Daily Archives: August 22, 2017

Resumption: Buhari resumes duty, writes to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday wrote to the two chambers of the National Assembly to intimate the federal lawmakers that he had resumed work after spending 104 days outside the country ...

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FG to launch loan scheme for women soon

The Federal Government is set to launch a poverty alleviation scheme that will cater for the vulnerable and impoverished Nigerians who constitute about 70 per cent of the total population ...

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NJC bars judges standing trial from sitting

Judges standing trial over alleged acts of corruption in various courts have, again, been barred by the National Judicial Council (NJC) from performing their judicial duties ...

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Don’t be distracted, revive economy – NUPENG tells Buhari

The National Chairman, Petroleum Tanker Drivers’ Branch of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Chief Salmon Oladiti, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to be distracted ...

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South-West failed to access intervention funds in 2016 – UBEC

All the six states in the Southwest failed to provide the matching grant to access about N9 billion intervention funds released in 2015/2016 by the ...

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Suspected ritualist escapes from police custody

A suspected ritualist, Ifeanyi Dike, who was paraded on Saturday by the Rivers State Police Command for raping and killing an eight year old girl ...

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APC hails Gov. Ugwuanyi’s bi-partisan approach to governance

The National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) , South East, Hon. Emma Eneukwu, has described Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s bi-partisan approach to governance ...

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We’re working to bring OBJ, Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso back to PDP – Makarfi

The Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, said on Monday that the process of reconciling aggrieved foundation members of the party, including ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo ...

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FG extends whistle-blower policy to human trafficking

The Federal Government has extended its whistle blowing policy to the fight against human trafficking. Government’s action is sequel to a request by the Director-General ...

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NIMASA seeks to address concerns about carbon emissions from ships

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has raised concerns about carbon emissions from ships and other sources in the maritime sector and has convened ...

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