Daily Archives: September 10, 2017

Pres. Buhari condemns herdsmen for killing 19 in Jos

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the senseless killing of 19 persons, especially women and children in a night attack on Ancha village in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State ...

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Boko Haram kills 11, injures 13 in Borno …as DSS uncovers terrorists’ plot to bomb Abuja, Kano, Kaduna, others

The police and members of the vigilante youth group popularly known as Civilian JTF, yesterday confirmed that 11 persons were killed, 13 injured while eight others are still missing in two fresh Boko Haram attacks in Borno State ...

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Osinbajo denies 2019 presidential ambition

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has denied any presidential ambition in 2019 describing those behind “Osinbajo Volunteers” as mischievous ...

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Economy: I pray Nigeria’s oil dries up, says el-Rufai

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State believes the oil wealth accruing to the country constitutes a major obstacle to Nigeria’s ability to think and innovate its way out of underdevelopment ...

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NLC opposes release of fresh Paris Club refund to states

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to release the third and final tranche of the Paris Club refund to state governors until they make a concrete commitment to use the money ...

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Senate to prioritise passage of Occupational Safety Bill – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki, has stated that the 8th Senate will give accelerated consideration to the Occupational Safety and Health Bill (SB. 200), once the National Assembly resumes from its annual recess later this month ...

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BoI, MADE sign MoU on leather production

The Bank of Industry (BoI) has partnered DAI- Market Development in the Niger Delta (MADE) and leather product manufacturers to drive production in the country. ...

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Forex: CBN automates import process for investors

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has instructed banks and other authorized dealers  to implement electronic Certificate of Capital Importation (eCCI) for foreign investors. The ...

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Heritage Bank, NIMASA support climate change initiative

Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, Chairman of the Environment Committee of the 2014 National Conference and leader of Seagull Carnival Band has received support from Heritage Bank ...

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LG Elections: Enugu PDP holds peaceful primaries across 260 wards

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu State yesterday held peaceful ward primaries across the 260 electoral wards of the State, which elected councillorship candidates ...

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