Daily Archives: August 16, 2018

Substance abuse, illicit drugs, the youth and our society

By Oliver Ejike Uja A man whose child was admitted into a psychiatric facility was downcast and lamented how he had been struggling to provide ...

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Overland Airways begins flight services from Lagos to Cotonou

Nigeria’s frontline airline, Overland Airways on Sunday, August 12, 2018 began flight services from Lagos to Cotonou, the Republic of Benin. The inaugural flight was ...

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Nigeria loses N126.2bn on abandoned FG properties in Lagos – UNILAG don

The Federal Government has again been charged to either concession or sell all its buildings that are not being utilized across the country to private ...

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UAE Exchange, Unimoni waive service fee on remittances to Kerala Distress Relief Fund

Leading money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brands, UAE Exchange and Unimoni, have waived service fee on remittances to Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief ...

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2019: I’m considering to run against Pres. Buhari – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, is considering running against President Muhammadu Buhari when Africa’s top oil producer holds elections in February ...

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EFCC demands minutes of Benue State Security Council meetings

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Wednesday raised the alarm over alleged continued persecution by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ...

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Reps, Senate panels grill INEC chairman over N189.2bn polls budget

Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Electoral and Political Party Matters on Wednesday grilled the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu ...

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Abacha’s chief security officer, al-Mustapha, mulls joining 2019 presidential race

Hamza al-Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer to late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, says he will join the presidential race if prevailed upon by Nigerians to do so ...

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Defection: Kaduna Assembly declares ex-Deputy Speaker’s seat vacant

The Kaduna State House of Assembly has declared the seat of the immediate past Deputy Speaker of the House, Mr John Kwaturu, vacant ...

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FG vows to end killings

The Federal Government is committed to addressing the nation’s security challenges and ensuring that the perpetrators of killings in parts of the country are brought to justice ...

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