Monthly Archives: August 2018

Communication minister gets Buhari’s nod to join Oyo guber race

The Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu, has secured the approval of President Muhammadu Buhari to contest the 2019 governorship election in Oyo State. This ...

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2019: Sen Jang declares interest in presidential race

Sen. Jonah Jang, former Plateau governor, on Tuesday in Jos joined the race for the PDP presidential ticket ahead of the 2019 general elections. Jang, ...

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INEC submits details of adjusted N143bn election budget

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has submitted its recommended adjustments to the 2019 election budget as requested by the National Assembly Joint Committee on ...

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NNPC: Buhari won’t siphon Nigeria’s oil revenues – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rebuked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for accusing the President Muhammadu Buhari administration of tampering with oil revenues, saying ...

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NNPC to establish two condensate refineries

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will establish two condensate refineries with a total refining capacity of 200,000 barrels per day. The Corporation ...

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UBA dangles N120m to 80 people in new savings promo

UBA Plc has launched a new savings promo, UBA Wise Savers Promo. The promo which is scheduled to run till September 30, 2019, will give ...

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Police laud Ugwuanyi on crime drop in Enugu

The Chairman of the newly inaugurated Police Service Commission (PSC), Mr. Musiliu Smith has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for the support and ...

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Osun govt recruits 20,000 youths for OYES scheme

The Osun State Government has enlisted another set of 20,000 youths for engagement in Osun Youths Empowerment Scheme (OYES), the offshoot of the World Bank/ ...

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Zamfara govt declares work-free day for PVCs

The Zamfara Government has reduce work hours beginning from Wednesday and declared Friday as work-free day to enable eligible voters obtain their Permanent Voter Cards ...

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Puerto Rico: Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 2,975

Officials in Puerto Rico now say 2,975 people died following Hurricane Maria – a devastating storm that struck the US island territory in September 2017. ...

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