107 results found for Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria

Flood: FG flags-off distribution of agric. inputs to 7,386 Borno farmers

THE Federal Government has formally launched the distribution of agricultural inputs to 7,386 farmers affected by the 2020 flood in Borno. A statement on Friday by Mr... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 13 hrs ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Abdulkadir Ibrahim, National Emergency Management Agency,

Cancer: Creating awareness not enough, MWAN tells states govts.

The Medical Women Association of Nigeria (MWAN), Cross River chapter, on Friday, urged States Government to provide mammogram machines in their health facilities for cancer treatment. The... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 14 hrs ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Medical Women Association of Nigeria, , Dr Nakanda Bassey,

MASPAN 2021 AGM: Emmanuel Maiguwa emerges president

THE Chief Executive Officer of Bricks Murstern Mattoni Limited, Emmanuel Maiguwa, has been elected as President of Maritime Security Providers Association of Nigeria, MASPAN. Maiguwa was elected... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 15 hrs ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Emmanuel Maiguwa., Maritime Academy of Nigeria,,

World Food Day: Experts call for creation of investment opportunities for rural youths

 AHEAD of the World Food Day celebration that comes up on Oct.16, three experts have called on governments and  stakeholders to create unhindered investment opportunities for... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 17 hrs ago | seen 27 times

Tags: World Food Day, Mr Godwin Atser, Prof, Lateef Sanni, Mr John Olateru, All Farmers Association of Nigeria,

AGN congratulates Chigbo, new GOCOP president 

THE Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, has congratulated Maureen Chigbo, publisher of Realnews magazine on her recent election as first female president of Guild of Corporate... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted yesterday | seen 160 times

Tags: Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Maureen Chigbo, Ejezie Emeka Rollas,

Some FCT natives pray court to affirm their rights to ownership to ancestral communities

SOME natives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have asked the High Court of FCT to make an order, affirming their rights to the ownership of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 64 times

Tags: Nigeria Army, FCT, High Court

Ecobank flags off super rewards season two campaign

  ... 50 Customers to Get Cash Prizes weekly LAGOS, October 13, 2021-  Due to popular customers demand, Ecobank Nigeria has flagged off Season Two of its Super... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ecobank Nigeria, Korede Demola-Adeniyi, super rewards season, Daberechi Effiong,

NNPC to find lasting solutions to challenges faced by PTD, NARTO

AS a follow-up to its efforts in sustaining the current smooth supply and distribution of petroleum products nationwide within the festive period and beyond, the Nigerian... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 days ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Petroleum Tanker Drivers, Mallam Mele Kyari, NNPC, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Department of Petroleum Resources, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Department of State Services (DSS

Shell Nigeria, ERA quarrel over toxic waste dumpsite

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, SPDC, and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoEN, are at daggers drawn over a toxic waste dumpsite... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 days ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Bamidele odugbesan, Centennial Development and Investment Limited, Mike Karikpo, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, SPDC, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoE

IGP assures safe, secure electoral process in Anambra State

USMAN Baba, inspector general of police, IGP, has assured the nation of the commitment of the Force to securing the public space and upholding the democratic... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: USMAN Baba, Nigeria Police Force, Frank Mba

VON D-G says electronic transmission of election results will banish collation banditry

THE Director-General, Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has commended the Senate and the House of Representatives for incorporating electronic transmission of election results in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Voice of Nigeria, Senate

NGO wants collaboration on disaster management, prevention

AFRICAN Youths Assembly for Peace, an NGO, on Wednesday urged the Federal Government to strengthen collaboration with relevant stakeholders and organizations to ensure proper disasters management... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: African Youths Assembly for Peace, disasters management and prevention,

2023: Nigeria Diaspora Network commends Senate on electronic transmission of election results

THE Nigeria Diaspora Network (NDN), has commended the Senate for backing the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the inclusion of electoral transmission of election results... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Nigeria Diaspora Network, electoral transmission of election results, Independent National Electoral Commission,

NGO organises arts exhibition to promote peace in Plateau

AN NGO, the Catholic Caritas Foundation of Nigeria (CCFN), organized an arts exhibition on Wednesday in Jos to promote peace and peaceful coexistence in Plateau.   Mr. Cletus... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Catholic Caritas Foundation of Nigeria,

Photos: Agbese, Amuka, Adamu, Jakande, others honoured by League of Nigeria Columnists

  Lateef Jakande's widow receiving post humus on behalf of the late husband award at the event       Haroun Adamu receiving plaque from General Ike Nwachukwu      ... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 149 times

Tags: League of Nigeria Columnists, Dan Agbese, Prof. Anthony Killa, Haroun Adamu, Jakande, General Ike Nwachukwu,

President Buhari appoints new CEO for NEPC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ezra Yakusak as Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 days ago | seen 153 times

Tags: Ezra Yakusak, Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC,PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu,

Chiwetalu Agu freed from DSS custody

THE Department of State Services, DSS, has freed Chiwetalu Agu, Nollywood actor, who was arrested by the service after he was released by the Nigerian Army... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 days ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Chiwetalu Agu, Department of State Services, DSS, Ejezie Emeka Rollas, Steve Eboh, Public Relations Officer of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Monalisa Chinda Coker

EFCC recovers N1.6bn for AMCOM in 4 years

THE Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, says it has received N1, 667, 582, 605.04 recovered funds by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, between... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 days ago | seen 161 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Joshua Ikioda, Ahmed Lawan Kuru, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON,

Nigeria Customs decorate 68 newly promoted officers in Seme

THE Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday decorated 68 of its newly promoted officers in Seme Area Command with their new ranks. Addressing the newly promoted officers... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 303 times

Tags: NCS, Nigeria Customs Service,

How Nigeria can achieve self-sufficiency In food production – ARMTI Director

DR Olufemi Oladunni, an agriculture expert, says Nigeria can achieve self-sufficiency in food production if only 30 per cent of its population engaged in farming. Oladunni, the... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: DR Olufemi Oladunni, Agriculture and Rural Management Training Institute,

Customs Service set to impound 29 private airplanes

THE Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) released its report on the verification of privately-owned airplanes in the country on Tuesday in Abuja. It threatened to impound 29 jets... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Nigeria Customs Service, Mr Joseph Attah, privately-owned airplanes, Aircraft Clearance Certificates,

Any floodgate of Senior Advocates of Nigeria? I don’t think so (PART 1)

By Mike Ozekhome, SAN     INTRODUCTION SOME years ago, some young Lawyers, led by a very elderly senior member of the Bar, Pa Tunji Gomez (now late; may God... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, Senior Advocates of Nigeria,

Customs generates N129bn from Onne Port in 9 months

 THE Nigeria Customs Service, Area II Command Onne Port, has generated  N128,317,325,936.68 as revenue from January to September 2021. The collected figure is N45,761,404,176.65 above the total... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Ifeoma  Ojekwu, Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Auwal Mohammed,

NGO partners Swiss firm to digitise Nigeria’s Agric sector

SYNERGOS Nigeria, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has entered into a partnership with FCE Group AG, a Swiss blockchain company, to digitise Nigeria’s agriculture sector, an official... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 35 times

Tags: SYNERGOS Nigeria, NGO

Super brands must synergize to solve Africa’s problems – Akinwuntan

THE Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan has advocated a synergy between super brands in Africa to solve the multifarious challenges facing the continent. Akinwuntan, who made... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 283 times

Tags: Ecobank Nigeria

V-C advises new students to shun cultism, examination malpractice or face expulsion

PROF. Charles Igwe, Vice-Chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka, on Saturday advised matriculating students to shun cultism, examination malpractice and social vices or face expulsion. Igwe gave the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 229 times

Tags: University of Nigeria Nsukka, PROF. Charles Igwe

IPOB Order: Nigerian flag disappear in South East

NIGERIA flags hoisted in banks and other public institutions in parts of the South-East Nigeria were pulled down on Friday in obedience to the order of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 181 times

Tags: South-East Nigeria, IPOB

Partnering with Nigeria through social investments - The Chevron Nigeria  experience

THE Chevron companies in Nigeria celebrate with the country on the 61st anniversary of Nigeria’s independence, on October 1, 2021. The Nigerian oil and gas industry is strategic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 428 times

Tags: Chevron Nigeria Limited,Esimaje Brikinn

DSS has no hand in Akunyili’s murder – spokesman

THE Department of State Services, DSS, says it has no hand in the killing of Dr Chike Akunyili, widower of former information minister, Dora. Akunyili was killed... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 283 times

Tags: Nsukka Alumni Association (UNAA), Dr Chike Akunyili, Dr Peter Afunanya,University of Nigeria, Nsukka Alumni

Nigeria’s 61st independence anniversary is worth celebrating – Northeast residents

AS Nigeria marks its 61st independence anniversary, some residents of the Northeast hold diverse views as to whether or not there is any cause for celebration. A... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Nigeria,

Customs intercept live cartridges concealed in cassava flour

THE Special Assignment Team of Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, Nigeria Customs Service, has intercepted three Mazda saloon cars loaded with live cartridges concealed in sacks... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 178 times

Tags: Nigeria Customs Service

Millennial should drive payment innovations – Banker

THE Chief Financial Officer, Ecobank Nigeria, Ibukunoluwa Oyedeji, has advocated that banks and government institutions responsible for financial management should ensure millennial are involved in the process of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 379 times

Tags: Ecobank Nigeria,

What Nigeria requires to address infrastructure deficit — Emefiele

GODWIN Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Saturday, September 25, said that the federal government needed about US$100 billion annually to address... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 490 times

Tags: Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC), Osita Nwanisobi.,GODWIN Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN,

Revealed: How $1.2m bribe was paid to finance presidential elections in Nigeria 

  LAWSUITS in London and New York, have shed light on how fees trading firms paid agents to win oil contracts from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 521 times

Tags: Anthony Stimler, Glencore, BP Plc, Jonathan Zarembok, Bloomberg, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,

Falconets confident as race to Costa Rica begins in Douala

COACH Christopher Danjuma has expressed confidence in his Nigeria U20 girls as the real race for berths at the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 198 times

Tags: Christopher Danjuma, Nigeria U20 girls, FIFA U20 Women’s World Cu

Judgment in suit filed by Community that claimed to have lost 105 persons in herdsmen attack scheduled for 24th Sept by ECOWAS Court

JUDGMENT has been scheduled for Friday, 24th September by the ECOWAS Court of Justice in a case brought by 14 Nigerians alleging the destruction of their... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: ECOWAS Court, DSS, Nigeria Air force, herdsmen,

Church of Nigeria wants bandits, herders declared terrorists

THE Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) has raised the alarm that Nigeria is turning to a land flowing with tears and blood because of the impact of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 217 times

Tags: Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Henry Ndukuba, President Muhammadu Buhari

Kano-Jigawa Customs generates N16.9 billion in 6 months

KANO-Jigawa Area Comnand of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) announced Thursday a collection of N16,909,520,467.32 from January to August. This was disclosed by Customs Area Contoller Comptroller... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: KANO-Jigawa, Nigeria Customs Service

Researcher decries Anambra’s 90,000 out-of-school children

BEN Nwosu, Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Development Studies, University of Nigeria, Enugu, on Wednesday decried the 90, 000 out-of-school children in Anambra State, describing the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 317 times

Tags: University of Nigeria, Enugu

AMCON takes over former Kwara State governor's mansion over ₦5 Billion Debt

FOLLOWING the order of Justice A.M. Liman of the Federal High Court, Lagos Division, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, on Wednesday, September 22, in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 408 times

Tags: Abdulfatah Ahmed,Justice A.M. Liman,Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria,

SNF tells Baba-Ahmed: A Mauritanian cannot decide Nigeria's presidency

  ...describes him and NEF as crisis entrepreneur     OLUFEMI Lawson, spokesman, Southern Nigeria Frontier, SNF, has responded to the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, over the provocative statement... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 824 times

Tags: Northern Elders Forum,Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,Southern Nigeria Frontier,

Customs takes delivery of 2 mobile scanners at Tincan

THE Nigeria Customs Service,  Tincan Island Area Command, on Monday took delivery of two NUCTECH Mobile Scanners MT1213DE with accessories. The equipment arrived on board Glovis Horizon ... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Nigeria Customs Service

FG, Nigerian Military connived with armed herdsmen to kill residents in South East - HURIWA

THE Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has accused the Federal Government and the Nigerian military in the South East of collusion with armed Fulani... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 434 times

Tags: Nigerian Army,Eastern Security Network,Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria,

NNPC records crude oil, gas sales of $219.75m in May

…Posts ₦295.72bn from sale of petroleum products     THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a total crude oil and gas export sales of $219.75m in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,

MBF alleges Mailafia was shabbily treated in hospital before his death

    THE Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has alleged that Obadiah Mailafia, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, was shabbily treated in the hocpital... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 655 times

Tags: Obadiah Mailafia, Isuwa Dogo, Central Bank of Nigeria, University of abuja teaching Hospital,

SCOA boss commends Unity Bank, Others for N15.5b worth of Trucks supply deal to Julius Berger 

Massad Boulos, group managing director of SCOA Nigeria Plc, has commended Unity Bank Plc and other banks for facilitating a credit facility of N15.5 billion for... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 163 times

Tags: Unity Bank Plc, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Massad Boulos, SCOA Nigeria Plc,Heritage, Zenith, Providus, Wema, UBA, Union and Coronation Merchant Banks

Forex scarcity hamper sale of Shell assets in Nigeria

SOME of the assets pencilled down for sale by Shell Nigeria have been abandoned as local financial institutions lacked capacity to facilitate their acquisition by interested... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 398 times

Tags: Shell Nigeria, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Segun Agbaje,

Moody’s and BitSight partner to create integrated Cybersecurity Risk Platform

MOODY’S Corporation and BitSight today announced a significant investment by Moody’s, further enhancing BitSight’s offerings and capabilities, to create a comprehensive, integrated, industry-leading cybersecurity risk platform. This... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 270 times

Tags: MOODY’S Corporation, BitSight

Shell Nigeria trains 40 Imo youths for Assah North-Ohaji South gas project

LEADING energy company, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has commenced a one-year professional and vocational training for 40 youths from the SPDC... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 556 times

Tags: Shell Nigeria trains 40 Imo youths for Assah North-Ohaji South gas project

Floods claim 4 in Federal Capital Territory — FEMA

FOUR residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have lost their lives to floods. The FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said it established this in the course... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Trademoore, Light Gold and Wisdom Estates, Muhammed Bello, FCT Emergency Management Agency,

Cholera kills 46 persons in one week in Nigeria - NCDC

THE Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 46 new deaths linked to suspected cholera cases were recorded in the country in the past one week. The... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC

Photo: AMCON trains solicitors, receivers and receiver/managers in Abuja

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, at the weekend trained its solicitors, receivers and receiver/managers in Abuja. Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Norbert Enenmoh, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Albert Nwanozie, Eberechukwu Uneze, AMCON, Ahmed Kuru, Ibrahim Sulaiman, Joshua Ikioda, AMCON’s Group Head of Enforcement, Fatihu A. Abba,

US-CDC trains 40 Public Health Officials in Nigeria on Emergency Response

THE United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US-CDC) on Monday kicked off a two-week capacity building program in Lagos for Nigerian experts on public... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 64 times

Tags: US-CDC trains 40 Public Health Officials in Nigeria on Emergency Response

CBN warns banks to stop foreign exchange malpractices

THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) to always observe due diligence and desist from all forms of malpractices in foreign... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Ozoemena Nnaji, CBN, Central Bank of Nigeria

Create businesses around adverse situations, Wabote charges youths

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote has challenged young Nigerians to create business opportunities around uncomfortable situations rather... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 266 times

Tags: Junior Chambers International (JCI) Nigeria Senate Association Leadership Excellence for National Development (LEND), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabo

FG directs NCC to immediately deploy 5G  in Nigeria

  THE Federal Government has approved the deployment of the Fifth Generation Network, otherwise called 5G in Nigeria. Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 185 times

Tags: National Frequency Management Council, 5G, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),

Give football holistic support to grow, unite Nigeria – Administrator

A football administrator in Anambra, Mr Augustine Amakom, says Nigeria’s reckoning as a football powerhouse needs to be improved upon. This, he said, could be done by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Give football holistic support to grow, unite Nigeria – Administrator

Amene: Aisha Buhari Cup will further improve Nigeria Women's Leagues

A board member of the Nigeria Women Football League and General Co-ordinator of the NWFL Nationwide League, Mr Joe Amene believes the Aisha Buhari Cup will... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Amene: Aisha Buhari Cup will further improve Nigeria Women's Leagues

Nigeria requires more personnel to combat insecurity, says NSCDC boss

AHMED Audi, Commandant General (CG), Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), said that Nigeria requires more security personnel to effectively combat and end insecurity in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Nigeria requires more personnel to combat insecurity, says NSCDC boss

NIS circular orders rehearsals for CGIS pulling out parade 

By Anthony Isibor   THE controversy over President Muhammadu Buhari’s extension of Mohammed Babandede, controller general of  Immigration Service', CGIS, tenure will soon end going by the content... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Nigeria Immigration Service,DCI Adams Muhammed, PSC,Mohammed Babandede,pulling out parade,

Focus on saving Nigeria, not 2023 elections — Obi tells political leaders

FOLLOWING the recent closure of schools in Zamfara State, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Focus on saving Nigeria, not 2023 elections — Obi tells political leaders

Nigeria name 23-woman provisional list for tournament

HEAD Coach Randy Waldrum has named a 23-woman provisional list for the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament, taking place in the City... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Nigeria name 23-woman provisional list for tournament

Fayemi, Afe Babalola make case for more united Nigeria

…as ex-Senate President, David Mark hails Fayemi’s agricultural initiatives EKITI State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi and founder of Afe Babalola University Ado Ekiti, (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Fayemi, Afe Babalola make case for more united Nigeria

I choose my people Fulani over Nigeria

By Tukur Danmuazu I believe Igbo should have their Biafra because I find no single positive reason why we must live as one nation while other people... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 153 times

Tags: I choose my people Fulani over Nigeria

American Ambassador predicts terrorists takeover of Super Tucano fighter jets in Nigeria

A former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell has warned of a possible takeover the recently acquired Super Tucano fighter jets by bandits and terrorists. Mr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 219 times

Tags: American Ambassador predicts terrorists takeover of Super Tucano fighter jets in Nigeria

IDEMIA partners with KT Corporation to support launch of Asia-Pacific’s 1st 5G Standalone Network and 5G SIM

IDEMIA will supply KT Corporation its eXtra One 5G USIM, Universal Subscriber Identity Module, a dedicated 5G SIM card giving enhanced subscriber privacy protection and fast,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: IDEMIA,KT Corporation,5G Standalone Network and 5G SIM,

IGP declares open 3-day workshop for Police PROs

By Anthony Isibor.   USMAN Alkali Baba, the Inspector General of Police, has declared open the three-day presidential capacity building workshop organized for Police Public Relations Officers across... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: USMAN Alkali Baba,Nigeria-German Development Cooperation,Inspector General of Police,

NCDMB to hold second Research, Development fair Sept 9

By Anthony Isibor.   SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary, Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has announced that the 2021 Research and Development Fair and Conference will hold on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: SIMBI Wabote,Research, Development fair,Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board,

PGF DG gives conditions for state police in Nigeria

SALIHU Lukman, Director-General, Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), says state police can only operate in Nigeria, under the supervision of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Lukman said this... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 257 times

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Qatar 2022 Race: Togolese officials to take charge of Nigeria, Liberia clash

WORLD football –governing body, FIFA has appointed Togolese official, Kouassi Attisso Attiogbe as the referee for next Friday’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying match between... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 182 times

Tags: Qatar 2022 Race: Togolese officials to take charge of Nigeria, Liberia clash

Only 5,000 spectators to watch Nigeria versus Liberia match in stadium

THE Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved for the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to have only 5,000 spectators at next week’s FIFA World Cup qualifying... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 273 times

Tags: Only 5,000 spectators to watch Nigeria versus Liberia match in stadium

Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: Togolese officials picked for Nigeria versus Liberia clash

WORLD football governing body FIFA has appointed Togolese official Kouassi Attiogbe, as the referee for next Friday’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying match between Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 289 times

Tags: Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: Togolese officials picked for Nigeria versus Liberia clash

Group urges inauguration of NDDC Board

THE Leadership and members of the South East South South Professionals of Nigeria, SESSPN, have expressed deep concern over the inability and neglect of the Federal... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: South East South South Professionals of Nigeria,

COVID-19: NCDC reports 835 new cases, 10 deaths

RIVERS led the pack on Thursday with 267 coronavirus cases as the country recorded 835 additional infections on Aug. 26. Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 197 times

Tags: Nigeria Centre for Disease Control,

NNPC, KDSG, Sign MoU on Gas Utilisation, Expansion

…as Kyari assures gas supply will revamp industries  NIGERIA’S domestic gas penetration aspirations have received a major boost as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kaduna State... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 630 times

Tags: Gas Aggregation Company of Nigeria,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,Mallam Mele Kyari,

Armed Forces will never allow Nigeria to disintegrate – Sawyerr

THE Director Defence Information, Maj.-Gen. Benjamin Sawyerr, says the Armed Forces under the leadership of Gen. Lucky Irabor, will not allow Nigeria to disintegrate. Sawyerr stated this... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Armed Forces will never allow Nigeria to disintegrate – Sawyerr

House of Reps lauds Kyari over revenue projection for 2022-2024 

MELE Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Wednesday received accolades from the House of Representatives Committee on Finance for providing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 529 times

Tags: MELE Kyari,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,Hon. Abiodun James Faleke,

NNPC to monitor fuel distribution electronically to check activities of smugllers — GMD

MR Mele Kyari, the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has said that the corporation would henceforth employ electronic to monitor... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 523 times

Tags: MR Mele Kyari,House of Representatives Committee on Finance.,Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,

Proposed creation of Nigeria/Benin joint commission receives boost

THE creation of a Nigeria-Benin Republic Permanent Joint Commission will boost economic development and security in the two neighboring countries.   The Chairman of the Steering Committee on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Nigeria-Benin Republic Permanent Joint Commission,Amb. Kayode Oguntuase,

Leverage $4b Global Education Fund, UK charity advises FG

THE Chairperson of the Education Committee of the Nigeria-British Business Forum, Mrs Ibironke Adeagbo, has told the Nigerian Government to leverage fast on the $4 billion... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Global Education Summit,Nigeria-British Business Forum, Mrs Ibironke Adeagbo,

FCTA to establish livestock special Agro-industrial processing zone – Minister

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) is to establish a Special Agro-industrial Processing Zone (SAPZ) in livestock production, processing and marketing. Minister of State, FCT, Dr Ramatu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Special Agro-industrial Processing Zone,“FEED Nigeria Summit,Dr Ramatu Aliyu,

Mongono says terrorist groups forming alliance in the Sahel

...border insecurity , a permanent problem for Nigeria,  Cameroon  - Nji    NATIONAL Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (retd), on Tuesday raised the alarm on attempts... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 232 times

Tags: Zubairu Dada,Major General Babagana Monguno,Cameroon/Nigeria Transborder Security Committee,

Reading: Expert urges parents to monitor children’s social media usage

DR Oluchi Kalu, acting National Liberian and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) National Library of Nigeria, has called on parents to monitor the content their children consume... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: DR Oluchi Kalu,National Library of Nigeria,

NEMA trains stakeholders on emergency response, equipment handling

THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Abuja Operations Office, on Tuesday, organised a one-day stakeholders training for emergency responders in the Federal Capital Territory. Mr Justin Uwazuruonye,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

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ICAN seeks amicable resolution of VAT collection dispute

THE Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has implored Rivers and Federal Governments to amicably resolve the issue of VAT collection, to protect taxpayers and... Read more

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Church tasks government on containing insecurity

THE Reformed Presbyterian Church of Nigeria (RPCN) has expressed concern at the pervading insecurity and escalation of violence in different parts of the country. The church thus... Read more

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Transcorp appoints Oliver Andrews as Independent non-Executive Director

 THE Board of Directors,  Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) Plc,  has formally announced the appointment of Mr Oliver Andrews,  as an Independent Non-Executive Director,  from Aug.... Read more

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The existence of grazing routes in Nigeria: fact or fiction (Part 1)

By Mike Ozekhome. Introduction ON 11 the May, 2021, all the 17 Governors in the Southern States, proscribed open grazing owing to public outcry on the atrocities being... Read more

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Nigeria records 565 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths on Monday – NCDC

NIGERIA on Monday recorded 565 new COVD-19 cases and eight deaths, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC stated this on Tuesday. The centre said... Read more

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Group urges compensation for victims of attacks in Plateau

A Christian group, Fellowship of Churches of Christ in Nigeria, has called on Federal and State Governments to compensate victims of various attacks in Plateau Chairman of... Read more

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Work begins on damaged rail panels linking Osun with Kwara

THE management of Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has commenced the repair of damaged rail panels linking Osun with Kwara. Mr Stephen Obasanjo-Dominion, the Principal Civil Engineer with... Read more

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4 millionaires emerge from Ecobank Nigeria Super Rewards Scheme

 FOUR customers of Ecobank Nigeria Limited,  including Tsoo Alaye, with an Ecobank Microfinance Special Account representing FCT / Northern Region; Badero Modupe Olufunmilayo, with a Personal Flexi Account, representing... Read more

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Nasarawa State Govt distributes relief materials to flood victims

 NASARAWA State Government has begun the distribution of relief materials to people affected by flood in three communities in Nasarawa Eggon and Akwanga Local Government Areas... Read more

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First Bank sponsored first class material continues to empower, celebrate Nigerian youth

THE First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria's premier and leading financial services provider has again reinforced its commitment to Youth Empowerment and Entrepreneurship through its sponsorship... Read more

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LASEMA warns Lagos residents

THE Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said it recovered a fallen tanker around Oregun area in Ikeja and warned residents to abstain from activities that... Read more

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COVID-19: Nigeria logs 187,023 total infections – NCDC

 THE Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Nigeria logged 187,023 total confirmed COVID-19 infections as of Aug. 22. The NCDC made this known via its website... Read more

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Nigeria to explore DFC option in infrastructure financing – Minister

THE Federal Government says it will explore the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) in sourcing fund for its infrastructural development. The Minister of Information and Culture,... Read more

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Local content: SIM cards, cell phones now made-in-Nigeria — Pantami

THE Federal Government says it has achieved 100 per cent in the production of Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards as well as manufacture of many components... Read more

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Nigeria, US to sign agreement on cultural property trafficking

The Federal Government and the United States of America have agreed to sign a bilateral agreement stopping illicit trafficking in cultural property and artefacts. The Minister of... Read more

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MacArthur Foundation Awards Nigeria's CLEEN Foundation Grant to boost police reforms

THE CLEEN Foundation (formerly known as the Centre for Law Enforcement Education in Nigeria) has announced that it has been awarded a grant from John D.... Read more

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LASU management reacts to killing of former student

THE management of the Lagos State University (LASU),Ojo, has assured the  entire students of the institution  that all issues surrounding the attack on one of its... Read more

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NNPC hails appeal court’s judgment on OML 11

THE Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has hailed the recent Appeal Court judgment affirming its operatorship of the Oil Mining License 11 (OML 11), describing it... Read more

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PIA ‘ll engender efficiency, competitiveness in downstream sector – IPMAN

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN),  says the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) will engender a conducive environment for more efficient downstream sector. IPMAN’s National President, ... Read more

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TotalEnergies reduces gas flaring in Nigeria by 75 percent - Bandele

  TOTALENERGIES has successfully reduced gas flaring in its operations in Nigeria by 75 per cent in the last 10 years, according to Victor Bandele, deputy managing... Read more

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Nigeria registers 674 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths – NCDC

THE Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 674 additional COVID-19 infections and eight more deaths had been registered as at Aug. 19. The NCDC stated this... Read more

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OML 11: NPDC resumes operation after favourable court judgement

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has hailed the recent Appeal Court judgment affirming its operatorship of the Oil Mining License 11, OML 11, describing it... Read more

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SON worries over adulterated fertiliser in markets

THE Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has urged fertilizer producers and dealers to adhere to standard and expose those producing and selling adulterated fertiliser to farmers. Malam... Read more

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