74 results found for Nigerian Army

Nigerian Economic Summit: Heifer Nigeria to aid Nigerian Agri-transformation by Empowering Nigerian Youth

BY 2050, Africa will have a youth population of over 800 million, with an additional 400 million jobs set to be needed by 2035 for youth... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 hrs ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Rufus Idris, Heifer Nigeria, Nigerian Economic Summit Group, Youth and Technology,

Jamoh rallies support for Nigeria’s IMO Category C reinstatement

 THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has urged the international maritime community to support Nigeria’s bid for reinstatement into Category C of the International... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 15 hrs ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr Bashir Jamoh, João Titterington Gomes Cravinho,

PIA: FG inaugurates boards of new oil industry successor regulatory agencies

TIMIPRE Sylva, minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has inaugurated the governing boards of the new entities comprising the regulatory framework for the oil and gas... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 19 hrs ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission, Olasupo Agbaje, TIMIPRE Sylva, Gbenga Komolafe, Farouk Ahmed,President Muhammadu Buhari, Ibra

Army seeks support for ‘Exercise Still Water’ in S’South

THE 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, has solicited the support of Rivers’ residents to its operation, code-named ‘Exercise Still Water’ in four South-South... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Nigerian Army

Military Generals retired without reason ease out of office

THE affected military generals were among the 38 Army Officers that were compulsorily retired on 9 June 2016 without any cogent reason. The after officers ‘technically’ eased... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 501 times

Tags: Army Officers, F. O. Alli, E.J. Atewe, I.N. Ijioma, L.C. Ilo, T.C. Ude, L. Wiwa, S.D. Aliyu, M.Y. Ibrahim and O. Ejemai.

NNPC mulls rebuilding roads under tax credit scheme

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) started its week with an engagement with critical stakeholders in a bid to find lasting solutions to the road network... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 days ago | seen 197 times

Tags: Mele Kyari, NNPC, PTD, NARTO, Nigerian Union of Petroleum & Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG

Emir of Bungudu regains freedom after 32 days in captivity –emirate

THE Emir of Bungudu, Alhaji Hassan Attahiru, Sarkin Fulanin Bungudu, Zamfara state, has regained his freedom after 32 days of captivity in the hands of kidnappers. Magaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Emir of Bungudu, Nigerian Police Force

Nigerian Army to carry out disposal of expired explosives in Calabar

THE 13 Brigade Command of the Nigerian Army, Calabar, has announced that it would dispose of expired explosives at the shooting Range in Calabar from Oct.... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Nigerian Army

NSC boss decries infrastructure gap in Nigeria’s maritime domain

THE Executive Secretary /Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) Mr Emmanuel Jime, has decried a general infrastructure gap in the country’s maritime domain. Jime said this... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Nigerian Shippers’ Council,Mr Emmanuel Jime,

Law abiding Nigerians not harassed by Italian authorities- Unions

 THE National Union of Nigerian Association in Italy (NUNAI) and Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation Europe (NIDOE), Italy say law-abiding Nigerians living in Italy are not being... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Mr  Mfawa Abam,Pastor Mike  Oputteh,Mr Omorondion Iduhun,National Union of Nigerian Association in Italy,Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation Europe,

NPA to support digital revolution of African ports

THE Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has been working steadily to digitalise operations at all port locations in the country, towards optimal efficiency, elimination of corrupt practices... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Nigerian Ports Authority, Jean Marie Koffi,

Water engineers advocate good governance structure to tackle sector challenges

ENGINEERS in the water sector have called for a good governance structure to tackle the challenges in the provision and supply of quantitative and quality water... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Nigerian Institution of Water Engineers, quantitative and quality water,

Oscar Onyema resigns from Nigerian Exchange

The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), has announced the resignation of Oscar Onyema, as Non-Executive Director, ahead of NGX Group’s Friday listing. Abubakar Mahmoud, , chairman, NGX, said... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 days ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Oscar Onyema, Nigerian Exchange Limited, Abubakar Mahmoud, Temi Popoola

NCDMB, partners to complete 4 projects in Q4 2021  

FOUR major projects being developed by investors in partnership with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, would be completed before the end of 2021,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 days ago | seen 338 times

Tags: Nasir Sani Gwarzo, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB

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 7 days ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Nigeria Army, FCT, High Court

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 a week ago | seen 130 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

SON partners Army on intelligence sharing, surveillance, enforcement

THE Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says it is seeking partnership with the Nigerian Army on intelligence sharing, surveillance and enforcement against sub-standard goods throughout the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 126 times

Tags: SON, Nigerian Army

The making of 'The Greek Freak'

HE'S a two-time MVP winner, five-time All-Star and now an NBA champion - Giannis Antetokounmpo has had a remarkable rise to the top of the NBA. Born... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 22 times

Tags: NBA, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Athens, Nigerian

Truck driver destroys NPA e-call-up facility – Official

 THE Truck Transit Parks (TTP) Ltd., owners of Eto, the electronic call-up system for truck, says that a truck driver destroyed one of the barriers for... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Nigerian Ports Authority, Truck Transit Parks, electronic call-up system, Ms Toni Anne Uwaifo,

How Mike Ozekhome, SAN, got DSS to free Chinwetalu Agu

ACE Nollywood actor, Chinwetalu Agu, who has been in the Nigerian Army and Department of State Services, DSS, detention for nearly one week, for allegedly wearing... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 170 times

Tags: Steve Eboh, Monolisa Chinda, Chinwetalu Agu, Mike Ozekhome,, Emeka Rollas, Steve Eboh, Waski, Nigerian Guild of Actors,

Abia ranks 6th in HIV prevalence in Nigeria - U.S. envoy

  The U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires (CDA), Kathleen FitzGibbon, has said that Abia had the sixth highest HIV prevalence rate in the country with an estimated 58,341... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 119 times

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NCC’s regulatory instruments set to facilitate 5G deployment, tackle insecurity - Danbatta

The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has declared that three of the Commission’s regulatory instruments are set... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Danbatta, NCC, Nigerian Communications Commission

NCDMB hands over ultramodern technical workshops in A/Ibom State

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Friday handed over ultra-modern Woodwork and Carpentry workshops it renovated and upgraded at the Government Technical College,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 180 times

Tags: Elder Friday Emmanson Udoka, Elder Godwin Udom, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,Government Technical College,, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel,

NCC committed to facilitating growth of e-government – Danbatta

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, EVC, of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has highlighted the various regulatory measures of the Commission toward deepening the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Lanre Ajayi, Adeleke Adewolu, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, DigiServe Network Services Limited, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Association of Telecommunic

Goddy Ikeh to become Fellow of Nigerian Guild of Editors

By Anthony Isibor. THE Standing Committee of the Nigerian Guild of Editors has approved the confernment of the Fellow of Nigerian Guild of Editors, FNGE, on Goddy... Read more

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

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Capacity building, funding key conditions for local content growth - Wabote

ANY nation or sector of the economy that seeks to implement Local Content policies successfully must deploy certain programmes such as Capacity Building initiatives, Funding and... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB

Air Force holds firing exercise Oct. 4 to Oct. 7 in Benue

TACTICAL Air Command (TAC) of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) based in Makurdi will hold a routine air firing exercise on Oct. 4 to Oct. 7. This... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Air Force

Wike to be honoured for building Law School campus in Rivers

THE Executive Governor of Rivers, Mr Nyesom Wike is set to be honoured for the ongoing construction of a new campus of the Nigerian Law School... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 167 times

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Wabote tasks Media on Technology, Capacity Building

  MEDIA organisations, particularly those in the broadcast media have been charged to adopt emerging technologies and techniques to improve the quality of their productions and offerings... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 99 times

Tags: NTA, YaKubu Ibn Mohammed, Simbi Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB,

Wabote commends NTA's strides in digitising operations

 ...advises NTA management to embrace technological innovations to improve quality of programmes SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has advised the Nigerian... Read more

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

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Nigerian Television Authority, NTA

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 4 weeks ago | seen 523 times

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

NA condemns dehumanising of Corps member in video by officer officer

THE Nigerian Army, NA, says it has taken cognizance of a video clip currently making the rounds on the social media, where a female officer was seen... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 21 times

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FG sets up committee to tackle illegal refineries in Niger Delta

THE Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated an Inter-Ministerial Committee to tackle illegal refinery of crude oil in the Niger Delta region. The acting Solicitor-General of the Federation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 765 times

Tags: Umar Mohammed, Nigerian Army, Navy

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 441 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 96 times

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NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 293 times

Tags: Ginah O. Ginah, Daziba Patrick Obah, Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

NAF Hospital Lab bags ISO 15189 accreditation certificate 

FOR the second consecutive time, the 661 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory (661 NAFH), Ikeja has again won the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 15189:2012 accreditation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 433 times

Tags: Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory,Air Marshal Oladayo Amao,Tosan Erhabor,

 Okada rider allegedly imprisoned for exposing detention of Glory Okolie 

    FEW weeks ago, Harrison Gwamnishu, a popular human rights Activist, took to his Facebook page to inform the world about the story of a missing lady... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 176 times

Tags: Nigerian Police Force, Glory Okolie, Harrison Gwamnishu, Eastern Security Network, ESN,

NINAS urges UN to act now to avert catastrophe in Nigeria

  THE Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination, NINAS, has urged the United Nations, UN, to act now to avert catastrophe in Nigeria.   NINAS stated this in a... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 379 times

Tags: Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination, Professor Yusuf Turaki, Elder T.K Ogoriba, Don Pedro Obaseki, Tony Nnadi, Secretary-General NINAS, Professor Banji Akintoye, Ch

NCDMB, host communities parley on security of projects, jobs  

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) on Tuesday in Yenagoa held the maiden interactive session with representatives of host communities of its major projects... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 720 times

Tags: Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,

Igbo remember 28 persons killed in 2017 by Nigerian soldiers who raided  Nnamdi Kanu’s home

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has successfully observed a sit-at-home peaceful protest to remember victims of the genocidal invasion of its leader’s compound at Afaraukwu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 119 times

Tags: IPOB,Nnamdi Kanu,Nigerian soldiers,Gov Willie Obiano,

I’ll not take excuses – COAS tells commanders

THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has warned that he will not take or accept excuses from commanders as they lead troops in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 35 times

Tags: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, addressing participants at the opening of the Combined Second and Third Quarter Chief of Army Staff Conference, opening of the Combined Second an

NCDMB, Bayelsa sign Power Purchase Agreement on 10MW IPP

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Bayelsa State Government on Wednesday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the delivery of electricity... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 137 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

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 270 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 188 times

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

12 Nigerian female volleyballers depart for African championships in Rwanda

THE Nigerian women volleyball team left Abuja on Thursday for the 2021 African Volleyball Championships holding in Kigali, Rwanda. The team’s head coach, Samuel Ajayi, told newsmen... Read more

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

Tags: 12 Nigerian female volleyballers depart for African championships in Rwanda

NCC launches 4-year strategic vision plan

…releases a compendium of the EVC’s speeches.   By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,  executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has launched a strategic vision plan... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 109 times

Tags:  PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,Nigerian Communications Commission,

Photo: Nigerian girl wins Miss Ireland

NIGERIAN Pamela Uba, whose parents are from Uke, Idemili North in Anambra state, has won Miss Ireland contest last night, Wednesday, September 8. The 26-year-old Uba  crowned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 247 times

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400,000 Nigerian drug users who share needles responsible for spread of HIV

ABOUT 400,000 Nigerian drug users who exchange needles and syringes as a group while ingesting drugs are responsible for the spread of HIV in the country. Dr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

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Swedish firm embarks on digital literacy, skill acquisition for Nigerian students

GLOBAL Wissen Consult, a Sweden-Nigerian firm is partnering with education experts in Nigeria to boost digital education and enhance skills acquisition through digital programmes in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Swedish firm embarks on digital literacy, skill acquisition for Nigerian students

Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

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Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 234 times

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Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

THE Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday sealed a partnership agreement with Air Peace that made the frontline indigeous airline company the Official Airline Sponsor of Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 224 times

Tags: Air Peace is Official Airline Sponsor of the Nigerian National Teams

 How Nigerians can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from carrying out anti-people policies   

INTRODUCTION PRESIDENT Muhamadu Buhari's insistence on enforcing non- existent open-grazing laws and the construction of a rail line directly from Nigeria to Niger Republic, inspite of massive... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 954 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, President Muhammadu Buhari, National Association of Nigerian Students , Nigerian Medical Association, Nigerian Labour Congress (

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 632 times

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

With Aisha Buhari Cup, Future is Assured for Nigerian Girl-Child - Eucharia

FORMER Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Eucharia Uche, has declared her support for the Aisha Buhari Cup, saying that with the tournament, future is assured for Nigerian... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: With Aisha Buhari Cup, Future is Assured for Nigerian Girl-Child - Eucharia

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 530 times

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

Ihejirika, Nigerian Army clear the air on kidnappings, insecurity in Abia State

THE Nigerian Army has denied allegations that it is promoting criminality in Abia state and involved in the release of kidnap suspects in Isuikwuato Local Government... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Ihejirika, Nigerian Army clear the air on kidnappings, insecurity in Abia State

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 528 times

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

South East safe to host NUJ 7th Triennial conference - NUJ States chairmen

THIRTEEN key officials of the Nigerian Union of Journalists in the five South Eastern States have dismissed the false alarm that South East is not safe... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 156 times

Tags: Nigerian Union of Journalists,

COAS says army requires new tact, innovation to tackle insecurity

THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, says the army needs to become more tactful, ingenious and innovative in its operations to be able... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 44 times

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Army not abetting criminality in Abia – Nwachukwu

THE Nigerian Army has dismissed allegations by a lawmaker in Abia that the military officers were aiding and abetting criminality in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 43 times

Tags: The Nigerian Army,Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu,

PFAN seeks ICPC’s intervention over maltreatment of Nigerian Football Players

THE Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN) has sought the intervention of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over the plight and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 269 times

Tags: PFAN seeks ICPC’s intervention over maltreatment of Nigerian Football Players

NIFOR urges farmers to embrace date palm cultivation for its profitability

THE Nigerian Institute For Oil Palm Research (NIFOR) has advised farmers to embrace the cultivation of date palm for its huge return on investment profits. The Executive... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Nigerian Institute For Oil Palm Research,Dr Celestine Ekonoebe,

Diplomatic bruhaha as DR Congo officials harass Nigerian diplomats

A diplomatic row is brewing between Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo following harassment of Nigerian diplomats, burgling of the Nigerian Embassy in Kinshasa by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Nigerian Ambassador to the DR Congo, Ambassador (Engr) Omar Suleiman

Former NBA chairman threatens legal action against police over detained suspected IPOB informant 

MONDAY Ubani, former chairman, Nigerian Bar Association, and chairman, Association Section on Public and Developmental Law, NBA-SPIDEL, has threatened to drag Usman Baba, Inspector-General of Police,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: MONDAY Ubani, Nigerian Bar Association,Biafra,,

Society of Nigerian Artists mourns Yusuf Grillo

THE Society of Nigerian Artists (SNA) have paid tribute to late veteran artist, Yusuf Grillo who died Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, at the age of  86. Mr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 287 times

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Reps committee rejects Customs’ N1.33trn target revenue for 2022

THE House of Representatives Committee on Finance has rejected the N1.33 trillion target revenue by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) for the 2022 fiscal year. The committee... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: House of Representatives,Nigerian Customs Service,Mr  James Faleke

Doctor’s strike: Court orders parties to suspend hostilities, maintain status quo

THE National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered striking members of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors ( NARD) and the Federal Government to suspend all... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 180 times

Tags:  National Industrial Court, Abuja,Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors,

COAS visits 2 Division, tasks officers on professionalism

 THE Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.- Gen. Faruq Yahaya, has tasked officers and soldiers of the 2 Division Nigerian Army to be loyal and professional... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Lt.- Gen. Faruq Yahaya,Nigerian Army,

We’re repositioning NPA for efficiency, safety – MD

THE Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko, has pledged management’s determination to reposition the nation’s seaports for greater efficiency, safety... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Nigerian Ports Authority,Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko,Mr Olaseni Alakija,

Doctors Strike: NARD rejects new MoU with FG

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has rejected the new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) presented by the Federal Government. The NARD National President, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Federal Government, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa, Dr Chris Ngige,

Nigerian men’s basketball premier league gets underway Sept. 7, says coordinator

THE 2021 Nigerian Men’s Premier Basketball League has been fixed for Sept.7 as the race for the championship of the Nigerian Basketball League gets underway. The eventual... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 320 times

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Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 460 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, Benedict Peters, chief executive officer of Aiteo Group, Segun Og