2019 : South-West APC Not Aware Of Buhari’s Intention To Re-contest

Leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in South West geo-political zone on Thursday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari has not informed them he will re-contest in the 2019 general elections. The APC stalwarts...

Okorocha denies having problems with president Buhari

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State, has denied being at logger heads with President Muhammadu Buhari.   The Governor, a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has on several occasions been linked with vying for...

Alleged N1.5bn fraud: Court grants Edo APC woman leader, 4 others N1m bail each

Justice Ohimai Ovbiagele of a Benin High Court on Friday granted Mrs Aisosa Amadasun, the Edo Woman Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) and four others N1 million bail each. The other defendants are: Adama...

Online travel booking is safer, cheaper, convenient – Agency

Travel Start Nigeria, an online travel agency has urged air travelers to always book their flights online because it is safer, cheaper and convenient. The company manager, Mr Philip Akesson, made this known in an...

Monkey Pox: Ministry Appeals Children To Return To Classrom

Enugu State Ministry of Education has appealed to parents to send their wards back to school, assuring them that no unapproved activities were carried out in any school. The state commissioner for Education, Professor Uche...

Resident Doctors Give 10-Days To Commence Strike Over Unpaid Salary

Barely one month after their nationwide strike, the resident doctors at the University College Hospital, UCH, Ibadan, on Friday, gave the hospital management another 10-day strike notice to protest unpaid salaries. Dr Segun Olaopa, the President of...

Disaster: NGO Urges FG To Seek New Strategies On Reduction, Management

In commemoration of the 2017 World Disaster Reduction Day, The Community Emergency Response Initiative, an NGO, has called on the Federal Government to seek new strategies to promote disaster management and reduce the number...

UDP Chairman Advocates Nigeria Pidgin English As National Language

Mr Godson Okoye, National Chairman, United Democratic Party, UDP, has advocated the adoption of Pidgin English as Nigeria’s national language to promote unity in the country. He said that a common language will bring about...

Nigeria Film Corporation Partners Morocco

The Nigerian Film Corporation, NFC, has on Friday stated its partnership with the Government of Morocco for content sales, students and Film practitioners annual exchange programme. The corporations Managing Director, Dr Chidia Maduekwe, said this...

Al-Makura Appoints New HoS, Special Adviser

The Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Al-Makura, has on Friday appointed Mr Abari Aboki as the new Head of Service, asics gel kayano HoS, replacing Mr Thomas Ogiri who retired recently. The Secretary to...

Drug Abuse: NDLEA Warn Residents On Self Medication

Enugu state commander of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Dr. Anthony Ohanyere, has on Friday advised residents to desist from self medication. Ohanyere observed that some residents of Enugu took delight in patronising...

Corruption: Magu needs information volunteers

By Uche Bibilari The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu has called on Nigerians to actively participate in the fight against corruption by providing useful information. nike air...

Ogun Govt. pays N5.1bn to pensioners in 8 months

By Abiodun Lawal The Permanent Secretary, Ogun Bureau of Pensions, Mr Babatunde Agbaje, said on Thursday that the state government had paid N5.1billion to its pensioners between January and August. Agbaje made this known during an...

U.S. pulls out from UNESCO in Dec.

(Sputnik/NAN) Following repeated calls for reform and anti-Israel bias in UNESCO, the United States (U.S.) says it will withdraw from the organisation at the end of 2018. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a...