MILITANT ATTACKED MORE OIL FACILITIES AS THREE SOLDIERS KILLED.

Niger Delta Militant on Wednesday evening, launched a surprise attack at a military houseboat in the creeks of Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, killing two soldiers and six civilians. In a swift...

FG SCRAPPED POST UTME EXAM.

The Federal Government has scrapped post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country. The government and stakeholders in education sector also pegged 180 as the benchmark for...

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT MOVED FOR FOOD SECURITY; AUDU OGBE.

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development,Audu Ogbeh, yesterday,described food eaten by most Nigerians as poison. He also disclosed that over boiling of cow meat by Nigerians was saving them from being infected by Tuberculosis...

LACK OF FUNDS WILL NOT STOP OGONNI CLEAN-UP — FG.

As President Muhammadu Buhari flags off the cleanup of the Niger Delta on Thursday (tomorrow), beginning from Ogoniland in Rivers State, the Federal Government has assured Nigerians that the exercise will not stop until...

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY MOVED TO TAKE OVER CODE OF CCT AND CCB.

House of Representatives yesterday considered and adopted 10 proposed amendments to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and Tribunal Act, including a new clause that gives power to appoint personnel of the Bureau to...

NO GOING BACK ON ELECTRICITY TARRIFF HIKE— FG.

THE Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, told the Senate yesterday that there was no going back on the implementation of the 45 per cent increase in electricity tariff already in progress. According to NERC,...

BIAFRA AND MILITANCY, BUHARI NOT LEARNING FROM THE PAST— ATIKU.

Following the renewed militancy in the Niger Delta and related agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, has said that the All Progressives Congress-led government under President Muhammadu Buhari,...

INEC TO CONCLUDE POLLS JULY 31:

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is committed to concluding the suspended elections in Rivers, Imo, Kogi and Kano states which were disrupted by violence not later than 31, 2016. This is provided that all necessary...

APPEAL COURT ORDERED MY PIKIN SELLER TO PAY N1 MILLION NAIRA FINE:

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on Tuesday ordered Barewa Pharmaceutical Company to pay a fine of N1m for the sale of a contaminated baby teething mixture, My Pikin, which resulted in...

TALK WITH NIGER DELTA AVENGERS UNREALISTIC FOR NOW— ARMY.

THE Nigerian Army said on Tuesday that talks with the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, which has launched unrelenting attacks on oil installations and weaken crude production in the Niger Delta, could not be...

UK DETECTIVES IN NIGERIA FOR ALISON-MADUEKE”S CASE; EX-MINISTER ACCOUNTS FROZEN.

As part of the ongoing probe and preparation for the arraignment of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, some investigators from the United Kingdom have visited Nigeria to gather evidence. The ex-minister...

FG DEPLOYS FIVE(5) WARSHIPS, 100 GUNBOATS, FIGHTER JETS TO EASTERN REGION.

The federal government, yesterday, deployed an armada of five warships, 100 gunboats and fighter jets to the creeks of the Niger Delta, in response to continued bombing of oil and gas pipelines by Niger...

News fraudulent deals exposed in Abuja

n a six (6) letter pages written by concerned members of Abuja Chambers of Commerce and Industry to the Honorable Speaker, Hon. Yakubu Dongara captioned “Save our souls appeal by concerned members of the...

NEWSROWDY SESSION AS KACHIKWU JUSTIFIES SUBSIDY REMOVAL AND HOUSE OF REPS DEMAND EXPLANATIONA.

he Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has told members of the House of Representatives that the Federal Government had no other option than to increase the price of fuel. He said that...