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We’ll provide necessary logistics for relocation by IOCs — Gov Emmanuel

By Dennis Udoma UYO—Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has assured that he will provide the necessary logistics to ensure the prompt relocation of international oil companies to their operation base in the state. Gov Emmanuel Udom Governor Emmanuel added that he was negotiating with some foreign partners towards …

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Video: Army’s Operation Python Dance II in South-East illegal – Nwachukwu

A legal practitioner, Chuks Nwachukwu has, during an interview with Channels TV, said that the recent launch of a military exercise tagged “Operation Python Dance II”in the South Eastern states by the army is illegal in that the south east is not in a war situation. Chuks Nwachukwu Watch and …

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ASUU strike festers as unions shut down Kaduna State University

The Kaduna State University chapters of Senior Staff Association, Non Academic Staff union and National Association of Technologists have joined the nationwide indefinite strike declared by unions on Monday. Mr. Kantoma Bala, Chairman of the universities senior staff association, told newsmen in Kaduna on Tuesday, that the three unions had …

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Atiku to critics: Only lazy people think every rich man is corrupt

By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday took on his critics, asking them to provide proof of allegations of corruption against him. “If anyone has evidence against me, tender it now or shut up forever,” Atiku told his critics. In a statement issued …

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Please pay salaries to your workers, they’re suffering – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday urged governors that are owing salaries and pensions to pay their workers who depend solemnly on the money. President Buhari who met with members of the National Council of traditional rulers decried the way the Paris Club Refund was spent by some state governors. President Buhari …

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2019: Jonathan is not contesting for election – PDP S/South League

By Caleb Ayansina ABUJA – CONCERNED members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) from the South-South region, under the aegis of the PDP South-South League, yesterday, debunked rumours that the ex-President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan would contest for presidential election under PDP comes 2019, warning against any attempt to ridicule his …

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We’ll plunge Nigeria into another recession if… – Militants

*State conditions for peace*Say it’s too early to celebrate, lift suspension on Clark*Insist PANDEF is disbanded, FG should discuss with PNDPCBy Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South WARRI- THE Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, in coalition with nine other militant groups, last night, said it was too early for Nigerians to …

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Flood: Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue victims

Lagos – Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood in Benue. Dangote said on Sunday in Lagos that this was in response to the request by the Benue State Government. …

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AFAC 2017: I am impressed by the creativity of our people — Lai Mohammed

By OSA AMADI The Honourable Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has awarded high marks to Nigerians for their creativity. The high marks came at the on-going African Arts & Craft exhibition on Friday, after the minister toured the AFAC pavilion in the company of Mrs. Winifred Ekanem …

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Buhari administration is working and the results are showing—Lai Mohammed

Let me congratulate Nigerians over the good news.According to the  National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the economy grew by 0.55 percent in  GDP terms for Q2 2017. While this is good news for the good people of Nigeria,  it be very sad news for the purveyors of fake news, disinformation …

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