NTA News Summary: 21 February 2017
Basketmouth Makes History At The Wembley Arena, London
History was made by Basketmouth on Valentines Day at the SSE Arena Wembley London, as fans came out to support and watch Nigeria’s biggest comedy export Basketmouth as he became the first & only African comedian to headline Wembley arena.
State Government Donates To NTA Maiduguri
Governor Kashim Shettima has Presented an uninterrupted power Supply equipment to NTA Maiduguri Zonal network centre to enhance its Operations.The governor also approved funds for Perimeter fencing and logistics.
CAS Operational Tour
The Nigerian Airforce is intensifying operations In the north east to ensure that fleeing Insurgents do not find a locationTo regroup. This came to the fore during an operationalTour mandated by the chief of air staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar to formations in The zone.
DG NAFDAC Reacts To Imported Garri
There has been allegations of imported Garri from India selling in Nigerian super Markets.
The information which has been trending on Social media is one that a lot of Nigerians Have been asking questions about.
Fashola Inspects Benin Road Project
The Minister of Power, Works and housing Babatunde Fashola has warned contractors handling road projects across the country not to Compromise equality
The minister was speaking when he inspected the ongoing construction work at the Benin Ehor road Dualization project in Benin city.
Former Chief Security Adviser Benue State Released
Nasarawa state police command has confirmed the release of former chief security adviser to former Benue state governor, Suswan at Garaku in Kokona local government area of Nasarawa state.
The command police public relations officer, Kennedy Idirisu said he was released this morning.
Garba Shehu On Nigeria Youths
Nigerian Youth has been urged to support the present administration as all efforts are geared towards securing the future
Senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Garba Shehu was speaking to newsmen in Abuja after an interactive session with the youths.
National Logistics Committee Donates To IDPs
The national logistic committee for Distribution of relief materials to Internally displaced persons has
Presented food and non-food items to borno state government for onward delivery to the target group.
Osinbajo Meets Presidential Task Force On Wheat
There is an assurance that the federal government will continue to support the drive towards self-sufficiency in food security.
Giving this assurance is acting president Yemi Osinbajo at a meeting he held with the presidential task force on rice and wheat at the presidential villa Abuja.
Record-Breaking Party For The Movie “The Wedding Party”
A record-breaking celebration party was held for the movie”The wedding party”.
The Elfike collective hosted the cast and crew of ‘the wedding party’ to a fabulous wedding-themed costume party in Lagos to celebrate its record-breaking cinema run and officially declare box office takings now in excess of N450m since its December 2016 theatrical release, Kemi Adetiba-directorial debut is now the highest grossing Nigerian movie of all time.
Three Persons Electrocuted In Port Harcourt
Three persons including a couple were electrocuted in Rumorosi community in Port Harcourt when an electricity transformer exploded.