Repatriation: Foreign Affairs, Refugee Commission Strengthen Partnership

Suleiman Idris- July 2, 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) and other stakeholders have strengthened their partnership towards the ... Read More

ActionAid Donates Hand Sanitizers to NTA

Streaming Admin- July 2, 2020

ActionAid Nigeria has donated hand sanitizers to the Nigerian Television Authority to protect journalists from contracting COVID-19. Communications coordinator, ActionAid Nigeria, Lola Ayanda who presented ... Read More

Domestic flights to resume July 8 – Minister

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Wednesday in Abuja said domestic flights that had been suspended since March 20, would finally resume on ... Read More

FG to Withdraw Operational Permit of Interstate Transporters that Flout Safety Protocols

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

Worried about the rising cases of the coronavirus in the country and alive to the fact that socio-economic activities cannot be put on hold indefinitely, ... Read More

Don’t tarnish our image — FRSC Commander tells officers

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020 (NAN) The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Ogun has advised its staff members to desist from any act or behaviour that ... Read More

Livestock: Kebbi Govt procures drugs, veterinary equipment

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The Kebbi State Ministry of Animal Health, Husbandry and Fisheries has procured drugs and veterinary equipment to enhance treatment of Zoontic diseases in the state. ... Read More

Sokoto Hisbah records 155 rape cases in six months

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The Commandant, Sokoto State Hisbah Commission, Dr Adamu Kasarawa, said the commission has recorded 155 rape cases from January to June, across the state. Kasarawa ... Read More

Illegal bunkering: Navy siezes vessel, arrests 5 suspects in A’Ibom

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

(NAN) The Nigerian Navy Ship Jubilee (NNS) on Tuesday said that it has seized a vessel used for oil bunkering and arrested five suspects in ... Read More

Legislature most misunderstood arm of govt – Lawan

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the legislature is the most misunderstood arm of Government. Lawan said this in his remarks sequel ... Read More

Wema Bank appoints Ajimisinmi as Executive Director

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The Board of Directors, Wema Bank Plc on Wednesday announced the appointment of Mr Oluwole Ajimisinmi as an Executive Director of the bank. Mr Johnson ... Read More

NDE to train 2,200 youths in Kano State

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Kano State, says it has concluded arrangements to train 2, 200 youth and women under its empowerment programmes ... Read More

COVID-19: NUC partners Nigerian scientists abroad on biomedical research

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

The National Universities Commission (NUC) says it will partner with Nigeria Diaspora Biomedical Research Group to build the capacity of Nigerian scientists on biomedical research. ... Read More

President Buhari Again Warns Public Servants Against Influence Peddling

Tanimu- July 1, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has again warned political appointees and other government officials against using their positions to bestow undue advantage on anyone seeking government jobs ... Read More

NHRC calls for media action on Human Rights protection

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday called for media action to tackle allegations of human rights abuses in Nigeria. Mr Tony Ojukwu, Executive ... Read More

COVID-19: NIMASA issues advisory on vessels from high risk countries

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

The Management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has notified stakeholders about 13 vessels from five countries heavily affected by the coronavirus ... Read More

Sani Bello joins President Buhari virtually to commission construction of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Pipeline

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has joined President Muhammadu Buhari in a virtual flag off, of the Construction phase of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline project. ... Read More

AKK Gas Pipeline Project will facilitate establishment of 2 new power plants – Minister

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufia (middle) flagging off the construction of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project at Ragachikun in Kaduna on Tuesday.(NAN)   AKK Gas Pipeline Project ... Read More

President Buhari Virtually Flagged-off Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project

Tanimu- June 30, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has virtually flagged-off the construction of 614km long Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline project, earlier today in Ajaokuta, Kogi State and Rigachikun, Kaduna State ... Read More

Bunkering: Navy seizes 3 barges in Rivers

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

Three barges have been seized by the Nigerian Navy in Port Harcourt following an anti-bunkering operation. Capt. Adegoke Ebo, Executive Officer, Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) ... Read More

COVID-19: Akeredolu tests positive

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has tested positive for COVID-19. Akeredolu made the disclosure on Tuesday on his verified twitter account, @RotimiAkeredolu. The governor, ... Read More