Author: Olisa

Transport diversification will reduce cost, port gridlock -NSC

Olisa- September 4, 2020

Mr Hassan Bello, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Shippers Council(NSC) has said that diversified means of transportation would reduce the cost of transport and port gridlock in ... Read More

Buhari Directs Mass Metering to End Estimated Billing

Olisa- August 27, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the commencement of a nationwide mass-metering programme as part efforts to put an end to estimated and arbitrary billing for ... Read More

Military Destroys more Terrorists’ Structures, Kills Several Fighters in Borno

Olisa- August 21, 2020

The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole, has hit another Boko Haram terrorists’ structure at Warshale in Borno, killing scores of the terrorists ... Read More

INEC Promises Credible Election in Edo In-spite of COVID-19

Olisa- August 21, 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not compromise its integrity in the conduct of the Edo Governorship election billed for Sept. 19 ... Read More

COVID-19: Governors say 29 states Receive Fund to Strengthen Public Health Response -NGF

Olisa- August 20, 2020

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF)  says 29 states have received funding from the Regional Disease Surveillance Systems Enhancement (REDISSE) project to strengthen their public health ... Read More

Manchester City’s ban from European football overturned – CAS

Olisa- July 13, 2020

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), the Lausanne based court said on Monday. ... Read More

Presidency Condoles with Air Commodore Dan Suleiman over Wife’s Death

Olisa- June 3, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with elder statesman and former military Governor of Plateau State, Air Commodore Dan Suleiman over the death of his wife, ... Read More

NTA Executive Directors get Term Renewals

Olisa- May 21, 2020

President Muhamadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the appointments of executive directors of the Nigerian television authority (NTA) In a letter signed by the ... Read More

Covid19: FG implements Presidential Pardon, Clemency to Inmates, Ex-Convicts

Olisa- April 9, 2020

The Federal Government has began implementing the 2020 Presidential Pardon and Clemency to Inmates and ex-convicts with the view to decongesting the correctional centers across ... Read More

Onyeama Denies Testing Positive to COVID-19

Olisa- March 30, 2020

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has denied testing positive to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The minister in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on ... Read More

Suspected COVID-19 Patient in Enugu State tests Negative

Olisa- March 16, 2020

The Enugu State Ministry of Health has disclosed that the suspected patient of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state tested negative to the investigation. A ... Read More

Court Remands Trader for Allegedly Smuggling 180 bags of Banned Foreign Rice

Olisa- February 17, 2020

Justice Patricia Ajoku of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, on Monday ordered that trader, Kabir Folorunso, or allegedly smuggled-in 180 bags of banned foreign rice, ... Read More

Coronavirus: Minister inspects UATH Isolation Centre

Olisa- February 5, 2020

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health has  inspected an Isolation Centre under construction at the University of Abuja Teaching ... Read More

Nigeria’s 17th Court of Appeal Inaugurated in Delta

Olisa- February 4, 2020

The President of the Appeal Court, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Monday, inaugurated the 17th Division of the Court in Asaba. Bukalchuwa, at the ceremony, said ... Read More

Fire Razes INEC Office in Idemili North LGA

Olisa- February 2, 2020

The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra was on Sunday gutted by fire. Confirming ... Read More

FG, U.S. to Sign Pact on Looted Assets

Olisa- February 2, 2020

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN on Sunday departed Nigeria to attend a three-day meeting of the United ... Read More

Kaduna-Zaria highway: Police kill 2 bandits, rescue 20 victims

Olisa- January 23, 2020

Eight passengers abducted on Wednesday afternoon along Kaduna-Zaria highway have been rescued by the police. Also rescued were three workers of Airtel Communications Company abducted ... Read More

Tambuwal wins at Supreme Court

Olisa- January 20, 2020

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal The Supreme Court, on Monday, affirmed the election of Aminu Tambuwal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as the duly elected governor ... Read More

President Buhari to Attend UK-Africa Investment Summit

Olisa- January 16, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday, January 20, 2020. This was ... Read More

Buhari nominates Dr.Kingsley Obiora as CBN Deputy Governor

Olisa- January 16, 2020

Dr. Kingsley Obiora President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Dr. Kingsley Obiora as a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). If confirmed by the Senate, Dr. Obiora ... Read More