Tag: News from Nigeria

Nigeria’s foreign debt stood at $11 billion in 2016 -NBS

inno.korie- May 3, 2017

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Nigeria’s foreign debt stood at 11.41 billion dollars while its domestic debts was N14.02 trillion respectively in 2016. ... Read More

TCN cautions Nigerians against erecting buildings near power lines

inno.korie- May 2, 2017

Mr Victor Adewunmi, the General Manager, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Benin region has cautioned Nigerians against erecting buildings within 50 meters precinct of high ... Read More

Army Cautions International Communities on Meddling in Security Issues

inno.korie- February 28, 2017

The Nigerian military has cautioned international non-governmental organizations operating in the country such as amnesty international and other affiliates to desist from meddling in security ... Read More

Rivers, Abia House of Assembly speakers resign same day

inno.korie- December 30, 2016

The Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Adams Dabotorudima, and his counterpart in Abia House of Assembly resigned from their positions on Friday. ... Read More

Festive Season: NEMA ready for emergency response

inno.korie- December 23, 2016

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Sokoto launched “Operation Eagle Eye“ on Friday to render emergency medical services to road accident victims. The News ... Read More

Saraki to launch #MadeInNigeria Challenge in January 2017

inno.korie- December 22, 2016

In his continued quest to provide a platform for the promotion of Made in Nigeria products in order to boost Small and Medium Scale Enterprises ... Read More

140 stranded Nigerians Return from Libya aboard Libyan Airlines

inno.korie- December 21, 2016

Some 140 Nigerians stranded in Libya on Tuesday arrived the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) Lagos, aboard a Libyan Airlines plane. The returnees are among those ... Read More

NEMA delivers 1,460 bags of food items to Nigerian Refugees in Cameroun

inno.korie- December 4, 2016

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), at the weekend, delivered 1,460 bags of assorted food items on behalf of the Federal Government for the feeding of ... Read More

President Buhari congratulates Gambian President-elect, Adama Barrow

inno.korie- December 3, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the President-elect of The Gambia, Mr. Adama Barrow, on his victory in the country's December 1 presidential election. ... Read More

EFCC docks man for obtaining $8,674USD by false pretense

inno.korie- November 28, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, on Monday November 28, 2016, docked one Okwara Victory before Justice I.B Gafai of the Federal High Court ... Read More

NNPC moves to improve quality of diesel in Nigerian Market

inno.korie- November 17, 2016

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commenced work on a scheme to improve the quality of diesel in the Nigerian market for efficient and ... Read More

FG commences implementation of HR Module of IPPIS in Federal Public Service

inno.korie- November 11, 2016

The federal government in a bid to enhance data integrity and records management has commences the implementation of the human resources module of Integrated System ... Read More

Corruption, not judiciary under attack – Presidency

inno.korie- October 9, 2016

The recent arrest of some Justices of the Supreme court by the Directorate of State Services, DSS  on allegations of corruption and  professional misconduct, has ... Read More

Hurricane Matthew: About 900 persons killed, 90% of Southern Haiti destroyed

inno.korie- October 8, 2016

Nearly 900 people are known to have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, with aid officials saying up to 90% of some areas have ... Read More

Supreme Court Justices, Ngwuta, Okoro In DSS Custody

inno.korie- October 8, 2016

Two supreme court justices, Justices Sylvester Ngwuta and John Okoro were arrested at the residence in the early hours of Saturday by operatives of the ... Read More

President Buhari felicitates with Veteran Journalist Ben Lawrence at 80

inno.korie- October 8, 2016

The presidency has sent a message to felicitate with veteran journalist Ben Lawrence who turns 80 on 9th October, 2016. The message was made available ... Read More

Ibori to appeal his conviction, regains freedom by December

inno.korie- October 8, 2016

Former governor of Delta State, James Ibori who was jailed for money laundering offences by Southwark Crown  court UK in 2012 is set to appeal ... Read More

No vendetta against past leaders ~Presidency

inno.korie- October 7, 2016

Senior Special Assistant to the president on media, Garba Shehu has debunked the allegation of  protesters in  Balyelsa state which accused the presidency of persecuting ... Read More

President Buhari’s address at the 2016 Leadership Annual Awards and Conference.

inno.korie- October 6, 2016

I am most delighted to be part of this occasion organized by the Leadership Newspapers Group to honour Nigerians who have excelled in their chosen ... Read More

Annual Leadership Awards: PMB,Jonathan, Jega bag “Leadership Persons of the year 2015” Award

inno.korie- October 6, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari together with his predecessor, Former President Goodluck Jonathan and the former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Attahiru Jega havebeen ... Read More