Tag: Nigeria

Edo Governorship Election Begins Amid Impressive Voters’ Turnout

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2020

The governorship election in Edo begins peacefully with impressive voters’ turnout in most wards across the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Although ... Read More

1.7m to Vote in Edo as Voters Abandon Over 400,000 Cards in INEC Office

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2020

Records at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), indicate that no fewer than 1.72 million persons are eligible to vote in the Sept. 19, Edo ... Read More

Speech by President Buhari at the Unveiling of the Theme and Logo for Nigeria’s Anniversary Celebration

Tanimu- September 16, 2020

Protocol ​Today, we stand on the threshold of history as we formally begin a series of activities commemorating Nigeria’s Diamond Anniversary. The task history has ... Read More

Military Kills Several ISWAP Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones ... Read More

Go-Live Automated Integration of NIS Stolen/Lost Travel Document to Interpol Database Makes Nigeria First Leading Country in Africa

Tanimu- September 9, 2020

The Nigeria Immigration Service recorded an unprecedented breakthrough by the automation and integration of its system for the monitoring of Stolen and Lost Travel Documents ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Address At The First Year Ministerial Performance Review Retreat

Tanimu- September 7, 2020

Protocols It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to the First Year Ministerial Performance Review Retreat. We are meeting a time that mankind ... Read More

Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman’s Achievements after One Year in Office

Tanimu- August 25, 2020

When the minister came into office a year ago with an Agenda to succeed and improve on the work done in the Power sector, his ... Read More

COVID-19: Fatality rate on steady decline – PTF

inno.korie- August 24, 2020

The Presidential Task Force on Coronavirus (COVID-19) says the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) is on the decline in the last five months but there is ... Read More

Scorecard of Ministry of Power as Minister, Engr. Sale Mamman Marks One Year in Office

Tanimu- August 23, 2020

The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman assumed office in August 2019 and shortly after making some trips to inspect some major power projects and ... Read More

COVID-19: Asaba Airport Reopens, Records First Flight

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The Asaba Airport on Monday recorded its first flight, four days after it was reopened by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), for meeting the ... Read More

Inflation Increases to 12.82% in July — NBS

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says Nigeria’s inflation rate has increased by 12.82 per cent (year-on-year)  in July 2020. This is according to the ... Read More

Rail Transport Remains Game Changer for Nigeria’s Economy – Shippers’ Council

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2020

The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC ), Hassan Bello, has said that rail transport remains the game changer for the Nigeria’s economy and ... Read More

APC wins Nasarawa Central state constituency bye-election

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Ismail Danbaba, has won the bye-election for the Nasarawa Central State Constituency in the state House of Assembly. Mr Iiyasu ... Read More

ExxonMobil Nigeria Gets New Chief Executive

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

ExxonMobil on Saturday announced the appointment of Richard Laing as Chairman and Managing Director of its three affiliates in Nigeria. Mr Ogechukwu Udeagha, Manager, Media ... Read More

Tokyo Olympics: Non-Contact Sports to Resume Training in PH – Minister

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, says non-contact sports athletes will soon resume training in Port Harcourt, Rivers, ahead of the Tokyo ... Read More

National Gas Transportation Network Code to go-live Monday

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Derefaka, Technical Adviser,  Gas Business and Policy Implementation to Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, says the National Gas Transportation Network Code (NGTNC) will “Go-Live” ... Read More

Red Cross lauds Nigeria’s commitment to global nuclear ban

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2020

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) welcomes Nigeria’s commitment to contribute to global ban on nuclear weapons by ratifying the Treaty on the ... Read More

Update of July Security Operations in Nigeria

Tanimu- August 7, 2020

In line with our resolve to keep the general public duly informed of the operations of the Nigerian military and other security agencies, I will ... Read More

Facing the New Normal: Minister says FG will partner Anambra on its e-learning initiative

inno.korie- August 2, 2020

The Minister of State for Education, Mr Emeka Nwajiuba, on Sunday said  that the Federal Government would partner Anambra Government  in its  e-learning initiative toward ... Read More

Fayemi Recovers from COVID-19 After 11 Days in Isolation

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2020

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi has recovered from COVID-19, after 11 days in isolation. Fayemi , in the early hours of Saturday confirmed this new ... Read More