BY NAN He stressed that successive prosecution of suspects would serve as deterrent to others who might want to engage in oil theft and pipeline vandalism. Agu noted that the new Administration of Criminal Justice Act, which allows electronic generated evidence during prosecution, will enhance prompt conclusion of cases of […]

BY SEGUN ADEBOWALE The Federal Government had initially declared Tuesday and Wednesday as holiday The Federal Government has extended the ongoing Eid-el-Fitr holiday to Thursday. The Federal Government had initially declared Tuesday and Wednesday as holiday. This was based on the calculation that the Ramadan would end on Monday. However, […]

Lami Sadiq, Jos A former minister of internal affairs and a member of the 6th Senate, retired Brigadier-General John Shagaya, speaks on why some states are against the proposed grazing reserve bill and President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership so far. Excerpt: How would you rate the performance of APC-led administration? The […]

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has declared Wednesday, July 6, as Eid-el-Fitr day in Nigeria. The President-General of the organisation, and Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, who made the announcement, said the new moon of Shawwal had not been sighted anywhere in Nigeria. He therefore enjoined muslims […]

The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 81 Division of the Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Isidore Henry Edet has said that the division arrested Boko Haram insurgents on a daily basis. The GOC made the assertion at the Inter- Denominational Church Service organised to commemorate the Nigerian Army Celebration Day at Saint Charles […]

Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu as the group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and replaced him with Maikanti Baru. In a press statement issued today in Abuja, the president office stated that Kachikwu as the minister for State for Petroleum will now be the chairman of the Board […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), as provided for under Section 1(2) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Act of 1997, as amended. The new board is composed of the following: A. Chairman-Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, Honourable Minister of […]

It has been disclosed that the Federal Government is  committed toresolving the militants crisis through dialogue. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Engr Babacir David Lawal, whomade this disclosure in Yola, the Adamawa state capital while speaking to newsmen maintained that, the  government was however in dilemma […]

Following Nigeria’s quest and intense desire for Direct Foreign Investment, especially in oil and gas infrastructure development, Blooming Faith Petroleum Limited, a subsidiary of Blooming Faith Global Holdings Limited, has concluded plans to partner with the Nigerian government to build and operate a 200,000 barrels per day capacity refinery in […]

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Aremu (Orelope-Labour Party) was killed on Friday at about 9pm while driving into his house at Alakia area of Ibadan Hon. Gideon Aremu, the Chairman of the Oyo State House of Assembly Committee on Information and Security, has been shot to death by […]

Ruling on the bail application, Justice Mohammed held that “since the EFCC, being the complainant, had already released the defendant on administrative bail since June 15, 2016, with no complaint of defaulting contained in their counter affidavit, there was no evident reason as to why reservations were harboured this time […]

Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) on the construction of the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Railway Project. The Federal Government has signed a contract agreement with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) on the construction of the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Railway project. The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi who signed […]

The worth of a true leader can be measured by the loyalty of his followers who they consider a model, a partner in progress and a set spacer. Above all followers submit their loyalty to their superior Men because of their trust in him, believing in his ideology in helping […]

About eight fillings stations in Jalingo municipal and Wukari, local council area of Taraba State, were yesterday sealed, while many others were forced to dispense the premium motor spirit, PMS, to motorists at the government approved pump price of N145 per litre. The DPR officials also discovered that AA Rano […]

June 28, 2016, Yola, Nigeria – The American University of Nigeria has received a full approval by the National Universities Commission and the Council for Legal Education to start her innovative LL.B program. Admission into the LL.B program for the 2016/2017 academic session is already in progress. Nigeria’s certifying authority […]

Talking of the cabal… BUHARI PRACTICES NEPOTISM, SAYS JUNAID MOHAMMED * Alleges President’s relatives dictate Aso Rock policy By Ishaya Ibrahim Acting News Editor (26/06/16) Muhammadu Buhari’s relatives are the ones dictating policy in Aso Rock for 170 million Nigerians, adding nepotism to the festering allegation of narrow mindedness levelled […]

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