Top Stories

 

Fayemi, Agbalajobi differ on governance of Ekiti State

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Olusegun Agbalajobi, has warned that the second term of Governor Kayode Fayemi might be a disastrous outing unless the governor... Read More →

Masari wasted N52.6b from security escrow account, bizman tells EFCC

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

Katsina State Government has squandered N52.6 billion in the last five years from the state’s security escrow account, a Kaduna-based business mogul and Chairman of Dialogue Group Limited,... Read More →

Passengers want sustainability of COVID-19 protocol as flights resume

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

Passengers queue to board a flight from Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, to Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, after the resumption of domestic flights operation yesterday. PHOTO:... Read More →

NYSC and the relevance question amid COVID-19 pandemic

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

There is hardly anything the coronavirus pandemic has not affected. Before the virus could sweep across the various orientation camps of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), its management... Read More →

Buhari replaces two ambassadorial nominees as FCT protests exclusion

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday wrote the Senate to replace two non-career ambassadorial nominees. In the letter read at plenary by Senate President Ahmad Lawan in Abuja, the Nigerian leader... Read More →

Federal Government strategizes to regulate bid rounds as 600 firms jostle for 57 marginal fields

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

Marginal fields in Nigeria. Source: EnergyMixReport.Com • Sets 24 months target for oil delivery after bids The Federal Government, yesterday, said about 600 companies have applied to be... Read More →

Government woos World Bank over uneducated kids

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

The Federal Government has appealed to the World Bank to assist it in reducing the population of out-of- school children from 10 to five million by 2023. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu... Read More →

Four airlines off to good start, record 70% load factor

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

It was a fairly impressive turnout at both Lagos and Abuja local airports, yesterday, as four of the eight operating local airlines restarted operations with an average load factor of 70 per... Read More →

COVID-19: No basis for legal actions against China, says Embassy

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

The Embassy of China in Abuja has said the attempt by some Nigerians to institute legal actions against China over the COVID-19 pandemic was shoddy, with zero basis in facts, law or International... Read More →

Couple arrested for maltreating granddaughter over witchcraft allegation

Thu Jul 9th, 2020     Comments

A 57-year-old man, Joseph Akporugo and his wife, Janet, have been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command for maltreating their seven-year-old granddaughter. The little girl, with wounds all... Read More →