The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN, has allayed fears over the signing of loan agreements with a clause that waives Nigeria’s sovereign immunity to China should she default in its repayment plan, assuring that President...
Alliance for Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond (ASCAB), a coalition of over 70 labour and civil society organisations (CSOs), threatened Federal government with a legal action if it failed to immediately publish the terms and conditions of all loans it has taken so far.
Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi has openly lamented the stealing of public funds by Nigerian leaders. The chairman of the South-East Governors’ Forum and Ebonyi State governor said that the menace had got to a level that no amount of anti-corruption agencies, including Economic...
The workers under the auspices of Senior Staff of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies (SSASCGOC) on Monday asked the Federal Government to immediately convene a stakeholders ’ meeting to discuss the issue of stamp duties and its production or face full industrial...
Some scholars have taken to the Nigerian High Commission in London to protest non-payment of their tuition fees by NDDC. Students on the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) scholarship program have protested the non-payment...
The General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Liberation Ministries, Bishop Abraham Udeh has warned the Southeast against insisting on producing Nigeria’s next president. Udeh warned that an Igbo presidency would either be overthrown by the military or killed.
A former Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Company, NNPC, Joseph Dawha, is dead. A sources from the family made this known to newsmen that he died on Monday after a sudden illness. According to information,...
By: Patrick Anaso Matagu Foundation, an anti corruption advocacy group has called for probe of funds of local government council in the South East states of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo. Chief Ekene Enefe, Founder of Matagu Foundation who...
A pan Igbo grassroot socio-cultural organization, Imeobi Igbo Forum has condemned the recent attack on the person of Minister of Labor and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige during the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund(NSITF) National Assembly probe. It urged members of the House of...
South Africa owned retail giant, Shoprite has dismissed reports that it is planning to exit Nigeria, describing them as false. The Country Director for Chastex Consult, Ini Archibong who debunked the rumour, said the retail outlets could not leave its...
Commercial taxi drivers in Calabar on Monday withdrew their services to protest alleged illegal taxation by some thugs and local government officials in the state. As a result of the protest a lot of commuters were stranded at bus stops...
Africa’s biggest grocery retailer, Shoprite, is exiting the continent’s most populated country, Nigeria, after 15 years. The Cape Town-based retailer has started a formal process to consider the potential sale of all or a majority stake in its supermarkets in...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has entered a partnership with the Imo State government to boost palm oil and allied products through the state owned Adapalm Oil Company, Ohaji, as a way of enhancing Oil-palm production in the country and to ensure...
The Imo State Government has pledged to it citizens that the government will do everything possible in order to recover N12 .3bn said to be unaccounted for in the financial records of the Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission , simply known...
SENATOR Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, reportedly brought out the names of two past governors of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan, and Messrs James Ibori to the several contracts allotted by the Niger Delta Development Commission, news men gathered.
World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised countries on what should be the considerations for national health authorities when considering or implementing the gradual return to international travel operations. According to the world body the decision-making process should be multisectoral...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said it has commenced a legal action against the erring tricycle rider who was seen destroying its patrol vehicle in a viral video recorded along Sapele road Benin, Edo State. In a video, which...
General Overseer Of The Living Faith Church Popularly called Winners chapel, Bishop Oyedepo has doubled his fist as he threatened that fire will fall if churches were shut down again. It will be recalled that the Nigerian government shut down church due to the...
UMUAHIA- Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu was said to have sacked the Commissioner for Transport, Barr. Ekele Nwaohanmuo and the Transition Committee chairman of Umunneochi council area, Mr Matthew Ibe. The Governor also went ahead to suspend the General Manager of the...
President Muhammadu Buhari was sued over loans that have been collected by the federal government since May 29, 2015 according to report. Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) brought this information to the public in a statement on Sunday. It...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has cautioned motorists against insisting on their right of way because such moves do lead to accidents on major roads in the country. The FRSC Zonal Commander in-charge of Zone 9, Mr Owoimaha Udoma,...
The Enugu State Government (ENSG), on Saturday, demolished a sinking three-storey building within the Maryland Layout axis of Enugu South Local Government Area, Enugu metropolis. The ground floor of the building, located at number 9, Egwuekwe Street, Maryland Layout, instantly...
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, came out on Saturday to say that the Federal Government had the capability to repay loans obtained from the Chinese government within the stipulated period of 20 years. The minister In a statement issued...
An unidentified Ghanaian lady has been arrested for killing her twin babies over her inability to feed them. In a video circulating on social media, the woman, who is believed to hail from the Ga community reportedly killed the babies...
Former Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman Yusuf, says banditry and insurgency plaguing the north cannot be resolved through military might. The Katsina-born professor described insecurity in the north as a local problem that can only...
Unknown gunmen in Enugu suspected to be Herdsmen were said to have kidnapped two men on Friday evening along Ugwogo-Isi-Uzo road and took them to an unknown destination. According to information gathered, the two kidnapped persons were said to be...
The Federal Government has begun moves to rescue 30 trafficked Nigerian ladies from Lebanon. The victims had on Friday pleaded with the Nigerian government to rescue them. They lamented that they were all camped in one room...
The popular Nollywood actress, Alhaja Musiliat Arikeusola, widely known as Osuntohun is dead. It was gathered that the trouper died on Friday morning in her house at Ijetu area, Osogbo, Osun State. The death of the 67-year...
The Ekiti State Governor , Kayode Fayemi, has tested negative for coronavirus .The Governor, who went on isolation June 22 after testing positive for the virus , expressed gratitude for the prayers and good wishes received from well-wishers while he was in isolation.
A Magistrate Court in Zuba on the outskirts of Abuja has dismissed the case of assault against Senator Elisha Abbo. Abbo, the lawmaker representing Adamawa-North, was seen assaulting a woman named Osimibibra Warmate in a viral video. Afterwards, the Nigeria...