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Mumuni Joins Resort International As Spokesman

Mumuni Joins Resort International As Spokesman

Alhaji Mikail Mumuni, renowned journalist and publisher, has been appointed Group Corporate Affairs Manager of Resort International Ltd. Resort International is a project development group with active involvement in the real estate, infrastructure, construction and aviation sectors which has Dr Wale Babalakin SAN as chairman. Member companies of Resort International Group include Bi-Courtney Limited, Bi-Courtney Aviation Services and Stabillini Visinoni. ... Read More »

Jabi Lake Music Concert: FCT Minister charges residents to stop violating COVID-19 guidelines

Jabi Lake Music Concert: FCT Minister charges residents to stop violating COVID-19 guidelines

The FCT Administration has charged residents of the Territory to take personal responsibility for their health and desist from violating the extant guidelines put in place to curtail the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in the Territory. FCT Minister Malam Muhammad Musa Bello issued this warning while reacting to the illegal music concert held at the Jabi Lake Mall on Saturday, ... Read More »

NNPC to deepen business portfolios in power, medicine, others

NNPC to deepen business portfolios in power, medicine, others

…Mulls  partnership with developers to reduce nation’s housing deficits BY ONYEKA AJUMOBI ONOCHIE As part of measures to cope with the boom and bust cycle in the global crude oil market and to sustain revenue generation for the country, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is firming up a bouquet of business portfolios in the power, medical, housing and other ... Read More »

CISLAC Presents Position Paper To House Of Reps Committee On Review Of Legislative Agenda

CISLAC Presents Position Paper To House Of Reps Committee On Review Of Legislative Agenda

“There is no gainsaying the fact that democracy is a marathon, so are the changes possible in a democracy.” A POSITION PAPER PRESENTED BY THE CIVIL SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY CENTRE (CISLAC) TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON THE REVIEW OF LEGISLATIVE AGENDA Presented by: AUWAL IBRAHIM MUSA (RAFSANJANI), Executive Director Date: 26th of May, 2020 OPENING We,at the Civil ... Read More »

NAHCON Chairman to lead discussion as Jaiz, MPAC host webinar on options for this year’s hajj 

NAHCON Chairman to lead discussion as Jaiz, MPAC host webinar on options for this year’s hajj 

Jaiz Bank Plc and Muslim Public Affairs Centre, (MPAC), will host a national webinar to discuss the implications of the global pandemic on this year’s hajj and the options for Nigerian muslims. A statement by the program coordinator, Almak Media, says the interactive lecture will be delivered by Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, Executive Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of ... Read More »

Buhari to preside over first online FEC Meeting on Wednesday as Pantami supervises test run

Buhari to preside over first online FEC Meeting on Wednesday as Pantami supervises test run

The First online meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC ) will be held on Wednesday, 13th May, 2020 with President Muhammadu Buhari presiding. President Buhari at an online meeting* The FEC Meeting is going online as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic which requires some measures, including social distancing, to defeat. Minister of Communication and Digital Economic, Dr Isa ... Read More »

Urgent SOS : The Truth About COVID-19 In Nigeria – By Ebun Adegboruwa, SAN

Urgent SOS : The Truth About COVID-19 In Nigeria – By Ebun Adegboruwa, SAN

Yesterday, a friend called me that he was having difficulty breathing, he’s been weak and has pains in the heart. I immediately told him to race to Landmark isolation Centre in Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos. He went there straight but was turned back, as he was told that it’s only meant for those who have tested positive already. I encouraged ... Read More »

NIDCOM reacts to ‘Lamentation of Nigerians in Tanzania prisons’

NIDCOM reacts to ‘Lamentation of Nigerians in Tanzania prisons’

  RE: LAMENTATION OF NIGERIANS IN TANZANIA PRISONS Press statement *ABUJA, APRIL 22, 2020* : Sequel to reports circulating in the media on the foregoing matter, it is expedient to clarify the issues at stake for the generality of the public as follows : 1. Ever before Covid-19 pandemic, the Nigerian Mission had been working on repatriation of Nigerian prisoners ... Read More »

Nasarawa United FC expresses grief over deaths of player, administrator and coach

Nasarawa United FC expresses grief over deaths of player, administrator and coach

The Management of Nasarawa United Football Club has expressed her grief at the deaths of Remo Stars’ player, Taimiyu Kazeem, erstwhile Vice Chairman of Rivers State’s Football Association, Chief Kile Omineokuma, and most recently, former international and Assistant Coach of Nigeria’s U-17 and U-20 Football teams as well as Kano Pillars’ Team Manager, Kabiru Baleria. Nasarawa United’s Chairman, Barrister Isaac ... Read More »

Coronavirus: ECOWAS health ministers roll out regional proactive measures

Coronavirus: ECOWAS health ministers roll out regional proactive measures

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Ministers of health have agreed to support member states for a regional preparedness and response to the ongoing Covid-19 (Coronavirus). Nigeria’s Minister of State for Health Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora stated this at a news conference on Monday in Abuja on the outcome of an emergency meeting held in Bamako, Republic of Mali. He ... Read More »

$1.09b Malabu Oil deal: EFCC seeks arrest warrant to extradite ex-Minister Etete, others

$1.09b Malabu Oil deal: EFCC seeks arrest warrant to extradite ex-Minister Etete, others

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory for a warrant of arrest to enable it extradite a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dauzia Loya (Dan) Etete and two others. The  others are Munamuna Seidougha and Amaran Joseph. The anti-graft agency has preferred charges against the three suspects before the High ... Read More »

NNPC GMD visits scene of Abule-Egba pipeline explosion, Oba of Lagos

NNPC GMD visits scene of Abule-Egba pipeline explosion, Oba of Lagos

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Mallam Mele Kyari on Monday visited Abule Egba in Lagos, for an on-the-spot assessment of the scene of Sunday’ s pipeline explosion, which claimed five lives and destroyed property worth millions of Naira. While commiserating with the government and people of the state over the incident, Kyari also called on ... Read More »

Sen. Ajadi Justifies Demolition of Ile-Arugbo, Says Kwara Recovered What Belongs to It

Sen. Ajadi Justifies Demolition of Ile-Arugbo, Says Kwara Recovered What Belongs to It

The Chairman of the Committee on the Review of Kwara State Government Properties from 1999 to 2019, Senator Suleiman Ajadi, has said that, the revocation and demolition of the campaign house of late Dr. Olusola Saraki was a recovering of what belonged to the state. Ajadi, a former beneficiary of the political structure of late Dr. Saraki, stated this in ... Read More »

Obono-Obla fired ‘for going beyond brief

Obono-Obla fired ‘for going beyond brief

FORMER Chairman of the Special Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SIPRPP) Mr. Okoi Obono-Obla was suspended because he was found to have gone beyond his mandate, it was learnt at the weekend. Besides, other members of the panel accused him of misconduct. Obono-Obla was nailed, following a recommendation by Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice ... Read More »

Buhari seeks Senate confirmation for appointments into NDDC, INEC, others

Buhari seeks Senate confirmation for appointments into NDDC, INEC, others

By Haruna Salami President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate requesting for confirmation of appointments into the judiciary, INEC and Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. In one of the four letters read on the floor of the Senate Tuesday, President Muhammadu Buhari requested for confirmation of appointments of the Board of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. In accordance with ... Read More »

Photo News: NITDA presents laptop to visually impaired Msc student

Photo News: NITDA presents laptop to visually impaired Msc student

  The DG of NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi CCIE, represented by the Director, Information Technology Infrastructure Solutions, Dr Usman Gambo Abdullahi, recently presented a Laptop Computer/Bag Pack and Internet Dongle to Mr Alex James Esson, a visually impaired Masters Degree Student of Nassarawa State University Keffi, at NITDA Corporate HQ, Abuja.           Read More »

Oloyede gets Exam Ethics Africa Leadership Impact Award

Oloyede gets Exam Ethics Africa Leadership Impact Award

  Prof Oloyede* A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Exam Ethics Marshall International (EEMI), has voted the Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, as winner of this year’s Exam Ethics Africa Leadership Impact Award. The organisation’s Founding Chairman Ike Onyechere announced this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja. Onyechere said that the independent award ... Read More »