Category: National News

IOM Considers Establishing Pineapple Processing Factory in Edo

In its continued commitment to the reintegrate the victims of illegal migration, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said it has plan in establishing a...

Provision of Stable Electricity Requires Effective Implementation Process, Says Minister

BY EDIDEM UYA in Calabar• The Minister of Power, Mr. Sale Mamman has said that the provision of stable electricity in the country requires the establishment of an...

Mixed Feeling As Another Batch of 168 Nigerians Return from Libya 

It was a mixed feeling of excitement and gloom at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday   received another batch of no fewer than...

Sowore’s Re-Arrest: Call Your ‘Wild Dogs of Disobedience’ to Order, Soyinka Writes Buhari

Berates DSS for invading courtroom• Miffed by what played out in a Federal High Court Abuja on Friday, Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka has denounced the invasion...

Atiku on DSS, Sowore Saga: Never Before In Nigerian Democracy Has A Judge Been Treated with So Much Disdain

Today, I am in extreme anguish of spirit having watched the unfortunate drama that played itself out at the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, in which agents of state...

Misguided Nigerians Attacked Me in Spain, Confirms Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi on Friday confirmed he was in good health and unscathed after an attack on him by some ‘misguided’...

Agric Development: Oriental Energy, UNILORIN Signs Lease Pact for 10,000 Hectares

OER Farms Limited and University of Ilorin (UNILORIN have signed a 21-year land lease agreement to develop a 10,000-hectare mechanised agricultural project. OER Farms...

Decongestion of Correctional Service Centres Priority, Says Ogun Chief Judge

Unveils Magistrate Court, Lays High Court Foundation in Iperu• The Ogun State Chief Judge, Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu has said that the decongestion of Correctional...

Boko Haram: ‘Those Criticising Deployment of 150 Cameroonian Vigilantes, Ignorance’

Critics of Borno Governor, Babagana Umara’s recruitment of 150 Cameroonian vigilantes are ignorant, Isa Gusau, the governor’s spokesman has hit back. A...

Welfare Motivates Airmen, Officers to Put in Best, Say Nigerian Airforce Chief

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has said that airmen and officers would not but put their best if their welfare and that of their family members are...