ABUJAâ€”THE crisis rocking Agatu Community of Benue State which had in recent time resulted in killings of over 500 natives, allegedly by Fulani herdsmen, appeared to have come to an end as Idoma Community, yesterday, reached a common ground with its Fulani counterpart to a cease fire.
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Many independent operators have criticised recent pronouncements by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on petroleum products distribution. They accuse him of instituting monopolistic policies by favouring some players over the rest. However, Dapo Abiodun, the Managing Director, Heyden Oil and Gas Ltd., and Chairman, Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, DAPPMA, told Vanguard that the minister is highly misunderstood, saying that based on the plans most
GENERATION and distribution companies in the country have asked for more time and patience from Nigerians to improve electricity supply.
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SUPER Eagles assistant coach Emmanuel Amuneke has predicted a very difficult game as the Super Eagles take on Egypt this evening in the second leg Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Alexandria.
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AFTER close to 30 years I found myself entering offices at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and I returned with a broken heart seeing what the original Boko Haram (Western civilisation is sin) has done to a once national headquarters of authentic intellectual culture and a hotbed of progressive activism.
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ERUESEâ€™S mother knew what was going on, even if she did not encourage it. She put her daughter in harmâ€™s way and is complicit in the so called abduction.
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The Nigerian Army is to hand over about 46 suspects, arrested in connection with the last re-run elections in Rivers State to the state Police command today.
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NATCOM Development & Investment Limited, trading as Ntel, yesterday, announced the successful repair and return to service of its SAT-3 submarine cable.
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The Indigenous People of Biafra,IPOB, has berated the Nigerian military and the police for their alleged collaboration with Fulani herdsmen in killing people only to turn around to claim they are fake soldiers and police men.
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THE Nigeria Police Force (NPF), have assured that it will continue to produce quality sports men and women who will represent and win laurels for the country in international championships.
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Osogboâ€”The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has paid glowing tributes to the role played by his predecessor, late Oba Okunade Sijuade in his ascension to the throne.
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TO ensure a better service delivery in its operations, the Nigerian Military is seeking a quick passage of the Defence Space Agency Bill currently before the National Assembly.
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It almost cost me everything. First, it took away my dress sense then gradually it ate away my self-confidence. I just couldnâ€™t look at myself in the mirror when I am all bare. But I tried to keep my chin up. At 35, I wasnâ€™t getting any younger and the body changes were only logicalRead More
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Ado-Ekitiâ€”THE All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State, has described recent conduct and utterances of Governor Ayodele Fayose, as constituting a serious threat to national security.
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THE Ijaw Peopleâ€™s Development Initiative, IPDI, has threatened to petition the Chief of Naval Staff over alleged extra-judicial killing of one Pius Bernard, a native of Tebujor community in Gbaramatu Kingdom of Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, should they fail to unmask the trigger-happy naval personnel.
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An oil shock may be lurking around the corner as the price bust has hammered investment in future supply, according to the Paris-based, International Energy Agency, IEA.
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Authorities in Cameroon on Monday poured doubt on a would-be suicide bomber's claim that she is one of the 276 Nigerian school girls kidnapped by Boko Haram jihadists in 2014.
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The continued disappearance of a 46-year-old lawyer, Barr. Wole Akindutire, allegedly kidnapped in Port Harcourt, has continued to raise more dusts, especially as neither family members nor friends have been contacted by abductors about two weeks after.
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The decision of National Assembly to allocate N10bn in the 2016 budget for the rebuilding of North-East devastated by Boko Haram insurgency has been described by North-East Youth Peace Development and Empowerment Initiative, NEYPDI, as insignificant.
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Unknown gunmen, on Easter Sunday night, shot dead a student of the University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, in a hotel at Aluu community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.
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