STANBIC IBTC, a member of the Standard Bank Group, has concluded arrangement to partner the Kaduna State government, and other state governments, to ensure governmentâ€™s transformation agenda is realised and the benefits of democratic governance felt by the people.
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WILBERFORCE ISLAND- AMASSOMA community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, is one of the biggest settlements in the state, which could be accessed through land and water.
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The telecommunication and other services sectors have contributed 8.7 percent to Nigeriaâ€™s Gross Domestic Product, GDP in 2015, with the countryâ€™s main economic stay, oil, accounting for 6.4 percent.
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The proliferation of uncoordinated power projects in some communities in Delta State have stalled electricity supply in those areas,particularly, Ogwashikwu.
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ABUJA â€” The Petroleum Tanker Drivers, PTD, branch of NUPENG has debunked allegations that its members were involved in diversion of fuel to neighbouring countries, describing the claims as unfounded and misleading.
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AHEAD of this year's governorship election in Edo State, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship aspirant, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has insisted that the state was not a poor state and did not need to embark on what he termed â€œreckless borrowing and arbitrary taxation of its citizens.â€
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Kaduna State Government, yesterday, said 347 persons were killed during the December 12 Shiite/Nigerian Army clash in Zaria.
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Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, has tasked Nigerian medical experts to rise up to the challenge posed by endometriosis, a, chronic, inflammatory disorder and a leading cause of infertility and other gynecological complications that affect an estimated 10 to 15 percent of women and girls of reproductive age.
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The Vice President, Board of Appeal Committee of Confederation of African Football, CAF, Amanze Uchegbulam knows one way the Nigeria Football Federation can end the problem litigation in ordinary law courts poses to Nigerian football. â€œBan those who resort to ordinary courts for disputes in our football and others will learn from it.â€
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THE Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has advised the Inspector General of Police to disregard a National Assembly resolution to seal the Kogi State House of Assembly, saying the legislative body erred in its resolution.
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The Senate, yesterday, gave what it described as a final warning to the presidency on its dealings with the legislative branch of government, affirming that it would no longer tolerate the presidency blaming the legislature for its failures.
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THE National Association of Gbaramatu Students, NAGS, has congratulated Chief Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, on his 45th birthday. It said it has also concluded plans to host a special event in Tompolo's honour in Warri, Delta State.
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GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State and his Imo State counterpart, Chief Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, admitted that a shallow grave with corpses was discovered in a forest in the boundary community along Uturu axis of Abia State.
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Ten months into the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has announced that his state was now free of terror.
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Brent crude prices rose to a four-month high of $43.06, yesterday, as a rally in wider commodities markets encouraged buying ahead of a meeting of oil producers in Doha next Sunday.
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ABUJAâ€” The sector that contributes 57.9 per cent of Nigeriaâ€™s Gross Domestic Product, GDP, is at risk of closure, as the unending fuel crisis witnessed across the country has started to take its toll on small businesses in Abuja and other parts of the country, since majority of the businesses were now struggling to remain open.
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The fall in oil price being experienced for more than a year now may not continue as the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, said there is light at the end of the tunnel.
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SUCCOUR came the way of victims of the 2015 flood disaster in Delta State as the Presidential Committee on Flood and Rehabilitation, flagged off the distribution of relief materials to affected communities in the state.
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Environmental Rights Action/Friends of Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoEN, has called for a comprehensive audit of safety procedures at Agip oilfields in Bayelsa State following rising cases of explosions.
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Lagos State Government has rescued 531 beggars, destitute and mentally-challenged persons from the streets, to eradicate any act of begging in the state.
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