Dr Chukwu Enelamah, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, has reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment to encourage the ‘Made-In-Nigeria’ products to boost the nation’s economy and move it out of recession. Enelamah made the pledge [...]
The Nigerian Navy football team has set up a final encounter with the Nigeria Customs Service of Lagos in the ongoing Ships and Ports Maritime Football Cup competition in Lagos. The Navy sailed to the final after a 2-1 defeat of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Wednesday at the Astro Turf pitch of the National […]
Members and leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Agbado-Oke Odo LCDA of Lagos State are dagger drawn over the choice of who represents them in the councillorship poll from Ward G in the area, [...]
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China’s ambition to build a new Silk Road is not about seeking to expand its military role abroad nor about seeking to set up foreign bases, the Defence Ministry said on Thursday. The new Silk Road, formally known as the Belt and Road initiative in China, is President Xi Jinping’s signature policy to expand links […]
THE National Youth Council of Nigeria has thrown its weight behind the agitation for Local Government autonomy being canvassed by the National Association of Local Government Employees (NULGE) and other interest groups. President of NYCN, Murtala [...]
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From: Ali Abare, Gombe Estranged husband of Zuwaira Mohammed, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), Sani Umaru Paiko, has said he was no longer interested in the marriage with her. He, however, demanded from Zuwaira a refund of all the money he expended on her during their wedding, including the N200, 000 he gave her as...
An environmentalist, Mr Umar Ado, on Thursday urged the Jigawa State Government to ban tree felling, to discourage deforestation in the state. Ado made the call in an interview, in Hadejia, Jigawa State. The environmentalist also called for the adoption of proactive measures to encourage the development of alternative energy sources to reduce dependence on...
Iran has built a third underground ballistic missile production factory and will keep developing its missile programmes, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Thursday. Fars quoted the head of the Republican Guard’s airspace division, Amirali Hajizadeh, as saying, “”Iran’s third underground factory has been built by the Guards in recent years. “We will continue […]
Kaduna State has maintained ?a zero polio status since November 2012, the State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai has disclosed. The Governor who disclosed this during the on-going ministerial briefing at the Correspondent Chapel of Kaduna [...]
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ld The Bayelsa government on Wednesday said it planned to create at least 7,000 temporary jobs from the implementation of projects funded from the 50 million dollar development facility from the World Bank. The loan stock is [...]
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A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Jabi, on Thursday, granted the Department of State Service, DSS, the nod to hold the Chief Executive Officer of Capital Oil and Gas Ltd, Ifeanyi Ubah, for another 14 days.
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Minister of State, Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Kachikwu said on Thursday that conceptually Nigeria was not opposed to joining OPEC production caps but would have to wait and see if production came back to acceptable levels.
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Aviation officials say a chopper carrying Chief Minister of the Western Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday crash-landed in Latur district after getting entangled in wires.
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Britain’s anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) will unveil its policy pledges on Thursday, restarting an election campaign which was suspended after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured dozens more in the northern city of Manchester. Britons are due to vote on June 8, with the latest polls, published before Monday’s attack, showing Prime...
Britain’s anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) will unveil its policy pledges on Thursday, restarting an election campaign which was suspended after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured dozens more in the northern city of Manchester. Britons are due to vote on June 8, with the latest polls, published before Monday’s attack, showing Prime […]
The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, on Tuesday warned Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) in the state police command to shun bribery or leave the state.
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Troops backed by attack helicopters battled dozens of militants linked to the Islamic State group holed up in a besieged city in the southern Philippines on Thursday after attempts to secure volatile areas met heavy resistance. The army sent about 100 soldiers, including U.S.- trained special forces, to retake buildings and streets in mainly Muslim […]
Troops backed by attack helicopters battled dozens of militants linked to the Islamic State group holed up in a besieged city in the southern Philippines, on Thursday, after attempts to secure volatile areas met heavy resistance. The army sent about 100 soldiers, including US-trained special forces, to retake buildings and streets in mainly Muslim Marawi...