REPS URGES NPA TO REINSTATE INTELS CONTRACT

The House of Representatives has called on the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to reinstate the contract of Integrated Logistic Facilities and Services, also known as Intels Nigeria Limited. NPA had terminated its boats pilotage monitoring and supervision contract with Intels on October 10, following the company’s alleged non-compliance with government’s policy on the Treasury Single […]

NIGERIA.. GREAT FOR BUSINESS – EMIRATES AIRLINE

NEW Emirates Regional Manager, Afzal Parambil, has described Nigerian aviation market as exciting even as the airlines has opened new routes. Speaking during a media chat, Parambil described the Nigerian market as exciting, adding “what makes it interesting is that apart from businessmen, some families go to China and some far east countries for leisure. […]

LIFELESS FEMALE BODY FOUND ALONG ABUJA-KEFFI ROAD

The lifeless body of a female was found along the Abuja-keffi road at Nyanyan Gwandara very early this morning by a passerby on his way to Maraba. A crowd was seen at the scene, a vast expanse of land between New Nyanya and Nyanyan Gwandara, to have a glimpse of the lifeless body of the […]

NEMA GOES ON INDEFINITE STRIKE OVER UNPAID ALLOWANCES

The Abuja headquarters of the National Emergency Agency was closed down early Thursday by protesting workers who decried neglect and unpaid allowances by the management of the agency. It was gathered that the directive to proceed on strike was issued by the Trade Union Congress and the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria in […]

MONKEY POX TOLL RISES TO 71 NOW IN 11 STATES

 The Monkeypox virus outbreak has spread to 11 states with 74 suspected cases recorded, Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has said. Adewole made the disclosure in Abuja on Wednesday when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council. President Muhammadu Buhari chaired the meeting held at […]

TENSION ALONG LOKOJA-ABUJA ROAD OVER DEATH OF TRUCK DRIVER

Truck drivers in Lokoja, Kogi, on Wednesday blocked Abuja-Lokoja highway protesting alleged killing of one of them over non-payment of N5,000 toll. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the situation caused gridlock on the busy highway linking the northern and the southern parts of the country. NAN reports that many travellers were stranded on […]

FORMER FCT MINISTER BALA MOHAMMED IN FRESH TROUBLE

Acting on an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) a Federal high court in Abuja has ordered the interim forfeiture of 14 properties owned by EX FCT Minister Bala Mohammed on corruption charges. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba yesterday ordered that the properties, which were allegedly purchased and concealed under names of different companies and […]

ARMY DEBUNKS VACCINATION RUMORS IN SULEJA

The army has  responded to allegations that Suleja area of the federal capital territory has been thrown into a state of confusion over the vaccination . Rivers state, Ondo and Anambra has  witnessed similarly confusion recently The Nigerian army on Wednesday, October 18, denied reports that its operatives are vaccinating people at the Suleja area […]

PMB TASKS NIGERIAN ACCOUNTANTS ON PATRIOTISM

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, urged accountants in the country to put Nigeria first and uphold strict ethical conducts in the discharge of their duties. In a message to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Annual Conference in Abuja, he urged them to become more committed to the on-going was against corruption. President Buhari, […]