Passage of PIB will revolutionize economy, says Rep Olatubosun

Hon Olajide Olatubosun representing Saki West/Saki East/Atisbo in this interview bares his mind on social and political developments in Nigeria as the country clock 59. While warning against permanent closure of the nation’s land borders as he maintains that doing…

FG blocks remaining 2.2m incomplete registered SIM Cards

By Etuka Sunday The Federal Government has confirmed the deactivation of all improperly registered SIM Cards in the country. This was done by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) following the directives of the Minister of Communications, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim…

SEC recognises Private Sector as key driver of economic growth -Uduk

By Etuka Sunday Private sector activities have been described as key drivers for economic growth and development as they create jobs and pay the taxes that finance services and investments. This was stated by Acting Director General of the Securities…

NCC urges 175m Telecom subscribers to use intervention channels for protection

By Etuka Sunday The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has again urged the about 175 million telecom subscribers in the country to use the available consumer intervention channels to protect themselves from being short-changed by their service providers. NCC made the…

Technology: LG targets 5G for smarter homes

By Etuka Sunday Tomorrow’s homes are becoming smarter and more personal. And the rollout of 5G will accelerate the evolution of the connected home. This evolution brings with it a level of anticipation for how our homes will change the…

PPPRA to sanction Petrol Retail Stations over failure to display prices

By Etuka Sunday Marketers of petroleum products must display prices of products in their retail outlets even at night or face sanctions, the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has said. Speaking while leading a monitoring team to some retail…

Health Minister tasks philanthropists on support

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Federal Government has called on philanthropists and wealthy Nigerians to continue to support the federal government through humanitarian intervention in all sectors of the country. The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, made the call…

P&ID saga: U.K court grants FG leave to appeal $9.6bn judgement

It’s positive debt for Nigeria – Malami By Ese Awhotu with agency report A United Kingdom Court yesterday granted the Federal Government of Nigeria leave to appeal the judgment that asked Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) Limited to seize $9.6bn…

Nigerian certified engineers to get int’l status, says COREN president

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The President Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria(COREN), Engr Ali Rabiu,said that COREN said he is presently pursuing a new policy that will strengthen the process of accreditation and certification of engineering graduates in…

Falana asks court to jail DSS DG if Sowore is not released

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja Femi Falana, (SAN), yesterday, asked a Federal High Court Abuja, to jail Yusuf Bichi, Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), if Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow, is not released. The court had on Wednesday,…