Buhari orders all rail network to nation’s ports linked

As Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri rail line takes off By Sunday Egene-Ode President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the 326 KM Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri rail line for commercial operation as well as the ancillary facilities yard, at the recently named Goodluck Jonathan Railway Complex in Agbor…

Imo guber: Again Court Affirms Uzodinma’s Election

…Dismisses RAP’s Suit By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Federal High Court Abuja, yesterday, dismissed a suit filed by Reform and Advancement Party (RAP) and its candidate in the 2019 Imo state gubernatorial election, Okere Kingdom, seeking to sack Governor Hope…

P&ID: London court orders release of $200m back to Nigeria

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, yesterday, hinted that the Commercial Court in London has ordered the release of $200million used as a deposit by Nigeria in the P&ID case…

TStv launches Pay per View Model tomorrow

By Ochiaka Ugwu TStv, an indigenous digital satellite television service is set to launch its operation of pay per view model tomorrow, October 1st; the Chief Executive Officer of the organization, Dr. Bright Echefu has said. Echefu said the major…

Reps vow to tackle MDAs over non implementation of budget

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives on Tuesday vowed to tackles Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDAS) over failed to implement projects and programmes for which funds have been provided in the budget. The Speaker of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila…

1m global coronavirus deaths `very sad milestone’ – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has described the one million deaths from the coronavirus as “a very sad milestone”, considering that many victims suffered “a terribly difficult and lonely death” and their families were unable to say goodbye. WHO spokeswoman…

You have a case to answer, court tells El-Zakzaky

From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna A Kaduna State High court sitting in Kaduna yesterday dismissed the motion of no-case-submission filed by the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria(IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zazaky and his wife Zeenat. The presiding Judge Justice…

Uduaghan, ex Delta Gov, decamps from APC to PDP

  …He won’t be missed, says APC   By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja   IMMEDIATE past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the All Progressives Congress (APC). Dr. Uduaghan, who was…

Release take-off grants to established Universities – Reps tell FG

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives at it’s resumption yesterday Mandated the Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency release the take-off grant meant for Universities across the country decades after of their establishment. The House equally Mandated…

FG plans nationwide Correctional Centres decongestion exercise

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Justice, has concluded plans for a nationwide decongestion exercise in the Correctional Centres across the country. It was also revealed that 3,751 inmates were released shortly after the COVID-19…