NSCDC boss assures of adequate security, safety at airports

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ahmed Audi, has assured Nigerians that a highly coordinated approach has been put in place to avert the looming threat of attack on Airport facilities…

Attacks on IDPs camps worrisome – FG

…FEC approves N2.1b for Nigerian Content House maintenance By Egena Sunday Ode   The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouk, on Wednesday expressed regrets over the incessant attacks on the camps of Internally Displaced Persons…

Kano company to launch 10MW power from waste by 2022

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano   Cape Gate Group, a company that engages in generating energy from solid waste has set 2022 as the time to commission 10 Megawatts power from  converted waste in Kano state. The Chief Executive Officer of…

Reps move to create special seats for women in National, State Assemblies

By Christiana Ekpa   A bill seeking to create special seats for Nigerian women in the two chambers of the National Assembly, and the State Assembly on Wednesday, scaled through second reading in the House of Representatives. The Bill is sponsored…

COVID-19: Kano govt. directs civil servants to resume work

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano   Kano state government has directed all civil servants to resume work with immediate effect. Recall that following the resurgence of COVID-19 cases between October to January in the state, the state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje…

FEC okays poverty reduction policy

By Egena Sunday Ode   Worried by the worsening poverty level in the country, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday exhaustively debated the issue and approved a new policy to tackle the menace. Special Adviser (Media & Publicity) to…

We’ll not forget Okowa’s strides in a hurry -Council Chair

  By Nosa Akenzua, Asaba Chairman of Okpe Local Government Council of Delta State, Hon. Isaiah Esiowa, said the development strides of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in Okpe land will not be forgotten in a hurry. Esiowa, who made the remark…

Electoral offences: INEC secures 60 convictions btw 2015 till date, says Chairman

….Insists next general election holds Feb. 18, 2023 By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday revealed that it has secured sixty (60 )convictions out of the one hundred and twenty-five (125) cases of electoral offences it…

Insecurity: Gbajabiamila inaugurates 40 man C’ttee to begin closed door summit in May

…..Says Reps will find solution to “intractable” problem By Christiana Ekpa House of Representatives yesterday inaugurated a 40 man Commitee with the mandate of brainstorming and finding solution to the debilitating security situation in the country. It will be recalled…

Reps probe N500m Chibok School rehabilitation fund, safety Initiative

  By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives yesterday Set up an Ad-Hoc Committee to investigate the status of the 500 Million Naira Chibok School Rebuilding Fund and the Safe School Initiative and report back to the House within 4…