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NATFORCE Seeks ONSA Partnership to Combat Illegal Importation of Ammunition, Light Weapons

By Paschal Emeka, Abuja The Director General National Taskforce to Combat Illegal Importation of Small Arms, Ammunitions, light Weapons, Chemical Weapons and Pipeline Vandalism (NATFORCE) has expressed the readiness of his organization (NATFORCE) to collaborate and partner with the National Security Adviser (NSA) to the President in order to eradicate illegal importation of arms and […]

P&ID: UK Court Grants FG Permit to Challenge Contract Award

By Ochai Sunday(Abuja) Malami, Atthorney General of the Federation The English Court has today delivered an unprecedented judgment, allowing the Federal Republic of Nigeria (FRN) permission to proceed with its challenge to the $10 billion arbitral award made against it over three years ago. This is contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu […]

Police Stop Kano Man From Committing Suicide Over Failure To Marry Buhari’s Daughter

Abba Ahmed                                                                                           Hanan Buhari A 22-year-old man, Abba Ahmed, who earlier threatened to commit suicide if Hanan, the daughter President Muhammadu Buhari, did not marry him, has changed his mind following intervention of Kano police command. Briefing Punch on Friday at the command headquarters at Bompai, police spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi […]

OHANAEZE NDIGBO Commends President Buhari On Reconstruction of Akanu Ibiam International Airport

Ochai Sunday (Abuja) T Barr Onuorah, PG Ohanaeze Ndigbo The Pan Igbo cultural group, OHANAEZE NDIGBO GENERAL ASSEMBLY WORLDWIDE, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the successful Reconstruction of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, describing it as a landmark project that Ndigbo will forever remember and be grateful to him and his government. This is contained […]

Group Hails President, GMD over Appointment of Tombomieye, Okoye, Ahmed, others

Reuben Nwankwo (Abuja) President Muhammadu Buhari and GMD Mele Kyari Media Practitioners in the Energy Sector, MPES the umbrella body of major players in information gathering and dissemination domain of the oil and gas industry has hailed president Mohammadu Buhari and  Mallam Mele Kyari, the Group Managing Director, GMD of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC […]

NSCDC Commissions 13 New Command Buildings • Receives Borno Farmers’ Massive Endorsement

Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, CG, NSCDC A civil society group, Centre for Media Rights and Advocacy (CMRA) has applauded the salient transformation of infrastructural development and the building of new edifices all over the country by the proactive management of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), under the leadership of Commandant-General, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu. […]

Curtail Gwarzo’s Bragging Rights, Excesses At FIIRO, CSO Cries Out To FG

A civil society group, the Citizens Watch Advocacy Initiative (CWAI) has called on the Federal Government to restrain the excessive powers of the Chairman, Governing Board of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO), Alhaji Ibrahim Gwarzo. This is informed by the fact that CWAI discovered that Alhaji Ibrahim is unilaterally running the institute […]


Reuben Nwankwo(Abuja) Sen Ayo Akinyelure. The Senator representing Ondo Central in the upper legislative chamber of National Assembly and Chairman Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and public petitions Sen Ayo Akinyelure has described as false and malicious a publication of 3rd August 2020 on Nation newspaper where United Bank for Africa (UBA) made an allegation […]