Category: Features

Group Decries Brazen Disregard of Mining Laws by Quarry Companies

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) Urban-Rural Environmental Defenders (U-RED) has decried the flagrant disregard of Mineral and Mining Act 2007 and Mineral and Mining Regulations 2011 by quarry and mining companies which he said has exposed host communities to social, economic, health and environmental risks, especially in the residential areas. He […]

Group Tasks Government, Others on Road Crash Prevention Measures

Paschal Emeka, Abuja   A non-Governmental Organization, Accident Prevention and Rescue Initiative (APRI) has decried the rising rate of road crashes in the country  and the inability of governments and at all levels to pioritise road crash prevention measures especially in the area of strengthening the capacity of road traffic […]

INEC DECLARES SOLUDO WINNER OF ANAMBRA GUBER ELECTION

By Reuben Nwankwo Prof Chukwuma Soludo, Governor-Elect, Anambra State The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) the winner of the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State. Mr Soludo polled a total of112,229 votes to defeat his closest rival, Valentine […]

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MD NDIC receiving an award

          MD/CE, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mr Bello Hassan (middle) receiving his Certificate of Honorary Fellowship of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) from the President and Chairman of Council, Dr Bayo Olugbemi, FCIB (left) while Special Guest of Honour and former Minister of […]