Category: Features

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 […]

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. […]

CONGRATULATORY MESSAGES FLOOD TCN FOR THE NEW MD, ENGR ABDULAZIZ

Ochai Sunday Engr Abdulaziz, New Ag MD of TCN Various stakeholders and interest groups have continued to congratulate Engineer Sule Ahmed Abdulaziz, on his recent appointment as the new acting Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). This follows his appointment and issuance of the requisite appointment letter which […]

President Buhari Reconstitutes NNPC Board

President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has reconstituted the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation NNPC following the expiration of the tenure of the former board appointed in 2016. In a press statement from the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, released on Saturday the new board will be in place for […]

Coach Keshi commiserates with Yusuf Fresh over brother’s dead

        The late Alh. Sale Yusuf By Willy Kings Coach Samaila Maruwa Keshi has commiserated with the executive committee member of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ahmed Yusuf Fresh over the sudden dead of his elder brother, Alhaji Sale Yusuf. The news of Alh. Sale Yusuf’s  dead was reported  on Monday evening. […]

Kyari’s burial: NUJ wants PTF members off covid-19 briefing

  The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ FCT Council, has urged members of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 that were at the burial rites of Mallam Abba Kyari, former Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, to excuse themselves from the daily briefing. In a statement on Monday in Abuja, chairman of the council, […]

INVESTIGATION: How Judicial officers, KAPDA workers ganged up against Nasarawa Utd players’ land allocation in Karu

    Structure being erecting at the site By Raphael Ekpang The Right of Ownership (RO) of land awarded to victorious players of Nassarawa united in November, 2016 has become a mirage. Indeed, senior judicial officers are reportedly in the middle of the alleged injustice, but unknown to the state governor, Engr. Abdullahi Sule. Specifically, […]

COVID-19 Photo News:The Commandant -General, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC),Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, with the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC),Mele Kyari inspecting the isolation centre donated by NNPC to the Federal Government recently.

The Commandant -General, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC),Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, with the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC),Mele Kyari inspecting the isolation centre donated by NNPC to the Federal Government recently.

Covid-19 face masks: Ayade recalls garment factory workers

By Raphael Ekpang Due to the urgency of the moment, Cross River state Governor, Sir Ben Ayade has recalled workers of the state- owned Garment Factory back to work, for the mass production of face and nose masks. The workers are to resume work on Tuesday, after the factory had been disinfected Monday. The workers […]