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The Permanent Secretary, Mrs Georgina Ehuria,with the Commandant General ,Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC),Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, with the Management team,at the commissioning of the ultra modern Lt.Gen A.B Dambazau Medical Centre,with state of the art facilities at the civil defence headquarters, Abuja recently.  

Breaking! Arbitration tribunal awards $1.69bn to NPDC over Brass, Forcados crude oil assets

By Reuben Nwankwo              Engr S. Matashi, MD of NPDC An Arbitral Tribunal sitting at the Lagos Court of Arbitration has delivered a landmark Arbitral award in favour of the Nigerian government owned Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) Limited in the arbitration between the Atlantic Energy Drilling Concepts Nig Ltd and Atlantic Energy Brass Development […]

CONCERNS AS $4.3B NLNG TRAIN 7 SUFFERS 8 MONTHS DELAY FROM TAKE OFF

           Mr Tony Attah, MD of NLNG By Paschal Emeka There is heightening economic concern as Train 7 of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) suffers eight months delay from take-off after the signing of the front end engineering design. But  NLNG says the projections are still on track The NLNG Train 7 expansion project […]

CONTROVERSY SURROUNDS N42 BILLION CONTRACTS SCAM IN REA

The Acting Managing Director of Rural Electrification Agency (REA), Mohammed Wasaram, yesterday, debunked allegation that the agency’s N42 billion electrification contracts in nine federal universities, were fraudulently awarded. Wasaram told the House of Representatives’ Joint Committee investigating the allegation that the contracts were awarded after approvals by both the Federal Executive Council (FEC) and the […]

WHY LAGOS DOES NOT BELONG TO YORUBAS – OBA AKIOLU

          Oba Rilwan Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has claimed that Lagos State is not part of Yoruba land. Akiolu’s statement is coming barely a week after he publicly humiliated the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi at an event. In a statement from Akiolu’s palace, the monarch […]

Alao-Akala Denies N6 billion Bribe Allegation as Group pledges Solidarity

               Chief Alao-Akala Contrary to news that the former governor of Oyo State and governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, in the forthcoming governorship election, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala has collected a N6 billion bribe from the APC chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinibu to deliver block votes from Ogbomoso axis to the ruling All […]

Successful Election: CSO Commends NYSC DG

By Paschal Emeka         DG of NYSC, Brig. Gen. Sule Zakari Kazaure Following the massive deployment of resourceful National Youth Service Corps, NYSC members as ad-hoc staff in the recently concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections, a civil society organization, Media Practitioners for Development, MPD, has commended the Director General of NYSC, Brig. Gen. Sule […]