NSCDC Dismisses Rumours Of Pipeline Vandalisation At Aboru
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has dispelled rumours that the pipeline has being vandalised in Aboru area of Lagos. According to a statement signed by the Media Assistant to the Commandant General NSCDC Ekunola Gbenga: “We are aware of incorrect social media rumours of damage being caused... Read more
NDDC Rice Mill Boosts Agric, To Create Jobs In Niger Delta
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has given a boost to agriculture in the Niger Delta region by reviving its six tonnes per hour rice mill at Elele-Alimini, in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. Speaking after inspecting the multi-million-naira, six tonnes per hour rice mill, the NDDC... Read more
The Wike That I Know
By Paulinus Nsirim Several comments, interpretations, narratives and theories have greeted the recent letter written by Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State to President Muhammadu Buhari, expressing the sincere appreciation of the Rivers State Government and people to Mr. President, for approving the sum of N78.9 billion to... Read more
Ohaneze Leader Visits Imo Governor To Protest Latest Fulani Killing In State
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, yesterday, (Monday) visited the Imo State Government House, Owerri in apparent protest to Governor Hope Uzodinma over murderous activities of Fulani herdsmen in the state. “Chief Nwodo indicated that he visited to commiserate with the Government and people... Read more
Buhari Suspends Financial Crimes Commision Chairman, Magu
Ou MaguPresident Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly suspended the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, according to Nigeria’s The PUNCH newspaper. Earlier on, the Nigerian president had put in motion, a presidential panel headed by Justice Ayo Salami to probe the various allegations leveled... Read more
Dubai’s Role in Facilitating Corruption and Global Illicit Financial Flows
By MATTHEW PAGE & JODI VITTORI Dubai is just one of many enablers of global corruption, crime, and illicit financial flows, but addressing the emirate’s role presents anticorruption practitioners, law enforcement agencies, and policymakers with particularly complex challenges. Legal Disclaimer: The mention of any individual, company, organization, or other... Read more
Why We Wrote UN, Trump Over Insecurity In Igboland — ASETU President General Emeka Diwe
Recently, the Association of South  East Town Unions, ASETU, petitioned the United Nations and President Donald Trump of the United States of America over the level of insecurity in Igbo land and the influx of people from the northern part of the country at a time the nation had banned... Read more
Wife Of Benue Governor Confirms Testing Positive To Covid-19
The wife of Benue State Governor, Eunice Ortom has tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). In a statement she personally signed on Friday night, Mrs Ortom confirmed that tests conducted on her came out positive. She also noted that her son and some unnamed staff were equally infected... Read more
Umahi, Aides Test Positive To Corona Virus Infection
The Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi, and some of his close aides have tested positive for COVID-19. Though the Governor and the affected aides are asymptomatic, that is showing no symptoms yet, they have since self-isolated in line with the COVID-19 Protocols by the Nigeria Centre for... Read more
Nigeria Records 454 New Covid-19 Cases, As Total Infections Surge To 27,564
Nigeria has recorded 454 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total tally of infections in the country to 27,564. The new figures were released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet on Friday. According to the NCDC, the new cases were spread across 18 states and... Read more