Whistler Blowers Complaint: African Development Bank Group’s Bureau of the Boards of Governors Expresses Confidence On Panel
Communique of the Bureau of the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank Group following its meeting of 1 July 2020 regarding the Whistle-Blowers’ Complaint against the President of the Bank Group The Bureau expresses its utmost trust and confidence in the Panel’s ability to successfully carry out... Read more
Assist In Project Monitoring, NDDC Charges Communities
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has charged communities in the Niger Delta region to assist the Commission in monitoring the execution of development projects in their localities. Making the call during a courtesy visit by Isoko traditional rulers and leaders of thought under the auspices of the Isoko Development Union... Read more
HURIWA To President Buhari: Your Covid-19 Containment Strategy Not Working
. Warns against reopening of schools    Nigeria’s prominent civil rights advocacy body, the Human Rights Writers Association.(HURIWA) has called out President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s failure to activate workable strategy to contain, combat and flattened the curves of the National Covid-19 infection rate in Nigeria. HURIWA says President Muhammadu... Read more
UN Suspends Two Employees Over Viral Sex Video
The United Nations says it has suspended two male staff members involved in a recent viral sex video in Israel. Mr Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for the Secretary-General, disclosed this in a note to UN correspondents in New York on Thursday. Dujarric said both employees had been identified and placed... Read more
I’m Ready For New Challenge In Germany, Says Aruna Quadri
The clock has started clicking for Aruna Quadri as the Nigerian is eagerly looking forward to joining the elite players in the world for the 2020/2021 German Table Tennis Bundesliga League. After more that a decade plying his trade in the Portuguese League where he has established himself as... Read more
Armed Thugs Invade Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja Where Governor Denies Corona Virus Exists
By Fisayo Soyombo Dozens of plain-clothed gunmen who arrived in three white Hilux vans on Wednesday shot freely and terrorised staff of the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja, who were planning a press conference/protest to pressurize Nigeria’s Federal Government to establish a COVID-19 screening centre in the state. The State... Read more
China To Commit N1 Trillion Into Nigeri’s AkK Gas Line
President Muhammadu Buhari, has flagged-off the construction of the 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline contract awarded at a cost of US$2.592 billion, an equivalent of N1 trillion. The Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) contract for the project was awarded to Messrs. Oilserv Plc/China First Highway Engineering Company (Oilserv/CFHEC Consortium) for the... Read more
Buhari Performs Virtual Flags Off Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project
President Muhammadu Buhari has formally flagged off the construction of the $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project, said to be the largest of its kind in the nation. The President who performed the ceremony virtually from the State House on Tuesday, called on governors of states on the... Read more
‘Soldiers Shot At Us’, Police Prosecution Witness Tells Court At Wadume’s Resumed Trial
A prosecution witness, Felix Adolije Monday, narrated his ordeal at a Federal High Court in Abuja, on how soldiers attached to mount roadblocks along Ibi town in Taraba State, shot at their operational vehicle on their way back to Abuja. Adolije, who mounted the witness box in the ongoing... Read more
Ohanaeze, South East Governors Set Up 50-member Committee Of Experts For Development Of Igboland
The South East Governors, in conjunction with Ohanaeze Ndigbo, have agreed to set up a driving force for the development of Igbo land known as Alaigbo Stabilization Fund. “The Fund is intended to develop Igbo land to the status of Catalonia in Spain and Bavaria in Germany,” Chief Emeka... Read more