Shell Targets 2,400MW Equivalent Of Electricity From New Gas Supply Project
The ongoing Assa North/Ohaji South gas development project in Imo State, southeast Nigeria will produce 600 million standard cubic feet of gas per day, energy equivalent of about 2400 Megawatts which is enough to provide uninterrupted electricity to about 2.4 million homes, Managing Director, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of... Read more
Nigerian Bags Highest Society Of Exploration Geophysicists Award
By Dianabasi Effiong Port Harcourt – A Nigerian, Dr Maxwell Meju, has been selected by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) headquartered in Tulsa, USA for the 2019 Reginald Fessenden Award. The award is said to be one of the highest prizes in exploration geophysics. A notification of the... Read more
Pope Francis Urges Catholic Bishops To Preach Peace In Nigeria
By Dianabasi Effiong Port Harcourt – The head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State, Pope Francis, has urged Catholic Bishops in Nigeria to preach peace to their followers. The Pope gave the advice on Thursday in Port Harcourt, at a sermon marking the Episcopal... Read more
NDDC To Adopt Community Based Management In Sustaining Projects
. Begins Regional Power Pool, Industrialisation Project . To distribute Medical Equipment, Vaccines to Niger Delta States The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has reaffirmed its commitment to ensure the sustenance of projects executed by the Commission, in the Niger Delta region for the benefit of the people through... Read more
Dr. Kate Anolue Becomes Double Mayor of Enfield, United Kingdom
Dr. Kate Anolue from Nanka, Orumba South Local Government, Anambra State, who went from being a midwife at her village to become a mayor in England, has been sworn in as the Mayor of Enfield, United Kingdom. The Nigerian born British Labour politician said she is “thrilled” to be... Read more
French singer Jain to perform in Opening Ceremony of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019
• One month to go until the opening match of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019™ • Opening Ceremony to take place before opening match in Paris between France and Korea Republic on 7 June • Tickets available via With just one month until the biggest single-sport women’s event in the... Read more
2019 General Elections: Army Staged A Coup Against Rivers State – Gov Wike
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the Nigerian Army staged a coup against Rivers State during the 2019 General Elections, describing their actions as the worst in the nation’s democratic history. Addressing the  Joint House of Representatives  Committees on Army, Police, Human Rights and Justice at... Read more
Shareholders Commend FBNHoldings, Project A Bright Future
The shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc have been assured of brighter future and enhanced dividend at the 7th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Lagos. Speaking at the meeting in Lagos, Dr Oba Otudeko,  FBN Holdings Group Chairman, assured the shareholders that the company had mapped out strategies aimed at... Read more
Buhari Extends Vacation
President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly informing it of his  desire to extend his vacation. President Buhari who left Nigeria on 19 January was scheduled to return today and resume work tomorrow. But in a statement by Femi Adesina, the special adviser on the media, the president... Read more
Russia Urges Nigerians To Apply For Educational Scholarship
By Fortune Abang The Embassy of Russia in Nigeria, has urged Nigerians to explore opportunity through application for the ongoing Russian Government Scholarship programme, to improve themselves educationally. Mr Ivan Lydkin, Press Attache of the Embassy, made the call on Wednesday in Abuja while addressing executive members of the... Read more