From Dianabasi Effiong A US-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has commended a traditional ruler in Rivers for his intervention in human capital development, agriculture, education and healthcare within and outside the state. The group, known as the Nigerian Initiative for Accelerated Development in Agriculture and Education and Healthcare (NIADAEH), led... Read more
Rivers CJ releases 43 inmates unconditionally, 2 others on bail at Custodial Centres
From Dianabasi Effiong The Chief Judge (CJ) of Rivers, Justice Adama Iyayi-Lamikanra, has released unconditionally, no less than 43 inmates when she visited the Ahoada and Port Harcourt Custodial Centres in the State. Their release was made known in a statement in Port Harcourt by the Deputy Superintendent of... Read more
Lagos SCID Train  Officers On Community Engagement
In addition to efforts of the Nigeria Police Force and Lagos state Police command to further strengthen Community Policing and ensure maximum safety of lives and properties in the state, the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Lagos, has on Monday trained police officers on community engagement and security services.... Read more
The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the appeal challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory at the Feb.23 general election. Justice Tanko Mohammad, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN),  led six other justices to unanimously dismiss the appeal for lacking in merit. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the other... Read more
Institute Of Chartered Economists Of Nigeria On The Nigeria/Russia Deal For the Completion Of Ajaokuta Steel Plant
INSTITUTE POSITION OVER THE RECENT DEAL BROKERED BETWEEN FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA AND THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019 IN SOCHI, RUSSIA FOR THE COMPLETION AND COMMISSIONING OF $10 BILLION, 1.3 MILLION TONS PER YEAR, and 98 PER CENT COMPLETED INTEGRATED AJAOKUTA STEEL COMPANY LIMITED (ASCL) STEEL... Read more
We Will Impact All Niger Delta Rural Communities  – NDDC Boss, Nunieh Assures
The new Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Gbene Dr Joi Nunieh, has assured that the Commission will impact on all rural communities spread across the Niger Delta region. Dr Nunieh, who gave the assurance when she assumed office yesterday at the commission’s headquarters in... Read more
Niger Delta States Governors Are Valued Partners, Says NDDC
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has described the governors of the nine Niger Delta States as critical stakeholders and partners in the development of the Niger Delta region. The NDDC Director Corporate Affairs, Mr. Charles Obi Odili, who made the disclosure in at the Commission’s Headquarters in Port... Read more
In a fast changing  world where every company is becoming tech inclined through leveraging on technology in one form or the other, WorldStage Economic Summit (WES) is set to focus its 2019 edition on the theme ‘Getting Nigeria Ready for Challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution’. An annual global... Read more
Group Condemns Planned Arrest Of Investigative Journalist
The Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development(AIED), has described the alleged move by the Nigerian government to summarily arrest an investigative journalist, Fisayo Soyombo, for exposing the rot and corruption in the Nigeria Prison Service and Police Force as “nauseating” and “appalling”. In a press release on Tuesday, signed... Read more
Nigeria Needs Prayers To Overcome Challenges – Lawan
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday said that Nigeria would need prayers to overcome its current challenges. Mr Ola Awoniyi, Special Adviser (Media) to the President of the Senate  quoted Lawan to have said this when a delegation of the Christian Legislators’ Fellowship of the National Assembly visited... Read more