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
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
Buhari Flags-off Construction Of 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Today
The Federal Government’s aspiration to boost domestic utilisation of gas in Nigeria will receive a boost tomorrow as President Muhammadu Buhari performs the Flag-off of the construction of the 40-inch x 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline project. The project, expected to be completed within a 24-month timeline, is a... Read more
IPOB Raises Alarm Over Building Of Gas Pipeline For Parts Of Nigeria Excluding The Producer Region
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has condemned plans by Nigeria’s Presidency to flag off a gas pipeline worth $2.8 billion to service the northern part of Nigeria on Wednesday. Kanu accused the current Muhammadu Buhari administration of having more interest at developing... Read more
Shell’s 20km Gas Pipeline Connects Industrial Zones In Aba
From Dianabasi Effiong Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) has completed the final phase of its 20km domestic gas pipeline expansion project in Abia State, connecting Agbor Hill, Osisioma and Araria industrial zones. The project has also enabled the supply of pipeline gas to Ariaria Market Energy Solutions Limited, the Independent... Read more
COVID-19: Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) donates 150-bed Isolation Centre, Medical Equipment To Lagos State
The Private Sector led Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has donated a 150-bed fully equipped  isolation facility with medical equipment worth millions of Naira to the Lagos State Government, to provide support in the fight against the virus within the state. Speaking at the commissioning of the Yaba Isolation centre,... Read more