LOCAL NEWS Archive

[News] : Senate blasts Buhari for sending military to Gambia without approval

The Senate has upbraided President Muhammadu Buhari’s Federal Government for sending troop to The Gambia without looking for administrative endorsement. Review that pressure has keep on rising after the refusal of Yahya Jammeh to venture down from office in the wake of losing the December 1 2016 Presidential decision. The Nigerian Air Force had on

[News] : No plan to hike fuel price – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,Wednesday, expelled claims that it was wanting to climb the cost of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, otherwise called petrol. The NNPC, in an announcement in Abuja, additionally exhorted drivers to stop from frenzy purchasing of petroleum items as it has more than 1.3 billion liters supply of PMS, which is

[News] : NYSC 2016 Batch B stream II orientation begins January 24

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, will initiate the 2016 Batch B Stream II introduction for forthcoming corps individuals on January 24. The NYSC made this known in its official site on Monday, including that the orientation would end on February 13. It said that the on-line printing of call letters by stream II planned

[News] : 1,000 PDP members decamp to APC in Abia

No less than 1,000 individuals from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have absconded to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State. The decampees incorporate previous Minority pioneer of the state House of Assembly, Hon. Humphrey Azubuike; Major Gen. Ogbonna Okoro (rtd); previous Transition Committee Chairman, Bende gathering, Hon Ben Kalu; previous individual from the

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, what do we know about it?

Led by regarded minister Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) is the most noticeable Muslim development in the African nation. The development is situated in the north of the nation and does the majority of its religious exercises at its base camp, Husainiyya Baqiyatullah, situated in the city of Zaria, Kaduna State.

[News] : #BBOG arrives North-east for Sambisa forest tour

Delegates of the BringBackOurGirls Group have arrived the north-east to watch endeavors being made by officers to free the rest of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls. The gathering will join a central government designation for the visit. The administration designation incorporates the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed; his partner for barrier, Mansur Dan-Ali, and the Chief

[News] : Court orders NNPC to reinstate sacked worker

The National Industrial Court on Monday received the terms of restoration of Francis Johnson, a sacked laborer of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC. Equity Edith Agbakoba in her judgment likewise requested NNPC to offer Mr. Johnson another agreement. Ms. Agbakoba’s judgment taken after the court’s appropriation of the terms of settlement supported by guidance

[News] : Alleged N3.8 billion fraud: Fani-Kayode gets new lawyer

A Lagos Federal High Court on Monday gave previous Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode’s new legal advisor, Norrison Quakers, 24 hours to concentrate the case document and continue with trial. Mr. Fani-Kayode is being striven for claimed tax evasion of over N3.8 billion. Mr. Fani-Kayode, who was likewise previous Director of Media and Publicity, battle

[News] : Cooking Gas Price: NLNG discharges 13,000 tonnes to Lagos jetty

  The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, NLNG’s condensed petroleum gas vessel has released 13,000 tons of gas to the Lagos breakwater. The vessel is planned to come back to NLNG’s office in Bonny to reload, with an end goal to guarantee sufficient supply and value strength in the market. Kudo Eresia-Eke, NLNG’s General Manager,

[News] : 2016 Etisalat Prize for Lit… and the winner is!

Since its presentation in 2013, when the media transmission mammoth, Etisalat Nigeria, founded the Etisalat Prize for Literature to reward first time composition fiction (novel) works and its distributer, no Nigeria creator has won the prize, however, this time, the drift appears to be clear for the development of a Nigeria as the victor for