Saturday, September 19, 2020

International flights: FG bars Emirates Airlines

Sodiq OyelekeThe Federal Government says Emirates Airlines has been included in the list of airlines not allowed to operate in Nigeria as part...

Nigeria: Osinbajo explains why Buhari administration is supporting small businesses with a survival fund,...

The Federal Government remains deeply committed to creating a more business friendly environment for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to thrive, as...

‘We’ve been subjected to ridicule’ — NBA writes Malami over ‘controversial amendment’

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) says the recent amendment to the rules of professional conduct for legal practitioners (RPC), 2007 has brought ridicule...

The #YNaijaCover: APC’s Governor Akeredolu, Ludo Souvenirs and the Alagabaka Game of Thrones

On an unsuspecting Friday afternoon, several pictures quickly circulated the internet displaying a heap of slippers and rows of ludo games. One can...

Rivers: Federal lawmaker dumps PDP for APC, rejects Wike’s SUV

Chisom Dike, the member of the House of Representatives for Tai-Oyigbo-Eleme Federal Constituency, has decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the...

PDP loses another Dogara ally, Misau, to APC

David Adenuga Bauchi A high ranking member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Mohammed Misau has joined the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bauchi. Misau,...

Oyo CP meets Oke-Ogun, Ibarapa Obas over bandits’ invasion

Segun Showunmi, Ibadan Oyo Commissioner of Police, Joe Enwonwu, has held meetings with traditional rulers and other stakeholders in Ibarapa and Oke-Ogun areas of...

FG partners Cross River govt over solid minerals exploitation

The federal government has called for increased partnership with the Cross River State government over developing its huge solid minerals potential. The Minister of...

FG apologizes, says Self-Certification directive is not for everyone

The Nigerian government has backtracked on its earlier issued guidelines on the new banking Self-Certification Forms, saying the notice does not apply to...

PTCIJ partners TheCable, Daily Trust for Edo, Ondo elections

The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism ( PTCIJ) has entered into a collaboration with three media houses to promote accountability in the...

BREAKING: Kidnapped ex-US soldier regains freedom in Ekiti

Abiodun Nejo, Ado EkitiThe abductors of a retired United States of America Army officer, Major Jide Ijadare, have set him free after four...

Edo election: International community watching us, INEC warns officials

Friday Olokor, AbujaThe Independent National Electoral Commission on Friday called on staff to “rise to the occasion” in the Edo State Governorship Election,...

LCCI to hosts virtual edition of ICTEL expo

By Charles Okonji The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has stated its readiness to host the 6th edition of the Information, Communication,...

60-year-old man remanded for allegedly raping daughter in Ibadan

An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan on Friday remanded one 60-year-old man, Abiodun Omokhunu, at State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (CIID)...

Visa Ban: Yahaya Bello’s govt writes US over alleged ban

The Kogi State Government on Friday petitioned the U.S. on its visa restrictions for unnamed individuals responsible for undermining the Nigerian democratic process...

ICPC intensifies anti-corruption campaigns in Sokoto, others

ICPC PHOTO:Twitter The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it has intensified anti-corruption awareness campaigns in schools and other institutions...

No country has ever succeeded in banning Okada – Director of Urban studies

General News of Friday, 18 September 2020 Source: www.ghanaweb.com 2020-09-18 Okada business is currently illegal in Ghana Director of Urban Studies at the University of Ghana,...

JUST IN: Ogun workers call off strike

By Ernest Nwokolo, Abeokuta Workers in Ogun State on Friday afternoon called off their warning strike following the agreement reached with the organised labour...

Kogi 2019 poll: Yahaya Bello protests US Visa ban

The Kogi State Government has protested the recent Visa ban imposed by the United States on politicians who allegedly rigged the November 2019...

Al-Tuwaijri advances to second round of WTO chief selection

Al-Tuwaijri was the Kingdom’s Minister of Economy...

Ebonyi To Reopen Schools On October 5

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi The Ebonyi State Government has announced October 5 for the reopening of educational institutions in the state.The state Commissioner...

Master KG up for 5 awards

Uganda: Multichoice Launched New TV Channel in Uganda

The movie channel is a creation Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE) an operator of Asia largest entertainment channel. KIX will showcase never-seen before movies...

Nigeria: As Refineries Gulp N276bn in 4 Years – Govt Embarks On Fresh Multi-Billion...

After spending N276 billion on the maintenance of its three refineries between 2015 and 2018, the federal government is set to spend additional...

We Will Checkmate And Monitor Police Officers’ Conduct, PSC Assures Edo Electorate

Police officers during the show of force in Edo State ahead of the gubernatorial election. PHOTO: SODIQ ADELAKUN/CHANNELS TV The Police Service Commission (PSC)...

CACOVID plans to feed 1.7 million households

The crippling effect of the coronavirus has been felt not only in Nigeria alone but the world over as the coronavirus razed through...