Monday, June 29, 2020

NUC accredits law, 13 other programmes in UniAbuja – Official

About 14 programmes of the University of Abuja, including Law, have been accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC), the management of the...

IPOB Accuses The APC Government Of Promoting Hausa/Fulani Supremacy

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in a recent statement, claimed that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government is only interested in...

Over One Million Nigerians Apply For N-Power Within Two Days Of Opening For Registration

Barely 48 hours that it opened for application, over one million Nigerians enrolled for recruitment of the third batch of N-Power exercise.  This was...

COVID-19: Nigerian govt gives update on reopening of schools

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has disclosed why the federal government is reluctant in reopening schools in the country NCDC’s Head of...

Nigeria’s $2.8bn AKK Pipeline to stimulate economy, enhance Local content, others

By Udeme Akpan & Sebastine Obasi President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday flag off the construction of $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) pipeline, thus laying...

US arraigns 11 Nigerians over fresh $6m fraud

Kayode Oyero Barely two weeks after the United States indicted six Nigerians for their alleged involvement in over $6m internet fraud, 11 more Nigerians...

Nigeria: Insecurity in North-West Will Soon Be Over, Says Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, yesterday said that the lingering banditry and other heinous crimes orchestrated by bandits...

Quick Take: SWOT analysis of Nigeria’s financial sector according to Fitch Solutions

Back in January this year, long before the COVID-19 pandemic had us all re-thinking our plans, Tony (not his real name) was contemplating which bank’s payday...

Ajimobi’s Widow’s Pity Party

Mrs Florence Ajimobi and her husband, Abiola Ajimobi. Credit: gwg.ng By Yemi Ajayi If you need any credence to the rumoured haughtiness of the widow...

Lagos Commission seals social clubs for flouting COVID-19 ban

The Lagos State Government says it has sealed several lounges, bars, spas and night clubs across the state for flouting its order banning...

DisCos decry attempt by NERC to dissociate from increase in electrify tariff

The Electricity Distribution Companies have decried the attempt by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to distance itself from the July 1 commencement of...

NUC accredits Law,13 other academic programmes in UNIABUJA

…Refuses to accredit Computer Science By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE National Universities Commission, NUC,has accredited Law and 13 other academic programmes of the University...

El-Rufai Calls For Vigorous Law Enforcement To Prosecute Rapists

Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai  has said that drastic action is needed to tackle rape, just as he called for vigorous law...

Ijaw need tested men in Senate, says Clark

Our Reporter   IJAW National Leader Chief Edwin Clark has endorsed the candidacy of former Bayelsa State, Governor Seriake Dickson for the Bayelsa West Senatorial...

Ohanaeze raises alarm as splinter group emerges

Our Reporter   A SPLINTER group, comprising young men, has emerged within the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation Ohaneze Ndigbo. The new group led by one Basil...

Whistleblower demands commission for exposing agency’s $1b

Joseph Jibueze and Eric Ikhilae, Abuja   A WHISTLE-BLOWER, John Okupurhe, has urged President Buhari to direct the Attorney-General of the Federation Abubakar Malami to...

Insecurity in North-west will Soon be over, Says Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai ...

Finish off Bandits, Masari Charges Army

Aminu Masari

JUST IN: Man Dies As Truck Crushes Tricycle In Anambra

On Sunday, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Anambra disclosed the demise of a young man who...

Osun man beaten to death while playing football

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo The Osun State Police Command has commenced investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of one Shuaib Isola after he was...

No going back on petrol price control, PPPRA insists

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency on Sunday insisted that it would continue fixing price bands for petrol despite opposition by...

Electricity Distribution Companies Tackle Regulatory Commission Over Increase In Tariff

Electricity Distribution Companies have insisted that the plan to increase electricity tariff on July 1, 2020 had the approval of both the Nigerian...

Man, 61, arrested for impregnating 19-year-old daughter in Lagos

The Police at Ikorodu, Lagos State, have arrested one Eke Kanu, 61, of Ebute Road, Igbogbo, Ikorodu, for having unlawful sexual intercourse and...