Category Archives: Breaking

We Warned But They Didn’t Listen – Niger Delta Avengers Bomb Chevron’s Escravos Tank

  New militant sect, the Niger Delta Avengers have destroyed the main pipeline supplying gas that provides electricity to the Escravos tank farm in Delta state owned by Chevron. Tweeting via its Twitter handle,  @NDAvengers the militant group, said they warned Chevron not to fix a major crude pipeline blown up by the group early in…

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NTA, NBC, NAN, More Get New DGs

  The Federal Government on Wednesday appointed the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of six parastatal agencies under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The appointments were announced in Abuja on Wednesday by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. A statement issued by Mr Segun Adeyemi, the Special Adviser to the Minister, named…

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Drama As CCT Adjourns Saraki’s Trial Till June 1 For Cross Examination

  The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Wednesday adjourned the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki, till June 1, to enable defence continue cross examination of the first prosecution witness. Saraki is standing trial at the CCT on a 16-count charge of allegations bordering on false asset declaration and money laundry prepared against him…

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LASG Signs Memorandum Of Understanding For The Construction Of 4th Mainland Bridge

Lagos State Government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the construction of the 4th Mainland Bridge in Lagos. The state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode while addressing the people present pointed out that this would be the first time the State is embarking on the construction of a long-span bridge & expressway without Federal funding. Below…

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Emir Of Kano Speaks Up Against Child Marriage & Wife Battery

  The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, yesterday took a right step in the right direction by voicing his opposition against child marriage. The Emir made his position known while addressing a conference of Northern Muslims Religious Leaders on Primary Healthcare in Kano, citing the reproductive health challenges associated with the age long…

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FG To Repatriate Stolen £300m From Jersey

  The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, says the Federal Government is in the process of repatriating from Jersey the stolen 300 million pounds. Onyeama stated this on Tuesday in Abuja at a news conference organised as part of activities to mark the one-year anniversary of President Mohammadu Buhari’s administration. Jersey, an independent,…

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Tomato Ebola: Kaduna Sate Declares State Of Emergency|FG Deploys Experts To Tackle Scarcity

  Kaduna state government on Tuesday declared a state of emergency after a specie of moths caused a disease called ‘Tuta Absoluta’ among the plants, destroying swathes of tomato fields, threatening supplies of the country’s leading staple food, reports Vanguard. Nigerian farmers have describe the outbreak as ‘tomato Ebola’ after the deadly disease that devastated…

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