Category Archives: News

Ouch! Port Harcourt International Airport Tops List Of Worst Airports In The World

Now this actually hurts! According to travel website The Guide to Sleeping in Airports, Port Harcourt International Airport is the worst airport in the world. The terminal landed the top spot owing to factors like “unpleasant and unhelpful staff, alleged corruption, a severe lack of seating, broken air-conditioning and the fact that the arrivals hall…

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Springfield Slams Reports By ‘Controversial’ Website Sahara Reporters’, Debunks Report Linking CEO, Okyere To Corruption

Oil and Gas company, Springfield Ashburton Limited has again debunked reports circulating in the media, particularly controversial website, Sahara Reporters, linking its MD/CEO, Mr. Kevin Okyere, to corruption in Nigeria’s oil sector under former Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Deziani Alison-Madueke. In a rejoinder to online publication Sahara Reporters’ story of 14th October 2015 titled “Ghanaian Oil…

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“Rotimi Amaechi May Be Screened Today”, Says Committee

Sen. Sam Anyanwu, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, said Rotimi Amaechi may be screened today. As reported by Sahara Reporters, Anyanwu made this known while speaking with newsmen at the end of the committee’s meeting. According to him, the committee will also submit its report on the petition against the nomination…

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Appeal Court Fails To Deliver Judgment On Saraki’s Code Of Conduct Trial

The Court of Appeal, sitting in Abuja, on Monday reserved judgment on the appeal filed by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, challenging the jurisdiction of the Code of Conduct Tribunal to try him over false declaration of assets. According to a report by PREMIUM TIMES, when parties arrived the court Monday, they were…

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Female Suicide Bomber Dies In Failed Attack On Army Base

Nigerian soldiers shot dead a suspected suicide bomber outside a Military base in Maiduguri, Borno State. The shooting detonated explosives concealed in her handbag. The target was thought to be the Maimalari Army Barracks, the main military base in Maiduguri, which had been hit repeatedly in recent months by Boko Haram terrorists. According to Vanguard Daily, Babakura…

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Govenor Ambode Swears In His 37 Executive Council Members

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today swears in his 37 Executive Council members. The ceremony started around 11: 45 am at Adeyemi Bero Hall, State Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja where Ambode inaugurated 23 Commissioners-designate and 14 Special Advisers-designate. The Commissioners appointed and their portfolios include: Gbolahan Lawal, Commissioner for Housing Dr. JideIdris, Commissioner for Health.…

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