FG Approves N45bn For Payment Of Gratuities Of Ex-Staff Of Nigeria Airways

FG Approves N45bn For Payment Of Gratuities Of Ex-Staff Of Nigeria Airways
 

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah, Abuja The federal government has approved N45 billion for the payment of gratuities and other retirement benefits of former staff of  Nigeria Airways. This was disclosed by the minister of state Aviation, Hadi Sirika, yesterday  after the Federal Executive Council meeting ...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

Nigeria Vs Ghana: Super Eagles Set For Crucial Clash

Nigeria Vs Ghana: Super Eagles Set For Crucial Clash
 

The home-based Super Eagles team are at the risk of crashing out of the ongoing WAFU Cup of Nations if they fail to get a win over their Ghanaian counterparts in their final group game on Monday. Barren draws against Mali and then Guinea puts the Eagles in a delicate situation in which only a [&hell...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

Nigeria Customs Impounds Dangote Truck With N47 Million Contraband Poultry

Nigeria Customs Impounds Dangote Truck With N47 Million Contraband Poultry
 

The Nigeria Customs Service has seized a truck belonging to the Dangote Cement Company in Ogun State with about 3,000 cartons of contraband frozen poultry valued at over N47 million. The Comptroller of NCS in the state, Sani Magudu, made this known on Monday‎ at a press conference. He said the dri...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

No Evidence Nigeria Has Exited Recession – Issa Aremu

No Evidence Nigeria Has Exited Recession – Issa Aremu
 

From: Noah Ebije, Kaduna General Secretary of Textile union and NEC member of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Issa Aremu has said that there is no evidence to show that Nigeria has overcome the economic recession. Aremu said the country can only recover from economic recession with enhanced purchasin...

Posted on Sep 9, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 9, 2017

With Super Eagles, These Are the Permutations That Will Land Nigeria in Russia, By Obo Effanga

With Super Eagles, These Are the Permutations That Will Land Nigeria in Russia, By Obo Effanga
 

Team MP W D L F A D P Nigeria 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 9 Zambia 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 4 Camer 3 0 2 1 2 6 -4 2 Algeria 3 0 1 2 3 7 -4 1 With the above, we can confidently say that Nigeria is […]...

Posted on Sep 3, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 3, 2017

Nigeria Belongs To Us All – Buhari

Nigeria Belongs To Us All – Buhari
 

BEVERLY HILLS, September 02, (THEWILL) – President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday reiterated his belief that every Nigerian is free to reside in any part of the country without hindrance irrespective of their state of origin. Speaking in his Daura countryhome in Katsina State, while receiving the s...

Posted on Sep 3, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 3, 2017

INTERVIEW: Why Wrong Medical Diagnosis Occurs in Nigeria – Consultant Paediatrician

INTERVIEW: Why Wrong Medical Diagnosis Occurs in Nigeria – Consultant Paediatrician
 

Zainab Bagudu, wife of the Kebbi State governor is a consultant paediatrician and the founder of MEDICAID Radio Diagnostic Centre, Abuja. She was present at the just concluded national health dialogue organised by the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism and its partners. She spoke exte...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Nigeria, UK In Joint Crackdown On Human Trafficking

Nigeria, UK In Joint Crackdown On Human Trafficking
 

BY Sunday Isuwa, Abuja The federal government and the United Kingdom (UK) have concluded plans to begin a crackdown on the barbaric crime of human trafficking in Nigeria. Accordingly, in a bid to ensure a world, free from this abhorrent trade, the British government has committed £7 million to tack...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

INTERVIEW: Why Wrong Medical Diagnosis is a Problem in Nigeria – Consultant Paediatrician

INTERVIEW: Why Wrong Medical Diagnosis is a Problem in Nigeria – Consultant Paediatrician
 

Zainab Bagudu, wife of the Kebbi State governor is a consultant paediatrician and the founder of MEDICAID Radio Diagnostic Centre, Abuja. She was present at the just concluded national health dialogue organised by the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism and its partners. She spoke exte...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Political Disaster: Tale Of Do-or-die Politics In Nigeria

Political Disaster: Tale Of Do-or-die Politics In Nigeria
 

BY Terfa Naswem Politics so they say is a dirty game. But such games in politics could be dirty or not, depending on so many prevailing factors. Political indices have portrayed the significance of politics and how politics can alter so much of whom we are and what we are as well. But there is [&hel...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

‎Nigeria Commends Saudi Arabia for Providing Adequate Logistics for Pilgrims

‎Nigeria Commends Saudi Arabia for Providing Adequate Logistics for Pilgrims
 

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON has commended the Saudi Arabian authorities for providing all the necessary logistics support for pilgrims at the Jamarat, the place where pilgrims perform the symbolic stoning of the devil. The Executive Chairman of NAHCON, Abdullahi Muhammad, made th...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Redefining Opposition Politics in Nigeria

Redefining Opposition Politics in Nigeria
 

Since the advent of the fourth republic, opposition politics in the country can best be described as adversarial. The politics of winner takes all and losers lick wounds has made every electoral contest a ‘do-or-die-affair’, to borrow the coinage of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. In order not t...

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 1, 2017

Fayose Hails South East Governors, Kanu Meeting; Says Nigeria Too Late to Break

Fayose Hails South East Governors, Kanu Meeting; Says Nigeria Too Late to Break
 

Ekiti State Governor on Thursday lauded the south east governors over the meeting they held with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, saying it offered a fresh platform for all Igbo people. He also said the meeting highlighted the need for the Federal Government to allow...

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 1, 2017

OPINION: MAKING A CASE FOR THE NON-ADOPTION OF COMMUNITY POLICING IN NIGERIA

OPINION: MAKING A CASE FOR THE NON-ADOPTION OF COMMUNITY POLICING IN NIGERIA
 

It is not uncommon to hear Nigerians especially political office holders make a case for community policing. Many believe that the Nigerian Police force cannot effectively maintain law and order with the current method of policing. Community policing, according to Wikipedia, is a strategy of polici...

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 31, 2017

Summer Vacation in Nigeria? 10 Historical Places You Must Visit

Summer Vacation in Nigeria? 10 Historical Places You Must Visit
 

Nigeria, the giant of Africa is a country with a rich cultural heritage, boasting of several hundreds of languages and various historical sites and tourist attractions, including long stretches of exotic beaches, lush mountains, well-preserved traditions, culture and beautiful enchantments. These hi...

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 31, 2017

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