BREAKING: Floods Take Over Abuja-Lokoja Highway

BREAKING: Floods Take Over Abuja-Lokoja Highway
 

  From Emmanuel Adeyemi, Lokoja   Travelers on the Abuja- Lokoja highway are now stranded as the road is heavily flooded making it difficult for them to continue with their journeys. The flooded area is the Nataco Junction at Seriki Numan Village about 1km to Lokoja. There was heavy rainfa...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

OPINION: MAMBILA POWER: BUHARI’S BIG BANG PROJECT SET TO TAKE OFF

OPINION: MAMBILA POWER: BUHARI’S BIG BANG PROJECT SET TO TAKE OFF
 

Wednesday, August 30th approval by the Federal Executive Council, FEC for the award of the contract for the engineering, procurement and construction of the 3050 MW Mambila Hydro Electric Power Project reflects President Muhammadu Buhari’s strong commitment to the development of infrastructure in ...

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

5 Pending Decisions PMB Will Take On Arrival

5 Pending Decisions PMB Will Take On Arrival
 

In this report, Jonathan Nda-Isaiah details some key decisions President Buhari will likely take when he returns from his medical trip and why he is bound to take them. Happenings around the seat of power in the past few days indicate that President Muhammadu Buhari is expected back in the country a...

Posted on Aug 4, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 4, 2017

Rebuilding Boko Haram-Ravaged North-East May Take 10 Years – PCNI

Rebuilding Boko Haram-Ravaged North-East May Take 10 Years – PCNI
 

The Vice Chairman, Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative, PCNI, Tijjani Tumsah, said it may take a minimum of ten years before appreciable progress can be made in rebuilding the North-East. Mr. Tumsah made this known at a Forum with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. ...

Posted on Jul 10, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 10, 2017

Foundation Set to Take Anti-Drugs Campaign to 40 Schools

Foundation Set to Take Anti-Drugs Campaign to 40 Schools
 

…Seeks govt intervention By Jet Stanley Madu Mr. Eustace Eberechukwukamma Njoku has since 2003, made giant strides in partnering with schools and relevant agencies such as the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), to transform the lives of youths and students in La...

Posted on Jun 20, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 20, 2017

2019: Groups Shortlist Patience Jonathan, Ekweremadu, Obi, Ezekwesili To Take Over Buhari’s Job

2019: Groups Shortlist Patience Jonathan, Ekweremadu, Obi, Ezekwesili To Take Over Buhari’s Job
 

SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, (THEWILL) – Coming on the heels of the declaration by the Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, that there was no going back on Igbo presidency in 2019, three Igbo groups have shortlisted the names of prominent politicians from the ethnic stock to stand for election as Nigeria’s P...

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 19, 2017

LOUD TAKE

LOUD TAKE
 

• A look at why the LAUTECH crisis is unlikely to end soon as the public awaits government White Paper on the matter, one year, this week, after students of LAUTECH started sitting idly at home From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan June 9, 2017 will make exactly one year that the students of Ladoke Akintola U...

Posted on Jun 6, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 6, 2017

Recession: Shipping To Take over From Oil As Highest Revenue Earner – NIMASA

Recession: Shipping To Take over From Oil As Highest Revenue Earner – NIMASA
 

The Nigerian shipping sector is poised to takeover from oil and gas as the largest revenue earner for the Federal Government. This was disclosed by the director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside at the 5th Nigeria Transport Awards and Lec...

Posted on May 8, 2017 - Last updated on May 8, 2017

Don’t Use Fanta, Sprite to Take any Drugs, Govt Warns Nigerians

Don’t Use Fanta, Sprite to Take any Drugs, Govt Warns Nigerians
 

Although they are safe for consumption, Fanta and Sprite should not be used to take any medicine, the federal government has said. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, said the two beverages, manufactured by the Nigeria Bottling Company, NBC, are safe for human consumption but cannot be taken with...

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

Kalu to Buhari: Listen to Your Doctors, Take Your Medication

Kalu to Buhari: Listen to Your Doctors, Take Your Medication
 

Counsels President to work less, focus on economic team Former Abia State Governor, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to listen to his doctors and take his medication if any was prescribed by his doctors. He said as much as he is excited over the return of Buhari to Nigeria, t...

Posted on Mar 13, 2017 - Last updated on Mar 14, 2017

 Don’t Take Up Arms Against Muslims, Herdsmen,  Cleric Urges Christians

 Don’t Take Up Arms Against Muslims, Herdsmen,  Cleric Urges Christians
 

From: WOLE BALOGUN, ADO EKITI General Overseer of The Word Bible Church, Pastor Julius Kumoluyi, has dissuaded Christians in the country from taking up arms against their brothers of the Islamic faith or herdsmen, saying the weapons of Christians’ warfare are not carnal. Kumoluyi, who pastors over...

Posted on Feb 2, 2017 - Last updated on Feb 3, 2017

People Didn’t Take Me Seriously When I Was Producing ‘King Invincible – Femi Adisa

People Didn’t Take Me Seriously When I Was Producing ‘King Invincible – Femi Adisa
 

By ANOZIE EGOLE The Nigerian movie industry is in for big things this year as popular director, Femi Adisa, has set the ball rolling, premièring his debut  movie as a producer titled, ‘King Invincible.’ ‘King Invincible’ is an epic film that tells the sprawling tale of love and war. The ha...

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 14, 2017

5 More Things Upcoming Nigerian Artistes Take for Granted (Part 2)

5 More Things Upcoming Nigerian Artistes Take for Granted (Part 2)
 

As an upcoming artiste, you cannot afford to feed your prospective fans half-baked music, poor lyrics and lacklustre music videos. Music business is serious business and to thrive in it, certain principles and false notions must be either upheld or erased. Upcoming artistes in Nigeria need to unders...

Posted on Jan 7, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 8, 2017

Video: You can’t Cow me, Take Rivers by Force – Wike charges

Video: You can’t Cow me, Take Rivers by Force – Wike charges
 

Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike has said that his accusers cannot cow him nor would they take the state by force. He also said that he will never sell the state nor take the money meant for the state to sponsor any illegal act while as well urging the people not to panic at all the alleged [&he...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Mineral Resource Devt: We Shall Take Care of All Interests

Mineral Resource Devt: We Shall Take Care of All Interests
 

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has reiterated that protection of the interests of the Federal Government, governments and local communities remain the best approach in the quest for the best way to go in the development of God-given mineral resources in the country. Dr. ...

Posted on Dec 21, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 21, 2016

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