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Wike Prides Rivers As New Investment Destination

3 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has attributed the new ranking of the state as the number one investment destination, ahead of Lagos State to the huge investments made by his administration in the areas of security and infrastructural development.

2019 Election Is An Opportunity To Move Nigeria To Next Level - Obama

3 days ago /
International News 

The former President of the US, Barack Obama, has said he sees the 2019 elections as another historic opportunity to take part in moving this great nation to the next level and be part of the progress.

Over 5M Children Threatened By Famine In Yemen

3 days ago /

More than five million children are threatened by famine in war-torn Yemen as prices to soar.

Cross River, Chinese Government Sign MoU on Ceramic, Textile Factories

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Cross River State Government and Tua Tuany Municipal Peoples Government of China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU for the establishment of six industries in the state.

North Korean Leader Looks Forward To Second Summit With Trump

3 days ago /
International News 

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un is looking forward to a second summit with US President Donald Trump.

Gombe PDP Screens Aspirants Ahead Of The Party Primaries

3 days ago /
Politics 

In Gombe, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has commenced the screening of aspirants for the Senate and House of Representatives.

Oil Workers To Start Strike

3 days ago /
Nation 

The National Leadership of the Nigeria union of Petroleum and natural gas workers (NUPENG) and the petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Association (PENGASSAN) have expressed concerns over plans by oil company, chevron to sack thousands of workers inspite of the ongoing intervention of the federal ministry of labour and employment as well as the established labour contract staffing guidelines in the oil and gas industry.

Healthcare Practitioners Urged To Embrace Technology

3 days ago /

Nigeria healthcare practitioners have been told to embrace innovations driven by technology to improve healthcare delivery in the country.

Niger Delta Ministry Assures Of Non Partisanship In Project Allocation

3 days ago /
Nation 

Communities in the nine states of the Niger Delta have been assured of even distribution of projects irrespective of political party differences or support base of the citizens.

Tambuwal Says Nigeria Needs A Detribalised Leader

3 days ago /
Nation 

The presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has said that Nigeria needs a detribalised leader who understands the complex entity of Nigeria to move the country out of its present economic and political hardship.

International Day Of Peace Observed In Taraba

3 days ago /
Nation 

Northeast Nigeria has been bedevilled by several security issues that have led to the disruption of peace and also the destruction of lives and property.

Dokpesi, Two Others Sue Buhari Over Executive Order Six

3 days ago /
Nation 

The founder and Chairman Emeritus of DAAR Communications PLC, Raymond Dokpesi, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation over executive order number 6 of 2018 signed recently by the President.

Lake Victoria Tanzania Ferry Disaster Death Toll Hits 100

4 days ago /
International News 

At least 100 people have died after a ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, officials say.

Kwara North Elders Demand Governorship Seat

4 days ago /
Nation 

As the agitation for the zoning of Kwara State Governorship seat to the North Senatorial District gathers momentum, the elders in the region have added their voice to the clamour, calling on all political parties to field only candidates from the zone.

Legal Privileges Committee Bars Ikhide Ehighelua From Being Conferred With SAN

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Legal Practitioners' Privileges Committee, LPPC,  has withdrawn the conferment of the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) on Ikhide Ehighelua.

WADA Lifts Russia’s Anti-Doping Ban

4 days ago /
International News 

The world anti-doping agency, WADA on Thursday lifted a ban on Russia’s anti-doping agency, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition across all sports.

Okowa Congratulates Pinnick

4 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated, Amaju Pinnick on his re-election as president of the Nigeria football federation (NFF).

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria Moves A Step Up

4 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Nigeria has moved a step up in the latest FIFA ranking released this Thursday.

Dalung Seeks Robust Public/Private Partnership In Sports Development

4 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Nigeria’s minister of youth and sports development, Solomon Dalung has again reiterated his commitment to pay more attention to other sports other than football.

World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Anthony Joshua Faces Toughest Test Yet

4 days ago /
International News  Sports  

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has described a return to London’s Wembley stadium for the latest defence of his title belts in front of a home crowd on Saturday as "a blessing".