News - AIT

Buhari Urges More Dedication From Nigerian Workers

2 days ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari says he expects Nigerian workers to be more dedicated and committed to working under the new minimum wage regime.

Customs Seizes 113 Exotic Cars

2 days ago /
Nation 

The federal operations unit zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service has seized one hundred and thirteen units of exotic cars, including bulletproof jeeps in its renewed efforts at curtailing the activities of smugglers.

Philippines Easter Actor Crucified For 33rd Time

2 days ago /
Religion 

A Filipino Catholic playing the role of Jesus Christ during holy week rites in the Philippines was crucified for the 33rd time on Good Friday.

Germany Donates Medical Facility To Nigerian Army In Jaji

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government has assured of its commitment to strengthening the ties between it and the German government in the area of provision of healthcare facilities for the Nigerian Armed Forces.

Oyo Police Smashes Gang Of Internet Fraudsters, Cultists And Robbers

2 days ago /
Crime  Security 

The Oyo state police command has arrested two nomads who robbed a middle-aged bureau de change operator of 3.1 million naira in Okerete, Oke-Ogun area of Oyo state and in the process cut off his arm.

Bayelsa Govt. Makes Case For Indigenous Engineers

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria can make appreciable progress in sustainable national development if local production is encouraged.

Edo PDP Slams FCDA For Demolition Of DAAR Communications Structures

2 days ago /
Nation 

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo state has condemned Monday’s demolition of properties belonging to DAAR Communications PLC at its corporate headquarters in Abuja by officials of the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA.

Nigeria’s Biosafety Agency Gives All Clear To GMO Products In Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

The national biosafety management agency says all Genetically Modified Organisms, GMO, products in Nigeria are properly certified and safe for Nigerian use.

Former Vice President Sambo Calls for More Private Sector Investment In Education

2 days ago /
Education 

Nigeria’s Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo wants the Federal and State governments to continue to provide an enabling environment for private sector investment in the country’s education sector.

FG Restates Commitment to Rehabilitation of Prisons

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Danbazau has restated the current administration’s commitment to making prisons habitable and reformatory homes.

Libya Dissidents Mull Cutting Oil Supply to Tripoli

2 days ago /
International News 

Prime Minister of Libya’s east-based government Abdullah Al-Thani has said cutting oil supplies to the capital, Tripoli will lead to a bigger national disaster.

Lai Mohammed Woos Investors for Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has laid the necessary groundwork for the growth of the nation's economy and urged investors to take advantage of the government's efforts by investing massively in Nigeria.

NNPC Assures of Availability of Petroleum Products

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, has reaffirmed the readiness of the NNPC, to ensure an adequate supply of petroleum products in all the nooks and crannies of the country during the Easter holiday and beyond.  

Gov. Ayade Sues for Peace, Compassion At Easter

2 days ago /
Nation 

As Christians across the country celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has called on all faithful to imbibe the virtues of peace, love, sacrifice and forgiveness which he said represent the core values of Easter.

NSCDC Deploys Personnel for Easter Security

2 days ago /
Security 

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has directed all state commands to ensure massive deployment of personnel to all nooks and crannies, especially churches, market places, shopping malls, supermarkets, playgrounds and all places that are perceived to be soft targets by insurgents and dissidents. 

Nigeria Has All It Takes to Overcome Its Challenges - Former President, Jonathan

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians not to give up on the nation in the face of unabating violence and misery, stressing that Nigeria has all it takes to overcome its challenges.  

PRESS RELEASE Chief Dokpesi: FGN desperate to silence AIT!

3 days ago /
Nation 

Edo PDP Condemns the Witch-Hunt of Chief Raymond Dokpesi. It is now obvious that Chief Dokpesi and DAAR Communications are targeted for intimidation, harassment and a Mafiosi style shakedown.  

Onnoghen Files Appeal

3 days ago /
Nation 

Hours after the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT judgement, Justice Walter Onnoghen has filed a notice of appeal at the court of appeal to challenge the decision

E.U, ECOWAS Commit To Implementation Of New Information System For Regional Security

3 days ago /
International News 

The Head of the European Union, EU delegation to Nigeria, Ketil Kearlsen and EU ECOWAS commissioner for political affairs, Francis Behanzin have expressed hope that the full implementation of the newly launched West African Police Information System, WAPIS, in Nigeria would positively impact on regional security and development.

BIZ: Stock Market Update

3 days ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigerian equities market closed on a positive note on Thursday.