News - AIT

Cuba Plane Crash Caused By Human Error

1 year ago /
International News 

The Mexican company that owns the plane which crashed in Cuba killing 112 people has said the crash was caused by "human error".

EU, Japan Sign World’s Biggest Free Trade Deal

1 year ago /
International News 

The European Union and Japan have signed one of the world's biggest free trade deals, covering nearly a third of the world's GDP and 600 million people.

House Of Representatives To Unravel Status Of Recovered Loot

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has pledged the Parliament’s commitment to the recovery of looted funds and assets, adding that the Parliament is poised to unravel the mystery behind the process.

South West PDP Rejects Outcome Of Ekiti Election

1 year ago /
Politics 

Reactions have continued to trail the re-election of Kayode Fayemi as Governor of Ekiti State in Saturday's Governorship Election in the state.

Nigeria Air Force Denies Refusing Landing Rights at Air Force Base Makurdi

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Air Force has denied allegations that it prevented a chartered flight from landing at its Base in Makurdi on 16th July 2018, for political reasons.

Police Commissions E-Library for Children in Umuahia

1 year ago /
Nation 

In an effort to revive the reading culture amongst Nigerian children, a modern electronic library has been built for the Police Children's school in Umuahia, Abia State, South East Nigeria.

Ekiti Poll Falls Short Of Global Best Practices - Observers

1 year ago /
Politics 

A coalition of domestic and international election observers accredited to monitor the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State, has faulted the exercise, insisting that it falls short of global best practices.

Jang’s Money Laundry Trail Stalled, Adjourned till October 30

1 year ago /
Nation 

The accelerated hearing in the case of corruption leveled against former governor of plateau state Jonah Jang and Yusuf Gyang was stalled Tuesday following the failure of counsel to EFCC to produce the witnesses in court.

Iran Kicks, Petitions ICC Over US Sanctions

1 year ago /
International News 

Iran has lodged a complaint with the International Court of Justice against the United States’ reimposition of sanctions, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. 

Trump Under Fire After Putin Meeting

1 year ago /
International News 

Donald Trump returned late Monday from his European tour to face ire in Washington, where US intelligence officials and senior Republicans were denouncing the president as “shameful” and “disgraceful” after he refused to challenge Russian leader Vladimir Putin over interference in American elections.

Police Places N5 Million Bounty On Police Killers

1 year ago /
Security 

Worried over the  recent Ambush Attack and killing of Policemen while on duty,  one in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and another in Edo State, The  Nigeria Police is offering 5million Naira Bounty to anyone who can provide  information to apprehend the culprits.

Family of Slain Corp Member Petitions Medical and Dental Council

1 year ago /
Nation 

The family of Angela Igwetu, the youth corps member shot dead by a policeman in Abuja, the Nigerian capital says autopsy report has faulted claims made by Garki hospital where she was taken to for emergency care.

Osinbajo Explains Gains of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

1 year ago /
Nation 

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo says there are huge gains for Nigerian signing the African continental free trade agreement.

SAN Advises INEC to Track Election Spending by Political Parties

1 year ago /
Nation 

As reactions continue to trail the just concluded Ekiti Governorship election, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Yusuf Ali, has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to track the amount spent by political parties during election as much money are in circulation during the period which are not applied for the right purposes.

Ekiti Election: Observers Condemn Deployment of Military Personnel

1 year ago /
Nation 

One of the election observer group that monitored Saturday’s Ekiti state governorship election ‘clean foundation’ has condemned the use of military personnel during the poll, saying it negates election security and accountability.

Oshiomhole Debunks Reports Of Governor Ortom’s Defection

1 year ago /
Politics 

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomole has debunked the news making the rounds that the Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom has defected to another party.

Buhari Orders Airlift of Stranded Nigerian Football Fans from Russia

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the FIFA 2018 World Cup and got stranded after the competition.

Police Service Commission Commends Police Conduct In Ekiti Election

1 year ago /
Security 

The Police Service Commission, has commended the conduct of the Nigeria Police Force at the just concluded Governorship Election in Ekiti State.

R-APC will not affect APC Fortunes- Omo-Agege

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

The crisis which has created the emergence of the reformed All Progressives Congress is still attracting mixed reactions even as the APC savours its victory in Ekiti state.

FG Says Executive Order Is Most Potent Weapon Against Corruption

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal government says it is convinced that the Executive order six recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari is the most effective weapon against corruption.