No exit date yet for first batch of N-Power beneficiaries — FG

The Federal Government says no date has been announced for the exit of the first batch of volunteers enrolled under the N-Power scheme. Justice Bibiye, Communications Manager, National Social Investment Office (NSIO), in a statement on Friday in Abuja, urged the public to disregard social media reports about current status of the programme. He said […]

EFCC hands over late Badeh’s forfeited property to North East commission

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has handed over a-13 bedroom, one-storey building and a basement to the management of North East Development Commission, NEDC. The property was forfeited by the late Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. The Acting spokesman for EFCC, Tony Orilade, in a statement in Abuja, on […]

Trump at the bedside of the wounded of the Dayton shooting, greeted by protesters

Donald Trump was visiting injured people on Wednesday’s weekend shootout in Dayton, Ohio, before flying to another tragedy, El Paso, Texas, where his coming is so skeptical. , even hostility. The president arrived in the late morning with his wife Melania in Dayton, a town in the northern United States where a gunman killed nine […]

Kogi Assembly commences impeachment process against Deputy Gov

The Kogi State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, formally commenced impeachment process against the embattled Deputy Governor Elder Simon Achuba over his alleged action and utterances on some broadcast media, including Channels and AIT televisions. Relationship between Achuba and Governor Yahata Bello, had gone sour, culminating in last week’s press briefing by the latter, where […]

NIGERIAN APPOINTED IN UNEPCBD PEER REVIEW TEAM FOR UGANDA

Edel-Quinn Ijeoma Agbaegbu (Nee Nneji-Anejionu),renowned biodiversity advocate and Nigeria’s Country Representative in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Voluntary Peer Review (VPR) Process of National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan(NBSAP), a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) framework,has been appointed as member of a CBD seven-member team for thevoluntary peer review of biodiversity implementation inthe Republic […]