The Nigerian government has provided further details on the electrification roadmap recently signed with Siemens,revealing a detailed technical agenda to increase operational grid capacity to 11,000MW in the next few years. The NER from the details provided on the Twitter feed of the Nigerian
The Coalition of Civil Society Network for HIV/AIDS in Nigeria has said that increased funding for curative and preventive intervention for HIV/AIDS will give rise to zero level response in Nigeria. Ikenna Nwakamma, the first co-Chairman of the society, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday. […]
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says ” there is no gain without pain” and Nigerians must endure the temporary effects of the border closure to reap the attendant benefits. The minister stated this on Monday when he paid a working visit to the new corporate headquarters of The Sun Newspaper in Lagos. […]
The Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) has inaugurated a new national executive with a pledge to address issues of health, education and livelihood in the society. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the 23-member national executive council, led by Olaniyi Yusuf, was inaugurated on Sunday at NASFAT Islamic Centre, Aseese, Ogun State. Speaking at […]
Bandits have displaced 17 villages in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. News Agency of Nigeria reports that the said incident happened on Sunday at about 1:00pm. NAN reports that the displaced persons, numbering about 2,000, have taken refuge at LEA Birnin Yero Primary School. One of the victims and village head of Unguwan Gibe, […]
By Sarafa Ibrahim and Adekunle Adebayo A former Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Monday fumed following a court judgment ordering the forfeiture of two of his houses in Ikoyi, Lagos State. Justice Mohammed Liman had made the temporary forfeiture order following an ex parte application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The EFCC […]
…sets agenda for Nigeria …wants Russian investors to work closely with NACCIMA, ACCI, NRBC The President of Nigeria-Russia Business Council (NRBC), Prince Adetokunbo Kayode is leading the Nigerian Organised Private Sector (OPS) component to the Russia-Africa Business Forum on-going in Sochi, Russia. Prince Kayode who is also the President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and
The minority leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the impeachment of Kogi State Deputy Governor, Mr Simon Achuba by the House of Assembly. He also advised judges in Kogi, particularly the Chief Justice to borrow a leaf from the Imo State experience and shun any […]
In developing a business plan, it was stressed that attention must be paid to the value chain of livestock which covers processing, veterinary services, diary, use of skin, horns, etc.
Damasak, as we know, is one of the liberated strongholds of the Boko Haram insurgents. It was one of the areas they controlled as a sovereign caliphate using laws that were violent and alien to Islam and humanity.