DW-Increased living costs and non-EU tuition fees are fueling concern among foreign students. They worry that higher costs could encourage exclusiveness and that Germany will no longer be a sought-after study destination.Germany, a popular choice for foreign students, has always prided itself
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and astute media consultant, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze has described the conferment of the highest rank in the Catholic Church on the former Governor of Rivers State and erstwhile Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Dr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as a confirmation of his undistorted commitment to the […]
Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has described man’s inhumanity to man as the cause of instability around the world.The governor said this while unveiling this year’s Carnival Calabar theme, “Humanity”. He called for a return to God and conscience which according to him are key to humanity. Ayade took band leaders of the […]
The Senate Committee chairman on labour, Employment and Productivity and member representing Imo North Senatorial District, Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu has condemned in strong terms the action of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)members who attacked former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekeremadu in Germany at the weekend. He desribed the action as shocking and
In line with its avowed commitment to transparency and accountability in all its activities as committed by the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari, the National Oil Company has announced winners of its 2019/2020 Direct Sale of Crude Oil and Direct Purchase of Petroleum Products (DSDP) arrangement. […]
…deploys Agro rangers By Kwiza Mbumbeh, Maiduguri Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State has deployed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) agro rangers and hunters to implement Rural Grazing Areas (RUGA) in Borno state. RUGA is located in Sambisa Forest and its fringes, comprising six council areas of Konduga, Bama, Gwoza, Chibok, Damboa […]
In continuation of transparency initiatives in the management of her oil and gas revenue,Equatorial Guinea has opened a dedicated office for the management and enforcement of protocols and charter of the internationally sanctioned Extractive Industry Transparency Initiatives (EITI). The country’s oil and gas minister,Gabriel Obiang opened the office in Malabo.
Tokyo challenges Beijing's Belt and Road with $2.8bn in loans.Nigeria;plans to promote transparent, high-quality infrastructure projects in Africa.
By Jon Allsop On Saturday morning, ABC News reported that Jeffrey Epstein—the financier recently charged with trafficking underage victims for sex—had killed himself in his jail cell. Other outlets were quick to follow up. So were conspiracists. Baseless theories flooded the internet from every conceivable direction. On Twitter, #ClintonBodyCount and #TrumpBodyCount both
By Jude Orji Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has supported the agitation for the autonomy of Local Governments in Nigeria, saying he would ensure that the grassroots “feel the impact of the government.” The governor, according to a statement on Friday expressed the view while flagging off the first set of vehicles procured by […]