The House of Representatives is to investigate the veracity or otherwise of a whistle blower’s claim that the Nigeria Ports Authority operates an illegal Bank account to rake in revenues from vessels. Kolawole Lawal’s motion comes under Matters of urgent public importance for the parliament to establish whether or not 1.034 billion dollars is […]

Taraba state governor, Drius Ishaku, has alleged there are indications that armed bandits and kidnappers using the Jukun/Tiv crisis to carry out criminal acts against traumatised residents of southern Taraba. He disclosed this in an interview with Journalists inTakum where he pledged his government’s commitment to ending the ceaseless crises. The prolonged land dispute between […]

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Wednesday described the death of foremost philanthropist and entrepreneur Chief Bode Akindele as an irredeemable loss to the country. In his tribute, the former Lagos governor described the deceased as a self-made man who wielded influence in many sectors of the economy. He said the […]

Philippine authorities are investigating the deaths of four soldiers shot by police in the country’s restive south, with the defence minister vowing Thursday to “get to the bottom” of the incident. The plain-clothes soldiers were in pursuit of “bomb-makers and suicide bombers” from the Abu Sayyaf militant group when they were attacked by police in […]

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved about N20.4 billion for the extension of the runway at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, and construction of roads including cost reversion on two projects. The extension of the runway at the Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos is to gulp N2.2 billion, construction of roads in Abaji […]

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