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AU, FCTA to partner on cultural festival

By John Oba Th e Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has expressed its readiness to partner with the Africa Union, Economic, Social and Cultural Council (AU ECOSOCC) on the hosting of its forthcoming African Festival of Arts and Culture (AFESAC). ...

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Ex-Gov Nyame, Speaker mourn Suntai

By Stephen Osu Jalingo Former Taraba state Governor, Jolly Myame, and the Speaker, House of Assembly, Peter Abel Diah, were the fi rst callers at the Government House to condole with the governor over the loss of their colleague, Danbaba ...

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Company raises alarm over corruption in Bayelsa

Th e Bayelsa Agric Development Company (BADC), has raised concerns over operations of illegal agricultural co-operatives claiming that operators were extorting monies from unsuspecting farmers in the state in the guise of assisting them secure federal government loans for Agriculture ...

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Lagos gathers data on criminal suspects

By Tope Musowo Lagos Lagos state government yesterday began the process of building up data on criminal suspects to aid in gathering important intelligence that would eventually assist in tracing defendants and providing accurate bio-data to the courts during prosecution ...

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FG restricts helicopter flight over Abuja

By Sidi A. Umar Sokoto- Offi ce of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) has reminded aviation authorities of the restriction of helicopter ferry fl ight over Abuja metropolis for security reasons. Th e reminder which was issued to regulatory stakeholders ...

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Senior Special Assistant to Abia state Governor on Job Creation and Youth Development and Mr. Chinenye Nwaogu during a meeting on Small and Medium Scale Enterprises on Made in Aba Products

From left: Senior Special Assistant to Abia state Governor on Job Creation/Youth Development and State Focal Person Social Investment Programme, Mr. Chinenye Nwaogu, Governor, Mr. Okezie Ikpeazu and Executive Secretary, Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Mr. Olusegun Awolowo, during a ...

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Peace Corps has come to stay – Ogba

By Ene Osang Abuja Senate Committee Chairman on Youth and Sports Development Senator Obinna Ogba, has said that the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) has come to stay, appealing to the President to assent to the Bill without further delay. ...

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Impact of smart boards in Nigeria

In this report, MARTIN PAUL examines the impact of interactive smart boards on the enhancement of students’ performance in Mathematics Three years after the installation of interactive smart boards in mathematics classrooms in Nigerian Turkish International Colleges (NTIC) skyrocketed the ...

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The siege in 12 Katsina villages

NASIR DAMBATTA was in all of the12 predominantly cattle-breeders communities being terrorized by unknown gunmen for months and how intense the attacks have been in recent weeks. The findings reveal the agony, tension, grief and the attendant costs to the ...

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Oil wells tear Ali, Ezeife apart

A slight disagreement ensued yesterday at the floor of the National Conference over the ownership of oil deposits in Anambra Basin as the former governor, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife and the former Chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) openly ...

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