Buhari unveils 7 of Zulum’s 556 projects

June 18, 2021 Sadiq Abubakar 0

President Muhammadu Buhari could not hide his joy in Maiduguri, Thursday, after commissioning seven out of the 556 capital projects delivered by Borno state governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum in just two years in office. “I am highly impressed by the very dynamic leadership that His Excellency Governor Babagana Umaru Zulum has been providing in Borno State in the last Read More

MRO facility to save aviation industry N400bn

June 17, 2021 Suleiman Idris 0

An estimated $1 billion (N412,497,554,000.00) spent annually by airlines in Nigeria and the West African region by virtue of ferrying aircraft offshore for different types of aircraft checks is due to reduce drastically as the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) grant an Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO) certificate to 7Star Global Hangar Ltd to operate an all-inclusive Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Read More

Anambra 2021: The preparedness of APC

May 24, 2021 Editor 0

From about 30 aspirants who initially joined the governorship race in Anambra State, less than 10 have shown a capacity to walk the political turf of the state by purchasing the expression of interest and nomination forms of the All Progressives Congress. A peep into the list indicates that clearly, it fits a description of the best, the worst and Read More

NITDA, MassChallenge in partnership to put startups on global scale

May 18, 2021 Blueprint 0

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has partnered with MassChallenge to boost the national startup ecosystem in Nigeria. The partnership focuses on promoting Nigeria as an emerging entrepreneurial hub and leader of innovation in Africa in order to support job creation and economic development; It also aims to foster the growth and success of Nigeria’s startup enterprises by connecting the Read More

Job creation: Delta approves 900 skills acquisition for RYSA, GEST

May 5, 2021 Amaechi Okwara 0

The Delta state government has approved the commencement of a new cycle for the Rural Youths Skill Acquisition (RYSA) and the Girls Entrepreneurship and Skills Training (GEST) programmes. The state Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, announced the approval at a post exco press briefing at the Government House, Asaba. Aniagwu who was flanked by his youth development counterpart, Comrade Read More

We’ve trained, empowered over 204, 000 Nigerians – ITF Boss

May 4, 2021 Uko Etim 0

The Director General and Chief Executive of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Mr Joseph Ari has said since inception, over 204, 000 Nigerians have  benefitted from free skills acquisition programmes and empowerment of the federal government through his agency. Ari, who made the disclosure in a statement signed by him and made available to newsmen in Uyo, Monday, said the Read More