Club Owners mourn Duhu

September 20, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The Football club Owners Association of Nigeria (Club Owners) have expressed shock over the reported death of one of the Executive committee members of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF, Alh. Musa Duhu.  The late Musa Duhu was until his demise the chairman of the Adamawa state Football Association where he showcased diligence, responsibility and responsiveness in the discharge of his Read More

Buhari orders speedy release of funds for capital projects

September 8, 2020 Editorial IV 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning and all the relevant authorities to ensure speedy release of funds approved for capital projects.The president gave the directive on Tuesday at the closing of a two-Day retreat for Ministers and Permanent Secretaries held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.  “I have directed Read More

APC’s needless squabbles cost us Adamawa, Bauchi, Zamfara, NASS seats – Buhari

August 31, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday that the All Progressives Congress (APC) lost some states and National Assembly seats during the 2019 elections because of needless intra-party squabbles.The president said this at the State House in Abuja when he inaugurated the Executive, Legislative and Party Consultative Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.The APC lost Adamawa, Bauchi, Oyo and Zamfara states Read More

Court strikes out suit seeking forensic auditing of NSIA

August 11, 2020 Tope Sunday 0

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Monday struck out a suit seeking an order suspending Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority, Uche Orji, as well as an order for a forensic audit of the organisation’s accounts from inception. Justice Ahmed Mohammed struck out the case consequent upon an application for the withdrawal of the suit by the Read More

FEC approves 2021-2023 MTEF, projects N12.66trn each year, targets N7.50trn revenue

July 15, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday approved the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP) with N12.66 trillion budget projection for each of the three fiscal years.Briefing State House correspondents at the end of the weekly FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari which lasted over eight hours, Minister of State for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Read More

Counter-terrorism: Buratai’s winning cards

July 6, 2020 David Onmeje 0

There is no scintilla of doubt that the Nigerian Army (NA) has been extra-ordinarily repositioned on all scores under Nigeria’s current democratic leader, President Muhammadu Buhari and Commander-In-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces in consonance with his earlier promise to reform the institution of the Nigerian Military for effective service delivery on its core mandate.And since 2015 under the guidance Read More

NGO takes COVID-19 awareness campaign to banks in Bayelsa

June 23, 2020 Joy Emmanuel 0

As the number confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Bayelsa state increased from 32 to 177 in one week, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Covid-19 volunteers of Bayelsa state, has embarked on a sensitisation campaign for staff and customers of banks operating within Yenagoa metropolis.Speaking to newsmen shortly after the enlightenment campaign, the Coordinator of the foundation, Karimo Sokari, frowned at the Read More

Rohr gives Yobo new mandate

June 4, 2020 Editorial IV 0

 Former Super Eagles captain and now assistant coach of the national team, Joseph Yobo, has been saddled with the responsibility of scouting for good players on the home front. Yobo is expected to unearth players good enough to add flair to the evolving squad being assembled by Coach Gernot Rohr. In an interview with Channels TV, Rohr explained there was Read More