PRESIDENT BUHARI CONDOLES WITH FAMILY OF AFAKA, HIS OFFICIAL DRIVER President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the family of Afaka on the passing of Master Warrant Officer, Sa’idu Afaka, his official driver, who died at the State House Clinic on Tuesday after a prolonged illness. President Buhari, who also […]

The United Kingdom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to return the sum of £4.2 million (N2.4bn) assets stolen by former Delta State Governor, James Ibori to Nigeria. This was announced on Tuesday, by the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Laing, at […]

PRESIDENT BUHARI REQUESTS SENATE TO CONFIRM AHMAD HALILU AS NASRDA DG President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm the nomination of Ahmad Shaba Halilu as the substantive Director General of the National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA. In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim […]

Priscilla Christopher Concerned citizens of Ikono/Ini, a sociopolitical group of Ikono and Ini indigenes, have refuted social media publications against the Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr Glory Edet, alleging her to be at war with political mights in the area. Tagging the report as malicious and misleading, the group’s coordinator, Ndarake […]

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Akwa Ibom State Command, have arrested no fewer than three persons over alleged illegal dealings in adulterated petroleum products suspected to be Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), popularly known as diesel. The suspects were arrested along the Ikot Abasi-Portharcourt Expressway, while […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed security agencies to shoot anyone seen with AK-47, according to presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu. While speaking in an interview with the BBC Hausa, monitored by IgbereTV, Shehu also said that the president has directed a clampdown on bandits who have refused to surrender. In November, […]

PRESS RELEASEIBOM AIR RECORDS 500,000TH PASSENGER Today, Monday 01 March 2021, Ibom Air carried its 500,000th passenger since commencement of operations of the airline on 7 June 2019. According to Chief Operating Officer, George Uriesi, “we are very pleased to record this key milestone of 500,000 passengers. Although we would […]

Press Release …Cautions against Hoarding, Panic Buying Contrary to speculations of imminent increase in the price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) in the country, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has ruled out any increment in the ex-depot price of petrol in March, 2021. A press release by the Group […]