The Interim Administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Efiong Akwa, has pledged to partner with member states of the Niger Delta and stakeholders towards regional development. Speaking when he led a delegation of the Commission’s directors on a courtesy visit to the Akwa Ibom State Governor, at […]

PRESIDENT BUHARI APPOINTS NEW SERVICE CHIEFS President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the Service Chiefs, and their retirement from service. Those involved are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas; […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered for an immediate response to rising cases of bandit attacks on communities in Zamfara State. In a directive to the National Security Adviser, Major-General Babagana Monguno (Rtd), the President ordered that there must be a clear pathway to ending the resurgent banditry that has continued […]

The news of the Federal Government of Nigeria granting approval of the full business case, which is the final approval for the proposed Ibom Deepsea Port, is a welcome and very encouraging development to our great state, Akwa Ibom and Nigeria in general. Let me commend Mr President and Commander-In-Chief, […]

The Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) has launched a security outfit known as the Eastern Security Network (ESN), which it said will protect the south-east and south-south from criminal activities. Spokesperson of the proscribed group, Emma Powerful who made the announcement on Sunday December 13, said the outfit is a […]

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday said the establishment of modular refineries in the country will make petroleum products available in the country and eliminate importation. The President spoke at the virtual inauguration of the 5,000 barrels per day Waltersmith modular refinery in Ibigwe, Imo State, as well as the Ground-Breaking Ceremony […]

…as vendors, distributors laud Speaker’s leadership display over incident The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, on Sunday met with members of the Abuja Newspapers Distributors Association (ANDA) and the Newspapers Vendors Association, Abuja (NVAA) to condole with them over the death of their colleague, Ifeanyi Okereke. […]

Based on the provisions of Section 579 (2) of the Companies and Allied Matters Act, (CAMA), the Corporate Affairs Commission has cancelled the registration of the Business name “Enough is Enough BN 2210728” with immediate effect.The above section provides amongst others that the Commission has the power to cancel the […]

Senator Teslim Folarin, representing Oyo Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, has listed the things he lost after angry youths invaded his home to loot. In a statement issued on Saturday, he listed the following: 359 motorcycles. 400 deep freezers , 350 generators – a total of 1,100 empowerment […]

The Chairman of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria ( ALGON) , Mr IniobongRobson Nnamso has condemned in very strong terms the callousness and dastardly tendencies exhibited by some youths who hid under the cloak of the #EndSARS protest to embark on wanton destruction of public and privately-owned properties […]