Channels TV Wins Aiteo-NFF Development Award

   Channels Television has won the AITEO-Nigeria Football Federation award for the second consecutive year, for promoting football at the grassroots. The Channels International Kids Cup, a corporate social responsibility programme of the TV station, started in 2009 as a Lagos state competition and has evolved into an international event featuring participants from the … Continue reading Channels TV Wins Aiteo-NFF Development Award

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Rivers Will Be A Big Boost For Nigeria If Politically Structured – Rewane

  Rivers State, with over $70 billion Gross Domestic Products, has been identified as a key region for Nigeria’s economic growth. This is according to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Financial Derivatives Company, Mr Bismarck Rewane, who said the state can attain the status if its political structures are perfected. Rewane highlighted the benefits Rivers … Continue reading Rivers Will Be A Big Boost For Nigeria If Politically Structured – Rewane

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Over 30,000 People Need Food, Shelter In Monguno – MSF

  Global humanitarian organisation, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF), has raised an alarm that over 30,000 people are in acute need of shelter, water, food, and medical care, among others in Monguno Local Government Area of Bono State. The organisation said this in a statement on Tuesday by its Field Communication Officer in Borno, … Continue reading Over 30,000 People Need Food, Shelter In Monguno – MSF

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Algeria Army Demands Speedy Impeachment Process Of Bouteflika

  Algeria army has demanded the immediate launch of an impeachment process against its President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Details coming…

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Floods Hit 40,000 Displaced People In Northwest Syria – UN

  More than 40,000 displaced people in northwestern Syria have seen their camps flooded by heavy rains in the past three days, a United Nations spokesman said Tuesday. Around 14 camps were affected in the northwestern province of Idlib, David Swanson of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs told AFP. The Idlib … Continue reading Floods Hit 40,000 Displaced People In Northwest Syria – UN

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180 More Nigerians Return From Libya

  The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it has received a batch of 180 Nigerians stranded in Libya. According to a statement from the agency on Tuesday, the returnees comprised 82 female adults, two female children, and 11 female infants. Similarly, the males comprised 79 adults, one child, and five infants, making a total … Continue reading 180 More Nigerians Return From Libya

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Theresa May To Make Statement After Brexit Cabinet Talks

  British Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday she will seek another “short” extension of Brexit in order to pass the deal she agreed with the European Union. May came out of seven hours of crunch talks with her ministers and also offered to meet opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn for negotiation on a … Continue reading Theresa May To Make Statement After Brexit Cabinet Talks

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Netanyahu To Meet Putin Days Before Israel Vote

  Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday, just five days ahead of an April 9 Israeli general election, the premier’s office said. Netanyahu has held a series of meetings with foreign leaders in the runup to the vote, helping him further his argument that he is Israel’s … Continue reading Netanyahu To Meet Putin Days Before Israel Vote

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INEC Halts Collation Of Rivers Election Results, To Continue On Wednesday

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has halted the collation of results for the governorship election in Rivers State. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Obo Effanga, announced this on Tuesday at the collation centre in Port Harcourt, the state capital. According to him, the electoral body will continue with the exercise at … Continue reading INEC Halts Collation Of Rivers Election Results, To Continue On Wednesday

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Nigerian Govt Launches Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme

  The Nigerian Government has unveiled the Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme (VOARS), as part of efforts to increase the nation’s tax base. Addressing an audience at the unveiling ceremony on Tuesday in Abuja, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, said the scheme was aimed at encouraging foreign … Continue reading Nigerian Govt Launches Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme

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