Supplementary Elections: PDP Criticises Buhari On Neutrality Statement

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as mere posturing the President’s warning to members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the states where elections were declared inconclusive by INEC not to expect him to influence the outcome of the supplementary polls. In a statement on Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, asked … Continue reading Supplementary Elections: PDP Criticises Buhari On Neutrality Statement

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13-Year-Old Suspected Suicide Bomber Arrested In Maiduguri

A thirteen-year-old girl has been arrested near Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri, Borno State, with an Improvised Explosive Device strapped to her body.

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LCCI Asks FG To Reconsider FOREX Policy On Textile Industry

    The Lagos Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says that the recent pronouncement by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on the exclusion of all forms of textile materials from the forex market has ‘grave implications’ for businesses in the fashion, tailoring, and garment industry in the country. In a statement signed by … Continue reading LCCI Asks FG To Reconsider FOREX Policy On Textile Industry

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Police Arrest Suspected Utrecht Shooter

  Dutch police on Monday arrested the suspect in a shooting on a tram in the city of Utrecht in which three people were killed, a police chief said. “We have just been informed that the suspect has been arrested,” Utrecht police chief Rob van Bree told a news conference. Police had earlier said they … Continue reading Police Arrest Suspected Utrecht Shooter

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Four Rescued As Another Building Collapses In Lagos During Demolition

  Another building has collapsed in Lagos Island during the ongoing demolition in the area. The building, located at Egerton Square, Oke Arin collapsed on Monday afternoon trapping some persons. Details about the collapse which comes less than a week after the Ita Faji collapse that claimed 20 lives are sketchy, but the Lagos State … Continue reading Four Rescued As Another Building Collapses In Lagos During Demolition

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Putin Signs Laws Against ‘Disrespecting’ Authorities, Fake News

  Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed controversial laws that allow courts to fine and briefly jail people for showing disrespect towards authorities, and block media for publishing “fake news”. Putin signed off on the legislation against the advice of human rights activists, who warned the laws amounted to censorship and would be abused … Continue reading Putin Signs Laws Against ‘Disrespecting’ Authorities, Fake News

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Dutch Police Launch Manhunt After Three Killed In Tram Attack

  Dutch police launched a huge manhunt for a gunman who killed three people in a tram in the city of Utrecht on Monday in what officials said was likely a terror attack. Police issued a picture of Turkish-born suspect Gokmen Tanis, 37, and warned the public not to approach him, as armed counter-terrorism officers … Continue reading Dutch Police Launch Manhunt After Three Killed In Tram Attack

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Lagos Governor-Elect, Sanwo-Olu, Deputy Visit Buhari In Abuja

  The Lagos State Governor-Elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his Deputy Obafemi Hamzat have met with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja. Speaking to journalists after the meeting with the President, Sanwo-Olu described the Lagos Building collapse incident as unfortunate He promised to address the issue and other developmental challenges affecting the commercial city. READ ALSO: Children Feared … Continue reading Lagos Governor-Elect, Sanwo-Olu, Deputy Visit Buhari In Abuja

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Emefiele, Three Governors Discuss How To Boost Palm Oil Production

  The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has met with Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and his Abia and Edo counterparts, Okezie Ikpeazu and Godwin Obaseki. The meeting which held in Abuja, the nation’s capital is to seek ways on how to boost palm oil production in the country. READ ALSO: NNPC Records N12.13bn Excess … Continue reading Emefiele, Three Governors Discuss How To Boost Palm Oil Production

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NNPC Records N12.13bn Excess In December 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a trading surplus of N12.13bn in December 2018.

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