Hajj : Saudi Authority Commends Nigerian Pilgrims

The Saudi Arabia authority has named Nigerian pilgrims as the best in law abiding and exhibiting good behaviour during the 2017 Hajj. Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, the Katsina State Amirul-Hajj disclosed this on Wednesday in Mina while answering questions from newsmen. Continue reading Hajj : Saudi Authority Commends Nigerian Pilgrims

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Invade Falae’s Farm Again

The Ilado farm of the Former Secretary to the Federal Government (SGF) Chief Olu Falae near Akure, the Ondo state capital was again Wednesday reportedly attacked by suspected hoodlums suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. Sources said crops worth millions of Continue reading Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Invade Falae’s Farm Again

Chinese Consortium To Build $5.79b Mambilla Hydro-Power Plant

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, today approved $5.792 billion (about N1.140trillion) for the construction of the Mambilla Hydro-Power project at Gembu in Taraba. It will generate 3,050 megawatts. The Minister of Power, Works and Continue reading Chinese Consortium To Build $5.79b Mambilla Hydro-Power Plant

Airport Facilities Ready For Sallah Rush – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Wednesday assured all airport users that its facilities were fully ready to play host to air travellers during the Eid-el-Fitri celebrations. The General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, made this Continue reading Airport Facilities Ready For Sallah Rush – FAAN

ASUU Strike : FEC Appoints Osinbajo As “Chief Negotiator’’

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has assigned Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to henceforth chair the concluding part of the ongoing negotiation between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). ASUU, an umbrella association of lecturers in the Continue reading ASUU Strike : FEC Appoints Osinbajo As “Chief Negotiator’’

Sallah : Lagos Police To Cover 344 Praying Grounds – CP

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, on Wednesday said the Command had put adequate security measures in place to cover some 344 Muslim praying grounds identified in the state during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Owoseni, assuring Lagos residents Continue reading Sallah : Lagos Police To Cover 344 Praying Grounds – CP