Economist advocates full implementation of 2018 Budget

An economist, Prof. Okey Onuchukwwu, on Wednesday urged the Federal Government to ensure full implementation of the 2018 budget when passed into law. Onuchukwu, a lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, made the appeal while addressing newsmen in Port Continue reading Economist advocates full implementation of 2018 Budget

British hostage is killed as three others are freed after being kidnapped in Nigeria

A British hostage has been killed and three others freed after being kidnapped in Nigeria, it has emerged. Ian Squire was among four Christian charity workers seized in the early hours of October 13 while working as missionaries in the Continue reading British hostage is killed as three others are freed after being kidnapped in Nigeria

Judges Deserve Special Remuneration, Says Ajimobi

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has advocated for special remuneration for judges in the Nigeria to lessen the incidence of material and financial inducement of the course of justice dispensation. Ajimobi said the Federal and state governments should review Continue reading Judges Deserve Special Remuneration, Says Ajimobi

Buhari’s govt has created seven million jobs – Ngige

  The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, on Thursday, said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has created seven million jobs since coming to power in 2015. Ngige disclosed this in an interview with State House correspondents at Continue reading Buhari’s govt has created seven million jobs – Ngige

World Bank Ranking Proves Our Reforms Are Working – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the latest Ease of Doing Business report by the World Bank is proof that the reforms being carried out by the Federal Government are working. In the report, which was published on Tuesday (October 31), Continue reading World Bank Ranking Proves Our Reforms Are Working – Osinbajo

DR Congo’s Kasai conflict: ‘Millions face starvation without aid’

The head of the UN food agency has appealed for aid to avert a humanitarian crisis in the conflict-wracked DR Congo province of Kasai. David Beasley told the BBC that more than three million people were now at risk of Continue reading DR Congo’s Kasai conflict: ‘Millions face starvation without aid’

Police Arrest Suspected Highway Robbers, Kidnappers In Abuja

The police have arrested some suspected notorious kidnappers and armed robbery gangs terrorising travellers on Abuja – Kaduna highway and Kano – Jigawa – Kaduna states. The police public relations officer in Abuja, CSP Jimoh Moshood in a release on Continue reading Police Arrest Suspected Highway Robbers, Kidnappers In Abuja

EFCC can’t say it was not aware of Maina’s presence in nigeria -Obono-Obla, Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution

Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, in this interview with CHUKWUDI AKASIKE, says Nigerians should be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari as he decides on the reports on investigation into corruption allegations before him, concerning people Continue reading EFCC can’t say it was not aware of Maina’s presence in nigeria -Obono-Obla, Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution