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Justice Tanko Mohammed, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) on Wednesday led five other Justices of the Supreme Court to hear about six appeals in the case filed by the PDP and  its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Feb. 23 poll.The other Justices are Bode Viviour, [...]

The Federal Government has on at inaugurated a mini milk collection centre in Tassa Village in Dawakin Kudu Local Government Area of Kano state. This is in an bid to boost milk production in the country. Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono at the event, gave an assurance that the government would establish more centres in […]

Lagos State Government has stated his administration’s support for investors in the coconut value chain. Governor Babajide Sonwolu who gave the assurance at the maiden edition of the International Coconut Summit in Lagos assured prospective investors of net breaking return on their investments. The Governor who was Sanwolu who was represented by the State Commissioner […]

The Federal Government says Nigeria now ranks number one in the world among people practicing open defecation. The Minister, Ministry of Water Resources, Mr. Suleiman Adamu, disclosed this while declaring open a two-day Private Sector Forum on Sanitation, on Monday October 28, in Abuja. The forum organised by the Organised Private Sector on Sanitation is […]

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Sani Nanono has decried the lack of adequate extension workers to advise and teach Nigerian Farmers modern techniques in agriculture. The Minister made the observation at a meeting with farmers Farmers Associations and other stakeholders in Kano. Alhaji Nanono revealed that there were only 14,000 agricultural extension […]

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it is working to ensure that only trucks that scale integrity tests and have good tracking system are deployed for petroleum haulage on Nigerian roads.The Acting Director, DPR , Mr Rufai Shakur made the disclosure at the agency’s 2019 stakeholders’ Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday in Lagos.The [...]
President Buhari with Russian president Vladimir PutinBy Ismaila ChafePresident Muhammadu Buhari says fresh energy will be injected into Nigeria-Russia relations to bolster an age-long relationship that has been mutually rewarding and promising.The Presidential aide, Malam Garba Shehu, quoted Buhari as saying this at the second plenary of the Russia-Africa, where more than 40 leaders are [...]

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it has not yet recorded any case of Lassa fever in the territory. The FCT’s Director of Public Health, Dr Humphrey Okoroukwu made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday. He dismissed the speculation on the reported case of […]

MTN Nigeria says it will go ahead to charge its customers for Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) voice or text message which allows them access to bank services via their mobile phones.The telecom said it would start charging its subscribers from today, despite a directive by the Federal Government to halt the plan.MTN’s subscribers on [...]

Here are the winners of the 2019 Headies, which held on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the Eko Convention Centre in Lagos. The 2019 Headies kicked off with a red carpet at about 7PM at the Eko Convention center on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Actress and TV host, Nancy Isime and rap star, Reminisce hosted the 13th edition of […]


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