Governor Udom Emmanuel has signed the 2017 appropriation bill of N371,292,485,580 (Three hundred and seventy one billion, two hundred and ninety two million, four hundred and eighty five thousand, five hundred and eighty naira) into law. The event which took place at the State Executive Council Chamber, Government house, Uyo...
In order to beat back the suffocating darkness because of lack of electricity supply in the country, the Kano State Government says it is spending N14 billion on its two ongoing Independent Power Projects (IPP) at Tiga and Challawa Dams. The Managing Director of the Kano Hydro-power and Development Company,...
The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Power, Mr. Louis Edozien, disclosed last week that the federal government would kick-start Nigeria’s Rural Electrification Fund (REF) with N2billion which it has provided for in the 2017 budget. He noted that the 2017 budget which is still with the National Assembly, would...
The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, has promised to work assiduously towards ensuring that the nation’s ports Master Plan is put into effective use and to serve as a reference point in all matters that concern greater operational efficiency in the industry. She...
The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala Usman has assured that all pensioners who are qualified for pension increase in line with Federal Government Constitutional provision will enjoy same. Speaking in her address to the representative of the concerned pensioners of the NPA in Marina,...
Alex Ekemenah Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) boss Hameed Ali has again failed to show up before the senate on Wednesday, March 15. He wrote a letter saying he was bereaved and therefore could not come as appointed. His failure went to a long extent to anger the lawmakers. He now...
Alex Ekemenah Khalid al-Barnawi, the alleged leader of a break-away faction of Boko Haram, Ansaru, has been charged to court to answer for the death of many foreigners when Ansaru went on rampage in 2012. He is standing trial at the Federal High Court, Abuja, alongside six other accused of jointly...
Alex Ekemenah On Monday, March 13, 2017, the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria held a world press conference at Bankers House, Victoria Island, Lagos. The Conference was addressed by the Chairman of Organising Committee for the World Conference, Dr. Segun Aina and the President and Chairman of the...
Dangote Salt Plc and the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) have agreed to collaborate in the ongoing efforts to rid the food market of unwholesome practices by unscrupulous traders. The two managements resolved to work together closely to monitor the quality of products that are...
Alex Ekemenah World Speech Day will hold March 15, 2017, at The Manifold Place, 85 Ikorodu Road, Opposite Fidelity Bank, by Fadeyi Bus Stop, Lagos, from 10.00 am to 1.00pm. The World Speech Day celebrates speeches and speech making across the world with live events that bring to life the...