By Adamu Sambo Senate President David Mark has expressed concern over the flagrant violation of Federal Character Principles in the Civil Service and advised the Federal Character Commission to redress the situation in the best interest of the Nation. He states this after the confirmation of President Jonathan’s nominees for appointment as Chairman and members […]
As scheduled for Sunday, another meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and some Governors of the Peoples Democratic Party, including those who are said to have moved to another Party, was held, and lasted into the early hours of this morning. Also in attendance was Chairman of the Ruling Party’s Board of Trustee, Chief Tony Anenih. […]
By Austin Anyebe The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has again expressed its committed to ensure zero potholes on Nigerian highways. Officials of the agency made this known while inspecting maintenance work on some major highways in Kaduna.
President Goodluck Jonathan declared that the Federal Government has no intention of interfering with the structure and processes of the proposed National Dialogue. Speaking when he granted to leaders of Ohanese Ndigbo and the South-East Geo-political Zone at the Presidential Villa, President Jonathan explained his Administration leaves it to Nigerians to determine the framework, […]
By Joy Osiagwu Nigeria has become the first African Nation to sign and ratify the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty. Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olugbenga Ashiru signed on behalf of the Federal Government at the UN Headquarters in New York.
By Kene Emmagbodike More calls for the proper management of Golden Eaglet’s players, as Nigeria International, Victor Moses looks forward to BBC African Footballer of the year Award.
By Adamu Sambo President Goodluck Jonathan has been receiving briefing since arrival in London this morning to attend the Honorary International Investor Council Nigeria, second session for the year which begins Thursday morning. President Jonathan received in Luton Airport by Nigeria’s High Commissioner to United Kingdom, Dr. Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, Minister of State, Foreign Affairs, […]
An agreement has been reached by the Governor of the Central Bank, Minister of Agriculture and Chief Executive of Commercial Banks to extend the loan tenure to farmers from six to twelve months. This was one of the decisions reached at a meeting organized by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Abuja. […]
By Edino Justice Professor Chukwuemeka Ike has called on the Federal Government and Law makers to see how they can encourage the development of indigenous Oil refining technology emerging from the Niger-Delta. The Professor Emeritus made the appeal while delivering a lecture at the 2013 Winner’s Lecture organized by the Nigerian National Merit Award, NNMA. The […]