Policy

Protest at Ministry of Finance

Leah Katung Babatunde The aggrieved workers of the Ministry of Finance had on Wednesday placed the Ministry under lock and key, protesting poor welfare. Normal business in the office was disrupted as they workers waited for the return of the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the economy Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who was away at […]

Politics

INEC Chairman Meets Media Executives

By Abdullahi Garba Birnin Kudu The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC says it is prepared for a free and fair conduct in Osun State Gubernatorial election and advised politicians to have positive mind in assisting the Commission to achieve that. INEC Chairman Professor Attahiru Jega stated this at an experience sharing dialogue with media professionals in […]

Infrastructure

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NNPC Group Managing Director Visits NLNG

  By Onengiye Fyneface To better appreciate the operational and production prospects of the Nigeria liquefied Natural Gas NLNG. Bonny Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC Andrew Yakubu has undertaken a first hand tour of the facility. Onengiye Fyneface reports that the NNPC GMD also had time to interface with the […]

Domestic

Osun Osogbo Festival Repackaged

The annual Osun Osogbo Festival is said to be celebrated in about 43 countries of the World. The 2013 edition of the festival recorded not less than 21,713 domestic Tourist and 123 International Tourist.   The Director General NTDC Sally Mbanefo and her counter-part from National Commission for Museums and Monuments said they will explore […]

Foreign

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Foreign Affairs Minister Meets Nigerians In Jamaica

By Nnorom Emecheta Nigerians in the diaspora have been enjoined to be good ambassadors by shunning acts capable of endangering their lives and tarnishing the image of Nigeria. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Prof. Viola Onwuliri gave the advice when she meet with a cross section of Nigerian Community in Jamaica.    

Sports

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FIFA Lifts Suspension of the Nigeria Football Federation

FIFA has today, 18 July 2014, lifted the suspension that was imposed on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on 9 July 2014 on account of interference. FIFA has noted that the court proceedings and order preventing the president of the NFF, the NFF Executive Committee members and the NFF Congress from running the affairs of Nigerian football […]

Diplomacy

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FG Dispatches Youth Volunteers To Uganda

  By Ronke Kolawole The Federal Government has dispatched Youth Volunteers in all fields of endeavor to Uganda to boost manpower and technical assistance in the education sector in that country. At a ceremony making their departure from Nigeria the Director General and Chief Executive Officer, Directorate of Technical Aid Corps, Federal Ministry of Foreign […]

Economy

Protest at Ministry of Finance

Leah Katung Babatunde The aggrieved workers of the Ministry of Finance had on Wednesday placed the Ministry under lock and key, protesting poor welfare. Normal business in the office was disrupted as they workers waited for the return of the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the economy Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who was away at […]

Education

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DG NDE Inspects Coaching Centres In Ekiti

  Michael Olaleye The National Directorate of Employment, NDE will Intensify its Intervention Scheme to achieve sustainable growth and development of the Education Sector for the benefit of the unemployed graduates. Director General of the NDE, Mallam Abubakar Muhammed stated this in Ado-Ekiti while Inspecting the graduate coaching Scheme in the State.

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