Policy

NASS on NIS recruitment

Senate Plenary

By Aliyu Kabir The Senate has adopted a motion to investigate the remote and immediate causes of the Saturday 15th March deaths that occurred following the recruitment exercise by the Nigeria Immigration Service across the Country.

Politics

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PDP Rally in Kano

By Segun Lawole The PDP has officially received into the party fold Former Governor of Kano State Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau. At the special PDP rally in the City of Kano, President Jonathan said Kano State remains a major beneficiary of his Agricultural Transformation.

Infrastructure

Idris Umar Minister of Transport

Special on Modern Railway

By Zainab Banu The decision of the Federal Government to resuscitate the railway and develop a modern gauge in line with global trend is seen by many as one of the best initiatives in recent years. Already people and goods are being moved from one part of the country to the other, thereby reducing pressure […]

Domestic

House of Reps on NIS recruitment

Reps to Probe Interior Ministry

By Aishatu Zango Abdullahi The House of Representatives has moved to investigate the Ministry of Interior and the Nigerian Immigration Service following the death of some applicants during the recruitment exercise conducted by the Nigeria Immigration Service across the Country.

Foreign

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Nigeria Signs UN Arms Trade Treaty

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.

Sports

Victor Moses

Sport Updates

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.

Diplomacy

NTDC

Nigeria Picks as Next Tourism Destination

by Oyinnaya Kalu Oka Nigeria has been identified as one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in Africa by Foreign Investors at the International Tourism Trade fair in Berlin. While meeting with investors, Director General Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation, Sally Mbanefo pointed out the investment opportunities that exist in Nigeria.

Economy

Petroluem Minister

Petroleum Minister Opens Nigeria Oil & Gas Conference

By Hauwa Salihu Adama As the future Fuel Federal Government is determined to maximize its gas potentials for the benefit of its people by fast tracking the process of linking the Sector to the wider economy. Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke stated this while formally opening the 2014 Nigeria Oil and Gas Conference.

Education

Minister of Labour on Strike

COEASU Strike to End Soon

The Minister of Labour and Productivity, Emeka Wogu has assured the students of Colleges of Education across the Country that the strike action embarked by their lecturers will soon be over as President Goodluck Jonathan has directed that their demands be met immediately to end the protracted strike action. The Minister gave the assurance while […]

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