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Rabiu Hamisu named FAAN MD

By Victor Akaa, Abuja The Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Captain Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu as the new Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). A statement issued by the Deputy Director (Press and Public Affairs), Ministry of Transportation (Aviation), James Odaudu says Captain Yadudu is to take over from […]

Obasanjo has more to tell the world about his plans to destroy Nigeria — Coalition

The Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) has called out ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo over another failed plot to incite violence across the nation. Mr Obasanjo, Nigeria’s number one citizen between 1999 and 2007 had claimed that Boko Haram and marauding Fulani herdsmen are out to Islamize and Fulanize Nigeria and the entire West Africa. However, in […]

Emefiele: Scholars hail Buhari, task FG against replacing security chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has again received a pat on the back over the reappointment of Godwin Emefiele as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for a final five-year term. The Association of Nigerian Scholars in Diaspora, an umbrella organization of Nigerian scholars in the Diaspora, which gave the commendation, noted that reappointment of Godwin Emefiele […]

A hypocritical Obasanjo and the theory of deliberate mischief

By Abiodun Israel Former President Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ) is more restless than a grasshopper on green fields. He is inexplicably an excited elder statesman, meaninglessly loquacious and implicitly spats at himself, with his self-centered criticisms, but thinks he is upbraiding incumbent leaders. Agreed, Nigeria has been messed up since independence; but more intensely, during the […]

Emefiele: Re-appointment of CBN Gov excites Nigerians in Europe as group lauds Buhari

The Re-appointment of Godwin Emefiele has continued to draw positive reactions in and out of the country, just as the Association of Nigerians in Europe have hailed the President’s decision as the final victory over ethnic and religious bigotry. This commendation is coming barely one week after a United Kingdom-based group, Arise-Nigeria, lauded President Muhammadu […]

CBN to revive 20 textile companies

Plans are underway by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to revive at least 20 textile companies before the end of the 2019. The apex bank had taken the first step in the journey to revive the sector with the flag-off of input distribution to 100,000 cotton farmers, as well as cultivating 100,000 hectares in […]

Re: The Legend of Buratai

By Philip Agbese Being a full text of speech delivered by the Guest Speaker, Philip Agbese at the public presentation of the book in Abuja on Friday, May 17, 2019. I welcome you all to this occasion, the public presentation of the prosaic rendition of the counter-terrorism efforts in our dear country, Nigeria, encapsulated in […]

Abuja hosts Nigeria-Russia Business Forum 2019

By Lubem Gena The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) in collaboration with Nigeria-Russia Business Council (NRBC) and Expotech Tour Ltd of Russia are organising Nigeria-Russia Business Forum, (NRBF) 2019 which promises to be an important platform for entrepreneurs and investors who are active in the rapidly growing economies. In a joint press release […]

FG employs more ways to generate revenue for the country

By Victor Akaa, Abuja The Federal Government has called on Revenue Generating Agencies to step up Strategies to revamp the Nigerian state of economy. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed gave the call in Abuja while briefing newsmen on the current state of economy in the country. The Minister said the Ministry in its […]

Loyola Jesuit college students visit DHQ on career excursion

By Lazarus Zakaa, Abuja The Chief of Defence Staff General Abayomi Olonisakin has advised the students of Loyola Jesuit College, Abuja to consider a career with the military to enable them contribute their quota in defending the territorial integrity of the country. Represented by Defence Chief of Civil Military cooperation Real Admiral Habila Ngalabak, gave […]