FG Launches Nigeria Industrial Revolution Plan

Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo

Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo The Federal Government has set up the Nigeria Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP), a home grown initiative expected to position Nigeria as one More...

Nigeria To Increase Non-Oil Exports To ECOWAS To N116.5bn By 2015

Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Olusegun Aganga

Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Olusegun Aganga Nigeria is targeting a quantum increase of its non oil exports to the Economic Community of West African States More...

FG Approves N4.2bn For Power Transmission? In Anambra


…Gets N1.210bn for safe school initiative? from ADB, Britain, others The Federal Executive Council has approved the award of contracts for the power sector worth over N4.2 More...


2015: NANS Endorses Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Thursday endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan to run for a second term in office come 2015. The More...

Ex-Gov. Sheriff, Ihejirika Named Boko Haram Sponsors, El-rufai Also Implicated

….El-Rufai is Boko Haram’s executive commander – Ihejirika Australian hostage negotiator Stephen Davis has just named Former Borno Governor Ali Modu Sheriff and immediate More...

Special Report: How Corruption Hinders Regulation Of Telecom Service Providers


Telecom By Benjamin Umuteme The joy of Nigerians knew no bound when telecommunications giant, MTN began operations in the More...

Special Report: Boko Haram And Crisis Management In Nigeria


Boko Haram By Benjamin Umuteme “The Boko Haram crisis is worsened by lack of collaboration among security More...

Ronaldo Wins UEFA’s Best Player In Europe Award


Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo won UEFA’s Best Player in Europe Award  ahead of Bayern Munich pair More...

AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Super Eagles Camp Opens Monday

The Super Eagles camp will be opened on Monday in Calabar for early preparations towards the 2015 African Cup of Nations..

Ebola Outbreak: CAF Retains Calabar For Nigeria/Congo Clash AFCON Qualifying Match

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Thursday announced the retention of the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar, Cross River State as..

Rights Coalition Welcomes UN Urgent Session On Iraq, Demands “Concrete Outcomes”


The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch, which spearheaded this month’s campaign by rights activists, More...

Ebola: DR Congo Confirms Two Deaths

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo say two people have died from Ebola in the country’s North-West. They are the..

Earthquake Rocks Northern California, US

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has shaken northern California, reports the US Geological Survey. The USGS said it struck..

Towards Reducing Housing Deficit In Nigeria

By Benjamin Orisemeke With a population of about 170 million people, Housing in Nigeria has continued to be a major issue..

Jonathan’s Remarks At Launch of E-ID Card

1.        At the formal launch of the enrolment exercise for the issuance of the National Identification Number (NIN), last October, I..

Interview With The Minister Of Water Resources, Mrs Sarah Ochekpe

You have been a Minister of Water Resources for over two years, how will you assess the work of your Ministry..