Lagos Archery Association targets 2000 youths

The chairman of the Lagos State Archery Association, Bode Ojajuni has revealed that the association plans to recruit over 2000 to the sport soon.The post appeared first on .

Okotie-Ebohs death, a national loss ~ Omo-Agege

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has described the death of the pioneer Chairman of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Delta State, Chief Adolor Okotie-Eboh, as a huge loss not just to the state but the entire country. Omo-Agege, while recalling the effective role played by the scion of the great […]The post appeared first on .

Lip service

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Defaulting Oil Coys To Face EFCC Prosecution Soon -NCDMB Boss

Oil companies that benefitted from the $160 million Nigerian Content Intervention Fund to build modular refineries but defaulted in paying back will soon face prosecution by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Mr Simbi Wambote, disclosed this during the just concluded Nigeria Oil and Gas […]The post appeared first on .

President Buharis disobedience to rule of law emboldening anarchists ~ Wole...

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says there cannot be closure on the death of Chief MKO Abiola until some of the challenges and anomalies in the country have been addressed and eliminated. Soyinka, who said this at a wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the death of Abiola organised by Women Arise for […]The post appeared first on .

South-West Governors And Burden Of Insecurity

Lagos –South- West governors converged on Ibadan, the Oyo state capital on Monday where they brainstorm on the security challenges confronting the region and Nigeria in general. At the well-attended meeting, the governors made a strong case for the establishment of state and council police to complement the efforts of the federal police. The governors […]The post appeared first on .

National Assembly will revisit state police, says Ekiti lawmaker

Representative of the Ado/Irepodun/Ifelodun federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Olusola Fatoba has said the National Assembly...The post appeared first on .

NEM offers investors N687 million dividend

NEM Insurance Plc has recommended N686.46 million as dividend payable at 13 kobo per 50 kobo ordinary shares to its shareholders.The post appeared first on .

9th NASS: Group Hails Mpigi, Dike

A group under the aegis of Movement for Youth Inclusion (MYI), has hailed the emergence of the senator, representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District in the Upper Chambers of the National Assembly, Barry Mpigi and member, representing Oyigbo/Tai/Eleme Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Chisom Promise Dike. In a statement in Port Harcourt, its […]The post appeared first on .

Concept of simulation and its relevance

Many efforts of researchers worldwide had gone into ways of seeking design guidelines that include high precision quantitative and qualitative...The post appeared first on .

Nigeria and its headaches

The problems in Nigeria have increased greatly and they are making the country unbearable for people to live in. Nigerians face a lot of problems; corruption, embezzlement or misappropriation of funds, insecurity, lack of infrastructural development, unemployment, among others. Embezzlement is, the allocation of money to some individuals or group of people to execute some […]

Assault: NCWS Takes Sen Abbos Matter To UN

The National Council for Women Society (NCWS), FCT Chapter, yesterday rejected the apology tendered by Sen. Elisha Abbo, for assaulting a nursing mother in an Abuja adult toy shop recently. Abbowas released on bail on Friday. The FCT Chairman of NCWS, MrsHadiza Umar, while briefing newsmen in Abuja, advocated for stiffer punishment for Abbo to […]The post appeared first on .

The task before Kyari, new NNPC GMD

SULAIMON OLANREWAJU, relying on experts opinions, writes on what should be the focus of Mr Mele Kolo Kyari, whose tenure as Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) takes off today.

Mikel back in contention for Wednesdays match

Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, who was earlier ruled out of the rest of the competition following an injury he copped...The post appeared first on .

Committee Submits Report On Bille Sea Piracy

Adhoc committee set up by the State House of Assembly to investigate the frequent attacks and robbery on the Bille-Port Harcourt sea route has submitted its report. The committee is chaired by member representing Gokana State Constituency, Hon. Dumle Maol, who submitted the report last Thursday after it carried out its investigations. Among recommendations made […]The post appeared first on .

Access Bank targets creation of 10,000 jobs through CBN CIFI

ACCESS Bank Plc has revealed that it has set a five-year target of creating about 10,000 new jobs by on-lending the CBNs Creative Industry Financing Initiative Fund (CIFI), and offering various kinds of advisory services to beneficiaries. The bank disclosed this in Lagos at a forum held at its corporate head office, with some stakeholders […]

Super Eagles showed commitment, determination associated with Nigerian teams, says Dimeji...

Former international, Dimeji Lawal believes the Super Eagles are beginning to play the way great Nigerian teams of old were known for...The post appeared first on .

NNPC Settles $833.57m Cash-Call Arrears To Mobil

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has fully settled the total amount owed to Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) with a payment of 833.57 million dollars cash call arreas. The corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by its spokesman, Mr Ndu Ughamadu in Abuja on Wednesday. He said that the corporation was able […]The post appeared first on .

Cancel this Ruga threat now!

The public outrage, which followed the Federal Governments plan to surreptitiously seize lands from constituent parts of the Nigerian nation to feed the business...The post appeared first on .

I was under tramadol influence, says suspected killer

The police have arrested a man suspected to be a ritualist for allegedly killing a woman after taking and overdose of tramadol. Mojupa Bidemi, 33, said he took on overdose of the drug before committingthe act,The Nation learnt yesterday. The suspect was arrested around 1:30am at 55A, Corporation Estate, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos, after residents raised […]