Stanley Opara The Akwa Ibon State Government says it is developing infrastructural capacity across board to attract meaningful local and foreign investments into the state. Over 50 foreign investors,
Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc has announced the resignation of the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Norbert Bielderman. This was contained in a letter by the company to the Nigerian Stock
Unveiling his long-awaited strategy for Afghanistan on Monday, Trump hit out at Pakistan saying "it has much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists."
A conference to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of iconic poet, Christopher Okigbo, will hold at the University of Ibadan, AKEEM LASISI writes By 1960, he stood tall among the four Nigerian wri
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in U.S. troop numbers in Afghanistan on Monday night as part of a new strategy for the region, arguing against a hasty with
Chux Ohai Author and now publisher, Eghosa Imasuen, must have got some tongues wagging a few years ago when he dumped his medical practice for a managerial stint with Kachifo Limited, an independent p
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The development of coal deposits for power generation will not qualify for funding from the World Bank and many multilateral financial institutions despite the abundance of the
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government has been urged to allocate 40 per cent of the 2018 budget to capital projects in order to boost development in critical sectors of the economy. The Centre f
’Femi Asu The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, on Monday, said the management of Dangote refinery had agreed to select competent Nigerian vendors that would participate in the constr
Anna Okon The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has raised concerns about carbon emissions from ships and other sources in the maritime sector and has convened a forum to tackle the i
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Monday approved a backlog of promotion in agencies under the aviation arm of the Federal Ministry of Transportation. The Minister of State for Aviatio
In the euphoria that has, since Saturday, greeted the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria, many people could not escape committing different types of errors in their comments. While some o
The Federal Inland Revenue Service has signed two major multilateral instruments, joining 71 other countries to combat tax evasion. These are the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Relate
President Donald Trump will today unveil his new Afghanistan policy in rare Monday night prime-time address to a nation. Trump will make his first prime-time broadcast to the nation as president at 9
A leading marketing support services company, Sembic International Limited, has clarified its relationship with Jumia and Konga with regards to the acceptance of the cryptocurrency called The Billion
The Chairman, Sterling Bank Plc, Mr. Asue Ighodalo, has reiterated the bank’s commitment to providing its employees with the best possible working environment. He made this disclosure during an inspec
Everest Amaefule, Abuja Agencies of the Federal Government have remitted a total of N687.82bn to the Consolidated Revenue Fund in nine years, the Fiscal Responsibility Commission has said in a report.
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi FirstNation Airways has switched temporarily from offering scheduled flights to charter services, following a reduction in its fleet size. The Director-General, Nigerian Civil Av
The president, who had called for American withdrawal from Afghanistan before he took office, in the end accepted a “big military” approach as the only viable option.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas say Jerry Lewis died of heart disease, but the wording of his death certificate differs from what was reported earlier. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg s
A jet plane flies by the total solar eclipse in Guernsey, Wyoming U.S.
Samson Folarin and Afeez Hanafi Two homes met fatal ends in the Gboko area of Benue State, and Oto-Awori area of Lagos State, on Sunday, after two spouses took the law into their own hands to protest
The legal move, in which sheriffs would essentially serve as contractors for ICE, is intended to protect sheriffs from court battles, which have sometimes resulted in costly payouts.
Peter Dada, Akure A woman, Mrs. Omotola Akerele, has alleged that a pastor, Mathew Olakunle, had sex with her when she was undergoing spiritual healing in his church, adding that the intercourse resul
Ovie Okpare, Warri A mobile policeman has allegedly shot dead a 34-year-old man, Fred Igueriede, during a burial at Emede, in the Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. Our correspondent ga
John Charles, Makurdi Wife of the slain aide to the Benue State Governor, Mrs. Mlumum Adyorough, has started recovering from the attack which led to the death of her husband, Dr Tavershima Adyorough.
The traditional ruler of Oghoghobi community, in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, His Royal Highness, Kingsley Omorose, has fled the community. Omorose was said to have fled after a
RICHMOND, Va. - Some graduates of Liberty University say they're returning their diplomas to the evangelical school to denounce President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s latest show of support for Donald Trump.
SANTIAGO, Chile - Chile's constitutional Court on Monday upheld a measure that would end the country's absolute ban on abortions.
The court's 6-4 vote accepted the constitutionality of a measure to .
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Police in South Carolina say two bank branch employees have been killed during a holdup. Conway Police Lt. Selena Small told local media groups that the names of the victims in Mo
When William and Amanda Green took their two boys on a weekend outing, they headed for the Zoar Valley Gorge, a rugged area not far from their Buffalo, New York, ...
WACO, Texas - A woman who reported that she'd been sexually assaulted filed a lawsuit Monday against Baylor University, alleging questions she faced from the university shifted blame away from ...
SHREVEPORT, La. - The rapper Mystikal has surrendered to authorities in Louisiana, where he faces a sexual assault charge.
KSLA-TV video-recorded the 46-year-old rapper, whose real name is Michael La