AfCFTA: Harmonize Policies To Attract Large-Scale Investments To Nigeria – Gov Badaru

BY MIMIDOO PATRICK Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar says harmonized policies, laws, and regulatory procedures would improve the ease of doing business nationally and sub-nationally to attract large-scale investments in the country. Abubakar, who stated this at the

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SON Raids Apo Market, Destroys Over 4,000 Expired Tyres

By MIMIDOO PATRICK The Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, has raided and destroyed over 4,000 expired and substandard tyres confiscated at Apo, Federal Capital Territory. The Regional Coordinator North-Central SON, Mr. Albert Wilberforce who led the exercise said the raid

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Akwa Ibom Chief Of Staff, Politician With Love For Humanity

The Chief of Staff to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Ephraim Akparawa Inyangeyen, has been described as a seasoned politician with love for humanity. A human rights activist, Mrs. Lillian Cosmos, stated this on Thursday, November 25

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Akwa Ibom Court Sentences 31year-old Man To Death For Kidnapping

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO The Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Ikot Ekpene Judicial Division, yesterday passed a maximum sentence of death by hanging on a 31-year-old year, for kidnapping a four-year-old boy, who has not been found till

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Make Sacrifices For Popular Choices To Emerge In 2023, A’Ibom Guber Aspirant Charges Electorate

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO The governorship aspirants on the platform of  the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Akwa Ibom state, Mr. James Iniama, has charged the electorate, elders and stakeholders to be in the vanguard of engendering seamless electoral system

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‘FCDA Executive Secretary, Other Appointments Represent All Interests’

BY ISMAILA JIMOH, ABUJA FCT Minister, Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello, debunked claims that the recent appointments of Mandate Secretaries, Executive Secretary of the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, Head of Agencies and other political appointees were not evenly distributed. Bello,

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2023 Presidency: Saraki Begins Consultation, Visits Ortom

BY HENRY IBYA, MAKURDI Former senate president Dr. Bukola Saraki, has acknowledged the positive and firm Leadership attributes of the Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, at both the North Central zone and the country’s level towards ensuring peaceful co-existence and

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Dollar Shortage, Subsidy, Deficit Financing Threaten Nigeria’s Growth – W/Bank

BY CYRIL OGAR World Bank has said that economic growth in Nigeria is being threatened by certain macroeconomic challenges, including dollar shortage, petrol subsidy and the fiscal deficit financing by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The bank disclosed this in

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Military Troops Arrest IPOB Secretary, Recovers Ammunitions – DHQ

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Nigerian Defence Headquarters, DHQ has revealed that the military troops had arrested one of the IPOB secretaries, Mr Obinna Nwite and recovered 4 pistols, 3 long barrel guns, 18 rounds of assorted ammunitions and minutes of

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Why FG Can’t Regulate Price Of Cooking Gas

BY YAHAYA UMAR Federal Government says it is difficult to bring the price of cooking gas down as the product is not subsidised by the government and its price is determined by international market forces. The Minister of State for

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