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Media reports of alleged invasion of South by Northern youths: Handiwork of enemies of Nigerian unity -Tanko Yakasai

Elder statesman, Tanko Yakasai has described as, ‘arrant nonsense’ the accusation in some quarters that the alleged movement of Northern youths and Almajirai into the South is in preparation for possible invasion and conquest. Yakasai, who was reacting to an interview by another elder statesman,...

Imo PDP appoints new publicity secretary, legal adviser

Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri The Imo State executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the appointment of the former Senior Special Assistant to the governor of Imo State on Research and Documentation and ace journalist, Mr. Ogubundu Nwadike as the state publicity secretary...

Despite Oshiomhole’s backings, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu Not politically matured to govern Edo state – Shaibu

Edo State Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu on Friday dismissed the chances of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as possible candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in this year’s governorship candidate, saying the former Secretary to the State Government (SSG) is not qualified to fly the...

Uzodimma Felicitates with Muslims on Eid-El-Fitr

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo state has felicitated with the Muslim faithful on the occasion of their Eid-el-Fitr celebration and for successfully completing their Ramadan Fast. In his message to the Muslim community in the country on Saturday, Governor Uzodimma commended them for their resilience,...

General Olonisakin Risks Imprisonment over Contempt of Court on Army 38

The National Industrial Court has granted permission that contempt of court charge be filled against the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Gabriel Abayomi Olonisakin over the alleged refusal to comply with valid order of the court. Olonisakin may be committed to two years imprisonment...

Nigeria LNG signs EPC contract for Train 7

LAGOS, May 13 - Nigeria LNG has signed the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for Train 7, its major gas expansion plan, Nigeria’s oil minister said on Wednesday. The long-awaited project is expected to boost Nigeria’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) output by more than...

Airtel Africa sales jumps as more customers sign up for phone intern

May 13 - Telecoms company Airtel Africa Plc on Wednesday posted revenue and profit growth for the full year, as more customers signed up for its mobile and data services, and on stronger activity in its biggest market Nigeria. The Africa-focused company went public...

COVID-19: Kaduna records first death as it confirms additional three cases

The Kaduna State Government says it has recorded its first casualty to the coronarus pandemic and additional three active cases. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Amina Mahammed Bolani, confirmed this on Saturday in Kaduna. She said that the first fatality was among additional three COVID-19...

Seplat Petroleum posts $105.8mn loss in Q1 2020

Nigerian oil and gas company Seplat Petroleum has reported a loss of US$ 105.8mn in its unaudited Q1’20 result The loss was mainly driven by a US$145.5mn impairment loss (vs. gain of US$.14.0mn in Q1’19) charged on its oil and gas assets during the period. The...
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