Militants blow up oil pipeline in Delta

At a time when Niger Delta Avengers have declared an end to attacks in the region, an Urhobo militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Movement, NDGJM, has blown up a pipeline operated by Nigeria Petroleum […]

Group protests Zakzaky’s release

Protesters under the aegis of the Coalition on Good Governance and Change Initiative (CGGCI) yesterday besieged the Federal High Court headquarters, Abuja condemning the judgment ordering the release of leader of the Islamic Movement in […]

Govt urged to tackle HIV/AIDS from grassroot

Federal, State and Local governments have been urged to de-emphasise the urban approach in sensitising the people on HIV/AIDS in order to build on the reduced cases in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).   The […]

We are building a better Kogi – Gov. Bello

Kogi State governor Yahaya Bello has assured the people of the State that his administration is working towards ensuring that the State ranks among the best in Nigeria. The Governor who disclosed this while addressing […]

Crude hits $55.33 high after OPEC agreement

Crude rose above 55 dollars a barrel as rising prospects of a tightening market after last week’s OPEC landmark deal to cut production has given speculators impetus to increase bets on higher prices.   Monday’s […]

Don’t oust FERMA – Fashola

Minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola yesterday cautioned the Senate against moves to scrap the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA).   Speaking during a public hearing on the repeal of FERMA Act and […]

ECOWAS must cut costs – Sirleaf

ECOWAS chairperson and President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged ECOWAS to cut administrative costs and focus on programmes aimed at enhancing sub-regional development.   Sirleaf, who is also the Chairperson of the Authority […]

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