I’ll give my all to make Akinlade win in Ogun

Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun yesterday said his anointed man, Abdulkabir Adekunle Akinlade of the Allied People’s Movement (APM), has his “blessings to pursue the mandate freely given to him” by the people of the state. He promised to give Akinlade all he has to ensure that the House of Representatives member representing Egbado South and Ipokia Federal Constituency succeeds …

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There’s sufficient petrol, Forget oil marketers’ threat — NNPC

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Monday said that Nigeria will not encounter a scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, this season regardless of the recent threat and ultimatum by oil marketers. The corporation said it was engaging the marketers and other agencies of government to address the demands of the oil dealers but declared that there was …

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Army: $1b approved to fight insurgency yet to be released

The $1 billion approved to fight insurgency and other security challenges has not been released to the military, Nigerian army claimed yesterday. The cash was approved in 2017 for the President Muhammadu Buhari by the National Economic Council (NEC) to be withdrawn from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to strengthen the fight against insurgency. Fielding questions on Nigerian Television Authority …

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World AIDS Day: FG mulls local production of antiretroviral drugs

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to commemorate the World AIDS Day, theFederal Government has said plans are underway for the commencement of local production of antiretroviral medicines and other relevant commodities for the treatment of HIV infections. Dr. Sani Aliyu, the Director-General of National Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA), stated this on Thursday at an event …

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Active lines increased to 165m in October – NCC

Active telephone lines in Nigeria increased from 162,058,918 in September to 165,239,443 in October 2018, the Nigerian Communications Commission,has said. The commission, according to the News Agency of Nigeria, made this known in its Monthly Subscriber/Operator Data published on its website on Thursday. The regulatory body said that the lines increased by 3,180,525 from the 162,058,918 recorded in September. It …

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Yellow fever alert in Ondo

The Ondo State government has warned residents against yellow fever outbreak in several parts of the country. A statement by the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro, said the residents should be proactive as the outbreak had spread to neighbouring states. This, the commissioner said, calls for serious concern. Adegbenro described yellow fever as a serious viral infection that can …

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I’m ready to debate with Buhari – Atiku

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has expressed readiness to share the podium with President Muhammadu Buhari to debate issues of governance. Atiku who stated this Friday while addressing the 81st National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting of the party also tasked party leaders and supporters to work hard to ensure …

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