Category: Features

FG Commissions ‘Falcon Eye’ To Tackle Illegalities on Nigerian Waterways

The Federal Government has commissioned the operation Falcon Eye, Eastern Regional Control Centre in Cross Rivers state, for an over the horizon maritime surveillance...

Nigerian economy improved slightly in 2016, but remains in recession — NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics has said that the Nigerian economy contracted by -1.15 per cent in 2016, but showed slight improvement overall. In its latest report,...

Again, no former African president worthy of Mo Ibrahim award

For the second year running, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation has announced that there is no winner of the 2016 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership. The...

Osinbajo not performing better than Buhari – Presidency

The Presidency has said it was wrong for anybody to claim that the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has been performing better than President Muhammadu Buhari since the...

Lagos to crush, recycle 4000 seized Okada

Lagos state Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni has revealed that Over 4000 commercial motorcycles seized for flouting the Lagos State Traffic Law 2012 will be crushed...

Malabu Oil: Court Adjourns Ruling On Order Of Forfeiture Till March 13

The Federal High Court in Abuja has reserved ruling until March 13, to decide on two separate applications filed by Shell Oil Exploration Limited and Agip Oil...

Nigeria Eases Immigration Processes To Boost Economy

The Federal Government has reviewed the visa processes for foreigners who wish to visit Nigeria for business and tourism purposes. The Minister of Information and...

Naira appreciates, sells at N450/$

The Naira has continued to strengthen against the dollar and other major currencies. The Nigerian currency gained N10 to exchange at N450 to a dollar at the parallel...

Fire sweeps through Mogadishu’s main market killing 2 people

A huge fire engulfed Somali capital’s main market, killing at least two people, a Somali police officer said today. The overnight inferno started at the gold...

Western Sahara: Morocco to pull out of UN buffer zone

Morocco is to pull out of a UN buffer zone in the disputed Western Sahara territory, an official statement says. The country says the former Spanish colony is part of...