Fuel Scarcity: Kano Car Owners Commend A.A. Rano, Matrix For Selling At Pump Price

Motorists and other vehicles owners have commended A.A.Rano and Matrix filling stations for selling fuel at an approved pump price of 145 Naira despite the current fuel scarcity hitting the whole country. Most of the  commercial vehicle drivers who spoke with New Nigerian disclosed that A.A.Rano, Nipco, and Matrix filling stations sell their products at […]

Police Apprehends 18 Suspects Connected To Ibadan Mayhem

Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude on Thursday said 18 suspects are now in police net in connection with theTuesday and Wednesday mayhem between rival groups in some parts of Ibadan. CP Odude dropped this hint while speaking during his visit to the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, on […]

Declare Emergency In Comatose Oyo Health Sector, PDP Tells Ajimobi

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Governor Abiola Ajimobi to within two weeks declare state of emergence in the Oyo State health sector as it is now in comatose PDP made the call  in a statement issued by its Oyo State Publicity Secretary, Engineer Akeem Olatunji on the death of a journalist with the […]

Zimbabwe leader meets opposition but rules out sharing power

Zimbabwe’s new president on Friday visited the country’s main opposition leader who is battling cancer, but immediately ruled out sharing power. President Emmerson Mnangagwa, accompanied by a former military leader who recently was appointed vice president, met with former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai at his home. It was a symbolic gesture by Mnangagwa, whose party […]

Lagos ports to receive 42 ships laden with petroleum products, food items

Forty two ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from Jan. 5 to Jan. 30. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, `Shipping Position’, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria […]

Benue killing: Six Fulani herdsmen arraigned in court

The Benue State Police has arraigned six Fulani herdsmen allegedly involved in the killing of 19 farmers in Akor village of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. The suspects were arraigned at a Chief Magistrate Court 1 sitting in Makurdi the state capital, before the Chief Magistrate, Isaac Ajim, Channels TV reports. The incident […]

Reflections on the restructuring debate

Of recent, re-structuring has become the catchword in Nigeria’s landscape with key political leaders and socio- political groups pushing forward certain ideas and views. ‘What exactly is the idea of re-structuring?’ and ‘Is a restructured Nigeria feasible?’ The answer is simply yes, provided it favours a peaceful, safe, prosperous, virile, united, and indivisible Nigeria that […]

I want to be the best Egyptian player in history – Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Salah has set his sights on becoming the best Egyptian player in history. The Liverpool winger, who was on Wednesday evening named the 2017 CAF African Player of the Year, has enjoyed an outstanding first season at Anfield. The 25-year-old has netted an impressive 23 goals in 29 games since joining the Reds from […]

LASU sets January 15 as deadline for admission screening

Management of the Lagos State University (LASU) on Thursday, said that students offered provisional admission for the 2017/2018 session, should finish their screening by January 15 or forfeit admission. Mr. Adekoya Martins, the spokesman of the university, stated this in an interview with NAN. The screening of new students had started on January 2. LASU […]

NCC speaks on sale of 9mobile as 5 firms jostle

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has stated that there would be no shift in the date fixed for sale of 9mobile. It insisted that the transaction and hand over to its new owner must be concluded on January 16. NCC Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management, said this in a chat with Thisday. Barclays Africa, the financial adviser […]