NCAA warns airlines against unauthorised charter operations

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has threatened to wield the big stick over charter operations by unauthorised permit holders. The General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, Mr Sam Adurogboye gave the warning in a statement on Sunday in Lagos. Adurogboye said that any operator caught engaging in such unauthorised services forthwith, would have its Air […]

FG must withdraw case against Onnoghen, says Falana

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has asked the Federal Government to urgently withdraw the charges against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen as such move will amount to prosecutorial misadventure. The Federal Government had earlier asked Onnoghen to vacate his office over […]

Alasoadura: Rice in crashed truck meant for Christmas, condoles with victims

The crashed rice trailer belonging to Senator Tayo Alasoadura Senator Tayo Alasoadura, the owner of the branded rice inside the truck which crashed into a busy market in Ado-Ekiti on Saturday, has condoled with families of victims. At least 20 persons died in Iworoko, Ado-Ekiti when the driver of the trailer lost control and rammed […]

Brexit : May braces for defeat ahead of Tuesday voting

Theresa May UK Prime Minister   British Prime Minister Theresa May could be ousted on Wednesday if she loses a decisive vote on her proposed Brexit deal, leaving Britain in uncharted waters a few weeks from its scheduled exit from the EU. Parliament is set to have its final say on Mrs May’s withdrawal agreement […]

CPC resolves 783 complaints in 2018

Director-General, Consumer Protection Council (CPC), Babatunde Irukera By Lucy Ogalue The Consumer Protection Council (CPC), said it resolved 783 complaints out of 2,773 complaints it received between Jan. and Oct. 2018. The council said this in a document made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) by the management on Sunday in Abuja. The […]

Jos rally: Atiku condoles families of dead supporters

Atiku Abubakar and Damishi Sango at Jos rally on Saturday Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the families of two of his supporters who attended his Jos rally, but died in a road crash thereafter. The supporters were identified as Mrs Christy Yelick Dungtou and Mr Donatus Morkwap, members of one of the candidate’s support […]

Petrol price hike: Labour, opposition party react in Zimbabwe

Queueing for petrol in Harare Zimbabwe: now petrol price now $3.30 from today Zimbabweans reacted with outrage on Sunday to a sharp rise in the price of fuel announced by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in a move to improve supplies as the country struggles with its worst gasoline shortages in a decade. After years in international […]

PDP takes campaign to Ondo, Ekiti

PDP takes campaign to Ondo, Ekiti. The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will on Monday move to Ekiti State with other leaders of the party in continuation of his campaign tour across the country. In Ekiti State, the presidential campaign train is expected to have a stopover at Ikere-Ekiti before moving to […]

INEC reproduces 2,045 PVCs stolen in A’Ibom —REC

INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Akwa Ibom, Mr. Mike Igini, says 2,045 Permanent Voters Cards stolen in the Okobo Local Government Area of the state has been reproduced. Igini, at an interactive session with newsmen in Uyo on Sunday, said that the PVC’s would be given to the rightful owners with assurances that no one would […]