Nigeria daily oil production hits 2.3mbpd – Baru

By Edith Ike-Eboh The Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru says the country’s daily oil production is currently 2.32million barrel pre day. Baru disclosed this on Tuesday when a delegation of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) led by its President Mr Chris Isiguzo visited his office in Abuja. “Since […]

NSE transacts N11.23bn worth of shares

By Chinyere Joel-Nwokeoma The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recorded transactions worth N11.23 billion on Tuesday, despite drop in market indices by 0.39 per cent due to sell pressure. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a total of 2.91 billion shares valued at N11.23 billion were exchanged by investors in 3,324 deals, an increase […]

Kotun koli ta tabbar da Abba K. Yusuf a matsayin dan takarar PDP

Babbar kotun koli ta tarayyar Najeriya, a ranar Talata ta tabbatar da Abba Kabir Yusuf a matsayin halastaccen dan takarar jam’iyyar PDP a zaben 2019 da aka kammala. Tun farko, Ibrahim Ali Amin Little ne ya shigar da kara kotu yana mai kalubalantar kasancewar Abba a matsayin dan takarar jam’iyyar PDP. Sai dai, a hukuncin […]

Why we met with Buhari – APC governors

Progressive Governors Forum, state governors under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed-door at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Addressing newsmen shortly after the meeting, the Chairman of the forum, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, disclosed that the meeting disclosed an array of issues such as […]

Customs intercepts 1,682 wraps of cannabis concealed inside corpse, truck

Comptroller General of Customs, Hameed Ali The Nigeria Customs Service, Seme Border Area Command, has intercepted 1,682 parcels of cannabis sativa (hemp) worth over N25,290,000 and concealed in a dead body and a truck. The Customs Area Controller (CAC) of the Command, Comptroller Mohammed Garba, said at a press briefing at Seme on Tuesday that […]

Sanusi: We’ve started understanding each other – Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has said that they have started understanding each other with the Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammad Sanusi ll. It is believed that the feud between the governor and the emir, led to the creation of four new emirs in Kano state. The four new emirates namely Bichi, Gaya, […]

11-year blackout: power to be restored within 60 days in Ondo South

The Executive Director, Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC), Engr Ife Oyedele on Tuesday said respite is on the way for residents of Ondo South District who have been in darkness for the past 11 years. According to him, power will be restored totally within the next 60 days to the affected six local […]


It was sorrow, bitterness and tears as Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State, Monday, visited the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp at Erena in Shiroro Local Government Area.At least 2, 400 persons from eight communities are presently taking refuge in Central Primary School, Erena following incessant banditry attack in that area.The incident has led […]

Kaduna youths celebrate KDSG’s creation of three new ministries

The Kaduna Vanguard for Good Governance has reacted to Governor Nasir Elrufai’s initiative for the creation of three new ministries, describing it as well thought out and insightful. Responding to the announcement of the initiative made by Mr Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor (Media & Publicity), the youth group said it has […]