NRC wants more coaches to address passenger surge at train stations

By Lucy Ogalue The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has restated the need for additional coaches to address the high surge of passengers being witnessed at the various train stations. Mr Paschal Nnorli, the Manager, Abuja-Kaduna Train Service (AKTS), said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday. “It […]

Guide Buhari in taking right economic decisions, Expert charges EAC

By Folasade Akpan Mr David Ibidapo, an economic and financial analyst, says the newly-constituted Economic Advisory Council (EAC) should guide President Muhammadu Buhari in taking right economic decisions that will yield the desired results for the country. Ibidapo told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja that constituting the council was a […]

SSG NIGER HAILS GOVERNOR ABUBAKAR SANI BELLO

PRESS RELEASE 18th September, 2019 The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Niger State has upheld the victory of Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 9th March Governorship Election. A statement issued by Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane disclosed that the judiciary has again […]

Concerned over the rate of drug abuse in the North,my sisters,wives of the 18 States governors and I have converged in Minna,Niger state to seek the ways of addressing these vice. We paid a courtesy visit to my husband the Governor of Niger state,Dr Aminu Abubakar Bello at the state Government House. “By supporting our […]

S/Arabia shows proof Iran backed drone attack

Saudi Arabia said it would show evidence on Wednesday linking regional rival Tehran to an unprecedented attack on its oil industry that Washington believes originated from Iran in a dangerous escalation of Middle East frictions. Tehran has denied involvement in the Sept. 14 attacks on oil plants, including the world’s biggest crude processing facility, that […]

Nigerians’ evacuation delayed as South Africa denies Air Peace landing permit

Few hours to the evacuation of at least 320 Nigerians from South Africa, following the ongoing xenophobic attacks in that country, the South African Government has denied Air Peace the landing permit needed to evacuate willing Nigerians. The airline had planned to depart Nigeria through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Monday night, […]

NIGER ELECTION TRIBUNAL UPDATE

The Niger State Governorship Election petition Tribunal judgment ongoing as the tribunal strikes out grounds a and b of the petition for being an abuse of court having litigated on the same issue at the Federal high court. Details shortly …