Freight forwarders’ unite, get new governing council

Freight forwarding business in Nigeria By Aisha Cole A 15-member Governing Council was on Saturday in Lagos elected into the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding of Nigeria (CRFFN). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the newly-elected CRFFN officials, drawn from five registered freight forwarding associations, would be joined by 17 government […]

APC crisis will be resolved amicably: Kalu

APC crisis will be resolved amicably- kalu A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Abia State, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, says that the leadership of the party is currently engaging in discussions to bring back the New APC splinter group. Kalu said this in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on […]

U.S. tariff increase: Expect retaliation from Europe says France government

Bruno le Marie, France Finance minister The French government says the United States should expect “united and strong” retaliation from European countries if it moves to impose more tariffs. “If tomorrow there is an increase in tariffs, like in the car industry, our reaction should be united and strong to show that Europe is a […]

Presidential Villa roundup from July 1 to July 7, 2018

President Buhari at the AU Summit in Mauritania; behind is Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama President Muhammadu Buhari started his activities for the week on Sunday, July 1, in Nouakchott, Mauritania, when he called on nations where looted assets have been stashed to release them without the usually long technicalities involved in the process […]

Buhari ya yaba wa juriyar Saraki a shari’arsa

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionTun 2015 Saraki ke fuskantar Shari’a Shugaban Najeriya Muhammadu Buhari ya mayar da martani game da wanke shugaban Majalisar Dattawa Sanata Bukola Saraki da kotun koli ta yi. Shugaban ya ce duk da kalubalen da bangaren shari’ar kasar ke fuskanta amma hakan ya nuna bangaren na aiki sosai, kuma babu wanda […]

Breaking: 2 of the cave-trapped Thai schoolboys rescued

Two members of the Thai schoolboy football team trapped in a cave for more than two weeks are now out, according to  reports. “Two kids are out. They are currently at the field hospital near the cave,” said Tossathep Boonthong, chief of Chiang Rai Province’s health department and part of the rescue team. “We are […]

SERAP tells Buhari: Probe Governors stealing security votes

President Muhammadu Buhari must  without delay investigate widespread allegations of mismanagement and corruption in the spending of security votes by Nigeria’s  state governors in Nigeria since the return of democracy in 1999, a rights group advised on Sunday. “If there is relevant and sufficient admissible evidence, for former governors to face prosecution and serving governors […]

Body weight contributes to infertility – physician

Dr Okezie Emenike, an Abuja based physician, says being over weight or under weight can cause infertility. Emenike told the the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that it was important to understand that both underweight and overweight women and men suffered from a higher incidence of infertility. He added that severe obesity in […]