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Economy: Shettima Expresses Readiness To Strengthen Ties With China

Vice President, Kashim Shettima, has expressed readiness to strengthen bilateral ties with the People's Republic of China to deepen economic cooperation between both countries. Senator Shettima made this known at the Mid Autumn Festival and Chinese National Day Celebration in Lagos state. Represented by the Minister of State, Ministry of Steel Development, Uba Maigari Ahmadu, Shettima said the collaboration would expand trade opportunities and explore new avenues for investment and […]

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CJN To Inaugurate 9 Appeal Court Justices

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola will on Wednesday, administer oath of office on the newly appointed nine Justices of the Court of Appeal. This is contained in a statement by the Supreme Court's Director of Press and Information, Dr Festus Akande. According to the statement, the new appellate court Justices are: Hannatu Azumi Laja-Balogun from Kaduna State, who was appointed a High Court Judge on 24th May, […]

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FCTA To Demolish Attachments At Area1 Shopping Complex

Authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration have revealed plans to demolish Illegal constructions and shops attached to Area 1 Shopping Complex towards sanitizing the area. Director, FCTA Development Control, Muktar Galadima stated this when he organized a pre- notice meeting with traders and owners of shops at the Diplomats Park, ahead of the exercise in Abuja. He said the enforcement became necessary to guard against activities of miscreants, wrong […]

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FCT Transportation Secretariat Arrests 7 Over Rail Vandalism

A Five man gang and two others in the business of vandalizing rail tracks and communication cables have been arrested in Abuja. The five men were said to be executing their nefarious operation around 2am on Wednesday morning when the SEGAD Security guards on patrol caught them in Kukwuaba 1 and 2 areas of the rail tracks. The Mandate Secretary FCT Transportation Secretariat, Uboku Tom Nyah who made this known […]

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Tribunal Crumbles Atiku’s Petition Against Tinubu

The Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP,) Abubakar Atiku on Wednesday suffered a major setback in his legal battle to unseat Bola Ahmed Tinubu as Nigeria's elected President as the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal struck out several paragraphs of his petition to push Tinubu out of office. Also several exhibits including witnesses statements he tendered to establish his allegations of irregularities, malpractices against the February 25 presidential election […]

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LP Rejects Judgement Of Presidential Election Petition Tribunal

Labour Party has rejected in entirety the outcome of the judgment delivered by the Presidential Election Petition Court led by Justice Haruna Tsammani. This is contained in a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Obiora Ifoh in Abuja. According to the statement justice was not served and it did not reflect the desire of the people. "We watched with dismay and trepidation the dismissal of […]

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CDS Harps On Unity, Harmony For National Growth

The Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, General Christopher Musa has identified unity and harmony as a catalyst for national growth. This is contained in a statement by the Director Information Defence Headquarters, Brigadier General Tukur Gusau in Abuja. According to the statement, the CDS who stated this when he paid a visit to the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN Headquarters in Abuja, appreciates CAN for its prayers and support to […]

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Tribunal Commences Judgment Of Obi’s Petition

Few minutes after it dismissed the petition of the Allied People's Movement, APM, for being incompetent and lacking in merit, the tribunal has commenced judgment in the petition filed by Mr Peter Obi of the Labour Party (LP). Obi, like Atiku Abubakar of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) is seeking the nullification of the February 25 election that produced Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as President. Obi in his petition is alleging […]

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SHE Forum Africa Advocates Women Inclusion In Governance

The SHE Forum Africa Foundation has called for strategic involvement of women in Governance to boost women's economic advancement in the Country. The Founder of the Organisation Ms Inimfon Etuk made the call at the tenth anniversary of the foundation in Abuja. Ms Etuk said the foundation's aim was geared towards amplifying personal development opportunities for women and girls through strategic mentoring. She explained that the foundation also held annual […]

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