Category: Politics & Governance

Customs extends relief materials to Lagos orphanages

By Chidubem Anthony Following the relative return of peace to the insurgency-ravaged North-Eastern Nigeria and consequently the departure of some inmates from the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) dedicated camps to their ancestral homelands, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it has now started distributing seized smuggled items to orphanages across […]

Maritime group mobilises stakeholders for Atiku presidency

By Chidubem Anthony Impressed by his huge investments both in infrastructure and human capacity towards the growth of the Nigerian economy, stakeholders in the maritime and allied industries are galvanising support for former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The stakeholders, under the […]

45 Nigerian entities get U.S. Consulate’s $453,568 grant

By Chidubem Anthony The United States Consulate General in Lagos has awarded support grant totaling $453,568 for a variety of worthwhile projects in human rights, transparency in government, media freedom, women and youth empowerment, health, education, entrepreneurship, and the promotion of mutual understanding. The grant, from January 2018 till date, […]

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo In Closed-Door Meeting With Senate Majority Leader

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is currently locked in a closed-door meeting with Ahmed Lawan, Majority leader of the Senate. Lawan, who represents Yobe North Constituency at the National Assembly, arrived the villa shortly after 2pm and proceeded straight to the Acting President’s office. Also attending the meeting is Ita Enang, […]

Murray-Bruce labels President Muhammadu Buhari a Health Tourist

The lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, has hailed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for seeking medical services within Nigeria while President Muhammadu Buhari seeks his own outside the country.   In a veiled reference to Buhari in a post on his Facebook page on Thursday, Murray-Bruce described […]