Akwa Ibom under yoke of NDDC’s abandoned projects
Considering its pre-eminent status as the highest oil-producing state in the country, Akwa Ibom State, many think would have been spared the menace of abandoned Federal Government projects, but that is not the case.
Edo in throes of abandoned, substandard NDDC projects
Like the other eight states that are beneficiaries of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Edo State has got its fair share of troubles from the commission, both in terms of abandoned and substandard projects.
NDDC is being used as vehicle for political compensation - Sibe
Let me start on a positive note. It would be wrong to conclude that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has not made an impact in the region. Indeed, while I am not satisfied, they have done a few projects that have contributed to development of the region.
Northeast rehabilitation: We are playing our roles, say Christian groups
President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Dr. Samson Supo Ayokunle said: “I do not think that Mr. Joseph Gyandi did his research before speaking out, which is totally unfortunate.
JAMB’s unending challenges
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is the government agency empowered to “conduct matriculation examination for entry into all universities, polytechnics and colleges of education (by whatever name called) in the country.
Custom duty payment: Options for end users of imported vehicles
The Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd), recently issued a circular to the effect that all motorists in Nigeria should go and pay custom duties if they have not done so before April 12.
Worries as proliferation of small arms, light weapons burgeons
When the late President Musa Yar’Adua, put in place a Presidential Amnesty Programme, as one of his administration’s efforts towards quelling the raging militancy that threatened ...
Ogun: 10-Lane road construction stirs disquiet
The Ogun State government and the two major opposition parties in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the Labour Party (LP), are at loggerheads over an ongoing 10-lane road construction, which commences from Abeokuta, and ends at the Sagamu inter-change.
Lagosians at risk of fatal dog attacks
In August 2014, two young promising Nigerians-21 year old Aishat Opakunle and 14 year-old James Makwa Musa, both of Mologede Estate, Meiran, were both bitten by the same dog and died shortly after showing cardinal signs of rabies in man.
Onnoghen: Hoping justice is not delayed, denied
Already, there were insinuations that Mr. President had not acted in good faith by not transmitting Justice Onnoghen’s nomination to the Senate for screening and confirmation.