Obasanjo spoke in Kaduna during the one-day trade fair seminar of the Kaduna Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (KADCCIMA), where he listed the factors inhibiting the nation’s growth and development.
Tackle high cost of data, panelists urge government at Social Media Week
According to the Client Service and Strategy Director, Ventra Media, Tomiwa Aladekomo, there is need to be creative in our story telling “if we are to project Nigeria and indeed the African brand positively to the world.”
On first day in office, Akeredolu meets workers over unpaid salaries
“For as long as you have not been paid your salaries for that long, your governor too cannot be paid his salary. A governor should not earn salaries when others are owed salaries,” he said.
Fresh xenophobic attacks in South Africa, TUC kicks against killing of Nigerians
In Lagos, the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has expressed concern over the attacks calling on the Federal Government to immediately evacuate Nigerians to prevent further killings.
Buhari not critically ill, not in hospital, says Lai Mohammed
The minister reiterated this position on Monday in Umuahia at the second town hall meeting for the South East and the launch of national reorientation campaign, “Change Begins With Me’’ in Abia.
Factions battle for control of PDP secretariat
The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took a turn for the worse yesterday as the two factions battled for the control of the organisation’s national secretariat in Abuja.
Global oil industry lost N1 trillion to projects’ cancellation, says OPEC scribe
Barkindo disclosed this in Abuja yesterday when he paid an official visit to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, adding the amount was lost to projects’ cancellation across the value chain.
Discos miss February deadline for metering of electricity customers
Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) have failed to meet the February 28, 2017 deadline set by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) for the provision of pre-paid meters to customers nationwide.
Court nullifies Akwa Ibom senator’s election
In his judgment, Justice Fatun Riman, said Akpan was not duly elected in the primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held on December 7, 2014.