P&ID Scandal: Court adjourns untill January 21 for trial of Briton
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday adjourned until Jan. 21, a case filed by the EFCC against a Briton, Adam Quinn, due to the absence
Plateau confirms 25 cases of yellow fever
Of the 141 suspected yellow fever cases in Jos North, Wase, Bassa, Kanam and Riyom Local Governments of Plateau State, 25 cases have been confirmed.
Agency denies report of alleged earth tremor in Abuja
The Nigeria Geological Survey Agency (NGSA) has denied a report of an alleged 3.8 magnitude earth tremor in Gwagwalada and Abaji, satellite towns in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Recall that an Earthquake Monitoring Station at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun State had on January 10, 2020 captured in its report that an…
Business activities still at low ebb in Abuja, environs
Two weeks into 2020, business activities remain at low levels, while some markets, business ventures, and malls have been closed since the Yuletide and New Year festivities in Abuja
Football agent sues club, player over alleged breach of contract
A football agent, Henry Ajamah, has dragged Nigeria’s international football player and Club - Brugge FC and a Belgium star, David Okereke, before a Lagos High Court
Abuja: Police kill one, arrest four in foiled bank robbery
The Federal Capital Territory police said on Saturday that it has killed one person and arrested four suspects in a foiled bank robbery in Mpape area of the territory.
Media critical in war on violence against women
Despite increased efforts at addressing Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG), global data shows that one in three women has experienced physical and, or sexual violence at some point
Why I don’t visit Abuja, by Governor Wike
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike yesterday offered an insight into why he rarely visits Abuja.
Traditional heads seek immediate dissolution of NDDC’s interim management committee
The Association of Rural Chiefs for Peace and Development has called for the immediate dissolution of the Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)