FG flags off central effluent treatment plants in Kano
Sequel to its bid to regulate the uncontrolled discharge of effluents from tanneries, the Federal Government has begun the construction of three separate effluent treatment plants in Kano State.
Lagos State emerges Nigeria's top investment destination
Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday said Lagos was the country's top investment destination for the third quarter of 2019. "By Destination of Investment, Lagos state emerged as the top destination of capital investment in Nigeria in Q3 2019 with $4,976.40 billion," NBS said in its Q3 capital importation report. The $4,976.40 billion,…
Lawyers speak on court rulings, impact on major elections
The intervention of the courts on pre-election matters, especially the recent pronouncements on the candidacies of today’s governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states, has attracted diverse opinions from notable lawyers across the country.
Best of Nollywood Award secures 2020 host
Even when they are still preparing for the 2019 edition scheduled for Kano, organisers of the Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) have announced that the government of Ekiti State has agreed to host the 2020 edition
Kano elders to meet Fashola over deteriorating state of Kano-Gwarzo-Dayi Road
Worried by the deteriorating state of Kano-Gwarzo-Dayi road which links Kano to four states, communities in the area have resolved to send a special delegation to meet with the Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola, to elicit government action.
Police rescue another boy kidnapped in Kano, arrest 3 suspects
The Kano state police command’s Anti-Kidnapping Team of Operation Puff Adder has rescued another 11-year-old boy kidnapped in Kano, Muhammed Ya’u and sold in Onitsha, Anambra.
Kano, Chinese firm partner to boost state economy
The Kano State Government and the Shandog Province firms are partnering in the areas of leather production, textile manufacturing, agro-allied and solid mineral mining to boost the state economy, a Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) report has said.
4.2m Nigerians face acute food insecurity
The food security situation report released by the World Food Programme and Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has revealed that about 4.2 million people in Nigeria are currently faced with acute food insecurity
Air Force conducts CT simulation at Kano airport
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), yesterday, conducted a Counter Terrorism (CT) Simulation Exercise at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA), Kano.
FG inaugurates milk collection center in Kano
The Federal Government on Saturday inaugurated a mini milk collection center in Tassa Village in Dawakin Kudu Local Government Area of Kano state. Speaking at the event, the Minister of Agriculture, Alhaji Sabo Nanono, said that the center would alleviate the plight of milk sellers and improve their business.