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Anambra State government has doled out a whooping sum of N3.8 billion for agricultural development in the state, with effect from this year’s farming season.
The Director-General, Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, has said that the federal government will award the main contract for the second Niger Bridge before the 2019 general elections.
Renowned jurist and former National Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Professor Ben Nwabueze says that there would be no more peace talks until the Federal Government of Nigeria delists the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terror group, and ending its proscription.
A governorship aspirant on the platform of United Peoples Party, UPP, in Anambra State, Osita Chidoka, has said the death of about 12 parishioners of St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu, a town in the state, would not be in vain.
The Nigeria Intervention Movement, NIM, led by Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has said it will determine the winner of the July 14 gubernatorial election in Ekiti state by engaging candidates and throwing its support behind a preferred candidate.
With their title rivals failing to fire, France have vowed to ramp up the intensity and put their stamp on the World Cup with victory over Peru on Thursday.
An educationist, Dorcas Ikya, has tasked Nigerian authors with special interest in children’s books, to upgrade their work content in line with the current demands of the society.
Dr Kemi Ademola-Aremu, a Gender Activist, on Wednesday incidents of rape are alarming and under-reported in the country.
South Sudan’s rebel leader, Riek Machar, arrived in Ethiopia on Wednesday for a meeting with South Sudan’s President, Salva Kiir, as part of talks to negotiate an end to a five-year-old civil war, a rebel spokesman and an Ethiopian official said.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, has advised the management of the Ejigbo Local Council Development Area to mobilise the private sector to set up a Chamber of Commerce and industry that will support the businesses in the community.
Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 45 year old man, Paul Achegbulu, allegedly running an illegal blood bank in Bariga area of the state.
Security operatives in Plateau State, headed by the Special Task Force (STF) Commander, Major General Anthony Atolagbe, on Thursday said operators of tricycles (Keke-Napep) and motorcycles (Okada) are restricted for two days, Friday and Saturday, to ensure a hitch free Sallah celebration in the state.
Former minister, Gonen Segev, 62, who moved to Nigeria 15 years ago after being caught in serious criminal wrongdoing, was detained last month by the Shin Bet security service on suspicion of committing grave treason, espionage and aid to an enemy in time of war.
Antoine Griezmann has signed a new five-year contract at Atletico Madrid. His new deal ends any hope of Premier League clubs landing the Frenchman’s signature this summer.