•Implemented by Women’s Situation Room Nigeria-WSRN Jude Johnson The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Nigeria (WILPF Nigeria) has launched an observation program for this Saturday's Osun State Election to be held. The program is being implemented under the banner of Women’s Situation Room Nigeria (WSRN), which was established by UN Women,
Senator Iroegbu The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has in its latest 2019 floods situation report, disclosed that over 70 people have been killed, 327,000 displaced in four worst affected states with N12.1 billion required to effectively tackle what has been described as national disaster. This was contained in a situation review
Godsgift Onyedinefu A Nigerian company, MallforAfrica(MFA) in partnership with DHL has launched the first ever e- commerce application called 'concierge' which will boost the demand and purchase of Nigerian goods and services across the world. The head of Africa for the company, Mr. Kwane Acheampong, while addressing journalists at the launch on
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has on Friday withdrawn the operating license of Skye Bank, due to failure of the bank shareholders recapitalize it. The revocation of Skye Bank’s operating licence follows the Central bank’s decision to pause its injection of funds processes in the lender. CBN governor and the Managing Director
The death toll from Tanzania's ferry disaster hit 136 on Friday as hopes faded for more people being pulled out alive from Lake Victoria. Thirty-seven people were rescued after the MV Nyerere sank on Thursday near Ukerewe island on Africa's largest lake. "People are aware that the hopes of finding survivors are almost nil,"
Senator Iroegbu The Executive Governor of Delta State, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has inspected some flood ravaged communities in Delta State, South South of Nigeria. This was announced on Thursday via his Twitter handle @govifeanyiokowa by the Assistant on Social Media, Ms. Veronica Abang. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency
Jude Johnson The Nigeria's Federal Government has in surprise announcement,suspended the proposed national carrier, Nigeria Air, procurement indefinitely. This was disclosed on Wednesday in Abuja by the Minister of State Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, after the Federal Executive Council (NEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Sirika's announcement is coming two months
•Invitation suspended till after election Jude Johnson President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to stop the invitation of Sen. Ademola Adeleke. The Channels TV reports a source in the Presidency, who confirmed the development, said the President gave the orders on Thursday evening. Adeleke, who is