“Nigeria Will Soon Be Exporting Rice.”- Dangote

The Dangote Group has pledged to change Nigeria’s narrative as a rice importing nation, to major exporter of the staple food. The group said that its 150,000 hectares rice farmlands in Jigawa, Kano, Kebbi, Nasarawa, Niger, Sokoto, and Zamfara States as well as 10 rice mills it was establishing in different parts of the country […]

NDDC: ANIOMA YOUTHS FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE SPEAK – MEDIA RELEASE.

OBSERVATIONS ON THE STATE OF AFFAIRS SURROUNDING THE NIGER DELTA DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (NDDC), OUR STAND AND THE WAY FORWARD. Arising from its observation of events, happenings and occurrences that have surrounded and influenced the present outcome in the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, a group of young progressives under the auspices of […]

FirstMonie Awards: First Bank Rewards 37 Agents With #15Million Naira.

Thirty seven hard working agents have been rewarded by First Banks during its maiden Firstmonie awards, just as it expressed commitment to driving financial inclusion across Nigeria. With over 37,000 Firstmonie Agents, present in 99 per cent of the 774 Local Government Areas in Nigeria, the Bank is the leading financial institution at promoting financial […]

Environmental Sanitation Task Force Inaugurated For 9 LGAs In Delta.

In a bid to ensure a clean and safe environment in Delta State, Environmental Sanitation Task Force has been inaugurated for nine local government areas in the State. The Local Government Council Areas are Oshimili South, Warri South, Sapele, Udu, Ughelli North, Ndokwa West, Uvwie, Ika North East and Ika South. The Inauguration took place […]

EFCC Arrests Top Banker And Wife For Laundering $1.49Million.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos office has arrested a couple, Rowly Isioro, a former Assistant General Manager with one of the first generation banks and his wife, Ovuomarhoni Naomi Isioro , a business woman, for their alleged involvement in Business Email Compromise fraud and money laundering. The couple allegedly laundered the total […]

Ex-PPMC Boss, Momoh To Forfeit Over #2Billion And Property To FG.

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission on Monday said the N2.4bn recovered from a former Managing Director of the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company, Haruna Momoh, as well as property illegally acquired and linked to him would be seized by the Federal Government after an interim forfeiture order was secured by the […]

War Against Gender Based Violence And Rape: Ekiti Reveals New Punishment For Rapists.

Youths in Ekiti State have been encouraged to re-write the narratives of Gender Based Violence and Rape. Commissioner for Health and Human Services, Dr. Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, gave this charge in Ado-Ekiti, during a convergence organised by Ekiti youths with the theme, “The Future is now”. Dr. Yaya-Kolade stated that Ekiti State Government would do everything […]

JUST IN: Border Closure -Buhari Approves Opening Date.

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the closure of Nigeria’s border with neighbouring countries to January 31, next year. The exercise code-named operation Exercise Swift Response had resulted in joint border operations by a combined team of security agencies. The Deputy Comptroller of Customs in charge of Enforcement, Investigation and Inspectorate, Victor Dimka, […]

A Vibrant Health Sector, Component Of Stronger Delta Vision Of Okowa’s Administration – Dr Michael Nwoko.

The Senior Special Assistant SSA, to the Governor of Delta State on Health Monitoring, Dr. Michael Nwoko, has stated that achieving a vibrant health sector is a major component of the Stronger Delta vision of Governor Okowa’s administration. The SSA, stated this at Government Baptist Hospital Eku, on Friday 1st November 2019, during interactive section […]

Female Genital Mutilation: Ekiti Community Officially Renounces Practice.

The practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has been officially renounced on Friday by the people of Ilawe-Ekiti, Ekiti South West Local Government Area of Ekiti State. This was disclosed by Oba Adebanji Alabi, the Alawe of Ilawe-Ekiti who is also the Chairman, Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers during an event, organised by the state […]