No plan to relocate NGC from Niger Delta, NNPC replies Omo-Agege

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has dismissed claims that it plans to relocate its subsidiary, Nigerian Gas Company, NGC, outside the Niger Delta region.

The spokesman of the corporation, Ndu Ughamadu, in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja, reassured the host communities a [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


Owners to lose undeveloped plots - FCTA

The FCT Administration has identified several undeveloped plots of land in serviced districts of the phases I, II and III of the Federal Capital City, Abuja and has given the owners three months grace period to act or risk revocation. 

FCT Director of Land Administration, Mallam Adamu Huss [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


NANS moves to stem robberies in UNIUYO

Following series of robbery incidents at female hostels in University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has set up a Police Students’ Relations Committee.

National President of NANS, Mr Danielson Akpan, said the committee would check frequent ro [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


FG upgrades COA Zuru to varsity

The Federal Government has upgraded Federal College of Agriculture Zuru, Kebbi State into a Federal University of Agriculture.

The move follows assent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Bill establishing the institution, which was earlier passed by the 8th National Assembly.

College of [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


Expert advocates African approach to education delivery

For Africa to strengthen its foundation, the continent must contextualize its educational delivery, an educationist, Prof George Oduro, has said.

Oduro, who is a Professor of Educational Leadership at the Institute for Educational Planning and Administration in University of Cape Coast, Ghana, [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


FG spends over N1trillion on education in 4 years

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the Federal Government spent over N1 trillion in the nation’s education sector in the last four years.

Buhari, who stated this while addressing members of Progressives in Academics in Abuja, said the funds were spent through the Universal Basi [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


SHORT STORIES Truth and Lie

 

 

 

 

 

 

Truth and Lie met one day. The Lie said to the Truth "It's a marvellous day today.” The Truth looked up the skies to be sure and sighed, for the day was r [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


Vandalism: Abuja manholes of broken bones, death

Vandals operating in the nation’s capital have in recent times shifted their attention on safety utilities like manhole covers and railings on pedestrian bridges without a bother on the safety of other road users.

 

 

 

& [...]

Sun, 04 August 2019


Search

Latest posts

PhotoHow FRSC officials extort motorists on Abuja-Lokoja Highway

There is a massive fraud going on along the Lokoja-Abuja Federal high way, by the Abaji Sector of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC.

The m [...]

11 August 2019

PhotoBuhari, Guinean President observe Eid prayer in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday joined his Guinean counterpart, Alpha Conde, to observe Eid-el-Kabir prayer in Daura, Katsina State.

Th [...]

11 August 2019