The South-South Emerging Leaders Forum, SELF, has absolved the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, of any wrongdoing in appointing Effiong Akwa as the Sole Administrator for the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.
President Muhammadu Buhari has saluted the sacrifices of 20 doctors reportedly killed by COVID-19 in the country, saying the welfare of frontline medical workers...
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N8.1 billion for the rehabilitation of some roads across the country.
Queen Chigbo, the Executive Director of Phew Foundation International, a Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, says one out of every three Nigeria women is a victim of gender-based violence.
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has liquidated 42 microfinance banks in the country and subsequently revoked their operation licences. The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation,...
The National Judicial Council, NJC, has recommended the compulsory retirement of the Grand Kadi of Yobe, Shu’aibu Talba and Justice Abdulkareem Abdulrasaq, a judge...
The average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N353.38 in November from N352.93 in October, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says.
The Nigerian Navy will take delivery of two warships in 2021 in an effort to boost operations in the nation’s territorial waters.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and hazy weather conditions from Monday to Wednesday across the nation. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Sunday...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 617 new infections of the COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC made this known on its...
An oil exploration expert, Dr Layi Fatona, says amid the economic downturn as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the unemployment market in Nigeria may rise to 30 per cent in the future.
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operations Delta Safe, AWATSE and others have sustained the fight against economic sabotage to secure critical oil infrastructure in the South-South and South West zones of the country.
A newly formed coalition of 36 militant groups in the Niger Delta region, Continuous Emancipation of Niger Delta, CEND, which recently attacked gas and crude oil pipelines in Bayelsa State, has issued six demands to the Federal Government.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamilia has directed committee chairmen to submit and defend their 2021 budget reports on or before Thursday, Nov. 26.
The Federal High Court, sitting in Asaba, Delta State has fixed November 30, for sentencing of Onus Amahian, a former staff of Access Bank who was prosecuted on a 25-count charge.
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has directed the launch of the Police Campaign Against Cultism and other Vices, POCACOV, in Edo State, a statement from the POCACOV National Coordinator, Ebere Amaraizu, said.
President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the establishment of the Judicial Panels of Inquiry by 13 States of the federation to investigate cases of police brutality and bring justice for victims across the country.
The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, has condemned the reported killing of a policeman in Ughelli, Delta.
President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the 326 KM Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri rail line for commercial operation as well as the ancillary facilities yard, at the recently named Goodluck Jonathan Railway Complex in Agbor (Owa-Oyibu), Delta.
Police detectives have arrested seven suspected armed robbers including a serving and dismissed soldiers for alleged robbery of a bullion van in Abakaliki, the capital of Ebonyi State.
The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, says nine vessels laden with fuel and other items are expected at the Delta ports.
The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, says 13 vessels laden with petrol, diesel, frozen fish and other items are being expected at the Delta ports.