Month: January 2021


There appears to be an interesting dimension to the shaky political firmament of Nigeria as the cloud gets thicker at the moment most especially in the journey towards 2019. Those old, informed and astute enough to know the antecedents of Read more…


After 30 years in doldrums, the new Warri-Itakpe Standard Gauge rail has been completed and would begin commercial operation on Monday, Nov. 19. Mr Niyi Alli, Director, Operations of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) told the News Agency of Nigeria Read more…


The Minister of Environment, Laurentia Mallam has launched the application of a brand new 32-seater coaster bus service this morning at the Ministry’s Headquarters in Mabushi, Abuja for the transportation of staff, in order to step up staff welfare in Read more…


The U.N. Security Council committee on al Qaeda sanctions blacklisted Nigeria’s Islamist militant group Boko Haram yesterday after the insurgents kidnapped hundreds of schoolgirls, diplomats said. Nigeria, which until recently had been reluctant to seek international help to combat Boko Read more…


The Edo State command of the Directorate of State Security today in Benin, Edo State capital, paraded three persons alleged to have masterminded the kidnap of the wife, daughter and driver of a Supreme Court judge, Justice Bode Rhodes Vivour.The Read more…


Total has said it commenced production from the Egina field, located in around 1,600 meters of water depths and 150 kilometers off the coast of Nigeria. Total in a statement on Wednesday said the Egina field will produce 200,000 barrels Read more…


The Theatre Commander, Operation LAFIYA DOLE,  Maj. Gen. Benson Akinroluyo has charged the newly inducted men of the Nigeria Police to the theatre operation on professionalism. Akinroluyo made this know while addressing members of the Nigeria Police Force inducted into the Read more…


Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has named Dr. Oyebade Olowogboyega, the state Head of Service as the new Secretary to the State Government. This is coming after The former SSG, Senator Mudashiru Hussein, was sworn in as Commissioner, National Population Read more…


The All Progressive Congress on Wednesday shifted its  Governorship Primary Election in Osun to Friday. The party in a statement made available to the Nigeria Politics Online by its spokesman, Bolaji Abdulahi, explained that while  Primaries to elect the Party’s Read more…


The All Progressive Congress today turned Former factional Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party Alhaji Ali Modu Sherrif back to his ward in Borno State if he is truly interested in joining the APC. APC’s National Publicity Secretary Bolaji Abdulahi, Read more…