Nigeria’s GDP rises by 1.40 percent – NBS
Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP, grew in third quarter of 2017 by 1.40 per cent in real terms, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said on Monday.
In a report titled ‘Nigeria Gross Domestic Product Report’, the NBS noted that the development represents the second consecutive positive gr…
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Anambra Election: INEC declares Obiano winner
The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared Governor Willie Obianoof the All Progressives Grand Alliance the winner of the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State.
The Returning Officer and Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Professor Zana Akpagu, made …
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SERAP, pensioners seek ECOWAS Court intervention over unpaid pensions, salaries in Edo, Delta, others
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association, and Association of Retired Local Government Staff and Primary School Teachers in Delta State have asked the ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja to “order the government of President Muhammadu B…
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Governor El-Rufai’s Politics And Teachers’ Wrath
By Erasmus Ikhide
“Your Excellency Sir, we are not sacking teachers in Kaduna. Rather, we are replacing unqualified people who are unfit to be called teachers to save the future of the next generation.” That was Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s response to his Ekiti State counterpart, G…
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11 injured as OPC, govt workers clash in Edo
Eleven people have sustained injuries in Benin City following a clash between members of the State Public Work Guard (PUWOG) and suspected members of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC).
Daily Trust gathered yesterday that the clash which happened Wednesday evening around Kings Square of the Edo State…
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Italy buries 26 drowned Nigerian girls
Declares a day for mourning
By Agency Reporter
A funeral Mass has been held today, Friday at Italy’s southern city of Salerno near Naples, for the 26 Nigerian girls who drowned earlier this month trying to cross the Mediterranean.
The Mass held in Italy’s southern city of Salerno, with p…
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Missing Journalist Found Dead in Anambra Four Days After
A photo journalist in Anambra state, Ikechukwu Onubogu, has been found dead four days after he was declared missing by members of his family.
Onubogu, a cameraman with the Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS), was said to be at home with his wife that fateful afternoon, when he received a phone…
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Okezie Ikpeazu: Is Abia on the March Again Or…? (2)
By Jude Ndukwe
The “Proudly Made in Aba” revolution is not exclusive to Ndi Abia alone, it is open to all Nigerians from all walks of life who want to take advantage of the business friendly environment and marketing drive the Governor has embarked on for Nigerian manufacturers of all…
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