Okoko Was An Astute Administrator – Gov. Diri

– Offers Scholarship To Late Comedian’s Children Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has extolled the virtues of a past president of foremost pan-Ijaw socio-cultural organisation, Ijaw National Congress (INC), …

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30% of truck drivers fail visibility test, says FRSC

Dr Boboye Oyeyemi Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps Marshal and Chief Executive Officer of the  Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) says that 30 per cent of truck drivers in the …

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Creation of more states possible: Omo-Agege

•Senator  Ovie Omo-Agege  Deputy of the 1999 Constitution, Ovie Omo-Agege, has said state creation is possible, if its proponents lobby stakeholders from all the country’s geo-political zones. Omo-Agege spoke on Thursday …

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Breaking: AU-ECOSOCC inaugurates PCN Commandant to head peace & security cluster committee in Nigeria

The African Union Economic, Social and Cultural Council (AU-ECOSOCC) has inaugurated Amb. Dickson Akoh, the National Commandant, Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), to head Peace and Security Cluster Committee of …

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Magu kicks as AGF refuses to appear before panel

The suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu has concluded his defence before the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the activities of the anti-graft agency. …

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BREAKING: Fire, as explosion rocks Iju Lagos + VIDEO

•Bellowing smoke from Iju explosion/fire. PHOTO: News Express Nigeria. A loud explosion shook the Iju area of Lagos shortly before 3:30 this afternoon of Thursday, September 24, 2020 as thick …

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TUC slams FG on $1.96bn rail project

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) has lambasted the Federal Government over the decision to spend $1.96bn to construct a rail line linking Nigeria to Niger Republic. The TUC described the …

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RMAFC Deducting Bayelsa Funds In Favour Of Rivers Unacceptable – Gov. Diri

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, on Tuesday flayed the deduction of the state’s revenue by the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) in favour of Rivers State following …

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Suspected herdsmen attack Gov Ortom’s village, kill three, injure six

•Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom  Suspected herdsmen have killed three people at Tse Apera village, in Nzorov, in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.  The village, Tse-Apera in Nzorov, is …

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Citizens’ Participation Crucial To Bayelsa Budget Process – Gov. Diri

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said his administration would actualise its Prosperity Agenda for people of the state through their involvement in strategic government policies. Governor Diri stated …

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