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November 6, 2021

NSCDC inaugurates 35 Special Female Squad to tackle kidnappings, rape, others

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps has trained and graduated 35 Special Female Squad, to help in tackling frequent attacks and kidnapping of students, rape, […]
November 6, 2021

Osinbajo grateful to Cote d’Ivoire for supporting Adesina, Okonjo-Iweala

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed appreciation to Cote d’Ivoire for lending its support to Dr Akinwumi Adesina, and Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerians, in attaining their […]
November 6, 2021

Odili home invasion: Malami may lose SAN rank if found culpable, says NBA president

Olumide Akpata, president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), says Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), may be stripped of his senior advocate rank if […]
November 6, 2021

NCC to auction 5G spectrum in December, setting conditions for potential bidders

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has officially declared that the auction of 3.5 gigahertz (3.5 GHz) spectrum for deployment of fifth generation (5G) technology in Nigeria […]
November 6, 2021

Ethiopia: Security Council urges end to hostilities

The UN Security Council on Friday expressed “deep concern” over the escalating conflict in Ethiopia and called for a ceasefire. The members of this body “call […]
November 6, 2021

Court stops FG from deducting $418 million Paris Club Refund from states

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday stopped the Federal Government from its planned deduction of $418 million Paris Club Refund from the accounts of […]
November 6, 2021

Pay royalties promptly, NUPRC tells oil companies

The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission, one of the two new regulators in the nation’s oil and gas industry, has told oil and companies operating in […]
November 6, 2021

Japan plans to give $880 to people 18 years or younger

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s government will distribute 100,000 yen ($880) in cash, vouchers or a combination of both to those 18 years or younger and make it […]