NISSAN Motors Visits DG NADDC, Jelani Aliyu

Nissan Vice President, Peyman Kargar, on a visit to Nigeria, February 6th, 2018 at the company’s Nigeria Headquarters in Victoria Island, Lagos, met and discussed with the DG, NADDC, Jelani Aliyu, MFR on the multinational Japanese corporation’s commitment to collaborate even closer with the NADDC towards growing its already established automobile production in Nigeria. They…

National Social Investment Programmes Recording Successes, Not Hampered by Fraud

Maryam Uwais, Abuja: The attention of the National Social Investment Office (NSIO) has been drawn to misleading media reports alluding that “massive fraud has hampered the National Social Investment Programmes” of the Federal Government of Nigeria. The National Social Investment Office (NSIO) under the Office of the Vice President wishes to restate that the intervention…

Zamfara Massacre: President Buhari Expresses Dismay, Orders Full Wrath of The Law on Perpetrators

President Muhammadu Buhari as expressed his dismay in the killings of 42 people in Birane Village of Zurmi Local Goverment Area of Zamfara state. He condoled with the families of the victims and people of Zamfara and said that the perpetrators will face full wrath of the law. “I have directed the Minister of Defence…

Gov Jibrilla Bindow Describes Zamfara Killings as a Barbaric and Cowardly Affair

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow, has decsribed the killings of about 42 people at Birani, Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State, by suspected armed bandits, as unfortunate, barbaric, cowardly and highly condenmable. In a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Macauley Hunohashi, the Governor said, “The spate…

Strong Political Parties Key to Delivering Dividends of Democracy – Dogara

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has called for the strengthening of political parties in Nigeria in order to make them more competitive. He said this while receiving a delegation from the International Republican Institute, led by its President, Mr. Daniel Twinning. Dogara said that though the electoral process…

Measles: Bayelsa flags-off 13-day Vaccination Campaign

Bayelsa Government on Friday kicked off a 13-day aggressive measles immunization for children between the ages of 9 months and five years across the state. The government said the campaign is part of efforts at preventing children from untimely death and other serious lifelong complications associated with the viral disease. The state Commissioner for Health,…