…Lauds Wike’s Development Projects

The Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) has lauded the Rivers State Governor,Chief Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for his development projects across the state. The National Chairman of the party,Gashon Benson, who made the commendation in Port Harcourt, said, Rivers State had come of age in terms of playing active politics in the country, than engaging in…

FG Orders NNPC To End Fuel Crisis

The Federal Government, yesterday ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to bring an end to the lingering fuel crisis before the end of the weekend. Addressing newsmen on the Nigerian International Petroleum Summit, NIPS, scheduled to hold between February 18 and 22, 2018, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, said the…

RSG Tasks MDAs On 10-Year Dev Plan

The Rivers State Government has charged Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to ensure that their inputs are reflected in the state’s 10-Year Development Plan. Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Barrister Isaac Kamalu said this in Port Harcourt while declaring open a workshop organized by the ministry in partnership with the State Employment and Expenditure…

Alex Ekubo Seeks Budgetary Allocations For Entertainment Industry

Nollywood actor and model, Alex Ekubo has called on the Federal Government to make budgetary allocations for the nation’s entertainment industry to improve on quality and attract revenue for government. The actor in a recent interview said, “the Federal Government should have specific budget for the entertainment industry every year, especially, the movie and music…

NGO Seeks Harmonisation Of Policies On Food Standards

A global non-profit organisation, Synergos Nigeria has called for the harmonisation and domestication of all Federal Government policies on food standards in codified form to facilitate their implementation. A Consultant on Food Standards with Synergos Nigeria, Mr Gbenga Folaranmi made the call on Wednesday in Lokoja at a Validation Workshop on Standards, organised by Synergos…