Buhari rolls out auto-gas scheme for cars on Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari will, on Tuesday, roll out the auto-gas scheme in Abuja as the Federal Government moves to create alternative fuel for automobiles and other prime movers in Nigeria.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Chairman, National Gas Expansion Programme (NGEP), Mohammed Ibrahim, made the announcement at a meeting with media…

Trump loses another election court challenge

Trump The US state of Pennsylvania’s supreme court dismissed another legal challenge to the election by supporters of President Donald Trump on Saturday, further reducing his already near-impossible odds of overturning the results. A Republican lawsuit had sought to invalidate mail-in ballots in the battleground state that President-elect Joe Biden won by about 81,000 votes…

Tens of thousands protest in France against controversial police law

More than 130,000 people joined demonstrations across France on Saturday against police brutality and controversial new security law. Protests took place in cities across France including Paris, Strasbourg, Marseille and Lyon. Isolated riots broke out in Paris, where 46,000 people marched, according to AFP news agency, citing the French Interior Ministry. Protesters erected barricades in…

2020 Conference: Federal, States Legislatures to enlighten Nigerians on legislative duties

The spokesman for the 2020 National Legislative Conference, Amb. Chibuzor Okereke, says the Legislative Arm of Government must continue to engage in national conversations to sensitise Nigerians to its function, powers and deliverables. In an interview with the Newsmen  in Abuja, Okereke said that the Legislature, which is the youngest of the three Arms of…

Ekiti football can be great – Enyadike

Ekiti State Football Association, Thursday,  a session in its series of webinar lectures aimed at positively changing the narratives of football in the state. The session which was moderated by a sports enthusiast, Dr. Tunde Akinbinu, featured one of the most erudite and experienced football administrators cum sportscaster in Nigeria, Emeka Enyadike, who thoroughly delved…

Troops kill 3 bandits arrest 2 militias

Troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE have killed three bandits and recovers one locally made pistol with 11 rounds of 7.6mn special ammunition during a gun duel with group of bandits at  Asogo village in Benue state. According to Coordinator Defence Media Operations,  Major General John Enenche the incident occurec on 26 November 2020. Enenche said…