News Summary; 11/04/2017 CAS Deploys Assets To Combat Insecurity

CAS Deploys Assets To Combat Insecurity The Nigerian Air Force is to step up deployment of assets to curb incidence of insecurity in Benue State. Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar said this during discussion with Governor samuel ortom of Benue state. CG Customs on Productivity Comptroller General of Customs, Colonel Hameed Ali…

Abuja Airport Runway Repair Is On Schedule, Says VP Osinbajo

  “We expect no delays” VP, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Inspecting Airport Runway During an inspection tour of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport earlier today, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, expressed confidence that the airport would soon be open again at the scheduled time, April 19. He spoke with reporters during the tour and below is…

Niger Delta States Indicate Interest In Community-Based Modular Refineries

 *We will engage on basis of trust-VP *Meets Gbaramatu leaders & US investors on proposed project  Niger Delta States Indicate Interest In Community-Based Modular Refineries Laolu Akande, Abuja; As implementation efforts on President Muhammadu Buhari’s New Vision for oil-producing communities in the Niger Delta region progress, states in the region are beginning to indicate interest…

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at OECD Forum

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has advocated united action in winning the war against corruption The vice president who spoke at Anti-Corruption Forum, Paris under the auspices of Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) recognised that collaboration is the smartest approach to restitution of stolen assets in the fight against the menace. He pointed…

Buhari To Governors: Make Payment Of Worker’s Salary A Priority

…Directs CBN, Finance Ministry On Refunds To State Government President Buhari Urges Governors On Payment Of Workers Salary GARBA SHEHU, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, to act appropriately and with dispatch in releasing the second tranche…

We Must Do More To Educate Our Children ~ President Buhari

President Buhari On The Need To Educate Children Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja called for more concerted effort in ensuring that all Nigerian children get good education in order to be relevant in a world driven by new technology. Also Read; President Buhari’s Address To Nigerians On Arrival In Abuja Speaking to…

Happy 60th Birthday To Acting President Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo marks his 60th birthday today. Although the professor of law has been inundated with birthday wishes by politicians and ordinary Nigerians, the day will be remarkably marked in all simplicity. Prayers yes. But do not expect a lavish state ball. Nothing demonstrates better how the Acting President will want to mark his day…

Presidency Activates $20B ‘Gas Revolution’ Project

In what is called a ‘Gas Revolution,’ and following the renewed interactive engagements of the Federal Government with oil-producing communities in several states in the Niger Delta region, a plan to put in place a gas industrial park that is valued at about $20B through a Public-Private Partnership model is now in process. Tagged the Gas…