Business National

Approved $2.5bn Badagry Deep Seaport To Generate 250,000 Direct Jobs

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has received approval to build the  $2.5bn Badagry Deep Seaport, which was earlier approved by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, last August. The project which was granted by the federal government is expected to generate 250,000 direct jobs, enhance Government revenue and operate under a Build Operate and Transfer (BOT) […]Read More

Education

BREAKING: ASUU Suspends Eight Month Old Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has decided to call off its eight month old strike. The PUNCH reports that athough the union is yet to make an official pronouncement, our correspondent gathered that the decision was taken at the end of the National Executive Council meeting which was held at the ASUU secretariat […]Read More

Election National

Wike Accepts PDP Candidates, But Not Party Chairman

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says he has accepted Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and running mate, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, but will never ever accept party national chairman, Sen Iyorcha Ayu to remain in office before the elections. Wike who asserted this while hosting Cross River State PDP governorship and all state and […]Read More

Election

Obi Unveils Campaign Team, Demands Credibility From INEC

The Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign Organisation has unveiled a 1,234-member strong National Campaign Council, NCC, for Labour Party, headed by Mohammed Zarewa as chairman, and Comrade Clement Ojukwu as secretary. Director-General of the Peter Obi Campaign Organisation, Dr. Doyin Okupe, retained his position as DG of the NCC. Dr. Yunusa Tanko was also appointed as the […]Read More

Education National

Redeemer’s University Pledges More Human Capital Investments

Vice-Chancellor, Redeemer’s University (RUN), Ede, Osun, Prof. Anthony Akinlo, has said that the institution would continue to invest more in world-class infrastructure and human development. Akinlo, who said this on the sidelines of the university’s 16th convocation ceremony in Ede, said that this would make the institution to stand tall in its ranking by the National […]Read More

Security

Fight Against Terrorism Is Everyone’s Concern, Says DG NARC

The Director General, Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC), retired Maj.-Gen. Garba Wahab, says countering terrorism and violent extremism is everybody’s responsibility. Wahab said this at the closing of the Second Strategic Counterterrorism and Counterinsurgency (CTCOIN) Seminar organised by NARC in collaboration with Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), on Wednesday in Abuja. The two-day […]Read More