Category: Politics

Crude oil theft pushes production to 1.1million barrels per day, says FG, Navy, combat crude oil theft in Niger Delta

GoG pirates switching from kidnapping to oil theft — Report

The Gulf of Guinea (GoG) is witnessing a shift in the dynamics of piracy, with criminal networks moving away from targeting commercial ships to oil bunkering, theft and...

A composite of Anyim Pius Anyim and political parties in Nigeria

Political parties disregarding democratic norms, Anyim says

Former secretary to the government of the federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, says the lack of internal democracy in political parties has become a persistent threat to...

Experts urge Customs to key into smart border evolution, trade facilitation

Experts urge Customs to key into smart border evolution, trade facilitation

Freight forwarders in the country have called on the Federal Government, through the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to key into the evolution of smart borders and ensure...

INTELS sustains women empowerment scheme as beneficiaries hit 1,700

INTELS sustains women empowerment scheme as beneficiaries hit 1,700

Nigeria’s oil and gas logistics giant, INTELS Nigeria Limited has graduated a fresh batch of 73 beneficiaries of its popular Women Empowerment Project Scheme Synergy...

Professor Attahiru Jega

Jega confident INEC will conduct credible elections

Professor Attahiru Jega INEC former chairman Attahiru Jega has expressed optimism that Nigeria will conduct a credible election in 2023 despite current challenges. Mr...

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Blame state governments for under-performing inland dry ports — Bello

The immediate past Executive Secretary of the Nigeran Shippers Council (NSC), Barrister Hassan Bello has said that some State Governments should be blamed for the...

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IPCentre boss charges youths on wrong use of internet

Youths have been identified as the source of the bulk of fake news emanating from the internet. Stating this was the chairman governing council of the International...

Experts, lecturers seek integration of solutions journalism into Nigerian media education

Experts, lecturers seek integration of solutions journalism into Nigerian media education

Media practitioners and journalism lecturers have canvassed the integration of the concept of solutions journalism into the curriculum of tertiary institutions in...

There is motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

There is no motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

Following the spate of underutilised academic researchers from Nigerian tertiary institutions, the Vice Chancellor of Summit University Offa, Kwara State, Professor...

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Examination malpractice now endemic in private, public schools — Oyo Commissioner for Education

Oyo State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Abiodun Abdu-Raheem has warned school principals/owners in the state to desist from engaging in examination...

There is motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

There is motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

Following the spate of underutilised academic researchers from Nigerian tertiary institutions, the Vice Chancellor of Summit University Offa, Kwara State, Professor...

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Technical education key to national economic development — Adamu

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has reiterated the federal government’s commitment to adequate funding of education towards the socio-economic development of...

Nimi Briggs challenges Nigerian varsities on quality of graduates

Nimi Briggs challenges Nigerian varsities on quality of graduates

THE pro-chancellor of the Alex Ekwueme University, Emeritus Professor Nimi Briggs, has challenged universities in Nigeria to live up to expectations of the society by...

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TETFund boss tasks research committee on solutions to national development challenge

THE executive secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny Echono has tasked members of the Research and Development Standing Committee (RSDC) to...

Ethiopian airlines Nigeria Air,FG denies having, Nigeria Air finally obtains air transport license

As wind of uncertainty blows over take off of Nigeria Air

FOLLOWING the indefinite suspension of the take-off of the much publicized Nigeria Air/Ethiopian Airlines deal as a result of litigations, mixed reactions have continued...

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Excusing Nigeria’s aviation sector from dirty politics

AS the electioneering campaigns get deeper with the standard bearers of the different political parties leaving no stone unturned in their desperation to outsmart each...

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‘Parental guidance needed for proper use of social media’

Parental guidance has been identified as the antidote for social media abuse by the youth. The Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Professor...

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UI commences course webinars in DLC

Tribune Online UI commences course webinars in DLC The University of Ibadan (UI) has commenced data-efficient course webinars in its Open Distance eLearning (ODeL) as an...

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Old students set to raise N500m endowment fund to reposition alma mater in Ondo

As part of efforts and commitment towards building a better society, the old students of Oroke High School Akungba-Akoko, in Akoko Southwest Local...

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FG, APROCON decry moral decadence, anti-social behaviours in schools

THE Federal Government and members of Association of Professional Counsellors in Nigeria (APROCON), have deplored the moral decadence among school children in Nigeria....