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SON Decries Non–Compliant Attitude Of Importers

  …Says No Issue With SONCAP Portal     The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has debunked the claim by one Kayode Farinto  over a purported collapse of its online application portal for the operation of the offshore Conformity Assessment Programme (SONCAP) for processing of SON regulated imports into Nigeria describing it as a blatant […]


(Updated)Customs Intercepts $8.6M At Lagos Airport

    The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Command said it has intercepted $8,065,612million  (about N2,929,685,309.79billion ) at the airport in 20 sealed wraps. Comptroller-General of NIS, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd),who briefed journalists on the interception at the airport today, explained that the consignment was packed in a coaster bus and […]


Air Peace Chairman Tasks Youths To Challenge Selves For Success  

    Chairman of West Africa’s leading airline, Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, has charged Nigerian youth to challenge themselves and strategically position their minds for success. Onyema gave the charge recently during the 2020 edition of Thinkation Conference, a platform where top entrepreneurs recount their success trajectories to motivate the Nigerian youth. Onyema, who […]


Senate Receives President Buhari’s Letter To Confirm NCAA, Others Appointments

The Senate has received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari for the confirmation of confirmation of Capt. Musa Shuaibu Nuhu as Director-General for the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). The request was contained in a letter dated January 7, 2020 and read on the floor of the Senate during plenary. The request is coming more […]


JIFORM Appoints Bronze FM GM, Oyetunde LOC Chairman

General Manager, Bronze FM Station, Benin City, Edo State, Mrs Abimbola Oyetunde has been appointed, Chairman for the Local Organising Committee of an international summit/training programme by migration journalists. The summit is being organised by Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM), a non-profit Foundation championing advocacy against irregular migration and human trafficking with members across […]


Lagos Waterfront Taskforce Invades Banana Island, Arrests Dredgers, Grab Lands.

    …Arrest Orchestrated By Former Military Governor Of The State—Dredgers Alleged Lagos State Government, through its Waterfront Taskforce has arrested Federal Government licenced dredgers and forcefully took over reclaimed lands at prestigious Banana Island. This arrest AbelNews learnt has stirred massive controversy among the dredging community. It was learnt that most of the arrested dredgers […]


Full Statement Issued By Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu On Amotekun

     “The Public Discourse Over Amotekun”   “Amotekun. This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents. This is a matter of serious concern entitled to sober thought. “However, it has been turned into […]


Enugu Govt. Begins Demolition Of Structures Encroaching On Akanu Ibiam Int’l Airport

 


APC Chieftain To Release 3 Hours Documentary On Oshiomhole January 30

  The immediate past speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Alhaji Kabiru Adjoto, stated that he was set to release a three-hour documentary, “exposing the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC),  Adams Oshiomhole’s dark waters.’’ But the Oshiomhole camp said the former Edo governor has done no wrong. Speaking in an […]


Uzodinma Approves Appointment Of Chief Of Staff, CPS, 2 Others

  Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has approved the appointment of Barrister Nnamdi Anyaehie as Chief of Staff, Chief Oguike Nwachukwu as Chief Press Secretary/Media Adviser, Chief Cosmas Iwu as Secretary to the State Government (SSG) and Barr. C.O.C Akaolisa as Attorney General. The appointments take immediate effect. Recalled that Uzodinma was sworn in on […]