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Port Health Embarks On E –Yellow Card Awareness Programme For Stakeholders At Lagos Airport

    Port Health Services, a unit in the Federal Ministry of Health at international wing Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA),Lagos has commenced stakeholders’ sensitisation programme on E-Yellow Card. The programme  came as the date for the full implementation of the use of Electronic Yellow (E-Yellow) cards in Nigeria draws near. The sensitization programme, which took place on Tuesday […]


NDLEA Arraigns Man For Attempting To Export Hard Drug To Indonesia

      By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A young Nigerian in his 30s , Nwobodo Victor Friday has been arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, over attempt to illegally export 1.580 kilogrammes of Methamphetamine, a ban psychotropic substance to Indonesia. According to the charge filed by […]


FG Condemns Terrorist Attack On Worship Centres In New Zealand

  The Federal Government has condemned the terrorist attack on two worship centres in the city of Christchurch in New Zealand. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this in a statement issued by the Ministry’s Spokesperson, Mr George Edokpa, today in Abuja. He condemned the attacks that took place during Jumaat Prayers […]


NAL 16Yrs After : Capt. Ore Laments Sack Of 47 Pilots In One Go

    The former Director of Operations, Nigeria Airways Limited (NAL), Capt Dele Ore has stated that the sack of 47 pilots December 1988 in one day by the Federal Government in the Liquidated NAL was one of his saddest day in the service. Ore also said recalled that he was appointed and sacked as […]


No Boeing 737 Max Is Operating In Nigeria—Sirika

  …Assures Nigerians Of Safety …Commiserates With Ethiopian Aviation Authorities, Victims’ Families   As the nation joins the rest of the world in mourning the victims of the unfortunate crash of the Ethiopian airlines, Minister of State for Aviation Senator Hadi Sirika has assured Nigerians that the nation does not currently have any Boeing 737 […]


O To Ge’’: How I Originated Campaign Slogan That Dethroned Saraki — LAK Jimoh

  “Every revolution starts like a seed, it grows to become an oak tree,’’ these were the words of the 79 year-old Alhaji LAK Jimoh, the originator of the campaign slogan, “O To Ge”, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara. The septuagenarian whose LAK acronyms stand for Lazeez Ayinla Kolawole, spoke in Ilorin […]


Fmr. NASA Administrator To Inspire Youth At 2019 Young Space Leaders Forum

    The Former Administrator of NASA, Charles Bolden; Forum Director General of the European Space Agency, Jean-Jacques Dordain, and the Former Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation, Dr. Koppillil Radhakrishnan are to sharing their experiences with young people at the at 2019 Young Space Leaders Forum Global Space Congress in Abu Dhabi. Resource […]


N3.97B Case: Badeh Forfeits Six Properties, $1M Cash To FG

  The Federal High Court yesterday in Abuja convicted and ordered the late former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh to forfeit six properties and about $1 million cash to the Federal Government The court also ordered the immediate winding up of a company, Iyalikam Nigeria Limited also belonging to the former […]


DCP Attack In Bayelsa: Police Nab Three

    The Nigeria Police Force has nabbed three suspects for allegedly involving in the attack on a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Kola Okunola in Twon, Brass, Bayelsa State. According to the Police, one of the suspects, Hon Israel Sunny Goli,a candidate of one of the major political parties in the House of Representatives […]


Labour Ministry Yet To Obey Court Order To Issue Certificate Of Registration To AAUN

    By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi     Despite the landmark consent judgment of the Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos compelling the Federal Ministry Labour and Employment through the office of the Registrar of Trade Unions to issue certificate of Registration to Agricultural and Allied Union of Nigeria (AAUN) as agreed by parties, the ministry […]