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Broadband: NCC announces Infraco for Lagos Region

Friday, January 30, 2015
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), on Thursday said MainOne Cable won the licence as the infrastructure company (infraco) for Lagos region. The Executive Vice Chairman, Dr Eugene Juwah, made the disclosure at the 4th Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Industry Stakeholders' Forum, organised by the Ministry of Communication T ... Read more

Alleged support for Boko Haram, wicked – Jonathan

Friday, January 30, 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, described as wicked, the allegations that he was supporting the Boko Haram insurgency in the north eastern part of the country for political reasons. Addressing a large crowd at the Ribadu Square where the Presidential rally took place, Jonathan said no sane leader would support insurgency of any type in ... Read more

Amaechi's criticism: Jonathan promises more govt goodies for South-South states

Thursday, January 29, 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan has admitted the criticism by Governor Rotimi Amaechi that his government has not done anything for the people of Rivers State. This, he said, was because he did not want to be seen as an ethnic leader. Hence, his resolve to ensure the equitable distribution of resources across the country. Jonathan's wife is f ... Read more

FG, states to cut costs as oil price plummets

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The Federal Ministry of Finance, the commissioners of finance and accountants-general of the 36 states of the federation have begun moves to reduce the high cost of governance in the country following the continuous decline in crude oil prices in the international market. The need to prune expenditure, according to the Minister of Finance, Dr. ... Read more

I Did Not Sell My Candidateship Ticket To Anybody—Barrister Oyowe

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Barrister Daniel Oyowe is the APC House of Representatives Candidate who is presently contesting for Isoko Federal Constituency. He was elected as the APC House of Representatives Candidate to contest for 2015 general elections. He is one of the most vibrant Isoko Lagos-based Lawyers with integrity. His foray into politics, to save Isoko ... Read more

Jonathan Lacks Will To Crush B’Haram, Buhari Tells Kerry

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Maj.Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has listed the strategies that he would adopt to end insecurity in the country if elected President. The methods, The PUNCH learnt, were unveiled by Buhari during his meeting with the United States Secretary of State, John Kerry, in Lagos on Sunday. ... Read more

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to be completed before August 2017

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Going by the current speed of work in the reconstruction of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, it may be completed before August 2017, the Minister of Works, Mr. Mike Onolememen, has assured. Onolememen, who spoke during a tour of the road on Monday, noted that work had progressed well on the road, with about 30 kilometres out of the 127.6 kilometre ... Read more

Breaking Heart Felt ,sad And Pathetic News..joe Martins Uzodike Sacked While In Active Service

Monday, January 26, 2015
I received an information that jolted me right now,i wrote few days ago on the treatment meted out to his DIRECTOR GENERAL OF HIS CAMPAIGN ,the on that Laboured to enthrone him as the Governor ,SIR CHIEF JOE MARTINS UZODIKE . Sequel to that i was informed that Gov Willie Obiano mandated the SSG to withdrew from the EXCO meeting and proceed to his o ... Read more

National Security Adviser, Dasuki, advises INEC to postpone elections

Friday, January 23, 2015
The National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), has canvassed the postponement of next month's elections to give the Independent National Electoral Commission time to distribute over 30 million outstanding Permanent Voter Cards to registered voters. Dasuki, according to Reuters, said he had told the INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega ... Read more

Estimated billings: FG to compel DISCOs to deploy metres, says Nebo

Friday, January 23, 2015
The Federal Government has said it plans to compel electricity distribution companies (Discos) to deploy metres to Nigerians, to address the issue of estimated billings. Speaking during a visit to Vanguard, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, Minister of Power, lamented the fact that most of the electricity distribution companies have refused to deploy metres ... Read more

PHCN workers to get severance next week – FG

Thursday, January 22, 2015
The Federal Government on Wednesday said it had validated and would pay 1,669 former employees of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria their severance packages next week. Some of the workers had on Monday staged a protest at the headquarters of the defunct power company in Abuja and alleged that the government had not paid the severanc ... Read more

Democracy is not about intimidation – Jonathan

Thursday, January 22, 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan stormed Dutse, Jigawa State capital yesterday, saying the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) is not playing poli tics the way great Nigerian leaders like the late Mallam Aminu Kano, Ahamdu Bello and Tafawa Balewa did. His host, Governor Sule Lamido, de cried vilification of anybody who does not support APC c ... Read more

Stay Away from Bayelsa Presidential Rally; Suspected Ex-militants warn First Lady

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Youths suspected to be ex- militants from the creeks of Bayelsa State, yesterday, warned Dame Patience, wife of President Goodluck Jonathan, against accompanying her husband to the presidential rally of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, scheduled to hold in the state on February 5. The warning followed a similar one by a group which called itse ... Read more

2015: I won't disappoint Nigerians, says Jonathan

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday assured that his administration would vigorously implement policies, programmes and projects that would ensure the rapid development of the country's solid minerals and agricultural sectors if re-elected into office. . Jonathan made the claim during a courtesy call on the Emir of ... Read more

Don't hold elections in Adamawa – Gov Ngilari begs INEC

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
The Governor of Adamawa State, Mr. James Ngilari, has begged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to hold elections in his state in February. He asked the commission to suspend all elections in his state till April. Ngilari spoke in Abuja on Tuesday at a stakeholders' workshop on, 'Internally Displaced Persons and the ... Read more
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Boko Haram over runs Monguno Barrac

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Top security officials in Abuja confirms to that Islamist fighters today overwhe ...
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Nine Soldiers, 56 Insurgents Killed

Monday, January 26, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, January 25, (THEWILL) – Less than 12 hours after President Goodlu ...
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Jonathan's rally: Soldiers occupy R

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Battle-ready soldiers have reportedly taken over the Adokie Amiesimaka Stadium, ...
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Polls: Tompolo, Dokubo, others thre

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Niger Delta militants have issued a fresh threat to go to war except President G ...
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New video: Boko Haram trains child

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Apparently dazed by the successes of the operations launched by the Nigerian Arm ...
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Presidency cautions on persistent a

Saturday, January 24, 2015

The presidency on Friday cautioned the opposition party to rein its supporters f ...
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