Hydro geologists to hold conference on water resources in Ilorin

Hydro geologists to hold conference on water resources in Ilorin

The 29th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Hydro-geologists (NAH), is to hold in Ilorin from November 5 to November 10 to discuss water resources development. The State Chairman of the association, Mr Lateef Kolawole, made this disclosure in...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --> <!-- AddThis Advance...
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UN says terrorists, criminals benefiting from increase in cocaine, opium production

UN says terrorists, criminals benefiting from increase in cocaine, opium production

)The UN says terrorist organisations and criminal groups have been profiting from a sharp increase in the production of cocaine and opium. The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) reported Thursday that coca bush cultivation went up by nearly...<!-- AddThis Ad...
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Lagos recruits 5000 public servants in 2 years

Lagos recruits 5000 public servants in 2 years

The Lagos State Government says it has recruited no fewer than 5,000 officers into the state’s public service in the last two years. Mrs Olabowale Ademola, the Lagos State Head of Service, made the disclosure on Tuesday in Ikeja, at...<!-- AddThis Advanced S...
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Oshiomhole’s wife‎, 334 other foreigners get Nigerian citizenship

Oshiomhole’s wife‎, 334 other foreigners get Nigerian citizenship

A total of 335 foreign nationals were on Tuesday in Abuja granted citizenship by the Federal Government after statutory clearance and due diligence by the relevant security agencies.‎ ‎ The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau,‎ wh...
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Ambode restates directive on VIOs to stay off Lagos roads

Ambode restates directive on VIOs to stay off Lagos roads

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday restated that Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) had no business staying on Lagos roads. “Let me reiterate that vehicle inspection officers have been asked to stay off our roads permanently,’’ he affirmed. ...
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Divorce detrimental to children’s future, says lawyer

Divorce detrimental to children’s future, says lawyer

An Ilorin-based legal practitioner, Mr Yusuf Ahmed, says the high rate of divorce in the country is detrimental to the future of Nigerian children. Ahmed told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Tuesday that it had been...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settin...
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Berlusconi calls French president’s older wife “a beautiful mum”

Berlusconi calls French president’s older wife “a beautiful mum”

39 Yr New French President Emmanuel Macron and his 64 yr wife Brigitte Macron Gaffe-prone former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has joked about the nearly 25-year age gap between French President Emmanuel Macron and his older wife, calling her...<!--...
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FG says Nigerian ambassador-designates to resume soon

FG says Nigerian ambassador-designates to resume soon

Minister of Foreign Affairs The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that most Nigerian ambassador-designates would be posted to the country’s various missions abroad by July. Amb. Sola Enikanolaiye, the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, told the News Agency of ...
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Abuja Housing Show: 400 local, foreign exhibitors to promote affordable housing

Abuja Housing Show: 400 local, foreign exhibitors to promote affordable housing

In the bid to promote affordable housing in Nigeria, not more than 400 local and foreign exhibitors will feature in the 11th Abuja Housing Show, says its convener, Fesadeb Communications Ltd. Mr Festus Adebayo, Managing Director of the organisation, told...<!-...
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Minister rallies support for IDPs

Minister rallies support for IDPs

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Hajia Kadijah Abba-Ibrahim,   on Tuesday called for greater assistance for the thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North East. Abba-Ibrahim made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Niger...
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