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Tinubu signs into law 2 development commission establishment bills

Tinubu signs into law 2 development commission establishment bills

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA —PRESIDENT Bola Tinubu has signed into law bills to accelerate development across geo-political zones in the country. The two bills assented to by the President are the North-West Development Commission (Establishment) Bill, 2024, and the South-East Development Commission (Establishment) Bill, 2023. The North-West Development Commission is set up to facilitate the […]
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Jega tasks parties on voter education

Jega tasks parties on voter education

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has urged political parties in the country to embark on voter education as part of their contribution to ensure a successful voters’ registration.

2011: Jonathan lauds Ohanaeze, Igbo professionals for support

2011: Jonathan lauds Ohanaeze, Igbo professionals for support

President Goodluck Jonathan has lauded the support given his presidential bid by Ohanaeze Ndigbo, saying the group had put to shame the divisive plot of some of his rivals to divide and rule the Igbo race for their selfish goals.

Abuja Masterplan: Minister gives diplomats concession

Abuja Masterplan: Minister gives diplomats concession

IN what appears to be a deviation from the existing Masterplan of the Federal Capital Territory, the Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed, yesterday, gave embassies and high commissions waiver to construct high tension fences as part of ways to secure the offices and residence.

FG injects $150m into education sector

FG injects $150m into education sector

President Goodluck Jonathan has disclosed that the present administration has injected over 150 million US dollars as well as taken an International Development Association IDA, credit from the World Bank to carry out the Science and Technology Post- Basic (Step-B) project all in order to boost education in the country.

Edo PFN commends Oshiomhole on devt

Edo PFN commends Oshiomhole on devt

PENTECOSTAL Church leaders in Edo State, under the aegis of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, yesterday, declared their support for the developmental projects of Governor Adams Oshiomhole and vowed to assist him to succeed in prayers

Sanusi urges access to fund for Nigerians

Sanusi urges access to fund for Nigerians

Central Bank governor, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has said economic growth would be achieved at a faster rate, if all segments of the population had access to financial services.

Gunmen kidnap 5 oil workers in Akwa Ibom

Gunmen kidnap 5 oil workers in Akwa Ibom

GUNMEN, yesterday, attacked an offshore oil rig operated by exploration firm Afren, kidnapping five crew members including foreigners and injuring two others.

Three reasons for the review of tithing

Three reasons for the review of tithing

THIS piece is the result of a discussion on how the following listed three publications are to be marketed to believing Christians in particular, namely: -Pentecostalism in Chains: The Merchandising of the Gospel of Christ Jesus; -Tithing and Christianity; -That thunderous Declaration on Non-Tithers.

Ararume demands cancellation of Imo PDP congress

Ararume demands cancellation of Imo PDP congress

Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, a PDP governorship aspirant in Imo State, on Sunday in Owerri called on the national leadership of the party to annul the November 1 party congress in the state.