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FG plans agency to create 10 million jobs in eight years

The Federal Government is in the process of working with an Italy-based company, Dermo Impex Italy, to create a citizens database to be known as the Basic Registry and Information System in Nigeria, BRISIN.
Already, the company has launched a pilot scheme with the Federal Capital Territory administration to initiate the project, which is expected to spread across the 36 states.

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18 dead over power tussle in Delta community

AT about 2.40 pm, December 25, last year, a talented 47 –year-old assistant director and coach with the Delta State Sports Council, Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Solomon Ogbogbo, who took a trip to his home town, Irri in Isoko South Local Government Area for the Christmas celebration, was shot dead by a “killer gang”.

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The truth about Niger Delta is yet to be unraveled – Billy Harry

Billy Harry, Chairman, South-South Forum; National Vice President, Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, NACCIMA; Chairman, National Oil and Gas Trade Group and Chairman of the Port-Harcourt Chamber of Commerce in this interview, speaks on the region’s support for President Jonathan, the unresolved Niger Delta issue saying that the truth about militancy and Amnesty in the region is yet to be unravelled.

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Day Amaechi took battle for Rivers to Sekibo’s backyard

TUESDAY March 15 was a special day in the ongoing electioneering campaigns in Rivers State. It was a day that Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took the battle to Okrika Local Council- the homestead of his main challenger, Dr. Abiye Sekibo of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN). Not to be outdone, an electoral battle- ready Sekibo also retaliated by taking his campaigns to Port-Harcourt, Amaechi’s seat of power.

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