Thursday 4 May 2017

Badeh’s Counsel Absconded with Title Documents to Dubai - Witness

A prosecution witness in the trial of a former Chief of Defense Staff, CDS, Air Marshal Alex S. Badeh (retd) has revealed how a lawyer to the former CDS absconded to Dubai with title documents of various properties allegedly procured with monies removed from the accounts of the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, between January and December, 2013.

NPS Vaccinates 29,164 Inmates Against Meningitis

The Nigerian Prisons Service has vaccinated 29,163 Prisoners against Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM), in the 19 Northern States.

Ex-NAF Chief, Amosu, Diverted N677m – EFCC Alleges

An investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Tosin Owobo, has alleged that a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd), diverted over N677 million from the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) between March 2014 and April 2015.

Borno official, accomplice, jailed for stealing rice meant for IDPs

A Borno State High Court, sitting in Maiduguri, on Thursday sentenced two men to two years in prison for stealing rice donated by foreign donors to internally displaced persons.

Battleground premieres on Africa Magic on Dstv

DStv viewers can catch the newest Nigerian telenovela, Battleground, showing exclusively on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv 151) every weeknight at 21:00 CAT.

Lagos State Government demolishes Sabo market Ikorodu overnight

The Lagos State Government has demolished Sabo market Ikorodu overnight… Traders arrived the market this morning only to see that their places of business have been brought down.

Calling all entrepreneurs and developers of renewable energy projects in Africa

Access Power (, a developer, owner and operator of power projects in emerging markets, and its strategic partner EREN RE today announced an extension to the deadline for applications to the ACF 2017, the third edition of the Company’s funding and support platform for renewable energy projects in Africa.

KWHA Solicits Assistance for Victims of Rainstorm

The Kwara State House of Assembly has called on the Kwara State Government to urgently come to the aid of victims of rainstorm in Ilorin West, Ilorin South, Asa, Ifelodun and Patigi Local Government Areas of the State, through  relevant government's agency.

Iyanya Gives Shoppers Memorable Time At The Palms, Lekki

Mavin Records singer, Iyanya gave shoppers at The Palms, Lekki on Monday, May Day something rare and memorable that they won’t forget in a while.

Ambode Pledges Support For First Annual Diaspora Festival In Badagry

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday pledged his administration’s commitment to make the first Annual Diaspora Festival in Badagry a major success, adding that a master plan that would prescribe strategies and programmes to boost the potentials of the ancient town was also underway.

NJ Ayuk's Big Barrels Leads the Way forward to Africa oil and gas 2.0

As an exemplary African entrepreneur, NJ Ayuk has intimately witnessed the transformative impact of the oil and gas industry on the continent, being an active player in building countries, shaping economies and its societies. The launch of, Big Barrels: African Oil and Gas and the Quest for Prosperity (, co-written with João Marques, is long awaited; confronting the misinterpreted view that energy-rich countries undeniably suffer from and often victimized by the effects of the ‘resource curse’. The reality, the book argues, could not be further from it.

Press Freedom Day: CCC Cautions Security Agencies on Rivalry, Commends the Media

The Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) has called on security agencies to avoid inter-agency rivalry which can damage their individual reputation and the government as a whole.

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