The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has appointed a 19-member committee with the mandate to negotiate its planned merger with the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP). In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,
Daily Archives: January 21, 2013
Unless deliberate efforts are made to sincerely develop every facet of aviation simultaneously in Nigeria the sector may continue to grope in the dark and eternally lag behind developed countries. This is the submission of Amos Akpan, managing director of Capital Airlines Limited.
The North is a region in crises: plagued by poverty, riddled with gunmen on the loose, terrorised by Boko Haram insurgents; many Northerners as well as other well-meaning Nigerians, are truly concerned about the travails of the once peaceful and serene region.
As far back as March 2002, the mobile phone of the dead, youthful Miss Milley Dowler, was hacked by somebody at the News of the World newspaper in London. The information extracted from the phone later provided material for the newspaper’s publication of some false leads, arising from the reporter’s
Stakeholders and business people around Apapa area of Lagos have virtually cried themselves hoarse over the evident neglect of infrastructure in the area, especially roads. If work begins on the Apapa- Oshodi expressway this week, it would be in response to the public outcry.
The Cross River Command of the Nigeria Immigration Service is set to deport 16 illegal immigrants. Besides, the Command had arrested a final year student of the College of Education Akamkpa for alleged armed robbery. The monitoring and surveillance team of the service arrested the illegal immigrants during
Former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kanu, has described those behind the attack on the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero, as mindless. Kalu, in a statement on Sunday in reaction to Saturday’s attack on Alhaji Bayero’s convoy,
Towards moving the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) forward and finding permanent solutions to the many challenges and bickering inherent in the perennially troubled association, its national president, Miss Ibinabo Fiberesima recently embarked on series of meetings with leading lights of the industry.
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero, was yesterday flown out of the country for medical checks, following last Saturday’s gunmen attack. The trip is coming barely 24 hours after some unidentified gunmen attacked his convoy in the state capital, killing three of his aides, three other persons and injuring others.