Photo News: Amaechi signs MOU for Lagos-Ibadan, Calabar-Port Harcourt Rail Lines

Honourable Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, flanked by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Sabiu Zakari (left); Managing Director, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation, CCECC, Jack Li, right, and Director, Legal Services in the Ministry, Mrs. Uche Okoro, second right, during the signing of Memorandum of Understanding for the construction of the Lagos-Ibadan and […]

Governor Wike Suspends Four Commissioners, Head of Service, Special Adviser on Lands

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has approved the suspension of the following Commissioners for three months. ▪Honourable Commissioner for Chieftaincy Affairs ▪Honourable Commissioner for Culture and Tourism ▪Honourable Commissioner for Finance ▪Honourable Commissioner for Sports In a statement released today by his Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, Governor Wike also suspended for […]


The Nigerian Army has said yesterday that its military training exercise involving hundreds of soldiers, military gunboats and other weaponry, under “Operation Crocodile Smile” is not just about attacking militants but also includes provision of medical outreach programmes, assisting infrastructure rehabilitation as well as other essential services.   According to Daily Post, the Nigerian Army […]

Federal Government says it will use the Cross River Garment and Textile factory as a center for its skill development programs.

Labor Minister, Chris Ngige stated this Thursday in Calabar when he visited the factory alongside the governor, Senator Ben Ayade. “From what I have seen here, all our skills trainees of our Skills Development Program will be brought here for training. This garment factory will now be used as an apprenticeship center for our skills […]

Ministry signs MoU with British Council, seeks to revive dormant festivals, traditional games

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday signed an MoU with the Chief Executive of the British Council, Sir Ciaran Devane, with a request for partnership to help train festival managers, revive the country’s major festivals and prevent its traditional games from dying. The agreement was signed in Edinburgh, Scotland, on […]

Botched PDP convention: Fani Kayode explodes

Following the failure of the Port Harcourt convention of the PDP today, Chief Doyin Okukpe  did a post on his Facebook page suggesting ways through which the lingering leadership crisis  rocking  the Peoples Democratic Party can be resolved. The former Minister of Aviation, Chief Kani Fayode who is also a chieftainof the party responded thus: […]