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IYC to Buhari: Don’t snub N’Delta, IPOB agitations, restructuring

IYC to Buhari: Don’t snub N’Delta, IPOB agitations, restructuring By Emma Amaize WARRI—FACTIONAL president of Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, worldwide, Mr. Eric Omare, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to be deceived by selfish politicians to ignore the Niger Delta, Indigenous Peoples …

Ilashe boat mishap: 12 die, 4 rescued as LASG blames overloading, illegal jetty operation

Ilashe boat mishap: 12 die, 4 rescued as LASG blames overloading, illegal jetty operation By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos—Tragedy struck on Lagos motorways again, yesterday, when a boat with no fewer than 19 passengers on board, in Ilashe area capsized in the middle of …

Caverton secures 5-year logistics contract with Chevron

Caverton secures 5-year logistics contract with Chevron By Nkiruka Nnorom CAVERTON Offshore Support Group Plc has secured a five year logistics support contract from Chevron Nigeria Limited, the operator of NNPC/CNL Joint Venture, for the provision of aviation services. The contract, awarded to …

Kwese Premier Basketball: Pillars, Falcons win Conference Six playoffs

Kwese Premier Basketball: Pillars, Falcons win Conference Six playoffs Nigerian Premier Basketball League defending champions, Kano Pillars and top notch Nigerian club, Falcons of Ilorin at the weekend emerged champions of the Savannah and Atlantic Conference Six of the  Kwese Premier League playoffs …

I’ll defeat Okowa in 2019 — Okotie

I’ll defeat Okowa in 2019 — Okotie By Festus Ahon ASABA—A frontline governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta State, Chief Osiobe Okotie, has vowed to bring Governor Ifeanyi Okowa down in 2019, saying that the Peoples …

LASG shuts Oko-Baba plank market over security threat

LASG shuts Oko-Baba plank market over security threat By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos—The Lagos State Government yesterday, ordered the immediate closure of an illegal plank market in Oko-Baba Extension by Wright Street in Yaba Local Council Development Area, LCDA of the state. The government, …

Jaiz Takaful Insurance to pay claims within 7 days – CEO

Jaiz Takaful Insurance to pay claims within 7 days – CEO By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief THE Jaiz Takaful Insurance Plc has commenced operations in Nigeria with the promise that all policy holders would be paid at the end of every fiscal …

Kogi identifies strange killer disease as gastroenteritis

Kogi identifies strange killer disease as gastroenteritis Lokoja—Kogi State Commissioner for Health, Saka Audu, yesterday, identified the strange disease that has so far killed 62 persons in the state to be gastroenteritis, and called for calm. Gov Yahaya Bello He told the News …

Turkish govt to partner Osun over airport completion

Turkish govt to partner Osun over airport completion By Gbenga Olarinoye Osogbo—The efforts of the Osun State Government towards the completion of Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, MKO, International Airport, Ido-Osun has garnered huge support from the Turkish government. The Turkish government also expressed …