Sunday, May 19, 2019
Trump renews threat to close Mexican border, send more troops

Report: 29,723 Nigerian immigrants in the US ‘overstayed’ in 2018

By Olawale Shodeinde Reports indicate that an estimated 29,723 Nigerian immigrants living in the United States overstayed their U.S. non-immigrant tourism/business (B1/B2) visas between October...
CBN investment in agriculture reducing unemployment, poverty — Official

Senate Committee gives Emefiele, CBN kudos at screening

By Zacheaus Somorin The Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions has lauded the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and its Governor, Godwin...

UN: 700,000 displaced in Libyan conflict

The United Nations on Wednesday said nearly 70,000 people had been displaced as a result of clashes in and around Tripoli, the Libyan capital....
Operation Show Your Driver’s Licence begins in Lagos Monday — FRSC

Operation Show Your Driver’s Licence begins in Lagos Monday — FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Lagos Sector Command, says defaulting motorists run the risk of being fined N10, 000 as it begins a...
33 ships carrying various products expected at Lagos ports- NPA

33 ships carrying various products expected at Lagos ports – NPA

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 33 ships laden with petroleum products, food and other goods are expected to berth at Apapa and Tin...
UN agreement will ensure safe transportation of dangerous goods – FRSC

UN agreement will ensure safe transportation of dangerous goods – FRSC

The United Nations Agreement Concerning International Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) will ensure safe transportation of commodities in the country, an official...
Minimum wage: FG inaugurates committee to adjust workers’ salaries

Minimum wage: FG inaugurates committee to adjust workers’ salaries

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has inaugurated a committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from...
NLC Threat: Police assure Ngige’s family of safety

NLC Threat: Police assure Ngige’s family of safety

The Police in Anambra on Tuesday promised to protect lives and property of relations of Minister for Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, in...
Killing of officer, 2 soldiers “wake-up call” for new strategy against terrorism – Buratai

Killing of officer, 2 soldiers “wake-up call” for new strategy against terrorism – Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said the death of three military personnel on Monday in Borno was “wake-up call’’ for the army...

Nigeria’s top business leaders join UN to visit Borno

Some of Nigeria’s most influential and powerful business leaders travelled to Maiduguri on Tuesday in a first-ever collective visit to camps for internally displaced...