NiMet Predicts Cloudy Skies for Saturday

NiMet Predicts Cloudy Skies for Saturday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted partly cloudy to cloudy morning conditions over the central states of the country on Saturday morning with chances of localised thunderstorms over Lokoja and Abuja. NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office...
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PDP bans local chapters from holding unapproved meetings

PDP bans local chapters from holding unapproved meetings

The Lagos State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has banned its local government chapters from holding meetings without the approval of the state secretariat. The chairman, Mr Moshood Salvador, announced the ban on Friday in Lagos, while addres...
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APC: Odigie-Oyegun Meets President Buhari over Tinubu’s Letter

APC: Odigie-Oyegun Meets President Buhari over Tinubu’s Letter

The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr John Odigie-Oyegun, on Friday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, barely 24 hours after being accused of sabotaging reconciliation efforts in the party. The party chairman, who met behind closed doo...
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BMW to Recall 11,700 Cars after Installing Wrong Engine Software

BMW to Recall 11,700 Cars after Installing Wrong Engine Software

German car-maker BMW said on Friday it would recall 11,700 cars to fix their engine management software after it discovered that the wrong programming had been installed on its luxury 5- and 7-Series models. “In the course of internal tests,...
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16 UK Varsities Offer Fresh Scholarships to Nigerian Students

16 UK Varsities Offer Fresh Scholarships to Nigerian Students

Sixteen universities in the United Kingdom under the umbrella of the Northern Consortium of United Kingdom Universities (NCUK) have visited Abuja, expressing their willingness to continue facilitating Nigerian students’ quest for qualitative education in the...
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Ambode Meets Owners of Hotels, Restaurants, Night Clubs, Drinking Pubs over Tax Payment

Ambode Meets Owners of Hotels, Restaurants, Night Clubs, Drinking Pubs over Tax Payment

The Lagos State Government on Thursday introduced Electronic Revenue Assurance System (ERA) to enhance collection of consumption tax. The electronic device is in accordance with the Hotel Occupancy and Restaurant Consumption (Fiscalisation) Regulation signed i...
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2018 UTME: Blind Candidates to Write Exam by ‘Dictation’ – JAMB

2018 UTME: Blind Candidates to Write Exam by ‘Dictation’ – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said that the examination mode for blind candidates for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) was likely to be conducted by dictation, as was done in 2017. Dr Fabian Benjamin, Head, Media...
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Stranded Passengers yet to Retrieve Luggage from Damaged Dana Aircraft

Stranded Passengers yet to Retrieve Luggage from Damaged Dana Aircraft

About 24 hours after the 49 passengers of the Dana Air plane that on Tuesday night skidded off the runway, while landing at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa in Rivers State are yet to retrieve their luggage from the damaged aircraft....
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Students with Carry-overs Stage Protest @ BSU – VC

Students with Carry-overs Stage Protest @ BSU – VC

The students protest that forced management to close down the Benue State University ( BSU ), Makurdi was masterminded by students with carry-overs, according to its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Msugh Kembe. “The protest that took place today (Friday) was mastermi...
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Dana Airplane Again! 49 Passengers Escape Death by the Whiskers in Port Hacourt

Dana Airplane Again! 49 Passengers Escape Death by the Whiskers in Port Hacourt

Forty-nine passengers on Tuesday escaped death after a Dana Air plane overshot the runway of the Port Harcourt Airport. Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) confirmed the incident in a statement...
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