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Cross River journalists elect new Exco

The newly elected executive of the Cross River State Journalists Forum have been urged to be diligent in their watchdog role especially in the state. The charge was given by past executives of the forum after the elections held at the NUJ FCT secretariat Utako which saw the new Exco led by Ignatius Ushie given certificates of return. In...

Eid El Fitr: Kogi Professionals Network Charges Muslims, Others on Politics, Security

In commemoration of the Eid El Fitr marking the end of their 30-day Ramadan fast, the Kogi Professionals Network (KPN) has congratulated all Muslim faithful in Nigeria and Kogi State in particular for staying true to the spirit of the period. Convener and President of the Network, Dr. James Odaudu in a statement...

Clergyman advocates marriage as tool for national unity

The wedding on Saturday between Mark Dassan Godhelp of Takka, Pankshin Local Government Area of Plateau State and Lucy Chinwendu Godwin, of Umokoro, Ngor-Okpala Local Government Area, Imo state provided a platform to reemphasize the for national unity. Rev. Fr. Jude Maigari, the officiating Preist, described the wedding which held at St. Rita Catholic...

FG TARGETS $2.6M, 5000 JOBS FROM BADAGRY SEAPORT

The Federal Government has disclosed that when the Badagry Deep Seaport becomes operational, it is estimated to generate $ 2.6 million and create about 5, 000 jobs, directly and indirectly. This was made known Wednesday when the Minister of Transportation,  Rotimi Amaechi, received in courtesy, the Director, Transportation, Infrastructure Department, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory...

Abuja Airport to introduce park and pay for motorists

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has concluded plans to introduce a more organized park and pay for motorists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The development is to address the problems of touts, who go about harrasing and extorting innocent drivers who bring in passengers at the airport.

Apapa Gridlock: FG to sanction erring port terminal operators

The Federal Ministry of Transportation has threatened to sanction liable terminal operators who obstruct Federal Governments efforts aimed at enhancing the ease of doing business at the nation’s ports. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, stated this today at the flag-off of the Ports Standing Task Team’s “Operation Free the Ports Corridors” of perennial gridlock...

FG directs NRC to handover passengers’ identification to technology firm

The Minister of Transportation, Rt Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has directed the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) to handover tickets and passengers identification to Secure ID, the company incharge of the E-Ticketing platform for Abuja-Kaduna rail service, to reduce crime and avoid security crises on the route. Amaechi disclosed this when the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) presented the Full Business...

2023: Plateau APC Holds Rally For Tinubu As Consensus Candidate

Some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau State have thrown their weight behind former Lagos state Governor, Bola Tinubu, as the party’s consensus presidential candidate. The group expressed their support for Tinubu today at a massive rally in Jos, the state’s capital. Speaking on behalf...

Middle Belt Group raises alarm, says Plateau state under Lalong has collapsed

A group, the Middle Belt Conscience has raised alarm over the recent issues of insecurity in Plateau state. The group said after a detailed review of events, it is compelled to declare that Plateau State has collapsed under the leadership of the state governor, Mr. Simon Lalong, under whom the misery index of citizens...

2023: Amaechi visits Kano, Daura Emirates, says Transport University will take-off September

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Monday, expressed optimism that the Daura Transport University in Katsina State will take-off in September. Amaechi who combined the inspection of the various construction works being supervised by the Transport Ministry in that area and his consultation for his presidential ambition made this known after inspecting the level...

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