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Coalition lauds NCC’s commitment to telecoms’ sector increase in contributions to nation’s GDP

The Coalition on Transparency and Rule of Law (CTRL) has commended the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for its commitment to the nation’s telecoms sector which has led to an increase in its contribution to Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The coalition also praised the leadership of Dr. Aminu Maida, the Executive Vice Chairman and...

Coalition Condemns Sustained Police Siege on Rivers LG Secretariats

The Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) has expressed dismay at the continued siege laid by the Police on the 23 Local Government Council secretariats in Rivers State, despite the court declaration nullifying the tenure elongation of the outgone council chairmen. In a statement signed by its Chairman Dr. Julius Bernard, the Coaltion of 1,000...

NASA, NASRDA RENEWS GEOHAZARD SPACE GEODESY COOPERATION AT CGG TORO

The National Aeronautic Space Administration (NASA) of the United States and the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) have agreed to renew their existing Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in 2008 on Space Geodesy for Geohazard Research at the Centre for Geodesy and Geodynamics (CGG) Toro, Bauchi State

Diaspora Group Praises Tinubu’s Commitment To Fight Corruption

Nigeria Professionals in Diaspora (NPID) has commended President Bola Tinubu's achievements in the fight against corruption while advising against the creation of a new Ministry of Livestock to reduce the cost of governance. NPID, which is made up of renowned Nigerian professionals living and working abroad, made this known in a press conference addressed...

Food Security: Coalition of CSOs Commend Agric Minister Over Policies

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria, COCSON, Friday, hailed the Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Senator Abubakar Kyari, over policies driven to boost food security and crash high food prices. The commendation was made during a press conference held in Abuja, where the spokesman, COCSON, Adebayo Oluwaseun, on behalf of the...

EFCC’s Biased Outbursts Against Bello Has Raised Fear of Compromised Investigation, MPPR Cries Out, Demands Fairness

….Says chairman should tell Nigerians why he wants Bello to follow the back door to see him? Leadership of the Movement for the Protection of People's Rights MPPR on Friday, disclosed that slouchy statements from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Boss, Mr. Ola Olukoyede on the person of Yahaya Bello has continued to...

Alleged Corruption: Fire, Probe Great Green Wall DG, Maina Bukar Now – CSO Urges Tinubu

A group under the aegis of Network Advocacy for Positive Impact Initiative has called on President Bola Tinubu to sack the Director-General of the National Agency for the Great Green Wall, NAGGW, Dr. Yusuf Maina Bukar over alleged corruption and other allegations. The group made this call during a press...

Culture-tourism integration injects vitality into China’s Quanzhou city, vital hub of Maritime Silk Road

By Fu Wen, Chen Shihan, People's Daily Located in southeast China's Fujian province, Quanzhou is one of the most important Chinese ports along the historic Maritime Silk Road. "Quanzhou: Emporium of the World in Song-Yuan China" was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List on July 25, 2021, bringing the total number of China's...

China’s maritime foreign trade contributes to over one-third of global maritime transport

By Wang Wenzheng, People's Daily Maritime transport is the lifeline of global trade, as it handles over 80 percent of the international movement of goods. According to the Analysis Report on Chinese Port Operations 2024 (hereafter referred to as "the Report") released by the Transport Planning and Research Institute, China's Ministry...

Foreign travelers enjoy greater convenience in China

By Zhang Tianpei, People's Daily China has launched a series of policies to facilitate foreign travelers, becoming a huge magnet for tourists around the world. Currently, foreign nationals from 54 countries are eligible for the 72/144-hour transit visa-free policies that are effective at 38 ports in 18 provincial-level regions across China....

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