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Saturday , 16 February 2019

Editorial

Avengers threaten secession as militants bomb NNPC

The attacks on oil and gas facilities in the Niger Delta continued Thursday evening with the bombing of a pipeline belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.  Sources told one of our correspondents that the incident happened at 7:40pm around the Shalomi Creek in Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State. ...

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N/Delta Govs Ask EFCC To Drop Cases In The Region To Stop Pipeline Attack

Governors of the South-South region who met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the State House today called for a majority of the corruption cases in the region to be dropped by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)…. The meeting was attended by Governors of Edo, Ondo, Delta, Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Bayelsa, Abia, as well as the Deputy Governor ...

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Restoration Work Starts On Jesus’ Tomb

A team of experts has begun restoring the ancient tomb in Jerusalem where Christians believe Jesus was buried, in the first such works for 200 years. The renovation in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre aims to reinforce and conserve the structure.   Rivalry between the three denominations that run the church has delayed work. But clerics from the Greek ...

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N/Delta Govs To Osibajo :Ask EFCC To Drop Corruption Charges Across The Region To Stop Pipeline Attacks

Governors of the South-South region who met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the State House today called for a majority of the corruption cases in the region to be dropped by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)….  The meeting was attended by Governors of Edo, Ondo, Delta, Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Bayelsa, Abia, as well as the Deputy Governor ...

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Jonathan Reveals ..’Buhari’s Govt Is Investigating Me’

In an interview with Bloomberg TV this morning, former President Goodluck Jonathan, said he is aware he is being investigated for corruption in Nigeria. Asked if he was aware that he is being investigated, Jonathan said “Of course, obviously we would be investigated and I am being investigated. Yes, investigations are going on” he said He says he wouldn’t want ...

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FG recovers 183 buildings, 5 vessels, others from looters

The Federal Government said on Saturday that it recovered 182 completed buildings, an uncompleted one and five maritime vessels from treasury looters. This is contained in government interim report on financial and asset recoveries from May 29, 2015 to May 25, which was made available to newsmen by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. Specifically, the report ...

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You’re Not The National Leader of APC – Buhari Bluntly Tells Tinubu

President Muhammadu Buhari has pointedly told a former Governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu that he is not the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the latter is widely upheld. The President made this clarification last Monday while hosting APC chieftains and members of the National Assembly to a dinner where the Senate President, Bukola Saraki ...

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FG opens special account for recovered loot

Kemi Adeosun, Nigeria's Finance Minister

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, has said an account had been set up for the funds. “An account has been set up for it and at an appropriate time, what is going to be done with the money will be made public. The amount that is available in that account will be announced and what ...

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Fed Govt loses N1.3b daily to Avengers’ attacks on oil facilities

Sustained attacks on pipelines by Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have led to the daily loss of 140,000 barrels of crude from oil fields operated in Bayelsa State by Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) and Aiteo Oil, it was learnt yesterday. Using $48 per barrel price benchmark, the two oil firms are losing an estimated $6.72m (about N1.3 billion). Eni, an ...

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Presidency Admits Buhari’s Ear Infection, Off to Hospital In UK

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday begin a 10-day vacation to attend to an ear infection that has forced him to shelve some local and foreign trips lately.According to a statement on Sunday evening by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President is currently battling with what he called “a persistent ear infection.”  The presidential ...

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