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House of Reps summon Festus Keyamo

The House of Representatives on Tuesday called for a comprehensive audit of personnel to enhance the accountability and competence of the nation’s airports. The lawmakers also asked the Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo, and heads of relevant…

Ten things to know about FAAN’s new e-tags for airport access

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Friday, May 17, began selling 2024 e-tags for entry into Nigeria’s 24 federal airports. FAAN stated that this initiative aligns with a presidential directive approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Here’s…

ICYMI: Oyo set for Olubadan’s coronation, buries Balogun June 1

The Oyo State Government has fixed Saturday, June 1, 2024, for the state burial ceremony of the immediate-past Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Lekan Balogun. The development will be the first in line of activities for the coronation of the Olubadan-designate,…

Ibeju Lekki LCDA Has No Eze Ndigbo- Council Chair

The Chairman, Ibeju Lekki LCDA, Engr. Rasaki Bamidele Kasali has distanced himself from the purported installation of an Eze Ndigbo for the communities in the council. He also stated that investigation revealed that the supposed installed Eze does not reside…

Disregard Allegations Against EFCC Chair – Civil Society Coalition

A Coalition of Civil Societies has called on all Nigerians and the international community to disregard all claims and allegation against the Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Olanipekun Olukoyede. The Coalition of 30 Civil Societies in…

FULL LIST: CBN publishes list of licensed Deposit Money Banks

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released a comprehensive list of licensed Deposit Money Banks operating within the country. The list, which was made public on the CBN’s official website on Tuesday, provides insights into the banking landscape in Nigeria….

Yakubu Gowon Praises Late President Yar’adua’s Leadership and Integrity

Former Military Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, has expressed his belief that Nigeria would have experienced significant progress if late President Umaru Yar’adua had completed his tenure. Gowon highlighted Yar’Adua’s achievements and contributions to Nigeria during his brief time in…

Ogun monarch marks 20th coronation anniversary

The Ebumawe of Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, Oba Abdul-Razaq Adenugba, has commenced activities aimed at celebrating his 20 years on the throne. Oba Adenugba ascended the throne on May 8, 2004. The Chairman of the Ebumawe 20th Coronation Anniversary Planning Committee,…

Namibia emerges first to eliminate mother-to-child HIV transmission in African

Namibia has become the first country in Africa – and the first high-burden country in the world – to reach a significant milestone on the path towards eliminating vertical mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and viral hepatitis B. This was…

FIJ reporter spends third night in police detention

A journalist with the Foundation for Investigative Journalism, Daniel Ojukwu, has reportedly been taken into custody by the Intelligence Response Team of the Inspector General of Police. According to his employers, the FIJ, he is currently being detained at the…