Friday , December 6 2019

Blackout Looms as Power Supply Drops by 1000mw

Power Plant By Ejiofor Alike Efforts by the Federal Government to improve power supply have received a major blow as generation has dropped by 1,000 megawatts owing to “sabotage leak” at Shell-operated Utorogun Gas Plant, a major gas source for the power generating stations. The development has thrown Lagos State …

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Delta education sector plans 10-year str…

The Delta Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education is collaborating with its Higher Education counterpart to develop a 10-year Strategic Education Sector Plan to improve educational standards in the state. Maureen Obi-Adakpo, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education, made the announcement on Thursday in Asaba, saying the …

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Nigeria : London 2012 Olympics – NFF Assures Eguavoen of Support

Leadership (Abuja) Jonathan Isaiah 25 August 2011 The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has assured national U-23 coach, Austin Eguavoen and his technical crew that the federation will do all it can to ensure that the Olympic Eagles qualify for next year’s Olympics in London. The federation assured the team of …

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Emmy Collins London & The Silverbird Group Announce Emmy Collins Style Weekend

London based fashion designer Emmy Collins and West Africa’s foremost entertainment giant The Silverbird Grouphave announced their collaboration in the upcoming Emmy Collins Style Weekend. Negotiations on the trade show event had been in the works for some time and the duo have agreed on an official launch of the …

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Bayelsa, Delta communities commend SPDC over projects

 By Harris-Okon Emmanuel Correspondent, Warri   Delta State Commissioner for Information,  Mr. Chike Ogeah (middle), Commissioner for Basic and Secondary, Prof Patrick Muoboghare (left); and Commissioner for Special Infrastructure, Mr. Orezi  Esievo, at a meeting in Asaba…recently.   Photo: Goddy Umukoro People of Peretorugbene in Ekeremor and Ojobo in Burutu councils …

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Atiku is irrelevant –Jonathan’s campaign organisation

  By Felix lgbekoyi  Correspondent, Asaba  JonathanSambo Presidential Campaign Organisation has dismissed the relevance of Atiku Abubakar in the forthcoming Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries slated for January.  It said Adamu Ciroma and his cohorts has committed a treasonable felony just as it said Atiku is not a factor to be …

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Amaechi Blasts FG, Oil Coys Over Gas Flaring

ASABA – Rivers governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has accused federal government for failing to monitor operators, who connived with multinational oil companies to breach the regulations on gas flaring. The governor, who addressed the 2nd States’ Climate Change Dialogue (SCCD) in Asaba on Tuesday, said that as with gas flaring, …

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Garba is new Nigeria Under-17 coach

Posted: 2011-08-24 20:21 Manu Garba has been named the new national Under-17 coach by the Nigeria Football Federation. Garba will be assisted by former international Emmanuel Amuneke and Under-17 World Cup-winning captain Nduka Ugbade. Former Under-17 goalkeeper Emeka Amadi was named the goalkeeper trainer. Garba was assistant coach under the …

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Nigeria : Maigari Rues Cancelled Nigeria, Ghana Friendly

22 August 2011 Alhaji Maigari, NFF President By Olawale Ajimotokan President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Alhaji Aminu Maigari, has admitted a major failure in the Super Eagles preparation for the botched international friendly game against Ghana earlier billed for August 9 in London. Maigari blamed it on the …

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How far can Okonjo-Iweala go with managing Nigeria domestic debt?

NEWS ANALYSIS: By Omoh Gabriel, Business Editor THE Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, yesterday, as expected unveiled the priority sectors with which to drive the economy. In her maiden press briefing, in Abuja, she identified job creation, building critical infrastructure especially electric power …

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