The telecommunication sector contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has risen from 8.5 percent in 2015 to 14.3 percent as at September 2020, amounting to N2.272 trillion. The Executive Vice Chairman of Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) Umar Garba Dambatta disclosed this when members of the House of Representatives Committee […]

Mola Idowu, Port Harcourt The employment of 5,000 youths into the State Civil Service has been approved by the Rivers State Executive Council. The approval was given during its meeting, which was presided over by Governor Nyesom Wike and held at Government House, Port Harcourt on Wednesday. Briefing newsmen after […]

President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians to use the opportunity of this year’s Eid-el-Maulud to reflect on the virtue of the Holy Prophet by demonstrating love, patience and understanding for fellow citizens. Buhari gave the charge in a Maulud message on Wednesday, through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, […]

Ogun Governor Dapo Abiodun has ordered full reopening of religious centres, businesses, hotels and other entertainment centres in the state. Abiodun closed religious centres, businesses and schools in March to checkmate coronavirus surge. In August, he announced reopening of only worship centres and schools subject to guidelines of the safety […]

A former chairman of the defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, standing trial on money laundering and 12 counts of N2bn fraud have been unable to locate by security agencies. Maina, who has reportedly gone underground, was also said to have cut off contact with all his associates and […]