Monthly Archives: March 2016

Poverty, poor moral values responsible for corruption – Prof Bolanle Awe

Prof. Bolanle Awe, a retired Professor of Oral History at the University of Ibadan, on Thursday listed poverty, poor moral values as some of the causes of corruption in Nigeria. Awe said in an interview with the News Agency of … Continue reading

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Gunmen kill LG official in Rivers state

A member of the Caretaker Committee of Asari Toru Local Government Area, Godknows Babadiba, has reportedly been killed by unknown gunmen in Rivers State. The Chairman of the committee, Soboma Jakrich, who confirmed the incident said that the body of … Continue reading

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IPMAN to partner NNPC in ending fuel scarcity

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has promised to work with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and other agencies of government to help address the prevailing fuel scarcity being experienced by Nigerians. Speaking in Abuja, the National … Continue reading

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Police acquire 4,000 affordable houses

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, has announced the acquisition of over 4,000 units of affordable houses for officers and men of the force as part of efforts to boost the morale of Policemen across the country. Speaking … Continue reading

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Kidnapped clergies freed in Kaduna, one dead

President of the United Church of Christ in Nigeria, Rev. Emmanuel Dziggau and two other clergy men who were abducted along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway by gunmen have regained their freedom after ten days in captivity.  Spokesman for the Kaduna State Police … Continue reading

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NNPC releases March 2016 report 

Nigeria’s state oil corporation, the NNPC has released its March 2016 report. The report shows annual operating deficit down 32% to three billion naira in January 2016, and expenditure also slimmer at 134.4 billion naira in January from 196.2 billion … Continue reading

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Kwara screens 2,000 intending pilgrims

The Kwara Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board on Thursday said that it screened over 2,000 intending pilgrims for the 2016 Hajj exercise. The Executive Secretary of the board, Hajia Fatima Abolore- Jimoh, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency … Continue reading

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