Abia State Environmental Agency to Prosecute Offenders of Environmental Laws+30

The Abia State Environmental Sanitation Agency (ASEPA) has announced plans to prosecute individuals who violate the environmental laws of the state. The move comes as part of the state government's efforts to enhance sanitary conditions and promote a clean and healthy environment in Abia cities. Those found guilty of sanitation offenses will face fines, imprisonment, or both. ASEPA is also set to launch an enlightenment campaign to educate residents about the importance of cooperating with the authorities in maintaining cleanliness.

Read more

Appeals Court Convenes to Rule on Nigerian President's Election Victory+30

An appeals court in Nigeria has gathered to decide the legitimacy of President Bola Tinubu's election victory amid claims that he was not qualified to run for office. The ruling, which could be appealed, will have significant implications for the country's political landscape.

Read more

The Challenges and Opportunities of Vehicle Electrification in Africa+30

As the world moves towards full vehicle electrification, Nigeria faces challenges in transitioning due to factors such as insecurity and lack of government policies. Amit Sharma, General Manager of Stallion Motors, discussed the importance of political will, legislative environment, and charging infrastructure development. He also highlighted the range anxiety and distance challenges specific to Africa. However, Sharma emphasized Nissan's E-POWER as a game-changer in addressing these concerns and providing innovative mobility solutions for Nigerians.

Read more

Nigeria Shifts Focus to Encouraging Investments Amid Economic Challenges+30

Nigeria's Finance Minister, Olawale Edun, has announced a shift in focus towards encouraging investments rather than relying on borrowing to address the country's economic challenges. With sluggish growth, double-digit inflation, and a high debt burden, the government aims to create a stable environment that attracts both local and foreign investors. The reforms initiated by President Bola Tinubu, including the removal of subsidy and exchange rate restrictions, aim to kick-start economic growth. Despite the challenges, the finance minister remains optimistic, highlighting an increase in naira revenues from crude oil proceeds since the devaluation.

Read more

Landlord of Collapsed Building Arrested by FCT Minister+30

The landlord of a collapsed two-storey building in Abuja has been arrested by the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike. The building, which housed several business centers, collapsed on Wednesday evening, resulting in two deaths and multiple injuries. The arrest comes after an inspection of the site by Wike and officers of Development Control. Wike emphasized the importance of following building regulations and ensuring the safety of residents.

Read more

Abia State Governor Describes Former PDP Chairman as a Political Icon+30

Abia State governor, Dr Alex Otti, pays tribute to former PDP Chairman, Prince Vincent Eze Ogbulafor, describing him as a political icon and one of Abia's biggest gifts to Nigeria's politics. The governor acknowledged Ogbulafor's significant contributions and the impact he made on the development of Abia State, noting his equanimity, transparency, and result-oriented leadership.

Read more

Nigerians Urged to Exercise Patience with Bola Tinubu-led Administration+30

The Olugbon of Orile-Igbon, Oba Francis Olusola Alao, has called on Nigerians to exercise patience with the Bola Tinubu-led administration. He believes that the prevailing hardship is a necessary phase that will eventually lead to prosperity for all citizens. The monarch expresses confidence in the President's ability to steer the country towards progress and urges Nigerians to embrace the positive direction set by the administration.

Read more

Striving for a Better Future: NYSC DG Advises Corps Members to Embrace Challenges+30

Brig. Gen. Yusha'u Dogara Ahmed, the Director General of National Youth Service Corp, has advised the 2023 Batch B Stream I Corps members against seeking redeployment after the orientation exercise. He urged them to embrace challenges and strive for a better future wherever they may find themselves. This article explores the DG's advice and emphasizes the importance of self-reliance and determination in achieving career goals.

Read more

Nigeria's Representation and Achievements in International Sports for Individuals with Hearing Impairments+30

Nigeria has been making significant strides in the representation and achievements of its athletes with hearing impairments in international sports. This article explores the inspiring stories of these athletes and highlights their remarkable achievements on the global stage.

Read more