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Ministry dismisses video showing harassment of Nigeria’s foreign affairs minister in Vienna – The Eagle Online

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed a video that has gone viral on social media showing the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama being chased out of a meeting in Vienna, Austria.The dismissal of the video is contained in a statement on Friday by Ferdinand Nwonye, spokesperson for the ministry.The ministry explained that the incident […]

NEXT CROP OF CORP MEMBERS IN EDO STATE TO ENJOY FACILITIES AT PERMANENT ORIENTATION CAMP. HON DAMIAN LAWANI. BATCH B STEAM ll ORIENTATION COURSE BEGINS

NEXT CROP OF CORP MEMBERS IN EDO STATE TO ENJOY FACILITIES AT PERMANENT ORIENTATION CAMP. HON DAMIAN LAWANI. BATCH B STEAM ll ORIENTATION COURSE BEGINS The next sect of corp members that will be posted to Edo state for their Orientation Course will enjoy the new facilities at the Permanent Orientation Camp at Okada Commissioner […]

FG reacts to Ifeanyi Chiejine’s death

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare has expressed shock and sadness over the sudden death of veteran national female football player, Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine. The minister said this in a statement by the Director of Press in the ministry, Mrs Blessing Lere-Adams, in Abuja on Friday. Dare described the ex-international as a […]

‘FG invested N1.3tr in education projects in four years’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai (left); President Muhammadu Buhari; Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele; and the Deputy Governor (Corporate Services), CBN, Edward Lametek Adamu at the inauguration of the CBN centre of excellence, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, yesterday. Buhari unveils N7b CBN centre of excellence at ABU PresidentT Muhammadu Buhari […]

Akwa Ibom govt. to close down 1,140 illegal schools

The Akwa Ibom State Government says it will close down over 1,140 illegal nursery, primary and secondary schools operating in the state. The Commissioner for Education, Nse Essien, disclosed this in Uyo, the state capital while speaking with journalists on Thursday. Mr Essien, a professor, said the move by the government was to stem the […]

Edo Speaker withdraws suit against National Assembly

Speaker, Edo House of Assembly, Francis Okiye, on Thursday, withdrew the suit he instituted, seeking to stop the National Assembly from taking over the state assembly functions. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the assembly and Mr Okiye, on July 23, asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to restrain the Senate and the House […]

Ekiti government reiterates commitment to adult literacy

Mr Foluso Daramola, the Ekiti Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, on Thursday gave an assurance that government would promote adult literacy. The commissioner gave the assurance while monitoring an adult education class held at Wesley United Primary School, Iworo Quarters, Omuo-Ekiti, Ekiti East Local Government Area. He said plans were underway to give the […]

Edo Community lauds Obaseki – Nigerian Observer

BENIN CITY – The Edo Community of Nigeria in Germany (aka National body) has expressed appreciation to Edo State Governor, Mr Goodwin Obaseki for his relentless efforts to transform the State to an industrial hub of Nigeria. The Community in a release by its President, Hon Ejodamen Christian also lauded Governor Obaseki’s agriculture and infrastructural […]

FG invests N1.3t on Education – Buhari   – The Eagle Online

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration has so far invested about N1.3 trillion towards the development of the education sector in the past four years excluding funds spent on overhead and personnel costs.Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, said the President disclosed this at […]

NGF: 36 states to get $4 billion from AFDB

The African Development Bank, AfDB, has concluded arrangements to establish Special Agro-Promising Zones (SAPZs) in all the 36 of the country, Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, reveals. Addressing journalists at the end of the meeting of the governors in Abuja yesterday night, Chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, and governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode […]

Special agric zones to attract $4bn investments

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has said that the establishment of Special Agro-processing Zones (SAPZs) in Nigeria has the potential of attracting between one to four billion dollars investments into the country. The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi, disclosed this while briefing reporters after the forum’s 4th meeting on Wednesday […]

Edo Governor mourns death of Chief Oyuki Obaseki

…says he was a great sports administrator Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has mourned the death of Chief Osayuki Jackson Obaseki, which was announced on Sunday, in Benin City, the Edo State capital. In a statement, Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Crusoe Osagie, quoted the governor as saying, “Chief […]

NGF: Special agric zones to attract $4 billion investments

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has said that the establishment of Special Agro-processing Zones (SAPZs) in Nigeria has the potential of attracting between one to four billion dollars investments into the country. The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, disclosed this while briefing newsmen after the forum’s 4th meeting on […]

Governors meet over NFIU’s directive on local council funds

The 36 state governors under the umbrella of Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) are meeting in Abuja to discuss update on recent directive of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) on local government funds. The governors according to the agenda of the Wednesday’s meeting are also expected to discuss and review update on Primary Heath Care […]

5 Amazing Benefits Of Thyme To The BodyGuardian Life — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Thyme is one spice that has an abundance of amazing nutrients which is useful to the every part of the human body. The nutrients in thyme have disease-preventing and health-promoting properties. This aromatic herb is loaded with phytonutrients, minerals and vitamins which are vital for good health. Some of these benefits include: Maintains Healthy Skin […]

My task as Niger Delta minister – Akpabio

The newly appointed Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has pledged his commitment to ensuring effective development in the Niger Delta region, especially in the area of infrastructure. Mr Akpabio made the pledge at the reception ceremony to usher him into the ministry on Wednesday in Abuja. “I love leaving marks wherever I […]

NSCDC parades suspects for various offences

August 21, 2019 All News, All other News, Headlines, National News, Society & People, Top Stories, Video Reports 9 Views Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ondo State Command has paraded some Suspects for various offences. Public Relations officer of the command, Olufemi Omole […]

President Buhari reappoints all media aides except one – The Eagle Online

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Femi Adesina as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity and Malam Garba Shehu as Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity.The President also re-appointed Laolu Akande as Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President.Buhari equally retained Tolu Ogunlesi, Bashir Ahmad, Lauretta Onochie and […]

EFCC arrests cyber criminal, two others in Benin

A suspect of cyber fraud, Oseghale Collins, was on Tuesday arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office at his hideout in Benin City, Edo State. Collins, who specialises in Business Email Compromise, BEC, was arrested alongside two brothers, Stephen and Fred Emefiele, who are also alleged to be […]

Ministerial List: Buhari don give ministers positions

Ministerial List: Buhari don give ministers positions Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari don announce di portfolio of di 43 new ministers wey im swear in on Wednesday for Abuja. Former govnor of Akwa Ibom state Godswill Akpabio na Niger Delta minister, Timipre Sylva of Bayelsa na di minster of state for petroleum while Chris Ngige retain […]