A university lecturer, Prof. Saint Gbilekaa, has called for dialogue between filmmakers, regulators and other stakeholders, to promote best practices in Nigeria’s motion picture industry. Gbilekaa of the Department of Theatre Arts, University of Abuja made the call in an interview with our Newsmen in Kano earlier today (Friday). He […]
Eight ships conveying petrol and other commodities have berthed at Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said Friday. The Agency said in its daily publication, Shipping Position, that the vessels were already discharging their consignments at the ports. According to it, one of the […]
Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the newly appointed Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) officially assumed duty on Friday as the 18th director general, with a five-point agenda to improve the scheme. Ibrahim, while receiving the mantle of leadership from the former NYSC boss, Maj.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, at the NYSC Headquarters, […]
Dr Patricia Auta, a Financial analyst has described the 2019 budget as inadequate to meet the needs of the Nigerian population, which is put at more than 200 million. Auta said this in an interview with our correspondents earlier today (Friday) in Abuja. She advised the government to work on increasing […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has been given an award by the Progressive Governors Forum. Governor Ibikunle Amosun, along with other All Progressives governors presented the award to Buhari in Abuja today.
Ogun State Governor-Elect, His Excellency (Prince) Dapo Abiodun, has announced the appointment of members of the Committee that will oversee various aspects of his inauguration on 29th May, 2019. In a statement released today in Abeokuta, Dapo Abiodun’s spokesperson, Remmy Hazzan noted the Committee includes the Deputy Governor-Elect, Engr (Mrs) […]
China’s medical authority said on Wednesday that 158 Internet hospitals had been built, to address congestion in large urban hospitals amid digital tide. Mao Qun’an, a director of the National Health Commission, said at the second Digital China Summit that 19 provinces, or over half of China’s provincial-level regions, had […]
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said that it has approved MTN Nigeria’s application to list on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) by way of introduction. Mrs Efe Ebelo, SEC Head, Corporate Communications, confirmed this to our reporters in Lagos. She said that the company (MTN Nigeria) has successfully completed […]