President Muhammadu Buhari would depart Abuja today for London to see his doctors and participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education 2021-2025. Media adviser to the President,Femi Adesina made this known on Monday in a statement. TheFact Nigeria gathered that the president is expected to return...
Mallam Mele Kyari is the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). In this Exclusive Interview with TheFact Nigeria Magazine, he shares his thoughts on some of the transparent and profitability strides taken by NNPC under his watch. Excerpts: TheFact Magazine: What have you done differently...
The Indigenous People of Biafra( IPOB) has said elder statesman, Edwin Clark, cannot decide on whether the Niger Delta region would be part of Biafra. IPOB’s spokesperson, Emma Powerful who made this known in a statement said the elder statesman can not speak for the people of the South-South because...
A Nigerian Federal High Court has sentenced 10 Pirates to 12 years imprisonment for hijacking a merchant vessel, FV HAILUFENG II last year. Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, who included a N250,000 fine on each count, in his judgement, submitted that piracy had been an embarrassment...
The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has commissioned a newly constructed office accommodation at the Headquarters, Joint Task Force, North East, Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK), Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri. Gen. Yahaya, while commissioning the completed project, stated that the new facility is to provide befitting offices to...
The Executive Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has lauded troops of Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK) for their sacrifices and commitment in the war against terrorism and insurgency in the North East. Professor Zulum made the commendations during the Eid El Kabir lunch with the troops, recently in...
All is set for the visit of the Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, General Lucky Irabor, to the 34 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Obinze, Owerri, Imo State. The Acting Assistant Director, Army Public Relations of the Brigade, Lieutenant Babatunde Zubairu, who disclosed this to newsmen earlier today, said...
The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya, and Chief of the Air Staff, CAS, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, in a demonstration of jointness at the highest echelon of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, AFN, feted personnel of the Air Component of Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK) to...
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi, as new registrar of the National Examination Council (NECO). A statement by the council's spokesman, Mr Azeez Sani, said that Wushishi’s appointment was announced in a letter signed by Education Minister Adamu Adamu, dated July 16, 2021. TheFact Nigeria...
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in conjunction with the Federal Road Safety Corps and other stakeholders has commenced a special safety campaign to reduce road crashes and assist accident victims during the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. Tagged “Safe Eid-El-Kabir”, the campaign commenced on Sunday and will continue throughout the week. A statement by Manzo...