Catholic News Agency(CNA) on Twitter report that Pope Francis had told heads of state and business leaders Friday that human dignity and “ecological conversion” ought to shape the future of Europe’s economy. Pope in his remarks said “The human person must take its rightful place at the heart of our...
The ongoing investigation by the National Assembly may stall implementation of the loan agreement between Nigeria and China on the Port Harcourt to Maiduguri rail project. The minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, raised the concerns against the backdrop of the wave of probe of some ministries and agencies by the...
The Nigerian government has said that the country has the capacity to pay back all loans obtained from China, which it noted, will be due in twenty years. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who made the declaration in Abuja, clarified that the ministry does not obtain loan, adding that what...
Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has declared the coming Friday, October 23,2020, as a day of special prayers for the Nation. This was contained in what the Council tittled as special press statement released on Wednesday on the official Twitter handle. The statement Signed by the chairman, NSCIA Media...
Mr. Charles Adeyinka, a lawyer and a political consultant who faulted the ruling of the supreme Court ruling on the quashing of the conviction of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, former Governor of Abia state, said the apex court cited cases that predated the ACJA 2015, without doing a thorough...
The ever-busy Abuja - Kaduna rail operations that were suspended in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, will resume on Wednesday, July 29. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, announced this, Saturday, during the inspection and test run of the 10 newly acquired coaches and two locomotives deployed on the Abuja-...
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that efforts made by the Ministry in response to Covid-19 pandemic have started yielding positive results. Speaking when he received a donation of Personal Protective Equipment from the China Great Wall Industry Corporation, Dr. Onu said agencies of the...
About 3.4 million Nigerians could become extremely poor due to the Coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic, says the African Development Bank (AfDB). The pan-African bank disclosed this in its African Economic Outlook 2020 Supplement report released on Tuesday. It also estimated that 49.2m Africans could be pushed into extreme poverty by the pandemic,...
Cardinal Prof. Joseph Dominion JP has won the hearts of many, as religious leaders and Youth showered him with various meritorious awards on peace building in Nigeria and Africa at large. The first award was presented to him by Idu youth council, on Sunday. Followed by the Nigeria Youth Advocacy...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the supply of gas to power plants increased by 19.14 percent on average daily natural gas supply in April 2020. This was part of its milestones contained in the Monthly Financial and Operations Report (MFOR) for April released on Thursday. NNPC the increase translated...