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September 23, 2017 11:03 PM Immigration receives 50,000 passport booklets

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has received a consignment of 50,000 passport booklets to address backlog estimated at 33,000 nationwide. Investigation revealed the passports were brought from Malaysia to the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja last week. Findings also indicated the Comptroller-General (CG) of NIS, Mohammed Babandede, has deployed 18

September 23, 2017 3:36 PM FG Will Tackle Electricity Supply Challenges – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, says all that needs to be done to end the challenges hampering regular supply of electricity to Nigerians will be addressed by the Federal Government. Professor Osinbajo gave the assurance on Saturday during the inauguration of a metering company in Onna Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. The Vice President 15

September 21, 2017 6:34 PM Buhari leaves New York for London

President Buhari checked out of his hotel Millennium Tower New York accommodation at about 8.05am for JFK International Airport for his journey the London. Recall that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina had in a statement before the President left Abuja last weekend said that Buhari will go to London from New York after 23

September 20, 2017 12:24 AM FG okays concession of Kano, PH airports

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it had approved the concession of Kano and Port Harcourt airports, as well as transaction advisers for the process. The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, disclosed this while speaking on the certification of Nigerian airports at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja. On September 11, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo 23

September 18, 2017 3:29 PM Lagos Airport Secures NCAA Certification 38 Years After Opening

According to the NCAA, the certification process began in 2006. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) certified Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on Monday, 38 years after it commenced flight operations. The Director-General of the NCAA, Muhtar Usman, presented the certificate to the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority 21

September 18, 2017 3:26 PM Breaking: Buhari arrives New York for UN General Assembly

New York – President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in New York to join other world leaders for the one week 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) high-level events starting on Tuesday. The President was accompanied by Govs. Abdul’aziz Yari, David Umahi and Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) of Zamfara, Ebonyi and Ondo states respectively. He was received 26

September 18, 2017 3:26 PM Buhari Arrives New York For UN General Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York to join other world leaders for the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA). The high-level events for the UNGA is scheduled to start on Tuesday, September 19th. The President who arrived New York at exactly 7:00 pm local time was accompanied by his cabinet members and Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara 28

September 18, 2017 2:26 PM Osun’ll no longer rely on fed allocation in 5yrs time – Commissioner

Osun state government has said that it has put in place policies, programmes and infrastructure that will totally liberate the state from relying on the federal allocation which has, for sometimes, been deciding the progress or otherwise of majority of the states in Nigeria. Foundation for economic prosperity, according to the government, was gradually 35

September 18, 2017 6:25 AM Airports concession is welcome

FEW measures taken by the Buhari administration in the bid to promote rapid economic growth, recovery and development can be compared with the recent announcement by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, that the Federal Government has set up a committee on the possibilities of concessioning two foremost airports – the Murtala Muhammed International 16

September 18, 2017 4:25 AM OSUN 2018: APC, PDP in war of words over Aregbesola’s successor

Osogbo—The Osun State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has cautioned the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state to stop the nasty criticism of the APC led government saying the party should rather start articulating its own agenda for the people of the state. In a statement by its Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy, Mr Kunle 20