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March 19, 2018 2:24 AM APM Terminals hosts capacity building workshop for journalists

Terminals Apapa, at the weekend, hosted a capacity building workshop for public relations managers and journalists covering the Nigerian maritime sector. The workshop was facilitated by prominent ethics, media and communications scholar, Dr. Ngozi Okpara of the School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos and leading maritime scholar 14

March 15, 2018 12:49 AM NANTA holds AGM in Port Harcourt

National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) will hold an elective annual general meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to constitute a new executive from March 22 to 24, 2018. Mr. Bankole Bernard, national president of the association, who confirmed this in Lagos at a press briefing, said, barring last-minute hitches, the meeting would 16

March 9, 2018 11:27 AM EEDC to distribute over 200, 000 prepaid metres

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) says it has taken delivery of over 200,000 units of prepaid metres for distribution to its customers. Mr Chukwuemeka Ezeh, Head, Communication Department of the company, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka on Friday. Ezeh said the company had enough metres to instal 20

March 8, 2018 1:28 PM Senate summons British company, BP Oil over $3.3 billion questionable oil deal

Senate Committee on Local Content has summoned a British firm, BP Oil International Limited over a $3.3 billion pre-financing crude oil deal that may have breached the Nigerian Oil and Gas Content Development Act 2010. Chairman of the Committee, Senator Solomon Adeola, said, the summon was necessary in view of complaints against the oil giant by a Nigerian 21

March 7, 2018 2:45 PM Coca-Cola to launch an alcoholic ‘Chu-Hi’ drink

The alcoholic drink will mark a stark break from the Coca-Cola company’s 130-year tradition of releasing soft drinks. ‘We haven’t experimented in the low alcohol category before, but it’s an example of how we continue to explore opportunities outside our core areas,’ he added. The move comes amid a difficult time for the soda industry. In 2016, soda consumption 36

March 1, 2018 1:15 PM Falana supports Obasanjo’s third force coalition, gives reasons

Femi Falana, Human right activist and constitutional lawyer, has thrown his weight behind the third force movement of former President Olusegun Obasanjo known as Coalition for Nigeria (CN). The constitutional lawyer said the third force by Obasanjo should be a party of the working class that would protect the interest of Nigerians. Speaking at the 40th anniversary 28

February 25, 2018 2:41 AM Tired of poverty? Try grasscutter farming

you know that demand for grasscutter meat has increased by 320% from 2001, and is expected to steadily increase in the years to come? Did you also know that the price of grasscutter meat in Nigeria, the United States (and Canada, the U.K., and France) is high because there’s a serious lack of supply? It’s a fact: demand for grasscuttert meat is increasing 23

February 24, 2018 6:40 PM Popular Nigerian musician slumps, dies while performing on stage [PHOTO]

Iwozor, who is the leader of the 7star International Band, collapsed and died while performing on stage Friday in his hometown, Anambra State. Until his demise, the prominent Igbo singer was also a member of the Iheoma Adighi Agwu Agwu musical group. He was well known in the east for his numerous hit songs like ‘Destiny can be delayed, but can’t be denied’ 20

February 22, 2018 2:01 AM Nigeria ready to host FIFA events – Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has assured world football –governing body, FIFA that the country is ready, able and willing to host any major football program, on or off the field. The NFF supremo made this known on Tuesday, at the press conference that followed immediately on the heels of the FIFA Executive Football 24

February 21, 2018 3:44 PM Minister urges Nigerians to embrace innovation

Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has urged Nigerians to embrace innovation in order to boost and move the economy to the next level. Enelamah said this, in Nsukka, Enugu State, on Wednesday, during the first international science parks and innovation workshop organised by UNN in collaboration with Ideon Science 24