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June 21, 2018 8:01 AM Nigeria, Ecuador to sign visa free agreementThe Sun News

Ambassador of the Republic of Ecuador to Nigeria, Deopoldo Rovayo, has said that the South American nation and Nigeria would sign a visa free agreement in no distant time. The agreement, the Ecuadorian envoy said, was to strengthen the existing diplomatic ties between the two countries. Speaking after Amb. Rovayo held talks with the Permanent Secretary 14

June 20, 2018 11:32 AM ASSBIFI boss seeks patronage for motor insurance

The Association of Senior Staff of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI) has pleaded with motorists to take up insurance policies for their vehicles to generate income for insurance companies. The President of ASSBIFI, Mrs. Oyinkan Olasanoye, made the appeal in an interview, in Lagos, on Wednesday. She lamented that a lack of interest 17

June 19, 2018 8:03 PM Adeosun reviews Nigeria’s 2017 capital spending

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun has given a review of the federal government capital spending in the just concluded 2017 fiscal year. In a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, Adeosun disclosed that a total of N1,580,270,755,084.44 (One trillion, five hundred and eighty billion, two hundred and seventy million, seventeen hundred and fifty-five 18

June 7, 2018 3:50 AM Edo: Osinbajo to visit, kick-start Tech Hub, housing estate, othersThe Sun News

Contractors handling the construction of the Benin Technology Hub and the preliminary work at the site of the 1,800 housing-unit, Emotan Estate, are working round the clock to deliver the projects on schedule, preparatory to the visit of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo to Edo State. The vice president’s June 14 visit will see him commission the first Benin 19

June 4, 2018 1:51 PM PIB: How we’re reforming Nigeria’s oil sector to curb corruption – Saraki

Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has stated that the nation’s oil and gas sector was being reformed to curb recurrent corruption, saying that the law applicable in the sector enacted over 40 years ago was no longer supportive. Speaking at the commencement of a three-day joint public hearing of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream) 20

June 4, 2018 7:08 AM GreenLight Initiative partners JCI Abuja for road safety sensitizationThe Sun News

YOU AND THE ROAD is an annual event on road safety sensitization. This year’s event enjoyed the collaboration of stakeholders, including government agencies and civil society organizations. This year’s YOU AND THE ROAD was a success with the collaboration of Greenlight Initiative, Junior Chamber International (JCI Abuja Unity), Federal Road Safety Corps 19

May 31, 2018 7:00 PM 2019: Postpone your campaign until after elections – Buhari begs youths

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the Not Too Young To Run movement to “postpone” their “campaigns” until after 2019. He commended them for the effort at pushing that the bill be signed into law. The President also encouraged youths to work hard and not depend on white collar jobs for survival. According to Buhari, “Thus, it may be tempting 21

May 28, 2018 2:21 PM Edo school wins FRSC quiz competitionThe Sun News

University Preparatory Secondary School in Benin-City, Edo State, on Monday, emerged winners of the second edition of the road safety quiz competition organised by the Zone 5 of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). Ten schools drawn from the three states of Edo, Delta and Anambra, under the zone participated in the elimination stage of the competition 23

May 28, 2018 12:03 PM Coca-Cola launches first alcoholic drinkThe Sun News

Coca-Cola has launched its first alcoholic drink, a lemon flavoured alcopop, in Japan in a bid to tap new markets and consumers. In a global first for the US drinks giant, three fizzy lemon drinks went on sale on Monday. The product aims at a growing market of young drinkers – especially women. Described by Coca-Cola as “unique” in the company’s 125-year 22

May 24, 2018 4:00 PM JOHESU strike: You would be held accountable for any life lost – A’Ibom govt tells striking health workers

Akwa Ibom government has warned striking workers under the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) that they will give account of every life lost during the period of the strike. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Dominic Ukpong, made the position of the government known while talking to newsmen in Uyo on Thursday. Ukpong said health workers in the state have no genuine 27