OIL AND GAS · WORLD NEWS

Oil Prices Fall As Market Weighs Virus Impact_Ehiabhi Femi

WTI and Brent crude oil prices finished lower for the third straight trading day. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent crude oil prices finished lower for the third straight trading day. The March WTI contract lost $1.15 Thursday to settle at $55.59 per barrel. It peaked at $56.27 and bottomed out at $54.77. March Brent… Continue reading Oil Prices Fall As Market Weighs Virus Impact_Ehiabhi Femi

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE · WORLD NEWS

PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer is Dead_Omokhodion Jeff

Jim Lehrer, the legendary debate moderator and former anchor of the "NewsHour" television program, died Thursday. He was 85. Lehrer's death was announced by his longtime network home, PBS, where he co-founded the "NewsHour" in 1975.PBS said Lehrer died "peacefully in his sleep at home" and did not share further information about the cause of… Continue reading PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer is Dead_Omokhodion Jeff

WORLD NEWS

Netherlands Seeks NIDCOM Collaboration to Strengthen Labour Migration Laws_Ada Nkong

The Netherlands Institute of International Relations is working out a scheme to make migration regular and legal with special interest in Information and Communication Technology, ICT and Agriculture. A statement signed by Media aide to the Chairman NIDCOM, Gabriel Odu says the General Director, Netherlands Institute of International Relations Monika Sie Dhian Ho disclosed this… Continue reading Netherlands Seeks NIDCOM Collaboration to Strengthen Labour Migration Laws_Ada Nkong

Security

Finally FG,SW Govs Agree on Amotekun_Ada Nkong

A tweet on Laolu Akande Senior media aide to the Vice President says at a meeting today, an agreement has been reached with Governors from the South west on Amotekun.A statement by Laolu Akande says the meeting held at the instance of the governors who met with the Vice president Prof Osinbanjo because the President… Continue reading Finally FG,SW Govs Agree on Amotekun_Ada Nkong

HUMAN INTEREST

Ogbu: NUJ Demands Action_Ada Nkong

The Nigerian Union of Journalists, FCT Council, has expressed sadness at the death of Mr. Alex Ogbu, and demands for in-depth investigation into the circumstances leading to the tragic death. The NUJ FCT in a statement on Thursday, said it seems to have become a pattern for journalists covering protest in Abuja to be targeted… Continue reading Ogbu: NUJ Demands Action_Ada Nkong

SPORTS

Manchester United Sticks With Solskjaer

Manchester United Still have faith in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Manchester United's hierarchy are not considering a managerial change, following the club's fourth defeat in 2020.Manchester United have no plans to sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, despite their manager overseeing the club's worst points tally after 24 games in over 30 years.The club's board and players remain… Continue reading Manchester United Sticks With Solskjaer

OPINION

Transparency International Ranks Nigeria Second Most Corrupt Country in West Africa_Ada Nkong

Nigeria has moved up from 146 to 139 on the annual corruption perception index of Transparency international.Nigeria has therefore been rated the second most corrupt country in West Africa and the 35th most corrupt in the world. Transparency International, a global corruption watchdog, released its annual Corruption Perception Index (CPI) yesterday, placing Nigeria on the… Continue reading Transparency International Ranks Nigeria Second Most Corrupt Country in West Africa_Ada Nkong

Transportation

Unscheduled Inspection of Transportation Ministry: Amaechi Frowns at Truancy

In a bid to ascertain the level of commitment by staff of his ministry , Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has paid a surprise visit to staff in their different offices . Amaechi was seen Wednesday at about 3pm going round the offices one after the other interacting closely with few of… Continue reading Unscheduled Inspection of Transportation Ministry: Amaechi Frowns at Truancy

POLITICS

Coronavirus:FAAN Calls For Passenger cooperation_Ada Nkong

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has urged Nigerians to comply with all quarantine procedures at the nations airport in a bid to prevent the entry of some communicable diseases currently ravaging some countries.The GM corporate communications, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu made this known in a statement issued in Lagos.Mrs Yakubu however assured Nigerians that… Continue reading Coronavirus:FAAN Calls For Passenger cooperation_Ada Nkong