ECONOMY · OIL AND GAS

NNPC Refineries Make Cummulative Loss Of N123.25BN_Ehiabhi Femi

The country’s refineries under the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation made a cumulative loss of N123.25bn from January to October 2019, latest figures released on Wednesday showed. An analysis of data in the October 2019 oil and gas report of the NNPC showed that all three entities recorded losses during the period under… Continue reading NNPC Refineries Make Cummulative Loss Of N123.25BN_Ehiabhi Femi

WORLD NEWS

Corona Virus: China Advises Against Travel to Wuhan_Jeff Omokhodion

Chinese authorities have urged people to stop travelling in and out of Wuhan, the city at the centre of a new virus outbreak that has killed 17 people.Those living in the city of 8.9 million people have also been told to avoid crowds and minimise public gatherings.The new virus has spread from Wuhan to several… Continue reading Corona Virus: China Advises Against Travel to Wuhan_Jeff Omokhodion

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

US TRAVEL BAN: Trump to Add More Countries_Omokhodion Jeff

President Donald Trump said he plans to add countries to his existing travel ban to bar more foreign nationals from entry into the US. The current ban signed by Mr Trump two years ago closed US borders to citizens from seven countries, most with Muslim majorities.Libya, Iran, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, North Korea and Venezuela are… Continue reading US TRAVEL BAN: Trump to Add More Countries_Omokhodion Jeff

Security

Tinubu’s Full Statement on Amotekun_Ada Ogar

FULL STATEMENT OF JAGABAN ON AMOTEKUN….. "Amotekun. This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents. This is a matter of serious concern entitled to sober thought. However, it has been turned into a political… Continue reading Tinubu’s Full Statement on Amotekun_Ada Ogar

SPORTS

Cavani Moves To Spain_Erik Ogar

Edinson Cavani’s father Luis cavani has weighed in on the possibility of the striker transferring from Paris saint Germain.In an interview with Spanish television programme El Chiringuito, Cavani's father claims his son is being treated unfairly by the French club and that he needs to be more involved in first-team football.Chelsea had indicated interest in… Continue reading Cavani Moves To Spain_Erik Ogar

Transportation

Amaechi Bags minister Of The Decade Award_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi on Monday in Lagos has been awarded the THISDAY Editor’s Choice, Minister of the Decade award . Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was the People's Choice as the Minister of the decade.The THISDAY award was to commemorate its 25th anniversary with various nominations like Company… Continue reading Amaechi Bags minister Of The Decade Award_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

US Senate adopts ground rules for impeachment trial_Ehiabhi Femi

The first substantive day of President Trump’s impeachment trial opened Tuesday with unexpected internal GOP dissension over its structure, as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was forced to revise his proposed rules at the last minute to accommodate a brewing rebellion in his ranks. That abrupt reversal from Senate leadership began a deeply acrimonious… Continue reading US Senate adopts ground rules for impeachment trial_Ehiabhi Femi

Aviation

2020 Seasonal Rainfall Prediction: Expect Flash Floods-NIMET_Ada Nkong

The Federal government has developed a framework for the application of climate services (NFACS). According to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika it is a " downscaled version of the Global Framework on Climate Services(GFCS) to enable Nigeria better manage the risks while maximising opportunities arising from climate variability and change".The Minister who spoke at… Continue reading 2020 Seasonal Rainfall Prediction: Expect Flash Floods-NIMET_Ada Nkong

HEALTH · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

WUHAN VIRUS: 6 People Dead and 300 Infected in China_Omokhodion Jeff

Officials in China are racing to contain the spread of a new virus that has left at least six people dead and sickened almost 300, after it was confirmed the infection can spread between humans. Wuhan, the central Chinese city where the coronavirus was first detected, announced a series of new measures Tuesday, including the… Continue reading WUHAN VIRUS: 6 People Dead and 300 Infected in China_Omokhodion Jeff