-Oru Leonard, Abuja
Minister of State for Aviation Hadi Sirika has said the quest to concession the maintenance of airport infrastructure and the building of new ones across the country is to maintain high standard and efficiency in the running of airport operations in tandem with global standards.
The minister who disclosed Read More
MMM, the popular Ponzi scheme decided to unfreeze accounts of her participants on Friday 13, a day earlier than the presumed date 14. Unity Times takes to the street to sample the opinion and reactions of Nigerians ahead the unfreezing of the accounts.
About 3million Nigerians is said Read More
Two staff members and three pupils of the Nigerian Turkish International College, Isheri, Ogun State, off the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, have been kidnapped.
The Ogun State Police Command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the story, stating that the staff members, who are Turkish nationals and the schoolchildren were abducted on Friday Read More
The AU’s Peace and Security Council made this declaration after a meeting in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital.
The council also warned of “serious consequences in the event that his action causes any crisis that could lead to political disorder, humanitarian and human rights disaster, including loss of innocent lives Read More
The Syrian army has accused Israel of firing rockets that hit a major military airport in a “flagrant” attack outside Damascus, warning Tel Aviv of severe repercussions.
The explosions were heard in the capital, and a large plume of smoke could be seen rising from the area, while video footage Read More
The Ekiti Government on Friday gave seven days ultimatum to defaulting Federal Government agencies occupying its property to vacate.
The government insisted that the agencies must comply with its directive by either buying the property they are presently occupying or pay the normal rent on the property.
The News Agency of Read More
The vice chancellor of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Prof. Kayode Soremekun, has said that the unruly behaviour of the protesting workers of the institution could be responsible for the heavy deployment of policemen on the campus since Tuesday.
He said the rampaging staff, in the course of the Read More
West African leaders flew out of Banjul late on Friday with The Gambia’s president-elect Adama Barrow, en route to Mali for crisis talks with regional heavyweights in hopes of ending the nation’s political impasse.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari led a three-nation delegation to Banjul earlier in the day, which Read More
-Anietie Udobit,agency reports
Less than 24 hours after US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson appeared to call for a blockade of South China Sea islands, a strongly-worded English editorial in the Global Times accused the former ExxonMobil chief executive of "rabble-rousing".
He "had better bone up on nuclear power strategies if Read More
A Lagos High Court has convicted Walter Wagbatsoma, Adaoha Ugo-Nnadi, and their company Ontario Oil and Gas on an eight count amended charge of fuel subsidy fraud.
The defendants were found guilty on each of the eight counts.
The third defendant, Babafemi Fakuade, was, however, discharged and acquitted.