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IFAD to Boost Ebonyi Economy with N5bn

By SUNDAY AGBO, ABAKALIKI ‎ The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) says it is targeting to inject N5billion into the economy of Ebonyi state in 2017. The State Programme Coordinator (SPC), Mr. Sunday Ituma, said this at Ezillo, Ishiellu Local Government Area of the state during the

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International maritime politics: Africa Wants Greater Representation on IMO Council

By ORU LEONARD … Seeks MoU on Capacity Building The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administration (AAMA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has called for increased representation of the continent on the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council and its Secretariat. Dakuku who made the appeal when he led a delegation of some members of

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Enelamah Emerges WTO Vice Chairperson, Represents Africa

By ORU LEONARD In recognition of Nigeria’s leadership role at the World Trade Organisation (WTO)  and her contributions on trade policies, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected the Vice-Chairperson representing Africa, for the 11th WTO Ministerial Conference. Nigeria’s election was decided at the meeting of

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BREAKING: President Buhari says he is ‘making good progress’, will soon return to duties

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   President Muhammadu Buhari has written to thank the President of Guinea, Alpha Conde, for the nationwide prayers held last week by Guineans for his recovery and good health. This was disclosed by Buhari's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina on Tuesday. In a letter dated July 24, 2017, President

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