Nigerian lawmakers to combat climate change – Group

Rep. Samuel Onuigbo, the Chairman, Climate Parliamentary Nigeria, says Nigerian lawmakers will make concerted efforts to combat and stem the effects of climate change in the country.   Onuigbo gave the assurance at the inaugural meeting of Climate Parliament Nigeria…
Minister canvasses stakeholders’ support for COMEG

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr Olamilekan Adegbite, has called on mining stakeholders to support the Council of Nigerian Mining Engineers and Geosciences (COMEG) to enable it to perform its statutory obligations.   The minister, who made the…
Senate to pass 2021 budget on Dec. 21

The Senate plans to hold a special session on Monday, Dec. 21, to consider and pass the 2021 Appropriation Bill, says the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan.   Lawan said this at the plenary on Wednesday, following a motion moved…
DHQ promises safe rescue of abducted schoolboys

The Defence Headquarters says the military and other security agencies are reviewing operations to ensure safe rescue of the students who were abducted from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State.   The Coordinator, Defence Media Operation, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche,…
Military dismantles illegal refineries in Rivers, Delta – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Delta Safe have dismantled several illegal refineries and impounded large quantities of stolen products in Rivers and Delta within the last two weeks.   The Coordinator, Defence Media Operation, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, announced…