Buhari lauds Nigerians for tremendous goodwill, belief in him

By Ismaila Chafe, Abuja.   President Muhammadu Buhari has extolled Nigerians for their tremendous goodwill and belief in him, as his administration continues to tackle various socio-economic challenges facing the country.   The president made the declaration in his nationwide…
Washington DC. proclaims Oct. 1 as Nigerian-American Day

By Busayo Onijala, Lagos.   The City of Washington D.C., United States of America, has proclaimed Oct. 1 as Nigerian-American Day, in celebration of Nigeria’s 62nd Independence Day anniversary.   The proclamation was made in a statement by the Mayor…
Ekiti govt. upgrades 40 traditional rulers

By Yinusa Ishola, Ado-Ekiti.   The Ekiti State Government has approved the upgrading of 40 traditional rulers to their deserving statuses.   The Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Mr Akin Omole, told newsmen in Ado-Ekiti on Friday that the…
Lagos Water Corporation decries mass looting of pipes

By Henry Oladele, Lagos.   The Lagos Water Corporation (LWC) has decried mass looting of water pipes at the Ishasi major waterworks.   The LWC Managing Director, Mr Muminu Badmus, expressed the criticism in a statement on Friday in Lagos.…
2023: UNDP supports INEC to conduct credible elections

By Desmond Ejibas, Port Harcourt.   The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) says it is collaborating with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct free, fair and credible elections in 2023.   Matthew Alao, UNDP Team Lead, Governance, Peace…