[NEWS] FRSC: TRUCKS TO BE BARRED FROM LAGOS BRIDGES

THE FEDERAL ROAD SAFETY CORPS (FRSC) HAS SAID THAT EFFORTS ARE BEING MADE TO PLACE BARS ON SOME LAGOS BRIDGES TO PREVENT INDISCRIMINATE PARKING OF TANKERS AND ARTICULATED VEHICLES. FRSC’S LAGOS STATE SECTOR COMMANDER, HYGINUS OMEJE, MADE THIS KNOWN IN AN INTERVIEW IN LAGOS ON MONDAY, SAYING A COMMITTEE HAS BEEN INAUGURATED TO LOOK INTO HOW OWNERS OF TRUCKS AND TANKERS CAN DO THEIR BUSINESS WITHOUT CLIMBING BRIDGES IN THE STATE. ACCORDING TO HIM, PUTTING…

"[NEWS] FRSC: TRUCKS TO BE BARRED FROM LAGOS BRIDGES"

[NEWS] NIGERIAN GOVT INTERVENES IN CROSS RIVER, EBONYI LAND DISPUTE

THE MINISTER OF INTERIOR, LT.-GEN. ABDULRAHMAN DAMBAZAU, ON MONDAY VISITED CROSS RIVER IN AN EFFORT TO RESOLVE THE LAND DISPUTE BETWEEN CROSS RIVER AND EBONYI COMMUNITIES. DAMBAZAU WHO TOLD THE ACTING GOVERNOR OF CROSS RIVER, PROF. IVARA ESU, AT THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE IN CALABAR, THAT HE WAS IN THE STATE TO VISIT UKELLE COMMUNITY, ADVISED THE STATE GOVERNMENT TO EXPLORE WAYS OF CURBING INTER-STATE CONFLICTS SO AS TO PROMOTE NATIONAL UNITY. IT CAN BE RECALLED…

"[NEWS] NIGERIAN GOVT INTERVENES IN CROSS RIVER, EBONYI LAND DISPUTE"

[WORLD NEWS] ISRAELI LAWMAKERS VOTE TO BAN SOME LEFT-WING GROUPS FROM SCHOOLS

ISRAEL’S PARLIAMENT, TODAY PASSED A LAW CALLED ‘BREAKING THE SILENCE” THAT CAN SEE GROUPS CRITICAL OF GOVERNMENT POLICIES TOWARD THE PALESTINIANS BANNED FROM ENTERING ISRAELI SCHOOLS AND SPEAKING WITH PUPILS. THE AMENDMENT TO THE EDUCATION ACT GRANTS NEW POWERS TO EDUCATION MINISTER, NAFTALI BENNETT, HEAD OF THE RELIGIOUS-NATIONALIST JEWISH HOME PARTY, TO ORDER SCHOOLS TO BAR CERTAIN GROUPS FROM GIVING LECTURES TO STUDENTS. BUT CRITICS OF THE LAW, SAY THE LAW WHICH PASSED WITH 43…

"[WORLD NEWS] ISRAELI LAWMAKERS VOTE TO BAN SOME LEFT-WING GROUPS FROM SCHOOLS"

[NEWS] BUHARI COMMENDS QUALITY OF NIGERIAN PROFESSIONALS IN NETHERLANDS

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, HAS COMMENDED NIGERIAN PROFESSIONALS IN THE NETHERLANDS FOR REPRESENTING THE COUNTRY WELL AND FOR ALWAYS BEING IN TOUCH WITH THEIR MOTHERLAND. HE SAID THIS ON MONDAY WHEN HE MET WITH MEMBERS OF NIGERIANS IN DIASPORA ORGANISATION, NIDO, THE NETHERLANDS CHAPTER, ON THE SIDELINES OF HIS OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE HAGUE. SPEAKING ON BEHALF OF THE DELEGATION, THE NIDO CHAIRMAN, JULIUS NWANKPA, PRAISED THE PRESIDENT FOR THE WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION, AND NIGERIA’S IMPROVEMENT…

"[NEWS] BUHARI COMMENDS QUALITY OF NIGERIAN PROFESSIONALS IN NETHERLANDS"

[WORLD NEWS] BREXIT CAMPAIGN GROUP VOTE LEAVE REFERRED TO POLICE FOR BREACHING SPENDING RULES

THE OFFICIALLY DESIGNATED PRO-BREXIT CAMPAIGN GROUP, VOTE LEAVE, HAS BEEN REFERRED TO THE POLICE AND FINED FOR BREACHING SPENDING RULES IN THE 2016 REFERENDUM. BRITAIN’S COMMISSION’S DIRECTOR OF POLITICAL FINANCE AND REGULATION, BOB POSNER, SAYS VOTE LEAVE WORKED WITH ANOTHER CAMPAIGN GROUP, BE LEAVE, WHICH SPENT 675,000 POUNDS WITH AGGREGATE IQ, A COMPANY WHICH USES SOCIAL MEDIA DATA TO TARGET VOTERS, UNDER A COMMON PLAN WITH VOTE LEAVE. HOWEVER, THE FOUNDER OF BE LEAVE, DARREN…

"[WORLD NEWS] BREXIT CAMPAIGN GROUP VOTE LEAVE REFERRED TO POLICE FOR BREACHING SPENDING RULES"

[NEWS] PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS REPATRIATION OF NIGERIANS STRANDED IN RUSSIA

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI HAS DIRECTED THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, GEOFFREY ONYEAMA, AND MINISTER OF STATE, AVIATION, SEN. HADI SIRIKA, TO COMMENCE THE PROCESS OF REPATRIATING HAPLESS NIGERIANS STRANDED IN RUSSIA. THE PRESIDENT’S SENIOR SPECIAL ASSISTANT ON MEDIA AND PUBLICITY, GARBA SHEHU, CONFIRMED THIS DEVELOPMENT IN A STATEMENT IN ABUJA ON MONDAY, NOTING THAT THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND THE MINISTER OF AVIATION HAS ALREADY IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE PRESIDENT’S DIRECTIVE TAKEN THE NECESSARY…

"[NEWS] PRESIDENT BUHARI ORDERS REPATRIATION OF NIGERIANS STRANDED IN RUSSIA"

[WORLD NEWS]EIGHT MIGRANTS FOUND DEAD IN LORRY CONTAINER IN WESTERN LIBYA

  EIGHT MIGRANTS INCLUDING SIX CHILDREN HAVE BEEN FOUND DEAD ON MONDAY, AFTER SUFFOCATING FROM PETROL FUMES WHILE PACKED INTO A LORRY CONTAINER ON THE WEST LIBYAN COAST, OF ZUWARA. THE ZUWARA CITY SECURITY DIRECTORATE IN A STATEMENT DISCLOSED THAT THE MIGRANTS WHO WERE MAINLY FROM VARIOUS SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN AND ARAB COUNTRIES, AS WELL AS PAKISTAN AND BANGLADESH, HAD BEEN SHUT INSIDE A REFRIGERATED CONTAINER WHICH WAS FOUND JUST OUTSIDE ZUWARA, CLOSE TO MELLITAH OIL…

"[WORLD NEWS]EIGHT MIGRANTS FOUND DEAD IN LORRY CONTAINER IN WESTERN LIBYA"

[WORLD NEWS] EGYPT PASSES LAW THAT COULD SHIELD TOP MILITARY BRASS FROM PROSECUTION

EGYPT’S PARLIAMENT ON MONDAY, PASSED A LAW THAT MIGHT MAKE SENIOR MILITARY OFFICERS IMMUNE FROM FUTURE PROSECUTION OVER THE VIOLENCE THAT FOLLOWED THE 2013 OUSTER OF PRESIDENT MOHAMED MURSI. THE LAW GIVES PRESIDENT ABDEL FATTAH AL-SISI THE RIGHT TO NAME OFFICERS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR IMMUNITY FROM INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED OFFENCES COMMITTED WHILE EGYPT’S CONSTITUTION WAS SUSPENDED BETWEEN MURSI’S OVERTHROW ON JULY 3RD, 2013 AND THE RECONVENING OF PARLIAMENT ON JAN. 10TH, 2016. THE LAW,…

"[WORLD NEWS] EGYPT PASSES LAW THAT COULD SHIELD TOP MILITARY BRASS FROM PROSECUTION"

[E-News]50cents calls out JayZ

50 Cent weighed in on Jay-Z and Nas releasing their new albums around the same time. The classic rap beef between Jay and Nas is well documented, and 50 seems to think that Jay never truly let that beef go, and decided to sabotage Nas’ album sales for Nasir by coming out with his collaboration album with Beyoncé, Everything Is Love, the next day. In a recent interview, 50cent said “I know what you did…

"[E-News]50cents calls out JayZ"