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Nigeria: Domestic Airlines Lose N20 Billion Annually to Poor Airfield Lighting
Nigerian domestic carriers lose over N20 billion annually to poor, inadequate or non-existent air field lighting at some Nigerian airports.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Blame Nigerians For Scarcity
NIGERIANS woke up last week, panicked so much that they collectively agreed to purchase more fuel than they needed.
Communal crisis stalls dam construction in Akwa Ibom
The Cross River Basin Development Authority said on Tuesday that protracted communal crisis stalled the construction of Nkari Dam, a Federal Government project.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Nigeria: Labour Congress Calls for New Approach to Fighting Boko Haram
The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Abdulwaheed Omar, has called for a new approach to fighting the Boko Haram insurgency in parts of the North.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The 10 Steepest Streets In America
Fixr, an online network for small businesses, rounded up the top ten steepest streets in the U.S. into one neat infographic, causing a stir of debate among seasoned travelers, ambitious cyclists and opinionated hill-climbers.
AfDB approves $30 million loan for rehabilitation of Oku Iboku paper mill in Nigeria
Plans to resuscitate Oku Iboku Pulp and Paper Mill in Akwa Ibom and Cross River States in Southeastern Nigeria were concretized on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 in Tunis, where Executive Directors of the African Development Bank approved a US $30-million loan to finance the rehabilitation project.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Southern leaders pass confidence vote in Jonathan
L eaders of Southern Nigeria have commended President Goodluck Jonathan for the remarkable progress made in the development of critical sectors of the country's economy, particularly in the areas of power, transport, aviation, agriculture, as well as direct foreign investment.
Some Nigerians don't see anything good in Jonathan -Anenih
Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Tony Anenih, has said that some Nigerians don't see anything good in the regime of President Goodluck Jonathan.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
'B' Haram, no big deal'
The General Officer Commanding, 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Shehu Yusuf, has described the recurring terrorist attacks by the Boko Haram Islamic sect in the North-Eastern part of the country as not a big deal.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Acting is just what I love doing--Catherine Williams
It is no longer news that you don't have to practise what you studied. Just as we have seen a good number of people with medical or scientific background working today in the banking industry or in industries not related to their field of study.
Nigerian Idol Season 4 concludes search in Calabar
Following the success of auditions in Benin and Port-Harcourt, it was the turn of Calabar, to be part of Etisalat sponsored music reality show, Nigerian Idol season season 4. Director, Brands and Communications, Etisalat Nigeria, Enitan Denloye applauded the gusto with which the youths in the region came out for the auditions.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Steer clear of S-East, Niger Delta, GOC, 82 Div warns kidnappers, oil thieves
The new General Officer Commanding 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, Major General Shehu Yusuf, yesterday, warned kidnappers and oil thieves operating within the South East and Niger Delta to steer clear or be ready to face the wrath of the law.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Bult earned his medical degree at Saint Louis University, and completed his residency and internship with the U.S. Naval Hospital in San Diego, Calif.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Nigeria: Jungle Justice in Calabar
Since the beginning of 2014, criminals have been on the onslaught in Cross River State especially in Calabar, the state capital, attacking and dispossessing residents of money and valuables.
Nurse who wove 'web of deceit' to smuggle Nigerian baby into Britain is struck off
A nurse who 'wove a web of lies' in her attempt to smuggle a Nigerian baby into the UK has been stuck off by the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Massive shake-up in Armed Forces as 8 new GOCs, FOCs are appointed
FOLLOWING the appointment of a new Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, and other service chiefs, Chief of Army Staff, Lt.
New art exhibits explore African ethnography and 20th-century African-American identity
You create yourself from moment to moment, changing your identity or inventing a new one according to situational context.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Interview: Sike Osei of Studio 53 Extra opens up on her life
Very few people know that the ever-happy looking presenter of Studio 53 Extra on DSTV 151, Sika Osei, is not only a television presenter and an actress but also a lawyer in the making.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Unknown Persons Raped To Death An 8-Year Old
An eight year-old primary school girl has been raped to death by unknown persons in Ikot Ekang, Etinan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom.