Abuja – The Director-General of the National Automotive Council (NAC), Mr Aminu Jalal, said on Tuesday that the nation’s automobile industry had the potential to generate over 200,000 jobs.
An Enugu- based Prophet Anthony Nwoko has predicted that neither President Goodluck Jonathan of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party nor his opponent, Gen. Muhammad Buhari of the All Progressives Congress(APC) would be president after next month’s election.
The biggest country in Africa that the United Kingdom colonised is Nigeria. The biggest country that the United Kingdom colonised in Asia is India (which then comprised the present Pakistan and Bangladesh). When the UK came into Nigeria and India, like all other countries they colonised, they brought along their technology, religion (Christianity), and culture: […]
The Kano State chapter of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has urged governors of the five states in the Southeast to evacuate their indigenes in the North. The group, in a statement, said this has become necessary since the Boko Harm insurgent group appears bent on destroying the country. It said: â€œThere is no gainsaying the fact […]
Appendix to Press Release: a Nigerian senator earns more in Salary than Barack Obama and David Cameron. Effective from January 1, 2001, the annual salary of the president of the United States was doubled to $400,000 (N60m) per year, including a $50,000 expense allowance making the president the highest paid public servant. The $400,000 includes […]
ABAKALIKIâ€”FOUR children of one Mr. Godwin Nwodom of Opefia village in Izzi local government area of Ebonyi State were last Sunday burnt to death, following an unfortunate fire disaster. Sources close to the family revealed that the tragedy struck when a kerosene lantern in the house caught fire while Mrs. Nwodom was trying to dispense […]
Friday 13th of January,2012 witnessed the first ever Nigerian rally in Finland. Nigerian communities in Finland usually reflect the quiet Scandinavian nature .Keeping mute about most Nigerian issues. However, recent fuel increases, corruption and cost of governance in Nigeria has ignited negative reactions among Nigerian diaspora in Finland.The rally tagged â€œOccupy Helsinkiâ€ was the first […]
Members of the violent terrorist group, Boko Haram, On Sunday attacked a Christ Apostolic Church in Yola, Adamawa State capital, killing 11 worshippers. One of the worshipers died in the hospital of bullet wounds. News of the shooting made residents, mostly non-indigenes, to flee their homes in the night and seek refuge at the General […]
â€¦ Trafigura and Gusauâ€™s Vitol Linked To Scam SAN FRANCISCO, January 10, (THEWILL) â€“ A United States Secret cable from its embassy in Nigeria published by Wikileaks alerted of the scam and fraud in the importation of petrol orchestrated by foreign dealers with the support of rogue government officials in the NNPC and customs. The […]
Urge action on Boko Haram, confab, subsidy FOR three of Nigeriaâ€™s foremost literary giants, it is time to take the pulse of the nation, assess its challenges and alert the leaders and the led to the dangers these threats pose not only to individual citizens but to the corporate existence of the country. The writers […]