Tinubu pledges to uphold media freedom, respect divergent views
President Tinubu acknowledged concerns about existing regulations hindering local access to newsprint.
18 Dec 21:03 · Premium Times
Tinubu meets newspaper proprietors, promises press freedom, others
President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, declared that his administration is poised to uphold media freedom and respect opinions, whether adversarial or complimentary to the current government. He made the pledge during a meeting with members of the Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) in Abuja. Tinubu assured his visitors that he would carefully consider their request […]
19 Dec 05:56 · The Guardian
Over 2.3m residents benefit from free bus scheme in Edo
The free bus services scheme introduced by the Edo State government, led by Governor Godwin Obaseki, to cushion the impact of the fuel subsidy removal has continued to record success, with over 2.3 million people benefiting from the scheme in the first three months. [ads] The free transport service, which covers all intra and intercity […]
19 Dec 05:51 · The Guardian
FG, Czech Republic sign $21.7m Delta-2 projects pact
The National Agency for Science and Technology Infrastructure (NASENI) and the Technology Agency of Czech Republic (TACR) have signed a $21 million bilateral implementation agreement for Delta-2 projects.
19 Dec 05:50 · The Guardian
Uzodimma inaugurates Imo small claims court
Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, yesterday, inaugurated the state-owned Small Claims Court, with the charge to officers to dispense their judicial duties without delays. The court came into effect on December 1, 2023, and will adjudicate on cases of N5million or less, excluding cost. At the event, which was held at Justice B. A. Njemanze, […]
19 Dec 05:51 · The Guardian
Bago clarifies statement on dress code for Niger civil servants
Niger Governor, Mohammed Umaru Bago, has clarified his statement on the proposed dress code for civil servants in the state. Bago in a statement by his spokesperson, Bologi Ibrahim, said his directive on the dress code was quoted out of context and wrongly presented to the public. Ibrahim said the video which has gone viral […]
19 Dec 09:06 · The Guardian
Tinubu restates commitment to upholding media freedom
President Bola Tinubu has reiterated his commitment to media freedom and respecting opinions, whether adversarial or complimentary to his government.
19 Dec 08:25 · Daily Post
Police intercept couple trafficking one-month old baby in Anambra
The Police Command in Anambra has arrested a couple suspected to be trafficking one month old baby from Lagos to Onitsha. This is contained in a statement signed by the State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, and made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Onitsha. Ikenga said that the interception was made at […]
19 Dec 08:56 · The Guardian
Police arrest couple for allegedly trafficking one-month-old baby
Mr Ikenga, a deputy superintendent of police, said the couple was intercepted at Bridgehead on Sunday in Onitsha South Local...
19 Dec 08:15 · Premium Times