Recent Posts

You have 40 days to capture Shekau, Buratai orders troops

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has directed the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maiduguri, Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, to capture Abubakar Shekau, self-styled leader of the Boko Haram sect, “dead or alive”. And Attahiru has 40 days to accomplish the task. Buratai issued the order at the weekend, according to the Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman. ...

Read More »

Cross River to pay gratuities, salaries with Paris Club refund

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has ordered the payment of gratuities to retirees in the state civil service who retired from service in 2014 from the Paris Club Refund. The 2013 retirees are currently being paid their gratuities and pension in the state. Mr Ekpenyong Henshaw, the Head of Service of Cross River, briefing newsmen on Saturday in Calabar, ...

Read More »

Troops kill three insurgents in failed suicide bid in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it had foiled a bomb attack and killed three female suicide bombers in Konduga Local Government Council of Borno. A statement signed by Brig. Gen. Sani Usman, the Director Army Public Relations and made available in Maiduguri on Saturday night, said the incident occurred at Kawuri village of the council. Usman said that the ...

Read More »

Maritime News

Nig. Maritime Sector Is A Thrust Of Golden Opportunities….NIMASA DG

Victoria Hanson The Federal Government of Nigeria says the Ease of Doing Business Initiative programme, coordinated by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is yielding fruits particularly in the maritime sector as red tapes and bottlenecks which hitherto mitigated against investment in the sector, have started disappearing.   This comes as the American Government says that the Donald Trump Administration is committed ...

Read More »