Author: adagba

Another increase in electricity tariffs?

Another increase in electricity tariffs?

WE wish to caution that the Federal Government should not succumb to on-going pressure from the highly influential new owners of the PHCN assets for increase in electricity tariffs. It is ludicrous that in...

National confab won’t break Nigeria –Jonathan

•Inaugurates Advisory Committee  •President committed, sincere, says Okurounmu •OPC backs FG, Rotimi-Williams opposes conference President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday inaugurated the Advisory Committee on National Dialogue at the State House, Abuja, where he described the...

Custodian offers N0.13 dividend, as NSE index slips

Custodian and Allied Insurance Plc, on Monday, submitted its financials for the full-year ended December 31, 2012, to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), with profit before and after tax rising faster than premium income, just...

INEC frowns at polling booths in shrines, vows relocation

INEC frowns at polling booths in shrines, vows relocation

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday, questioned the location of polling booths in shrines and forests in Rivers and Anambra states, just as it stated that it has registered about 73.5 million voters...

Our goal is to bequeath better, greater Nigeria –Jonathan

Our goal is to bequeath better, greater Nigeria –Jonathan

Remarks by President Goodluck Jonathan at the inauguration of the National Advisory Committee on the country’s conversation towards a Greater Nigeria at State House, Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday October 7, 2013 Today, we...

US govt shutdown impacts offshore, onshore

US govt shutdown impacts offshore, onshore

With tensions running high as the United States (U.S.) federal government enters its fifth day of shutdown – which was exacerbated by the shooting that took place at the U.S. Capitol building Thursday – the...

FG to impound foreign ships on illegal operations

FG to impound foreign ships on illegal operations

The Federal Government says it would soon begin to impound any ship that enters Nigeria’s territorial waters without prior notification to the respective government agencies in line with extant laws. This is coming on the...

How New PDP’s wings were clipped in Bayelsa

At present, the consensus among analysts is that there is no opposition in the politics of Bayelsa State. The opposition is dead. The ruling Peoples Democratic Party is having a field day. It had been...