12 arrested for oil theft in Rivers

Army arrests theft 12 arrested for oil theft in Rivers. The 6 Division of the Nigerian Army in Port Harcourt said its men arrested one Desmond Okeh for impersonation, while 12 others were nabbed for their alleged involvement in illegal oil bunkering. The army said the 12 suspects were arrested by the troops of the […]

Tinubu seeks Senate confirmation

President, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Tinubu seeks Senate confirmation. The President, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has written to the Senate urging that the newly appointed Service Chiefs be confirmed. Senate President Godswill Akpabio, who read the letter at the start of the plenary session on Tuesday, said the service chiefs would be screened by the entire […]

Soludo gives student with highest UTME score scholarship

Nkechinyere Umeh Soludo gives student with highest UTME score scholarship. Miss Nkechinyere Umeh, the best performing candidate in the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, has received a scholarship from Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo. Soludo stated that the gesture came after JAMB announced Umeh from Anambra State as the highest scorer with a total […]

Fuel smuggling continues despite subsidy removal

Fuel smuggling Fuel smuggling continues despite subsidy removal. The Customs CG restructures border enforcement and orders a crackdown on fuel smuggling cartels. NNPCL intercepts a vessel destined for Cameroon carrying 800,000 litres of stolen crude oil. The Acting Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Adewale Adeniyi, on Monday, vowed a heavy clampdown on oil thieves, […]

Court hands over lawyer to EFCC

Stella Oduah Court hands over lawyer to EFCC. The Federal Government has filed an eight-count indictment against Stella Oduah, former Minister of Aviation, at the Federal High Court in Abuja. The former lawmaker is named as the single defendant in the complaint filed by the FG through the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, and she […]