NEWS IN A FLASH – Emir Sanusi holds court in Paris

The emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II turbaned Dr Surajo Jankado Labbo as Sarkin Hausawan Kasashen Turai in an elaborate ceremony in Paris at the weekend. This is the first royal court session the emir held in Europe, with a colourful dais set for him and the picturesque community members serving as aides. In consequenceContinue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – Emir Sanusi holds court in Paris”

News In A Flash – FG SET TO STOP FOREIGN MEDICAL TRIPS

Minister of state for health, Olororunnimbe Mamora has said the federal government is ramping up efforts to curtail foreign medical trips which he said drains more than N400 billion from the country yearly. Mamora tied the all-too-common medical tourism in the country to unwholesome hospital environment and bad attitude of workers, saying it’s not necessarilyContinue reading “News In A Flash – FG SET TO STOP FOREIGN MEDICAL TRIPS”

NEWS IN A FLASH – Buhari Signs PSC Bill Into Law

He said, “This afternoon I assented to the bill amending the Deep Offshore (and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract) Act.” President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Production Sharing Contract bill into law. This was announced through his official Twitter handle on Monday. He said, “This afternoon I assented to the bill amending the Deep Offshore (and InlandContinue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – Buhari Signs PSC Bill Into Law”

We Closed Border To Boost “Buy Nigeria Products” – VP Yemi Osibajo

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo speaking at the ongoing National Festival for Arts and Culture in Benin said the aim of the border closure was to make farmers prosperous. He urged Nigerians to endure the high cost of living that came with the decision. Osinbajo who stated that smuggling discourages local production, added that prosperousContinue reading “We Closed Border To Boost “Buy Nigeria Products” – VP Yemi Osibajo”

Prince Dapo Abiodun Woos American Investors

Ogun State Goverrnor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has called on American investors to key into his administration’s Public-Private Partnership initiative and invest in the State. Governor Abiodun made the call when he received in his Abeokuta office, a nine-man delegation from the United States of America Commercial Service, led by Ms. Christine Kelly. The Governor said,Continue reading “Prince Dapo Abiodun Woos American Investors”