Tuesday, 20 February, 2024

Police led joint security force burst insurgents camp in Anambra From

9 mins ago Vision

Ifeoma Ejiofor Anambra State Joint Security Force has bursted an insurgents’ camp in Achalla, Awka North LGA of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the command, Tochukwu Ikenga (DSP) revealed this in a press statement on Tuesday. Read more…

Relief As Tanker Owners Resume Work, To Increase Freight Rates

1 hour ago Vision

Arising from a stakeholder meeting on February 20, the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) confirmed that it has resumed operations after down tooling for two days. Its national president, Alhaji Yusuf Lawal Othman, broke the news in Abuja Read more…

LP crisis: State Chairmen deny plot to suspend Obi

1 hour ago Vision

The 36 State Chairmen of the Labour Party including FCT, have debunked speculations that they were plotting to suspend the party leader and Presidential candidate in the 2023 general elections, Mr. Peter Obi. They described the speculation as the handiwork Read more…

Canada pledges hundreds of drones to Ukraine

1 hour ago Vision

Canada will donate more than 800 SkyRanger R70 drones to Ukraine, Canadian Defense Minister Bill Blair announced on Monday. Kiev relies heavily on commercial and military UAVs in its conflict with Russia, which will enter its third year on February 24. Read more…

Putin says Russia will push further into Ukraine after ‘chaotic’ fall of Avdiivka

2 hours ago Vision

President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday Russian troops would push further into Ukraine to build on their success on the battlefield after the fall of the town of Avdiivka where he said Ukrainian troops had been forced to flee in Read more…

Anti-govt protest rocks Ibadan

20 hours ago Vision

Scores of angry youths, yesterday, hit the streets of Ibadan, Oyo State capital, in protests, especially to demand urgent action from the President Bola Tinubu’s administration, to cushion the effect of the unbearable living conditions caused by the rising cost Read more…

FG, manufacturers peg Cement price at N8,000

20 hours ago Vision

Cement manufacturers have agreed to ensure that prices of 50kg bags of cement does not exceed N8000 across the nation. It said that prices could be N7,000 in some parts of the country owing to closeness to the supply of Read more…

You’ve Snatched Power, Now Perform Your Lagos Miracles — Dalung Fires At Tinubu

20 hours ago Vision

Former Minister Solomon Dalung has criticised the Tinubu-led government for consistently attributing Nigeria’s economic challenges to ex-President, Muhammad Buhari. In a series of posts on his X account on Monday, Dalung argued that if Tinubu’s administration devoted the same resources Read more…

9-year-old Lion kills OAU veterinary technologist

20 hours ago Vision

A 9-year-old lion has killed the Veterinary Technologist in charge of the Zoological Garden of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun state, Olabode Olawuyi. The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the University, Abiodun Olarewaju, confirmed that the incident happened when Read more…

Wike issues quit notice to Abuja Tech Village squatters

20 hours ago Vision

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Nyesom Wike, has asked settlers on the Abuja Science and Technology Village in Chika-Aleita along the airport road to immediately vacate the area or face demolition. The minister gave the order on Monday Read more…

Nigerians slam Seyi Tinubu for preaching endurance over economic hardship

21 hours ago Vision

The eldest son of President Bola Tinubu, Mr Seyi Tinubu, on Monday, pleaded with Nigerians to exercise patience with his father’s administration as they weather the challenging economic times. This followed protests in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, where angry youths Read more…

The Kremlin has never been richer – thanks to a US strategic partner

1 day ago Vision

Russia is entering its third year of war in Ukraine with an unprecedented amount of cash in government coffers, bolstered by a record $37 billion of crude oil sales to India last year, according to new analysis, which concludes that Read more…

LP crisis: State Chairmen deny plot to suspend Obi

1 hour ago Vision

The 36 State Chairmen of the Labour Party including FCT, have debunked speculations that they were plotting to suspend the party leader and Presidential candidate in the 2023 general elections, Mr. Peter Obi. They described the speculation as the handiwork Read more…

Anti-govt protest rocks Ibadan

20 hours ago Vision

Scores of angry youths, yesterday, hit the streets of Ibadan, Oyo State capital, in protests, especially to demand urgent action from the President Bola Tinubu’s administration, to cushion the effect of the unbearable living conditions caused by the rising cost Read more…

You’ve Snatched Power, Now Perform Your Lagos Miracles — Dalung Fires At Tinubu

20 hours ago Vision

Former Minister Solomon Dalung has criticised the Tinubu-led government for consistently attributing Nigeria’s economic challenges to ex-President, Muhammad Buhari. In a series of posts on his X account on Monday, Dalung argued that if Tinubu’s administration devoted the same resources Read more…

Wike issues quit notice to Abuja Tech Village squatters

20 hours ago Vision

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Nyesom Wike, has asked settlers on the Abuja Science and Technology Village in Chika-Aleita along the airport road to immediately vacate the area or face demolition. The minister gave the order on Monday Read more…

Ivory Coast Defeat Nigeria To Win AFCON 2023

1 week ago Vision

Hosts Ivory Coast have won the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, following a 2-1 victory over the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Abidjan on Sunday. Sebastian Haller scored the winner to complete a second half comeback for Ivory Coast who Read more…

Tragic loss: Super Eagles mourn fans’ deaths during AFCON semi-finals

2 weeks ago Vision

Super Eagles of Nigeria, on Thursday, mourned its fans who died during the semi-finals of the ongoing African Cup of Nations. No less than five persons had died while watching the match between Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana of South Read more…

AFCON 2023: Super Eagles defeat Angola to reach semi-final

3 weeks ago Vision

The Super Eagles of Nigeria beat Angola to advance into the semi-final of the ongoing 2023 CAF Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cote d’Ivoire on Friday. The Eagles secured their semi-final place courtesy of a 41st-minute goal by Ademola Read more…

Nigeria defeat Cameroon, qualify for AFCON quarter-final

3 weeks ago Vision

Two goals from Ademola Lookman, one in each half, helped the Super Eagles soar 2-0 over Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions in Saturday’s round of 16 clash. Coach Jose Peseiro reinstated Alex Iwobi, Zaidu Sanusi, and Lookman as he continued to deploy the 3-4-3 Read more…

Relief As Tanker Owners Resume Work, To Increase Freight Rates

1 hour ago Vision

Arising from a stakeholder meeting on February 20, the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) confirmed that it has resumed operations after down tooling for two days. Its national president, Alhaji Yusuf Lawal Othman, broke the news in Abuja Read more…

FG, manufacturers peg Cement price at N8,000

20 hours ago Vision

Cement manufacturers have agreed to ensure that prices of 50kg bags of cement does not exceed N8000 across the nation. It said that prices could be N7,000 in some parts of the country owing to closeness to the supply of Read more…

You’ve Snatched Power, Now Perform Your Lagos Miracles — Dalung Fires At Tinubu

20 hours ago Vision

Former Minister Solomon Dalung has criticised the Tinubu-led government for consistently attributing Nigeria’s economic challenges to ex-President, Muhammad Buhari. In a series of posts on his X account on Monday, Dalung argued that if Tinubu’s administration devoted the same resources Read more…

Wike issues quit notice to Abuja Tech Village squatters

20 hours ago Vision

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Nyesom Wike, has asked settlers on the Abuja Science and Technology Village in Chika-Aleita along the airport road to immediately vacate the area or face demolition. The minister gave the order on Monday Read more…

Flying Wigwe, others in bad weather wrong – US aviation lawyer

6 days ago Vision

A United States of America aviation lawyer, Robert Clifford, has said the tragic helicopter crash that claimed the lives of the Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Holdings, Herbert Wigwe, and other prominent Nigerians in California on Friday could have Read more…

Gov Soludo’s aide upbeat about Nigeria’s economic recovery

1 week ago Vision

From Ifeoma Ejiofor The Anambra State Commisioner for Industry, Mr Christian Udechukwu has expressed optimism over the nation’s economic recovery. Udechukwu who was speaking with journalists in Nnewi said that he is confident about the ability of President Bola Ahmed Read more…

Wike’s divided attention worsening FCT insecurity – Adeyanju

1 month ago Vision

A human rights activist, Deji Adeyanju, talks to DIRISU YAKUBU about the deteriorating security situation in the country, and the current administration’s war against corruption, among others The security situation in the country is taking a dangerous dimension. What do Read more…

Former Guber Aspirant Urges Gov Soludo To Cooperate, Not Fight Stakeholders

1 month ago Vision

From Ifeoma Ejiofor A former governorship aspirant and an elder statesman, Chief Rommy Okoli, has appealed to Gov. Chukwuma Soludo to collaborate with Anambra stakeholders in the interest of development of the state and prosperity of the people. He said Read more…