Wednesday, 08 December, 2021

The NAUTH CMD, Dr. Ugboaja, and his team are in a hurry to reshape the institution’s permanent site

3 mins ago Vision

The permanent site of the NAUTH has become a center of beehive of construction ranging from road construction, building, landscaping, and clearing of bushes. From week to week one is left in wonderment at the rapid reshaping of the institution, Read more…

The Agony of Nigerian Manufacturers

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigerian manufacturers exporting goods to ECOWAS markets through the Republic of Benin are reeling under the weight of punitive levy imposed by the country on Nigeria goods transiting across its territory, writes Dike Onwuamaeze This is not the best Read more…

Omicron: Governors Reject Arbitrary Stigmatisation By UK, Others

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has drawn the attention of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to the arbitrary stigmatisation that is caused by the recent banning of countries from visitation based on omicron variat of COVID-19. According to a statement Read more…

Insecurity: Escaped prison inmates ‘re on rampage in Imo — Uzodimma laments

2 hours ago Vision

THE Imo State governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma yesterday lamented that the inmates that escaped from the Owerri Correctional Center some months ago as a result of jailbreak are on the rampage, compounding the security challenges in the state. Consequently, Governor Read more…

Soludo: APC leadership, Uba not Buhari to decide on legal challenge – Uzodinma

2 hours ago Vision

….Says Buhari approves additional manpower, others to tackle security in Imo  The chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Anambra state campaign council and Imo State Governor, Hope  Uzodinma, has said President Muhammadu Buhari cannot decide whether or not the Read more…

NUJ warns DSS over harassment of journalists

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, FCT Council, has cautioned the Department of State Security (DSS), to focus on issues of national security and stop the harassment of its officials. Four officials of the council; Chairman, Emmanuel Ogbeche, Vice Chairman, Osaretin Read more…

Reps Ask IGP To Takeover Investigation Into Death Of Sylvester Oromoni • Condemn inhumane treatment in Nigerian Boarding Schools

3 hours ago Vision

In a “frank and businesslike” conversation Russian President Vladimir Putin asked his US counterpart Joe Biden for guarantees that NATO won’t expand further east or deploy offensive weapons to countries like Ukraine. Moscow is “seriously interested” in obtaining “reliable and firm legal guarantees” excluding Read more…

Catholic Priest Kidnapped In Ondo

3 hours ago Vision

Some gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have kidnapped a Catholic Priest, Reverend Father Joseph Ajayi, along Akure/Ikere -Ekiti road on Monday evening. The Reverend Father who was said to be returning to Ilara-Mokin from Ikere-Ekiti in his Toyota Corolla Sedan Read more…

Russia reveals what Putin asked of Biden

3 hours ago Vision

In a “frank and businesslike” conversation Russian President Vladimir Putin asked his US counterpart Joe Biden for guarantees that NATO won’t expand further east or deploy offensive weapons to countries like Ukraine. Moscow is “seriously interested” in obtaining “reliable and firm legal guarantees” excluding Read more…

Saudi Royal Guard arrested in France over grisly murder – reports

3 hours ago Vision

A former member of the Saudi Royal Guard has been arrested in France on Tuesday on an Interpol warrant, over his suspected role in the high-profile murder in 2018 of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, France’s RTL Radio reported. The 33-year-old man, Read more…

You Will Hear From Us Within 24 Hours, ASUU Tells FG

1 day ago Vision

Following the expiration of the 21-day ultimatum on Sunday handed by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to the Federal Government to implement its demands, the lecturers appear set for another round of strike action if nothing is done Read more…

Direct Primaries: CSOs Fault N500bn Expenses, Provide Alternative Costs

1 day ago Vision

As the country awaits President Muhammadu Buhari to decide on the electoral act 2021 bill, Civil Society Partners on Electoral Reform on Monday disputed the N500 billion cost to organise direct primaries, describing it as a hoax. The CSOs have, Read more…

The Agony of Nigerian Manufacturers

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigerian manufacturers exporting goods to ECOWAS markets through the Republic of Benin are reeling under the weight of punitive levy imposed by the country on Nigeria goods transiting across its territory, writes Dike Onwuamaeze This is not the best Read more…

Omicron: Governors Reject Arbitrary Stigmatisation By UK, Others

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has drawn the attention of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to the arbitrary stigmatisation that is caused by the recent banning of countries from visitation based on omicron variat of COVID-19. According to a statement Read more…

Insecurity: Escaped prison inmates ‘re on rampage in Imo — Uzodimma laments

2 hours ago Vision

THE Imo State governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma yesterday lamented that the inmates that escaped from the Owerri Correctional Center some months ago as a result of jailbreak are on the rampage, compounding the security challenges in the state. Consequently, Governor Read more…

NUJ warns DSS over harassment of journalists

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, FCT Council, has cautioned the Department of State Security (DSS), to focus on issues of national security and stop the harassment of its officials. Four officials of the council; Chairman, Emmanuel Ogbeche, Vice Chairman, Osaretin Read more…

Anambra South indoor games hold in Nnewi

2 days ago Vision

By Ifeoma Ejiofor Ifeanyi Ubah club house in Nnewi, Anambra State on Sunday played host to eminent personalities and f and women who were on hand to be part of the maiden edition of Anambra South indoor games. The theme Read more…

The Soludo’s victory football tournament 2021, proudly sponsored by the Ming group, kicked off today.

2 weeks ago Vision

The Soludo’s victory football tournament, 2021, proudly sponsored by MING GROUP, kicked off yesterday, Sunday 21/11/2021, at Okongwu Memorial Grammar School’s football pitch, Umudim Nnewi in Nnewi North LGA. The CEO of the sponsoring company, MING GROUP, Hon Barr Sir Read more…

FACTS DO NOT LIE: A response to KIDA’S claims on NBBF funds

1 month ago Vision

By Magnus Oku It’s a universally accepted truism that the lies we tell other people are nothing to the lies we tell ourselves. The attention of sport-loving Nigerians has been drawn to the recent claims by the NBBF chairman Mr. Read more…

Decorated Kenyan runner found stabbed to death; police say her husband is a suspect

2 months ago Vision

Decorated runner Agnes Jebet Tirop was found stabbed to death Wednesday at her home in Kenya, according to police in that country’s Elgeyo Marakwet County. Police chief Tom Makori said a search was on for Tirop’s husband, who is considered Read more…

The Agony of Nigerian Manufacturers

2 hours ago Vision

The Nigerian manufacturers exporting goods to ECOWAS markets through the Republic of Benin are reeling under the weight of punitive levy imposed by the country on Nigeria goods transiting across its territory, writes Dike Onwuamaeze This is not the best Read more…

Air Peace Begins Flight To Anambra Airport From Today

1 day ago Vision

Air Peace, has announced the commencement of scheduled flights into Anambra airport from tomorrow, December 7, 2021. LEADERSHIP reports that the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has approved  operation of the Anambra International Cargo and Passenger Airport. However, the spokesperson Read more…

How A Revenue Problem Is Fast Becoming A Debt Crisis In Nigeria

2 days ago Vision

Nigeria’s rising debt profile is a symptom of underlying problems- low revenue and high spending. The country is borrowing for debt service, capital expenditure and partly to fund recurrent expenses. How does it avoid the doomsday prophecy? VICTOR OKEKE offers Read more…

Enugu Electricity Distribution Company announces power outage on December 4

4 days ago Vision

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company has announced that there would be a power outage on Alaoji-Owerri 132KV line 1, scheduled to hold on December 4, 2021. In a statement signed by Head, Corporate Communications, Emeka Ezeh, the outage will affect Read more…

IPOB activities reducing in South East – DHQ

2 weeks ago Vision

Soldiers kill 268, terrorists, bandits, arrests 176 others in 2 weeks The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said on Thursday that there has been a drastic reduction in attacks and activities of members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) and the Read more…

Ndigbo must go back to their traditional management of dead people

2 weeks ago Vision

By Chief Rommy Amandi (Ogilisi Igbo) Ndi Igbo, please listen. There is a cause for every action. The reason for the emergence of all the various groups clamoring for lockdown and sit-at-home is because thousands of souls are trapped in Read more…

Soludo, Ludo Game, and Anambra Politics

3 weeks ago Vision

The notion of politics as a game is as old as politics itself. As most of us already know, politics originated in ancient Greece with the philosopher Plato who wrote about the nature of justice, what constitutes good government and Read more…

Igboho, Kanu: Malami’s Political Solution Approach A Welcome Development, Says Gani Adams

4 weeks ago Vision

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, on Friday, said the statement coming from the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, that court cases against Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Igboho and IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, can be Read more…