Mamora Decries Rot, Under-Utilisation of Onitsha Port

The new Managing Director of Nigerian Inland WaterWays, Senator. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has decried the rot in Onitsha river port and its under-utilisation. Fielding questions from newsmen yesterday after inspecting the port facilities, Senator Mamora said the Port which was built during  President Shehu Safari’s administration and rehabilitated in 2012 by the administration of Goodluck Jonathan has been lying fallow unused since then. He lamented that the equipment have been lying fallow that they become disused, saying that it like abandoning one’s car for along time when you return back to…

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Rights Groups to Honour Anambra Police Image Maker

The Anambra State Police Command Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mohammed Haruna, is among the  human right friendly Police Officers and other  individuals in the State  who  will be honoured by the South East Coalition of Human Rights and Pro-democracy groups. The Coalition said that Haruna who is a  Superintendent of Police  will be bestowed with the human right award this December during the celebration of United Nations Declaration of  Human Rights (UNDHR) by the group. According to the chairman of the group, Dede Uzor A Uzor, Haruna has been adjudged…

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Good News For Nigerians As Ethiopia Launches Visa On Arrival 

A week to the implementation of a visa-on-arrival regime for all Africans, Ethiopia has officially launched the policy which kicks off on November 9. The event, we gathered took place at the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa was attended by government officials and the AU chief Moussa Faki Mahamat. The state minister of foreign affairs, Hirut Zemene emphasized the importance of allowing Africans to enter Ethiopia easily stressing that it was not just a prime plank of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s plans but a fulfillment of the vision of pioneer African leaders. This…

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Trouble For Nigerians Who Illegally Entered Canada Through U.S…….Read What New Immigration Policy Spells For Them

The policy has already led to accelerated hearings of cases involving Nigerian asylum seekers. The Canadian government has adopted a new immigration policy that would adversely affect the chances of immigrants who are seeking asylum in the country after illegally crossing through the United States border. Nigerians notoriously make up a sizable majority of thousands of people who have walked into Canada from the United States to file refugee claims since January 2017. The trend worried the Canadian government so much that two officials were sent to Lagos earlier this…

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Gabon President Suffers Bout Exhaustion, Rushed To Hospital

President Ali Bongo of Gabon has been taken into medical care after suffering a bout of exhaustion during a trip to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, four days after he was hospitalised. The President’s spokesman Ike Ngouoni said in a statement that the 59-year-old leader was in the Saudi capital for a flagship economic forum when he fell ill. “The doctors who assessed him said he is suffering from severe fatigue due to extremely high levels of activity in recent months,” he said. Bongo is feeling better and has been told to rest, Ngouoni added, while calling for…

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Human Rights Defenders of Nigeria Donates Relief Materials To Flood Victims In Anambra….Calls For More Support (Photos)

The chairman of Human Rights Defenders of Nigeria (HRDN), Dede Uzor A Uzor, has called faith based organizations, public and spirited groups and individuals to donate for the sustainance of flood victims in different camps in Anambra State. Dede Uzor who spoke Wednesday when he led a team of his group to donate items to IDPs at Bishop Crowther Memorial Primary School said Government alone should not be left to shoulder the burden of taken care of the IDPs. Uzor said his group had a fortnight ago donated different items…

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Nigerians Are You Ready? Recruitment Consultant To Hit Lagos, Abuja

Transquisite Consulting, an international Recruitment and Training Consultant with the aim of Identifying, Developing, and Empowering the talent in Nigeria and Sub-Sahara Africa has concluded plans to empower talented Nigerians through training. According to the Director, Jennifer Oyelade L.I.O.N, the training which will hold on two locations, Lagos and Abuja is a Gateway to Employability. She said: “It is a brand that educates professionals on the complexities of employability through various mediums including Training, CSR Projects and interactive events. “The objective is to Develop and Empower Talent in Nigeria. Our…

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Recruitment And Training Consultant Set To Empower Nigerians

Transquisite Consulting, an international Recruitment and Training Consultant with the aim of Identifying, Developing, and Empowering the talent in Nigeria and Sub-Sahara Africa has concluded plans to empower talented Nigerians through training. According to the Director, Jennifer Oyelade L.I.O.N, the training which will hold on two locations, Lagos and Abuja is a Gateway to Employability. She said: “It is a brand that educates professionals on the complexities of employability through various mediums including Training, CSR Projects and interactive events. “The objective is to Develop and Empower Talent in Nigeria. Our…

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