SON storms Ojo Alaba Market with War Against Substandard Products

STANDARDS Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has taken its sensitisation against importation of substandard products to the popular Alaba International Market in Lagos.

Buy second hand tyre, prepare to die –merchants

NIGERIANS have been warned to  desist from patronsing traders on second hand tyres in view of the dangers involved.   ...

No unwholesome meat in Nnewi market – Butchers

RESIDENTS of Nnewi are apprehensive  of the rumours within the area that dead and sick cows are being sold to the public by...

Multiple taxations on private schools baseless – Nzekwu

CHAIRMAN, Anambra State Internal Revenue Service, (AIRS), David Nzekwu, has debunked allegations of multiple taxes on private schools as well as exposed the exploitative...

Death toll rises in Lagos gas fire

A CHILD simply identified as Favour was yesterday rescued alive from the rubbles of one of the collapsed buildings at the Abule Ado explosion...

Enugu Int’l Trade Fair begins amid hiccups

LACK of structures at the permanent site of the Enugu International Trade Fair like that of Kaduna and Lagos has attracted some level of...

Customs repartriates 160 illegal immigrants

No fewer than 160 illegal immigrants that entered Nigeria without valid documents have been repatriated, the Acting Coordinator of Border Drill Operation Sector 3,...

Ex-Oyo court registrar bags five yrs jail term for stealing

OYO State High Court has convicted an ex Oyo court registrar, Mutiat Adio, for stealing N22.3 million meant for Judicial Officers' Cooperative Society in...

Maritime practitioners embrace Blue Maritime, urge Lagos Governor to go beyond Ferry Services

MARITIME practitioner's, Violet Olaitan Williams, Sunday, made a critical appraisal of the Nigerian Maritime sector and concluded that a ‘Catch Them Young Programme’ was...

Customs impound 466 bags of foreign rice

WESTERN Marine Command, Nigeria Customs' anti-smuggling arm on Western waters and creeks recorded  unprecedented seizures of 466 bags of foreign rice and 272 cartons...

New Enugu Chamber of Commerce President seeks govt support

THE newly elected President of Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ECCIMA), Emeka Nwandu, has entreated the federal government to support in...

Govt to seal more shopping malls in Onitsha over tax evasion

ANAMBRA State Government has reiterated her readiness to capture and seal more shopping malls in Onitsha, for defying government directives in payment of taxes...

Anambra has fared well in tax payment – Nzekwu

ANAMBRA State’s administration is evolving in the right direction. Though taxing the informal sector has remained a challenge to many because of the number...

Customs money’ seizure and reward for excellence

THE news of the seizure of $8,065,612 cash by the officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA)...

Ekwegbalu urges traders to shun tussles

CHAIRMAN, Anambra State Amalgamated Traders Association (ASMATA), Ikechukwu Ekwegbalu has called on traders in Anambra State to learn to accept election outcomes, and shun...

Ebonyi relocates old Abakpa Market

EBONYI State Government, has finally relocated old Abakpa Market to new international market site and  also banned street/road trading along major roads in the...

Don’t come to camp with fake certificates – NYSC DG

THE National Youth Service Corps has warned Prospective Corps Members with fake credentials to stay off its orientation camps across the country as the...

FG, AKSG donate relief materials to Iwuokpom fishing settlement

RELIEF materials worth millions of naira have been donated by the Federal and Akwa Ibom State Governments to the 379 victims of Iwuokpom...

Jassy coaching present intensive training on shoe making

INTENSIVE Training on shoe making kicked off yesterday  in Awka, Anambra State, to train participants on making female, men shoes, slippers, belts, amongst...

Border Closure: Smugglers now use motorcycles, camels – Garba

NIGERIA Customs Service (NCS) has directed its enforcement officers across the nation's borders to close in on smugglers who now use bush paths, motorcycles...

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Ihiala celebrates New Yam Festival

THE traditional ruler of Ihiala,  Oluoha Thomas Obidiegwu has extolled Governor Willie Obiano and Anambra State  Commissioner Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr....

Nigerian Embassy in Swiss debunks calling police on Nigerians

THE Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has denied claims that the Nigerian Embassy in Switzerland called police on some Nigerians who were...

Oba pleads for completion of Umuoji-Oba -Akwu Ukwu Rd

OBA community in Idemili South Local Government Area has called on Anambra State Government to complete the construction of Umuoji-Oba -Akwu Ukwu...

Anambra marks Peace Day, attracts $4b investment

ANAMBRA State joined the rest of the world to commemorate the 2020 World Peace Day in Awka.    The...

Nkwelle-Ezunaka boils over hijacked constituency projects

THERE is  uneasy calm in Nkwelle-Ezunaka, in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State, sequel to alleged diversion of two constituency projects...

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