May 2017 - Trends and Politics


Wednesday, 31 May 2017

CNN fires Kathy Griffin over controversial anti-Trump photo shoot

Huawei, Fortis Projects commission skill acquisition centre in Lagos

COAS receives reports from Board of Inquiry and Committee for Establishment of Army University

Broadband operators list threats to FG's broadband plans

Ericsson must deliver on potential, new investor warns

CCMON lauds FG over executive order on local content initiative

Indonesia seeks more crude oil from Nigeria

Second Term: PDP National Assembly caucus endorses Wike

APC did not conduct “Assessment Poll” on the Buhari Administration

Ericsson appoints in-house veteran as new CTO

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Membership of the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council inaugurated earlier today

Aisha Buhari travels to meet President Buhari in London

NSDP: Seatime training programme on course: DG NIMASA

Communications Minister commissions Nigerian Army Information and call centre

Ikoyi $43.4m: House Committee investigates NIA

EFCC re-arraigns ex-FCT Minister’s son for N1.2bn fraud

Condemned prisoners on the run recaptured

How low income earning Nigerians can own houses for N30, 000 monthly

Lagos school kidnap: Ensure their release or resign unconditionally, group tells Ambode

Osinbajo signs two new laws to ease access to credit for MSMES

2019: APC has no electoral value --- Wike

Newly acquired Nigerian Air Force MI-35m helicopter gunship records first hits in battle

Wike berates prominent indigenes without homes in Rivers

Monday, 29 May 2017

Rule of Law: NBA lambasts FG over continued detention of Dasuki, El-Zakzaky

No shootings in Aba, Umuahia and entire South Eastern region--Army

NAFOWA inaugurates skill acquisition programme in P/ Harcourt

Nigeria embraces preventive disaster management, NEMA

UI shut over students’ protest

33 Brigade gets new commander

State Viability Index: 36 States generate N801bn IGR against N2.6trn from FAAC

Democracy Day: Buhari has delivered on promises, says Ekiti APC

FOI: SERAP wins round one in battle over release of FG audited reports for 1999-2015

Police promote ACP, 6 CSPs in Lagos , intensify training on use of fire arms


Children's Day 2017: Ooni, wife host pupils, charge them to be obedient to parents

Sunday, 28 May 2017

Peter Obi, Femi Fani-Kayode, Rotimi Amaechi, Others to speak on Governance at the Nigerian Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders

3 macheted to death, one beheaded as rival militant gangs clash in Benue

Rivers Govt hands over Ecumenical Centre to CAN

APC in France lauds Amaechi’s strides in the transport sector

We are determined to meet expectations of Abuja residents -FCT Minister

B/Haram : Nani urges troops to maintain momentum

Rivers at 50: Rivers Got honours 127 distinguished personalities

Fayemi mourns passing of Col Inuwa Bawa, Ekiti State Pioneer MILAD

NAF holds base defence retreat, provides additional training facilities

Ekweremadu, Umahi beg Biafra agitators to shelve sit-at-home call

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Nnamdi Kanu meets with Jewish Synagogue members

Rivers will recover N13billion uncovered at an Ikoyi, Lagos, apartment — Wike

Okorocha rejects FG appointment of his daughter in school’s board

Ngige denies supporting marginalization of Ndigbo

I never supported marginalization of Ndigbo – Ngige

I never supported marginalization of Ndigbo – Ngige

I never supported marginalization of Ndigbo – Ngige

Nnamdi Kanu’s brother shows foreign journalist weapons made by Biafran engineers

Nnamdi Kanu’s brother shows foreign journalist weapons made by Biafran engineers