Nigeria Records 23 Fresh Coronavirus Cases ,Total Now 174
… as FG Told to Give N100, 000 Hazard Allowance to Health Workers The National Centre for Diseases Control (NCDC)  has said that  Nigeria has recorded another 23 fresh cases of the coronavirus disease . A breakdown showed that  Akwa Ibom State reported  five, the first for the oil... Read more
School Built by Kanwa Katsina Gets New Classrooms , other Facilities
  Kanwa Katsina, Alhaji Usman Kankara Bello       Communities of Ganzamawa in Ketare Distrtict of Kankara Local Government Area ,have expressed their appreciation to  the Community and Social Development Project (CSDP)  in Katsina, for the  approval of the agency, to construct additional classrooms, toilets and hand pumps... Read more
By Shola Fadeyi Reverend Father Joseph Akinlotan, Parish Priest, St Paul Catholic Church, Ibafo   As part of measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus, otherwise known as the  COVID-19 Pandemic, the Parish Priest of St Paul Catholic Church, Ibafo , Very Reverend Father Joseph  Akinlotan, has begun... Read more
Court Dismisses Tony Okoroji’s  Case Against NCC Director
An Ikeja High Court, presided over by Honourable Justice A. M. Lawal, in a ruling delivered on Wednesday, 25th March 2020 in Suit No. ID/ADR/2389/2019, has dismissed a case of defamation filed by Chief Tony Okoroji, the disputed Chairman of Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd/Gte (COSON) against Mr. Obi... Read more
Coronavirus :Adefuye Expresses Concern, Calls for Better Management
Senator Adefuye   A Third Republic Senator Anthony Adefuye has expressed concern over how the outbreak of the dreaded Coronavirus is being handled in the country, calling for a careful management of the pandemic  to stem the tide of what he called premature death-induced  carnage by fear. Adefuye argued... Read more
FG Pledges to Defeat COVID- 19 Says News of Buhari Coughing, on Ventilator Is Fake
              …As 65 Cases of COVID- 19 now Recorded in Nigeria        The Federal Government has promised to work with Nigerians  to  defeat the Coronavirus Pandemic, just as it said that  the news  that President Muhammadu Buhari has been coughing and... Read more
NCC ,DSS Clamp down on Illegal Broad Stations,Arrest Pirates
One of the illegal stations  closed down by NCC, DSS   Three broadcasting facilities engaged in pirating the broadcast signals of several right owners including  Star Times, Communications Trends Nigeria Limited (CTL) and MultiChoice Nigeria (MCN) have been closed down during joint enforcement operations carried out simultaneously by operatives... Read more
ASUU Faults Dr Babalakin over UNILAG Convocation Postponement
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)  of the  University of Lagos (UNILAG)  , has blamed  the Institution’s  Pro-  chancellor , Dr Wale Babalakin for  the indefinite  postponement of its  51st Convocation ,  earlier scheduled for 9th-12th of March , 2020, four days to its commencement. The Union  said... Read more
Coronavirus Impact Pushes Global Shipping Revenue Loss to $1.9 bn
The impact of the COVID-19 virus outbreak on container shipping continues to grow, albeit at a slower pace even as the Copenhagen-based Sea Intelligence  has said in its weekly analytical report, that a global volume loss, due to COVID-19 impact has reached 1.9 million TEU amid blanking of sailings... Read more
Renewed Anti- piracy Drive : Nigerian Publishers Back Copyright Commission
NCC DG, John Asein   The renewed strategic drive of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) in enforcing the copyright law for the benefit of the creative industries has been acknowledged and commended by the publishing industry. The Nigerian Publishers Association (NPA) in a commendation letter signed by its President,... Read more