Kanwa Katsina , Alhaji Kankara Backs Awards for Journalists, Lauds Role of Radio
Kanwan Katsina, Alhaji Usman Bello Kankara, mni presenting certificate of award to one of the  most outstanding Radio Broadcasters in Katsina, during the World Radio Day organized by NUJ  Katsina State Chapter ,recently.     The Kanwa of Katsina, District Head of Ketare ,Alhaji Usman Bello Kankara has described... Read more
NCC, ICPC Collaborate on Intelligence Sharing to Combat Piracy , Corruption
 Chairman ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye (R) presenting a branded souvenir to DG NCC, Mr. John O. Asein while the Secretary to ICPC, Prof. Musa Usman Abubakar looks on, when the DG paid a courtesy visit to the Chairman at his office in Abuja recently.       The Independent... Read more
Customs, Copyright Commission Impound N20m Container Load of Pirated Books
Deputy Controller of Customs, Enforcement, Tin Can Ports Command, Mr. Dera Nnadi (M) examines  some samples of the seized pirated books with the Director, Public Affairs, NCC, Mr. Vincent A. Oyefeso (3 R), and other NCC and Ports officials along with media men at the Tin Can Ports, Apapa,... Read more
Coronavirus Cases on Japan Cruise Ship Rise to 355, Minister says
The number of people who have tested positive for the new coronavirus on a quarantined ship off Japan’s coast has risen to 355, the country’s health minister said Sunday. “So far, we have conducted tests for 1,219 individuals. Of those, 355 people tested positive. Of those, 73 individuals are... Read more
Amotekun: IGP Reaches Agreement with South West Govs
 The six South West governors under the aegis of South West Governors Forum, have forged an  agreement with  the Inspector General of Police ,Mohammed Adamu ,on the security outfit, Amotekun, created by the governors in the region,. This was the outcome of the stakeholders’ summit on community policing, involving... Read more
Dangote Retains Africa’s Richest Man Position – Forbes Magazine
Forbes magazine, in its annual ranking of the world’s billionaires released yesterday, showed that the President of Dangote Group, Aliko  Dangote is retaining the slot for the ninth consecutive year,  as the richest man in Africa ,with an estimated net worth of $10.1billion. The continent’s 20 billionaires are worth... Read more
Diamond Princess Coronavirus Infection Count Rises to 135
  Some 135 people traveling on board Diamond Princess cruise ship have been infected with the novel coronavirus, the latest update from the Japanese Ministry of Health shows. The ministry is continuing to conduct medical screening of the crew and personnel on board the ship,  quarantined in Yokohama, Japan,... Read more
Open Defecation: Katsina District Head, Alhaji Kankara Counsels Communities
Kanwa Katsina, Alhaji Kankara   Rural dwellers in Katsina State have been urged to avoid the habit of open defecation which is a major cause of diseases such as typhoid, tarcoma and diaorrhea  and  which  constitutes hazards to the environment. Kanwan Katsina and District Head of Ketare in the... Read more
Existence of WIPO Office In Nigeria  Will  Boost IP Development In Africa- NCC
Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr. John O. Asein (R), welcomes the Programme Officer of World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Office Nigeria, Mr. Tobi Moody, to the Commission’s Headquarters, Abuja .   Nigeria will benefit immensely from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) External Office, newly established in Nigeria,... Read more
Coronavirus: China’s Oil Demand Drops for 1st Time since 2009
The rippling effect of the spread of the coronavirus is being felt across the shipping markets, the tanker and cruise sectors being at the front line.   The impact of the virus outbreak is already being felt on oil markets as China, the world’s largest importer of oil, scrambles... Read more