Tags: 2016

Judge’s Absence Stalls Ese Oruru’s Case

Aproko247 has learnt that the absence of the judge handling the trial of alleged abductor of 14-year-old Ese Oruru, Yunusa Dahiru, also known as Yellow, stalled it on Thursday, June 2, 2016. The matter is presently before Justice Aliya Nganjiwa of the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. Ese was allegedly kidnapped by Yunusa…

Obasa Wins Speaker of the Year Award

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa has been named Speaker of the Year during 19th City People Awards. The prestigious event took place at the Lekki Coliseum, Lekki, Lagos, on Sunday, May 29, 2016. Obasa was presented his award by the Ogun State Commissioner of Information, Dayo Adeneye, while Lagos Assembly…

A Call to Be ‘Fantastically Conceptual’, By Ibim Semenitari

A keynote address delivered by Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, Ag Managing Director Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, on the occasion of the 43rd Annual General Meeting of Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN), at Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Report, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on Friday, May 20, 2016 Honourable Minister for Information, Excellencies,…

Over 800k Jostle For 10k Police Job

More than 800,000 Nigerians applied for the advertised 10,000 jobs vacant in the Nigeria Police Force. This information was disclosed by the Police Service Commission, PSC, on Monday, May 2, 2016, in Abuja. A statement issued by Head, Press and Public Relations of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani, revealed that as at 1pm on Monday, about…

NDDC Boss Visits Dickson In Yenagoa

Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mrs Ibim Semenitari, on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, paid a courtesy call to the governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson at the Government House in Yenagoa, the state capital. During the visit, the energetic NDDC boss had talks with the governor on how to bring…

Senate Suspends Deliberations On 2016 Budget

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday deliberations on report of the 2016 Appropriations Bill presented today on the floor of the Senate by Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Danjuma Goje. The red chamber of the National Assembly majorly postponed the plenary to honour late Hon Musa Baba Onwana of Nasarawa/Toto…

A-Ibom Rerun: APC Candidate Dumps Party

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Saturday, March 12, 2016, Akwa Ibom State rerun poll, Victor Okon, has withdrawn from the race. Okon has also announced his resignation from the party barely 12 hours to the State House of Assembly rerun election. Addressing newsmen at a press conference on Friday in Uyo, Okon…

Those nursing the ambition of starting a career in music video directing, or those seeking to sharpen their knowledge in the profession will find this information very useful. A media production company that specialises in music videos, commercials and promos has announced the first ever Music Video Directors’ seminar in Lagos next month. The company, MKN,…

All Set For WCF Forum in Davos

Momentum is gradually gathering for the World’s biggest Communications Forum in Davos, Switzerland, from March 8-9, 2016. Communication professionals, CEOs, representatives of ministries, global media practitioners and some of the world’s most influential PR and marketing communications personalities will get together to discuss the key trends in the field of global communications at the WCF…