Mark Zuckerberg visits Nigeria!

Founder of Facebook was in Lagos, Nigeria this afternoon. According to his Facebook Like Page, the journey is his first trip to Africa. Jungle Journalist reproduces his update here: Next stop: Lagos! This is my first trip to sub-Saharan Africa. I’ll be meeting with developers and entrepreneurs, and learning about the startup ecosystem in Nigeria. […]

Militants launch ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’, after FG launched ‘Crocodile Smile’

The Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate has launched ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’ as a counter to the army’s ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’ that began last weekend. Shortly after launching the operation, the militants blew up the Ogor-Oteri major delivery line operated by NNPC and Shoreline Petroleum in Delta state early this morning. They also served a notice […]

DELTA@25: 2nd Niger Bridge will open the SS/SE economic bloc, says Soludo *as Ukah hails Okowa for opening Delta to the world

Former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Professor Chukwuma Soludo has asked the Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency build the 2nd Niger Bridge as a critical area to developing the South-east, South-south Economic bloc to complement Lagos. Soludo said this in Asaba, during the Delta Silver Jubilee Economic Summit. In a keynote […]

Ikpeazu reduces tuition fees for Abians in ABSU

The Abia State Executive Council has approved #10,000 reduction of the Abia State University (ABSU), Uturu school fees for Abia indigenes in ABSU. Also approved is the immediate relocation of the Faculties of Law and Humanities to Umuahia while Faculty of Engineering is to be relocated to Aba. The Commissioner for Information, Culture and Strategy, […]