Why Shell pulled out of the Cambo oilfield

Shell has scrapped plans to invest in Cambo, a proposed oilfield off the Shetland Islands. The fossil fuel supermajor has been shedding UK assets for a while. It sold a large refinery complex in Cheshire in 2011 and US$3.8 billion (£2.64 billion) of North Sea assets in 2017.   But the decision to pull out […]


Buhari lauds Afreximbank for Medical Centre of Excellence, pledges better health services

President Muhammadu Buhari says stronger partnership with the private sector will help in improving health facilities and access in the country, adding that a nation needs a healthy population to prosper.   The president stated this on Tuesday in Abuja at the virtual groundbreaking ceremony of African Medical Centre of Excellence (AMCE), a landmark hospital […]


Senate commits to combating cybercrime through legislations

The Senate has reiterated its commitment towards combating forms of cybercrime in the country through its strategic legislations and collaborations with stakeholders.   Senate President Ahmad Lawan made the commitment at the opening ceremony of the 2021 International Legislative-Stakeholders Conference on Digital Technology and Cybersecurity on Tuesday in Abuja.   Represented by Sen. Hassan Hadejia, […]


Alex Ekwueme University VC Tasks Youths On Fine Arts

The Vice-Chancellor of Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo AE-FUNAI Abakaliki, Professor Sunday Elom has called on students and youths to venture into fine and applied Arts as a way of improving their economy and that of the country.   Professor Elom, represented by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Administration, Professor Denis Ako stated this during […]



December 2021