Press Releases

Airport COVID-19 testing lab from BGI safeguards Ethiopia-China Route

Fast and accurate testing labs at international terminals offer a new solution, as airports continue to be a focal point in the global spread of COVID-19 SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — From April to August, 2021, BGI’s COVID-19 testing lab has helped 5,500 Chinese travelers safely fly out of  the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. In April, BGI set […]


EFCC Arrests Five Suppliers of Suspected Adulterated Oil to a Multinational Company in Port Harcourt

Operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested five suppliers of suspected illegally- refined petroleum products to a multinational construction company in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. They were arrested on Wednesday September 1, 2021 at the premises of the company, around Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, […]


COVID-19: Edo receives additional 40,012 doses of Moderna vaccines

Edo State has received additional 40, 012 doses of Moderna vaccines from the Federal Government, as the state intensifies the second phase COVID-19 vaccination exercise to protect more Edo citizens from the deadly virus.   Executive Secretary of Edo State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (EDSPHCDA), Dr. Julie Erhabor, received the vaccines at the Benin Airport on Thursday.   […]


Nigeria shuts down all school in two states over rising abductions; more restrictions imposed

ABUJA, Four state governments in northern and central Nigeria have imposed a series of restrictions on residents in a bid to stop mass kidnappings and other violent crimes plaguing the region.   Gangs of criminals known locally as bandits have terrorized local communities for years, but security forces have recently struggled to contain worsening violence. […]


New law will make Nigeria’s petroleum industry attractive to investors

Nigeria’s journey to the Petroleum Industry Act started in 2000 under President Olusegun Obasanjo, who inaugurated an oil and gas sector reform implementation committee. The committee’s report formed the basis of the first Petroleum Industry Bill eight years later. It was submitted to the National Assembly but not passed. Nor was it passed under the next president, Goodluck Jonathan. […]


NITDA Trains 178 Children On Artificial Intelligence,Coding

The National Information Technology Development Agency ,NITDA, has trained 178 young kids on robotics, drones artificial intelligence, coding and other in a period of two weeks. The Director General NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa disclosed this  on Friday in Abuja during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program The programme was organized by the National Centre […]