MAKING HISTORY: Lekki Deep Sea Port Welcomes First Ship!

History was made on Friday 01 July 2022, when the first ship to ever berth at the new Lekki Deep Seaport arrived. The vessel “ZHEN HUA 28,” left Shanghai, China, on 17 May 2022, and arrived at Lekki Deep Sea Port at 13:29 hours Nigerian time on Friday 01 July 2022. ZHEN HUA 28 deliveredContinue reading “MAKING HISTORY: Lekki Deep Sea Port Welcomes First Ship!”

TAXATION: FG To Tax Shisha N3,000 Per Litre

The Federal Government has effected a new Cigarette Tax regime that has increased the price for a pack of 20 cigarettes to N80 from N58 while shisha will be taxed at N3,000 per litre. This was announced by the Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, on Tuesday 28 June 2022 at the launch ofContinue reading “TAXATION: FG To Tax Shisha N3,000 Per Litre”

ODD NEWS: Kaduna Communities Pay Terrorists N400m To Stop Attacks

Agrarian communities in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State are reported to have paid N400m to terrorists, to enable them go to their farms. A community leader from the Birnin Gwari Emirate Council, Alhaji Zubairu Abdulra’uf, stated this on Thursday 30 June 2022 while speaking with the Kaduna State Media Corporation. He saidContinue reading “ODD NEWS: Kaduna Communities Pay Terrorists N400m To Stop Attacks”

FOOD SAFETY ALERT! FG Warns Nigerians Against Fried Foods

The Federal Government of Nigeria has cautioned citizens against some food vendors discovered to be using transformer oil to fry foods for sale to the public. Mr Babajide Alloy, a consultant with the Federal Ministry of Environment, said on Tuesday 21 June22 that some food vendors are using polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), also known as TransformerContinue reading “FOOD SAFETY ALERT! FG Warns Nigerians Against Fried Foods”

CRIME: Interpol Recovers Vehicles Stolen From Nigeria In Niger Republic

The International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) has recovered 3 vehicles that were stolen from Nigeria in Niger Republic. This was announced by the Nigeria Police Public Relations Officer, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Olumuyiwa Adejobi. The recovered vehicles are a Toyota Camry with Chassis No. 4T1BE46K47U673141, a Mercedes Benz 2012 550GL with Chassis No. JGBF8GE8CA762560,Continue reading “CRIME: Interpol Recovers Vehicles Stolen From Nigeria In Niger Republic”

DID YOU KNOW? NIGERIA FACTS: Over 500 Indigenous Languages Are Spoken Throughout The Country

Nigeria has more than 517 established indigenous languages. It is the 3rd most linguistically diverse country in the world, after Papua New Guinea (840 languages) and India (707). The major native languages in Nigeria are Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulfulde, Ijaw, Edo, Ibibio, Karai-Karai, Kupa, Kanuri, Tiv, Idoma, Igala, and Nupe.