Trade fair remains catalyst for national unity

Bolcit Barshep the Executive Director of Anista  Marketing and Events Limited  has said that Trade fairs has played a very important role in uniting Nigerians . She made this known during the opening ceremony of the Kwara state trade fair 2018 on Saturday, ROYAL NEWS reports. Bolcit said “I welcome you to the 7thkwara trade fair 2018 believing […]

Reps adopt 2 bills to prevent concession of Ajaokuta Steel

The House of Representatives on Wednesday adopted two bills seeking to prevent the concession of Ajaokuta steel company and to ensure its completion. The bills, each sponsored by 301 lawmakers, were introduced for first reading on Wednesday, March 21. The bills are: An act to provide for the Ajaokuta Steel Company completion fund and a […]

Afe Babalola decries dilapidated infrastructure in Nigerian schools

  Chief Afe Babalola, the Founder and Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, (ABUAD) Ado Ekiti, on Wednesday lamented the dilapidation of infrastructure in many Nigerian educational institutions. He expressed his displeasure during the 7th International Conference on Infrastructural Development in Africa (ICIDA), held in Lagos. Babalola was represented at the event by Prof. Adeolu Durotoye, […]

Saraki calls for review of Nigeria’s tax laws

The President of the Senate, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called for the urgent review of the nation’s tax laws, to achieve a more efficient and productive tax regime. Saraki gave the advice on Wednesday while inaugurating the Technical Committee on Reforming Nigeria’s Tax System at the National Assembly, Abuja. He said the Federal Government’s […]

NUJ to establish Television station

Plans are underway for the establishment of the Nigeria Union of JournalistsTelevision Station and accreditation of the International Institute of Journalism courses to award Higher National Diploma certificates. The National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Comrade AbdulWaheed Odusile disclosed this at a Special Congress of the Kwara State Council of the Union, held […]

BREAKING…. Kwara gets N3.56 billion as allocation for March

The Kwara State government has released its federal allocation figures for the month of March, 2018, ROYAL NEWS has gathered. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Permanent Secretary of the State Ministry of Finance, Mr. Benjamin Fatigun disclosed that the State government got a total of N3, 561, 553, 082.85 as allocation for March, […]

JUST IN… …Taraba CAN chairman crushed to death

The Taraba state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ben Ubeh, is dead,ROYAL NEWS has confirmed. The cleric’s untimely death occured after he was crushed by a truck transporting goods along Jalingo-Yola Expressway. It was gathered that the incident occurred in Zing community along the expressway on the morning of Sunday, March 25. […]

BREAKING…. UNILORIN gets new Registrar

The Governing Council of the University of Ilorin has approved the appointment of Dr. (Mrs.) Folaranmi Modupe Olowoleni as the new Registrar of the University. A statement by the Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs of the University, Mr. Kunle Akogun, disclosed that Dr. Olowoleni, who is currently a Deputy Registrar, will take over from the incumbent […]