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Obama Postpones DTV Conversion due to Consumer Concerns

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama signed S.352, a bill to postpone the DTV transition date to June 12th to allow for more time for the American consumers to prepare for the switch from analog television.   The President made the following statement with respect to the bill; “During these challenging …

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USA Vice President Joe Biden attends Security Conference in Germany

Vice President Joe Biden is expected in Germany to represent the United States and address the 45th Munich Conference on Security Policy, also known as the Wehrkunde Conference. General James L. Jones, Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, will also attend the conference.    The Munich Security Conference …

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President Obama participates in National Prayer Breakfast

Washington DC – President Barack Obama and Wife Michelle joined hundreds of International guests and members of congress at the 57th National Prayer breakfast which held at the Hilton Washington. National Prayer co – Chairs Vernon J. Ehlers and Heath Shuler hosted delegates from over 182 countries represented, half dozen …

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Nigerian finds cure for diabetes

Lagos – A Nigerian scientist, Dr. Louis Nelson, has finally found a cure for the dreaded diabetes disease which afflicts over 123 million sufferers all over the world. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Aliyu Idi Hong described as “epoch and historical” the production of AD1 by Nelson in …

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Average Nigerian is an Intellectual – Envoy

United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Miss Robin Renee Sanders, has said that about one million Nigerians were presently living in the United States and that the perceived image of the average Nigerian as a criminal was wrong. According to her, the strategic partnership between Nigeria and her country was of …

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House Applauds Voting by Nigerians in Diaspora, Parleys in Ireland

House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora has hailed the Federal High Court ruling which granted Nigerians abroad the rights to vote. In an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Sunday, Hon. Abike Dabiri Erewa, Chairman of the Committee, said the House was glad about the ruling. “The …

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University of Benin rated best in Nigeria

BENIN—University of Benin has been rated the best University in Nigeria by World Webometric Ranking of Universities just released. This is the second time the university has emerged as the best university in Nigeria within the last two years. UNIBEN was ranked 68 among African Universities, followed by Obafemi Awolowo …

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Stockbrokers woo FGN over falling stock market

The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has sent a position paper to the Federal Government urging the President Umaru Yar’Adua government to intervene in the persisting meltdown of the Nigerian stock market. The stockbrokers’ action is apparently informed by the persisting meltdown in the Nigerian stock market.   A source …

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