HOPE UZODIMMA

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State. astor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State.   Chairman of the APC Primary Election Committee and Imo State Governor, Senator HopeContinue Reading

The deal behind Smart School Policy

It hasn’t been easy, I became a co-operating member of Nigeria Society of Engineers in 2001 and to be elected a FELLOW is a very distinguished honor, it is not an easy thing at all. The Nigeria Society of engineers doesn’t elect anybody fellow just like that, so it isContinue Reading

AUTOMATED AND SEMI AUTOMATED HAND SANITIZER MANCHINE MANUFACTURED AT POLY NEKEDE, IMO STATE

In an interview session with Rev. Dr Micheal Arimanwa Rector of federal polytechnic nekede owerri Imo state on thursday 11th, June 2020 has announced the manufacturing of automated and semi-automated hand sanitizer due to the pandemic. he said: I studied engineering; my field is civil and structural engineering. My visionContinue Reading

INTERVIEW SESSION WITH REV. MICHEAL CHIDIEBERE, RECTOR OF FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC NEKEDE

THE PUBLISHER OF EVERGREEN NEWSPAPER AND ONLINE MEDIA, REV. ENGR. EMMANUEL NWAEZE, ACCOMPANIED BY REGIONAL EDITOR, DR KELLY IHETU, NEWS EDITOR MBAOMA CHISOM, AND CHIEF SECRETARY SUSSAN OGADINMA WITH CREW MEMBERS VISITED REV. ENGINEER, DR MICHEAL CHIDIEBERE ARIMANWA (RECTOR OF FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC NEKEDE IMO STATE) AT HIS OFFICE, AT 12:00Continue Reading

okorocha

Former governor of Imo state, Senator Rochas Okorocha has challenged the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to publish details of the bank accounts where it recovered from him (Okorocha) N7.9 billion. Okorocha who is representing Imo West senatorial district, in a statement in Owerri, through his Special Adviser on Media,Continue Reading

Gbajabiamila

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, insisted yesterday that estimated bills imposed on electricity consumers in the country by distribution companies remained unacceptable. He also inaugurated the House ad-hoc Committee on Power Sector Reforms, and charged it with the responsibility of undertaking a holistic review of the powerContinue Reading

imo

  Imo State House of Assembly Speaker, Mr Chiji Collins, has revealed in a statement on Thursday, May 21 that it was necessary for the house to make a huge sacrifice of approving the bill which will stop former speakers and ex-governors from receiving pensions and other entitlement for the benefit andContinue Reading

COVID

  Nigeria has recorded 226 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 6,401. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this late on Tuesday. According to the agency, of the 226 new cases, 131 are in Lagos, 25 are in Ogun, while 15Continue Reading

Reps

  Updated May 12, 2020   Some members of the House of Representatives during plenary on April 28, 2020. Photo: Twitter- @HouseNGR Members of the House of Representatives have called on the Federal Government to intervene and immediately halt the repatriation of the Almajiri children to their states of origin.Continue Reading

Nigerian

  NIGERIA’S E  Channels Telev One hundred and sixty Nigerians who were stranded in the United States following the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown have returned to the country. A plane carrying the returnees arrived on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The Boeing 787 EthiopianContinue Reading

kalu

  Mr Abiodun Owonikoko, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), yesterday said that the Supreme Court lawfully quashed the conviction and 12-year imprisonment of former Abia State Governor, Dr Orji Uzor-Kalu. Owonikoko, while reacting to the judgment of the apex court, said the Federal High Court in Lagos which lastContinue Reading

abia

    The Abia State government has ordered the arrest and prosecution of residents who go out of their houses without wearing face masks. It also said it would dethrone traditional rulers and village heads of boundary communities in the state who grant entry to vehicles and persons from neighbouringContinue Reading

SOUTH KOREA

  South Korea returned largely to normal Wednesday as workers went back to offices, and museums and libraries reopened under eased social distancing rules after new coronavirus cases dropped to a trickle. The South endured one of the worst early outbreaks of the disease outside China and while it neverContinue Reading

Senate

  The Senate has begun probe on the present status of 5th Generation (5G) network in Nigeria. The Senate has mandated its Committees on Communications, Health, Science and Technology and ICT and Cyber Crimes to conduct a thorough investigation to determine the status of 5G Network in Nigeria and itsContinue Reading

Hope

Denies Impounding Vehicles Conveying Beverages In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Imo State, Governor Hope Uzodimma has directed the release 36 inmates in various Correctional Service centres in the state. The governor has also directed the state’s acting Chief Judge, Ijeoma Agugua, to commence accelerated trials andContinue Reading

The Kaduna State Government has extended the COVID-19 lockdown by thirty days.  Governor Nasir El-Rufai disclosed this via a Twitter thread on Sunday evening. The governor’s statement as posted on Twitter reads: KADUNA UPDATE: Malam Nasir elrufia has extended the quarantine orders in the state for another 30 days, effective from 26thContinue Reading

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday said Imo State has recorded its first case of coronavirus (COVID-19). The centre also said that Nigeria recorded 87 new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday including the one recorded in Imo state, a development which has taken the number of activeContinue Reading

police

Details have emerged of how Francis Bissong, a deputy commissioner police in charge of zonal criminal investigation department Edo state died of COVID-19 -The Edo state commissioner of information, Patrick Okundia, had earlier announced the death of Bissong but he did not go into details – However, Paul Yakadi, anContinue Reading

maskface

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said the use of face masks is to help those who are asymptomatic from spreading COVID-19. In a tweet on its handle, Thursday, the NCDC, shared the guideline on the use of face masks. “This provides guidance on the effective use ofContinue Reading

chikwe

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Mr Chikwe Ihekweazu, has explained why the agency is not doing door to door testing for the COVID-19. According to him, door-to-door testing is currently not a realistic strategy for the over 200 million Nigerians in the country. The strategy,Continue Reading

rochas

  The Senator representing Imo West senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, handed over thousands of food items as palliatives to twelve local government areas in his senatorial district. Okorocha through his Special Adviser on Media, Sam Onwuemeodo, said that the palliatives were only for the vulnerables in Imo West senatorialContinue Reading

soldiers

  Nigerian soldiers reportedly clashed with some angry mobs in Mgbala Agwa community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo state following a breach of an agreement by oil companies operating in the community. According to the report, the chaos started after some oil companies operating in the Mgbala community refused toContinue Reading

EMEKA AND HOPE

  Imo State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused Governor Hope Uzodinma of looking for the legitimacy that has eluded him since he stole the mandate given the party and has been spreading falsehood against his predecessor, Emeka Ihedioha, and the seven-month administration that many still remember with some nostalgia.Continue Reading

ASUU

Members of the Owerri žone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has donated cartons of alcohol-based hand sanitisers to the Imo State government for onward transmission to the communities in the state to fight and prevent the transmission of the novel Coronavirus (COVID- 19) pandemic in the state.Continue Reading

SADIYA

The Federal Government is set to expand the social register for palliative distribution by employing digital models including the use of Bank Verification Number (BVN). The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Sadiya Farouq disclosed this on Tuesday in Abuja, while responding to questions at Presidential Task Force briefingContinue Reading

osagie Ehanire

on Friday, Nigeria’s health minister, Osagie Ehanire, joined other members of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 to provide updates on steps the country is taking to combat the pandemic. Below are the six most important things he said: 1. Number of cases will continue to increase Nigeria is nowhereContinue Reading

hope

By  ogadimma sussan,in owerri ,IMO STATE. Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State  has given a herculean task to  Chuck Chukuemeka, the new commissioner of finance, to  bring  out  all that is in his arsenal  and work towards a sharp spike in the state’s internally generated revenue (IGR). The work is seenContinue Reading

coronavirus

Nigeria coronavirus update at 12:00 WAT on Tuesday 21 April 2020. According to the latest figures published by Johns Hopkins University, 2,494,915 cases have been detected worldwide, with 171,249 deaths and 658,009 people now recovered. In Nigeria, NCDC  has recorded over 665 cases, with 22 deaths and 188 people recovering from the virus.

simi

Singer and creative songwriter, Simi Ogunleye has dropped the visuals to her recently released single ‘Duduke.’ In the video, which was shot by the beach, Simi flaunted her beautiful baby bump revealing that she is heavily pregnant. The 32-year-old songster had previously released the audio of the song, Duduke, whichContinue Reading

. Nicholas st

One of the largest private hospitals in Lagos, St. Nicholas, has shut down its Lagos Island branch. In a statement signed by its clinical director, Ebun Bamgboye, the hospital said the decision was as a result of exposure to COVID-19. The hospital also said it has contacted the Nigeria CentreContinue Reading

bokoharam

Troops of the Nigerian Army’s Operation Lafiya Dole have again overpowered the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists who were attempting to attack Geidam in Yobe State on Monday afternoon. This development is coming less than 48 hours after the troops dealt another deadly blow to the terrorists killing over 100 of themContinue Reading

UK

The number of people in Britain who have died in hospital from coronavirus has risen by 888 to 15,464, according to daily health ministry figures on Saturday. “As of 5:00 pm on 17 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus, 15,464 have sadly died,” the ministryContinue Reading

corona virus

The Federal Ministry of Health has not accredited any private hospital to treat COVID-19 patients. Health Minister, Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this on Friday during the briefing by Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja. The Minister noted that although some private hospitals have shown interest to treat the virus,Continue Reading

NCDC BOSS

 Chikwe Ihekweazu believes every state in Nigeria will have its share of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Director-General stated this during his appearance on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily. He stressed that the Nigerian government was making efforts to curb the further spread of the disease,Continue Reading

Jumia

…running parallel with Stay Safe Campaign to Distribute Hygiene Products, Groceries, Home Essentials Jumia Nigeria has announced a price slash offer for customers in its upcoming Tech Week campaign which is scheduled to run from March 23rd to the 29th. The campaign will run in parallel with its Stay SafeContinue Reading

STALLION TO UNVEIL NIGERIA’S FIRST ELECTRICAL CAR ON MARCH 20,

CLIMATE change is for real. The changes in world temperature and weather patterns seen today are brought on by human exercise. They’re taking place much faster than the natural climate variations of the previous. World over, industries have began recognizing this and are making the change in the direction of sustainableContinue Reading

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Ladies Lead the Approach for NASA’s House Launch System Rocket Program The 4 ladies in control of the trouble to construct and take a look at the 212-foot-tall rocket stage that can allow NASA’s first Artemis mission to the Moon watch as the primary accomplished core stage for NASA’s House Launch System Program rollsContinue Reading

INSURANCE: PURPOSES, FUNCTIONS,INSURANCE POLICY, BENEFITS AND DISADVANTAGES OF INSURANCE

PURPOSE OF INSURANCE The principal goal of an insurance coverage firm is to offer insurance coverage. And the financial goal of insurance coverage is threat administration. An insurance coverage contract, ideally, transfers threat from the comparatively risk-averse (the insured) to the comparatively risk-tolerant (the insurer). Insurance coverage Retains Commerce Transferring within the days after the 9/11 assaults, there have beenContinue Reading

Twitter is Wall Street's favorite social media stock

Twitter’s choice to not settle for adverts from politicians — regardless that the social media platform is used incessantly by President Donald Trump and the Democratic presidential contenders — seems to be paying dividends. Shares of Twitter (TWTR) are up practically 20% thus far in 2020. That is properly forward of the featuresContinue Reading

CBN, BANKS REJIG AGRIC SCHEME IN ENUGU

The Central Financial institution of Nigeria is partnering with deposit money banks and micro finance banks to boost its Agricultural Credit score Assure Scheme (ACGS) in Enugu State. Speaking all through a gathering organized with banks on Thursday, the department controller, CBN, Enugu, Mr Chiedozie Emmanuel Okonjo, said apex monetary establishmentContinue Reading

CONTACT CENTER SERVICE SUPPLIERS COMPETE OVER AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES TO ACQUIRE COMPETITIVE EDGE IN LATIN AMERICA

SANTA CLARA, Calif., and Feb. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Contact Middle Outsourcing Suppliers Market in Latin America and the Caribbean is predicted to generate revenues of over $12.6 billion by 2024. As purchasers perceive that purchaser experience is becoming the primary problem impacting purchaser loyalty and the necessary factor differentiator deciding its enterprise future, energetic contact coronary heart service suppliersContinue Reading

Woman plays violin while surgeons remove tumour from her brain

A patient at a British hospital played Mahler and Gershwin on the violin while a tumour was removed from her brain so that surgeons could preserve her ability to play music and her 40-year passion for the instrument. Dagmar Turner, 53, a former management consultant from the Isle of Wight,Continue Reading

FORGE announces investment from Shell Ventures and Valent Low-Carbon Technologies

Clear innovation FORGE’s protected Lipid-to-Hydrocarbon (LTH) innovation makes sustainable fly gasoline, diesel and naphtha from squander fat and oils. Style’s sustainable diesel and fly fills are extra distinguished than 90 % much less carbon severe than fossil-based diesel. They’re inexpensive to create than customary inexhaustible diesel and are ‘drop-in’ ready,Continue Reading

DOE INVESTS $74M IN CONSTRUCTING AND BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will award $74 million to 63 chosen initiatives to analysis, develop, and check energy-efficient and flexible constructing technologies, systems, and construction practices to enhance the vitality efficiency of the nation’s buildings and electrical grid. Awardees embody Nationwide Laboratories, universities, small companies, and business companions.Continue Reading

The Nigerian Electrical energy Regulatory Fee (NERC) has warned electrical power prospects in Nigeria in opposition to searching for companies for the Electrical energy Distribution Firms DISCOs. In a press release obtained by Sweetcrude, NERC, mentioned: “The eye of the Nigerian Electrical energy Regulatory Fee (NERC) has been drawn toContinue Reading

The Nigerian Content material Improvement and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has talked about it has entered right into a partnership with Rungas Prime Industries restricted to determine a 00,000 cooking fuel cylinders yearly manufacturing plant in Polakun Bayelsa State. In a press launch in Abuja, Govt secretary of the NCDMB, Mr.Continue Reading

ABSENCE OF METERS, SYSTEM LOSSES, OTHERS AFFECT NIGERIA'S POWER SECTOR – NERC

The Nigerians Electrical energy Regulatory Fee, NERC, has uncovered that quite a few points, together with the absence of meters, framework misfortunes, basis misalignment, regardless of every part affect the nation’s affect half. In his ongoing introduction in Abuja, Nigeria, the director, Prof. James A. Momoh, mentioned “The World isContinue Reading

POOR REGULATORY FRAMEWORK, OBSOLETE INFRASTRUCTURE THREATEN POWER SUPPL – INVESTIGATION

Nigeria might not accomplish the a lot anticipated commonplace power provide within the closest future because the half is correct now affected by poor administrative construction, frail and outdated appropriation basis and technique irregularity, Sweetcrude Investigation appeared. Totally different difficulties are impaired’ administrative, transmission and dissemination frail and outdated framework,Continue Reading

NAGAFF CALLS ON CBN TO REVIEW POLICIES ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE

In a bid to fast track trade facilitation in line with international standards, the national association of government approved freight for-warders, NAGAFF, has appealed to the central bank of Nigeria to revisit their policy guiding international trade. Disclosing this to vanguard maritime report, the president of the association, increase Uche,Continue Reading

ELECTRIC CARS

Uber has marked an arrangement with Nissan to give 2,000 of the Japanese automaker’s everything electric Leaf vehicles for drivers in London, as a major aspect of an offer to decrease air contamination. The ride-sharing firm at present needs to go completely electric in the Capital by 2025, which wouldContinue Reading

TELECOM INDUSTRIES EARN BILLION

  However, the drop in quality of telephony services in 2019, telecommunication operators, especially Mobile Network Operators [MNOs] earned about 2.78tr from airtime sales and other internet services. The Guardians investigations showed that the 2019 earnings fell by about N370b compared to the N3.150b the major operators including MTN, Globacom,Continue Reading

OXFORD DICTIONARY ADDS 29 NIGERIAN WORDS IN LATEST JANUARY 2020 UPDATE.

Nigerians have made, and are continuing to make, a unique and distinctive contribution to English as a global language. We highlight their contributions in this month’s update of the Oxford English Dictionary, as a number of Nigerian English words make it into the dictionary for the first time. The majorityContinue Reading

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

The Board has selected 24 researchers from the academia and industry into seven subject matter areas and grouped into research clusters to carry out topical researchers which will be funded by the board. The award for the first tranche of the fund has commenced. Center Of Excellence (CoE) The boardContinue Reading

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Revised R&D Guidelines A review committee of stakeholders (NNPC R&D, PETAN, PTDF, OPTS/PCTS) in the industry was set up 2012 for revision of R&D Guidelines to include among other requirements for common Industry R&D initiatives and activities, the funding mechanism and governing structure. The revised guideline is awaiting adoption andContinue Reading

These suits essentially act as personal space crafts, and they have one very important job: to keep humans alive. A tall order in places quite different from the atmosphere here on earth. Let’s begin with a little overview from WIRED that brings us from the first space suits that wereContinue Reading

Liesl, why are you being so cryptic? Okay, fine, I was trying to build dramatic tension to lead us up to the topic we are exploring today; the future of advanced technology using fish scales to power electronics. Yes, fish scales could help power a very near future! For moreContinue Reading