Virtuosi Media A feed for articles on web development en-us 2008 Virtuosi Media (Jane Doe) (John Doe) Tue, 08 Jul 2008 22:31:45 EDT Tue, 08 Jul 2008 22:31:45 EDT Web Development Virtuosi Media RSS Generator 60 Virtuosi Media 95 133 A web development resource center FG orders extra security as ISIS threatens attacks on commercial flights, airports The Federal Government has ordered extra security at its airports following the receipt of a fresh threat from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to attack commercial flights and bring “bloodshed to the skies.” The government upon the receipt of the airport attack threat issued by Al-Abd al-Faquir Media,... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST EMU leader, Arthur Nwankwo, declares: Nobody can stop Biafra Chancellor of Eastern Mandate Union (EMU), Dr. Arthur Nwankwo, has said no amount of force could suppress the Biafra spirit; the urge for self-determination by people of the South East of Nigeria.  However, Nwanwko lamented that the conditions that instigated the civil war between 1967 and 1970 are still as virulent... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Buhari rules out further meeting with nPDP President Muhammadu Buhari has declared never to discuss with aggrieved members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) that joined forces to form the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).  A top government functionary that pleaded for anonymity confirmed to journalists last night that the president, while calling the bluff of... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Pres. Buhari to sign 2018 Budget Wednesday President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday, June 20 sign the 2018 appropriation bill into law. The weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting for this Wednesday might also not hold due to the budget signing and Public holidays of Friday and Monday. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity,... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Ekweremadu accuses presidency of persecuting opposition The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government of allegedly persecuting opposition leaders and the leadership of National Assembly for political reasons ahead of the 2019 general elections.   Ekweremadu, who said this in Akure yesterday, alleged that the Executive arm of government was... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST 2019: Southern, M’Belt leaders demand INEC chairman’s removal …knock FG for shielding killer herdsmen The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum has expressed fear that the Independent National Electoral Commission may not deliver free and fair elections in 2019. It noted that “the bug of nepotism and sectionalism that this administration is renowned for has also eaten up the... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST 2019: INEC registering foreigners to vote next year – Southern, Middle Belt leaders The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum  has raised the alarm that  the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has  embarked on the registration of foreigners,  especially from Niger Republic,  to pave the way for electoral malpractices in 2019. The forum, which stated this in a communiqué made available to journalists on Sunday,... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST NAFDAC urges FG to establish institute for herbal medicine The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Sunday called on the Federal Government to establish a national institute for the promotion of herbal medicine in Nigeria. The Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof Moji Adeyeye made the call in an interview with a correspondent of the News Agency... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Central Bank governor dies of heart attack Sudan’s Central Bank Governor, Hazem Abdelqader, died of heart attack while on a visit to Turkey, his family and the Sudanese presidential palace said yesterday. Born in 1960, Abdelqader served in various departments at the apex bank from 1985 before he was appointed governor in December 2016. Family members said the... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST 2019: PDP denies demanding N12m from presidential aspirants The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that its guidelines for 2019 presidential primary election was not yet ready. The party disclosed this in a statement issued by its National Organising Secretary, Austin Akobundu, on Sunday in Abuja. Akobundu said that the clarification became necessary following a publication by a national... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Contempt: Court jails Uwazuruike one month The founder of MASSOB/BIM, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, has been sentenced to one month in prison by a judge of an Owerri high court in Imo State for disobeying the order of the court to appear before it in a case in which he is plaintiff.   Presiding Justice Kemakolam Ojiako made... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Power generation drops by 1,087.6MW over gas pipeline rupture A sudden collapse in power generation across six thermal stations has led to the loss of 1,087.6 mega watts (MW) of electricity from the national grid. The dip in power generation resulted from a gas pipeline rupture and other technical issues at Shell gas wells.   The Transmission Company of Nigeria... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST Rivers LG poll: PDP clears 23 council seats People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has cleared  the 23 chairmanship positions contested on Saturday in the the local government area election conducted by the state Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC).   RSIEC Chairman, Justice Chukwunenye Uriri (retd), declared the results yesterday, at about 8:00pm and declared that the exercise was free and fair.He... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PST