Activist defeats Trump, Zuckerberg, Pelosi, others to claim Time Person of the year award





Tribune OnlineActivist defeats Trump, Zuckerberg, Pelosi, others to claim Time Person of the year award 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist, Greta Thunberg, has been named as Time’s Person of the year, becoming the youngest individual to receive the distinction in its 92-year of existence. The magazine revealed its choice on Wednesday, naming Thunberg as the …

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NYSC seeks synergy with FRSC over safety of corps members

Tribune OnlineNYSC seeks synergy with FRSC over safety of corps members The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has sought synergy with the Federal Road Safety Corps to ensure the safety of corps members during and after the festive season. The State Coordinator, NYSC Oyo State, Eniola Ambekemo made the request on Friday when she paid …

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Omisore condoles with Osun ex-Speaker, Adejare Bello, over mum’s death

Tribune OnlineOmisore condoles with Osun ex-Speaker, Adejare Bello, over mum’s death Former deputy governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has condoled with the family of the former speaker of the State, Hon Adejare Bello, on the death of his mother. Mrs Monilola Abeki Bello. In a condolence message issued by the governorship candidate of …

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Nigeria records N1.389trn trade surplus in 3 months ― NBS

Tribune OnlineNigeria records N1.389trn trade surplus in 3 months ― NBS Value of Nigeria’s total trade rose 6.8 per cent to N9,187.6billion in the third quarter of 2019 compared to the previous quarter according to details released by National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released on Friday. Export component amounting to N5.288 trillion was an increase …

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Malami elected as UNIDROIT chair, unveils action plan

Tribune OnlineMalami elected as UNIDROIT chair, unveils action plan The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has been unanimously elected as the Chairman of the 78th session of the General Assembly of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), an international organization that seeks to harmonize international …

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Breaking: Lagos Assembly screens 11 commissioner-nominees

Tribune OnlineBreaking: Lagos Assembly screens 11 commissioner-nominees The Lagos State House of Assembly has screened eleven commissioner-nominees for the Lagos State Executive Council, Lagos State Civil Service Commission and Lagos State House of Assembly Commission. Three nominees were screened for the Executive Council, five were screened for Lagos State Civil Service Commission and three for …

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Primate urges FG to review church marriage certificate law

Tribune OnlinePrimate urges FG to review church marriage certificate law The Primate of the Anglican Church in Nigeria, Nicholas Okoh in Lagos has urged the Federal Government to review its new law on church marriage certificate. The Primate made this known while speaking with journalists at the Centenary Celebration thanksgiving for the Diocese of Lagos …

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I am not under house arrest, says Oshiomhole, blames police for mayhem in Edo

Tribune OnlineI am not under house arrest, says Oshiomhole, blames police for mayhem in Edo The National Chairman of the ruling party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has denied being placed under house arrest by the police to prevent him from attending a reception for the Edo state governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in …

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Nigeria can feed other African countries through FG’s anchor borrowers’ programme ― Institute

Tribune OnlineNigeria can feed other African countries through FG’s anchor borrowers’ programme ― Institute President, Chartered Institute of Export and Commodity Brokers of Nigeria (CIECOBON), Dr Ayobami Omotoso has said that Nigeria will feed its citizens and other African countries with the Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) of the Federal Government. Omotoso said this during the …

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