17-Year-Old Girl Who Got A1 In All Subjects In WAEC Dies

Chisom, a 17-year-old girl who got A’s in the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), has lost her life. It was learnt that Chisom got 7 A1s, and emerged the best student from her school, Graceland college in Enugu last year. She won many awards in her school, and now death has caught short the life of this Young girl. According to a Facebook user, Michael Okoli who shared that sad news on the platform, Chisom died following a sickness which started off as a leg pain, but became severe over the year. The father of the girl who is a Professor, shared a very touching story of how his daughter died on Facebook. According to what he posted, the young girl started complaining of having a pain in the leg and just like every father that desires the best for their child, he decided to fly her to South Africa because he didn’t have trust in the medical system of this country. “At first, they were happy with her recovery rate, but they never knew it was going to end lik

Port Harcourt Airport To Be Rehabilitated

The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has disclosed thaat the Federal Government will rehabilitate the international wing of the Port Harcourt Airport with N1.685 billion. 

Sirika told State House correspondents that the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the contract which was awarded to Messers Entaba.

He said the council also approved the contract for the refurbishment......
of the airport terminal building, phase II domestic wing, from N746,830,782.12 to N1,411,662,855.67. 

He said the projects were captured in the 2016 and 2017 budgets, assuring that they would be completed very soon as the Port Harcourt Airport “has been tagged the worst airport in the world, but by the grace of God and the wisdom of council, it will be completed.” 

He said the government was addressing as airport security and safety, adding a stakeholders’ meeting would hold by the end of this month. The minister also stated that the FEC approved the bilateral agreement against double taxation with Kenya. He added that the council also approved the ratification of the Climate Change Paris Agreement.