Organised labour in Niger State on Wednesday declared their support for the second term bid of Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello at next year general elections. The decision to this effect was conveyed to the governor in his office in Minna, by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Nigeria Pension […]

Gombe PDP Primary: Court Adjourns Hearing Until Nov. 28

Justice Nehezena Afolabi of the federal high court in Gombe has adjourned hearing on a suit filed by Rambi Ayala the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate of the Biliri East state assembly against PDP and Rabi Daniel to November 28. The PDP candidate is seeking an injunction to restrain PDP from substituting his name with […]

Nigerian Man Arrested in India for Duping People on Facebook

Two people, including a Nigerian national, have been arrested by police in Prayagraj, India on charges of online fraud. The accused used to befriend people and dupe them of their money via Facebook, said Naveen Tiwari, Senior Superintendent of Police. “We have received a diary from them in which it is written that they have […]

NEWSNDE Begins Training Of 50 Youths On Livestock Management, Crop Processing

No fewer than 50 youths are currently undergoing training on crop processing and livestock management, organized by the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Adamawa state The Acting State Coordinator of NDE in Adamawa, Mr Kenneth Maigida made this known Wednesday in a statement in Yola. Maigida said the trainees would under go two weeks […]

Children’s Rights: UNICEF Lights Abuja City Gate To Raise Awareness

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), yesterday light Abuja City Gate blue to draw attention to the need for government to renew its commitment to the realisation of children’s rights in Nigeria. Speaking at the event, UNICEF’s Chief of Communication in Nigeria, Eliana Drakopoulos, said “We are lighting up the Abuja City Gate blue as a […]

DSS: Suspected Boko Haram, Kidnapper`s Medic nabbed In Kaduna

The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested a suspected Boko Haram and kidnappers medic, Yusuf Salisu, aka Bala at Sabon Birni village, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Public Relations Officer of the service, Mr Peter Afunanya, said in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday that the suspect was arrested on Nov. […]

Youth Unemployment, Great Concern To Pmb – NDE Boss

The Director General (DG) of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Dr. Nasiru Arugungu has said that youth unemployment has been of great concern to President Muhammadu Buhari since he assumed office. Argungu stated this in an address he presented at the flag-off ceremony and orientation of the 2018 Environmental Beautification Training Scheme (EBTS) programme […]

Edo Hosts PMB, As President Commissions Edo-Azura Plant, Attends COAS Conference

Edo State Government will on Tuesday, November 27, host President Muhammadu Buhari, who will commission the Edo-Azura Power Plant and grace the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference, which is billed to hold in Benin City, the state capital. In a statement, Special Adviser to the Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, […]