Niger state recruits fresh 2,500 teachers

tion Board, (NSUBEB) ,Alhaji Alhassan Muhammad Bawa who disclosed this during an interactive session with Journalists in Minna, Niger State yesterday also disclosed that the Board also received and expended the sum of Six Billion, Six hundred and Sixty-two million, Four hundred and seven naira, eleven kobo (N6,662,054,407:11k) on Education in the State in the […]

Buhari approves appointment of new aides for First Lady

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of new aides to the First Lady, Federal Republic of Nigeria. According to a statement by Suleiman Haruna, Director of Information to First Lady, those appointed are: 1) Dr. Mairo Almakura – Special Assistant on African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM) 2) Muhammed Albishir – Special Assistant on […]

BREAKING: Nigerian government deports 7 Koreans

Nigeria has deported seven Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) nationals from Nigeria for life. A statement by the spokesman of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Sunday James, disclosed that the deportation was effected by the Comptroller General of of the Service Muhammad Babandede. He gave the name of the affected persons as; Jo Sun […]

Agric reforms in W/Africa, Sahel wil curb insecurity – Group

By Angela Atabo The International Crisis Group, an independent non profit organisation, on Tuesday called for a reform in the agricultural sector in West Africa and the Sahel to address insecurity. Mr Nnamdi Obasi, the Senior Adviser of the group for Nigeria made the call in Abuja at the 2nd Abuja Dialogue with the theme […]

U.S. based NGO renovates borehole, school toilets, library

Isaac Aregbesola and Abimbola Shekoni Hope and Dreams Initiative, a U.S. based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has renovated toilets, hand washing station and library in Aleita Primary School, Abuja, to mark the 2019 Global Hand Washing Day. Mrs Nguzo Ogbodo, the President of the NGO, made this known during sensitisation programme organised by the organisation for seven […]

DPR seals gas plants, petrol stations in Ebonyi

By Emmanuel Acha The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Enugu Field Office, has sealed six Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plants and three petrol stations in Ebonyi in the last seven days. Mr Okechukwu Okoro, the Controller of the field office, which comprises Enugu and Ebonyi states, disclosed this on Wednesday in Enugu in an interview […]

Davido deposits N36m to purchase customised jewelry for Zlantan, Others

By Chinenye Offor Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer, David Adedeji Adeleke aka Davido, has deposited the sum of $100K (N36million) to purchase customised jewelry for Zlatan Ibile, Skibii and seven other members of his 30BG (30billion gang) The singer rewarded the Nigerian rapper, songwriter and dancer Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael aka Zlatan Ibile, who is […]

Buhari inaugurates 2020 Armed Forces Emblem

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated the 2020 Emblem Appeal Launch for the Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration with a donation of N10 million on behalf of the Federal Government. The president made the donation shortly before the commencement of the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. […]

6 Kidnapped Kuje residents rescued – Police, Community confirm

By Gami Tadanyigbe The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has confirmed the rescue of six out of the 10 persons abducted last week by unknown gunmen at Pegi and Dafara community in Kuje Area Council. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Anjuguri Manzahp, said in a statement in Abuja that a joint operation […]

NAHCON to introduce Hajj savings scheme

By Ahmed Ubandoma The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says  plans were on to introduce Hajj savings scheme for intending pilgrims. The Head of Public Affairs of NAHCON, Mrs Fatima Usara, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja. Usara explained that the  ideas was to […]