Buhari Meets NMA Over Doctors Strike, Says Wrong Time For Any Health Worker To Down Tool

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on health workers to return to their duty posts, urging others contemplating strikes to opt for settlement of issues by negotiation, no matter how long it takes. Roll SSD: The President made call when he received members of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) at the Presidential Villa Abuja. He saidContinue reading “Buhari Meets NMA Over Doctors Strike, Says Wrong Time For Any Health Worker To Down Tool”

Insecurity: Katsina Government shuts down telecomms services in 13 LGAs

Katsina state government has confirmed that, Telecommunication services have been shut down in 13 out of the 34 Local Government Areas in efforts to wipe out bandits. The Special Adviser on security matters to the state Governor, Ibrahim Katsina confirmed the development to newsmen. The affected Local Government Areas are Sabuwa, Faskari, Dandume, Batsari, Danmusa,Continue reading “Insecurity: Katsina Government shuts down telecomms services in 13 LGAs”

VAT: After Wike Won FIRS in Court, Lagos State Begin Process To Sign Law

After Rivers state Government won the case against The Federal Inland Revenue service, FIRS on Value Added Tax collection, Lagos State has immediately followed moves to collect VAT. At the plenary on Thursday, the Lagos State House of Assembly passed the Value Added Tax,VAT. In a unanimous decision, the lawmakers also passed a bill prohibitingContinue reading “VAT: After Wike Won FIRS in Court, Lagos State Begin Process To Sign Law”

Breaking: Coup: ECOWAS Suspends Guinea Military Junta

The Authority of The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, has suspended Guinea from all ECOWAS governing bodies with immediateeffect. The Body is immediately dispatching a high-level ECOWAS mission to Guinea to assessthe situationand review the situation in light of developments in theWest African country. This is contained in theFINAL COMMUNIQUE ISSUED at endContinue reading “Breaking: Coup: ECOWAS Suspends Guinea Military Junta”

NCDC Update September

The Nigeria centre for disease control has confirmed 559 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-232Rivers-83Enugu-66Oyo-28Kaduna-25FCT-24Delta-22Akwa Ibom-19Kwara-18Ekiti-13Bayelsa-9Cross River-9Ogun-6Kano-3Gombe-2 197,046 confirmed185,379 discharged2,578 deaths

Oloyede Replies El-rufai Over “Preferential Scores” Comments

The joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said it does not award “preferential cut-off marks” to students who sit the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination from the northern part of the country. The board also said the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, was wrong in saying that UTME candidates of northern extraction enjoyed special privileges orContinue reading “Oloyede Replies El-rufai Over “Preferential Scores” Comments”

More Parastatals Get New Bosses in Ministry Of Education As Pres.Buhari Approves Appointments, Reappointment.

In continuation of efforts to strengthen the delivery machinery ofprogrammes in the education sector, President Muhammadu Buhari hasapproved the appointment of new Chief Executives for someAgencies. A statement signed by Director of press in the Federal ministry of Education, Ben Ben Goong Says Professor Akpama Simon ibor, appointed as Executive Secretary, NationalCommission For Mass Literacy,Continue reading “More Parastatals Get New Bosses in Ministry Of Education As Pres.Buhari Approves Appointments, Reappointment.”

Super Eagles Great,Jay Jay Okocha, Amunike Named in Arsene Wenger-led FIFA Technical Group

FIFA has named former Super Eagles stars Austin Okocha and Emmanuel Amuneke in a freshly-constituted Technical Advisory Group that will consult for FIFA on the future of men’s football. The prestigious panel is comprised of 38 legendary players and coaches from the world’s six continents. Okocha and Amuneke headline six African greats that also includeContinue reading “Super Eagles Great,Jay Jay Okocha, Amunike Named in Arsene Wenger-led FIFA Technical Group”

WAEC/NECO Fees: Lawmakers Summon Education Commissioner Of Exhorbutant Charges

Niger State House of Assembly summon the Commissioner For Education and Director-General Private Schools Board over exorbitant WAEC and NECO Fess The Commissioner For Education in Niger State, Hannatu Salihu and the Director-General, Private Schools Board have been summoned by members of the House of Assembly to appear before them to explain why private schoolsContinue reading “WAEC/NECO Fees: Lawmakers Summon Education Commissioner Of Exhorbutant Charges”

Russian Emergencies Minister, Yevgeny Zinichev Dies on Arctic drill

Russia’s Emergencies Minister Yevgeny Zinichev has died in an accident during a big Arctic civil defence exercise. The ministry said Zinichev, 55, had died in the Norilsk area while trying to save someone’s life. A cameraman had fallen off a cliff during an interview, according to Margarita Simonyan, the head of Russian broadcaster RT. “HeContinue reading “Russian Emergencies Minister, Yevgeny Zinichev Dies on Arctic drill”

Humanitarian Minister’s Nominee Fatima Waziri-Azi Appointed NAPTIP D.G,By Buhari

Confusion may be at the National Agency For Yhe Prohibition of Trafficking persons As President Muhammadu Buhari approve the appointment of Fatima Waziri- Azi, as Director General barely Months Okah Donli’s Successor was appointed. Waziri-Azi’s appointment is sequel to a recommendation of the Hon. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya UmarContinue reading “Humanitarian Minister’s Nominee Fatima Waziri-Azi Appointed NAPTIP D.G,By Buhari”

Top Ranking Civil Servant Reportedly Commits Suicide in Abuja

An assistant director of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Mr Christopher Orji, has reportedly committed suicide in Abuja.Orji’s lifeless body was reportedly found dangling with a rope tied to a ceiling fan at his residence at Federal Housing Authority Estate, Lugbe, Abuja, at about 4pm on August 30. Sources within NABDA told Daily TrustContinue reading “Top Ranking Civil Servant Reportedly Commits Suicide in Abuja”

Anti-Grazing Law: Ondo Governor Carpets Miyetti Allah’s Showdown Threat, Says No Going Back…

Barely one week after the Fulani Socio-cultural group promised a Showdown with states who are implementing the Atiopen grazing law, the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has condemned the leadership of Miyetti Allah cattle breeders for asking the federal government and National Assembly to stop implementation of the law enacted in the state. Dr. DominicContinue reading “Anti-Grazing Law: Ondo Governor Carpets Miyetti Allah’s Showdown Threat, Says No Going Back…”

Plateau Killings: The Progressive Ambassadors Of Nigeria Raises Concerns, Calls For State Of Emergency

Killings in Plateau State, North Central Nigeria, has remained unabated and one group is calling for a state of emergency. Find statement PRESS STATEMENT ON THE INSECURITY IN NIGERIA AND THE INCESSANT MASSACRE OF PEOPLE IN KADUNA, PLATEAU, ZAMFARA, KATSINA AND NIGER STATES ISSUED THIS 8TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2021 The Progressive Ambassadors of NigeriaContinue reading “Plateau Killings: The Progressive Ambassadors Of Nigeria Raises Concerns, Calls For State Of Emergency”