Ben Goong Speaks About FG Ban on SS1,SS11 From WAEC, NECO External Exams

FG Bans SS1, SS2 From Taking NECO,WAEC The Federal Government has banned secondary school students that were not in terminal classes from applying and sitting for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination WASSCE, the National Examination Council,NECO and National Business and Technical Examinations Board,NABTEB across the country. In a statement by Director press, MinistryContinue reading “Ben Goong Speaks About FG Ban on SS1,SS11 From WAEC, NECO External Exams”

EU, UNICEF address mental health of 5,129 out-of-school children in Borno

UNICEF urges all sides to the conflict to protect children from the short- and long-term effects of conflict As children continue to bear the brunt of the 12-year conflict in north-east Nigeria, the European Union (EU) and UNICEF are working together to provide community-based psychosocial services aimed at improving children’s mental health. Through the EU-fundedContinue reading “EU, UNICEF address mental health of 5,129 out-of-school children in Borno”

76th UNGA: See Full Speech Of Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 76TH SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY Friday, 24TH SEPTEMBER, 2021 NEW YORK, USA Protocols: Mr. President, Let me, on behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, congratulate you on your well-deserved election as PresidentContinue reading “76th UNGA: See Full Speech Of Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari”

GBV, Workplace Harassment: Nigeria, International Labour Organisation Seek More Collaboration

The Nigerian Federal Government has called on stakeholders to collaborate with Government in the campaign against workplace harassment and violence in the country. A statement by The ministry’s spokesman, Charlse Akpan says The Minister for Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, made the call in Abuja, as he flagged off a two-day Stakeholders Sensitization Workshop onContinue reading “GBV, Workplace Harassment: Nigeria, International Labour Organisation Seek More Collaboration”

Ngige Dares State Governors, Asks Them To Stop Paying Foreign Doctors 5-times Higher Than Nigerian Doctors

Some states pay foreign doctors five times higher than Nigerian counterparts-Ngige The Minister of Labour and employment Senator Chris Ngige Thursday lamented that some states in Nigeria employ foreign doctors and pay them five times higher than they pay their Nigerian counterparts. This is contained in a statement by the deputy director of press, CharlseContinue reading “Ngige Dares State Governors, Asks Them To Stop Paying Foreign Doctors 5-times Higher Than Nigerian Doctors”

Death of Wife of Late June 12 Hero Kudirat Aka- Bashorun: Wabba, NLC Mourn

President of the Nigeria Labour Congress on behalf of himself and organised Labour, Dr Ayuba Wabba is morning the death of wife late June 12 hero and former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dipo Aka-Bashorun, Mrs Kudirat Aka- Bashorun See Full Text Press Release 24/09/21Mr Dipo Aka-Bashorun LETTER OF CONDOLENCEOn behalf of my familyContinue reading “Death of Wife of Late June 12 Hero Kudirat Aka- Bashorun: Wabba, NLC Mourn”

Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City – prediction, team news, lineups

One of the standout matches on the Premier League calendar will take place at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon, as early league leaders Chelsea welcome the reigning champions Manchester City. Chelsea top the table with 13 points to show from their opening five matches, while Man City occupy fifth, having collected 10 points from their first five league games ofContinue reading “Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City – prediction, team news, lineups”

Boxing: See Date, Time And Venue For Anthony Joshua’s Fight This Weekend

Anthony Joshua will face Oleksandr Usyk this Saturday night in a huge heavyweight title clash at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. AJ was expected to meet Tyson Fury to unite the heavyweight titles this summer but the ‘Gypsy King’ was ordered to pull out and take on Deontay Wilder in a trilogy clash instead. Joshua has hadContinue reading “Boxing: See Date, Time And Venue For Anthony Joshua’s Fight This Weekend”

NCDC September Update

The nigeria centre for disease control has confirmed 433 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; FCT-191Lagos-79Anambra-63Rivers-27Plateau-13Oyo-10Delta-9Ondo-8Edo-7Gombe-6Akwa Ibom-5Borno-5Ekiti-4Bayelsa-2Zamfara-2Enugu-1Kano-1 203,514 confirmed191,942 discharged2,668 deaths Today’s report includes: ✅ 0 cases Report from Nasarawa, Ogun, Osun and Sokoto States

Nigerian Army Condemns Video Showing Officer Dehumanising Female Corpe Member

The Nigerian Army (NA) has taken cognizance of a video clip currently making the rounds on the social media, where a female officer was seen dehumanizing a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Calabar, Cross River State. This act is not only condemnable, but unprofessional and against established precepts of discipline inContinue reading “Nigerian Army Condemns Video Showing Officer Dehumanising Female Corpe Member”

NCDC September Update

The Nigeria centre for disease control has confirmed 377 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-70FCT-67Kaduna-38Edo-36Rivers-28Delta-23Kwara-22Ondo-18Plateau-17Oyo-16Benue-12Ekiti-10Gombe-8Kano-7Imo-3Jigawa-2 203,081 confirmed191,601 discharged2,666 deaths Today’s report includes: ✅ Backlog of 2 confirmed case for Jigawa for 16th September 2021 ✅ 0 cases from Nasarawa, Ogun, Osun and Sokoto States

Police Rescue Female Student From Ritualist, Arrest Sespect Red-Handed

Activities of ritualists in Nigeria have come under serious attack following the charge to the police in crime fighting by Alkali Baba, the inspector General of Police And so, in what would have been the sad end of an undergraduate female Student of Niger Delta University, in Bayelsa State. Undergraduate, Deborah Emafridom has been foiledContinue reading “Police Rescue Female Student From Ritualist, Arrest Sespect Red-Handed”

Borno Governor Visits Former School, Suspends Entire Mgt, Following Absence in Unscheduled Visit

The entire management of the state-owned Ramat Polytechnic in Maiduguri has been suspended for six months.  This is on the heels of a surprised visit by Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum. The Governor was shocked to see that most of the laboratories were out of use, with some covered by cobwebs and rodents roaming around dueContinue reading “Borno Governor Visits Former School, Suspends Entire Mgt, Following Absence in Unscheduled Visit”

Academic Forgery: ICPC Arraigns Immigration Officer

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC),   has arraigned a retired Chief Superintendent of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Imam Aminu, for alleged forgery of academic certificates. In a statement, The Commission, in a 4-count charge brought before Justice A.O. Abang of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court 18, sitting inContinue reading “Academic Forgery: ICPC Arraigns Immigration Officer”

17 Oil wellS Ownership Tussle:Supreme Court fixes Nov.1 To Hear Suit on Rivers, Imo

The Supreme Court in Abuja has shifted the legal battle by Rivers and Imo states on ownership of 17 rich oil wells in their territories to November 1, 2021 for definite hearing. Justice Kudirat Kekere – Ekun set the stage for determination of the suit instituted by Rivers State against its Imo state counterpart shortlyContinue reading “17 Oil wellS Ownership Tussle:Supreme Court fixes Nov.1 To Hear Suit on Rivers, Imo”

W.E.B Du Bois: Ghana To Construct Multi Million Dollar Musuem

William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was an American sociologist, socialist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, author, writer and editor. The President Of Ghana, in West Africa,Nàna Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has began plans to construct a state-of-the-art museum complex honoring the legacy of world-renown black intellectual and civil rights pioneer Dr. W.E.B Du Bois as anContinue reading “W.E.B Du Bois: Ghana To Construct Multi Million Dollar Musuem”

UN General Assembly: President Buhari Strenghtens Ties With Burundi

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Nigeria’s continued support to the Government and People of Republic of Burundi. The President said this, Tuesday during a meeting with Burundi President Evariste Ndayishimiye on the sidelines of the 76th United Nations General Assembly holding in New York, United States of America. In the President’s words “…We will beContinue reading “UN General Assembly: President Buhari Strenghtens Ties With Burundi”