#News Summary 2nd November2016,Pres Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders

 

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 President Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders

Critical Stakeholders In The Oil Producing Areas Of The Country Under The Auspices Of Pan Niger Delta Forum Have Resolved To Do Everything Within Their Powers To End The Spate Of Militant Agitation In The Region So As To Help The Buhari Administration Succeed In Pulling The Nation’s Economy Out Of Recession.

After A Crucial Meeting With President Muhammadu Buhari, Members Of The Forum Led By King Alfred Diete  Spiff And Chief Edwin Clerk Strongly Condemn All Forms Of Criminality Especially The Vandalism  Of Valuable National Assets Which Impacts Negatively On  Their Environment.

 

New GMN On Oil Industry Road Map

The 7 Wins of the New Oil Industry Road Map Launched Recently by the Federal Government, Were the Subject of Discourse on NTA’S Good Morning Nigeria This Morning.

Experts From Different Sub Sectors Of The Oil And Gas Industry, Discussed The Strengths, Prospects And Possible Challenges Of The Reform, Both In The Long And Short Terms.

 

ECOWAS President Visits Gen. Gowon

The Former Nigerian Head Of State, General Yakubu Gowon Has Called On The Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) To Work On The Communication Gap Among  Member States Of The Organization In Order To Make The Community Better For Economic Unity.

He Said This When The ECOWAS President Marcel Alain De Souza Paid Him A Courtesy Visit At His House In Abuja.

 

Nasarawa State University Signs MOU With NASRDA

Vice Chancellor, Nasarawa State University, Professor Muhammadu Mainoma Has Advocated A Working Synergy Between Universities And Research Institutes.

This Was At A Meeting To Tidy Up Agreement Between The University And National Space Research And Development Agency, NASRDA, For A Relationship Expected To Impact Different Areas Of Space Science And Technology.

 

Senate Establishment Committee On Pension.

Workers Will No Longer Suffer To Retrieve Their Entitlements After Meritoriously Service To The Nation.

Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate ‘PTAD’ Sharon Ikeazor Gave The Assurance During The Visit Of Senate Committee On Establishment And Service To Her Agency.

 

House Of Representatives On Legalizing Vigilante

The House Of Representatives Has Passed Five Bills For Third Reading,

And One Of Them Is A Bill For An Act To Establish The Defence Space Administration Which Seeks To Ensure Safety Of Nigeria’s Cyber Activities.

A Bill For An Act To Establish The Vigilante Group Of Nigeria Also Passed Second Reading.

 

IGP On Promotion Criteria

Inspector-General Of Police, Ibrahim Idris Has Challenged Officers As Well As Rank And File Of The Force To Rededicate Them To The Service Of The Fatherland.

Ibrahim Idris Added That Promotion In The Service Is Now Based On Seniority.

The IGP Was Speaking At A Meeting With Officers From The Rank Of Commissioners Of Police And Above In Abuja Where New AIGS Were Decorated.

 

Minister Of Information Takes ‘Change Begins With Me’ To Police

Information And Culture Minister, Lai Mohammed Has Taken The ‘Change Begins With Me’ Campaign To The Doorsteps Of The Nigeria Police.

The Minister Unveiled The Campaign Messages To The Police Top Brass.

 

Troops Prevent Boko Haram Suicide Attack On Gubio Borno State

Troops Of Operation Lafiya Dole Deployed At A Checkpoint In Gubio, Gubio Local Government Area Of Borno State Today Prevented A Suicide Attack On Gubio Town By 8 Boko Haram Terrorists.

A Statement From Acting Director Army Public Relations Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman Said
The Suicide Bombers Who Came In A Bedford Pick Up Vehicle Primed With Improvised Explosive Devices Including Suicide Vests, Attempted To Force Their Way Through The Checkpoint But Met Stiff Resistance From Troops Who Insisted That The Vehicle Be Thoroughly Checked.
The Suicide Bombers Refused And Blew Up Themselves By Detonating One Of The Suicide Vests Killing All The 8 Boko Haram Terrorists On Board.
NDLEA Parades Suspects

National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA Says It Remains Committed To Its Mandate Of Eradicating Drugs Related Crimes Across The Country.

This Followed The Agency’s Arrests And Seizures Of About One Hundred Million Naira Worth Of Cannabis Sativa, Cocaine And Other Hard Drugs Within The FCT.

The Seizures Were Done In The Last One Month.

 

Mrs. Buhari Receives Northern Governors Wives
The Wife Of The President Aisha Muhammadu Buhari Has Urged The Northern Governor’s Wives To Sustain The Tempo Of Commitment And Hard Work In Supporting The Lives Of Women, Children And Other Vulnerable Members Of The Society.
Mrs. Buhari Was Speaking When She Received The Northern Governors Wives Forum Who Paid A Courtesy Call On Her Shortly After Their Second Meeting Since Inauguration Early This Year.
300 IDP Children Get Scholarship

In Support Of The Presidential Initiative On Rebuilding The North East, Praxis Catholic E-School Abuja Has Awarded A Three Year Scholarship To Selected 300 Children From The 14 IDP Camps In Abuja And Nasarawa States.

Proprietor Of The School Ben Onwudinjo Disclosed This To Newsmen During A Media Briefing At The Kuchigoro IDP Camp Abuja.

 

Radio Dramas On Nation Building

Information Dissemination And Programmes That Educate Through Entertainment Have Been Identified As Channels To Help Achieve The Desired Peaceful Coexistence In Nigeria.

This Point Was Driven With The Launch Of Two Radio Dramas By A Media Center In Abuja.

 

 

 

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