Category: Domestic

EdoDecides 2020: Gov. Tambuwal lauds Buhari on statesmanly call, directive

inno.korie- September 19, 2020

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari, on his statemanly call and immediate directive to agencies of government to ensure and ... Read More

Lagos to transform judiciary infrastructure

inno.korie- September 19, 2020

The Lagos State Government on Saturday promised to transform the infrastructure of the judiciary sector of the state. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made ... Read More

Edo Governorship Election: Voters Observe Social Distancing

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2020

Voters in Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s polling unit, Oredo Ward 4, Emokpae Model Primary School, Benin City, were seen observing physical distancing, washing hands and wearing ... Read More

Edo Governorship Election Begins Amid Impressive Voters’ Turnout

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2020

The governorship election in Edo begins peacefully with impressive voters’ turnout in most wards across the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Although ... Read More

Rep Commends Buhari Over Assent to 2020 Police Act

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2020

A member of House of Representatives, Rep. Yusuf Gagdi (APC-Plateau), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the Nigeria Police Act (2020). Gagdi, who ... Read More

1.7m to Vote in Edo as Voters Abandon Over 400,000 Cards in INEC Office

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2020

Records at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), indicate that no fewer than 1.72 million persons are eligible to vote in the Sept. 19, Edo ... Read More

No Direct Involvement of INEC Staff in Conduct of Edo Governorship Polls – Okoye

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) says none of the paid staff of the commission will be directly involved in the conduct of the Edo State ... Read More

NAFDAC Warn Against Falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5m

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned against buying and using of falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5ml, with Lot No. ... Read More

Speech by President Buhari at the Unveiling of the Theme and Logo for Nigeria’s Anniversary Celebration

Tanimu- September 16, 2020

Protocol ​Today, we stand on the threshold of history as we formally begin a series of activities commemorating Nigeria’s Diamond Anniversary. The task history has ... Read More

Ministry of Transport Sets Committee for Disbursement of N10bn

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

Ministry of Transportation has constituted a committee to draw up guidelines for the disbursement of the ten billion naira Federal Government palliative fund for road ... Read More

Yobe Governor Inaugurates Construction of Houses for IDPs

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

Governor Mai-Mala Buni on Friday in Damaturu inaugurated the  construction of 15 units of two-bedroom semi-detached houses for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state. ... Read More

Fed. Poly Mubi Now has 35 PhD holders Compared to 5 in 2013 – Acting Rector

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, on Thursday said it had boosted its staff strength with 35 PhD holders compared to the five it had in in ... Read More

Military Kills Several ISWAP Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones ... Read More

Police Rescue 5 Abducted Victims in FCT Community

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The police on Thursday disclosed that its operatives rescued five kidnapped victims after a heavy gunfight with some bandits who attacked Tungan-Maje, Gwagwalada Area Council, ... Read More

Ogoniland Clean-up: NASS Committees Express Satisfaction With Pace of Work

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Senate and House of Representatives Committees on Climate Change and Ecology, say they are satisfied with the pace of work at the Ogoniland clean-up ... Read More

1,052 Oyo Indigenes rescued From Trafficking — DG NAPTIP

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2020

Mrs Dame Okah-Donli, Director General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says 1,052 indigenes of Oyo State have been rescued from ... Read More

Over N96bn Paid Across Operational Departments – PTAD

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2020

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has paid over N96 billion across all the operational departments of the Federal Government between July 2019 and August ... Read More

Deregulation: PPPRA assures Nigerians of better days ahead

Abdul Jimoh- September 8, 2020

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has assured Nigerians that the deregulation of the downstream oil sector is in the best interest of the ... Read More

NAFDAC Urges Herbal Medicines Practitioners to Collaborate with Researchers on Acceptable Products

Henry Solomon- September 8, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has urged herbal medicine practitioners to collaborate with researchers to make herbal products internationally ... Read More

Adamawa Government to Revamp Abandoned Fertilizer Plant

Henry Solomon- September 8, 2020

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa says his administration has concluded arrangement to revamp the state-owned fertilizer blending plant. Fintiri gave the assurance on Tuesday shortly ... Read More