Tag: Director

NAFDAC to ban Paraquat, Atrazine products in Nigeria

admin- June 21, 2019

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will soon ban the use of Paraquat and Atrazine products by farmers. ... Read More

31-Year-Old Man Remanded For Impersonating NNPC GMD

Henry Solomon- June 14, 2019

A Kwara Sate High Court, Ilorin,  on Friday ordered the remand of one Jamiu Isiaka, 31, for allegedly impersonating the Group Managing Director (GMD) of ... Read More

FG to reward performing MSMEs nationwide – Presidency

admin- June 10, 2019

In its effort to promote the growth of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), the Federal Government plans to reward industrialists, who have distinguished themselves ... Read More

Be good ambassadors, NMC Director urges course participants

admin- May 3, 2019

Prof. Stephen Onah, Director, National Mathematical Centre (NMC), has urged participants of the centres’ Foundation Postgraduate Course on Relativistic Astrophysics to be good ambassadors. Onah ... Read More

Economy: Yemi Kale challenges stakeholders on quality statistics

admin- November 22, 2018

The Statistician-General of the Federation, Dr Yemi Kale, has charged users, producers and suppliers of statistics to re-engineer efforts in production and usage of quality ... Read More

Shippers Council meets companies over $400 surcharge

admin- October 12, 2018

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) says it will meet with all Shipping Companies over the $400 planned congestion surcharges on Apapa and Tin Can Island ... Read More

FCT APC adopts indirect primaries, warns against money politics

admin- September 6, 2018

The FCT All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned political aspirants against monetary incentives to voters during the 2019 elections. Similarly, the party adopted indirect primaries ... Read More

Army Troops Kill 3 Boko Haram Terrorists, Recover Weapons In Borno

Abdul Jimoh- August 27, 2018

The Nigerian Army says its troops have killed three Boko Haram insurgents while on fighting patrol in Kukawa in Baga Local Government Area in Borno ... Read More

7,705 graduates benefit from 2018 N-power in Niger

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2018

No fewer than 7,705 unemployed graduates in Niger would benefit from the second batch of the 2018 N-power Volunteers programme of the Federal Government. Alhaji ... Read More

It’s In Nigeria’s Best Interest For Buhari To Be Re-Elected, Says MURIC Director

Abdul Jimoh- July 4, 2018

Prof. Ishaq Akintola, Director, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Wednesday said that it would be in the best interest of Nigeria for President Muhammadu Buhari ... Read More

Keyamo: Why I speak for Buhari

admin- April 19, 2018

Festus Keyamo, senior advocate of Nigeria explains persuasively like a legal luminary that he is why he accepted to serve as the spokesman of President ... Read More

Easter: Muslim Group Urges Nigerians To Pray For Leah, Chibok Girls’ Release

Abdul Jimoh- March 30, 2018

Prof. Ishaq Akintola, Director, Muslims Rights Concern (MURIC), has called on Nigerians to intensify prayers for the release of Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl still in Boko Haram ... Read More

Nigerian Army Appointed Brig. Gen. J.T.E. Chukwu New Spokesman

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2018

The Nigerian Army has appointed Brig.-Gen. J.T.E. Chukwu as new Director, Army Public Relations. The army also appointed Col. M.A. Anka as new Commandant of ... Read More

Insurgency: UNICEF Provides Uniform, Bags To 12, 000 Pupils In Adamawa

Abdul Jimoh- January 15, 2018

  The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has provided uniforms, bags and sandals to primary school pupils in seven local government areas affected by insurgency ... Read More

NOA Calls For Media Support in Tackling Systemic Neglect of Young People

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2017

Alhaji Zubairu Galadima, the Director, National Orientation Agency, Kaduna State, has urged the media to assist in tackling the systemic neglect inhibiting the development of ... Read More

Independent National Electoral Commission Director Faces Prosecution

Tanimu- March 1, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has concluded arrangements to prosecute a Deputy Director of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC ... Read More

Department of Petroleum Resources To Monitor Petroleum Products Supply

Suleiman Idris- January 8, 2017

  (NAN)Nigeria’s Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has resolved to intensify nationwide surveillance of petroleum products supply in 2017 to ensure accuracy. Mr Mohammed Abba, ... Read More

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing – Says NCC

Suleiman Idris- November 14, 2016

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing For failing to comply with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directive on the Do Not Disturb ... Read More

Armsgate: EFCC To Re-Arraign Dasuki, Others Nov 16

admin- October 21, 2016

Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of the FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Friday, October 21, 2016 granted the application brought by ... Read More

How I Shared Kastina State Ex-Gov. Shema’s N680m – ADC

admin- October 5, 2016

Mr Shehu Koko, the Aide-de-camp (ADC) to former governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, on Tuesday, explained to the Judicial Commission of Inquiry how he ... Read More