Tag: NAN

NCC takes proactive steps to actualise 30℅ broadband penetration by 2018

inno.korie- August 22, 2018

The National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers (NATCOMS) says Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC)’s licensing of more infrastructure companies (InfraCos) is a proactive step toward achieving the ... Read More

FG Appoints Aliyu Umar, Director/CEO NCRI, Badeggi, Niger

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2018

The Federal Government has appointed Dr. Aliyu Umar as the Director/Chief Executive Officer of the National Cereals Research Institute, Badeggi, Niger. His appointment is contained ... Read More

Senate To Investigate Alleged Sexual Abuses, Violence In IDP’s Camp

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2018

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, expressed the Senate's readiness to investigate all allegations related to ... Read More

Policeman Injures NAN Correspondent

Suleiman Idris- January 4, 2018

Mrs Taiye Edeni, Transport Correspondent of the News agency of Nigeria (NAN), was injured in her right eye by a policeman at the inauguration of ... Read More

Ebonyi Govt. Earns N600m Through N-Power Scheme – Presidency

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 2, 2017

No fewer than N600 million has been injected into the economy of Ebonyi through the Federal Government’s job creation scheme, N-Power, since December 2016, a ... Read More

Unemployment: Ex-CBN Official Advises FG To Invest In Infrastructure

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2017

Ex-CBN official advises FG to invest in infrastructure A former Deputy Governor of CBN, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, has advised the Federal Government to invest massively ... Read More

Scientists Discover Planet Likely To Comprise Alien Life

Abdul Jimoh- April 20, 2017

Scientists Discover Planet Likely To Comprise Alien Life A newly discovered planet sitting in a solar system just 39 light years away has been dubbed ... Read More

SGF Suspension Will Add Credibility To Fight Against Corruption – Jonathan

Abdul Jimoh- April 20, 2017

Suspended SGF Mr Taidi Jonathan, a former Chairman of Minna branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), on Thursday says the suspension of the Secretary ... Read More

Easter: FRSC Intensifies Highway Patrol In FCT

Abdul Jimoh- April 12, 2017

FRSC Intensifies Patrol On Highways Ahead of the Easter celebrations, the FCT Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is beefing ... Read More

Fashola Re-States FG’s Commitment To Stabilise Liquidity Issues In Power Sector

Abdul Jimoh- April 11, 2017

Minister Fashola On Stabilise Liquidity Issues In Power Sector The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Federal Government ... Read More

UTME: No Registration On Saturday, Extension Possible, Says JAMB Registrar

Abdul Jimoh- April 7, 2017

JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede On Possible Extension Of Registration Prof. Is’haq Oloyede, Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), said on Friday that there ... Read More

ISIS Recruiting Foreign Students With Financial Inducement – FG

Abdul Jimoh- April 3, 2017

ISIS On Financial Inducement The Federal Government has raised alarm over the new recruitment strategy of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) of recruiting ... Read More

Lawyers Advocate Increased Mediation In Labour Cases

Abdul Jimoh- March 31, 2017

Ayuba Waba, Labour Leader Some lawyers on Friday in Abuja stressed the need for increased mediation and reconciliation in labour cases in line with the ... Read More

JAMB Adopts e-PIN Vending To Prevent Fraud – Official

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2017

JAMB Introduced e-Pin To Prevent Fraud The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it introduced the new e-PIN vending registration for candidates to prevent ... Read More

Sokoto Hospital Performs 36 Plastic Surgeries In 2 Months

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2017

AminuTambuwal, Sokoto State Governor On Plastic Surgeries By Sokoto Hospital NAN, The Noma Hospital, Sokoto, has successfully performed reconstructive surgeries on 36 patients suffering from ... Read More

NSCDC Arrests Couple For Allegedly Burning Teenager’s Male Organ

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2017

NSCDC officials Arrest Couple For Burning Male Organ NAN, The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), in Sokoto state, says it has arrested a ... Read More

Business experts appeal to FG to fast track harmonization of tax policy

inno.korie- March 28, 2017

Some business experts on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to fast track the implementation of tax harmonisation policy to enhance growth of Micro, Small ... Read More

AfDB’s $280m `Enable Youth Programme’ in agric commences soon

Abdul Jimoh- March 28, 2017

Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President AFDB On Agric Programme NAN, Abuja; The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it will soon commence the implementation of the $280 ... Read More