Kaduna Electric Sanctions Workers With Fake Results

About one hundred and forty (140) workers of Kaduna Electricity Distributions Company has been laid-off for academic qualifications’ racketeering. A press statement issued by the Head, Corporate Communications of the Company, Abdulazeez Abdullahi quoted the Head, Human Resources of the Company, Mrs Khadijat D Kabir as saying that the affected workers committed offences ranging from... About one hundred and forty (140) workers of Kaduna Electricity Distributions Company has been laid-off for

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FG Set To Launch Information App

As part of efforts to enhance the dissemination of government activities, the minister of information and culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced that the Federal Government Information App (FGIAPP) will be launched in Abuja on 15 December, 2016. LEADERSHIP recalls that Alhaji Mohammed decried that corrupt elements are doing everything possible to obfuscate the good... As part of efforts to enhance the dissemination of government activities, the minister of information and culture, Alhaji

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Police Launches “Change Begins With Me Campaign” In Abuja

In a bid to bring the Nigeria Police Force closer and responsible to the people and in line with the mandate of the Inspector General of Police, ? the Commissioner of Police, FCT, Muhammad Mustafa, yesterday, launched the “Change Begins With Me Campaign” in Abuja. The Commissioner also flagged off the distribution of the flyers... In a bid to bring the Nigeria Police Force closer and responsible to the people and in line with the mandate of the Inspector General of Police, ? the

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BREAKING: American space legend, John Glenn dies at 95

John Glenn, who made history twice as the first American to orbit the Earth and the first senior citizen to venture into space, has died at the age of 95, the Ohio college bearing his name said Thursday. The US space agency NASA was among the first to pay tribute to the legendary astronaut who later […] The post BREAKING: American space legend, John Glenn dies at 95 appeared first on Punch Newspapers.

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Why PMB Ordered Probe Into Death Of NYSC Member – Sports Minister

The minister of youths and sports, Solomon Dalong has given reasons why President Muhammadu Buhari ordered an independent investigation to unravel the true circumstances of the death of Miss Ifedolapo Oladepo in Kano State, Speaking to State House Correspondents on Thursday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Dalong said the president... The minister of youths and sports, Solomon Dalong has given reasons why President Muhammadu Buhari ordered an independent

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Unpaid Super Falcons Allowances Causing Nigeria Embarrassment – Dalong

…..vows to reform sports in Nigeria  Minister of Youth and Sports,Solomon Dalung has again attributed administrative lapses on the part of Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to delays in meeting payment of allowances and other bonuses owed the Super Falcons. Speaking to State House Correspondents after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the  Presidential Villa said... …..vows to reform sports in Nigeria  Minister of Youth and Sports,Solomon Dalung has again attributed administrative

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FG Releases N53m For School Feeding Programme In Anambra

In another rollout of one of the Social Investment Programmes of the Buhari administration, the National Homegrown School Feeding scheme has entered implementation stage with the feeding of primary school pupils in Anambra State on Thursday. According to a statement by the spokesman of the Vice President, Laolu Akande last month, the N-Power scheme kicked... In another rollout of one of the Social Investment Programmes of the Buhari administration, the National Homegrown School Feeding scheme

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$50m Modular Refinery Commissioned In Akwa-Ibom

  A $50 million modular refinery with a 5000 capacity barel per day was on Thursday commissioned in Akwa Ibom State. The refinery which is a model to boost deficit of fuel in the country Ikwe-Onna Refinery is sited in Onna Local Government Area of the state. Performing the ground breaking, the minister of state for petroleum resources,...   A $50 million modular refinery with a 5000 capacity barel per day was on Thursday commissioned in Akwa Ibom State. The refinery which is a model to

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TY Danjuma-led Presidential C’ttee On North-East Frowns At Misrepresentation, Clears Its Name

The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) has frowned at the misrepresentation by newspaper reports misconstruing it to a similar committee setup by the previous administration under President Goodluck Jonathan. In a statement released in Abuja, the committee clarified that it was set up by the current administration of President Muhammdu Buhari with... The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) has frowned at the misrepresentation by newspaper reports

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Governor Bindow Commisssions 105 Tractors To Boost Agriculture

Adamawa state governor, Senator Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Bindow has commissioned 105 tractors to boost agricultural activities in the state. Governor Bindow received the delivery of the first unit of 105 tractors out of 400 farming equipments purchased, in Yola, Thursday. According to Bindow, the tractors came with some other farming components and the purchase is... Adamawa state governor, Senator Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Bindow has commissioned 105 tractors to boost agricultural activities in the

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Bayelsa Govt Order Restriction Of Herdsmen Movement

The South-South Civil Right Congress has described as a declaration of war, the statements made by prominent leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who were in the State on Thursday to drum support for the candidates of the APC, in the Saturday legislative rerun elections in the State. The group in a statement signed... The South-South Civil Right Congress has described as a declaration of war, the statements made by prominent leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who were in

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Europa League: Mkhitaryan scores as Man United progress

Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first Manchester United goal to set up a 2-0 win over Zorya Luhansk in Ukraine on Thursday and take Jose Mourinho’s side into the last 32 of the Europa League. United required only a point to secure progress from Group A but Mkhitaryan’s 48th-minute strike and a late Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal […] The post Europa League: Mkhitaryan scores as Man United progress appeared first on Punch Newspapers.

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Mimiko gives reasons for Ondo chocolate factory, inspects golf, court projects

Ondo State governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has given reasons for his administration’s resolve to establish a chocolate factory in the state, even as he declared that the dream of making the project a reality has [...] The post Mimiko gives reasons for Ondo chocolate factory, inspects golf, court projects appeared first on Tribune. Ondo State governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has given reasons for his administration’s resolve to establish a chocolate factory in the state, even as he declared that

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Be sensitive to our plights, Oyo pensioners tell govt

Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Oyo State chapter, has called on the state government to be sensitive to the plight of pensioners, with a view to alleviate their sufferings. The union noted that “many of [...] The post Be sensitive to our plights, Oyo pensioners tell govt appeared first on Tribune. Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Oyo State chapter, has called on the state government to be sensitive to the plight of pensioners, with a view to alleviate their sufferings. The union noted

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Europa: Emenike’s Fenerbahce, Man United Advance; Ideye, Kayode Fire Blanks

By Johnny Edward: Emmanuel Emenike extended his goal drought to six games in Fenerbahce’s Europa League 1-0 win over Dutch side Feyenoord on Thursday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Nigerian forward replaced Robin Van Persie with 15 minutes left to play as the Yellow Canaries finished as Group A leaders ahead of Manchester United. Emenike last scored ... Read MoreThe post Europa: Emenike’s Fenerbahce, Man United Advance; Ideye, Kayode Fire Blanks appeared first on Complete Sports

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Pantami Advised Microsoft Nigeria On Spread Of ICT Interventions

The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has called on Microsoft to diversify their services to areas that are critical to the development of the nation and are in line with the mandate of the Agency, while highlighting on areas like capacity building, job creation, cybercrime and IT The post Pantami Advised Microsoft Nigeria On Spread Of ICT Interventions appeared first on NTA.ng - Breaking News, Nigeria, Africa, Worldwide. The

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Ghana election: NPP candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo, confident he’s won

Ghana’s opposition candidate Nana Akufo-Addo told a cheering crowd on Thursday he was “confident” he’s won the presidential election, despite the official results not yet being released. Speaking to a rowdy crowd of New Patriotic Party supporters gathered at his private residence, Akufo-Addo said he believed he had defeated long-time rival and incumbent John Mahama. […] The post Ghana election: NPP candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo, confident he’s won appeared first on

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The Senate on Thursday donated N12 million to the Nigerian Legion towards the 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebrations. Announcing the donation while being decorated with the remembrance emblem, Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, said the gesture was to appreciate the sacrifices made by members of the Armed Forces in providing and maintaining peace... The Senate on Thursday donated N12 million to the Nigerian Legion towards the 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebrations. Announcing

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Terrorism most immediate threat to UK —MI6

The scale of the terrorism threat to the United Kingdom is “unprecedented”, the new head of MI6 has said. Alex Younger, according to BBC, said UK intelligence and security services had disrupted 12 terrorist plots [...] The post Terrorism most immediate threat to UK —MI6 appeared first on Tribune. The scale of the terrorism threat to the United Kingdom is “unprecedented”, the new head of MI6 has said. Alex Younger, according to BBC, said UK intelligence and security services had disrupted

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Ghana election: Hackers attack electoral commission website •As counting begins

Hackers have targeted the website of Ghana’s electoral commission as votes are counted after tightly contested elections. The commission says the website is up again, and an attempt to put up “fake results” failed. In [...] The post Ghana election: Hackers attack electoral commission website •As counting begins appeared first on Tribune. Hackers have targeted the website of Ghana’s electoral commission as votes are counted after tightly contested elections. The commission says the

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