Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Following the unfortunate situation at Rann in Kala-Balge local government area of ?Borno State, Governor Kashim Shettima has since ordered the State Ministry of Health to set up an emergency with all medical hospitals under the State Government located in Maiduguri which include the State Specialist Hospital, the Professor Umaru Shehu Hospital
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The annual national service (NYSC) that its primary responsibility is to bring Nigerians close from different ethnicity, tribe, region and religion to serve the fatherland is to commence from January 21st, 2017. National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) released the time table for the NYSC Mobilization Time Table For 2016 Batch B. See Time Table Here:
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The FCT Administration through the Abuja Enterprise Agency (AEA) is vigorously training several women in various skills in the Federal Capital Territory. The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello made this revelation while receiving the National President of the National Council for Women Societies (NCWS), Dr. (Mrs.) Gloria Laraba Shoda that paid him a visit
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The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has called for improvement in the quality of services being rendered to enrollees of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in FCT hospitals. The Minister made this call when the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer of the Scheme, Professor Usman Yusuf paid him a visited in his office at
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The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad
Socio-cultural organizations of various nationalities dwelling in the Federal Capital Territory have been urged to work for the unity and progress of the country. The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, made this call when the Igbos in Diaspora Assembly paid him a visit in his office at Area 11, Garki I District, Abuja on
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Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika has said that the relocation of operations of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Kaduna would cost over N1.1 billion. Sirika while briefing the senate on the logistics implication of the relocation said that the ministry had taken into account relevant agencies that would be deployed to
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The outcome of the Commission’s Retreat “must have a real effect in the way we strengthen our electoral processes to achieve four cardinal principles of TRANSPARENCY, INTEGRITY, CREDIBILITY and IMPARTIALITY”. The INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, stated this yesterday in a welcome address at the Commission’s Strategic Retreat at the Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria
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Femi Adesina, Abuja: On behalf of the Federal Government, his family, and Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari warmly felicitates with seasoned diplomat, elder statesman and administrator, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, as he turns 84 years on January 18, 2017. The President joins the diplomatic community, the Anglican Church, where he served many years as a chorister, and Chief
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The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Has called on the people of Niger Deltans to embrace peace as a panacea for Infrastructural developemnt of the region. This he stated at the on going tour of the region to meet with the stakeholders and interact with the Oil producing communities. In the speech released by His
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VP Osinbajo And Governor
VP Osinbajo Meets Niger Delta Stakeholders To achieve progress and development in the Niger delta, all stakeholders must take up The responsibility of ensuring peace and stability in the region. Nigeria’s vice president, professor Yemi Osinbajo emphasized this during his working visit to delta state to bring lasting solution to the Niger delta crises. NNPC/Sahara
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The development strides of the Governor Umaru Tanko Al-makura of Nasarawa State will continue to bear fruits as the state was just recently rated as the best performing state in the country in terms of implementing basic education programme. This feat was announced at the just concluded quarterly meeting of the Universal Basic Education Commission
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Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The supply logjam which often impedes the stable availability of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, otherwise called cooking gas, may soon be over. The West Africa Gas Ltd (WAGL), a Joint Venture Company of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and Sahara Energy will tomorrow, Tuesday 17 January, unveil two LPG vessels in Ulsan,
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Muhammad Labbo, Abuja: The Buhari Media Support Group (BMSG) has described the planned commencement of the operations of the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) as a demonstration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s resolve to complete laudable national projects that were abandoned by past administrations. The group in a statement signed by its Chairman, Malam Muhammad Labbo
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Turaki A. Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has condemned the bomb attack at the University of Maiduguri which left three people, including a professor of Veterinary medicine, Professor Aliyu Usman Mani, dead. Describing the sad incident, which occurred at a mosque in the university’s staff quarters during today’s
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Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday condemned the attack and bombing of a mosque inside the University of Maiduguri during which a Professor of Veterinary Medicine was reportedly among the casualties. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicly, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, decried the loss
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Musa Baba, Maiduguri: The National Emergency Management Agency says four persons including the suicide bombers were killed in an early morning attack at the University of Maiduguri, Borno state. The incidence of twin suicide bomb blast at the University of Maiduguri happened at gate 1 Mosjid (Mosque) at around 5 am in the morning when
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Laolu Akande, Abuja: No scheme under the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programmes, SIP, attracts an application fee and Nigerians should refuse to pay anyone money, just as the Presidency disclosed that five more states would be joining in the implementation of the Homegrown School Feeding Programme. Making this disclosure on Sunday while giving a weekly
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President Muhammadu Buhari warmly congratulates elder statesman and founding Interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Abdukareem Adebisi Bamidele Akande, as he turns 78 years on January 16, 2017. President Buhari joins all members of the APC, friends and immediate family of the eminent leader in celebrating the former Governor of Osun State,
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President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the Senate President, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, the Service Chiefs and the Inspector-General of Police performed the Wreath Laying Ceremony at the 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance Day. In the course of the solemn event, President Buhari spoke
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Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: A total of 50 companies recently submitted bids to partake in the provision of seaworthy Tug boats on a charter time basis for the maritime operational requirements of the NNPC in Lagos, Warri and Port Harcourt. The public bid opening event which was held at the Abuja Corporate Headquarters of the Corporation
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Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: A total of