The Police Service Commission (PSC) said it received 843,008 applications as at 1.00p.m May 2 from applicants seeking enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force. This is contained in an update issued by Mr Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission in Abuja on Monday.
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A French appeals court on Monday upheld a four-year prison sentence for the founder of PIP, the manufacturer of defective breast implants that caused a health scare across Europe and South America.
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Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF) has urged the Federal and Enugu State governments to compensate the families that lost their loved in the April 25 invasion of Nimbo community in Enugu State. The President of the forum, Augustine Chukwudum, NUF made the appeal in an interview with newsmen in Enugu on Monday.
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In further demonstration of its commitment and mission to help develop the North-East communities through literacy, the American University of Nigeria (AUN), Yola, Adamawa State, started a literacy scheme called the Feed and Read (F&R) Program for girls; a program meant for disadvantaged young girls in the Yola-Jimeta community.
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All eyes will be on Stamford Bridge as the Premier League title race moves to the home of Chelsea on Monday -- except those of Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri.
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The eighth edition of â€œYaw Live On Stageâ€, the flagship platform of media personality and comedian Steve â€œYawâ€ Onu featuring the talents of several musicians and comedians including AY, Phyno, Burna Boy, Korede Bello and Solidstar is set to hold on Sunday May 29, 2016 at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
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Barefoot, wearing traditional costumes including animal hide skirts and elaborately beaded headdresses, the contestants strutted the stage before Ghanaian Rebecca Asamoah was crowned the first Miss Africa Continent.
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The lawmaker representing Ojo Federal Constituency in the lower legislative chamber, Hon. Tajudeen Obasa has urged Nigerian workers to remain dedicated to the course of building a great nation.
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No fewer than 22 passengers were, yesterday, stranded on water when fuel was exhausted from a commercial engine boat which conveyed them from Oke-Ira to Bayeku, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State.
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Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy has been voted the 2016 Footballer of the Year by the Football Writers' Association (FWA), it was announced Monday.
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The Taraba Peoples Assembly, TPA has called on the state governor, Dairus Dickson Ishaku to pay former acting governor Alhaji Garba Umar UTC and his political appointees their severance allowances and benefits.
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Gov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo has condoled with the crowned Prince of Benin Kingdom, Eheneden Eradiauwa, on the demise of his father, Oba Erediauwa, Uku Akpolokpolo.
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Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF) has urged the Federal and Enugu State governments to compensate the families that lost their loved in the April 25 invasion of Nimbo community in Enugu State.
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By Abdulsalam Muhammad KANO – The Kano chapter of All Progressive Congress ( APC) Monday accused Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) of deliberately truncating it’s victory by suspending weekend state House of Assembly rerun at Minjibir. The party in first reaction through the state party chairman, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas said that the Resident Electoral Commissioner, AlhajiRead More
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Dilma Rousseff greets the Olympic flame in Brazil on Tuesday, but the pomp and ceremony will seem empty to a president likely to be suspended from office just a week later.
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Oil prices dipped Monday after enjoying another strong rally last week, with news of a jump in Iraqi exports bringing supply glut fears back to the fore.
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At least nine activists were arrested and five police officers injured when a May Day protest turned violent in the northwestern city of Seattle, police said.
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CHIEF Olisa Metuh on Friday April 16th informed Nigerians that the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, will be adopting this option in the selection of its candidates for the 2019 general election. He said the party has recognised that there is need to end its inglorious past of imposition of candidates by allowing members of the party to directly participate in the selection of its candidates.
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IN Governor Okezie Ikpeazuâ€™s Abia State, there are cities, like a retarded child, that have refused to grow. They are not like the imbecile with a wobbling brain and cognition, or like the diminutive pigmies of Congo condemned to a life of the dwarfed, they are just simply stunted and scrawny in development.
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The former Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Political Affairs, Professor Rufai Ahmed Alkali has urged Nigerians to allow the anti corruption agencies carry out their assignment, noting that they have capable men and women to embark on their duties professionally.
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