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Osinbajo signs two bills into law
Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Monday assented to two bill passed by the National Assembly. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, said that the Acting President assented to the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (Establishment) Act 2017 and the Petroleum.....
Navy releases list of successful candidates for Direct Short Service
The Nigerian Navy on Monday released the list of names of successful candidates for its Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 24 Selection Exercise. The Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Suleman Dahun, said this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja. Mr. Dahun said candidates who participated in the.....
Nobody has plans to Islamise Nigeria, Onaiyekan tells Christians
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Onaiyekan, has called on Christians to rise up and Christianise Nigeria instead of complaining that Muslims want to Islamise the nation. Mr. Onaiyekan, a cardinal, made the call in his homily at a Mass to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation at Our Lady of.....
Owerri Prisons may be relocated as State govts get mandates to build prisons
From Marame: As part of resolutions during the just concluded National Economic Council (NEC) meeting on thursday in Abuja is a mandate allowing states capable of building prisons to do so. The states can also collaborate with the Private Sector to achieve new Prison project towards decongesting the existing ones.....
Imo State- born DG of Debt Management Office retires,Oniha takes over
From Maramee The Acting President of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of Patience Oniha as the new Director-General (DG) of Debt Management Office (DMO). The announcement of a change at DMO’s office came Friday in Abuja from the Minister of Finance,Kemi Adeosun. Oniha is taking over as.....
Ohanaeze cautions IPOB over Anambra election
The Apex Igbo cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndi-Igbo, has cautioned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) movement not to arrogate to themselves the supreme leadership of Igbo land. The president-general of the organisation, John Nwodo, gave the warning in Awka on Thursday while addressing members of the Anambra House of Assembly......
Osinbajo appoints 14 INEC Resident Electoral Commissioners
The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the appointment of 14 new Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs, for the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Director of Press, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, OSGF, Bolaji Adebiyi, made this known in a statement on Thursday in Abuja......
Nigeria loses N80 bilion to road accidents annually — Govt.
Nigeria loses N80 billion annually due to road accidents, the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, said in Friday. Mr. Adewole who made this known at a handover ceremony of 31 ambulances donated by the Japanese Government in Abuja, said Nigeria was among countries with the highest rates of vehicle accidents.....
Corruption root cause of separatist agitations – Magu
The acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has identified corruption as the root cause of separatist agitations and militancy in the country. The spokesman of the commission, Wilson Uwujaren, said in a statement that Mr. Magu made the remarks at the opening session of a.....
Osinbajo signs executive order, says death and taxes are inevitable
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has signed yet another executive order backing the implementation of the voluntary assets and income declaration scheme (VAIDS). The order was signed on Thursday morning at the state house banquet hall in Abuja to ensure that the scheme, as designed by the ministry of finance, is.....
Ohakim’s arraignment shifted to Oct.
Posted by Admin An Abuja Federal High Court thursday shifted the arraignment of  former Imo State governor of Imo State, Sir Ikedi Ohakim, till October 5, due to an application for his re-arraignment. The matter was initially heard by Justice Adeniyi Ademola until his withdrawal following an allegation of fraud.....
Nigerian military announces date for nationwide route march
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has announced that its maiden quarterly route march exercise will begin on July 1 across the country. John Enenche, the Director Defence Information, made the announcement through a statement on Thursday. The scheduled route march which is tagged “Together We Are” comprises military, para-military and other.....

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