By Stella Enenche, Abuja The Director General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Professor Charles Anosike said weather and climate events has continued to affect Africa despite huge investments in climate science and operational forecasting over the past century. Professor Anosike disclosed this on Monday while declaring open the 2024 Edition of the...
By Sunday Etuka, Abuja No fewer than seventeen (17) political parties would participate in the forthcoming Edo State Governorship election, according to the final list of candidates released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Sam Olumekun who release...
By Alice Etuka, Abuja The Federal Ministry of Education and the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) have joined forces aimed at advancing skills development and bridging the gap between education and industry in Nigeria. Director, Press and Public Relations of the ministry, Folasade Boriowo announced the development in a...
By Anne Osemekeh, Abuja The National Security Adviser, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, is billed to declare open a two-day workshop on ‘’21st Century Policing: Capacity Building Techniques and Brand Management for Security Image Makers’’. The workshop begins on Wednesday 24 April, 2024 in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. TheFact Daily gathered that the...
By Alice Etuka, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it has no policy barring candidates from sporting the religious paraphernalia peculiar to their religious persuasions even when gaining entry into the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) hall. JAMB Spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin announced this in a statement...
By Anne Osemekeh, Abuja Six personnel of the Nigerian Army have paid the supreme price following an ambush encounter with terrorists in Karaga village, Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. Army Public Relations Director, Maj. Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this in a statement in Sunday. He said Troops of 1 Division...
By Sunday Etuka, Abuja Six months after the launch, the Federal Government is set to rollout the Presidential Initiative on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). Launched in October last year, to cushion the effect of the removal of fuel subsidy on the masses, the initiative was designed to deliver cheaper, safer and...
By Sunday Etuka, Abuja President Bola Tinubu will on Monday, April 22, open the African Counter-Terrorism Summit in Abuja, as stakeholders converge to brainstorm on african-owned solutions. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Ajuri Ngelale disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, April 21, 2024. The Summit,...
By Anne Osemekeh, Abuja At least 11 persons have lost their lives, while 16 others have been injured in an auto crash at Gaya Junction along the Kano-Maiduguri road. According to the Kano State FRSC Sector Commander, Ibrahim Sallau-Abdullahi, in a statement on Saturday, one person was rescued unhurt in the...
By Sunday Etuka, Abuja  Vice President Kashim Shettima has implored Nigerians to live peacefully among themselves and learn how to accommodate one another. Senator Shettima made the appeal when a delegation from the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) led by its President, Dr. James Neminebor, paid him a visit...