Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has relaxed the curfew imposed on the state’s capital as a result of the violent protest that trailed the arrest of suspects linked to the murder of Deborah Samuel. Deborah, a 200 level student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education, was stoned and burnt...
The Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs (MNDA) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s readiness to improve the living conditions of the people of Niger Delta region particularly in the areas of policy enactment, investment, infrastructure and economic development. The overseeing director in the office of the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Alfred Abah...
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has alerted telecom consumers and members of the public on an ongoing cyber-vulnerability that allows a nearby hacker to unlock vehicles, start their engines wirelessly and make away with the cars. The fact that car remotes are categorized as short-range devices that make use of...
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned attacks on churches and the looting of shops which occurred in Sokoto on Saturday, we will gain nothing by towing the path of mutual destruction. This was contained in a statement on Saturday by the director of the human rights organization, Professor Ishaq...
The Rebuild Nigeria Initiative (RNI), an advocacy group, says it is advocating action to be carried out to promote good governance and progress in the country. Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, President RNI, said this at the group’s inauguration in Abuja on Friday. Ighodalo said that the country was in a critical stage...
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that an “impartial” probe be carried out over the gruesome murder of Deborah Samuel that occurred in Sokoto State on Thursday. The directive was contained in a statement released via the Presidency’s official Twitter account on Friday. TheFact Nigeria noted that Deborah Samuel , a 200...
The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, alongside the Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, will be hosting a meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as well as all other registered Trade Unions in Nigerian universities in...
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have taken their collaboration a notch further by setting up a Joint Committee of senior and management staff of the two agencies towards the implementation of inter-agency strategies for enhancing national revenues in the telecommunications sector. The NCC’s...
The Federal government has been urged to review its mode of disbursing social intervention funds to rural women to curb corruption. The call followed the reported diversion of a multi-million naira rural women grant by the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management to personal accounts. PRIMORG in a statement said,...
Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has commended Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule for his vision and unshaken political will, to rapidly industrialize the state. The Vice President made the commendation while delivering his keynote address during the opening ceremony of the two-day Nasarawa Investment Summit 2020, holding at the...