The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has said it would conduct a certification of drivers and vehicles to be used by INEC, for the forthcoming elections across the country. According to the Sector Commander, FCT Command, Mr. Oga Ochi, in an interview Monday, "the move is in line with the...
The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd), has approved the appointment and redeployment of the management members to enhance strategic and effective service delivery. According to the Service's National Public Relations Officer, Comptroller Timi Bomodi, in a statement issued Thursday, the appointments and...
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with the embattled Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele at the Presidential Villa Abuja. Others in attendance were: Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, Chief Of State to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari,...
The Acting Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mrs Christy Ifeyinwa Uba has said the Management was working closely with critical stakeholders for the successful conduct of the forthcoming 2023 Batch 'A' Orientation Course. Director, Press and Public Relations of NYSC, Eddy Megwa disclosed this in a...
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has renewed collaboration with the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, (NLRC) to stop unauthorized lottery and gaming practices on telecommunications platforms through information and intelligence sharing. Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday by the Director Public Affairs,...
Nearly 25 million Nigerians are at risk of facing hunger between June and August 2023, if urgent action is not taken, according to the October 2022 Cadre Harmonisé, a government led and UN-supported food and nutrition analysis carried out twice a year. This is a projected increase from the estimated...
President Muhammadu Buhari has said, a diversified and expanded participation in international trade was crucial in poverty reduction and growth of African economies. The Minister of State for Transportation, Prince Ademola Adegoroye who represented the President, disclosed this in a statement by the Director Press and Public Relations, Henshaw Ogubike...
The Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC) has been empowered to explore holy sites around the world, the Executive Secretary, Reverend Dr. Yakubu Pam has disclosed. According to a statement signed by the Head Media and Public Relations, Celestine Toruka, the Executive Secretary disclosed this on Friday, during the airlift of...
In response to the incessant kidnappings, robberies, killings, prevalent in Nigeria, the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) Nigeria, has called on key stakeholders in the development sector to include more peacebuilding activities as part of their core activities in 2023. National Coordinator of WANEP Nigeria, Chief Mrs. Bridget Osakwe...
The Nigerian Security Printing and Minting (NSPM) Plc has allayed public fears over the quality of the recently redesigned banknotes (Naira). NSPM's Managing Director/Chief Executive, Ahmed Halilu made the clarification in a statement on Friday, January 6, 2023. He noted that contrary to the misconception about the quality of the new...