The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa, has advocated for the use of electric voting (e-voting) saying the proper conduct of elections contribute immensely to the growth of democracy and civic development. This was contained in a statement made available by the spokesperson of the agency,...
The Federal Government has declared Monday October 3, 2022, as public holiday to mark the nation’s 62nd Independence Anniversary Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, while making the declaration in a statement on Wednesday, congratulated all Nigerians on this year’s celebration. He further assured of government’s commitment to tackling...
The Federal government has assured investors of promising return on investment and guaranteed secure environment on partnership with the transportation sector in Nigeria. According to a statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Transportation, Eric Ojiekwe on Wednesday, the minister, Engr. Mu’azu Sambo, disclosed...
Top management of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC), alongside relevant stakeholders in the 2022 Batch C Orientation Course have converged to brainstorm on the forth coming orientation exercise. The brainstorming session which drew participants from all over the country, involved a 3-day workshop from Wednesday, 28th to Friday, 30th...
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has set ablaze 1.8 tons of cocaine, valued at 194,775,000,000, which it recovered from a warehouse in Lagos last week. The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the anti-narcotics agency, Brig. Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa, while leading stakeholders to witness the crushing and...
The Military Pension’s Board has debunked the purported information that it would commence the verification of retired soldiers and officers on 26 November, 2022. According to a statement issued by the Board's Public Relations Officer, Flight Liuetenant Abdullahi Gambo on Monday, the Board noted that the purported information was lifted...
The Federal Government, through the National Universities Commission (NUC) has recalled an earlier directive to Vice Chancellors of public universities to reopen the institutions in obedience to an order of the National Industrial Court. NUC, in a letter to all Pro-Chancellors and Chairmen of University Councils as well as Vice-Chancellors...
Against the wish of disgruntled members of the Academic staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Federal Government has ordered Vice Chancellors of public universities in the country to reopen and commence lectures. The order was contained in a letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of the National Universities...
The Italian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stefanor De Leo has vowed to support the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, NCPC in its efforts to ensure the successful airlifting of intending pilgrims to Rome. The ambassador made the pledge Friday while playing host to the Executive Secretary of the Commission Rev. Dr. Yakubu...
The Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has said physically fit and well equipped personnel play crucial roles in the country's fight against contemporary security challenges. The Defence Chief made the remark Thursday, 22 September, during the closing ceremony of the 2022 Armed Forces Inter-Service Sports Competition (AFISSC),...