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FRSC screens 300,000 applicants for 4,000 jobs

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has begun recruitment and physical screening for about 324,000 applicants who applied for 4,000 jobs in the corps.
The Abuja Rail Mass Transit on Monday commenced commercial train services on the Airport-Idu-Central Area metro line, Mr Okey Ugwuanyi, Airport Station Manager, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Abuja metro line commences commercial train services

The Abuja Rail Mass Transit on Monday commenced commercial train services on the Airport-Idu-Central Area metro line, Mr Okey Ugwuanyi, Airport Station Manager, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Obadiah Mailafia

2019: Obadiah Mailafia decries domination of politics by people lacking virtues

A Presidential aspirant on the platform of the African Democratic Congress, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, has decried the domination of politics in Nigeria by people bereft of virtues and ideas.
Kabiru Tanimu Turaki

Kabiru Turaki: No peace without equity, justice and fairness

Frontline Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), has warned that there cannot be peace as long as any section of the country was being treated as second class citizens while others were being treated as first class citizens.

Cervical cancer: Gynaecologist urges young girls to take vaccination early in life

Dr. Maxwell Odiegwu, a gynaecologist, on Monday advised young girls to embrace vaccination against cervical cancer early in life.
FILE PHOTO- Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki arrives for a news conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, Aug. 8, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde-File Photo

Ali Ndume: Bukola Saraki can only win election in Kwara

A member of the National Assembly, Senator Ali Ndume, has dismissed Senate President, Bukola Saraki’s presidential ambition, describing it as a pipe dream and “not a threat to President Muhammadu Buhari’s second-term bid”.
Adams Oshiomhole and Muhammadu Buhari

Court orders APC to conduct fresh election

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered All Progressives Congress (APC) to conduct fresh elections for the office of National Organising Secretary (NOS) within 30 days.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration has raised alarm over rising cases of insecurity and vandalism in the territory. Abuja

Abuja community decries bad roads, seek federal government intervention

Abuja residents living in Dawaki village, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have called for help from the Federal Government to fix the bad roads in the community.

Electoral fraud: Communications ministry to partner INEC on ICT

The Federal Ministry of Communications says will partner the Independent National Electoral Commission to explore the role of Information and Communications Technology in reducing instances of electoral malpractices in the country.
Abdullahi Mukhtar

NAHCON concludes airlift of Nigerian hajj pilgrims

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has concluded airlift of Hajj 2018 Nigerian pilgrims back home.
Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bwari

Federal government commissions N360 million multi-tech core drilling equipment

The Federal Government, on Monday, inaugurated two recently purchased N360million state-of-the-art multi-tech core drilling rigs approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the collection of geoscience data.
A senatorial aspirant for the Abia South senatorial district under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chinedu Onyeizu, has said that his aspiration to represent his people at the Red Chambers of the National Assembly goes beyond the issues surrounding missing leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

Chinedu Onyeizu: My senatorial aspiration more than bailing Nnamdi Kanu

A senatorial aspirant for the Abia South senatorial district under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chinedu Onyeizu, has said that his aspiration to represent his people at the Red Chambers of the National Assembly goes beyond the issues surrounding missing leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.
[File] Nigeria's Senate leader, Bukola Saraki, announces that he would stand to become the main opposition candidate in 2019's presidential elections in Abuja, Nigeria, August 30, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

2019: PDP begins screening of Bukola Saraki, Atiku Abubakar, others

The aspirants are those who have obtained the party’s presidential nomination and expression of interest forms to contest the presidential primary of the party slated for October 5 and 6 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
5 President Muhammadu Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council meeting. Sept 12 2018.

Federal government approves N42.7 billion for ex-airways workers, public universities

Fifteen years after the liquidation of Nigeria Airways, the federal government has approved N22.68 billion for the ex-workers of the the defunct national carrier.

National Industrial Court resumes after two months annual vacation

Activities resume on Monday at the National Industrial Court of Nigeria nationwide after its two months annual vacation.

Two men in court for allegedly belonging to gang

The police on Monday arraigned two men, Tony Ujo, 27, and Joseph Azuanagu, 25, in a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for allegedly belonging to a gang of thieves.

Isaac Adewale to deliver NOUN’s 12th Inaugural Lecture Wednesday

The 12th Inaugural Lecture of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) will take place on Sept. 26 in Abuja, a statement has said.
Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari seeks collaborative efforts among nations to fight human trafficking

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for collaborative efforts among nations to fight human trafficking and smuggling of persons.

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FRSC screens 300,000 applicants for 4,000 jobs

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has begun recruitment and physical screening for about 324,000 applicants who applied for 4,000 jobs in the corps.

Ibrahim Dankwambo: I have solutions to Nigeria’s problems

The Governor of Gombe State and Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Alhaji Ibrahim Dankwanbo, has commended Cross Rivers State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on the pace of development in the state, promising to proffer solutions to Nigeria’s problems.

APC expels Pally Iriase over alleged anti-party activities

The Deputy Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Mr Pally Iriase, has been expelled from the All Progressives Congress (APC) for alleged anti-party activities.
The Abuja Rail Mass Transit on Monday commenced commercial train services on the Airport-Idu-Central Area metro line, Mr Okey Ugwuanyi, Airport Station Manager, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Abuja metro line commences commercial train services

The Abuja Rail Mass Transit on Monday commenced commercial train services on the Airport-Idu-Central Area metro line, Mr Okey Ugwuanyi, Airport Station Manager, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Obadiah Mailafia

2019: Obadiah Mailafia decries domination of politics by people lacking virtues

A Presidential aspirant on the platform of the African Democratic Congress, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, has decried the domination of politics in Nigeria by people bereft of virtues and ideas.