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Workers shut down NEMA offices

The staff of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have embarked on a nationwide indefinite strike over what they termed as maladministration, ineptitude, incompetence and inefficiency of the current Director General, Mustafha Maihaja.

Expect disruptions in power supply from bad weather – Minister tells Nigerians

Nigerians should expect to see some levels of disruption in electricity supplies to their homes and offices as the rains continue to fall across the country, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, disclosed on Monday.

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Presidential panel grills Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the recovery of public property Monday in Abuja grilled NFF president Amaju Pinnick and vice-president Shehu Dikko for several hours in connection with conspiracy and alleged case of diversion of public funds at the NFF.

33 million Nigerians enroll for national ID cards

Mr. Aliyu Aziz, Director-General of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), says 33 million Nigerians have enrolled for the National Identification Number (NIN).

Thousands of South Sudanese to create room for oil extraction

Thousands of residents of Pibor in South Sudan's Boma State will be relocated from their homes to pave the ways for the drilling of oil, officials said.
[FILES] Liverpool's English striker Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup third round football match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS /

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge charged with breaching FA betting rules

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been charged with misconduct in relation to alleged breaches of the Football Association's betting rules, the English governing body announced Monday.
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David Umahi warns employers over rejection of corps members

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Monday, warned employers of labour over rejection of corps members posted to their organisations by the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state.