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Assemblyman: PDP now empty in Ekiti

The Minority Leader of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Gboyega Aribisogan, has claimed that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has lost majority of its stars due to alleged unfriendly attitude of governor Ayo Fayose.

Ibrahim Magu: My promotion tonic for ruthless graft fight

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has hailed his elevation to the rank of a full police commission by the Police Service Commission.

General Boroh: Strong collaboration needed to sustain peace in Niger Delta

A former Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) and Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has called for a multi-stakeholder collaboration to sustain the prevailing peace in the region.

Senator Ekweremadu: Blame our past leaders for Nigeria’s problems

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, said, Friday, that Nigeria’s leaders over the years should be blamed and held responsible for the nation’s many problems associated with the nation’s diversity.

JOHESU to commence nationwide strike April 17

The Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, has intimated of the looming strike in the Health sector from the 17th of next month if the federal government fails to honour the terms of agreements with the Union at different fora since 2009 especially the agreement reached on the 30th of September, 2017 which had a time frame of five weeks.

NSCDC decorates 69 newly promoted officers in Niger

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Friday decorated 69 newly promoted officers in Niger Command with their new ranks.

Outrage in police over alleged lopsided promotions

There is discontent among some officers and men from South-East and South-South geopolitical zones in the police over what they described as “marginalisation of our officers” from the regions in the promotion of personnel.

Minister Chris Ngige warns new boards against funds misappropriation

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has warned the newly inaugurated boards of parastatals under the ministry against misappropriation of funds.

JUSUN suspends strike in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State chapter of Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, has suspended its infinite strike which commenced on Feb. 16.

Nigerian Army begins promotion examination for 173 officers

The Nigerian Army has begun its 2018 practical promotion examination for 173 officers from the rank of lieutenant to captain, an official said.

Nigeria Immigration speaks on ‘acrimonious’ promotion exercise

In recent times, there has been some anonymous but scandalous postings on the social media about the recent promotion exercise in the Nigeria Immigration Service.

NITEL/MTEL pensioners hail PTAD over measures to clear retirement benefits

Pensioners of the former NITEL/MTEL have commended Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate for taking steps to clear their retirements and pension benefits.

2019: General Babangida asks Nigerians to begin search for ‘new breed’ leaders

The former military ruler said “At this point of our national history, we must take some rather useful decisions that would lead to real development and promote peaceful co-existence among all the nationalities.”

Federal govt warns workers against lock-out, picketing

The Federal Government has warned workers against locking out of duly appointed officers and picketing as a resolve to industrial disputes in the country.

Governor Obaseki orders officials to treat files, memos within 72 hours

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, has ordered all senior officials of the State Civil Service to ensure that all files and memos are attended to within 72 hours.

Osun lecturers to begin indefinite strike January 15

Despite the suspension of strike by workers in Osun State, lecturers in the four higher institutions, owned by the state, have said they will begin an indefinite strike on January 15, 2018, if the issues raised in their notice of strike are not resolved.

Nigeria Customs generate N1 trillion revenue in 2017

The Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday recorded its highest revenue collection ever with a total generated revenue of N1.01tn in the 2017 fiscal year.

INEC sacks two officials over Governor Yahya Bello’s double registration

The Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, has dismissed two officials for their alleged roles in the electoral scandal involving the Kogi State Governor, Yahya Bello.

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Ibe Kachikwu: Niger Delta militants almost crippled Nigeria in 2015

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday indicated that but for the timely interventions of the government, first through back-channel consultations and then open dialogues with militants who resumed bombing of oil facilities in the Niger Delta in 2015, the country could have been crippled.

Police arrest suspected killers of Nasarawa university lecturer

The Nigeria Police said on Wednesday that it had arrested 14 suspects linked to the murder of the late Dr Ibrahim Mailafia, a Senior Lecturer with the Nasarawa State University, Keffi.

NNPC: India largest importer of Nigeria’s crude oil in 2017

India was the largest importer of Nigeria’s crude oil in 2017, a report by the state oil firm, NNPC has shown.

Capital market indices drop further by 0.25 percent

Key indicators of the performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange declined for the third consecutive day, dropping by 0.25 per cent on Wednesday as profit taking persisted.

NFL bans players from kneeling during national anthem

American footballers competing in the league will have to stand on the pitch during The Star Spangled Banner or remain in the locker room.