Category: Other News

Fayemi Halts Payment of Development Levy By Pupils

•Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi tasks workers on loyalty •BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has halted the education...

Anambra Begins Remittance of Contribution to PFAs, as Imo, Ebonyi Default

Anambra Government, southeast Nigeria says it is set to implement the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) at the state level with the payment of its contributions to...

Govt Did Everything Possible to Save Killed Red Cross Worker, Says Minister

The Nigerian Government has said it was shocked and saddened at the murder of another aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman, by Boko Haram on Monday, despite the actions...

NIMASA Begins Search For Crew Of Hijacked Swiss Vessel

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search and rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS owned by...

Flooding: UN Disaster Experts Study Anambra Communities

A team of environment experts from the United Nations Disaster Assessment and Coordination, UNDAC, has arrived Anambra State over the flooding menace ravaging parts of...

NIMASA Not Responsible For Seafarers’ Detention , Says Folarin

*Dakuku Says no Seafarers, no Shipping The Chairman, National Seafarers Welfare Board of Nigeria, NSWBN, Otunba Kunle Folarin has said that the Nigerian Maritime...

FG Commences Akwa Ibom Erosion Control Project worth N1.07bn

The Federal Government has commenced an erosion control project on Nduetong Oku- Ikpa road, cutting across Uruan and Uyo Local Government Areas in Akwa Ibom...

Kwara Has Lowest Under-5 Mortality Rate, Says NGF 

Kwara state has ranked as the state with the lowest new-borns and under-five mortality rate in the country according to a study by the Nigeria Governor’s Forum...

Osun Gov Rerun Election: TMG Seeks Probe of Infractions

Fears that 2019 is under threat• The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has called for the quick and thorough investigation of the reported infractions at the just...

Democratic Policing: German Govt Partner Police to Remodel FSARS

•By Emmanuel Edom• In a bid to ensure civil policing in a democratic dispensation, the German Government in collaboration with the Federal Government of Nigeria has...