National Assembly to review laws governing operations of security agencies

Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto) says the laws governing the operations of various security agencies in the country would be reviewed by the National Assembly. This...

NAFDAC destroys expired raw materials of Guinness Nigeria

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Wednesday destroyed expired malt extract and glucose belonging to Guinness Nigeria Plc. Independent reports...

Lassa fever: Senate summons health minister

The Senate on Tuesday directed that the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, should appear before the members to brief them on the outbreak of Lassa...
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NNPC, CBN collaborate to help oil marketers on importation

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is working in collaboration with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to help oil marketers commence...

Boko Haram terrorists now surrendering in droves – Chief of Air Staff

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has expressed the commitment of the Nigerian Air Force to swiftly eliminating the remnants...

Recruitment of 10,000 policemen to gulp N8.6bn

Mike Okiro, chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC), on Thursday disclosed that the sum of N8.6 billion is required for the recruitment of 10,000 policemen. From the sum,...

We are ready to reveal power sector problems — Union

The Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) on Monday said it was ready to reveal the challenges facing the power sector...

Federal Civil Service retirees decry delay in pension payment by PFAs

Some Federal Civil Service retirees on Wednesday in Lagos decried late payment of their monthly pensions more than six months after retirement. The retirees were...

Cross River Govt rebuilds cocoa, oil palm estates to create 20,000 jobs 

With the pressure on federal allocation owing to the fall in global price and the focus on agriculture to rebuild the economy, Cross River...

2 die in multiple crash near Enugu

Two persons have died in a multiple crash at Ugwuonyeama on the Enugu-Onitsha road, leaving many others with various degrees of injuries. The spokesman of...