Ekpa leads ministers, other Perm Secs, to Uyo for gender equity summit

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna   All is now set for the 21st Regular Council Meeting on Women Development which will hold in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital from August 22-27, 2021 and organized by the Ministry of Women Affairs.…

Buhari, Boris Johnson agree on trial of Kanu, others

By Egena Sunday Ode   President Muhammadu Buhari and Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain Thursday, appraised the war against different forms of terrorism in Nigeria, and agreed that the judicial process be allowed to run its course. Holding bilateral…

Technology best guarantee for credible electoral process, says INEC Chairman

By Folorunso Alagbede, Abuja   The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu has declared that the use of appropriate technology is one of the best guarantees for the transparency and credibility of electoral process. Yakubu made the declaration…

FCT: AMAC Chairman flags-off distribution of fertilizers

By Usman Shuaibu   In order to encourage the farmers in this year’s cropping season, the Executive Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Hon. Abdullahi Adamu Candido on Thursday flagged-off the 2021 fertilizers…

NSIA plans $200m investments in world class hospital, others- MD

By Egena Sunday Ode   The Nigerian Sovereign Investments Authority, NSIA, Thursday said it has concluded plans to build a world class hospital in Abuja, as part of its interventions aimed at strengthening the nation’s healthcare delivery system. The Authority…

Covid-19: Ministry inaugurates new task team to generate massive awareness

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry Works and Housing, Babangida Hussaini has given a strong warning to those violating the Covid 19 Prevention protocols in the Ministry to desist from such or stay away from the Ministry.…

COREN suspends 2 engineers for professional misconduct

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) Engineering Disciplinary Tribunal has suspended two engineers, Adeola Mary Olaosebikan and Matthew Kayode Ajibade for two years respectively over professional misconducts. Though they were arraigned separately…

JAMB to hold MOP- UP UTME in August

By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja Following a detailed investigation and careful analysis of the highly-successful 2021 UTME, and with due consultation (resulting in gracious concession) with the National Examination Council (NECO) concerning the timetable of the council’s ongoing SSCE, JAMB has…

Kano is biggest Sesame market in Nigeria- Ganduje

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano Governor Dr.Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said that Kano with its commercial potentials being the biggest agricultural commodity hub in Africa is also the biggest Sesame market in Nigeria. The Governor represented by his Deputy, Dr. Nasiru…

Buhari working hard to alleviate Nigerians’ suffering –Aide

By Christiana Ekpa The Senior SpecialA Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters, (House of Representatives), Hon. Umar Ibrahim El-Yakub on Thursday stated that his principal is very much aware of the current situation in the country and…