Scientist laments use of unqualified personnel in laboratories

From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Science Laboratory Technology (NISLT), Dr Ighodalo Folorunso Ijagbone yesterday lamented the unethical practice of engaging unqualified persons in laboratories as technologies in the country. He implored management of institutions to stop this…

NYSC DG lauds Gov Ahmed on health service

From Olanrewaju Lawal, Ilorin The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps(NYSC), Brigadier-General Johnson Olawumi has commended the Kwara state government over its comprehensive health-care delivery policy, describing it as one of the best in the country. Brigadier-General Olawumi,…

Is SEC under Oteh rising or falling?

Late September, Nigeria’s The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), won the ‘’Most Innovative Capital Markets Regulator’’ award for the third consecutive time, having won it in 2012 and 2013; Aminu Imam, in this report, traces the efforts of the Director-General,…

FG considering privatisation of Airports – BPE

By Etuka Sunday. The Director General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr Benjamin Dikki yesterday disclosed that with proper modalities in place, the federal government may privatise the nation’s airports for better efficiency. Dikki spoke at the occasion tagged, “Privatisation…

Chemical society honours NAFDAC boss

By Doyin Ojosipe The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration (NAFDAC), Dr. Paul Ohii has been conferred with an honorary fellowship award by the chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN), for his remarkable contributions to the growth of…

NYSC DG urges employers of labour to verify corps members’ discharge certificates

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Wednesday, urged employers of labour to always verify NYSC discharge certificates presented by employees to ensure that they actually participated in the scheme. The Director-General, Brig.-Gen. Johnson Olawunmi, said this when he featured…

National Identification Number makes every Nigerian unique, says NTA boss

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Director-General, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Mr. Omole Olusola Adesina has commended the National Identity Management System (NIMS) project, saying that the National Identification Number (NIN) makes every Nigerian unique. A statement issued by the Director,…