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BREAKING: Insecurity: Buhari, Lawan, Gbajabiamila in closed-door meeting

BREAKING: Insecurity: Buhari, Lawan, Gbajabiamila in closed-door meeting NEWS DIGEST - President Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding a meeting with Senate President Ahmad Lawan and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. The agenda of the meeting which started...

BREAKING: Rivers govt seals NLC secretariat

BREAKING: Rivers govt seals NLC secretariat NEWS DIGEST - The Rivers State Government on Sunday night sealed the secretariat of the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress located on D-Line axis of Port Harcourt. Although a letter from the State...

EFCC arraigns Reps NDDC Chair over alleged N400m money laundering

EFCC arraigns Reps NDDC Chair over alleged N400m money laundering NEWS DIGEST - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned the Chairman of the House Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Hon Nicholas Mutu before a...

IPPIS implementation: FG goes after ghost workers

IPPIS implementation: FG goes after ghost workers NEWS DIGEST--The Acting Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan, on Monday, said that the Federal Government had activated a new process aimed at eliminating those who were collecting salaries...

Okada Ban: 3 killed as riders clash with police in Lagos

Okada Ban: 3 killed as riders clash with police in Lagos NEWS DIGEST - At least three persons have been feared killed after a fight broke out between commercial motorcyclists and policemen at Ijora in Apapa, Lagos. The Nation reported that...

BREAKING: No Nigerian infected with coronavirus – Chinese Ambassador

BREAKING: No Nigerian infected with coronavirus - Chinese Ambassador BEWS DIGEST - No Nigerian or Chinese living in Nigeria is infected with the dreaded coronavirus, the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian, has declared. He told reporters in Abuja on...

Coronavirus: 60 Nigerians ‘trapped’ in Wuhan as death toll rises

Coronavirus: 60 Nigerians ‘trapped’ in Wuhan as death toll rises NEWS DIGEST--The Coronavirus infection has risen to 17,205 from 14,380 confirmed cases while 361 persons had died from the disease, which originated from Wuhan in China. About 21,558 individuals were also...

Minimum wage: TUC keeps mum as ultimatum expires

Minimum wage: TUC keeps mum as ultimatum expires NEWS DIGEST--The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria on Sunday declined to speak on its planned nationwide strike to protest the failure of some states to implement the new minimum wage. On January 9,...

IMF decries absence of scanners at Lagos seaports

IMF decries absence of scanners at Lagos seaports NEWS DIGEST--The International Monetary Fund has lamented the poor roads, lack of single-window platform and absence of scanning machines for Customs operations at the seaports in Lagos. The IMF Mission Chief and Senior...

Cancer treatment available in Nigeria–Expert

Cancer treatment available in Nigeria--Expert NEWS DIGEST--An Oncologist and Clinical Consultant, Oncology, at the National Hospital, Abuja, Dr Abdulrazzaq Oyesegun, has said the Federal Government is trying to provide up-to-date cancer facilities across the country, noting that the availability of...

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Maryam Abacha varsity president donates N25m to newly inducted nurses in...

Maryam Abacha varsity president donates N25m to newly inducted nurses in Nigeria The President and Founder, Maryam Abacha American University of Niger, MAAUN, Prof. Adamu...

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