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Group Urges Buhari to Ignore NASS Reports on Akpabio, IMC

By Reuben Nwankwo (Abuja) President Muhammadu Buhari Following the revelation that some members of National Assembly NASS benefited from contracts in Niger Delta Development CCommission, NDDC, a civil society organization CSO, ‘Advocacy for Sanity in Niger Delta (ASIND)’ has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore the reports of various committees of National Assembly NASS […]

Group Lauds NASC over Ojo’s Appointment As Ag Clerk

By Reuben Nwankwo (Abuja) Over 15 Civil Society groups under the umbrella of Coalition of Civil Society Organization for Good Governance CSOGG, has lauded the leadership of National Assembly Service Commission NACS under the Chairmanship of Ahmed Amshi for appointing Arc Amos Olatunde Ojo as the Acting Clerk of National Assembly describing the development as […]

Transparency, Transformation And Repositioning At NSCDC

By OMOBA KENNETH AIGBEGBELE Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, CG NSCDC From the plethora of achievements, from the reduction of vandalism on critical national assets, enhanced regulation of private guards, robust inter-agency collaboration, high morale of personnel to capacity and manpower development, the story cannot be the same again at the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps […]


Ochai Sunday Engr Abdulaziz, New Ag MD of TCN Various stakeholders and interest groups have continued to congratulate Engineer Sule Ahmed Abdulaziz, on his recent appointment as the new acting Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). This follows his appointment and issuance of the requisite appointment letter which […]

President Buhari Reconstitutes NNPC Board

President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has reconstituted the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation NNPC following the expiration of the tenure of the former board appointed in 2016. In a press statement from the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, released on Saturday the new board will be in place for […]

Customs BOSS, Hameed Ali Gets New Wife

By Tayo Sunday The Comptroller General, CG of the Nigerian Customs Service NCS, Col. Hameed Ali Rtd on Saturday in a low key ceremony married a new wife, Hajiya Zainab Abdullahi in Kano state. This came nearly two years after, the Custom Boss lost his wife Hajiya Hadiza Jummai Ali who passed on in Abuja […]

Former NNPC GMD Maikanti Baru is dead

Baru, Former NNPC GMD The immediate-past Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru, is dead. This was disclosed by Mele Kyari, the current GMD of the state-run oil company. According to Kyari in his twitter handle, “My brother, my friend and my mentor, Dr Maikanti Kachalla Baru, immediate past GMD of […]