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Police Recruitment: 80,724 candidates Shortlisted for aptitude test

Musiliu Smith, Chairman PSC The Police Service Commission says that 80,724 candidates have been shortlisted nationwide for aptitude test for recruitment into the Constable cadre of Police. A statement by the Head of Press and Public Relations in the commission, Ikechukwu Ani, in Abuja on Tuesday said the aptitude test had been slated for August […]

There’s No Secret Account In NNPC –Kyari

Mallam Mele Kyari, GMD of NNPC The Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari says the corporation has no secret accounts that breaches the Treasury Single Account (TSA). Kyari disclosed this when he received the Chairman and members of the special Presidential Investigative Panel for the Recovery of […]

Bogoro, Institutional Reforms and Paradigm Shift at TETFUND

By Omoba Kenneth Aigbegbele, Prof Suleiman Bogoro, Executive Secretary, TETFUND The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) is an interventionist agency of the Federal Government charged with the responsibility and mandate of supporting public tertiary educational institutions with essential physical infrastructure for teaching and learning, instructional materials and equipment, grants for research and publication and academic […]

BREAKING: House of Representatives names committee chairpersons

By Sunday Ochai   Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker, House of Representatives The House of Representatives has named chairpersons for the various house standing committees. This Speaker of the House, Rt Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila made the announcement in Thursday plenary. The standing committees were also increased from 96 to 109. The decision to increase the committees was […]

Gana’s Agro-Rangers Initiative: A Stitch in Time

Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, CG, NSCDC As a result of the initiative by the Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu few years ago and the implementation to the letter by the management of NSCDC and other sister security agencies in the North, cattle rustling has been a thing of […]

BREAKING: Tunisia President Beji Dies At 92

By Charles Beetles President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia 92-year-old Tunisia’s President, Beji Caid Essebsi, has died. He died at Tunisia’s military hospital on Wednesday, according to a statement from the presidency. He had been hospitalised late last month and spent a week in hospital after suffering health crisis. The president of the parliament will […]

Nigerian Army graduates 259 cadets

Sunday Ochai Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, Chief Of Army Staff. The Nigerian Army has graduated 259 Cadets of Direct Short Service Course from the Nigerian Army School of Infantry (NASI), Jaji, Kaduna State. The officers, who comprised serving and non-serving personnel, graduated in different fields in the six-month intensive training at the school. The new […]

Former Coach Chukwu Praises Otedola over Donations

Sunday Ochai Christian Chukwu (L) & Femi Otedola (R) Christian Chukwu, former coach of the Super Eagle has praised the generosity of the Billionaire /Philanthropist, Femi Otedola over donation he got from him which enabled him tackle his health challenge. Chukwu made the praise expressions when he paid visit to Mr Otedola in his Lagos […]