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Guard Your Certificates, WAEC Warns

Education

Following large crowds that have approached the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) offices for re-issue of lost certificates, the council’s Head of National Office, Mr Olu Adenipeku on Sunday 16th June, 2019 warned candidates in possession of its certificates that it won't re-issue on account of misplacement, fire, flood or theft.

Buhari Approves N208bn For Varsity Infrastructure

Education

As part of efforts to revamp tertiary education in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, over the weekend approved the disbursement of N208 billion to federal universities for infrastructural development.
The fund which was approved under the 2019 intervention of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) is to address the deficiencies in all the segments of the nation's educational system.

CAN Kicks Over Kaduna Religious Bill

Religion

The Kaduna state chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says it has perfected plans to challenge the legality of the recent religious bill passed by the former State House of Assembly.

The General Officer Commanding 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Sarham Jamil revealed that a Major, 2 Staff Sergeants and 11 Soldiers from 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt were, on Saturday, court-martialled.

AIT License: NBC Lacks Power To Withdraw Licenses Of Media Organizations - Falana

Crime Watch

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN has declared the recent withdrawal of the operating license of Daar Communication by Nigeria Broadcasting Corporation as illegal, stressing that the Corporation lacks the power to do so.

Court Nullifies Withdrawals Of Daar Communication License, Orders Status Quo

Crime Watch

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered status quo on the withdrawal of operating license of the Daar Communications PLC over alleged breach of the broadcasting code.

Guard Your Certificates, WAEC Warns

Education

Following large crowds that have approached the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) offices for re-issue of lost certificates, the council’s Head of National Office, Mr Olu Adenipeku on Sunday 16th June, 2019 warned candidates in possession of its certificates that it won't re-issue on account of misplacement, fire, flood or theft.

Buhari Approves N208bn For Varsity Infrastructure

Education

As part of efforts to revamp tertiary education in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, over the weekend approved the disbursement of N208 billion to federal universities for infrastructural development.
The fund which was approved under the 2019 intervention of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) is to address the deficiencies in all the segments of the nation's educational system.

The Management of Ekiti State University, (EKSU), Ado Ekti has reacted to the allegation of sexual misconduct involving one of its lecturers from the Department of Accounting, Dr O.O Aduwo. In a statement signed in Ado Ekiti on Saturday by Mr Bode Olofinmuagun

There Are Plots By Some Individuals To Incite Violence In Nigeria – DSS

Security

The Department of State Services (DSS) alleged of plots and attempts by some unscrupulous persons to cause disaffection and violence across the country by stirring up the embers of tribal sentiments.

Rwanda President: Buhari Is African Union's Anti-corruption Champion

Security

President Paul Kagame of Rwanda while presenting his lectures during the anti-corruption summit organized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari is the African Union champion in the fight against corruption. The leader made the claims at the National Democracy Day Anti-Corruption summit organized by the Economic and Financial (EFCC) in Abuja on Tuesday, June 11th, 2019.

Nigeria, Italy Partner To Recover Stolen Funds

Security

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, 1oth June 2019 welcomed the support of the Italian government to help recover and repatriate illegally deposited Nigerian stolen funds in foreign countries. The President made the assertion when he received a delegation from the Italian Parliament led by Senator Vito Petrocelli, Chairman Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs at State House, Abuja.

CAN Kicks Over Kaduna Religious Bill

Religion

The Kaduna state chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says it has perfected plans to challenge the legality of the recent religious bill passed by the former State House of Assembly.

Sustain Ramadan Virtues, Buhari Urges On Eid-Ul-Fitr

Religion

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims in the country to sustain the virtues of the fast. He also expressed satisfaction at the conduct of peaceful elections in Nigeria, despite what he called “doomsday predictions of social disharmony.” The appeal is contained in his Sallah message to Nigerians.

Eid-Fitri: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holiday

Religion

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, June 4 and Wednesday, June 5, as public holidays to mark the Muslim Eid-Fitri Celebration. The disclosure was made in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Mrs Georgina Ehuriah on behalf of the Federal Government.

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