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The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Abubakar Adamu has today ordered the closure of all satellite offices belonging to the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) nationwide. The directive comes as result of the wild protest staged by Nigerian populace in Sagamu, Ogun state calling for the head of SARS over the killing of a Remo Stars Football club player, Tiamiyu Kazeem aka Kaka.

NECO: 19 Workers Dismissed Over Certificate Forgery

Education

The National Examination Council, NECO has on Tuesday announced that its Governing board has approved the dismissal of 19 staff for certificate forgery, following the worker's confession to the crime. According to PUNCH, the affected workers confessed during a Staff Certificate Verification Committee screening, which was set out to fish workers "with the questionable credential".

Money Laundering: Olisa Metuh Found Guilty By Abuja High Court

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Available information has it that former spokesman of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, and his company, Destra Investment Limited has been found guilty of being in possession and control of N400 million, by a Federal High Court, Abuja, judging that the money proceeds of money laundering. Mr Metuh, on trial over 7 count charge of criminal diversion of the money he received from the office of the National Security Adviser, NSA, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) instituted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Abubakar Adamu has today ordered the closure of all satellite offices belonging to the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) nationwide. The directive comes as result of the wild protest staged by Nigerian populace in Sagamu, Ogun state calling for the head of SARS over the killing of a Remo Stars Football club player, Tiamiyu Kazeem aka Kaka.

Money Laundering: Olisa Metuh Found Guilty By Abuja High Court

Crime Watch

Available information has it that former spokesman of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, and his company, Destra Investment Limited has been found guilty of being in possession and control of N400 million, by a Federal High Court, Abuja, judging that the money proceeds of money laundering. Mr Metuh, on trial over 7 count charge of criminal diversion of the money he received from the office of the National Security Adviser, NSA, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) instituted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Boko Haram terrorists on Friday attacked Garkida town in Gombi Local Government Area, Adamawa State in search of foodstuff and pharmaceutical products. Reports fear many people have been killed as the terrorist shot sporadically and also set churches and houses ablaze while looting food items from the town.

NECO: 19 Workers Dismissed Over Certificate Forgery

Education

The National Examination Council, NECO has on Tuesday announced that its Governing board has approved the dismissal of 19 staff for certificate forgery, following the worker's confession to the crime. According to PUNCH, the affected workers confessed during a Staff Certificate Verification Committee screening, which was set out to fish workers "with the questionable credential".

2020 UTME: JAMB Registers Highest Number Of Candidates

Education

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has registered over 1.9 million candidates for the 2020 unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), making it the highest number of candidate to have been registered for the examination.

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Education

The Kaduna State Polytechnic (KADPOLY) Management has sacked one of its former Head of Department, Civil Engineering, Engr. Danjuma Alhassan for sexual Harassment of a female student of the institution. During the 91st regular meeting of the Governing Council of the Polytechnic held on January 30th, 2020 at the institution, the Council approved the termination of the appointment of the said Lecturer with immediate effect after he was found guilty.

President Buhari Set To Commission Projects In Ondo State

Security

President Muhammadu Buhari will be in Ondo state today to inaugurate projects executed by the governor of the state, Rotimi Akerodolu and also as part of activities to mark his third year anniversary in office. The Ondo State Government, through the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr Donald Ojogohas has declared Tuesday public holiday so as to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari to the state and to also celebrate Rotimi Akerodolu third year in office.

South West Security: Operation Amotekun Is Perdurable- Mudashiru Obasa

Security

The Speaker of the Lagos House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has declared that the new security outfit, Operation Amotekun, has come to stay in the state and the South West. The lawmaker stated this on Monday at a public hearing on a bill to establish the security operation in Lagos state. 

BMO Commends Armed Forces On Fight Against Insurgency

Security

The Buhari Media Organization (BMO) has commended the Nigeria Armed Forces for its security strategies and efforts in degrading Boko Haram and insecurity in Nigeria. The Nigeria Armed Forces have been charged not to relent on their recent strategies, which have effectively degraded the operational capacity of the insurgents’ thereby enhancing peace and security in the Northeast and Nigeria generally.

Christians To Wear Black Come Ash Wednesday Procession

Religion

The leadership of the Diocese of Roman Catholic Church in Nigeria, have revealed that millions of Christian faithful will embark on a procession come Wednesday, Feb.

26 all clad in black attire during "Ash Wednesday" to display their grievances over the killings in Nigeria and the insecurity situation of the country. Rev. Fr. Felix Gobi, the Senior Parish Priest of St. Peter’s Nankai in Jalingo, the Taraba State made the information public during the mass sermon on Sunday, Feb. 23.

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has on Thursday kicked in what it described as the toughest stance to make since the assumption of President Buhari into the office in 2015. While conducting what was tagged, a World Press Conference, Reverand Samson Anyokule, the Nigerian CAN president cried out that Nigerian Christians was under siege.

Senator Shehu Sani Speaks On Muslims 'supporting' The Killing Of Christians By ISWAP

Religion

Former Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has said that the murderous conducts of the Islamic State, IS, do not portray the ideology and thoughts of Muslims, contrary to claims that Muslims in the North may be in support of the killing of Christians.

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