Friday, August 23, 2019

FUTA seeks collaborations with American university

By Brendan Umoren Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) Vice Chancellor Professor Joseph Fuwape on Tuesday paid a working visit to George Mason University,...

Fertiliser: Institute blames high cost on foreign exchange restriction

By Felicia Imohimi   Prof. Victor Chude, the Registrar, Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (NISS) has blamed the high cost of fertiliser in the country on...

NANS tells South Africans to close companies, leave Nigeria

By Brendan Umoren Following the increasing number of xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa, the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has ordered...

2019 ITTF World Cup: Meshref says will prepare adequately to represent...

By Kemi Akintokun and Millicent Ifeanyichukwu As Egyptian Dina Meshref looks forward to represent Africa at the 2019 ITTF Women World Cup in October, the...

Gombe governor decries state of health sector

By Brendan Umoren Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya, has decried the poor state of health care delivery services in the state as he...

Eid el Kabir: FRSC deploys 35,000 personnel, 737 patrol vehicles

By Brendan Umoren Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has deployed no fewer than 35, 000 regular and special marshals across the country for the...

Gombe secures N3.4 billion World Bank loan to fight malnutrition

By Agencies The Gombe State Government, in collaboration with the federal government, has secured N3.4 billion loan from the World Bank for use in...

Nigerien Customs releases relief materials for Nigerian refugees

By Brendan Umoren The Nigerien Douanes (Customs) at Konni, a border town, has released the seized relief materials meant for Nigerian refugees residing in Niger...

DG: NYSC remains only stable workforce in Nigeria

By Brendan Umoren The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has said that the Scheme remains the only stable...

#RevolutionNow: Police disrupt protests in Lagos, Abuja, other

By Brendan Umoren Scores were injured while many Nigerians including journalists were arrested and brutalised by the police during protests against the alleged ineptitude...

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NEWS IGP Muhammed Adamu Retires All DIGs

By Gbenga Sijuade The Acting Inspector-General of Police Muhammed Adamu has retired all the Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs), Naija Newsunderstands. The seven police chiefs’ departure was in furtherance of...

Buhari Vows That He Would Soon Probe Obasanjo, See Why

By Faderera Falade President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that he would recover the $16 billion dollars allegedly wasted on the power sector when the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was in...

2019 Elections: INEC to hire donkeys, bicycles in Gombe State

By NAN The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to hire donkeys and bicycles to distribute election materials in hard-to-reach areas of Gombe State. Alhaji Umar Ibrahim,...

Justice Tanko seeks strict, regular supervision of lower courts

By Brendan Umoren The acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has called for the regular supervision of the lower courts by relevant...