Recruitment: Police drop crucial notification for candidates

January 11, 2022 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

The Nigeria Police Force has said that successful candidates who participated in the medical screening exercise in the 2020 recruitment exercise of 10,000 Constables into the  Force would loss their offer if they failed to report for training between Monday, January 10,  and Sunday, January, 16, 2022. A press statement by the Force Public Relations Officer ( FPRO), CP Frank Mba, Monday Read More

Ebonyi govt gives reasons for demolishing church building

November 2, 2021 Amarachukwu EgwuAgha 0

The Commissioner for Capital City Development, Ebonyi state, Onyekachi Nwebonyi Tuesday gave reasons why the Ministry demolished a church, Evangelical Church of West Africa,(ECWA) in Abakaliki the state capital. Nwebonyi explained that demolition of the church became necessary after the pastor in charge of the church refused  to adhere to the capital city master plan. Nwebonyi who disclosed this while briefing Read More

FG promises to implement 5% of jobs for persons with disabilities

October 30, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has expressed readiness to implement the law mandating Five per cent of jobs at both private and public sectors are allocated to people living with disabilities. Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Chris Ngige, who made this disclosure weekend in Abuja said his ministry will issue circular to all the ministries and parastatals by next week.  Already, Read More

Breaking: APC state congress won’t hold in Abia, elders declare

October 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A group of elders and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia state led by Senator Chris Adighije, has said that the party’s state congress scheduled for Saturday 16th October, will not hold. The elders asked the national leadership under governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe state to call back the state congress committee sent to Abia state. Read More

Banditry: Kaduna directs schools to set up security committee

September 12, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Ahead of schools resumption on Monday, the Kaduna state government has directed administrators and proprietors of public and private conventional and Islamiyya schools to establish security committee to ensure safety of students.   The directive given by the state Commissioner for Education, Dr Shehu Usman Mohammed, urged the schools including learning centres such as Islamiya and Madrasas to set up school-based security committees Read More

FG wants attackers of firefighters in Kogi brought to book

September 10, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has condemned the reported attack on some firefighters and fire trucks by hoodlums in Kogi state, saying such act “is unacceptable and those responsible will definitely not go unpunished.” Controller General of the Federal Fire Service (FFS) Dr. Liman Ibrahim, has however has vowed that those behind the act described as ‘dastardly’ will surely be punished The Read More

Breaking: Supreme Court affirms Buni’s CECPC leadership lawful, says APC is right

August 5, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigerian Supreme Court has affirmed that the leadership Governor Mai Mala Buni as Chairman, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is legal and lawful. The apex court, according to the extract released by the APC, the court also held that Mai Mala Buni’s position as Acting Chairman of the Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Read More

Congresses: APC releases timetable, grants waivers to new members to contest

July 18, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the approved schedule of activities and guidelines for the conduct of the party’s nationwide ward congresses scheduled for Saturday July 31, 2021. The party has also granted waivers to new members and returning executives to contest. According to the notice released Sunday in Abuja by the National Secretary of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Read More

UniUyo shut down as cult clash claims one

July 2, 2021 Uko Etim 0

Tension is currently brewing at the University of Uyo town campus as a student was reportedly killed and another badly injured in a fresh cult war. Blueprint gathered that the situation erupted on Tuesday when the 300-level student, said to be from the Geography Department, Faculty of Social Sciences, was killed by some suspected cultists. It was further learned that Read More

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Insecurity: FCTA begins fresh clampdown on criminals’ flash points

May 16, 2021 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

In continuation of its operations against criminal activities, the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA ), has over the weekend demolished a taxi park, reportedly turned to drug addicts colony and home for many other criminal elements.  The administration who said the place, located at Nicon junction in Maitama district, was supposed to be an interchange by the Abuja Master plan, but temporarily made a taxi park, Read More

Buhari approves new security measures for South East, South South

May 11, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday approved new security measures specifically for the South East and South South geo-political zones of the country, acting Inspector General of Police, Mr Usman Baba, has said. Addressing State House correspondents at the end of National Security Council meeting in Abuja, the IGP said a decision has been taken not to publicised measures to be deployed Read More