Corruption: NSCDC alleges smear campaign against Comptroller General

October 11, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The management of Nigeria security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has raised an alarm of smear campaign against its Comptroller General Ahmed Abubakar Audi. An online media report had reported allegation of fraud and massive corruption against the person of the Commandant General. But in a statement released Monday in Abuja by the Corps spokesman Olusola Odumosu, denied the allegation. Read More

Only restructuring can restore Nigeria’s lost glory – Makinde

October 3, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Governor Seyi Makinde has said that only a restructured Nigeria will help the nation regain her past glory among the comity of nations. The governor stated this Saturday at the launch of SATVIEW Network digital broadcast channel, held at the SATVIEW Network headquarters, Ring Road, Ibadan. He pointed out that with the present situation in the country, it is clear Read More

Wike: Chipping away at the granite

September 23, 2021 Dan Agbese 0

It is not your typical beer parlour brawl but believe me, it is still about beer. Every time you pay for goods or are paid for services, you pay extra money to the federal government. The payment is misnamed value added tax, VAT. The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, collects this money throughout the country. It deducts four per cent Read More

Immortalise Isaac Boro, restructure Nigeria, Ijaw youth tell FG

May 16, 2021 Ikenna Okonkwo 0

Nigerians from the South-South region under the aegis of Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) have called on the federal government to immortalise late Major Isaac Jasper Adaka Boro, 53 years after his demise. Chairman of IYC, FCT chapter, Mr. Adam Ogomugo Marbo, who made the appeal during the 53 years remembrance of the late Niger Delta hero on Saturday in Abuja Read More

Insecurity: Review appointment of service chiefs, southern governors tell Buhari

May 11, 2021 Amaechi Okwara 0

The Nigeria Southern Governors Tuesday asked President Mohammadu Buhari to review appointment of security agencies to reflect federal character as Nigeria’s overall population is heterogeneous. In the communique issued and read at the end of its meeting that lasted for over two hours in Government house, Asaba by the Governor of Ondo state and chairman of forum, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, the Read More

New NCWD DG takes over, unveils vision for women

April 12, 2021 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

The new Director General and CEO, National Centre for Women Development (NCWD), Dr. Asabe Vilita Bashir, has unveiled her vision for Nigerian women to “re-structure, re-position and re-brand.” The new NCWD boss made this known at her formal take-over on Monday in Abuja, stating: “I make bold, to say that I will bring my wealth of experience to bear, so Read More