Category Archives: Breaking

‘Do Not Exploit Travelers This Easter Period’ – FG Warns Airlines

 Senator Hadi Sirika  The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has warned airlines operating in the country against taking advantage of the heavy traffic during the Easter period to exploit travelers through arbitrary increase in fares. A statement released by James Odaudu, Deputy Director, Press and Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, revealed that…

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Oshiomole Says Those Calling For Emefiele’s Removal Are Palm Wine Drinkers

  Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned calls for the sacking of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, describing those behind the calls as “Facebook manipulators and palm wine drinkers.” The governor explained that the people spearheading the agitation were people “who have been feeding fat on our common patrimony…

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Oshiomhole, CSOs Condemn Calls For Emefiele’s Sack, Says CBN Governorship Should Not Be Politicised

Mr. Adams Oshiomhole    Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole and a coalition of civil society groups in the country yesterday condemned those calling for the sack of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, describing them as faceless manipulators of the Nigerian economy who are bent on wasting their…

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Nigerian Police Is Set To Commence The Recruitment Of 10,000 Personnel

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has warned that there would be no short-cut into the Nigeria Police Force in the recruitment of 10,000 personnel. President Muhammadu Buhari had in 2015 approved the recruitment of 10,000 policemen at the National Security Summit in Abuja. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Head, Press and Public Relations…

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FG Says It’s Willing To Inject N350bn Into The Economy To Revive It

  The Federal Government has revealed its intention to inject N350 billion into the economy in a bid to revive the ailing sectors, particularly by reclaiming the jobs of Nigerians who were once employed. This was revealed by Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance, as she addressed reporters at the end of the two-day national economic…

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Customs To Re-Introduce Ban On Importation Of Rice Through Land Borders

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has announced its readiness to re-introduce the restriction order on importation of rice through land borders, which was reversed in October 2015, by Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General of Customs. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Wale Adeniyi, Public Relations Officer, NCS, who revealed that the dwindling revenue from rice…

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