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By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:02 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Muhammadu-Sanusi-II

The Kano Emirate clarified yesterday that the Emir, Muhammad Sanusi II, inherited the sum N1.893 billion and not N4 billion as being alleged. The council described as baseless the allegation that the Emir of Kano inherited the sum of N4 billion and squandered it. At press conference held in the Emir’s  palace on Monday, the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:55 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday offered the sum of $246.2 million to authorised dealers at a foreign exchange (FX) auction on the interbank market for wholesale forwards, small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and invisibles. A breakdown of the amount offered by the regulator showed that $150 million was auctioned at the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:27 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CAC

In pursuit of ease of doing business in Nigeria, the number of days required for registration of new businesses with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) is now two as against 10 days hitherto required for the exercise. This decision was part of the resolutions of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) meeting at the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Chief Audu Ogbeh

The federal government has proposed a national conference to address the protractive and bloodletting conflicts between herdsmen and farmers. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, made this disclosure after receiving a report of commission on the dispute set up in collaboration with Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO). He said the national […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
census

There were indications yesterday that paucity of funds may constitute a major set back to the conduct of the proposed  national population and housing census billed to take place next year. LEADERSHIP gathered that about one year to the proposed population and housing census, the National Population Commission (NPC) is yet to carry out Enumeration […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria,on Monday said the college is acquiring a total of of 20 new aircraft, five multi-engine DA42 and 15 single-engine DA40 trainers to phase out obsolete trainer aircraft. Speaking on the occasion of  NCAT taking delivery of one aircraft called DA42NG from Interjet Nigeria limited, Earlier,  Rector/ Chief […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:35 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
ASUP NANS

The National Secretariat  of the  National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has condemned in clear terms, what it described as the unjustifiable attack launched on peaceful protesting students in Lokoja, Kogi State in the early hours of yesterday. A statement signed by the national president, NANS, Comrade Chinonso Obasi, GCNS,  said Kogi students and Nigerian […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:33 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of the former Commissioner of Police, Imo State Command, CP. Taiwo Fredrick Lakanu to the next rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police. The Commission also approved the promotion of 24 other senior officers to their next ranks. AIG Lakanu, who was enlisted into the Nigeria Police […]


By admin On 21 Apr, 2017 At 01:33 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Fulani herdsmen

Three persons were thursday feared dead in a renewed clash between Fulani herdsmen and residents of a Tiv community at Tse Igba Uke village near Ikpayongo, 10 kilometres from Makurdi, the Benue State capital. According to a source, the suspected herdsmen had invaded Tse Igba Uke village close to Ikayongo  and killed two persons. This […]


By admin On 21 Apr, 2017 At 01:31 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris

The leadership of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has formally written to President Muhammadu Buhari, asking to be granted  the approval to recruit at least 155,000 new policemen in the next five years. The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Training and Development and Supervising DIG in charge of South-south, Mr. Emmanuel Inyang, who disclosed this […]


By admin On 21 Apr, 2017 At 01:34 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
World BanK

The World Bank thursday promised to deploy every tool and financial support required to respond to the famine plaguing some parts of northern Nigeria and some other countries across the globe. The bank also disclosed that it was currently working with partners in Nigeria and other affected regions to bring the situation under control. The […]



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