Federal Govt okays N600b for power sector

THE Federal Government has approved N600billion to be injected into the nation’s electricity market, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), said on Wednesday. Speaking with reporters at the Market Operator’s (MO) Participants/Key Stakeholders 2019 Third Quarter Interactive Forum in Abuja, its MO, Edmund Eje, said the fund would be disbursed soon. According to him, the intervention … Read moreFederal Govt okays N600b for power sector

EFCC moves to prevent Internet fraud

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday said it had put in place preventive mechanisms to end internet/cybercrimes in the country. The Ilorin Zonal Head of the anti-graft agency for Kwara, Kogi and Ekiti states, Mr Isyaku Sharu, stated this when members of the state council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), … Read moreEFCC moves to prevent Internet fraud

EFCC moves to prevent Internet fraud

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday said it had put in place preventive mechanisms to end internet/cybercrimes in the country. The Ilorin Zonal Head of the anti-graft agency for Kwara, Kogi and Ekiti states, Mr Isyaku Sharu, stated this when members of the state council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), … Read moreEFCC moves to prevent Internet fraud

Mixed reactions trail return of Sirika as Aviation Minister

Industry experts and stakeholders on Wednesday expressed mixed reactions on the return of Captain Hadi Sirika as Minister of Aviation. Among the experts were Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Aviation Hon. Nnolim Nnaji; President Aviation Round Table, Dr Gbenga Olowo; Chief Executive Officer, Centurion Securities Limited Group Captain John Ojikutu (rtd) and former General … Read moreMixed reactions trail return of Sirika as Aviation Minister

Take Nigerians out of poverty, APC tell new Ministers

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has told the newly inaugurated Ministers there was an urgent task ahead of them to lift Nigerians out of poverty, secure lives and property as well as grow the economy. The party also said that Nigerians are also waiting for them to build infrastructure, bring back discipline to private and … Read moreTake Nigerians out of poverty, APC tell new Ministers

Two docked over alleged unlawful possession of military kits

Two men, Mutiu Ogundeji, 32, and Hakeem Adeagbo, 26, on Wednesday appeared before Mrs Imoleayo Akinrodoye, the President of a Mapo Grade ‘A’ Customary Court in Ibadan, charged with posing as military officers. The suspects, whose addresses were not provided, are facing a two-count charge of unlawful possession and impersonation. Police prosecutor, Ayodele Ayeni told … Read moreTwo docked over alleged unlawful possession of military kits

Ibadan 21 new kings may lose their crowns

Indications emerged on Wednesday that the 21 new kings installed by the administration of the immediate past governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi two years ago amid controversies on Sunday August 27, 2017 may lose their crowns after all. Precisely, Senator Ajimobi in a well-attended ceremony handed instrument of office to the new kings … Read moreIbadan 21 new kings may lose their crowns

Governors discuss update on NFIU guidelines, SDGs, others

The issue of Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) guidelines on Local Government Funds tops agenda as the Governors of the 36 States of the Federation meet. The governors under the auspices of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are currently meeting to discuss the update of NFIU. The meeting is presided over by Governor, Kayode Fayemi … Read moreGovernors discuss update on NFIU guidelines, SDGs, others

Governors discuss update on NFIU guidelines, SDGs, others

The issue of Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) guidelines on Local Government Funds tops agenda as the Governors of the 36 States of the Federation meet. The governors under the auspices of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are currently meeting to discuss the update of NFIU. The meeting is presided over by Governor, Kayode Fayemi … Read moreGovernors discuss update on NFIU guidelines, SDGs, others

Malami,Tijani, Lai Mohammed, Saraki, Mamora take oaths

The sixth batch of ministers- designate that took oaths before President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday are Kebbi – Abubakar Malami, Kogi – Ramatu Tijani, Kwara – Lai Mohammed. Others are Kwara – Gbemisola Saraki, and Lagos – Olorunmibe Mamora Dailyhunt Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated by a computer program and has not been created or … Read moreMalami,Tijani, Lai Mohammed, Saraki, Mamora take oaths