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Friday, June 5, 2020

Dasuki Asks Court to Consolidate Charges

...  Insists on due process in trial Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Colonel Mohammed, Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has alleged before an Abuja High Court that the federal government planned to ambush him with double jeopardy in the two criminal charges brought against him at the...

43 Nigerians deported from Germany, Belgium, Italy over immigration offences

43 Nigerians were deported from Germany, Belgium and Italy on Thursday night for immigration related offences and unruly behaviour. They arrived through Hi-Fly chartered Airbus 330 with registration number CS-TQW at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) at exactly 8:45 p.m. They were received on arrival by...

NIMASA, Customs partnership will help Nigeria’s economic progress –Dakuku

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that NIMASA and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) are partners in progress in bringing the desired growth and development to the Nigerian maritime industry and by extension...

GOC 7 Division Receives UK Defence Adviser

The Royal British Army has expressed readiness to assist the Nigerian military in training support and capacity building in the effort to bring  an end to insurgency in the North East. The Defence Adviser to the United Kingdom in Nigeria, Brigadier General Charles Calder who...

PSC promotes 11 DCPs, 3,201 ASPs, others

Mike Okiro, Chairman Police Service CommissionThe Police Service Commission (PSC) in Abuja on Thursday approved the promotion of 11 Deputy Commissioners of Police to the substantive rank of Commissioners of Police. A statement issued by Mr Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the...

JAMB to hold UTME in May

Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the 2017/2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will hold in May. Oloyede, who was speaking at the 2017 Nigerian Academy of Letters Annual Lecture on Thursday in Abuja, said there was delay in the...

Amnesty International Report, Biased, Lacks Merit – GAW

The Global Amnesty Watch (GAW) has described the recent report by Amnesty International (AI) about the Nigerian Army as biased, unprofessional and lacking merit which does not reflect the realities on ground. The President of GAW, Philip Agbese, at a Press Conference in Abuja today...

Nigeria Police Search for Kidnapped German Archaelogists

·       Nigeria Police Force launches Manhunt on Kidnappers The Inspector General of Police IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni, concerned with the unfortunate incident of the kidnap on the 22nd December, 2017 at about 0855hrs  of the two Germans archaeologists, working in...

Spend N14.5bn paris money any how and go to jail Presidency tells Akwa Ibom governor

The Presidency on Thursday urged the Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel  against misspending of N14.5billion released to the State by the Federal government from the Paris Club debt money. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly (Senate), Senator Ita Enang stated...

Katsina residents offer prayers for President Buhari

Hundreds of residents of Katsina metropolis on Thursday offered special prayers for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari. The prayers were offered at the frontage of the Emir of Katsina’s palace popularly called ‘’Kangiwa Square’’ The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the prayer...