Alleged Yahoo Boys were spotted bathing on the road in Umuahia, Abia while a native doctor performs ritual on them //youtu.be/Ak5v33IGnIY
The non-academic workers at Nigerian universities have announced plans to commence an indefinite strike on February 5, 2021. The Joint Action Committee of NASU and SSANU made this known in a communique on Friday. Part of the communique read, “It is in line with the resolution of our members nationwide, that...
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, who displaced McConnell as the chamber’s leader after Democrats won two Georgia runoff elections this month, announced the move on the Senate floor on Friday. Schumer did not say when Trump’s second impeachment trial would begin. “The House will deliver the article of impeachment to the...
Gas Explosion At Agbor, Delta State Footage of the gas explosion that took place at Agbor, Delta State, today //youtu.be/r1H1WfEW1VU
Beneficiaries of the N-Power initiative who have concluded the two-year job programme will now be able to access permanent job opportunities or business prospects in line with the N-power exit strategy now activated by the Muhammadu Buhari administration. Under the plan, 200,000 beneficiaries will be engaged as financial services operators...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has strongly cautioned Nigerians to ignore the message making rounds on social media that they are currently recruiting. The Head, Media, and Publicity, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren in a statement on Saturday, January 16, 2021, said that the message is fake. The agency also described...
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has stated that SIM cards would not be linked with National Identity Numbers(NIN) gotten through Bank Verification Numbers. This was stated on their official Twitter handle, adding that those with NIN's gotten through BVN visit NIMC offices to validate their NINs. It said the BVN-generated...
A Local Government Council in Lagos State has closed down a health center as a preventative measure to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State closed down the Bola Ahmed Tinubu (BAT) Health Centre, Aboru in the area. The council's...
Consumers under the aegis of the Association of Telephone, Cable TV, and Internet Subscribers have asked that the National Identification Number, NIN enrolment be suspended due to COVID-19 risks. The National President of the group, Sina Bilesanmi, in a statement issued on Monday, condemned the mistreatment of its members across...
The Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has given a stern warning about the coronavirus pandemic and how fast it is spreading. Ihekweazu made this known at the joint national briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 that held in Abuja on Monday. He also...
The leader of a kidnap gang Ahmadu fell victim to another kidnap gang when he visited the gang's hideout to sell ammunition. After he was kidnapped, he was forced to pay the ransom of N1.5 million. According to the Police Force spokesperson, Frank Mba, he revealed while parading the suspects...
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) have threatened to embark on a three-day protest on Jan. 12. The unions in a circular jointly issued on Sunday in Abuja said that the planned strike was to protest the non-implementation of an...
Veteran Nollywood actor, Jim Lawson Maduike, has passed on. The veteran actor reportedly died after complaining of body pains around 12pm on Saturday, January 9, 2021. A former broadcast journalist, Lawson began his radio career with Radio Nigeria in 1980 before retiring to join the movie industry in 2004. Lawson’s death is...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it had made the presentation of a valid National Identification Number (NIN) compulsory for all categories of vehicle registration. Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM), Bisi Kazeem, Corps Public Education Officer,  disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, in Abuja. FRSC had commenced compliance on this...