Daily Archives: September 24, 2017

FG to merge BVN, driver’s licence, national ID card

The Federal Government has announced its decision to stop what it called proliferation and duplication of biometric-based identity systems in the country ...

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Why power supply is still irregular in Nigeria – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the problem of irregular power supply in Nigeria is caused by inaccurate billing system resulting from insufficient metering machines ...

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Restructuring: Nigeria better off with true federalism, says Tinubu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftain Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday spoke on vexed national issues, restating that true federalism will correct the country’s power imbalance ...

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Paris Refunds, bail-outs not enough to clear salary arrears – Gov. Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has said that financial interventions from the Federal Government to the state, though well appreciated, have not been enough to clear arrears of salary ...

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NAFDAC workers to continue strike until… – PRO

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, workers have said they will continue with their strike until the federal government appoints a substantive director general, DG ...

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Ambode to unveil new Awolowo statue Tuesday

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, will unveil a new iconic statue of the late sage and nationalist, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, next Tuesday. The imposing ...

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Apapa gridlocks will be over soon — FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) 6has said that the perennial gridlocks in Apapa area which had spread to other parts of Lagos would soon be ...

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Borno: Gov. Shettima redeploys 41 perm secs

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Saturday approved the redeployment of 41 permanent secretaries in the state. The Head of Service, Alhaji Yerima Sale, disclosed ...

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BoI lifeline to Kaduna SMEs, MSMEs hits N47bn

In continuation of its support to entrepreneurs across the country, the Bank of Industry (BoI) said it has disbursed loans in excess of N47billion to ...

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Senators, Reps sucking us dry with their jumbo salaries – Prof. Sagay

Prof Itse Sagay (SAN), Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) chairman, is as tough as they come. An activist to the core, he is frank ...

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