January2020

NIDCOM Rescues Two Nigerians Stranded In Kenya

Two Nigerians, Adams John and Victor Obialu, who were stranded in Kenya as a result of irregular migration and visa overstay  arrived Abuja on Friday, facilitated by Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM). NiDCOM in a statement issued by Head, Media and Public Relations, Abdu-Rahman Balogun, said the excited duo were[…]

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Anti corruption:CACOL Set To Work With Nigerian Police

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, in its continuation of shifting the paradigm in the fight against corruption from the hitherto elitist approach to the grassroots approach where the fight could be effectively owned, held its Good Governance, Accountability and Transparency Education (C-GATE) with the service sector yesterday[…]

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Breaking:Commercial Motorcyclists Protest At Lagos Assembly, Demand Regulation Not Ban ..Say “Our Jobs Matter”

By Benjamin Omoike Sequel to the ban by the Lagos State Government  on commercial motorcyclists from plying major highways within the state, some operators on Friday protested the government action at the State House of Assembly in Alausa, Ikeja. The operators, who are Gokada, Oride, and Max commercial motorcyclists, stormed[…]

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VAT: Ikeja Electric Increases MAP Meters

One of the leading electricity distribution companies in Nigeria, Ikeja Electric Plc, has announced an upward review in the prices of meters sold to customers under the Meter Asset Provider (MAP) introduced by federal government. In a notice to its customers on Friday, the energy firm said it was increasing[…]

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Civil Society steps up budget engagement with new strategies

By Joshua Oriola  The Civil Society in Nigeria have rejigged their activities and restrategized to ensure effective engagement of budget of the federal government.  This becomes necessary given the change in the budget calendar which is now January to December of the fiscal year.  Members of the Civil Society from various[…]

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Why I advised my son to sack his female secretary – Adeboye

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has condemned any form of intimacy between opposite sexes who are married. On his verified Twitter handle, the cleric lamented that many married couples have crushes on persons other than their spouses warning them to desist from such[…]

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NCC Activates 122 Toll-Free Emergency Telephone Number in 18 States

The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said the Commission has activated its 112 toll-free Emergency Telephone Number at Emergency Communication Centres (ECCs) in 18 States.He disclosed this at the ‘2020 Forum of Spokesperson of Security and Response Agencies (FOSSRA) Meeting’,[…]

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NIDCOM Holds Inaugural Summit of Focal Point Officers

The Inaugural Summit of all Diaspora State Focal Point Officers organised by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) will hold in Abuja on Tuesday Feb. 4. In a statement by the Head of Media and Public Relations Unit of NIDCOM, Abdur-Rahman Balogun said that the first ever summit has as[…]

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