Friday, November 22, 2019

Nigerian breaks 100-year old record at Mysore varsity, bags 20 medals

A First Class Chemistry Graduate of the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, (UDUS), Stella Emelife Chinello, has broken a 100-year old record at the Mysore University,India, where she was decorated with 20 Gold Medals and five cash prize awards at the 99th Convocation Ceremony of the University. She emerged as...

OSUN RERUN: POLICE ARREST 16 PERSONS ALLEGEDLY WITH ILLEGAL OBSERVER TAGS

The Police have arrested 16 persons for the alleged possession of illegal INEC observer tags, face caps and jackets during the Osun Governorship rerun. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Folasade Odoro, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. “Police team on stop and search duties at Orolu; intercepted vehicles with sixteen persons...

Archbishop Urges Action On Abortion Bill

Archbishop Glenn Davies has warned of the dangers of the Bill which allows abortion up until birth, urging Christians show support for the life of the unborn before the Upper House considers the Bill. The Archbishop has written to all clergy in the Diocese of Sydney, saying he considers the Bill before the Legislative Council,...

BUHARI MUST BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR ACTIONS OF HIS IGP, APPOINTEES – NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

The National Assembly on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari must be held accountable for the actions of his appointees, including the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. This was one of the resolutions reached by the joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday. “The President must be held accountable for the actions of his appointees...

OKONJO-IWEALA GETS NEW APPOINTMENT INTO TWITTER BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Minister of Finance, has been appointed to Twitter Board of Directors (the “Board”) as a new independent director, effective immediately. “Ngozi and Bob are distinguished leaders with unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise. “We are confident they will be incredible assets to Twitter as we continue to focus on driving transparency and making...

‘BUHARI IS A FAIR PLAYER,’ PRESIDENCY REACTS TO INTIMIDATION ALLEGATION

The Presidency has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari is an unbiased person who believes the rights of citizens must be respected, irrespective of their religious, ethnic, and political affiliation. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said this on Thursday in an interview on Channels Television. He condemned the allegation that the...

DSS Dismisses Staff Over Bribe Taking In Ekiti State

The Department of State Services (DSS) hereby announces the dismissal of one of its staff, JAJA SMITH OTELEMABA, involved in bribe taking from motorists during the performance of election duties in Ekiti State. Hours ago, a picture of JAJA had surfaced on the Social media wherein he was presented as negotiating with a motorist for...

DINO HAS BEEN ABDUCTED BY UNKNOWN PERSONS –MURRAY-BRUCE

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce on Thursday raised an alarm that Senator Dino Melaye has been abducted by known persons, while he was on his way to Kogi State for a court hearing. On his Twitter handle, Murray-Bruce revealed that Melaye’s brother, Moses Melaye informed him of the abduction. He wrote; “I have just been informed by Moses...

FG TO COMMERCIALISE STATE HOUSE MEDICAL CENTRE

The management of the State House Medical Centre is seeking to be commercialised to offer qualitative and efficient services. The hospital currently offers free medical services to patients at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Permanent Secretary, State House, Mr Jalal Arabi, revealed the decision on Wednesday in a statement signed by the...

Police Arrest Suspected Killer Of Former Anambra Lawmaker

Suspected killer of a former Anambra State lawmaker, Chief Frank-Anthony Igboka has been arrested. The arrest of the kingpin was made by the Anambra State Police Command. Addressing journalist at the state command Headquarters during the parade of the suspects in Awka on Monday, the commissioner...

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