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HEALTH

Breaking: President Buhari appoints Adetifa as new DG Nigeria Centre for Disease Control

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has today, Monday, September 6, appointed new Director General(DG) for Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC), in person of Dr. Ifedayo Morayo Adetifa. Garba Shehu, Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President confirmed the appointment in a statement issued today.

  3 months ago ago
Breaking: President Buhari appoints Adetifa as new DG Nigeria Centre for Disease Control

POLITICS

Zoning: 2 important points APC Governors Forum DG raised that Southern APC Govs should listen to

Credit: Punch. For some time now, the Governors of the 17 Southern states, across party lines have been having meetings to deliberate on issues affecting the region. One of the issues the Southern Governors Forum (SGF) unanimously agreed on in one of their meetings is the rotation of the 2023 presidency to the South.

  2 months ago ago
Zoning: 2 important points APC Governors Forum DG raised that Southern APC Govs should listen to

POLITICS

Why APC Gov's DG Wants Party Members to forgive FFK Like Buhari Did

It is no longer news that the former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode has dumped the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party for the ruling All Progressives Congress. Photo credit: Vanguard FFK's defection to the ruling party came as a surprise to many Nigerians after being a strong critic of APC and its government for some years.

  2 months ago ago
Why APC Gov's DG Wants Party Members to forgive FFK Like Buhari Did

CAREER-JOBS

Some Corps Members Use Their Monthly Allowance To Start Business— NYSC DG Speaks On Scrapping NYSC

The Director General Of National Youths Service Corps(NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has made his position known on scrapping the age-long scheme. You would recall that a debate about the scrapping of NYSC took place on social media a few days ago where some people were advocating for the abolishment of the scheme as they opined it has outlived its usefulness.

  6 months ago ago
Some Corps Members Use Their Monthly Allowance To Start Business— NYSC DG Speaks On Scrapping NYSC

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Nigeria Not Generating Enough Revenue

The executive chairman of the federal inland revenue service Muhammad Nami , has decried the inefficiencies in the current stamp duty and capital gain tax collection system.According to him, these inefficiencies have led to poor revenue generation. The FIRS boss added that the government's effort to boost the country revenue are currently hindered by insecurity, effects of covid-19 and high exchange rate.

  1 month ago ago
Nigeria Not Generating Enough Revenue

MILITARY

We will no longer deploy NYSC corp members to security challenged State - DG

The national youth service corps NYSC director general has made a new announcement regarding the current security situation of the country, where in the statement published by the cable Nigeria, on its official twitter handle that the NYSC director general said these shortly after there are massive adoption going in different part of the country.

  7 months ago ago
We will no longer deploy NYSC corp members to security challenged State - DG

MILITARY

Mixed Reactions As NYSC DG Says Corps Members Are Like Soldiers, Can Be Mobilised For War

Mixed reactions have started to trail the remarks made by Brig.Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, who revealed that corps members are like soldiers and can be mobilized for war if the need arise. Ibrahim asserted that the youth corpers are very important especially in the face of the rising calls for secession in the country, as they form part of the national defence policy of Nigeria.

  6 months ago ago
Mixed Reactions As NYSC DG Says Corps Members Are Like Soldiers, Can Be Mobilised For War

SOCIETY

FG Orders DSS, Others To Prevent Igboho From Escaping As He Is Trying To Get New Passport

The Federal Government has ordered the Department of State Services, the Inspector General of Police and the DG, National Intelligence Agency to prevent Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho from fleeing to another country. The directive against Igboho was contained in a letter by the Nigeria Immigration Service dated July 9, 2021, addressed to the Director General, DSS, IG and the DG, National Intelligence Agency.

  4 months ago ago
FG Orders DSS, Others To Prevent Igboho From Escaping As He Is Trying To Get New Passport

POLITICS

Ekiti South Agenda condemns Former Ekiti South Rep For Accepting DG Campaign of Bisi Kolawole

.The Ekiti South Development Agenda(ESDA), has condemned in strong terms, the decision of a former House of Representatives member ,Hon.Segun Adekola for accepting to head the campaign committee of Otunba Bisi Kolawole ahead of the 2022 gubernatorial election in Ekiti State.Reacting to the development, the Convener of ESDA, Hon.

  7 months ago ago
Ekiti South Agenda condemns Former Ekiti South Rep For Accepting DG Campaign of Bisi Kolawole

SOCIETY

NYSC DG Made Historic Visit to ill Composer of Famous NYSC Anthem, Wished Him Quick Recovery(Photos)

Just like the national anthem that we are all reciting and be proud of today in Nigeria, National Youth Service Corps also has its anthem which all corp members are proud of. Little did we know that the anthem was a product of a man who single-handedly composed it during his selfless service to humanity.

  4 months ago ago
NYSC DG Made Historic Visit to ill Composer of Famous NYSC Anthem, Wished Him Quick Recovery(Photos)

POLITICS

Anambra 2021: Nze Nwankpo Campaign Organization Launches Youth Socio-political Group 'BYM'

Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo campaign Organization has inaugurated a youth socio-political group known and referred to as "Build the Youths Movement, BYM." According to Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili, (FCMsp), DG Media/Publicity & Strategy Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo Campaign Organization, "The Anambra youths based grassroots movement will rely on collective action and utilize an array of strategies in the upcoming governorship election in the state."

  5 months ago ago
Anambra 2021: Nze Nwankpo Campaign Organization Launches Youth Socio-political Group 'BYM'

MILITARY

Today's headlines: Allow Bandits to guard forests - Gumi, Don't employ graduates without NYSC certificate - NYSC DG

Allow Bandits to guard our Forests for peace to reign - sheik Gumi. The Islamic cleric sheik Gumi while speaking on Arise TV on Wednesday morning called on the federal government of Nigeria to grant amnesty to Bandits terrorizing the country and make them forest guards in other for Nigeria to enjoy a peaceful atmosphere.

  5 months ago ago
Today's headlines: Allow Bandits to guard forests - Gumi, Don't employ graduates without NYSC certificate - NYSC DG

MILITARY

NYSC Says "No Corp Member Is Being Mobilized For War"

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) recently granted an interview to the press. He was alleged to have mentioned that Youth members might be mobilized to take part in wars. This has generated a lot of mixed reactions all over social media.

  6 months ago ago
NYSC Says

MILITARY

NYSC Deny Claims That 'Corps' Members Will Be Mobilised For War

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC has denied claims making waves that Brig.Gen Shuaibu, the Director-General (DG) of the corps, said that corps members will be mobilised for war. The DG was initially quoted to have said in an interview that the corps members are part of the Nigeria defense policy and that in case of a serious war can be mobilised.

  6 months ago ago
NYSC Deny Claims That 'Corps' Members Will Be Mobilised For War

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: "Corp Members Can Be Mobilized For War"- NYSC DG, Ganduje Visits Service Chiefs

"Corp Members Can Be Mobilized For War"- NYSC DG The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig.Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has asserted that corps members are part of the federal defence policy of Nigeria and that makes them eligible to be mobilised for war if need arises.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:

POLITICS

Citizens Must be at the Centre of Critical Decisions that Affects their Peace - Mr. Joseph Lengmang

The Director General of the Plateau Peace Building Agency (PPBA), Mr. Joseph Lengmang has underscored the need for citizens to be put at the centre of critical decisions that affects their peace and security. He spoke on the need for communities to be organized to make extraordinary things for peace and the creation of enabling environment for communities to take ownership of their security.

  6 months ago ago
Citizens Must be at the Centre of Critical Decisions that Affects their Peace - Mr. Joseph Lengmang

MILITARY

Mixed Reactions As NYSC DG Says Corp Member Can Be Mobilised For War

Mixed Reactions begin to trail the statement by Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps that 'Corps' members can be mobilised for war as they are part of the national defence policy of Nigeria. The DG disclosed this during a program on channels TV while reacting to the moves to scrap the NYSC scheme which is mandatory for all Nigerian youths who graduated from the university before the age of 30.

  6 months ago ago
Mixed Reactions As NYSC DG Says Corp Member Can Be Mobilised For War

MILITARY

"No Corps Member Is Being Mobilized For War" NYSC Debunks Rumours Of Mobilizing Corps Member For War

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has debunked the Rumours of Mobilizing it's corps member for war. It was earlier announced online that the DG of NYSC has said that corp members can be Mobilized for war as they've been trained to be soldiers, and so they are fit for the war.

  6 months ago ago

ECONOMY-FINANCE

We Need N25 Billion To Buy Storage Server - NIMC Director General Says

The National Identity Management Commission in its last meeting with Senate Public Accounts Committee, seeks for N25 billion to procure storage servers. The director general, Mr. Aliyu Abubakar Aziz, disclosed this on Tuesday during his probe hearing at Senate Committee, for not complying with Public Procurement Act on award of N229 million contract.

  5 months ago ago
We Need N25 Billion To Buy Storage Server - NIMC Director General Says

SOCIETY

DANSEA DG Cross Rivers State, to Speak at Drug-Free Delsu Flagship

By Fidelis Onakpoma The Director-General Cross Rivers State Drugs and Narcotics Free Society Agency (DANSEA), Barr.Tony Odey has expressed interest to support the Delta State Government's efforts on rehabilitation and orientation of youths on drug abuse and suicide prevention.The affirmation was issued in correspondence with the Executive Assistant on Communications to the Delta State Governor and as well as the Distinguished Patron to Wisdom Class Organization, Chief (Barr.)

  6 months ago ago
DANSEA DG Cross Rivers State, to Speak at Drug-Free Delsu Flagship