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SOCIETY

"Rev. Ntia Was The Cause Of The Accident"- Pharm. Ebong

Over the weekend, God intervened in an incident that would've been described as a disaster and total tragedy.It was an accident that involved the vehicle of the Senior Pastor of Full Life Christian Center, Rev.

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POLITICS

What you should know about Imo state's main man, Okorocha

Prior to his election as governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha was one of the politicians in whom people had confidence.He displayed a lot of promise as well as bright ideas that had the potential to improve the situation in his home state of “Imo.” He has earned a special place in the hearts of many people.

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What you should know about Imo state's main man, Okorocha

EDUCATION

Nigeria Police recruitment 2020: NPF speaks on how many candidates to be recruited this year

Nigeria Police recruitment for 2020 recruits started on 14 July and would end after six weeks, and that would be on the 23, August. In 2019, the Nigeria Police employed 10,000 applicants but it still not clear how many people the are to recruit this year. Frank Mba, the Force PRO on Wednesday told BBC on how many people the Nigerian Police are planning to employ into the force this year and how the are to select this candidates. DCP Frank Mba said, that at this stage, he can't say for sure how many slots the

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria Police recruitment 2020: NPF speaks on how many candidates to be recruited this year

POLITICS

2023 Presidential Election: Igbos Drag Buhari, Others To Court.

We are all aware of the fast-approaching 2023 Presidential election, and on this note, some political leaders in the Southeastern region of the country have dragged the Buhari and others including the federal government character commission to court. The Federal Character Commission, the Attorney-General of the Federation, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC are also named as defendants.

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2023 Presidential Election: Igbos Drag Buhari, Others To Court.

POLITICS

Opinion: Why The Federal Character Commission Needs Reformation

One of the bodies established to ensure all parts of the Federal Republic of Nigeria are represented in government and to have a sense of belonging is the Federal Character Commission (FCC). Indisputably, the FCC is a conflict resolution body and one of the constitutional devices designed to smoothen all the crevices brought about by Nigeria’s federalism.

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Opinion: Why The Federal Character Commission Needs Reformation

EDUCATION

18 Major Breaking Newspaper Headlines This Evening, Thursday, July 2,2020

Study reveals homemade masks more effective in preventing respiratory droplets --- The researchers said the masks were able to curtail the speed and range of the respiratory jets significantly, though with some leakage through the mask material and from small gaps along the edges.-Punch Newspaper Buhari inaugurates RMAFC board, others ---- The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Thursday, inaugurated chairmen and members of the Federal Character Commission, Federal Civil Service Commission

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18 Major Breaking Newspaper Headlines This Evening, Thursday, July 2,2020

POLITICS

President Buhari Has Sworn-in New Government officials in the State House [See Photos]

The Administration of president muhammadu buhari are always trying to bring the change they promises to the poor Nigerians. Buhari's mission is to take the country to the next level by providing good jobs to graduates and good infrastructure to the citizens of Nigeria. Despite the security and economic challenges in the country but alot projects are going on in various part of the country. Only a true leader and a man of Integrity can do what he is currently doing in this situation. The President this afternoon,

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President Buhari Has Sworn-in New Government officials in the State House [See Photos]

CRIME

Message for all job seekers, warning to all employers – See what an employer did that implicated him

Message for all job seekers, warning to all employers– See what an employer did that implicated him Alh. Ahmad Balarabe who was a serving Deputy Director of the Federal Character Commission, FCC, has been sentenced to fourteen years imprisonment by the State High Court 3 located in Gusau, Zamfara State for defrauding some job seekers N7 million. The convict who was first arraigned about two years ago on a two-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretense, pleaded not guilty. The court was informed

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Message for all job seekers, warning to all employers – See what an employer did that implicated him

ACCIDENT

Top News In Nigeria This Wednesday Afternoon, August 12, 2020

774,000 LG jobs: Federal Character Commissioner urges committees not to jeopardize Buhari's initiative. The Commissioner representing Enugu State in the Federal Character Commission, Hon. Mrs. Ginika Tor has charged the committee saddled with the responsibility of selecting the beneficiaries for the Federal Government’s Public Works Programme to ensure that due diligence was followed in the exercise. She spoke while reacting to the list of the committee members in the 17 Local Government Area of Enugu State

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Top News In Nigeria This Wednesday Afternoon, August 12, 2020

CRIME

News As At This Night

Rapper Lil Wayne charged with weapons possession, risks 10 years in jail American rapper Lil Wayne has been charged with possession of firearms, a charge arising from a late December 2019 plane search in Florida. According to TMZ, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida has charged Weezy with one count of possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon. If convicted, the sentence could be as high as 10 years. A court appearance is slated for December. South-South Governors demand apology

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News As At This Night

POLITICS

See Photos of Tonye Okio (Federal Commissioner); As We Celebrate His Birth Today

Today, we celebrate the birth of a great Bayelsan, Dr. Tonye Okio. He is the Honourable Commissioner representing Bayelsa State, at the Federal Character Commission. One thing we have learnt from you is, your ''Loyalty & Steadfastness''. For so many years, you have proved to the world, that, your loyalty remains with Chief Timipre Marlin Sylva; the All Progressive Congress (APC); the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces, His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari; and, to the Federal Republic

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See Photos of Tonye Okio (Federal Commissioner); As We Celebrate His Birth Today

CRIME

Job Seekers Rejoices As Court Sentences Deputy Director To 14-Year Jail For Defrauding Job Seekers

Deputy Director of the Federal Character Commission, Alhaji Ahmad Balarabe. A High Court sitting in Gusau, the Zamfara state capital have sentenced a serving Deputy Director of the Federal Character Commission, Alhaji Ahmad Balarabe, to 14 years in prison for defrauding unsuspecting job seekers of huge amount worth 7 million Naira. This information was made available in a statement released by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Order Rated Offence Commission. The ICPC had previously filed a law suit against

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Job Seekers Rejoices As Court Sentences Deputy Director To 14-Year Jail For Defrauding Job Seekers

POLITICS

Hon. Gbajabiamila Asks 3 Vital Questions As He Calls For The Review Of Federal Character Principles

Nigerian is a country that has six geopolitical zones and it's the work of Federal Character Commission to ensure that there's equity in the distribution of public offices and infrastructures. However, Honourable Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila revealed that the federal character that the nation's running is no longer in alignment with the needs of the people. Only location is used to determine how power and infrastructure is shared but this should have changed. Therefore, he is calling

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Hon. Gbajabiamila Asks 3 Vital Questions As He Calls For The Review Of Federal Character Principles

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Can Buhari Diversify Nigeria's Economy To Stop Our Dependence On Crude Oil?

In light of the devastating effects the Coronavirus pandemic has had on the Nigerian economy, the federal government has inaugurated the Revenue Mobilization, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC). The president during the inauguration of the commission charged the chairman and members to drive the necessary process to mobilize funds from the non-oil sector. Nigeria has recorded sharp shortfalls in its earnings since the outbreak of Coronavirus in March. Being an oil-dependent economy, Nigeria has battled

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Can Buhari Diversify Nigeria's Economy To Stop Our Dependence On Crude Oil?

POLITICS

Why Government Appointment Should Be Base On Merit Not Federal Character, Osinhajo Explain.

Over the years the Nigeria government in this current administration under the leadership of President Mohamed Buhari has been accused of appointing more Notherners into some vital position in the country. In fact, in year 2015, President Buhari was charge to court for disobeying the principle of federal character enshrined in the nation’s Constitution. So, what is the federal character act all about? The Federal Character Commission (FCC) is a Federal Executive body established by Act No 34 of 1996 to implement

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Why Government Appointment Should Be Base On Merit Not Federal Character, Osinhajo Explain.

EDUCATION

It's A New Beginning, Prepare For Opportunities- Barrister Abayomi Sheba

The former Acting Chairman of the Federal Character Commission, Barrister Abayomi Sheba, in his New Year message to Nigerians called on youths to acquire new skills that will make them relevant in the labour market. His message is reproduced below. Dear Compatriots, Wave goodbye to the old and embrace the new full of hope, dream, and ambition with utmost zeal. Year 2020 came with lots of unforeseen challenges that led to great loss of lives, properties and relationships. Above all, being alive to witness this

  1 year ago ago
It's A New Beginning, Prepare For Opportunities- Barrister Abayomi Sheba

CRIME

For duping job seekers of N7 million, Federal Character Commission's Deputy Director jailed 14 years

A deputy Director with the Federal Character Commission (FCC), Alhaji Ahmad Balarabe, was on Tuesday, November 17, sentenced to a total of 14 years imprisonment for defrauding job seekers of N7 million with a promise to secure employment for them at a university in Zamfara State. He was sentenced by Justice Bello Shinkafi of the Zamfara State High Court 3, sitting in Gusau, the state capital, following his arraignment by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for fraud.

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For duping job seekers of N7 million, Federal Character Commission's Deputy Director jailed 14 years

POLITICS

Today's headline: After FG Ban Zamfara Peasants Stick To Mines, No Plan To Ban Okada, Says Oyo Govt

Federal Character Commission chairman, secretary are northerners – CSOs The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations (CCSOs) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a southerner as substantive Secretary of Federal Character Commission (FCC).The coalition said since the creation of the commission in 1996, the tradition had always been the Chairman from

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Today's headline: After FG Ban Zamfara Peasants Stick To Mines, No Plan To Ban Okada, Says Oyo Govt

POLITICS

Former Governor Rochas Okorocha Is Indeed A Lucky Man, See Photos Of His Beautiful Wife

In this article, I will be presenting to you, photos of former governor Rochas Okorocha's beautiful wife. Rochas okorocha is a politician, who has served as the executive governor of Imo state, under the platform of the All Progressive Congress. He is currently a senator representing the good people of Imo West in the Nigerian Senate. He attended Juladaco High School, Jos. He also graduated from the University of Jos, with a diploma in Public Administration. He has previously served as a Commissioner in the

  2 years ago ago
Former Governor Rochas Okorocha Is Indeed A Lucky Man, See Photos Of His Beautiful Wife

POLITICS

Osun Governor, Oyetola Blows Hot, Reacts To Giving FG Appointment To Non-Indigenes

The Governor of Osun state, Adegboyega Oyetola, has blown hot again over a situation where non-indigenes take federal positions meant for the state. Oyetola frowned at such development and described it as criminal. While describing such as criminal, the Governor, however urged the leadership of the Federal Character Commission to ensure equity and fairness in the discharge of its duties. Oyetola stated this on Thursday in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan while receiving a delegation

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Osun Governor, Oyetola Blows Hot, Reacts To Giving FG Appointment To Non-Indigenes