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Today's Headlines: Buhari Vows To Make Citizens Smile, Jega Faults Leadership Recruitment Process

Buhari vows to make citizens smile, talks tough on budget, security President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the determination of his administration to uplift the quality of life of Nigerians through aggressive implementation of humane and gender responsive budget as well as security measures to check criminal activities in the country.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Vows To Make Citizens Smile, Jega Faults Leadership Recruitment Process

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: You Are Lucky To Have Me As Minister - Ngige; PDP Holds Make-Or-Mar NEC Meeting

You are lucky to have me as minister, Ngige tells striking doctors Chris Ngige has told former striking doctors that they are lucky to have him as the Minister of Labour and Employment, NAN reports. The minister said this as an assurance to the doctors that their demands were being met during a meeting with members of the Nigerian Medical Association and executive members of the National Association of Resident Doctors, on Wednesday, in Abuja.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: You Are Lucky To Have Me As Minister - Ngige; PDP Holds Make-Or-Mar NEC Meeting

POLITICS

Reasons Why The PDP's Poor Showing In Plateau Is A Prediction For The 2023 Presidential Election

Plateau local government elections see low participation as voters protest the PDP's disqualification. A small number of voters speculated that the poor turnout was due to the PDP's disqualification from participating in the elections. According to the source, the disqualification of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from participating in the polls, voter turnout in the ongoing local government election in Plateau has been low, according to preliminary results.

  9 months ago ago
Reasons Why The PDP's Poor Showing In Plateau Is A Prediction For The 2023 Presidential Election

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari, Gunmen kidnap two in umuahia

Photo Credit: Goggle My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said his administration has set aside N600 billion loan to support 2.4 million farmers across the country. Buhari said farmers can assess the loan through the Agro-Processing Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support project (APPEALS).

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari, Gunmen kidnap two in umuahia

POLITICS

Governor Of Imo State Renames Heroes Square In Owerri After Ndubuisi Kanu

Hope Uzodimma Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo state has renamed the Heroes Square Stadium in Owerri, after Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Kanu was the first military administrator of old Imo state. Uzodimma announced the renaming on Wednesday just after receiving the remains of Kanu at the Governmet House, Owerri as part of his lying-in- state and commination service.

  8 months ago ago
Governor Of Imo State Renames Heroes Square In Owerri After Ndubuisi Kanu

POLITICS

Ex-Police Chief Slams Nigerian Politicians For Discussing 2023 Election Instead Of Insecurity

Felix Ogbaudu, a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police, has chastised Nigerian politicians for focusing their efforts on the politics of 2023 rather than real issues like food scarcity and insecurity. "Politicians have not been helpful in the effort to address the various difficulties Nigeria has, particularly the issue of insecurity and rising food prices," Mr. Ogbaudu added.

  8 months ago ago
Ex-Police Chief Slams Nigerian Politicians For Discussing 2023 Election Instead Of Insecurity

POLITICS

1 Thing To Note After President Buhari Vow To Make Nigerians Smile

President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasized on the renewal of his administration determination to uplift the quality of life of Nigerians through aggressive implementation of humane and gender responsive budget, as well as implementing security measures to monitor criminology in the country. Photo credit: Vanguard The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had earlier reported that the president presented the 2022 Appropriation Bill for an aggregate expenditure of N16.39 trillion to the joint session of the National Assembly (NASS) on Thursday.

  8 months ago ago
1 Thing To Note After President Buhari Vow To Make Nigerians Smile

SOCIETY

FRSC vows to impound vehicles without number plates

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Ondo State Command, promised Akure on Saturday that it would impound vehicles without license plates and those with illegal registration. Mr Ezekiel SonAllah, state sector commander of the corps, told the Nigeria News Agency (NAN) that the command would ensure that only properly registered vehicles are driven on state roads.

  8 months ago ago
FRSC vows to impound vehicles without number plates

ENVIRONMENT

NAFDAC Warn Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Chicken And Turkey

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has reportedly warned Nigerians to avoid frozen poultry products and other food items due to excessive formalin content. According to research from NAFDAC, Formalin is a poisonous chemical popularly used to preserve the human body in mortuaries.

  9 months ago ago
NAFDAC Warn Nigerians To Avoid Frozen Chicken And Turkey

MILITARY

Unknown gunmen attack prison and freed Some prisoners

Unknown gunmen on Friday night assaulted the Abolongo Correctional Center in Oyo Town, Oyo state, liberating an undefined number of inmates at the office, Olarewaju Anjorin, the Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Correctional Service, Oyo State Command, has said.. Mr Anjorin informed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the assault occurred around 9.50 p.m.

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Unknown gunmen attack prison and freed Some prisoners

POLITICS

Peter Obi frowns at the budget for the First Lady's Office.

Mr Peter Obi, a former governor of Anambra, criticised the budgeted allocation for the Office of the First Lady on Tuesday, calling it an unnecessary expense that should be channeled into something valuable. Obi, who spoke at the 8th Annual Foursquare Gospel Church in Lagos, said the yearly budgetary allocation for the office should be terminated since it raises the country's cost of governance.

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Peter Obi frowns at the budget for the First Lady's Office.

SOCIETY

FRSC vows to confiscate vehicles without number plates in Ondo

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Ondo State Command, promised Saturday in Akure to seize vehicles without license plates and those with illegal license plates. Ezekiel SonAllah, the corps' state sector commander, told the Nigerian News Agency (NAN) that the command will ensure that only properly registered vehicles circulate on state highways.

  8 months ago ago
FRSC vows to confiscate vehicles without number plates in Ondo

JUSTICE

EndSARS Anniversary: 34 offenders arrested and arraigned in Lagos by police

The Lagos State Police Command announced on Thursday that 34 people had been apprehended in connection with the #EndSars anniversary protest on Wednesday, Oct. 20. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the demonstration to commemorate the one-year anniversary of ENDSARS was carried out by a motorcade of demonstrators passing through the Lekki toll gate.

  8 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: 34 offenders arrested and arraigned in Lagos by police

POLITICS

Nigerians Will Miss Buhari After His Tenure - Yerima Abdullahi

A former Minister of Education, Yerima Abdullahi, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari will be missed by millions of Nigerians after his tenure in 2023. Describing President Buhari as a man of integrity, the former Minister stated that most Nigerians lacked the kind of leadership quality the president possesses.

  9 months ago ago
Nigerians Will Miss Buhari After His Tenure - Yerima Abdullahi

POLITICS

I’m Still Consulting With God On Whether To Run For Senate - Gov. Samuel Ortom

The governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom , says he is yet to take a decision on whether he will contest for a seat in the senate in the 2023 elections. According to NAN, Ortom said this on Saturday while speaking with journalists. Based on his responds to a question on if he will contest after completing his tenure as governor, Mr Ortom said he will take the decision in line with what God permits.

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I’m Still Consulting With God On Whether To Run For Senate - Gov. Samuel Ortom

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari; Gunmen kidnap two in umuahia

Photo Credit: Goggle My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said his administration has set aside N600 billion loan to support 2.4 million farmers across the country. Buhari said farmers can assess the loan through the Agro-Processing Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support project (APPEALS).

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: My govt has set aside loan for farmers- Buhari;  Gunmen kidnap two in umuahia

EDUCATION

ASUU applauds FG for providing stipends to education students.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) applauded the Federal Government's approval of stipends for public tertiary education students. According to the Nigerian News Agency (NAN), the Federal Government said on Tuesday that students seeking a degree in education and a Nigeria Certificate in Education will get stipends of N75, 000 and N50, 000 every semester, respectively.

  9 months ago ago
ASUU applauds FG for providing stipends to education students.

SOCIETY

EndSARS Anniversary: Police in Lagos have arrested and arraigned 34 criminals.

Following the #EndSars anniversary demonstration on Wednesday, Oct. 20, the Lagos State Police Command said on Thursday that 34 individuals had been arrested. The demonstration, which was held to mark the one-year anniversary of ENDSARS, was carried out by a motorcade carrying demonstrators past the Lekki toll gate, according to the Nigerian News Agency (NAN).

  8 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: Police in Lagos have arrested and arraigned 34 criminals.

MILITARY

Military Warns People Fueling Crises In Plateau

Operation Safe Haven, the Special Task Force in Plateau State that is maintaining peace has warned those fueling crises in the state to stop or face the consequences. Photo Credit: Goggle Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Ali, the commander of the task force, who spoke while receiving the reports of a special peace committee constituted by the task force said the perpetrators will soon be uncovered.

  8 months ago ago
Military Warns People Fueling Crises In Plateau

MILITARY

Separatists are terrorists being treated the same way as bandits - Nigerian Government

The federal government said that there is no special treatment given by the government to the separatist groups and bandits in the country, especially in the north west zone. This statement was made by the minister of information and culture, Lai Mohamed, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, the nation's capital.

  8 months ago ago
Separatists are terrorists being treated the same way as bandits - Nigerian Government