Governor Ortom Speaks Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday gave reasons he reported Benue-born State House Correspondent of the Peoples’ Daily newspaper, Mr. Sunday Odeh to the police to seek clarification on the allegations the journalist leveled against him and his government.The governor, who made the clarification in Makurdi said it was his fundamental right and not intended to muzzle the press.
Here are today's trending news WE WONT WATCH IMO BECOME KILLING FIELD - APC The All Progressive Congress (APC), has condemned the attack on the home town of the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, as reported by Punch.In a statement signed by the Caretaker, Extraordinary Convention Planning, John James Akpanudoedehe, the party condemned the attacks on police personnel and government institutions in the south east regions.
1) EFCC Detains Another Former Governor In Nigeria.Recently, the former Governor of Zamfara State (Abdulaziz Yari) was detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, over alleged illegal financial dealings.According to some reports, Yari was detained by the anti-graft agency at their office in Sokoto state.
Boko-Haram and ISWAP fighters attack Dikwa town just as Service Chiefs visit Borno.Barely hours after Minister of Defence, Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd) led the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Leo Irabor and other Service Chiefs on a visit to Maiduguri, Borno State, Boko-Haram insurgents have invaded Dikwa town.
Lately, Nigerians have lamented on the persisting issue of insecurity in the country.Hundreds of Nigerians have lost their precious lives and properties in the past few months to criminals, who have vowed to continue their condemnable act.Though our political leaders have promised to do their best to reduce the level of insecurity, it seems their best is not good enough, as the issue has worsened rather than getting better.
It was sheer grace that saved passengers inside a commercial bus on Tuesday, April 27, when the driver of the bus lost control in motion, causing the bus to almost plunge into the Lagos Lagoon.The incident happened around 11:30 a.m. at Adekunle inward Adeniji Adele on the Third Mainland Bridge when the driver, apparently on top speed, lost control of the Volkswagen bus, with the bus almost plunging into the Lagoon.
Today's Headlines: Nigerians will regret it if Pantami leaves office - Gumi, SERAP threatens to sue NBC.
Nigerians will regret it if Pantami leaves - Sheikh Gumi Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has sent a warning to Nigerians, stating that they'll regret it if Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami is removed from office.The Cleric made this statement in the face of the ongoing outcry against the Minister, over extremist statements made in public some years ago, where he pledged support for International terror groups, Al Qaeda and the Taliban.
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The Nigerian Police Force The Nigeria Police is the principal law enforcement and the lead security agency in Nigeria with a staff strength of about 371,800. There are currently plans to increase the force to 650,000, adding 280,000 new recruits to the existing 370,000. It was founded in 1930. Economic And Financial Crimes Commission The Economic and Financial Crime Commission, fondly called EFCC was established in 2003, partially in response to pressure from the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering,
Today's Headlines: Amotekun Useless To Lagosian –Gov Sanwo-Olu, Many Feared Dead in Tanker Explosion
Military To Embark On Massive Recruitment–Minister In an attempt to end insecurity and engage the country's high unemployment rate in securing the country, the Nigerian military will soon embark on a major recruitment drive to boost the armed forces' numerical strength.Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi (retd.)
The Lugardian era (1912-1930) witnessed the amalgamation of the Northern and Southern parts of Nigeria (1914).In 1917, the Prisons Ordinance was established.The Nigerian Correctional Service, formerly known as Nigerian Prison Service is a government agency of Nigeria which operates prisons.
Almost on daily basis, we read or hear about Nigerian Soldiers being killed or injured while serving their fatherland.The news often come with images of dead and/or injured soldiers.But the leadership of the Nigerian Army has frowned at this, and has vowed to take legal action against anyone who share such images henceforth.
A new law has been signed by Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the Lagos State mandates agencies like the economic and financial crimes commission.According to punch newspapers, they stated that independent corrupt practices and other related offences commission to hand over the corruption cases to the Lagos State government.
Newsmen have reliably gathered that the officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency(NDLEA)have seized loads of heroin and khat with a market value of nothing less than N10 billion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA),Lagos and the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport,Kano respectively.
1) FG plans to expand N-Power Programme to 1m persons The Federal Government says it will expand the N-Power programme from the present 500,000 beneficiaries to one million.President Muhammadu Buhari said this in a message to commemorate the 2021 Workers’ Day celebration on Saturday in Abuja.
All over the world, the problem of insecurity is not far fetched.This nightmare is what various nations of the world share in common.Great nations of the world have battled and are still battling the crippling and excruciating effect of insecurity vices such as kidnappings, terrorism, banditry and so on.
Popular Nigerian rapper CDQ has been arrested.According to a post on Instagram by Instablog9ja, the rapper was arrested by the officials of the Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA in Lagos last night, April 14.It was revealed that CDQ was caught in possession of banned substance, Cannabis, which is popularly known as ''loud'' The Spokesperson of the agency, Femi Babafemi, in an interview with ThePunch, said the agency got intelligence that the rapper was in possession of the banned substance and stormed his Lekki home and arrested him.
Attitude is your most important success factor. Like the saying, the only thing that is 100 percent is attitude. Attitude is tied to one’s success in life. Know this; If you have a good attitude, you will go far in life. But if your attitude is bad, your guess is as good as mine. Learn to be open-minded. Have a passion for learning Learn to persevere Keep yourself motivated even if jobs are hard to get in your field. Learn new skills that will add value to your career. Don’t be shy to ask for help
Two Nigerian has been arrested for drug trafficking in Lagos by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).NDLEA is a Federal agency in Nigeria that is responsible for fighting against drug trafficking, drug abuse, manufacturing and processing of hard drugs in the country.According to report from instablog9ja Official Facebook page, two Nigerian were arrested in Lagos for drug trafficking and they excreted the total of 191 Pellets of heroin, cocaine.
Today a stubborn driver seriously injured a a Traffic Officer on his head using a bottle an pushing him out of his way.It was in Lagos that this incident happened.It started when the driver of the camry car waited but the stubborn driver of the Dyna vehicle with Reg.