FILE PHOTO: Fire outbreak in a market place.
The Plateau Government and the Nigeria Police Force have sympathised with victims of the fire disaster which razed 40 shops at the Timber B line of Katako Market, Jos.
The inferno whose cause has yet to be ascertained occurred on Sept. 14.
Prof. Danladi Atu, Secretary to the State Government, visited the market on behalf of Gov. Simon Lalong on Thursday in the company of the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Isaac Akinmoyede, to assess the damage done by the disaster and sympathise with the victims.
Atu, who lamented the huge loss caused by the … >>> Read Full Story
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja assured German companies that the government would honour terms of agreements on investments in the country.
The president gave the assurance when he received a Letter of Credence from the Ambassador of Germany, Birgitt Ory, at the State House, Abuja.
According to him, Nigerians eagerly look forward to investments in infrastructure, especially the power sector, that will illuminate their homes and stimulate businesses.
President Buhari said the agreements on power signed with Germany company, Siemens, was most welcoming for the country, adding that: “Nigeria looks forward to partnerships that will be mutually beneficial.”
According to the president, Nigeria … >>> Read Full Story
By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenegoa
The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) in Bayelsa State for the November 16, governorship election, Senator Douye Diri, has again called for unity among members of the party to achieve victory at the poll.
Sen Douye Diri, Bayelsa PDP Guber candidate
He particularly urged all those who contested the PDP primaries with him and still feeling aggrieved to sheath their swords and support him in the collective interest of the party.
Diri, who spoke at an interactive session with journalists in Yenagoa at the Press Centre, Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Bayelsa State council, said he has been reaching … >>> Read Full Story
Dr. Chidia Maduekwe, the Managing Director of Nigeria Film Corporation and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has berated the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), over its rejection of the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, which dismissed the suit filed by PDP candidate in the last 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
Atiku and the PDP were challenging the declaration of Muhammadu Buhari by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) as winner of the February 23 presidential poll.
DAILY POST reported earlier that the Justice Mohammed Garba,-led Tribunal dismissed Atiku and PDP petition in its entirety.
The tribunal ruled that electronic transfer … >>> Read Full Story
Former Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita and Chief of Staff to the President Malam Abba Kyari : BMO says no sacred cow in Buhari administration
The Muhammadu Buhari administration will not shy away from its total commitment to fighting corruption, and there will be no sacred cows in the course of the fight, a group campaigning for the administration said today.
According to the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), the decision to relieve Winifred Oyo-Ita of her position as Head of Service (HoS) of the Federation is another proof that this government would not allow people with questions to answer to remain … >>> Read Full Story
By Igbawase Ukumba in Lafia
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that it has suspended 13 out of the 32 Computer Based Test Centres (CBTCs) sited in Nasarawa State over infractions.
The registrar of the board, Prof. Ishaq Adeleye, disclosed this Thursday in the Government House, Lafia when signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nasrawa State Bureau of Information and Communication Technology for equipping three CBTCs owned by the state government.
Adeleye, who spoke through the Director of Information Services, Fabian Okoro, said: “It is unfortunate that out of the 32 CBTCs in Nasarawa State, we have suspended 13 of … >>> Read Full Story
By Chinedu Adonu
IN accordance with the Enugu state plan to beef up security, Enugu state Police command and other security agents have commenced training of neighbourhood watch groups in the State to keep them in tune with modern policing techniques and make them more result-oriented.
The programme which will last for 7-days kicked off on Monday, September 16, 2019 and is taking place at Oji River Local Government Area.
Speaking to journalists who visited the training ground at Oji River, the Deputy Commander, Enugu State Neighbourhood Watch, Ernest Ifeme, said the exercise is at the instance of Enugu State government, in line with Governor … >>> Read Full Story