Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Monday, called for synergy among all security agencies, to re-strategize and re-examine the security structure with a view to stem the rising cases of terrorism in Nigeria.
Mrs Buhari made the call at an international conference on state and security held at the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna.
The conference was organised by the NDA Centre for Critical Thinking, Teaching and Learning.
She stressed the need for the government to look into the welfare of security personnel, saying that it plays a vital role in the way and manner they carry out their mandate.
“Security in Nigeria remains … >>> Read Full Story
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…Urges state to support him
By Chris Ochayi
The Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has raised the alert that some disgruntle elements were plotting to cause violence in Taraba State following the prolonged absence of the Governor, Mr. Darius Ishaku from the state.
The Forum, which was reacting to the controversies generated by the absence of Governor Ishaku from Taraba State in the last two months, expressed concerns that some mischievous elements might capitalize on the situation to cause mayhem in the state.
National President of MBF, Dr. Bitrus Porgu in a statement issued in Abuja however, called on the … >>> Read Full Story
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Guaranty Trust Bank plc, Segun Agbaje, is set to lead a conversation at Social Media Week Lagos on Thursday, February 27, 2020. Tagged “Going Beyond the Digital Experience,” Segun Agbaje’s Keynote at the Social Media Week 2020 will focus on the role of banks in Africa’s rapidly changing digital and financial services landscape.
As banks continue to expand their digital touch-points, Segun Agbaje will expand on why banks must think less about channels and more about contexts, in order to deliver services and experiences that enrich people’s lives. This means staying consistent in delivering human experiences that … >>> Read Full Story
One of the suspects burnt in Edo. Photo: The Nation
By Jethro lbileke
Angry residents of Otuo, an agrarian community in Owan East local Government Area of Edo State on Monday murdered and set ablaze four persons for alleged ritual.
Three of the victims were fingered in the death of 17-year-old Ohiole Glory, who was a student of Azama College, Otuo, while the fourth person was said to be notorious kidnapper and armed robber, simply identified as Lukman.
It was gathered that the girl, who hailed from Ikhueran Quarters, Iyeu-Otuo, was expected to write her WAEC and NECO later this year.
Vital organs of the … >>> Read Full Story
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The Panel set up by Enugu state Police Command on alleged police brutality of staff of Women Aid Collective (WACOL) has recommended disciplinary measures against police officers involved.
The Chairman of the six-man panel, CSP Okey Ambrose, said this on Monday in Enugu while briefing newsmen and presenting the panel report to Enugu State Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmad Abdurrahman.
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The panel was made of police officers, members of the Civil Society Organisations, the human right community and the State Peace Committee.
Ambrose said that the panel also recommended that issues between … >>> Read Full Story
The Federal Government has assured the Government and people of Rivers State that it will effect a refund of monies expended on federal projects in the state.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, led the Federal Executive Council Verification Team on a tour of listed projects in the state on Monday.
Addressing journalists after embarking on the verification of federal road projects executed by the Rivers State Government on behalf of the Federal Government, Minister of State for Education, Hon Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, said that the Buhari administration will always abide by set rules.
He said: “The Federal Government has always cooperated with the people of … >>> Read Full Story
Lanre Issa-Onilu: APC publicity secretary, says PDP is a joke
The All Progressives Congress has swiftly scolded the Peoples Democratic Party over the latter’s call for a review by the Supreme Court of its judgments on the presidential election and election in four states of Katsina, Kano, Osun and Kaduna.
The APC said the PDP’s call has exposed the leading opposition party as a joke in Nigeria’s political space.
“Never in the history of our democratic journey has a political party made mockery of what a responsible opposition politics entails. The PDP’s call has once again, reinforced our party’s belief that the PDP has become … >>> Read Full Story