Tue. Sep 28th, 2021

COVID-19: President Buhari issues new order to CBN

 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria ”not to issue a kobo” of the country’s reserves for the importation of food items and fertilizer. This is as the Federal Government rolls out the Economic Sustainability Plan and sets goal for National Food Security At a meeting of the National Food Security …

COVID-19: President Buhari issues new order to CBN

 

BBNaija 2020: ‘Your votes don’t count’ – Tacha shades organizers

 

Disqualified BBNaija ‘Double Wahala’ housemate, Tacha, has thrown shades at organisers of Big Brother. Tacha on Thursday called out those tagging and sending messages to vote for Lockdown housemates up for eviction. Tacha, who was disqualified from BBNaija 2019 edition, said votes do not count and advised Nigerians to learn. She said this in a …

BBNaija 2020: ‘Your votes don’t count’ – Tacha shades organizers

 

 

 

Lagos-Ogun trains service resumes, fares increased

 

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says Lagos-Ogun Mass Transit Train Services operations will resume next Monday. Operations were suspended in March after the outbreak of coronavirus. Jerry Oche, NRC Lagos District Manager, made the announcement in a statement on Thursday. “NRC is set to resume its Mass Transit Train Services on Monday, September 14, 2020. …

Lagos-Ogun trains service resumes, fares increased

 

COVID-19: Government to test workers

 

Nasarawa State Government has announced preparedness to test its workers for COVID-19. Ibrahim Adamu, Public Health Director, in the Ministry of Health, made the disclosure on Thursday, in Lafia. Adamu disclosed that staff of his department directly involved in the fight against the pandemic have been tested. The director said that the modality was being …

COVID-19: Government to test workers

 

433,000 Nigerians, businesses to get N50,000, N30,00 each – Buhari govt

 

Tola Johnson, Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Micro Small and Medium and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs), says 100,000 small businesses will get N50,000 each. NAN reports that the gesture is part of COVID-19 economic stimulus. The presidential aide made the announcement at the inauguration of the Implementation of Survival Fund and Guaranteed Off-Take Stimulus Schemes …

433,000 Nigerians, businesses to get N50,000, N30,00 each – Buhari govt

 

Bayelsa election: Court fixes date to hear Gov Diri’s appeal on sack

 

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja will on September 14, hear the appeal filed by the Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri. He is challenging the judgement of the State Governorship Election Tribunal, which nullified his election. On Thursday, some factional members of the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP) brought an application to be joined …

Bayelsa election: Court fixes date to hear Gov Diri’s appeal on sack

 

Abia LG election holds December

 

The Chairman of Abia State Independent Electoral Commission (ABSIEC), Prof Mkpa Agu Mkpa, has announced that local government elections will hold in the state on Saturday, December 19, 2020. Mkpa announced this during a meeting with leaders of registered political parties in the state at the Michael Okpara Auditorium, Umuahia on Thursday. He charged the …

Abia LG election holds December

 

 

 

Customs, EFCC nab Dubai passenger with 2,890 ATM, SIM cards inside noodles

 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced probe of a suspected fraudster, Ishaq Abubakar. He was nabbed for concealing 2,886 Automated Teller Machine(ATM) cards and four Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards in noodles. Abubakar was handed over to the EFCC by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday. He was arrested Customs officers …

Customs, EFCC nab Dubai passenger with 2,890 ATM, SIM cards inside noodles

 

Aouar makes transfer decision as Lyon confirm Arsenal, Man City talks

 

Lyon midfielder, Houssem Aouar, has reportedly made up his mind to leave the Les Gones this summer after the French Ligue 1 club confirmed that Premier League sides, Arsenal and Manchester City are interested in signing the 22-year-old. DAILY POST had reported that Lyon confirmed Man City’s interest in Aouar. Lyon sporting director, Juninho, also …

Aouar makes transfer decision as Lyon confirm Arsenal, Man City talks

 

Nigerian govt gives update on full reopening of schools

 

The Federal Government has said it has not come to a point where it is convinced that schools should be reopened for academic exercise after their closure due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja at a meeting of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) …

Nigerian govt gives update on full reopening of schools

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