Daily Archives: September 19, 2018

Youths’ Group Rejects INEC’s Cellphone Ban, High Cost of Party Nomination Form

The Not Too Young To Perform (NTYTP) Group, a formidable young people-driven leadership development initiative has has rejected the nan of use of cellphones at polling stations or voting cubicles by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), urging the commission to devise better ways of curbing vote buying. The body also described the high cost of most political parties’ expression ...

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Floods: NSCDC Deploys Disaster Officers To Flood Affected States

  The Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, has deployed officers in its Disaster Management Department (DMD) to all areas affected by recent flood in the country. The affected States include: Kogi, Niger, Delta and Anambra. The Corps Disaster Managers (CDMs), are to assist flood victims affected by the recent flood devastation in the affected ...

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N1.6bn Fraud: Court Fixes Nov. 12 for Adoption Of Parties Written Addresses On Dudafa, Other’s Trial

  Dudafa & his codefendant, during one of the court’s proceedings Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court, Lagos, today, fixed November 12, as the date for parties to adopt their written addresses in the trial of Dr. Emmanuel Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, a former Senior Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan,   and one other, who are standing ...

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FOREX: CBN Clarifies Recent Bank Sanctions

The Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) has clarified doubts on the mind of the public on the recent FOREX sanctions on some banks in Nigeria. In a statement signed by the Director of Corporate Communication, of the (CBN), the apex bank acknowledged the public interest over sanctions recently imposed on four deposit money banks (DMBs) and restated that the CBN ...

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Bangladesh, Egypt Set to Storm NCAC Expo November

The latest among the long list of countries that have committed to showcasing their unique art and crafts in the forthcoming International Arts and Crafts Expo (INAC) slated for November in Abuja is Bangladesh and Egypt. The Bangladeshi High Commissioner, his Excellency Shameed Ahsan assured the Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe of his ...

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Transport Financing: ATACA Holds Seminar Tomorrow

Stakeholders and experts in Aviation, Maritime and road transportation sectors will converge at Abuja to proffer solutions on the challenges of deficit in transportation industry in Nigeria at the 2nd Annual seminar of the Abuja Transport and Aviation Correspondents Association (ATACA), organized in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Transportation. The event which will take place on September 20, 2018 ...

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