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NAFDAC dismissed plastic fish claim in Nigeria

The management of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has dismissed the claim that plastic fish was being sold commercially in the country.

It said it came to the conclusion following “a thorough investigation and analysis of some unsuspected plastic [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018

Court gives Buhari, DSS dates on arrested judges

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Director-General of the Department of State Service, DSS, Mr. Lawal Daura, have been ordered by the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, to appear before it on November 15 to show cause why seven judges arrested between October 7 and 8 should be prosecuted.  [...]

Sat, 29 October 2016

Sultan announces Sept 12 as Eid el-Kabir

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has announced Monday, Sept. 12 as the Eid-El-Kabir Day, 1437 AH. This followed the declaration of Saturday, Sept.3 as the 1st of Zulhijja, 1437 AH.
In a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affai [...]

Sat, 03 September 2016

Moshood resumes duty as new Deputy Force PRO

The Inspector-General of Police, Ag. IGP Ibrahim Idris, has appointed CSP Jimoh Moshood as the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, he takes over from CSP Sogbeba West who has since resumed duties at the Rivers State Command.
In a statement by Deputy Commissioner of Police Don Awunah, Force Pu [...]

Mon, 25 July 2016

PDP guber aspirant hails Dangote over Edo cement plant

A leading aspirant in the Edo state gubernatorial election and Director General of the PDP Governors Forum, Earl Osaro Onaiwu, has commended Mr. Aliko Dangote for the ground-breaking ceremony of the $1 billion cement factory in the state.
Onaiwu in a statement said the move by the Dangote Group [...]

Sun, 17 April 2016

Abuja court orders arrest of ’professor’ over forgery

An Upper Area Court sitting in Gudu, Abuja has ordered the police to produce a trustee of the Assemblies of God Church, Rev. ‘Professor’ Paul Emeka before it to answer criminal charges preferred against him, bothering on forgery of University of Derby, UK, professorial degree.

The c [...]

Mon, 28 March 2016


The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has insisted that the driver of late Minister of State for Labour and Productivity, Mr James Ocholi, had no driver's licence record with the commission.

Head, Media Relations and Strategy of the commission, Mr. Bisi Kazeem, said contrary to claims i [...]

Mon, 14 March 2016

Jiba appeals to NULGE to call off strike

The chairman of the Association of Local Government of Nigeria, ALGON, Hon. Micah Jiba, has appealed to the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, NLUGE, to call-off its industrial strike.

Jiba made the call in Abuja while meeting with journalists in Abuja, saying that the chairmen of th [...]

Mon, 14 March 2016


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