Luke Calls for Set Time Frame for Corruption Cases

By Aniekan Udofia

As the African Union(AU) marks Anti-Corruption day today 11 June 2020, the Member representing Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Federal Constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Judiciary, Mr Onofiok Luke has advocated a time limit to be fixed for the trial of corruption-related matters for the nation’s Judiciary to succeed in its corruption fight. Continue reading “Luke Calls for Set Time Frame for Corruption Cases”

Covid 19: CRS doctors on Strike

Doctors in Cross River state have embarked on indefinite strike while accusing the state government of abandoning COVID-19 patients. This is contained in a letter dated 5th July, 2020.

See below:

5th July, 2020

NMA CRS/SG/2020/07/254

Honorable Minister of Health
Federal Republic of Nigeria
FCT, Abuja
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Police get new DIG, AIGs, as PSC promotes 6,618

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of 6,618 senior Police Officers.

An Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Olushola Oyebade, currently at the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies, Jos, Plateau State, was promoted to the next rank of Deputy Inspector-General of Police to represent the South-West geopolitical zone in the police management team. Continue reading “Police get new DIG, AIGs, as PSC promotes 6,618”

Breaking: NNPC Announces New Appointments, Redeploys Top Management Staff

By Emmanuel Addeh

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Sunday announced new appointments and redeployments of top management level staff of the corporation.

The national oil company noted that the move was part of ongoing efforts to strengthen and reposition the corporation for greater efficiency, transparency and profitability in line with the aspiration of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. Continue reading “Breaking: NNPC Announces New Appointments, Redeploys Top Management Staff”

Opinion: Interstate Lockdown!

By Henry Amobi

I drove yesterday by road, from Lagos to the East. China virus has done a lot of damage to both the lives and the economy of Nigeria. All the eateries along the way and most of the businesses which rely on travelling citizens for daily bread are comatose. All the major passenger transport companies with branded vehicles are comatose. One can only imagine the ripple effect of this sudden economic downturn on the ancillary beneficiaries of daily bread. Continue reading “Opinion: Interstate Lockdown!”

FG to begin enrolment of the third batch of N-Power next week

• Current enrollees to exit July 31st

• Online portal to open for application on June 26, 2020

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has said that it will commence the enrolment of the third batch of N-Power beneficiaries next week. Continue reading “FG to begin enrolment of the third batch of N-Power next week”

Opinion: Of zoning, Micro- Zoning and No Zoning

By Prof. Ini Udoka

Recently, I have had the privilege of reading trending materials in the social media on the above three related political coinages. The intention of the contributors of these materials is to enlighten the Akwa Ibom politicians on what should be the compass directing the choice of the next Governor of Akwa Ibom State. Continue reading “Opinion: Of zoning, Micro- Zoning and No Zoning”

BREAKING: FG Suspends Airline For Flying Naira Marley To Abuja

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday suspended an airline for conveying Naira Marley to Abuja for a concert.
The minister for aviation, Hadi Sirika, who made this known during the daily COVID19 briefing said that the flight was approved for a different purpose. Continue reading “BREAKING: FG Suspends Airline For Flying Naira Marley To Abuja”