FRSC OFFICIAL KILLED ON DUTY TODAY IN IDU ABUJA

An official of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has been killed on duty. The Corps Marshal of the FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, stated that the officer was knocked down and killed on patrol at Idu, Abuja, the News Agency of Nigerian reports. Mr. Oyeyemi expressed sadness at the event and called for prosecution of culprits […]

HEAVY RAINS COMING TO ABUJA,MAKURDI,ABEOKUTA -NIMET

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) says central states of Nigeria including Abuja, Mambila plateau and Jalingo, Makurdi, Lafia and Yola would experiencea cloudy weather condition in the morning of Friday, September 29. The prediction came from NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Thursday, September 28, in Abuja.

SECURITY IS OUR COLLECTIVE RESPONSIBILITY – FCT POLICE

The FCT Police Command has advised residents of the territory  to be security  conscious in the  ember months. A statement  by the command spokesman, DSP Anjuguri Manzah,   enjoined residents, especially  foreign nationals assigned with police  escorts to always  endeavour  to move along with their  escorts when visiting remote and isolated  areas.   He said the […]

MAD MAN KILLED BY HIT AND RUN DRIVER IN GWARINPA

A mentally deranged individual was hit by a suspected hit and run driver while he was trying to cross the road at third avenue yesterday in Gwarinpa. The Gwarinpa Divisional Police Officer, CSP Nuruddeen Sabo, confirmed the incident. He said an unidentified person who is mentally retarded was about to cross the road when he […]

FG BANS DOCTORS IN THE COUNTRY FROM PRIVATE PRACTICE.

Excerpts from the just concluded federal executive council meeting which was presided over by the president confirms that doctors working in public hospitals will no longer be allowed to practice private. The Health Minister Isaac Adewole later told State House reporters that there was a need to do comprehensive job evaluation. He said a committee […]

23rd NIGERIAN ECONOMIC SUMMIT CURRENTLY ONGOING IN ABUJA

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has partnered The Nigerian Economic Summit Group to host the 23rd Nigerian Economic Summit with the theme: ‘Opportunities, Productivity & Employment: Actualizing the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan.’ The summit which kicked off on Tuesday and will end on Thursday includes a dinner hosted by the Chairman, First Bank Nigeria […]

“NO WHERE TO RUN” DOCUMENTARY DRAWS ATTENTION TO LOOMING ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS IN NIGERIA

A documentary titled “no where to run” was recently screened in Abuja to raise awareness on impending environmental crisis that might occur if the country does not start taking environmental protection and policies serious. The documentary, nowhere to run, comes at a time Nigeria is faced with severe environmental challenges. From desertification and drought in […]

PRESIDENT BUHARI, SECURITY CHIEFS MEET BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

The Minister of Defence, retired Brig. Mansur Dan-Ali and the National Security Adviser, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno met the president of the federation behind closed doors on Tuesday. Also in attendance were the Director General of the State Security Services, Lawal Daura; the acting Director of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, Amb. Arab Yadam; and the […]