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  • Underground Recruitment In Nigeria Prisons Service

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    The Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) is again enmeshed in another scandal of illegal recruitment of personnel, with many of the intakes allegedly paying as much as N650,000 each to gain employment into the service. Between October 2016 and now, over 3,800 people are said to have been recruited underground, most of whom have equally undergone…

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  • We Are Not Recruiting – NSCDC

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    The Commandant Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has advised desperate job seekers to beware of fraudsters and desist from patronizing scammers via online advertisements. Commandant General of the Corps, Abdullahi Gana, gave the advice in a statement titled; “Civil Defence Not Recruiting; General Public Beware of fraudsters”, signed by Emmanuel Okeh, the Corps’…

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  • Special Lecture To Mark Ocholi’s Ist Memorial

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    A special lecture will be held on March 6, 2017, to commemorate the first anniversary of the death of the late former minister of state for labour and employment, Barr James Ocholi, LEADERSHIP has learnt. The biography of the late Ocholi, who died in an accident on the Abuja-Kaduna road few months after he was…

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  • Presidency, Ministers, Others Brainstorm On N’Delta Crisis

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    Key functionaries of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government from the Niger Delta Region said yesterday that the underdevelopment of the  long neglected region as well as the restiveness which followed suit despite many measures to address the problems was a source of great concern to them. The minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor  Usani Uguru Usani…

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  • Drive Immigration Service To Success, FG Tells Babandede

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     …As NIS commences computer-based test in 2017 The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS),  Muhammed Babandede has been told to in spite of the drastic shortfall  in the nation’s revenue, exhibit high level of sustained zest, that will reposition and drive the service to success. Minister of Interior, General Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), who…

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  • JAMB: Computer-based Test Has Curbed Exam Malpractices – CPAN

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    The recent introduction of Computer-based Test (CBT) by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), is one giant stride, which has drastically reduced the spate of examination malpractices in the country. The President, Computer-Based Test Centre Proprietors Association of Nigeria (CPAN), Engineer Sage Udibuami, who stated this at the association’s maiden press conference at the…

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  • Nigeria Prisons Promotes 10,979 Officers

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    Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) yesterday, announced the promotion of 10,979 officers and men. NPS in a statement issued by its Public Relations Officers, Frances Enobore, explained that the Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prison Services Board (CDFIPB) “approved the promotion of 4,075 qualified officers and men of the Service on Consolidated Paramilitary Salary Structure (CONPASS)…

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  • FG To Extend International Passport Validity To 10 Years

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    The federal government is making plans to extend the validity period for international passport from five years to 10 years. This was disclosed by the comptroller-general of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede in an interview with journalists in Abuja at the weekend. He said Nigerians should expect announcement of the policy change in the coming…

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