• Easter: FG Declares Friday, Monday, Public Holidays

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    As Christians all over the World mark the death and resurrection of Christ, the federal government has declared Friday 14th and Monday 17th April, 2017 as Public Holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter celebrations. The declaration was contained in a statement signed by the acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Muhammadu…

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  • Alleged N1.97bn Contract Scam: God Has Vindicated Me – Orubebe

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    Former minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Peter Orubebe said, he has been vindicated by God after an Abuja High Court sitting at Apo, yesterday, struck out six-count charge preferred against him by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC),  over his alleged complicity in a N1.97billion contract fraud. Elder Orubebe…

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  • Tinubu: South West Solidly Behind PMB

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    The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has assured President Muhammadu Buhari of Yoruba support, saying South-West support for the President and APC government is unshaken. Tinubu also expressed his concern over the level of decay in the nation’s economy before APC came board and called on Nigerians to stay…

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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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