• Security Features Of Nigerian e-Passport World-class – IRIS

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    Managing Director of IRIS Smart Technologies Limited (ISTL), Olayinka Fisher, has said the Nigerian e-Passport is world-class insisting that 95 per cent of components that constitute its security features is not made in the country. He, however, pointed out that Nigeria was not the only country depending on foreign components for its e-Passport, just as…

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  • Firm Covers Up Director’s Arrest To Get e-Passport Contract

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    Investigation has revealed a cover-up by Iris Smart Technologies Limited (ISTL) of the arrest of the deputy managing director of its mother company in Malaysia, Iris Corporation Berhad, Datuk Hamdan Mohammed Hassan, for alleged fraud, in order to get renewal of its contract for Nigeria’s e-Passport solution. The cover-up is premised on the fear that…

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  • NiMSA Elects First Female President In 48 Years

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    The Nigerian Medical Students’ Association (NiMSA) has elected a new president, Miss Winifred Erepade Esite of Niger Delta University (NDU, Wilberforce Island. The election which produced NiMSA’s first ever female national president in its 48 years of existence, was held at its just concluded general assembly at Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Zaria. Miss…

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  • Supreme Court May Summon Malami Over Property Dispute

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    Sokoto Prince and former Nigeria’s Ambassador to South Africa, Alhaji Shehu Malami, may have to appear in person before the Supreme Court to clear the air on a controversy surrounding his legal representation and the elder statesman’s bid to withdraw from a pending appeal at the apex court concerning a two-wing duplex property built on…

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  • Bindow: 2019 Not On My Mind

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    The Adamawa State governor, Muhammad Jubrilla Bindow, has stated that 2019 elections is the last thing on his mind at the moment. Governor Bindow stated this in an exclusive interview with select journalists in Abuja yesterday. According to him, his only concern at the moment is working out strategies for the continuous development of Adamawa…

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