Igbobi College battle ready as Govt College Kaduna arrives Lagos

Players and officials of Igbo College say they are ready to show why they are the school to beat in the 2021 National Principals Cup, which kicks off in Lagos on Friday. Igbobi College is scheduled to meet Government College Kaduna at the Agege Stadium in the opening game of the competition by 11.00 a.m. The Kaduna school is coming with 18 players and three officials, as well as the school’s principal. The competition is a project of the Ministry of Sports in conjunction with the marketing consultants and organisers…

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BREAKING: Buhari appoints 40-year-old Bawa as new EFCC chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm Abdulrasheed Bawa as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, made this known in a statement made available to Queen Amina Blog on Tuesday. In the letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, the President said he was acting in accordance with Paragraph 2(3) of Part1, CAP E1 of EFCC Act 2004. Mr Bawa, 40, is a trained EFCC investigator with vast experience in…

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FG To Recruit 30,960 Graduates As Community Security Officers

Federal Government will recruit 30,960 graduates as community security officers for Community Safety and Human Security Programme (CSHSP) in Nigeria. Each of the 774 local governments in the country will have 40 of the officers. Inaugurating a 17-man committee on CSHSP in Abuja yesterday, the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Government Affairs, Senator George Akume, said this was to strategize on ways to reduce crimes and violence in the country. “This is to expand the narratives and intelligence towards community safety, first at the local level which in most instances…

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Imaan follows up on her renewed vision to reorganize and reposition NAPTIP

The Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim, following up on her renewed vision to reorganize and reposition the Agency for excellence, commenced activities aimed at paying courtesy visits to Governors of States that are yet to Inaugurate the Anti-Trafficking Task Force. The advocacy drive kicked off today with a visit to the Nasarawa state Governor, Engr Abdullahi Sule. The Nasarawa State Governor who regarded the NAPTIP Director General as a good daughter, and expressed his utmost desire in ensuring that…

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ASUU to call off strike and receive N70bn

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has agreed to call of its eight-month strike which has grounded academic activities in the public universities since March. The union leadership reached the consensus during a meeting with the government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja, on Friday. The government also pledged to pay N40 billion as the Earned Allowance and N30bn for the revitalisation of the university system bringing the total payment to N70 billion. The FG further agreed to settle the arrears of…

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Nwajiuba appeals to SSANIP to shelve strike ,Says we are working on demands

THE Federal Government has appealed to the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics, (SSANIP) to shelve its proposed strike as the government is working assiduously to meet demands of the union. Minister of State for Education, Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, made the appeal when he received a delegation of SSANIP led by its National President, Comrade Philip Adebanjo Ogunsipe. Director, Press and Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong, in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said the meeting was at the instance of the government to dialogue with SSANIP leaders on the…

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BREAKING: Buhari writes Senate, seeks confirmation of Yakubu as INEC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, seeking confirmation of the reappointment of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. 2021: FG To Feed And Deworm Children With N142.3 Billion Mr Buhari’s official communication to the red chamber was read on the floor during plenary on Tuesday, by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan. EDUCATION: Minister Inaugurates Implementation Committee on Teaching Profession. He sought the lawmakers’ expeditious consideration of his request for another five-year tenure for Yakubu. Details later… QUEEN AMINA BLOG

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EDUCATION: Minister Inaugurates Implementation Committee on Teaching Profession.

The Honourable Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, along side the Minister Of Education For State, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,inaugurated the National Implementation Committee on the revitalisation and repositioning of the teaching profession in Nigeria. Inaugurating the Committee, the Minister said the committee is to come up with an implementable strategy towards the realisation of all policies approved by President Muhammadu Buhari on resuscitating teaching profession in the country. Adamu stated that the national implementation committee has been sub divided into 12 sub committees to focus on specific areas on intervention. He pledged…

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DEFECTION: Ebonyi Governor, Umahi, Defects From PDP To APC

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). EDUCATION:Adamu ,Nwajiuba recieves result of 2020/2021 National Common Entrance Examination The governor’s defection comes after weeks of speculation that he had taken the decision to dump the opposition party for the ruling party. JUST IN: Buhari presiding over a meeting of the security council. One of the reasons given by the governor for his defection is that the South East region has suffered what he describes as injustice in the PDP.…

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JUST IN: Buhari presiding over a meeting of the security council.

President Mohammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a Meeting of the Security Council, holding at the State House. Photos: Details soon>>>>> 2021: FG To Feed And Deworm Children With N142.3 Billion EDUCATION:Adamu ,Nwajiuba recieves result of 2020/2021 National Common Entrance Examination ASUU STRIKE: ONLY ONE CONTENTIOUS ISSUE LEFT. – FG BENUE:Married man sets side chick on fire for accepting boyfriend’s marriage proposal. BENUE:Police officer mercilessly rapes13-yr-old-school girl BENUE:Married man sets side chick on fire for accepting boyfriend’s marriage proposal.

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