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Magu Warned Looters To Surrender In Their Own Interest

Crime Watch

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has warned looters to surrender in their own interest, saying the game is over for them.

Nigerian Army Declares `Brimah’ Wanted Over Fraudulent Activities In The North East

Crime Watch

The Nigerian Army (NA) disclosed that it is collaborating with International Police (Interpol) to declare Dr. Perry Brimah, a Nigerian national living in Diaspora wanted over fraudulent global fundraising to provide food for Nigerian troops fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the North East.

INTERPOL Issue’s An Arrest Warrant For Diezani

Crime Watch

The International Police (Interpol) has issued an arrest warrant for former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Allison-Madueke following a request by the Federal Government to the Agency. Reports have it that, the necessary charges had been filed with an attachment of November 4, 2018 order for her arrest by Justice Valentine Ashi of the FCT High Court, Abuja.

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Education

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has reacted to the reported plan by some public institutions to suspend the ongoing strike that has grounded academic activities across the country. Dailypost had reported that some public universities are on the verge of boycotting the over 8 weeks’ strike, and have threatened to return their students to classrooms.

The Federal Government has renewed commitment as it has reached agreement with the striking university lecturers the development which signal the prolonged industrial action is almost over. Biodun Ogunyemi, the national president of the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) disclosed that the National Executive committee of the union will renew its decision considering the new commitment by the federal government according to Premium Times.

2019 UTME: JAMB Warns Prospective Candidates Against Fraudsters

Education

The Joint Administration and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has warned 2019 prospective candidates against fake advertisements announcing sales of registration forms, examination centers and subject combination on social media platforms.

NPF Hints Frank Mba To Become New Spokesperson

Security

The acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed ADAMU, is set to appoint a new Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), ACP Frank Mba. Mr Mba, a graduate of law from the University of Lagos, was called to the Nigerian bar in 2002.

PBM launches 10-Year Validity E-Passport

Security

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Tuesday 15th January 2019 launched the new ten (10) years E-passport by presenting same to President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice Yemi Osinbajo.

Nigeria And China Signs Counter-Insurgency Pact

Security

The Federal Government of Nigeria and the Peoples Republic of China, on Thursday 10th January 2019 signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Chinese to assist the Armed Forces of Nigeria in strengthening its counter-insurgency capabilities.

The General Overseer of Synagogue Church of All Nations, (SCOAN), Prophet TB Joshua has denied releasing any prophecy regarding the forthcoming presidential election billed to be conducted in February. 

President Buhari's Christmas Message To Nigerians

Religion

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to embrace love, peace, and hospitality, especially this period that Christians are celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ. The President who made the call on Monday in his message to the nation on occasion of Christmas urged the populace to reflect on the “message of hope, compassion, salvation, reconciliation, forgiveness, and peace that Jesus Christ embodies and conveys.”

ECOWAS Chastises African Leaders For Not Doing Enough To Curb Drug Abuse

Religion

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has declared Tuesday 25th, Wednesday 26th December 2018, and Tuesday 1st, January 2019 as public holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing day and New year celebrations, respectively.

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