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Eid-el-Fitr: President Buhari Charges Muslim Faithful To Remember The Reason For The Season

Religion

President MuhammaduBuhari on Sunday observed Eid-el-Fitr prayers with his immediate family at the State House, Abuja. The President through his official Twitter handle, @MBuhari, said he joined his family for Eid prayers at home, in keeping with the Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 protocol against mass gatherings, as well as the directive of the Sultan of Sokoto suspending Eid congregational prayers across the country.

Eid-al-Fitr: FG Declares Monday and Tuesday As Public Holidays'

Religion

The Federal Government through the ministry of interior has declared Monday 25th of May and Tuesday 26 May, as Public Holidays to mark this year’s Eid-al-Fitr Celebration. Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations in the Ministry made this disclosure on behalf of the Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in Abuja.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar who is also the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has given a directive that Muslims should observe the weekends Eid-el-Fitr prayers at home in line with the COVID-19 protocols aimed at preventing the spread of the virus.

Nigerian Military Neutralize 134 Insurgents

Crime Watch

The Nigerian Military Authorities on Monday said, troops led by Lt. General Tukur Buratai fighting in ongoing subsidiary operation in the North-East Theatre of Operation code-named Operation Kantana Jimlan, neutralized 134 insurgents in Borno.

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday granted presidential pardon to 2,600 inmates in Nigeria Correctional Service Facilities nationwide. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola made the disclosure during the World News Conference in Abuja,

Auno Massacre: Reps Commenced Investigation On Super Camp

Crime Watch

The House of Representatives is set to begin an investigation that leads to the creation of Super Camp by the Nigerian Army serving in the northeast which leads to the killing of over thirty Nigerians in Auno, a village near Maiduguri, Borno state during early February this year.

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the removal of the suspended Registrar of the National Examination Council (NECO), Prof. Charles Uwakwe and four other directors. The four directors include Mr Bamidele Olure, Acting Director, Finance and Accounts;

FG Cautions Vice-chancellors Against Reopening Schools

Education

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Education has cautioned against the resumption of schools at all levels, stressing that vice-chancellors must maintain the closure of federal, state and private universities so as to keep people and students safe from the coronavirus pandemic.

IPPIS: Buhari Okay’s Payment Of February And March Salaries Of University Lecturers

Education

President Buhari has approved the immediate payment of February and March 2020 withheld salaries of the University lectures that refused to join the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System, IPPIS.

IGP Mohammed Adamu Counters Order Restricting Movement of Essential Workers

Security

Following an earlier report that essential workers on Tuesday were restricted from moving within Lagos at the beginning of the 8 pm curfew imposed by FG to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has voided an order restricting the movement of essential workers during the COVID-19 lockdown. The officers claimed they were enforcing an order, which directed that health workers and media personnel were not allowed to move beyond 8 pm.

Banditry: Senate Applaud Buhari Military Offensive Action In Kastina

Security

The Senate has today applauded President Buhari for his directive to the military to launch an onslaught against bandits in Kastina state.

COVID-19: Easing Of Total Lockdown Still Under Observation – Buhari

Security

President Muhammadu Buhari has yesterday Monday directed that the easing of the gradual lockdown is still under observation and therefore should still be sustained for the next two weeks.

Eid-el-Fitr: President Buhari Charges Muslim Faithful To Remember The Reason For The Season

Religion

President MuhammaduBuhari on Sunday observed Eid-el-Fitr prayers with his immediate family at the State House, Abuja. The President through his official Twitter handle, @MBuhari, said he joined his family for Eid prayers at home, in keeping with the Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 protocol against mass gatherings, as well as the directive of the Sultan of Sokoto suspending Eid congregational prayers across the country.

Eid-al-Fitr: FG Declares Monday and Tuesday As Public Holidays'

Religion

The Federal Government through the ministry of interior has declared Monday 25th of May and Tuesday 26 May, as Public Holidays to mark this year’s Eid-al-Fitr Celebration. Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations in the Ministry made this disclosure on behalf of the Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in Abuja.

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar who is also the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has given a directive that Muslims should observe the weekends Eid-el-Fitr prayers at home in line with the COVID-19 protocols aimed at preventing the spread of the virus.

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