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Justify confidence reposed in you, Okowa charges new advisers

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday, charged political appointees to bring innovative ideas and strategies to bear in the discharge of their duties, to justify their appointments. He made the call while swearing in two new Special Advisers in Asaba. The new advisers are the immediate past National Vice-Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),… Read More »

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“Probe Ministry of Labour for illegally issuing International Recruiters’ Licenses”- Akande-Sadipe tells FG

… says Perm. Sec lied under Oath Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe K. has called on the Federal Government to urgently put a stop to the exploitation of Nigerians abroad. She pointed out that Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, under the supervision of Dr Chris Ngige has violated… Read More »

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Only leadership with integrity can guarantee a prosperous nation – Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has said that Nigeria would become prosperous when its leadership begins to demonstrate integrity, honesty and transparency.The governor, who stated this while speaking on the theme: “Integrity as a sine qua non to a prosperous nation”, at a virtual meeting of the Akinjide Adeosun Foundation (AAF) Leadership Colloquium –… Read More »

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Chartered Institute Of Transport Administration Of Nigeria

President of the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria (CIoTA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has restated the institute’s commitment to safety of all modes of transportation in the country, especially those operated within the port environment. Jamoh stated this on Tuesday in Lagos while reacting to a recent incident where a container fell from a… Read More »

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TUC Should Partner The President Against Corruption, Not Stampede Him

The reported plan by the Trade Union Congress (TUC) to embark on a nationwide protest over the alleged President Muhammadu Buhari’s “inaction over the high-level of corruption uncovered at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)” is ill advised and totally… Read More »

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Encomiums as Sonny Aragba-Akpore bows out of NCC….He served NCC creditably well, says Danbatta

It was encomiums galore recently as Management and Staff of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) bid the Commission’s Head of Media Management and Public Relations, Sonny Aragba-Akpore, farewell following his retirement. Aragba-Akpore, former Information and Communications Technology/News editor at the Guardian Newspaper, joined the service of the Commission in 2014. Speaking at the valedictory party… Read More »

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Eid-el-Kabir: Akande-Sadipe Preaches Hope &Trust

Member Representing Oluyole Federal Constituency and Chairperson, House Committee on Diaspora Affairs, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has urged Nigerians to emulate Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon Him), by imbibing the spirit of love, peace, kindness, and sacrifice during Sallah and afterwards. Akande-Sadipe further called on Muslims to pray for peace, unity, prosperity, and economy recovery… Read More »

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World Day Against Trafficking: Lawmaker Akande-Sadipe, Seeks partnership with wives of Governors, other stakeholders

Federal House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs, says effective partnership of all tiers of governments, especially Wives of State Governors and other relevant stakeholders will enhance Nigeria’s fight against human trafficking in the country. The Chairman of the Committee, Hon. (Mrs) Tolulope Akande-Sadipe K, made this known today in an interview with newsmen, as… Read More »

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SCHOOLS REOPENING: Osun Releases Operational Guidelines

The State Government of Osun has announced guidelines for the partial reopening of schools to students in exit classes, in line with the unanimous decision reached at a virtual consultative meeting between the Federal Ministry of Education, Honourable Commissioners of Education of the 36 States, the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), the Proprietors of Private… Read More »

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Sanwo-Olu Inspects Work on Third Mainland Bridge, Urges Motorists on Patience

•600 Mass Transit Buses Coming In August – Gov •Pen Cinema Bridge Gets October Completion Date Patience – that is all motorists plying the partially shut Third Mainland Bridge need to bear while meandering through the carriageways, as the Federal Government repairs the failed segments of the bridge. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made the appeal to… Read More »