Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «duty»

February 18, 2018 4:01 PM My desire’s to create hope in disabled people – Bishop Jatau

The presiding Bishop, Faithfull Prophetic Assembly, Arch Bishop, Prof. Musa Jatau, says his desire is to create hope to people living with disabilities who are found to be a liability, not only to themselves but to their families and the society at large and pass through turbulent moments in their lives style. Bishop Jatau stated this weekend in Lafia 12

February 17, 2018 10:28 AM 2019: Jonathan’s minister speaks on underage voters, warns INEC

A former Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, has advised the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to delist underage voters captured in its voting list. The former minister made the call during the 2018 Peoples Democratic Party Youth summit, held in Ibadan, Oyo State. Akinjide, through her media aide, Isiaka 15

February 14, 2018 8:51 PM National Broadcasting Commission loses in court, ordered to pay staff 5 years salary

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered the reinstatement of one Kate Obiechina, dismissed by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) in 2013. Justice David Isele, in his judgment, said that due process was not followed by the NBC to dismiss the claimant. He said that the dismissal was in breach of her constitutional right of fair hearing 15

February 13, 2018 2:18 AM MAN raises alarm over threat to N420bn spirit, wine industry

Distillers and Blenders Association of Nigeria (DIBAN), a Sub-Sectoral Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has raised the alarm over the threat to its N420 billion investment due to the recent proposal to increase excise duties. The group, in an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, said the proposal by the Federal Government for an upward 19

February 12, 2018 7:36 PM Customs intercept 4 containers loaded with Tramadol

Apapa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted four containers loaded with prohibited Tramadol pharmaceutical products with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of over N110 million. The Customs Area Comptroller (CAC), Mr Jibrin Musa, told journalists on Monday in Lagos that the 40-foot containers were impounded between February 6 and 7. “The container 16

February 12, 2018 9:25 AM El-Rufai reacts to fresh killings in Southern Kaduna

The governor, in reaction to the attack, ordered that the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) visit the community to assess the situation and take necessary steps to relieve sufferings with immediate effect. El-Rufai sympathised with the victims and people of Bakin Kogi over the attack and assured them that perpetrators will be arrested. A statement 17

February 7, 2018 12:47 PM Kassim Afegbua turns self in to Police authorities

Embattled media aide to former military president, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, Kassim Afegbua, on Wednesday morning, turned himself in to police authorities n Abuja. Afegbua, a longtime spokesperson for Babangida, turned himself in two days after he was declared wanted on allegations that he made “false statements, injurious falsehood, defamation of character 19

February 3, 2018 2:36 AM Royal rumble: Ooni, Oluwo clash at traditional rulers’ council meeting

The traditional rulers summit which took place in Port-Harcourt last Tuesday was almost marred by an unpleasant confrontation between the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdurasheed Adewale Akanbi ,and the Chief Securiy Officer (CSO) to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II. The tense situation could have snowballed into a bigger crisis but for reason 19

February 1, 2018 4:10 PM Customs arrest 4 suspects in January, generate N17.6bn in Oyo-Osun states [PHOTO]

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Oyo-Osun Area Command, on Thursday said it has arrested no fewer than four persons in connection with various smuggling activities in both Oyo and Osun states in the month of January. Newly resumed Customs Area Comptroller in charge of Oyo and Osun states, Comptroller Christopher Odibu, who made this disclosure while 26

January 26, 2018 3:03 PM Ayedire Council Boss Seeks Traditional Rulers Support Over Tax Payment

The Executive Secretary of Ayedire Local Government, Otunba Oladejo Mukaila has charged residents of the various towns in the council to make payment of rates a duty towards developing the local government. The council boss while speaking at a gathering disclosed that some of the projects embarked upon by the local government are suffering as a result 15