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July 19, 2018 9:27 PM CP Bala Ciroma takes over as FCT Commissioner of Police

The FCT Police Command has announced that a new Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, has assumed duty. Ciroma resumed at the Command Headquarters on Thursday after he took over from his predecessor CP Sadiq Abubakar Bello. DSP Anjuguri Manzah, FCT Police Public Relations, in a statement, said a brief handing-over ceremony was held. Ciroma holds a Bachelor 19

July 18, 2018 9:11 PM Jonathan, IBB in private meeting

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday, met with former President Ibrahim Babangida, at his Uphill home in Minna, Niger State. Jonathan, who came to Niger by road, arrived IBB’s home at about 10am in an entourage of six black Prado Jeeps. A source told The Nation that the meeting was attended by a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2019 gubernatorial 17

July 18, 2018 1:47 PM Police burst car-snatching syndicate in Port Harcourt

A car-snatching syndicate operating in the old Aba road area of Port Harcourt has been smashed by the Rivers state Police Command. This is according to the Police Public Relations Officer of the Command, Nnamdi Omoni, who disclosed the development to DAILY POST in Port Harcourt. Omoni said the deadly car-snatching syndicate are responsible for the numerous 20

July 18, 2018 4:16 AM Tax arrears: Blockage of NDDC office embarrassing, unnecessary – MD– The Sun News

Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has expressed dismay over the disruption of activities at its headquarters in Port Harcourt, yesterday, by officials of the Rivers State Internal Revenue Service (RIRS). Speaking on behalf of NDDC’s Managing Director, Dr. Nsima Ekere, his Special Assistant on Media, Chijioke Amu-Nnadi, said the commission was surprised 15

July 14, 2018 12:56 PM Man arrested for killing father in Niger State

The Niger State Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Turuwa of Pissa village of Borgu Local Government Area for allegedly killing his father, Turuwa Ibrahim, over sharing of cattle. The Commissioner of Police in Niger State, Mr Dibal Yakadi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime 19

July 10, 2018 11:56 PM Gambari, others to speak on conflict reporting at 10th Wole Soyinka centre lectureThe Sun News

Amidst mounting concerns over violence and conflicts in some parts of Nigeria and the media coverage of same, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Nigerian scholar, diplomat and former Minister for External Affairs, will lead discussion on the issues at the 10th Wole Soyinka media lecture series, billed to hold on Friday, at NECA House, Alausa, Lagos. To join Ibrahim 20

July 10, 2018 5:25 AM Succour for Gbarain/Ekpetiama Cluster from the grips of ShellThe Sun News

The story of Revd. Fr. Kevin O’ Hara in Bayelsa State, to give help to the 12 communities of the Gbarain/ Ekpetiama Cluster to extract maximum benefits from the Gbarain/Ubie oil and gas project reads like a line from the Bible. Fr O’Hara, a missionary attaché to the Irish Embassy in Nigeria had stayed in Agudama community before he went back to Ireland 18

July 9, 2018 12:11 PM UNICEF pledges more support to Nasarawa govt. to meet child needsThe Sun NewsThe Sun News

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has pledged to increase its support to Nasarawa State Government so as to adequately meet the needs of children in the state. Dr Zakari Adam, the Chief of UNICEF, Kaduna Field Office, made this known in Lafia on Monday in an interview with newsmen shortly after an advocacy visit to the state Commissioner for Finance 14

July 8, 2018 7:26 PM South-East Govs congratulate Ugwuanyi on Supreme Court victory

The South East Governors’ Forum, Sunday, congratulated Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on his recent landslide victory at the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court, last week, upheld the nomination of Governor Ugwuanyi as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 governorship election in Enugu State. Reacting to the development 31

July 3, 2018 6:15 PM Algerian FA speaks on hiring Super Eagles’ coach, Gernot Rohr

Through Twitter, Mauritanian journalist, Lassana Camara, had announced the imminent arrival of Rohr as replacement for the dismissed Rabah Madjer. ”There is nothing official about Gernot Rohr. There is a list with a lot of coaches but for the moment you have to know that nothing has been done,” an Algerian Federation insider told Le Buteur. The reliable 24