FG declares 2-day holiday to mark Easter
The Federal Government has declared Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2, as Public Holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday.
FG sets up 15-man committee on irregular migration, human trafficking
The Federal Government has inaugurated a 15-man committee to address the issues of irregular migration and human trafficking in the country.
Armed Forces ready to curb all internal security challenges, says Minister
The Minister of Defence, Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, has assured Nigerians that the Armed Forces is combat ready to curb all internal security challenges facing the country, as well as defend its territorial integrity.
Buhari accuses border security of greed over irregular migration
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday blamed the increasing cases of irregular migration by Nigerians to Europe on the greed of border security agencies.
Nigeria declares Friday public holiday
Nigerian government has declared Friday as a public holiday in commemoration of the Muslim Eid-El-Maulud celebration. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, according to a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja. The statement was signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of…
Benue Reps caucus flay Dambazzau over herdsmen inaction
Members of the Benue state caucus of the House of Representatives yesterday flayed the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), over his failure to establish security outposts to ward off killer herdsmen from the state.
Senate queries EFCC over ‘sharing’ of recovered assets
An investigation into the alleged disappearance of assets seized by the Abdulrasheed Maina-led Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms has been opened by the Senate.
Nigeria confirms reinstatement of official accused of misappropriating pension fund
Maina was appointed by former President Goodluck Jonathan as Chairman of the task force in 2010 to check the corruption in the country’s pension system.
Government declares Monday, Oct. 2, public holiday
Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (rtd), who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerians on the anniversary and urged them to sustain the collective efforts towards maintaining and strengthening the unity of Nigeria.