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.
Something about this Maina
There must be something special about this Maina, apart from his audacity and egregious impunity, to say nothing about his flamboyant life-style, that attracts otherwise sensible people to a certain doom, even perdition and the Japanese hara-kiri.
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.
FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays
The Federal Government has declared Friday, Sept. 1 and Monday, Sept. 4 as Public Holidays to mark the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
Lawyer petitions minister over alleged murder of two farmers by policemen
The late Ayeodogba Tanimola Jerry, aged 26 and Sunday Adele, aged 28, were allegedly murdered on August 8, 2017, while working at a commercial farm located at Oguda/Ipkayera, in Akoko-Edo Local Council of Edo State, by the police.
70 % of prison inmates are awaiting trial – Danbazau
The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Sunday said that more than 70 per cent of inmates in Nigerian prisons were awaiting trial.
Eid el-Fitr: FG declares Monday, Tuesday public holiday
Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau made the annnouncement on behalf of the Federal Government on Thursday in Abuja.