Wednesday, 31st May 2023

National Youth Council of Nigeria

31 Jul 2022
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has blamed the poor economic management policies of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, for the recent free-fall of the Naira. The Naira within the week depreciated to an all-time low of ₦730 to a U.S dollar at the parallel market. President of…
23 Dec 2021
Chairman, Rivers State chapter of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Bani Nwisabari, yesterday, called on the state Governor, Nyesom Wike, to issue a white paper on soot report.
13 Dec 2021
Cross River State caucus Chairman in the National Assembly, Senator Gershom Bassey, has attributed insecurity in the country to weak local government system due to poor implementation of the Constitution and overbearing tendencies of state governors on the councils.
7 Feb 2020
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has described the deregistration of 74 political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as a good omen
26 Oct 2019
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has called for urgent implementation of the drug abuse report submitted by the Buba Marwa-led presidential committee on the eradication of drug abuse in Nigeria.
11 Oct 2019
The Lagos State government has warned members of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) to shun violence during its forthcoming election, and not see it as a do-or-die affair.
24 Apr 2018
Guardian Newspapers Ltd, in collaboration with The Orator Project Africa and National Youth Council of Nigeria, will hold the third edition of the Africa Youth Leadership & Economic Summit...
26 Oct 2017
A statement by the NYCN Chairman, Mr Oladele Nihi on Thursday in Lokoja, said the council was deeply concerned over the purported donation of 1, 260 bags of rice to civil servants in Kogi.
1 Aug 2016
Following accusations and denials over alleged padding of the 2016 budget by some principal officers in the House of Representatives, a Lagos-based rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called on...
16 Jun 2016
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The member-elect for Ado/Okpokwu/Ogbadibo Federal Constituency, Chief Philip Agbese, has congratulated Governor Hyacinth Alia and his Deputy, Dr. Sam Ode, on their inauguration and subsequent assumption of office.
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Olisa Agbakoba, has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s government to dismantle the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to succeed in the corruption war. Agbakoba said in an interview on The Morning Show of Arise Television on Wednesday. He urged the President to relieve the EFCC chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa.…
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*Questions Gomos' economic prowess A group under the aegis of Concerned Citizens of Plateau State, has accused the Chairperson, Economic Advisory Team in the Simon Lalong-led government, Chief Ezekiel Gomos, ofinefficiency. The group alleged that Gomos' impact as an economic expert has not been felt positively in the state. The group in a statement Wednesday,…
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The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has warned the public to disregard a publication that the commission has commenced its 2023/2024 recruitment exercise. PenCom’s management in a statement issued on Wednesday said the recruitment rumour is untrue. “The publication further states that suitable candidates are to submit their applications through a recruitment portal on the Commission's…
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Ondo State governor Rotimi Akeredolu has vowed to deal with petroleum marketers and owners of fuel stations in the state hoarding the product. Akeredolu made this known in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Richard Olatunde, in Akure. Akeredolu, has therefore directed the states Task Force to move round and deal with those…