According to reports, the Federal Road Safety Corps has called on organisations in Niger to take advantage of the free driving training as “Ember Months’’ lasts.
The Sector Commander, Susan Ajenge, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Minna.
She said that FRSC had sensitised various organisations on the free-driving training, adding that “it is left for organisations to mobilise their staff for the training’’.
Ajenge said: “The essence is to ensure accident-free season.
“We implore every […]
Arik Air on Wednesday announced reduction of flights due to the lingering scarcity of JET A1.
The airline made the announcement in a statement by its Communications Manager, Mr. Ola Adebanji, in Lagos.
Arik Air said that aviation fuel scarcity started manifesting last week when major oil marketers began to ration supply of the product to airlines.
It said, “With a daily fuel need of about 500,000 litres and an average of over 100 daily flights, Arik Air is mostly affected by this […]
Pop star Pink is pregnant! The singer took to social media on Saturday afternoon to reveal the pleasant surprise that she is expecting baby number two with her husband Carey Hart, and she even shared a photo of her growing baby bump along with her pregnancy announcement.
In the photo posted to her Instagram and Twitter pages, P!nk posed in a very scenic shot. The pregnant “Just Like Fire” singer stood glowing in the grass with trees behind her wearing a […]
Chelsea and Spain midfielder Cesc Fabregas, 29, has announced that his long term partner and mother of his two daughters Daniella Semaan, 41, is pregnant with their third child.
Posting on Instagram a picture of the scan on Sunday, the Spanish star wrote:
“Another baby is on the way, and this time it’s a boy. I couldn’t be any happier. I hope everyone is feeling as blessed as I am today. Cheers to you my love… @daniellasemaan #GodBlessMyFamily #ThankYouGod” The pair have […]
Simeon Bankole, the Chief Press Officer of the National Youth Service Corps in Oyo State, has said that the 2015 Batch B passing out ceremony in the state would be in two phases.
Bankole told newsmen in Ibadan, Oyo State on Wednesday that the passing out ceremony would be low key and devoid of any fanfare.
Bankole said: “Our headquarters determines how things should be done at the state level.
“At the state level, we implement whatever directive is giving to us.
“So the […]
According to reports, the Government of Ghana has announced a 12.5% increase in salary of all public sector workers across the country.
According to the employment minister, Haruna Iddrisu, the decision was arrived at after a public sector joint negotiation committee meeting Tuesday, September 13.
He also reiterated that the increment would take effect in January 2017.
“I am happy to inform you that conclusively government together with its social partners namely Minister of Finance, leaders of Public Sector Workers Union, the Ghana […]
As Sallah holiday makers get ready for the 2016 Eid-el-Kabir festival, the government of Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has announced free train ride for those wishing to travel home.
A statement by the Ministry of Industries, Commerce, Cooperatives and Empowerment, said the free train will convey people coming for the festival from Lagos to Osogbo on Saturday and Sunday September by 10 am each day.
The train will return to Lagos on Saturday, September 17. The takeoff time is 11 am.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has announced Monday, Sept. 12 as the Eid-El-Kabir Day, 1437 AH.
This followed the declaration of Saturday, Sept.3 as the 1st of Zulhijja, 1437 AH.
This is contained in a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council of Sokoto and made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto.
“The committee in conjunction with the National Moon Sighting Committee had received reports from various Moon sighting committees […]
Owing to the pronouncement made by the Federal government to scrap Post UTME, the screening form is out in different schools.
The Lagos state polytechnic (Laspotech) is on with the registration of applicants for the screening.
According to a source, the institution has begged the screening form at N2, 200 and bank charge N300, together makes it N2, 500 for applicants.
According to the Administrative officer, Information and Communications Technology (Laspotech), Mr. Ajiboye Oluwasegun Babatunde, “the screening exercise is not about questions and […]
Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Al-Makura today announced the appointment of Alhaji Abdullahi Osana-Hayatudeen as the new Emir (Osana) of Keana in the state
The governor announced this at a meeting with the state’s Traditional Council in Lafia following the death of the occupant of the stool, the late Osana of Keana, Sen. Emmanuel Elayo in May.
He prayed that God would guide the new emir and urged him to care for his people. He also noted that about 40 princes aspired for […]
One of the veteran Nigerian actresses, Steph Nora Okere who briefly dated Jim Iyke in the past has opened up her love life.
Nollywood actress, Steph Nora Okere who has been purposely off the TV screens is set to return to industry in grand style as she moves temporarily to Ibadan, Oyo State to conclude the production of an upcoming television drama which she is actively participating in.
The actress who was recently honoured by City People revealed why her wedding was […]