• FG formally retires suspended ex- NIS boss Parrandang

    FG formally retires suspended ex- NIS boss Parrandang

    The federal government has finally retired the 13th Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), David Parradang, thereby putting to an end the more than one year of confusion over his fate.

    It was gathered at that weekend that the suspension had been lifted and his retirement formalised by the federal government.

    According to the source, Parradang’s retirement was formalised last month but was kept from the public due to its sensitivity.

    The source said: “The thing came out about a month […]

  • Post-UTME formally banned as FG orders strict compliance

    Post-UTME formally banned as FG orders strict compliance

    The Federal Government has formally banned the conduct the Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

    Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, in a statement issued through Ben Goong, the Deputy Director of Press and Public Relations in the ministry, said the ban was with immediate effect.

    Consequently, all higher institutions have been directed to comply with the directive.

    Adamu noted that parents spend fortunes on transportation and sundry costs just for their wards to gain admission into universities.

    “The ban is with immediate effect, and under […]