• EFCC to arraign FUNAAB Pro-Chancellor, others on Friday

    EFCC to arraign FUNAAB Pro-Chancellor, others on Friday

    According to reports, the Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) will on Friday arraign Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, the Pro Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Prof Olusola Oyewole (Vice Chancellor), and the Bursar, Mr. Moses Olusola Ilesanmi with regard to an alleged case of abuse of office and misappropriation of funds.

    There had been a petition written against ‎the Pro-Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor, the management and some members of the Governing Council to which they have […]

  • NiMet predicts hazy, cloudy weather for Friday

    NiMet predicts hazy, cloudy weather for Friday

    It was gathered that the Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted hazy weather conditions over the central states of the country, including Minna, Abuja, Bida, Bauchi, Jos, Lafia, Jalingo, Ibi and Yola on Friday.

    The Agency made the prediction in the Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office on Thursday in Abuja.

    It stated that partly cloudy conditions would prevail over Makurdi, Lokoja and Ilorin with maximum temperatures of 28 to 35 degrees Celsius.

    It also predicted that the southern states would experience cloudiness […]

  • NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Friday

    NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Friday

    According to reports, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country on Friday morning.

    NiMet gave the predictions in its Weather Outlook issued by the Central Forecast Office on Thursday in Abuja.

    It stated that localised thunderstorms would prevail over Abuja, Lafia, Bida, Kaduna and Jos in the afternoon and evening hours with maximum temperatures of 30 to 33 degrees Celsius.

    According to NiMet, the southern states will experience cloudy morning over the inland cities […]

  • NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Friday

    NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Friday

    According to reports, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country with prospects of thunderstorms over parts of Abuja, Kogi, Nassarawa and Benue on Friday morning.

    NiMet made the predictions in its Weather Outlook issued by the Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Thursday in Abuja. It said pockets of thunderstorms were expected over the high grounds and the Mambilla Plateau during afternoon and evening period with maximum temperatures of 27 to 33 […]

  • NiMet predicts cloudy weather conditions for Friday

    NiMet predicts cloudy weather conditions for Friday

    According to reports, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states with chances of early morning isolated thunderstorms over Abuja, Jos, Jalingo, Mambilla, Markurdi and its environs on Friday.

    The predictions are contained in the Weather Outlook issued by NiMet’s Central Forecast Office on Thursday in Abuja.

    It said that localised thunderstorms were likely over Minna, Bida and Ilorin axis in the afternoon and evening hours with maximum temperatures of 26 to 31 degrees Celsius.

    The agency predicted […]

  • UNIJOS extends applicants’ screening to Friday

    UNIJOS extends applicants’ screening to Friday

    It was gathered that the University of Jos has extended the screening of 25,000 applicants for admission into the 2016/2017 academic session to Friday, the institution’s Principal Assistant Registrar (Information and Publications), Abdullahi Abdullahi, has said.

    Abdullahi said the screening which began on September 5 was initially scheduled for completion on Wednesday.

    “It has been extended by two days following the declaration of a two-day public holiday to mark the Sallah festivity. The screening will now end on September 16, instead of […]

  • Finally! President Buhari set to sign 2016 Budget on Friday

    Finally! President Buhari set to sign 2016 Budget on Friday

    All things being equal, President Muhammadu Buhari will sign the 2016 Appropriation Bill into law on Friday.

    A source, who spoke on a condition of anonymity on Thursday, said the President is now “ready” to sign the budget on Friday.

    According to him, a clean copy has been sent to the Presidency from the National Assembly.

    He said: “All things being equal, the President will on Friday assent the 2016 Budget.”

    “The two committees have finished their work and a clean copy is now […]

  • We will work round the clock to produce clean copy budget ready Friday – Budget Committee

    We will work round the clock to produce clean copy budget ready Friday – Budget Committee

    Dr. Bukola Saraki, Senate President and Speaker Yakubu Dogara, have raised a joint com­mittee that would finally resolve grey areas in the N6.06 trillion 2016 Ap­propriation Bill.

    The committee compris­es members from the Sen­ate and House of Repre­sentatives was set up less than 24 hours after Saraki and Dogara met with President Muhammadu Buhari, his deputy, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Minis­ter of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma.

    Other officials present at the Tuesday night meet­ing were Saraki’s deputy, Ike […]