The Nigerian Army on Friday said that no fewer than 6,022 of its personnel would be captured in a biometric enrolment exercise for the 75 regular recruits intake.
Inaugurating the personnel in Zaria, Kaduna State, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said he was aware of the efforts made on the computerization of the functions of the Nigerian Army Finance Corps.
He said that the exercise was in line with the ongoing financial reforms of the Federal Government.
“The Nigerian Army […]
A new crime reporting and security management system aimed at ensuring that criminal activities were promptly reported to security agencies and other relevant government agencies, has been launched in Abuja.
The initiative, which involves sending security reports and complaints through Hawk Eye Application, was also intended to reduce the high-level of vandalism of power as well as oil and gas facilities which had negatively impacted the power sector.
Speaking at the launch on Monday, the Chief Executive Officer of Hawk Eye, Kayode […]
Interesting times are here for all ardent followers of gospel music with the launch and unveiling of a record label by the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
The event which took place at the Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos and Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja respectively, showcased popular saxophonist, Pastor Kunle Ajayi, Testimony crooner, Tosin Bee, Michael Akingbala RCCG Rock Star, Funke Akinokun, Rebecca Ogolo, Bukola Bekes, Oba, among others.
In his goodwill, the General Overseer of the church, Pastor Enoch Adeboye […]
It was gathered that the Nigerian Army Wednesday launched an operation tagged: ‘Operation Rescue Finale’ targeted at rescuing the remaining Chibok schoolgirls from Boko Haram insurgents.
The military revealed that the assault operation would finally free the girls abducted on April 14, 2014.
Addressing a press conference in Maiduguri wednesday, the head of the counter-insurgency operation in the North-east (Operation Lafiya Dole), Major General Lucky Irabor said the military was more determined than ever to free the remaining Chibok girls.
He noted that […]
Harrysong, Former Five Star Music general has parted ways with his former management and has since unveiled his own record label.
Popular Nigerian singer, Harrison Tare Okiri, better known by his stage name as Harrysong, seems to be at war with his former management, took to his social media page on Instagram to share a photo indicating that he has left his record label.
However, according to reports, Harrysong still has a 2-year contract with his former label and this may thrown […]
Legendary Hollywood actor Halle Berry turned 50 in August this year, and to celebrate she’s following her dreams and launching a lingerie line called‘Scandale’.
Legendary Hollywood actor Halle Berry turned 50 in August this year, and to celebrate she’s following her dreams and launching a lingerie line
It was gathered that the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday in Ilorin launched: “Skill Acquisition, Training and Empowerment Programme (STEP)” to empower 40, 000 youths in the state.
Saraki explained that the programme was aimed at empowering the youth in the state.
The president of the senate stressed the need to arrest the increasing unemployment and youth restiveness across the country for meaningful development to take place.
He said the Senate was considering the use of local fabric “Aso-Oke” […]
According to reports, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has launched a National Judiciary Policy (NJP) and also inaugurated the Ethics Standing Committee.
The aim is to provide an oversight over judicial offices and court star, to ensure integrity and independence of the Nigerian judiciary.
The CJN added that and to serve as a legal backing for several multi-faceted strategies and guidelines to be developed by the judiciary to continue to rid the sector of acts that are not […]
According to reports, the Federal Government has flagged off the Rice Anchor Borrowers’ Programme in Imo State, to provide farmers with credit facility made available by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
The programme was launched on Sunday at the Imo State International Conference Centre in Owerri, the state’s capital.
Governor Rochas Okorocha explained that the aim was to provide food and guarantee food security in the country.
He added that the development was also targeted at empowering the teeming unemployed youths and […]
According to reports, the International Finance Corporation, IFC, a member of the World Bank group in collaboration with the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) is facilitating a massive solar energy programme, targeting Small and Medium Scale businesses across the country.
Under the initiative, the Financial Institution with the DFID would deploy off-grid and embedded solar systems in commercial and industrial sectors in Nigeria.
Providing insight into the project, country manager IFC, Eme Essien Lore, at a media briefing in Lagos, […]
A combined team of security personnel trained for a special assignment has been established by the Kogi State government.
The operation tagged ‘Operation Total Freedom’ is an effort introduced by Governor Yahaya Bello’s administration, to ensure a secured environment for the people and investors willing to do business in the state.
The security personnel have been dispatched to their various location in the 21 local government areas of Kogi State in north-central Nigeria.
The Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, Navy Commander […]