I forgive my accusers – Minister

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar-Faruk, says she has forgiven those who accused her of hiding COVID-19 palliatives...

3rd Mainland Bridge: FRSC warns motorists flouting traffic rules on diversion

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Lagos has warned motorists against flouting traffic rules on diversion at Adeniji inward Iyana Oworo on the...

Buhari inaugurates NPF Pensions House, reiterates commitment to welfare of Police Officers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated the multi-billion naira NPF Pensions House, Abuja, with an assurance that his administration would continue to support...
PenCom begins verification of FG's prospective retirees in Rivers, Bayelsa

PenCom urges RSA holders to participate in Data Recapture Exercise

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has appealed to all active Retirement Savings Account (RSA) holders and retirees to cooperate with agents that would be...

Centre mulls welfare, insurance scheme for journalists

The Vision Centre for Communication and Development Advocacy (VCCDA), has embarked on awareness creation to mobilise support for the revival of improved welfare package...
PenCom allays fear over management of N8.67trn pension fund

Experts advocate free healthcare, enhanced benefits for pensioners

Some pension experts have advocated the provision of free medical healthcare services and payment of enhanced benefits to eligible pensioners in the country.Dr. Musa...

Air Peace begins regular commercial flights to Johannesburg soon

The Air Peace says it will soon begin regular commercial flight operations from its Lagos hub to Johannesburg, South Africa.The airline Spokesperson, Mr Stanley...

Vardy header gives Leicester City first win at Arsenal in 47 years

Leicester City won at Arsenal for the first time in 47 years on Sunday.Substitute Jamie Vardy’s late close range header was enough to secure...

Ronaldinho tests positive for COVID-19

Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho said on Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and was self-isolating.The ex-FC Barcelona and Paris St-Germain (PSG) player...

Iheanacho shines as Leicester City beat Zorya Luhansk 3-0 in Europa League opener

Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho was among the scorers on Thursday as Leicester made the perfect start to their Europa League campaign after a...

Liverpool ride luck as own goal secures win at Ajax

Liverpool beat Ajax Amsterdam 1-0 away with a fortunate own goal in their UEFA Champions League group stage opener on Wednesday.They rode their luck...

Of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun and Governance Pace

There is a reason intellectuals avoid sweeping generalizations, prefacing their submissions with checks such as ‘perhaps.’ As people who mean to be taken seriously,...
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FG feeding about 300,000 pupils in Zamfara – Minister

A total of 282,529 pupils are currently being fed under the Home Grown School Feeding Programme in Zamfara, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management...

Varsities in Rivers postpone examinations

The curfew imposed on Port Harcourt and its environs has compelled the Rivers State University and the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education to...
I will celebrate my 60th birthday with the physically challenged — Okowa

#ENDSARS: Okowa imposes 48-hour curfew, shut schools till Nov. 2

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday imposed a 48-hour curfew in the state following Wednesday night’s arson and destruction of government property in...

Curfew: NECO reschedules Oct. 22, 23, 24 examinations till November

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has rescheduled its examinations scheduled for Oct. 22, 23 and 24 to November, owing to insecurity and curfew imposed...
Picketing: Ngige, neighbour mull legal action against NLC

FG to set up 5-man committee on complaints on IPPIS by unions

The Federal Government says it will set up a five man committee to holistically study the complaints on the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System...