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VC Tasks FG On Health Policies To Enhance Life Expectancy

The Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja, Prof. Michael Adikwu, has called on the Federal Government to implement health policies that would support and increase life expectancy of the aged in the country. Adikwu made the call at an international training programme in Gerontology and Geriatrics on Monday in Abuja. The programme was organised by the Dave Omokaro Africa Institute on Ageing and Development (DOFRIAD), University of Abuja. According to him, government healthcare intervention for the aged will reduce poverty, dependency on the family of the older persons and allay their…

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Tribunal Dismisses Atiku’s Request To Access INEC Server

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed an application by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, requesting permission to have access to the central server said to have been used by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the conduct of the February 23 poll. The Justice Mohammed Garba-led bench of five judges, in a unanimous ruling, upheld the separation objections by the three respondents to the petitioners’ application. The three respondents are INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the All Progressives Congress. Dismissing the…

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Police Denies Engaging Ace Of Spades As Consultant

…..Say ‘We’ve No Plan To Launch Police Background Check With AOS!’ Police authorities have denied having working relationship with a consulting firm known as Ae of Spades to launch Police background checks on individuals and legal entity, both foreign and domestic. In a statement, the Police spokesman, DCP Frank Mba said: “The attention of the Nigeria Police Force has been drawn to a publication in some sections of the media credited to one Ace of Spades Consult Nigeria Limited, stating that ‘‘individuals and legal entity (both foreign and domestic) will…

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SERAP Sues CCB Over ‘Claim On Privacy Of Presidents, Govs Asset Declarations

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit in the Federal High Court, Lagos against the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) over the CCB’s claim that it could not disclose details of asset declarations submitted to it by successive presidents and state governors since 1999 because doing so “would offend the right to privacy of presidents and state governors.” The CCB had last week refused a Freedom of Information request by SERAP, stating that: “Asset declaration form is private information.” But in the suit number FHC/L/CS/1019/2019 filed last…

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FRSC To Clampdown On Motor Cycles, Tricycles Without Number Plates

…..From August 1st The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has directed a nationwide clampdown on motorcycles and tricycles without number plates with effect from August 1st 2019,  as  it has become difficult to identify such category of vehicles when used to commit traffic and criminal offences. In a statement issued by Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Education Officer, this development has become imperative following the Corps’ renewed commitment to ensuring security of lives and properties of the citizens, by controlling and reducing the rate of crime. Motorcycles…

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NNPC: Why Buhari Dropped Baru As GMD For Kyari

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Thursday explained why President Muhammadu Buhari relieved the present Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru of the responsibility. The corporation in a statement that the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu issued in Abuja on Friday said that Baru is due for statutorily retire on July 7, 2019, on the ground of attainment of 60 years retirement age. According to the statement, “A follow-up release on the new appointments by the NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public…

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FRSC: For Drivers Licence Renewal, Use Bypass Capture Scheme

The Federal Road Safety Corps has once again intimated the general public especially applicants flooding FRSC Drivers’ Licence Centres for the renewal of their drivers licence to desist from doing so. Instead, they should use the Bypass capture scheme of the process. In a release by Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Education Officer FRSC, he said FRSC introduced the Bypass Capture functionality on the National Drivers License (NDL) to improve the ease of obtaining the license and save applicants time on waiting for capture.  According to Kazeem, an applicant for Bypass…

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Buratai Blames Loses To Boko Haram On Officers Low Morale

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has attributed the latest round of operational setbacks in the fight by the Nigerian Army against the Boko Haram sect to sabotage, low morale and lack of commitment on the part of officers. According to him, there is evidence of insufficient willingness and commitment by commanders to perform assigned tasks.0 Speaking in Abuja on Tuesday while opening a transformational leadership workshop organised by the military for its middle cadre officers Buratai said the Boko Haram terrorists and Islamic State in West…

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Sanwo-Olu Charges Liason Staff In Abuja To Reflect Spirit Of Lagos

…Visits The State Liaison Office  Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday charged LagosLiason Office staff to reflect the spirit of Lagos and be law abiding as they live peacefully in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of the Lagos House which has the staff of the State liaison office in Abuja, Mr Sanwo-Olu urged Lagos citizens to be good ambassadors of the State. He said, “I can only wish our people that reside in Abuja well, Nigeria is big for all of us….

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CAN Re-Elects Rev Supo Ayokunle As President

The President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention (NBC), Supo Ayokunle, has been re-elected President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). The result was announced on Tuesday, 18th June, by Matthew Kukah, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, at the Ecumenical Centre, Abuja. Mr Ayokunle got 59 votes to defeat the runner up, Caleb Solomon-Ahima, president, Fellowship of Christian Churches in Nigeria (TEKAN), who got 44 votes. Congratulations to Rev. Supo Ayokunle, the Baptist family and the body of Christ in Nigeria.

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