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JAMB Cautions Universities Against Illegal Admissions, Insists On CAPS

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has reiterated that only admission through its Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) was valid and not otherwise. The board made this known in a statement by its Head, Public Affairs and Protocol, Dr Fabian Benjamin, on Wednesday in Abuja. While warning universities against issuing illegal admission letters, JAMB also advised candidates not to accept admissions not processed through CAPS. “The attention of the Board has been drawn to illegitimate admissions purported being conducted by some universities, including the University of Abuja. “These universities…

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AA Chairman Promises To Reposition Party Ahead Of 2023 Elections

The National Chairman of Action Alliance (AA), Mr Kenneth Udeze, has promised to reposition the party towards making impact at the 2023 poll. Speaking shortly after the inauguration of the new executives of the party in Abuja on Tuesday, Udeze assured party members that he would deliver on his mandate and responsibilities. Udeze, however, called for peace and unity, to enable the party to make the necessary impacts in future elections. “I promise to do my best to continue to deserve this confidence and trust that you have so resoundingly…

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Police Inspector Killed While Repelling Kidnappers In Zuba, Abuja

A Police Inspector with the Federal Capital Territory Command was fatally injured while repelling multiple attacks by kidnappers in Zuba Axis. The officer, Inspector Ambi John who was leading one of the teams in repelling the attacks sustained gunshot injuries and was rushed to hospital for medical attention. Men of the FCT Police Command, in the wee hours of Tuesday, repelled multiple attacks by suspected kidnappers along Dankusa, Angwan-Zegele-Zuba axis. A joint team of Police Operatives from the Command and Operation Puff Adder combat team, who promptly responded to a…

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CBN Begins Registration Of More OFRs On CRIMS Platform

The CBN has started the registration of “Other Financial Institutions’’ (OFIs) on its Credit Risk Management System (CRIMS) to improve credit risk management. “Other Financial Institutions’’ are Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), Microfinance Banks (MFBs), Primary Mortgage Banks (PMBs) and Finance Companies (FCs) CBN’s Director, Financial Policy and Regulation Department, Kevin Amugo, stated in a circular on Tuesday that with the successful implementation of CRIMS in commercial banks, it was time to accommodate Other Financial Institutions. He stated that the system was designed to improve credit risks in commercial, merchant and…

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SERAP To RMAFC: Pay Judges More, Cut Buhari, Govs, Lawmakers’ Jumbo Allowances

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Engr. Elias Mbam, Chairman, Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to “urgently review upward the remuneration, allowances, and conditions of service for Nigerian judges, and to review downward the remuneration and allowances of high-ranking political office-holders in order to address the persistent poor treatment of judges, and to improve access of victims of corruption to justice.” SERAP also urged him “to send your review and recommendations to the National Assembly for appropriate remedial and legislative action, as provided for by the…

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NAPTIP Engages Stakeholders On Human Trafficking

………………..in Kano The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) said it had sensitised 50 women and men on the menace of human trafficking in Kano. The Director-General of NAPTIP, Mrs Imaan Suleiman-Ibrahim, disclosed this on Saturday in Kano at a programme tagged “NAPTIP: Ensuring a human trafficking free Nation”. The DG, who was represented by Mr Effeh Ekrika, the Director of Administration in the agency, said the sensitisation on the dangers of human trafficking, child abuse and child labour became necessary especially in Kano. “Public enlightenment…

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Gov Bello Explains Kogi’s Strategy In  Handling Security Challenges

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State says his administration has succeeded in providing adequate security in the state by enhancing citizens’ involvement in the fight against insecurity. Represented by the state Deputy Governor Edward Onoja, Bello made this observation at the Annual Lecture/Fellow’s Night 2021 of the Institute of Security and Strategic Studies on Saturday in Abuja. He said that his government, being youth-oriented, had been able to involve young minds in decision making on security issues. He observed that the state was confronted with several security challenges prior to…

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Prince Philip, Queen Of England’s Husband, Dies Aged 99

Britain’s Prince Philip, who was married to Queen Elizabeth II for more than seven decades and the longest-serving consort in British history, died on Friday. He was 99. Buckingham Palace said the prince, who is also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, died in the morning at Windsor Castle. “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh,” the statement said. “The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.”…

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PDP Moves To Reconcile Gov Makinde, Fayose, Others In South West

The National Working Committee (NWC) of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it plans to organise a South West stakeholders meeting towards resolving the crisis in the zone, ahead of its zonal congresses. In a statement issued in Abuja.by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan Ologbondiyan, the party said the NWC had scaled up reconciliation processes in the South West after an extensive meeting. “Consequent upon this, the NWC further resolved that a meeting comprising of the national chairman, deputy national chairman, national secretary, Sen. Bukola Saraki-led reconciliation and strategic…

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IGP Usman Alkali Baba Pledges To Improve On Security, Assumes Duty

…..As Former IGP Mohammed Adamu Retires From Service The Inspector General of Police, Ag. (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba, on Wednesday assumed duty  and pledged to harness human and material resource towards improving on security, safety, law and order in the country. Speaking at a brief handing over ceremony at the Force headquarters in Abuja the new IGP who was appointed by the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Muhammadu Buhari, on 6th April, 2021, “pledged to harness all human and material resources of the Force towards improving security, safety, law…

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