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Media Expert Calls For Professional Aggression, Proactivity In Journalism Practice

The Chief Executive Officer, International Society of Media in Public Health, Mrs Moji Makanjuola, has urged journalists covering the health beat to be more aggressive, professional and proactive in their work. “Many people can read and write, but not all of them are journalists nor do they have the news nose and analytics that we have for news and its impact,’’ she said to underscore the need for journalists to be professional. Makanjuola made the assertions in a presentation at a-three day COVID-19 reportage assessment meeting held at Goshen, Nasarawa…

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After jumping bail, EFCC produces fugitive ex-pension boss Maina in court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Friday, produced the former Chairman, the defunct Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abulrasheed Maina, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, to stand his trial. Maina who is being prosecuted by the EFCC on N2 billion money laundering charges had jumped bail and fled to Republic of Niger. He was extradited to Nigeria on Thursday about two weeks after the court revoked his bail, ordered his arrest and directed that his trial would proceed in his absence pending when security agencies would be…

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Army Engages Religious Leaders On Insurgency Fight

The Nigerian Army says it will reinforce the role of religious leaders in the ongoing campaign against insurgency in the North East. In a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, said the Chaplain and Islamic Directorates of the Nigerian Army commenced effort to reinforce the campaign in 2019 when it organised the first edition of Spiritual Warfare seminar to engage religious/spiritual leaders from across the country. He said the second edition of the seminar has been slated to hold on Thursday in…

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TCN Boss: Collapsed Electricity Grid Restored Within 40 Minutes

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has restored the collapsed electricity grid system across the country. The Acting Managing Director of TCN, Mr Sule Abdulaziz, made this known while addressing newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday. Abdulaziz said the system which collapsed on Sunday evening was restored within 40 minutes of the incident. He explained that the company immediately went into action and stabilised the system in Abuja, before other parts of the country. According to him, there is nothing strange but it is normal for a system to…

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Interpol Warns That Criminals May Target COVID-19 Vaccines

The Interpol global police co-ordination agency on Wednesday warned that organised criminal networks could be targeting COVID-19 vaccines, and could look to sell fake shots. Interpol, with headquarters in France, said it had issued a global alert to law enforcement agencies across its 194 member countries. This was to alert them to prepare for organised crime networks targeting COVID-19 vaccines, both physically and online. “As governments are preparing to roll out vaccines, criminal organisations are planning to infiltrate or disrupt supply chains. “Criminal networks will also be targeting unsuspecting members…

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Police: Niger Republic To Extradite Abdulrashid Maina To Nigeria Soon

…….As NPF-Interpol Operatives Arrest The Former Pension Boss In Niger Republic Following the arrest of former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrashid Abdullahi Maina in Niamey, Niger Republic, the Nigeria Police Force is perfecting extradition processes of the fugitive to Nigeria to enable him face trial in pending criminal proceedings against him. In a statement Force spokesperson, DCP Frank Mba said: “Abdulrashid Maina, who was declared wanted by a court of competent jurisdiction, was arrested last night, 30th November, 2020 through the collaborative efforts of the operatives of…

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Intelligence Operatives Nab Ex-Pension Boss, Maina, In Niger Republic

Operatives of intelligence service in a collaboration with men of anti-corruption agency in Nigeria on Monday evening, arrested Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, in Niger Republic. A top intelligence officer said that the arrest was made possible due to an existing mutual relationship and security agreement between the two neighbouring countries. Maina, a former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), is facing a 12-count money laundering charge levelled against him and a firm by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The EFCC alleged that Maina, as Chairman of the…

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NYSC Says No Rising Cases Of COVID-19 In Orientation Camps

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has refuted media reports that there had been rising cases of  COVID-19 in its orientation camps, saying that no corps member had tested positive in any of the 37 orientation camps of the scheme across the country. ” The attention of management has been drawn to the write-up with the caption: ‘ Why the Rising Cases of Covid-19 in NYSC Camps’ trending on the new and traditional media,”Mrs Adenike Adeyemi Director, Press and Public Relations of the scheme, said in a statement on Sunday…

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FRSC To Introduce NIN Information For Vehicle Registration, Licence -Oyeyemi

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, has said that the corps will introduce the National Identity Number (NIN) information by first quarter of 2021 for vehicles registration. Oyeyemi revealed this when he featured on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja on Friday. The corps marshall said that the essence of the NIN was to enhance road safety through the use of technology. He also said that from December, drivers licence would no longer be issued without the NIN information. “I must commend…

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CBN Gov Emefiele Projects Exit From Recession Q1 2021

The Governor of Central Bank, Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Friday expressed optimism that Nigeria could emerge from recession by the first quarter of 2021. He also projected a GDP growth of 2.0 percent in 2021. Emefiele spoke at the 55th Annual Bankers Dinner organised by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the first ever blended bankers dinner where participants joined both physically and virtually, was powered by CBN, all Nigerian Banks and Nigeria Deposit Insurance Commission. The event…

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