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FG stops levy paid by Nigerians with dual citizenship at airports

FG stops levy paid by Nigerians with dual citizenship at airports

The Federal Government has directed the Nigeria Immigration Service, to with immediate effect, put an end to the payment of fines by Nigerians holding dual citizenship at the nation’s International Airports. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, stated this in a statement issued by Dr Mohammed Umar, Permanent Secretary of the ministry, […] …

Man United to be without five players for Wolves match

Man United to be without five players for Wolves match

Manchester United will be missing five players for Saturday’s Premier League home game against Wolverhampton Wanderers, with Diogo Dalot to be rested, Marcos Rojo and Ander Herrera not fully fit and Nemanja Matic and Marcus Rashford suspended. Dalot, who was signed from Porto in the closed season, impressed on his United debut in their 3-0 […] …

FG secures Senator Nwaoboshi’s arrest warrant

FG secures Senator Nwaoboshi’s arrest warrant

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has secured a warrant of arrest against embattled Delta senator, Peter Nwaoboshi, for alleged conspiracy, diversion of public funds and official corruption. A Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, issued the warrant dated September 18 and signed by Akanni Olaide, the Chief District Judge […] …

Bank robbery: Police confirms two dead, scores injured in Ekiti

Bank robbery: Police confirms two dead, scores injured in Ekiti

A bank robbery that occurred in Igede Ekiti, headquarters of Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area area of Ekiti State, late on Wednesday claimed two lives, while others sustained varying degrees of injury. The incident was confirmed on Thursday by the State Police Command. News Agency of Nigeria reports that those who died during the robbery that occurred […] …

Police file exam malpractice charge against Adeleke 

Police file exam malpractice charge against Adeleke 

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The police have directed the People’s Democratic Party aspirant in Saturday Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to report to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, immediately for arraignment for examination malpractice, criminal conspiracy, and impersonation. Adeleke was asked to report to the Special Investigation Panel alongside one Sikiru Adeleke, the Principal of Ojo-Aro […] …

WAEC confirms Adeleke sat for 1981 exams, shows candidate had F9 in English

WAEC confirms Adeleke sat for 1981 exams, shows candidate had F9 in English

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The West African Examinations Council has confirmed before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Bwari, Abuja that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the governorship election scheduled to hold on Saturday in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, sat for its examination in 1981. WAEC stated this in a […] …

FG approves mandatory use of national ID number from Jan 1, 2019

FG approves mandatory use of national ID number from Jan 1, 2019

The Federal Government has approved the mandatory use of the national identity number beginning January 1, 2019. The National Identity Management Commission made this known on Wednesday in a statement signed by its Head, Corporate Communications, Loveday Ogbonna. READ ALSO: Kemi Adeosun shot in the foot The statement revealed that the “Federal Executive Council has approved the […] …

[ICYMI] House of Reps: APC members protest James Faleke’s re-election bid

[ICYMI] House of Reps: APC members protest James Faleke’s re-election bid

Some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ikeja Federal Constituency, Lagos State, on Monday staged a peaceful protest against the re-election bid of Rep. James Faleke. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Faleke, member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives is positioning himself for re-election in 2019 elections. The […] …

Primary: Lagos APC picks Salvador, Pedro, five others to screen aspirants

Primary: Lagos APC picks Salvador, Pedro, five others to screen aspirants

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has set up a seven-man committee to screen aspirants for the October 4 state assembly primary. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the state Chairman of the party, Alhaji Tunde Balogun, inaugurated the committee on Tuesday at the ACME road secretariat of the party. READ […] …

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