Dasuki withdraws application protesting his trial

FILE PHOTO: Sambo Dasuki arriving the court premises Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.), a former National Security Adviser (NSA), on Thursday, appeared in a Federal High Court, Abuja, for his trial on charges of money laundering and illegal possession of firearms instituted against him by the Office of the Attorney-General of…

Drug abuse: NDLEA unveils anti-drug ambassador

NDLEA The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday unveiled its anti-drug ambassador, Miss Ugochi Onuoha. It said the development was aimed at providing measures to curb the menace of drug abuse among youths in the country. The agency’s Chairman, Col. Muhammad Abdallah (Rtd) said at the unveiling ceremony…

Bolatito Akande named FUOYE new Bursar

The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), says it has officially appointed Mrs Bolatito Akande as its substantive Bursar. The Deputy Director, Corporate Services, Mr Adeyinka Ademuyiwa, made the disclosure on Thursday, in Oye-Ekiti. He said that the governing council of the university approved Akande’s appointment during its statutory meeting held on…

500,000 Kano out-of-school children enrolled

FILE PHOTO: Out-of-school children The Kano State Commissioner for Education, Muhammad Sanusi-Kiru, says over 500,000 out-of-school children in the state are now back to school, as the state’s school enrolment level increases tremendously. Sanusi-Kiru disclosed this to newsmen in Kano on Thursday, ahead of the maiden International Day of Education…

Nasarawa Utd to get new Technical Adviser

Mr Uthman Adam. Nasarawa State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development. The Nasarawa State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Mr Uthman Adam, says the state-owned football club, Nasarawa United, will soon get a new technical adviser. Adam disclosed this on Thursday in Ilorin. He said the ministry is aware…

Dino Melaye Advises Judiciary: Be Born Again

Dino Melaye: Photo: Instagram Member of Nigeria’s red chamber, Senator Dino Melaye has criticised the judicial system of the country, mocking its ‘inconsistencies’. Melaye shared his comment on his Instagram page, he wrote; “It is the judicial inconsistencies of the supreme court that gave birth to judicial acrobatism that resulted…

Coronavirus: FAAN takes steps to prevent infiltration

Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. Following an outbreak of Coronavirus in China, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says steps are being taken to checkmate its possible infiltration into the country through passengers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. This is coming as the World Health…