Sat. Nov 26th, 2022

Day: September 22, 2022

A recent disclosure by the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, Bolaji Owasanoye, that an ex-military chief stole N4 billion from the military budget highlight the continued theft in the security sector and its devastating impact on the country. Owasanoye alleged that the ex-general deposited the stolen funds in the


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The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one 45-year-old Emmanuel Aloko for impersonating the police for two years. The State Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, disclosed this in a tweet on Thursday, adding that the culprit would immediately be arraigned. He wrote, “45-year old Emmanuel Aloko has been impersonating as a


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A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Sani Umar, has said the call for the removal of the party’s chairman, Iyorchia Ayu, is ill-timed, with the 2023 general election just around the corner. Umar said this while speaking with Channels TV’s Seun Okinbaloye on Politics Today on Thursday evening, monitored by our correspondent. He said


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• as NNPCL launches app • says govt spending on pipelines surveillance contract • says criminals involved in illegal refineries responsible for 25% stolen crude  The Federal Government is making concerted efforts in addressing oil theft including spending enormous resources on pipeline surveillance security through the regular Armed Forces budgetary spending, the Attorney-General of the


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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila; and Deputy Speaker, Ahmed Wase, on Thursday, led chairmen of relevant committees to a meeting over the lingering crisis between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Government representatives at the meeting were the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folashade Yemi-Esan;


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The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, said he was pained by current happenings in Osun State as far as development issues are concerned. One of such developments according to Aregbesola was the poor state of education in the state. Aregbesola stated this as he bagged Life Time Achievement Award from the National Parent Teacher Association


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The Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team has advised users of the videotelephony platform, Zoom, to install the latest update of the software from its publisher’s official website following the discovery of vulnerabilities that allows a remote attacker to exploit the app. According to the Director, Public Affairs of the NCC, Reuben Muoka,


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A chieftain of the Labour Party, Professor Pat Utomi, said late Monday that the structures built by the ruling All Progressives Congress and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party were for vote mobilisation and vote rigging. In an Arise TV Prime Time interview on Monday night monitored by our correspondent in Lagos, Utomi said the Labour


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Stakeholders including a major cable television firm in the country, MultiChoice Nigeria, have told the Senate that the pay-per-view model being canvassed by the Senate as against the current monthly billing, is not workable. They stated this at a one-day public hearing organised by the Senate Ad hoc Committee investigating Pay-tv hikes and demand for


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Officials of the Department of State Service, on Thursday, in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, allegedly denied human rights activist and presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, Mr Omoyele Sowore, access to detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, despite granting him a formal invitation. Sowore was listed among those expected


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