Who becomes Nigeria’s new IGP after Adamu

By Emmanuel Copi Iriogbe, Abuja. The current administration under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused in several quarters of not adhering to the principle of federal charracter in his appointment of public officers since he came to power in 2015. Many instances abound in the country where most appointments are skewed in favour of peopm from his north geo-political zone at the detriment of the south. ADVERTISEMENT A cursory look at top management officials in the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation ,NNPC,throws up what many allude to as…

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Laycon wins the 2020 Big Brother Naija reality show

Laycon has been announced as the winner of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Reality show, with Dorathy as the first runner-up. As the winner of the show, he goes home with N30 million cash prize; a two-bedroom apartment courtesy Revolution Plus; a top of the range SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors, and other gifts which make up his winning to N85m. Laycon is now the 4th male housemate to win the reality show after Katung Aduwak, Michael Efe Ejeba and Miracle Igbokwe.

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Environmental Sanitation: 19 Sentenced in Lafia

By Takuruku Emmanuel, Lafia A mobile court sitting in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital, on Saturday sentenced 19 persons for flauting environmental sanitation Law of the state. The Chief Prosecution Officer, Alhaji Abubakar Mohammed disclosed this while briefing newsmen shortly after the monthly sanitation exercise on Saturday, said the offenders were apprended by the state taskforce during enforcement of the sanitation exercise. He said the state goverment would continue to adopt stringent measures to ensure enforcement of the state Environmental Sanitation Laws inview of the incresing cases of flooding in…

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Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano Road: Unravelling The FACTS.

In the last few weeks, Nigerians and industry experts have become dumbfounded and taken aback by the charge of ‘slow pace of work’ levelled by the House of Representatives Works Committee chairman, Hon. Abubakar Bichi, against Julius Berger, a company reputed essentially for its consistent history of successful project delivery. At the public hearing conducted by the Works Committee of the House of Representatives in Abuja, and in response to the Committee chairman, Hon. Abubakar Bichi’s charge of ‘slow pace of work’, the Managing Director of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc,…

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Gov. Sule to create Media Village for Journalist.

By Takuruku Emmanuel, Lafia. Governor of Nasarawa State, Alhaji Abdullahi Sule said that his administration would create a media village for practicing Journalists in the State. He stated this Friday, in response to some miraids of requests put to him by the National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Comrade Chris Isiguzo, when he led North Central Zonal Offficials of NUJ, on a courtesy visit on Nasarawa state governor, Abdullahi at the Government House, Lafia, the state capital. According to him, the state was endowed with large land…

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JULIUS BERGER AFP CREATES INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL FURNITURE SHOWROOM FOR CUSTOMERS

The head of Media Relations for the Julius Berger Nigeria Plc Group, Prince Moses Duku, disclosed this development to newsmen in a telephone conference on Tuesday from Abuja. The AFP, he said, invites all its customers to visit its state-of-the-art virtual showrooms to discover and experience an unrivalled display of furniture and interior solutions. The showrooms feature fully- operational kitchens equipped with top-end appliances, modern relaxation lounges, refined executive offices, impressive fine dining table settings, lavish bathroom vanity units and cozy bedroom solutions. AFP now display its portfolio in a…

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FOR JULIUS BERGER, THERE IS NO CHALLENGE THAT HAS BEEN TOO BIG, AND NO JOB TOO COMPLEX

*Says JBN Chairman Mutiu Sunmonu as the company celebrates 50th anniversary as a Nigerian registered business concern The Chairman of Nigeria’s leading engineering construction company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc and its Managing Director Mr Mutiu Sunmonu and Engr. Dr. Lars Richter respectively, has in a joint video that has gone viral, celebrated the nation’s most iconic engineering brand as the company marks its golden jubilee as a Nigerian registered business corporation. The year 2020 marks the 50th Anniversary since Julius Berger’s incorporation as a Nigerian company. According to Sunmonu, while…

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Lagos Primary Schools won’t reopen on September 21 – Lagos State govt

Primary schools in Lagos State will not resume on September 21, the state government said on Thursday, as it adopts phase re-opening of schools. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu had said recently that primary and secondary schools in Lagos State would resume on September 21, but said the date would be tentative. Special Adviser on Education to the Governor, Tokunbo Wahab, in an interview on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily, said even though it was announced that schools would reopen on September 21, it would be done in phases. “Primary school…

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AIG Aisha Abubakar seeks NAWOJ partnership on Women Empowerment

By Emmanuel Copi Iriogbe, Abuja *commends IGP for being gender sensitive. An Assistant Inspector General of Police, Dr Aisha Abubakar, has called for more formidable force amongst women towards effective participation in governance. This according to her is to engender massive contributions from the womenfolks in contributing their quotas to national development. Dr Aisha Abubakar who is currently the most senior serving female police officer in the country made the call during a courtesy visit by the executive members of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, of the Nigeria Association of…

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OPINION: Edo Poll: Obaseki will carry the Day.

By Dr. Chryss Okonofua ——————————- On September 19th 2020, Edo State will be conducting its gubernatorial elections into the exalted office of Executive Governor, for who the salutary appellation “Your Excellency” is attached. It is debatable whether any Nigerian politician is excellent in character and content, an argument better left for your conscience. Edo state is called the “Heart Beat” of the nation. It is not for nothing that it is so called. It is straddled between the West and the East and perched on the major highway from the…

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