Nigerian Police release list of successful applicants for 2019 recruitment

The Nigerian Police Force has reportedly released the list of successful candidates and applicants in the 2019 recruitment exercise. The Federal Capital Territory Police Command on Friday informed all candidates who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force to check their names at their respective Local Government Area Councils. This development is contained in a statement issued on Friday…

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Building materials prices skyrocket in Enugu: Reports

The prices of some building materials have increased in Enugu, South East Nigeria reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). NAN reports that the recorded increases were due to hike in road transportation fare and the attendant bad roads. A survey conducted by the agency to some markets in Enugu metropolis on Saturday showed that there was an increase of…

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DSS warns against fake recruitment rumours

DSS warns against fake recruitment rumour

The Department of State Services (DSS), has warned Nigerians to beware of the false advertisement trending on the social media that the service is recruiting, urging them to treat it as a scam by fraudsters to swindle unsuspecting members of the public, particularly job applicants. The recruitment exercise, ‘SSS is recruiting nationwide. Requirements’, which has been trending since last week,…

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We ‘ll turn new corps members into employers of labour, NYSC DG says

Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brid-Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has promised to adopt schemes that would make the new corps members employers of labour at the end of their one-year compulsory service.

As prospective corps members resume camping next week, the Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brid-Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has promised to adopt schemes that would make the new corps members employers of labour at the end of their one-year compulsory service. Speaking while declaring open a training workshop organised by the Desk Officers in Abuja, the NYSC also declined…

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Ebonyi APC chieftain begs Buhari to sustain N-Power scheme

Ebonyi APC chieftain begs Buhari to sustain N-Power scheme

Mr Nnanna Okoroafor, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Administration to sustain the present N-Power social investment programme. Okoroafor, a former desk Officer for Ebonyi N-Power scheme who lauded the achievements of the scheme made the call at a news conference in Abakaliki on Tuesday. He said that no…

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Serena Williams becomes world’s richest woman athlete

Serena Williams becomes world's richest woman athlete

U.S. tennis star Serena Williams has made history as the first athlete to make Forbes’ list of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women. According to the publication, the 23-time Grand Slam champion made the list as a result of her estimated fortune of $224m (£177m). The majority of William’s fortune has been made as a result of her “brain and brand…

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China lodges solemn protest with US over Huawei ban

China lodges solemn protest with US over Huawei ban

China has lodged “solemn representations” with the United States after it escalated a trade war between the two countries by placing Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei on a blacklist for US suppliers. No further trade talks between top Chinese and US negotiators have been scheduled since the last round ended in a stalemate on May 10, the same day US President Donald Trump sharply increased tariffs…

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Unregistered SIM cards dealers fraudulent, risky, NCC warns

Unregistered SIM cards dealers fraudulent, risky, NCC warns

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) on Tuesday lamented that in spite of enlightenment efforts, some customers still deal in unregistered SIM cards. Mr Sunday Dare, Executive Commissioner, Stakeholder Management, NCC, said during a North East regional sensitisation workshop in Gombe that Nigerians must appreciate the dangers associated with fraudulently activated SIM cards. “As we all know,the objective of subscribers’ registration…

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FG appoints Rabiu Yadudu as new FAAN MD

FG appoints Rabiu Yadudu as new FAAN MD

The Federal Government on Monday appointed Captain Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu as the new Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). Yadudu until the recent appointment was the Director of Operations, FAAN. and a pilot with considerable industrial experience. He replaces Saleh Dunoma, who had spent over three decades in the airport authority before he was appointed many…

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Loom Money is a scam, SEC Warns Against New Ponzi Scheme

Loom Money is a scam, SEC Warns Against New Ponzi Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has warned Nigerians over the activities of some online fraudsters, who are running an investment scheme, tagged ‘Loom Money Nigeria’. Loom Money Nigeria is taking over social media by luring young people to participate in a pyramid scheme. Represented at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, acting Director-General of SEC, Ms Mary Uduk, gave…

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