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Boko Haram: I hardly sleep over kidnap of corp memeber – NYSC Boss

Mukaila Ola The Borno State Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Alhaji Rabiu Aminu decried that he hardly sleep since he received the sad report of abduction of a serving corp member by Boko Haram. The letter sent by Living Faith Church Maiduguri to informed the NYSC management indicated that Master

FRSC Board appoints four, promotes 30 others

Nosa Enobhayisobo  In its determination for greater performance and optimal productivity, the Board of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has approved the appointment of four Assistant Corps Marshals (ACM) to the rank of Deputy Corps Marshals (DCM). The Board also promoted 14 Corps Commanders (CC) to Assistant Corps Marshals (ACM) and

Law permits FRSC to bear arms, says SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, has said that Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) personnel are entitled to bear arms and ammunition in the course of carrying out their duties Mustapha said this at the inauguration of 74 newly acquired FRSC operational vehicles and three ambulances

Supreme Court affirms recall of 181 sacked NSCDC workers

The Supreme Court has affirmed the decision of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which recalled 181 sacked personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps. Delivering judgment on Monday, the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Mahammad, struck out the appeal filed by the corps challenging the decision of

Buhari appoints new Controller General, Federal Fire Service

President Muhammad Buhari has appointed a new Acting Comptroller General (CG) of the Federal Fire Service (FFF) . He is Liman AIhaji Ibrahim. The FFF Public Relations Officer, Anani Danlami confirmed the development to The Nation, on Friday. Before his appointment, Ibrahim was the Assistant Comptroller General in charge of Policy, Regulatory

Customs detain four officers over killing of man in Ogun

The Nigeria Customs Service has detained four of its officers  involved in in the killing of one Godwin Onoja on Sunday in Ogun state. It also stated that a panel set up to investigate the killing could not conclude its investigation because the officer, who accidentally shot Onoja, Destiny Onebamho, was

Baga Attack: NEMA commences distribution of relief materials to IDPs

Mukaila Ola  The  National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commenced distribution of relief materials to fleeing residents of Baga. Baga few days ago came under the attack of Boko Haram Terrorists , leading to residents of the town fleeing to Maiduguri, Monguno in Borno State and neighbouring countries. It is believed that over

Customs generates 1.2trn revenue in 2018

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigeria Customs service (NCS) has  generated the sum of N1,202,271,240,478.30 trillion revenue for the year 2018. The Customs’ Public Relations Officer, Deputy Comptroller, Joseph Attah dusclosed in a statement on Friday. He explained that the revenue generated in 2018 was N164.8 billion higher than the 2017 collection which was N1,03