NYSC gets New Director-General, as Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim bows out 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Padah as the 19th Director-General of National Youth Service Corps NYSC.   Brig General M.K Padah succeeded Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim who today Wednesday 18th May,2022 exited the scheme as Eighteenth NYSC DG after the expiration of his tenure.   The hand over ceremony which was held today at the NYSC National Directorate Headquarters,Abuja had the presence of top government functionaries and relevant stakeholders of the scheme.   Brigadier-General from Yobe State, took over from the 18th director-general,…

DEI DEI UNREST : We are on top of the situation – FCT Police …. Say eagle eye monitoring, surveillance continues amidst discrete investigation. 

Following the outbreak of a civil unrest at Building Material market , Dei Dei area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) at about 11:30 am today 18th of May 2022, FCT Police Command has said comprehensive deployment of tactical and intelligence assets of the Command led by the Commissioner of Police CP Babaji Sunday was drifted swiftly to the scene to ensure that the unrest is being nipped in the board and managed, forestalling the destruction of private and government infrastructures, loss of lives and properties and to restore normalcy…

Niger Gov lauds Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited

The Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has commended the Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited for the tremendous role it is playing in the pursue of excellence and professionalism in the power and energy sector.   The Governor disclosed this at the official presentation of three International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Certificates to Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited held at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.   Governor Sani Bello who was represented by Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane further revealed that Mainstream Energy, the operator of Kainji and…

Gov Sani Bello swears in 7 new Commissioners

Niger State Governor ,Abubakar Sani Bello has sworn-in seven new Commissioners in the state with a call on them to see their appointments as opportunities to serve the state.   The Governor, who presided over the brief occasion at Government House, Minna, reminded the new State Executive Council members that they were joining the cabinet at a critical period that the administration is winding up but that there are challenges, hence they should distinguish themselves through quality services expected from them.   He said, considering their wealth of experiences, he…

NiDCOM, FMBN set to launch Diaspora Housing Scheme 

A comprehensive Diaspora Housing Mortgage Scheme is set to be inaugurated.   Hon (Dr) Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), stated this when she visited the Management and Staff of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) in Abuja. This was coming after both agencies have concluded the final stages of the Diaspora Housing Mortgage Policy.   Dr Dabiri-Erewa, maintained that Nigeria, being the highest diaspora- remitting country in sub-saharan Africa with over 19 billion dollars in 2021, according to the World Bank, assisting them own houses of…

Seplat targets 5m Trees yearly to reduce Carbon Emission

The Chief Executive Officer, Seplat Energy, Mr. Roger Johnson has said the energy company will plant 5 million trees yearly to reduce carbon emission and produce cleaner energy.   Roger stated this while speaking at the launch of Seplat Tree4Life Launch in Abuja ,he said Nigeria needed lots of energy and job opportunities considering her population and as such must ensure energy accessibility and affordability.   Roger noted that with Seplat aim of carbon emissions reduction, energy poverty must be eradicated poverty in Nigeria and this is what Seplat aim…