Friday Sermon : A Successful And Blissful Marriage By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate   All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of all creation—may He extol the Messenger in the highest company of Angels and send His peace and blessings upon him—likewise upon his family, Companions, and true followers.   Dear brothers and sisters! Love, friendship, tranquility, harmony, and, most importantly, trust are the foundations of a good Muslim marriage. In Islam, when a man and a woman marry, they vow to each other that they would love and respect the…

NCC EVC,Danbatta becomes EFCC’s Ambassador

In recognition of his effort toward entrenching a culture of anti-corruption in the communications industry, the Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has received an ambassadorial badge from the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa.   Bawa presented the badge to Danbatta yesterday in Abuja when the latter paid a courtesy visit to his office to deepen the synergy between the two agencies.   The NCC, under the leadership of Prof. Danbatta has…

Osun govt installs Famodun new Owa of Igbajo … We ‘re confident of your pedigree – Oyetola

The Osun State Government on Thursday installed Prince Adegboyega Famodun, as the new Owa of Igbajo, in Boluwaduro Local Government Area of the State.   Until his unanimous selection and appointment by the kingship authority, Famodun was the State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Recall that the State Executive Council at its meeting last Monday ratified the selection of Oba Adegboyega Famodun by the kingmakers from Igbajo and he was subsequently installed on Tuesday morning after undergoing all the traditional rites associated with the stool.   The installation…

I’ll address issues, policies hindering commerce, enterprise in South East, Says Tinubu

All Progressives Congress Presidential Candidate Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has promised to address all issues and policies limiting development in the South East if he becomes Nigeria’s president.   Tinubu said this while speaking at the APC presidential campaign rally in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State on Thursday.   The APC candidate commended Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi for his excellent performance in lifting the state.   “I commend Governor Umahi for lifting up Ebonyi and for his developmental projects, some of which I commissioned yesterday (Wednesday) and his transformational and impactful…

Sustain harmonious relationship with critical stakeholders,Acting DG charges NYSC Public Relations Officers,Others

The Acting Director-General, National Youth Service Corps NYSC,Mrs Christy Uba has urged Staff of the Press And Public Relations, Protocol And FOIA Desk Unit whom she described as reputation managers to step up efforts at sustaining harmonious relationship with critical stakeholders of the scheme.   Uba gave this charge Thursday at opening ceremony of the 2022 NYSC Press and Public Relations, Protocol and FOIA Officers’ Training Workshop in Abuja. She said the workshop was in furtherance of NYSC Management’s commitment to building the capacity of Staff for higher productivity.  …

FHA Hands Down Warning To Land Grabbers

The Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority FHA, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has warned land grabbers and encroachers on its lands to prepare for a showdown.   Senator Ashafa handed down the warning while on inspection of Federal Housing Authority FHA estate, extension site in Lugbe, Abuja on Thursday along with the Minsiter of state, Works and Housing, Alhaji Umar El-Yakubu.   The FHA Managing Director said the 190 hectares of land had been reduced to 160 hectares by encroachers, saying the community will be compensated as at when due before final…

Lawan tasks government to invest more in public schools …..   Advocates government support for private schools

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has appealed to government at all levels in the country to invest a lot more in public schools.   Lawan made the appeal in Abuja on Thursday in his opening remarks at the Grand Finale of the 7th edition of National Quiz Competition on the Legislature and Democracy for Senior Secondary Schools in Nigeria. The event which involved both public and private schools across 30 states and the Federal Capital Territory was organised by the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies( NILDS).…

JUST IN: Appeal court affirmes Binani APC guber candidate in Adamawa

An Appeal Court sitting in Yola, Adamawa State capital, has declared Senator Aishatu Dahiru Binani as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Adamawa State.   The court presided over by Justice Tanko Yusuf Hassan set aside the judgement of a Federal High Court which nullified the governorship primary and declared that APC has no candidate for the 2023 governorship election.   A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Malam Nuhu Ribadu, who contested but lost the ticket of the party had challenged Binani’s victory in…

NAF Safety Review Board meeting begins in Lagos

In what has become a yearly routine in the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), the NAF Safety Review Board (SRB) is currently sitting in Lagos with the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao as the Chairman. The meeting is usually held primarily to review safety issues in the NAF with the aim of appraising the progress made so far in furtherance of efforts to enhance safety practices. In declaring the meeting open, Air Marshal Amao stated that, bearing in mind that safety is at the core of…