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President Tinubu Calls For Suspension Of Sanctions

Saturday, February 24, 2024
President Bola Tinubu has called for the suspension of economic sanctions imposed on Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso, and Guinea by ECOWAS. Speaking at the Extra-ordinary Summit of ECOWAS in Abuja on Saturday, President Tinubu, who is the Chairman of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of th ...

AHRC Denounces the Biden Administration’s Vetoing of the UN Security Council Res

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) joins all peace-loving people around the world in condemning the US veto at the UN of a ceasefire resolution submitted by Algeria. For the third time, the Biden Administration votes for the continuation of the Gaza genocide. The US is practically alone ...

President Tinubu Approves The Appointment Of DCG Kemi Nanna Nandap As New Immigr

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of DCG Kemi Nanna Nandap to serve as the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), effective from March 1, 2024. DCG Nandap takes over from Mrs. Caroline Wura-Ola Adepoju, whose term in office expires on February 29, 2024. ...

Customs Collaborates With Defence Intelligence Agency For Enhanced Security

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
The Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, had a collaborative meeting with the Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) on February 19, 2024, at the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Corporate Headquarters to promote security and forge strong working relations. https://cdn.the ...

President Tinubu Approves The Appointment Of Ms. Hafsat Abubakar Bakari New Nige

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Ms. Hafsat Abubakar Bakari to serve as the Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU), pending her confirmation by the Senate. Ms. Bakari is a lawyer and financial intelligence expert with years of expe ...

President Tinubu Directs Payment Of State House Electricity Bill

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
President Bola Tinubu has directed immediate settlement of outstanding electricity bill due to the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company. The President 39;s directive follows the reconciliation of accounts between the State House Management and AEDC. Contrary to the AEDC 39;s initial claim ...

Nigeria to manage public debt using state-of-the-art Commonwealth software

Monday, February 19, 2024
A powerful software developed by the Commonwealth Secretariat is being deployed in Nigeria to transform how the country manages its public debt portfolio of US $114.35 billion while enhancing transparency. At the request of the Government of Nigeria, the Commonwealth Secretariat hosted a two ...

Celebrating Africa’s Journalism Talent: BBC News launches 2024 Komla Dumor Award

Monday, February 19, 2024
The search for this year rsquo;s winner of the BBC News Komla Dumor Award has started. The 2024 quest also marks the tenth anniversary of the death of the Ghanaian journalist whose memory the award honours. Liliane Landor, BBC World Service Director, says: ldquo;Komla Dumor rsqu ...

Zenith Bank DMD, Adaora Umeoji, Emerges Humanitarian Services Icon Of The Year 2

Monday, February 19, 2024
Dame (Dr.) Adaora Umeoji, OON, the Deputy Managing Director of Zenith Bank Plc, has emerged winner of The Humanitarian Services Icon of the Year Award 2023 at The Sun Awards 2023, which took place on Saturday, February 17th, 2023 at Eko Hotels Suites, Lagos. In the award citation, Dame (Dr.) Ad ...

Nigeria Customs Service Consolidates On Technological Advancements To Enhance Tr

Monday, February 19, 2024
The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), Bashir Adewale Adeniyi MFR, has conveyed a steering committee meeting to consolidate the previous gains achieved in the implementation process of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Trade Modernization Project (TMP) aimed at enhancing trade facilitation. [P ...
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