Civil Society Groups Hails CBN On Fiscal Policy, Inflation Rate

LEADERSHIP Member of Coalition of Civil Society Groups, at its just concluded 4th All Nigeria Civil Society Economic Conference held in Abuja on Wednesday has commended the management of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on the fiscal policy and urged the apex bank to sustain recent drop of inflation rate which was a result of increase in classifications…

JUST-IN: Omisore Backs APC In Osun Rerun

LEADERSHIP Senator Iyiola Omisore is not supporting the PDP candidate, Ademola Adeleke in the Osun rerun governorship election. Reports said he has agreed to ensure the success of the APC candidate, Gboyega Oyetola. His position became clearer on Wednesday after he met a powerful delegation of the APC, led by the national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole,…

Nene Alegimenlen, Williams Ugochi Testimony Emerge Miss Ambassador For Peace Nigeria, Africa

LEADERSHIP It was an evening of entertainment and fun as the Peace Achievers Awards cum Miss Ambassador for Peace Nigeria 2018 under the canopy of Peace Ambassador Agency held its annual awards and pageant show at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja on 22 September,2018. The event which was witnessed by the crème dela crème of the society…

NNPC cautions consumers against panic buying of petrol 

…says FG, NLC are addressing planned strike   The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has appealed to motorists and other consumers of petroleum products across the country not to engage in panic buying of products over the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) planned industrial action. Read Also:20 ships…

14 ministers present as Osinbajo chairs FEC 

The Council chamber of the Presidential Villa was scanty on Wednesday when Vice President Yemi Osinbajo chaired the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Only fourteen ministers were in the Council chamber when Osinbajo kick stated the meeting with the rendition of the National anthem at 11 a.m. Read Also:FEC okays digital identity ecosystem roadmap Six ministers, according…

Court remands welder for attempted kidnap

A Magistrates’ Court in Minna has ordered the remand in prison custody of a 28-year-old welder, Shamsudeen Nasiru for attempted kidnap. Nasiru is standing trial on a two-count charge of criminal intimidation and attempted kidnapping. The Police Prosecutor, Inspector  Gunduma Ibrahim, had told the court that one Alhaji Sadiq Hussaini of Mokwa town reported the…

Pharmacists-Stop patronizing drug hawkers

Stakeholders in the Pharmaceutical industry have advised the general public to prioritise their healthcare and stop craving over daily chores at the detriment of healthy living. The stakeholders, including the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) and National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), made the call at the commemoration of the World Pharmacists…