IGP orders posting, redeployment of senior officers

…Names heads of new departments, zones The Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, Friday, ordered the posting/redeployment of Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) Adeleye Olusola Oyebade, and Ibrahim A. Lamorde, to the Department of Research and Planning and Directorate of Intelligence, FHQ, Abuja, respectively. The departments were created following the recent presidential approval…

Covid-19: Fears as air travels resume

Nigerians fear that the resumption of air travels in the country following disruption occasioned by the coronavirus that has brought the global aviation industry to its knees. While flight resumption offers a breather for an industry gasping for air, there are worries regarding passenger safety and fare hike; BENJAMIN UMUTEME writes. Nobody expected it when…

Bauchi governor suspends Emir of Misau over crisis

…warns traditional rulers to steer clear from investigation panel By Charly Agwam – Bauchi Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed has suspended the Emir of Misau, Alhaji Ahmad Suleiman, and other traditional rulers in Misau local government following a communal clash between herders and farmers that claimed over 9 lives and left many injured in Zardawa…

Kaduna: The benefits of reforms

Executive Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai. By Emmanuel Ado  ”Reform is China’s Second Revolution” Deng Xiaoping   The rampaging COVID-19 pandemic for obvious reasons has dominated the entire media outlets, pushing  other major developments expectedly  to the background. It’s  only natural that other events will suffer news black out  considering that it has continued to knock off people at will. A virus that has…

CBN gears up to adjust naira official rate to N380/$1

There were indications yesterday that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is preparing to further adjust the naira’s official rate from N360/$1 to N380/$1 as the apex bank moves closer to its objective of exchange rate unification. According to a report by Nairametrics, the CBN yesterday instructed bidders at its Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS)…

Lalong’s chief of staff tests positive for COVID-19

Chief of Staff to Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, Noel Donjur has tested positive to COVID-19. Commissioner for Information and Communication, Dan Manjang, made this known in Jos. Manjang […] The post Lalong’s chief of staff tests positive for COVID-19 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria . Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers Find more…

Gbajabiamila tasks journalists on factual reportage

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has tasked journalists to always be factual in their reportage in promotuon of good governance.Speaking during the inauguration of the newly elected […] The post Gbajabiamila tasks journalists on factual reportage appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria . Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers Find more latest news…