N-Power: 30,000 Beneficiaries Hired as Agric Enumerators –Presidency

Posted by - February 9, 2021
  The Presidency says no fewer than 30,000 erstwhile N-Power beneficiaries have been hired as agric enumerators. The N-Power, cash-for-work programme, inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2016 with 500,000 direct beneficiaries, is spread across the key industries targeted by the programme –Agriculture, Health, Education, and Tax. Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President

Troops Recover 4 AK47 Rifles From Bandits in Kaduna

Posted by - February 8, 2021
Troops of Operation Thunder Strike, in Kaduna have recovered four AK47 rifles, believed to be part of arms belonging to a late bandits leader, Nasiru Kachalla. Mr Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State, made the disclosure in a statement issued in Kaduna on Monday. He said the troops recovered the

‘No More Killers and Kidnappers in Ibarapaland’ -Amotekun

Posted by - February 8, 2021
  The Commandant of the Oyo State Security Network Agency (Amotekun Corps), Retired Colonel Olayinka Olayanju, has declared that Ibarapaland is safe and free of killers and kidnappers.   The Oyo State Government had deployed 200 operatives of the Amotekun in Ibarapa Local Government Area of the state to checkmate the crisis between Ibarapa indigenes

Flood Victims Get Relief Materials Worth N30m

Posted by - February 7, 2021
  A member of the House of Representatives, Nicholas Ossai (PDP-Delta), has facilitated relief materials, worth N30 million, to flood victims in Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency of Delta, indicating that they were made available by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). In a statement issued on Sunday, Ossai said the materials, which have been distributed, includes

FG Distributes Palliatives to ex-Bakassi Militants

Posted by - February 6, 2021
Members of the defunct Bakassi Strike Force who laid down their arms in 2018 have received succour from the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs. The palliative was part of the 1,400 bags of rice distributed by the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs through the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to cushion the effect of COVID-19