INEC Suspends Voters’ Registration In 5 LGs In Plateau

Posted by - August 16, 2021

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has suspended the ongoing Continuous Voters’ Registration exercise in five local governments of Plateau State. A statement by Mrs. Caroline Okpe, INEC Administrative Secretary, on behalf of the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), on Monday in Jos said the suspension was due to the curfew imposed by the

Twitter Suspension Lawful – FG

Posted by - June 23, 2021

The Federal Government has said its decision to suspend the activities of Twitter is well founded in law and it has not breached the citizens’ rights by so doing. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed made this known in a presentation to the House of Representatives Joint Committee on the Suspension of

I’m Not Aware Of Hadiza Bala Usman’s Suspension -Amaechi

Posted by - June 15, 2021

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, says he is not aware of the suspension of Hadiza Bala Usman as the managing director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). On May 5, President Muhammadu Buhari approved Usman’s suspension following a recommendation by Amaechi. After Usman’s suspension, Amaechi inaugurated an 11-member investigative panel to probe NPA over all contracts

Biometrics: Gombe Suspends 668 Workers

Posted by - April 30, 2021
No fewer than 668 workers in Gombe State have been suspended from the payroll following the commencement of the implementation of biometrics. The state Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Mr Muhammad Magaji, said this at a briefing on Friday at the commencement of the implementation of biometrics in the state. Magaji said the affected

Telecom Workers Suspend Planned Strike to Disrupt Network Services

Posted by - March 15, 2021
  The Private Telecommunications and Communications Senior Staff of Nigeria (PTECSSAN) has suspended plans to embark on strike that would affect all networks associated with Huawei Technologies Nigeria Ltd. PTECSSAN’s General Secretary, Mr Abdullahi Okonu, made the confirmation on Monday, in Lagos. Okonu said the decision was taken, following the intervention of the Minister of

Suspected Thugs Assault Councillors as Nasarawa LG Chairman is Impeached

Posted by - September 28, 2020
Chairman of Obi Local Government Council in Nasarawa State, Muhammed Iyimoga Oyigye has been impeached over alleged corruption and anti-party activities by the legislators.   The  councilors took the decision on Monday in Obi, headquarters of the local council.   In an interview with newsmen later in Lafia, the state capital, Speaker of the Council's

JAF, ASCAB Protest Against Suspension of Strike by NLC, TUC

Posted by - September 28, 2020
Joint Action Front (JAF) and Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond (ASCAB), Oyo State branch, on Monday, staged a peaceful protest in Ibadan against the suspension of strike by the organised labour. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) had, in the early hours of Monday, suspended the strike over increase

Finally, Buhari Suspends EFCC Boss, Magu

Posted by - July 10, 2020
After days of speculation, President Muhammadu Buhari has eventually suspended the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu Dr Umar Gwandu, Special Assistant (Media and Public Relations) to the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, said in a statement on Friday in Abuja that Magu's suspension was in the spirit of