UniZik Announces dates for Post UMTE and Direct Entry Screening Exercise

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University has scheduled its 2018/2019 POST UTME and DIRECT ENTRY screening exercise for candidates who made the University their first choice in the 2018 University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry as well as all NAU Affiliate Institutions. The dates are outlined below: SCREENING EXERCISE DATES: SATURDAY, 25TH AUGUST – TUESDAY, 4TH SEPTEMBER, 2018. Saturday, 25th ...

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“Make Agriculture attractive to young Nigerians using ICT” – FECA Provost to FG

Dr Adeola Odedina, Provost, Federal College of Agriculture (FECA), Akure, Ondo State, on Friday advised the Federal Government to attract youths into agriculture with technology and Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Odedina told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that youths were easily attracted to beautiful things and would take agriculture seriously if presented to them in a ...

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GTBank, First Bank Launch ChatBanking on Whattapp!

Guaranty Trust Bank plc and First Bank plc will be launching their banking services on WhatsApp Business Solution. This will enable the lender to offer Nigerians additional channel to connect with the bank for enquiries, service requests and access to other basic banking services. This is in line with the bank’s continued efforts to enhance service delivery and offer superior ...

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Nigerians become the third largest group of asylum seekers in Germany by Konrad

The Konrad Adenaeur Stiftung (KAS), a German Foundation, has revealed that Nigerians are the third largest asylum seekers in the country. Dr. Gerhard Wahler, Head of Department, European and International Cooperation of the foundation, made this known in Abuja during the celebration of 15 years of KAS operation in Nigeria. Wahler explained that the lack of an enabling environment continued ...

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Nigerians suffer xenophobic attack in Kumasi Market in Ghana!

Nigerian traders at the Suame Magazine in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have allegedly been attacked by Ghanaians, who vowed to evict foreigners from the market. The leaders of the Nigerian retailers at the Suame Magazine say their members are living in fear following what they call incessant attacks on them, according to reports. They accused local retailers and the ...

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CBN to Develop Risk-based Cyber Security Framework for Banks

The Deputy Governor, Financial System Stability (FSS), CBN, Mrs. Aishat Ahmad, who spoke in Abuja, Tuesday at the 2018 CBN-JP Morgan Chase Cyber Security Conference, said the CBN was committed to strengthening the regulatory and supervisory framework for cyber risk and encouraging realistic vulnerability testing and contingency planning for regulated institutions. Ahmad, who represented the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, ...

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PHOTOS: Fed Govt Hosts Maiden Edition Of National MSME Awards In ABUJA!

As part of the Federal Government’s commitment to support the growth of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, MSME, 36 finalists were selected for the maiden edition of the National MSME awards which held in Abuja on Thursday, August 2 The Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo who chaired the event which took place at the Banquet Hall of the Aso Rock Presidential ...

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Kwara Must Change demand immediate arrest and prosecution of Sen. Shaaba Lafiagi over murder of 3 youths in Lafiaji

Kwara Must Change is calling on the federal government to immediately effect the arrest and prosecution of Senator Shaaba lafiagi, over the gruesome killing of 3 youths in Lafiagi town. The murder of the three youths took place during the November 17 protest against the poor representation provided by Mr. Shaaba Lafiagi, the senator representing Kwara North Senatorial District. Kwara ...

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Smuggling: Customs seeks improved synergy with sister security agencies

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has sought for improved synergy among sister security agencies in the country towards ensuring that smuggling activities are brought to the minimal level. The NCS Assistant Controller General (ACG) in charge of Zone ‘A’, Aminu Dahiru, stated this while addressing officers and men of the command at the command’s office in Ojofin, Ipokia Local Government ...

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Igbomina/Ekiti Kwara Youths Call on Presidential Aide to Run for House of Reps

The Igbomina/Ekiti Kwara youth has called on the Presidential Aide and illustrious son of the State, Charles Ofemi Folayan to run for the House of Representative come to 2019 elections. This call was made in a communique released at the end of the recent IGBOMINA/EKITI KWARA YOUTH ECONOMIC SUMMIT held in Omu-Aran, in Kwara state. Read the full statement in the ...

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