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Applicant for our job must be single, EFCC notice says

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has barred married people from participating in its ongoing recruitment process. In the recruitment notice, the Agency specified that applicant must be single. The decision has generated criticism by the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association, an affiliate of the Nigeria Labour Congress. Director-General of NECA, Timothy Olawale, who spoke

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Reports of denying Bishop Oyedepo visa is false-US Embassy

The United States Embassy in Nigeria on Friday said claims that it denied the general overseer of Living Faith Bible Church Bishop David Oyedo visa were “manufactured”. “Be advised, the reports making the rounds about a visa being denied to Nigerian Bishop Oyedepo are false,” US Embassy tweeted on Friday. “If you have seen this manufactured

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Coronavirus outbreak a global emergency-WHO

World Health Organization (WHO), on Friday declared the coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. The WHO had previously declared widespread diseases like Swine flu (2009), Polio (2014), Ebola (2014 and 2018), and Zika (2016), as international public health emergencies. The latest is the coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The WHO Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who made

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DTEP: It is possible to imagine a ‘global Nigeria’-Participants

Participants and Experts at the Three-Day Diaspora Technical Exchange Programme in United Kingdom have agreed that an increasingly independent global economy requires a deliberate effort to reach out beyond national borders to engage “global citizens and friends”. And that it is possible to imagine a ” global Nigeria”.They also argued

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FG Okays Warri, Bonny seaports, Port Harcourt-Maiduguri railway

Minister of Transportation, Rt. Honourable Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi yesterday disclosed that the Federal Government has approved the building of two new seaports in Bonny, Rivers State and Warri in Delta State. He also said government was ready to construct the Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail line. Amaechi expressed President Muhammadu Buhari’s assurances to reconstruct

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CORONAVIRUS: Dabiri-Erewa Advises Nigerians In China To Be Cautious

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission NiDCOM has advised Nigerians living in China to be wary of CORONAVIRUS as the Nigerian mission in Beijing is in touch with Nigerians in Wuhan. She equally counselled them to keep indoors and take necessary medical precautions as advised. In a statement issued

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Group Collaborates With NiDCOM On Capacity Building For 200 Nurses

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has called on Nigerian Diaspora Medicals to key into the Diasporan Project Health Initiative (DPHI), to uplift the healthcare system in Nigeria. She stated this while welcoming the team of the Nigerian Nurses Charity Association, UK (NNCAUK), led by Ms. Wendy

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Buhari Seeks senate Confirmation of Obiora, Akande as CBN Deputy Gov, NCC Boss

Anietie Udobit, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, seeking for the confirmation of Dr Kingsley Obiorah and Prof. Adeola Akande as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) respectively. Buhari is also requesting Senate’s confirmation for the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as

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