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We have not announced any job vacancies- UNIPORT

The University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has dismissed reports of ongoing recruitment of academic and nonacademic employees in the institution. Its Public Relations Officer (PRO), Samuel Kpenu, said an online publication purportedly asking members of the public to apply for jobs did not emanate from the university. Kpenu said the university had not advertised for

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Zambia Education Minister sacked over viral nude video

Minister of Education in Zambia, David Mabumba was on Wednesday sacked by the country’s President Edgar Lungu after nude video clips of him went viral on social media. The Minister’s dismissal was contained in a statement from the Presidency, signed by Lungu’s spokesperson Isaac Chipampe. Although no reason was pinpointed for his sack but it

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Borno Senator Ndume Faults Amnesty for Boko Haram Fighters

The senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume has condemned the idea of granting amnesty to repentant Boko Haram fighters, saying that many of the fighters granted amnesty have taken back to terrorism. Ndume, who is also the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, queried federal government’s decision to reform the insurgents, revealing that one

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I’m qualified to lead and I have all the attributes, Okonjo-Iweala tells WTO

Nigeria’s former Finance and Foreign Affairs Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Wednesday, shared her vision with the World Trade Organisation members for the post of director-general. Following the nomination stage which closed on July 8, the eight candidates vying for the position started presenting themselves to the 164 States that comprise the WTO on Wednesday. Other candidates

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Former Gov Yari denies assaulting Airport official, demands apology

A former governor of Zamfara State, Mr. Abdulaziz Yari, has denied assaulting an official of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport on Saturday. FAAN had on Wednesday tweeted on its official Twitter handle that the ex-governor allegedly assaulted an airport official on Saturday 11th July 2020. But Yari, in

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