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Lagos govt seals Chisco, Ifex, GUO, Peace other transporters’ offices 

  Lagos State Government on Tuesday sealed off the premises of Chisco Transport, Ifex Express Limited, GUO Transport, and other major commercial transport operators in Jibowu area of Yaba, Lagos. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Olufemi Salami, acting on the approval of the Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Anofiu Elegushi, said the move

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Nigerian Senate to ensure mandatory health insurance, subsidy for poor

  The Nigerian Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to ensure that it is made mandatory for all Nigerians.The law making body is also working to ensure the subsidisation of premium for poor Nigerians who cannot afford to pay for the health insurance. The Senate Committee Chairman on

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SARS collaborates Criminals,to bring in contraband,NATFORCE DG alleges

-Stella Ukwuoma,Abuja Some officers of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have been alleged to be in collaboration with criminals importing contraband into the country. The Director-General, National Taskforce to Combat Illegal Importation of Goods, Small Arms, Ammunitions and Light Weapon (NATFORCE), Chief Emmanuel Osita Okereke alleged in an exclusive interview with UNITYTIMES at

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Saraki wants Buhari-led govt to create jobs for youths rather than blame game

  The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on the federal government, the National Assembly, the private sector and the civil society, to as a matter of urgency, focus attention on youth unemployment and development crisis facing the county. He said, it would do the country no good

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NYSC launches job portal for corps members

  National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in collaboration with Sigma Pensions has launched a job portal for outgoing corps members. Launched on Friday in Lagos, the portal will also serve as a curriculum vitae (CV) repository. The portal is a project by Mohammed Momoh, NYSC Lagos coordinator, the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development

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APC Senator Abe accuses Amaechi as responsible for strife in APC

  The Senator representing Rivers South-East senatorial district, Magnus Abe has accused the minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi of causing strife in the All Progressives Congress(APC) in River state. In a statement through his spokesman, Saroh Parry Benson, Abe disclosed that he will never leave the APC for any other party and

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PDP Convention: Makarfi, Okowa,Ishaku visit IBB

  Ahead of the election convention slated for Saturday,National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmed Markarfi and the Chairman of the PDP National Elective Convention Committee, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday visited former military President Ibrahim Babangida at his Minna residence. The duo came along with Taraba state

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