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UNIAFRICA: Bayelsa Commissioner commends Dickson for appointment of VC

  The Commissioner of Education in Bayelsa State, Elder Markson Fefegha has commended Governor Henry Seriake Dickson for the appointing Prof. Christian Daniel Jacobs as Vice Chancellor of University of Africa, Toru-Orua and Dr. Ghalib Fahad as Dean, School of Foundation Studies of the University. According to him, choice of the Vice-Chancellor and Dean …

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LG polls: Ambode votes in Epe, says Nigeria must deepen democratic values …Commends Lagosians for peaceful conduct

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday cast his vote in the local government elections in the State, saying that it was only through such process that Nigeria can make meaningful progress and deepen its democratic values.  The Governor, who arrived his polling unit at Ogunmodede Junior and Senior …

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Obaseki: When a society reads its people are enlightened

                                    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that a society cannot be enlightened unless the people in that society read broadly. He said this understanding informed his administration’s decision to set up the Library Review Committee to revive libraries and ultimately boost the reading culture in the state. …

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Senate to partner Refugee Commission on IDPs, Migrants

The Senate has expressed its total commitment to collaborate with the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) to ensure effective coordination of intervention efforts geared  towards protection, rehabilitation and reintegration of migrants and IDPs in the country. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, made the remarks …

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Sterling Bank denies having hidden NAPIMS and NPDC funds

 Management of Sterling Bank Plc has denied having any funds allegedly illegally kept by the National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS) and Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) contrary to the Federal Government’s Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy. A statement by Henry Bassey, Chief Marketing Officer, Brand Management & Communications Group of …

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