The Inspector General of Police,(IGP) Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate reshuffle/redeployment of some Police Commissioners. A statement shared on the Nigerian Police Force verified Twitter handle stated that the affected states are: Osun State – CP Undie J. Adie
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, has deplored the recent unauthorised publication of official documents on social media. In a statement issued Monday by the Director of Information in her office, Mrs. Olawunmi Ogunmosunle, the HOCSF cautioned...
A rights group, Human Rights, Liberty Access and Peace Defenders' Foundation (HURIDE) has called on the new Chief of Staff (COS) to President Muhammdu Buhari, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari to shame his critics by his sterling performance of uniting the country. The group charged...
No fewer than 69 persons including 50 trafficked Nigerian ladies stranded in Lebanon have been evacuated to Nigeria. The evacuees arrived Nigeria from Lebanon on Sunday, The DAILY VENDOR learnt. The Nigeria Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, who disclosed...
Governors of the South East have rejected the Inspector General of Police's composition of community policing, asking him to revert to their initial agreement reached on Community Policing in Enugu. The governors vowed not to commence implementation of the directive until the programme...
The President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, signed into law an Executive Order 10 to grant financial autonomy to the legislature and the judiciary at the state level thereby daring the state governors who had hitherto put them under their armpits. The...
A National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member identified as Cynthia Ifunanya Chigbo serving in Anambra State has reportedly passed away. The deceased corps member, an indigene of Enugu state, reportedly died in Enugu where she resides with her parents. Friends...
There are indications that the Federal Government of Nigeria will open schools, worship Centres, tourism sector, hotels and all other business places in a fortnight. Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the...
Pursuant to the Presidential Task Force's conveyance of President Muhammadu Buhari's directive on extending the eased COVID 19 lockdown for another two weeks in the bid to further contain and control the spread of the COVID 19 pandemic for another 14 days effective from 1:59 Monday...
The Zamfara Government on Monday received 45 Islamic education pupils (Almajirai) comprising 28 females and 17 males, deported from Zaria, Kaduna State. The state Commissioner for Women, Children and Social Development, Hajiya Zainab Lawal, received the Almajirai from Kaduna State Government officials on...
The Federal Government announced on Sunday that it has impounded an aircraft belonging to a British company for operating passenger flights into Nigeria without approval. This was made known in a tweet by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika. The...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said the “school feeding claims by the Federal Government, when schools are shut due to COVID 19 pandemic, are a huge scam and a scheme by corrupt All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders and some officials in the Muhammadu Buhari presidency...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met with security and service chiefs where he again pledged to address to all issues bringing a lot of sorrows to Nigerians. The National Security Adviser (NSA) to the President, retired Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno, said...
The Nigerian government reportedly claims to be spending the sum of N679 million daily and N13.5 billion monthly on the school feeding project in 31 states of the federation including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, even during the lockdown. This is according to...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it is developing a framework under which grants and long term facilities will be provided to researchers, science institutions and biotechnology firms to develop COVID-19 Vaccine. The Governor of CBN, Mr Godwin Emefiele disclosed this at...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has arrested a total of 396 vehicles conveying over 2,422 passengers in the general operation area of its 12 Zonal Commands across the country, for indiscriminate violation of Presidential directives on physical distancing in vehicles.
The Ethiopian Airlines aircraft conveying about 170 Nigerian evacuees from the United States has landed safely at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. THE DAILY VENDOR gathered that the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 aircraft touched down in Abuja at about 12:10pm on Sunday,...
Nigeria is to establish state of the art intensive care unit and treatment/isolation centres in all the 36 states and FCT as well as ensuring all states have an accredited testing centre with a view to checking the COVID 19 pandemic. The Secretary to...
The National President of the Nigerian Union of Journalis (NUJ) t has called on the federal government to release all journalists that are being detained in jail. The President made this plea during the opening remarks at an online discussion to celebrate the...
The government of Nigeria has said it will soon evacuate 270 Nigerians resident in the United States but willing to return to the country following the COVID 19 pandemic. This development is coming amidst the pandemic which has forced many countries including Nigeria...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and other banks in the country have agreed to suspend the planned sacking of workers in the banking sector following the economic impact of Coronavirus pandemic. This information was contained in a statement on Sunday by the...
Nigerian Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has appealed to Nigerians to donate their buildings for use as isolation centres and treatment of coronavirus patients. Ehanire made the appeal at the press briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID 19 in Abuja...
The Nigeria government has threatened to persecute face masks defaulters as regards to the new phase of preventive measures and containment of COVID19 as Nigeria attempts to ease total lockdown order from May 4. Part of the guidelines which were signed by the...
ABUJA, The Nigerian Government has ordered civil servants in the country to resume duties effective Monday, May 4. This was contained in a memo signed on Thursday by the Head of Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced the inclusion of two more laboratories into the country’s COVID-19 pandemic molecular network. Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, NCDC Director-General, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Abuja, that this brought the total...