Face masks now optional, COVID-19 restrictions go soon – FG

The Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 has said the use of face masks in public places is now optional, while the decision on the final relaxation of measures will be…

APC Convention: Police announce traffic diversions in Abuja

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has announced traffic diversions ahead of the March 26, APC National Convention slated to hold at Eagle Square, Abuja. The Police…

Electoral Act: Reps to report judge to NJC for empowering Malami to delete Section 84(12)

House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to report Justice Evelyn Anyadike of a Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, to the National Judicial Council for nullifying the provisions…

Government Begins Insurance Policy For Corpers

The Federal Government has flagged off the enrolment of corps members into National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The enrolment comes under the Group Individual and Family Social Health Insurance Programme…

House of Representatives may pass bill on NYSC Trust Fund soon

A Bill for an Act to establish THE National Youth Service Corps Trust Fund (NYSCTF) has passed second reading in the House of Representatives. The Bill which seeks to provide…

Group urges FG, states to enforce child rights act

The Human Rights Watch has urged federal and state authorities to create action plan and ensure effective implementation of the child rights legislation as well as sanction non-compliance. The group…

See The 2022 Budget For NYSC

The Federal Government has earmarked a total of N12.17bn for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members’ kits, transport and feeding allowance in the 2022 Appropriation Law. According to the…

NYSC Welcomes DG With His New Rank

It was festival of a sort at the National Directorate Headquarters of the National Youth Service Corps (Yakubu Gowon House, Maitama-Abuja today, Tuesday, 4th January, 2022 as members of staff…

Gen. Buratai, Nasarawa University Partner To Set Up Research Institute

Ambassador Tukur Buratai has identified ignorance, weak justice system and poor leadership among others as factors responsible for insecurity and other social challenges in the country. Buratai, Nigeria’s Ambassador to…

Nigeria has not, and will not, mortgage national asset for Chinese loans — DMO

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has clarified that loans from China to Nigeria, which presently stood at 3.59 billion dollars, constitutes only 9.4 per cent of the country’s total foreign…