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Ogun Pupils To Start Wearing Adire Fabric As Uniform Next Term

Ogun state Governor Dapo Abiodun has said pupils in the state public schools will start wearing the local Adire fabric as uniform. Adire textile is the indigo-dyed cloth made in southwestern Nigeria by Yoruba women, using a variety of resist-dyeing techniques. According to Abiodun, “starting from next term, adire fabric […]

End SARS: Buhari Meets Senate President, Lawan, Speaker Gbajabiamila

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Nigerian Senate president and Speaker of the House of Assembly, Femi Gbajabiamila over the ongoing anti-SARS protest. The meeting, which is holding at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, was disclosed by Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad. In a tweet, Ahmad […]

ASUU: FG Denies Replacing UTAS With IPPIS

Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has denied replacing Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) with the University Transparency Account System (UTAS),  developed by University scholars. Also, the government noted that the continous strike is fueling the ongoing nationwide protests of #EndSARS, adding that prolonged strike has led […]

FG Approves Reopening Of NYSC Camps November 10

The Federal government has approved the reopening of orientation camps for the National Youth Service Corps NYSC on November 10. Federal Government had shutdown NYSC camps in March 2020 as part of measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus. This was disclosed by the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, […]

JUST IN: Nigeria Replaces SARS With New Unit, SWAT, Copying American Model

The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, NPM, mni has, today, 13th October, 2020, replaced the defunct SARS with SWAT. According to him, prospective members of this new team will also undergo psychological and medical examination to ascertain their fitness and eligibility for the new assignment. Also, in accordance […]

Breaking: Presidential Panel On ENDSARS Approves All Protesters Demands

The Presidential Panel on Police Reforms has approved all the five demands made by EndSARS protesters. This was disclosed in a Tuesday statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina. According to the statement, this was contained in the communiqué of a Stakeholders’ […]

Gov Wike Bans End SARS Protests In Rivers State

Governor Wike of Rivers state has banned all forms of #EndSARS protest in the state. This was disclosed to the public in a statement released on Oct 12 by the state Commissioner for Information, Paulinus Nsirim. The state government stated that they see no reason why any #EmdSARS protest should […]

SARS: We’ll Commence Training Of New Unit Next Week – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has on Monday disclosed that training of a new police unit replacing the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, will begin next week. He disclosed this while receiving a popular music artist, David Adeleke aka Davido, in his office at Force headquarters. “We just disbanded […]

We’ll Make Sure Replacement For SARS Is Acceptable – VP Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has stated that they will put in all their efforts to sure the replacement for SARS is acceptable by all stakeholders in the country. He state this to state house correspondents on Monday October 12, following the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). He said, […]