Foreigners filling job vacancies at the expense of Nigerians – DG ITF cries out

Foreigners filling job vacancies at the expense of Nigerians – DG ITF cries out

Director-General of  Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Mr Joseph Ari, has described as worrisome development, the filling of many vacancies in some sectors of the economy by foreigners. Ari stated this in Gombe on Wednesday at the commencement of a training...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --> <!-- AddThis Advance...
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Photo: AFP Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has told Luke Shaw to improve his understanding of the game if he wants to win a regular place in the side. Shaw made his first appearance in a month against Everton on...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above v...
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ASUU to NASS: Address funding issue for varsities

ASUU to NASS: Address funding issue for varsities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the National Assembly to address the issue of low funding of the education sector in the country. The ASUU President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi made the call on Wednesday while answering questions...<!-...
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NGO trains 500 librarians in Plateau

NGO trains 500 librarians in Plateau

An NGO, Read, Learn and Grow Literacy Organisation of Nigeria(RELGLON), says it has trained 500 librarians in Plateau, on skills that would enhance their capacity for research. Its Coordinator, Miss Devine Nelson, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on...<!...
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Buhari restates commitment to prosperous Nigeria

Buhari restates commitment to prosperous Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday restated the commitment of the Federal Government to create a prosperous nation that works for all citizens. Buhari made the commitment in his goodwill message to the opening of the second ...
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#BBNaija Day 72: DebbieRise becomes Head of House

#BBNaija Day 72: DebbieRise becomes Head of House

DebbieRise, one of the housemates of the on-going Big Brother Nigeria (#BBNaija) TV reality show on Tuesday was `crowned’ the new head of house (HoH) for a day. The position of HoH was assumed by a winner of the weekly...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above ...
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No new xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa – FG

No new xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa – FG

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday said the latest fracas in South Africa, in which two Nigerians were involved, was not a xenophobic attack. The ministry in a statement by its spokesman, Dr Clement Aduku, in Abuja, said that...<!-- AddThis Advanced ...
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Senate concludes non-career ambassadorial nominees’ screening

Senate concludes non-career ambassadorial nominees’ screening

The Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs screening the 46 ambassadorial nominees, concluded the exercise on Wednesday. In her address at the end of the two-day screening, Chairman of the committee, Sen. Monsurat Sunmonu, commended the members for their dedicati...
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Edo govt. set to empower 50,000 farmers

Edo govt. set to empower 50,000 farmers

Godwin Obaseki Edo State Governor Edo State Agric Business Ad-hoc Committee says plans are underway to empower about 50,000 farmers in the state. Mr Osaro Idah, the chairman of the committee, said this on Tuesday when members of the committee...<!-- AddThis Ad...
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IDPs Attack: Red Cross treated 107 victims – UNOCHA

IDPs Attack: Red Cross treated 107 victims – UNOCHA

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has performed 78 surgeries and treated 107 victims of the Jan. 17 military mis-airstrike on Rann IDP camp, Borno, the UN has said. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr...<!-- AddThis Advanced Setting...
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