Thursday, December 2, 2021

Abuja

December 1, 2021

After lockout, civil servants throng vaccination centres for COVID-19 jabs

The PSC boss had said civil servants who refused vaccination would have to present negative PCR tests every 72 hours.

November 30, 2021

FG takes ownership of 1,500 impounded motorcycles in Abuja

The Directorate of Road Transport Services in the FCT said additional 700 motorcycles were undergoing the process of court forfeiture.

Wadata Bodinga
November 30, 2021

NDLEA destroys 20,000kg illicit drugs worth over N50 billion

Approximately, 19,598 kilogrammes of these assorted illicit drugs were seized by the FCT Command.

NDLEA officers destroying illicit drugs
November 30, 2021

Abuja-Kaduna train fare jumps from N2,000 to N15,000 amid online ticketing shutdown

“Train from Kaduna to Abuja is now 15-20k. Online booking is also down,” a Twitter user posted on Tuesday morning.

Abuja-Kaduna train (Credit: Twitter)
November 29, 2021

Saudi-bound businesswoman ingests 80 pellets of cocaine to pay for IVF treatment

The woman said she was encouraged to traffic the drugs by a woman she met during her last Umrah trip to Saudi Arabia in 2019.

Olayinka Adisa
November 28, 2021

ICAN plots moves to tackle quack accountants

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has expressed readiness to tackle quackery in the profession.

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)
November 28, 2021

NFC, FCT sign N2.5 billion MoU for Zuma Film Festival

The festival, earlier scheduled to take place from December 1 to December 7, will now hold between April 2 and April 9, 2022.

Mohammed Bello
November 26, 2021

FEMA warns selfie-taking Nigerians from interfering in rescue operations

The agency is pushing for the prosecution of defaulters to serve as a deterrent to others.

Abbas Idriss
November 26, 2021

FCTA to host Zuma film festival

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it plans to hold the Zuma Film Festival in April 2022.

ZUMA FILM FESTIVAL
November 24, 2021

Russian businessmen in Nigeria, seek investment opportunities in fintech, other sectors

Mr Klevtsov said that the companies were looking at investing in gas and oil, mineral development, security and financing technology.

Russian Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin