The presidency has denied allegations in a media report that the Federal Government abandoned some Nigerian students, who were supposed to be on scholarship under the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), in Russia.
The N-Power Build, which is a sub-component of N-Power is an accelerated Vocational Training, Certification and Apprenticeship programme that will engage and train 75,000 young unemployed Nigerians between the ages of 18-35 years.
YIAGA Africa, a group in Abuja in partnership with INEC have commenced a nationwide youth development meeting in a bid to mainstream the participation of young people and other marginalized groups in the electoral process.
For Nigeria to succeed as a nation and move forward, Nigerians from all walks of life must learn to imbibe the principles of creativity, innovation and hard work, according to Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
Amidst the crisis in Enugu APC, minister of foreign affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama on Sunday, May 20, dismissed some media reports suggesting that political thugs disrupted the state congress of the party held on Saturday, May 19.
NAIJ.com gathered that the hitch-free exercise started with the state's party delegates welcoming the members of Abia state congress committee from the national secretariat led by secretary of the committee, Hajya Rabbi Gambari.
Two groups in the party, the SENACO faction peopled by loyalists of Governor Abiola Ajimobi and the Unity Forum, which is the camp of various other interests in the party, have been at war over the control of the party structures.
The Citizens Center for Democratic Governance has questioned the acclaimed success recorded by the Kaduna state government in its deployment of electronic voting for the state's recently held local government elections.
Segun Awosanya writes on the need for Nigerians in all spheres of life to leave a mark everywhere they do positively for the sake of the country's future generation, starting from their choice of leaders during the upcoming polls
In a statement sent to NAIJ.com on Saturday, May 19, the APC chieftain, Prince Preye Aganaba urged the national chairman to quickly intervene in the matter so as not to throw the Bayelsa chapter of APC into deeper crisis.
The party chieftain in a statement on Friday, May 18, sent to NAIJ.com, also alleged that the government was doing everything possible to frustrate the conduct of APC state congress having applied for the use the facility.
President of the ECOWAS Female Parliamentarians Association (ECOFEPA), Senator Stella Oduah, disclosed this in an interview on the sidelines of the ongoing First Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Parliament in Abuja, Nigeria.
He said his mission to the presidency is to patriotically deploy his huge global management experience to serve the country and utilize that globally oceanic contacts of his to attract economic development and social tranquility.
Malam Usaini Karaduwa, the special adviser on employment, promotion and vocational training to the Katsina state governor, disclosed this during the commencement of the three-day exercise in Daura on Thursday, May 17.
Abdulrahman Dambazau, Nigeria’s interior minister, said on Thursday, May 17, that the federal government has introduced the use of biometric registration to monitor the movement of people, goods and livestock into Nigeria.
APC national organising secretary, Senator Osita Izunaso who inaugurated the committees on behalf of the national chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, said the congress must be conducted in strict conformity with the party guidelines.
The nuclear center will be located 10 kilometers away from the capital of Zambia, Lusaka and the CNST will include a nuclear research facility based on a multipurpose research water-cooled reactor of up to 10 MW and others.
NAIJ.com gathered that sustaining the scheme was accentuated by the geometric rise of students in the state making it difficult for the state government to operate and maintain a regime of student’s allowances due to other demands
The presidency has said the allegations of corruption against the previous administration of Goodluck Jonathan, are facts and not to witch-hunt the opposition.This was made known by presidential spokesman, Mr Laolu Akande.
They said after taking into account the country’s huge market, a young population, the resilience and entrepreneurial drive of the people as well as the abundant human and natural resources, it has no doubt about it's potentials.
The deputy national secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Engineer Emmanuel Agbo, describes the recent visit of Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to Benue state as a political move ahead of the 2019 presidential polls.
Majority leader of the House of Representatives, Honorable Femi Gbajabiamila, told journalists after the meeting, that the lawmakers will queue behind Oshiomole in his quest to emerge as the party's national chairman.