covid-19

N-Power requirement, N-Power application form, N-Power registration portal 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has unravelled a number of challenges but it’s our duty as Government to intervene and support young people who are unable to find jobs and accelerate efforts to provide an enabling environment for businesses to create sustainable jobs. Everyone deserves an opportunity to rise no matter their circumstance, educational background or belief. […]

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covid-19

Sunlight and humidity kill coronavirus the fastest: US scientists

Experiment shows UV rays destroy COVID-19 both on surfaces and in air, but US gov’t research yet to be made public. US scientists say coronavirus dies the fastest when it is exposed to direct sunlight, though a study cited has not yet been made public and awaits external evaluation. William Bryan, science and technology adviser […]

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LOCAL

Medical research institute begins free coronavirus testing from Monday

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) has said it will begin free screening for coronavirus (COVID-19) on Monday 30 March, 2020. NIMR is a medical research institute established by the Federal Government of Nigeria through the research institute establishment act of 1977, to promote National health and developments. Professor Babatunde Lawal Salako, a Professor […]

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Jobs

INEC Recruitment 2020/2021 – Application Portal

There are many thing you need to understand about Inec before you apply Here online. In case you’ve not known before, independent and National electoral commission (Inec) online general 2020 recruitment is free. So now let’s walk you through the simple step by step guide on how to fill Inec application registration form 2020. Kindly calm down […]

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International

The outbreak of coronavirus in China has adversely affected trade with Nigeria.

Recent data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed that the value of Nigeria’s total trade stood at N9.19 trillion in the third quarter of 2019, being exports worth N5.29 trillion and imports worth N3.89 trillion. However, the recent coronavirus outbreak in China, a country which is Nigeria’s number one trading partner in the […]

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LOCAL

NLC – About 16 States started paying minimum wage

About sixteen states have completed negotiations on consequential adjustments and started paying the N30, 000 minimum wage to workers, the Nigeria Labour Congress has said. The states include Lagos, Borno, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Jigawa, Yobe, Katsina, Ondo, Sokoto, Kebbi, Kano, Kaduna, Bayelsa, FCT, Anambra and Akwa – Ibom. NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba disclosed this […]

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LOCAL

Nigeria launches a new visa policy

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, officially launched the Nigerian Visa Policy 2020 to support the attainment of a globally competitive economy for the country. This was contained in a statement by Mrs Grace Njoku, Chief Information Officer in the Ministry of Interior. The President, while performing the presentation at the State House, Abuja, said the initiative would attract […]

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LOCAL

FG to recruit more troops

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said the federal government was planning to recruit more troops and officers to beef up the personnel of security agencies in order to contain the threats and security concerns in the land. Prof. Osinbajo said this while receiving clergymen from the Northern part of Nigeria under the auspices of […]

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LOCAL

Kaduna and Anambra confirm Lassa fever cases

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Amina Mohammed Baloni, yesterday confirmed another case of Lassa fever in the state. The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Amina Mohammed Baloni, yesterday confirmed another case of Lassa fever in the state. She said the new case was that of a 34-year-old  male from Kajuru Local Government […]

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International

Federal Government reacts to US travel ban on Nigeria

The Presidency has reacted to the United States suspension of the issuance of immigrant visas to Nigerians. The presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, in a statement Saturday, said President Muhammadu Buhari had established a committee, to be Chaired by the Hon. Minister of Interior, to study and address the updated U.S. requirements. Adesina said the committee […]

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