The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Comptroller-General of Customs, CGS, Strike Force Team, Zone B, has seized 319 bales of second hand clothing and other items smuggled through Katsina State borders.
Tao Zhang, the Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, IMF, says challenges posed by COVID-19 pandemic and changes it has brought on the world will bring about new statistical demands.
The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the arrest of former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, following his repeated failure to appear for continuation of his trial on money laundering charges.
The Federal Government says it will launch the first National Investment Policy, a document that pulls together all the investment-related policies and regulations toward achieving sustainable economic growth.
The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Accord have once again dislodged some suspected bandits and kidnappers in parts of Katsina and Sokoto States.
The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, says it will implement the national minimum wage for workers in the territory to avert another strike.
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has declared that 99 percent of bandits terrorizing Katsina are based in Zamfara State.
The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, said the hike in the price of petrol was as a result of an American pharmaceutical company, Pfizer’s recent breakthrough in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ogun State Government is partnering with telecommunications service providers to provide free internet service to students for e-learning in public secondary and primary schools in the state.
The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, says it is expecting 23 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods from Nov. 16 to Dec. 3.
An Independent Panel has summoned the Chief Medical Director, CMD, Garki General Hospital, Abuja and the Registrar, Medical and Dental Practitioners Council, MDCN, to appear before it on December 2.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammad, has expressed concerns over what he called delay in Nigeria’s justice delivery system.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, In Nasarawa State, Iliya Aliyu, has cautioned the state House of Assembly to desist from resolutions that will set the electorates against the state government.
An electronics repairer, Samson Babalola, has petitioned the Ile-Tuntun Customary Court, Ibadan, to dissolve his 10 year-old marriage to his wife, Abosede, over death threats and alleged use of demonic powers.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has announced the results of the just concluded National Common Entrance Examination, NCEE, with 24,416 candidates scaling through, scoring a minimum of 66.
Korean Air Lines, South Korea’s largest carrier, says it wants to acquire its smaller domestic rival Asiana Airlines.
Elias Mbam, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi, has urged Governor Dave Umahi to move ahead with his plans to defect to the APC.
The Patrons Association of Imo Oil Producing Communities, PIOPC, has urged the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, to intervene in the release of arrested lawmaker, Heclus Okoro, in the ongoing crisis in the state assembly.