SCID Lagos gets new ultramodern statement taking/interview room

In furtherance to ensuring a safer and crime-free Lagos, the Lagos state Commissioner of Police Zubairu Muazu on Tuesday commissioned an ultramodern and state-of-the-art facility for interviewing and recording statement of crime suspect(s) at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID)…

Yam association urges FG to sign trade agreement with EU (Vanguard)

The National Association of Yam Farmers, Processors, and Marketers on Thursday urged the Federal Government to sign trade agreements with European Union (EU) to secure duty-free yam export to Europe. The association in conjunction with the Technical Committee on Nigeria…

EU to fund open-source bug bounty program (ITProPortal)

Starting next year, cybersecurity-savvy individuals can get their hands dirty with a total of 14 projects. Here’s a cool way for white hat hackers to earn themselves some nice greens. The European Union is funding a bounty hunter program for…

*Muri-Okunola appointed as new HOS (Punch)*Why I rejected Jonathan’s $5m offer in 2015 – Hamzat (Independent)

December 30, 2018 Muri-Okunola appointed as new HOS (Punch) Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Sunday approved the appointment of Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola as the state’s 21st Head of Service. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib…

Osinbajo in Vienna for Africa, Europe heads of govt meeting

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is in Vienna, Austria for the Africa-Europe High Level Forum with other African and European Heads of States or Government holding on Monday, December 17, and Tuesday, December 18. At the High-Level Forum, hosted by the…

EU envoy wants end to gender-based violence in Nigeria (Guardian)

11 December 2018 The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Ketil Karlson, has advocated an end to gender-based violence in Nigeria. He urged relevant stakeholders and authorities to engage in aggressive…

European Union leaders approve Brexit plan (NPR)

Discussions of a Brexit deal came to an end as European leaders signed off to split from Britain early Sunday. The agreement will head to British Parliament for an approval vote in December, which could determine whether or not the…

Britain’s Brexit minister quits over May’s deal (VOA)

Britain’s Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has resigned, saying he “cannot in good conscience support the terms proposed for our deal with the EU.” The resignation is a big blow to Prime Minister Theresa May, who is scheduled to address lawmakers…

Full text of President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech at the Sèmè-Kraké Joint Border Post handing-over ceremony

It is my pleasure and honour to address you today on this occasion of the official Handing-Over Ceremony of the Sèmè-Kraké Joint Border Post between The Federal Republic of Nigeria and The Republic of Benin. Let me first begin by…

Jim Ovia: Putting the shine on Africa’s rise -Magnus Onyibe

When Emmanuel Macron , President of France, Theresa May, prime minister of the United Kingdom,UK and Angela Merkel, president of Germany recently embarked on state visits to major African countries back-to-back, it was a clear testament to the fact that…

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