President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the termination of the appointment of Prof Charles Uwakwe as the Registrar and Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council.The President also dismissed four members of the management for various offences bordering on financial impropriety.Uwakwe had been suspended since May 2018 by the Federal Government over alleged financial mismanagement and abuse of office.Mr Abubakar Gana was appointed as the acting Registrar.Uwakwe and some top officials allegedly awarded contracts in the council to the tune of N25billion without following the due process.
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Tuesday, said that the nation is sitting on a keg of gun powder regarding the issue of fake news and need to immediately begin to go regulate the social media space. According to the Minister, the biggest challenge facing the country was the issue of fake […]
As Nigerians continue to express concern over the federal government’s new request for infrastructure loan from China, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the money is being put to good use and at such, there’s no cause for alarm. Speaking on Saturday, during the inspection of the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge […]
The Nigerian Postal Service Headquarters was on Wednesday hit by an early morning fire. The Federal Capital territory Fire Service personnel were, however, on hand to contain the fire, which attracted a large crowd at the busy Area 10, Garki, in Abuja. Efforts by a NAN correspondent to get information from officials of the service, […]