President Buhari approves payment of new minimum wage to pensioners.

President Buhari has approves payment of new minimum wage to pensioners. President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of new minimum wage to pensioners.The Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, Dr Chioma Ejikeme, who confirmed this at a news conference in Abuja said that with the presidential approval, PTAD had been empowered to start the […]

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PDP asks DSS to question Akpabio over banditry

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the Department of State Services (DSS) and other security agencies to invite the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio for questioning. In a statement by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan,PDP urged the secret service to compel Akpabio to name politicians in the All Progressives Congress that are […]

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President Buhari re appoints Chief Executive Officers in Government establishments.

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of different Chief Executive Officers in Government establishments for the next four years.In statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity,Garba Shehu the reappointees are Otunba Segun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Mr Folorunso Coker, Director-General, Nigeria Tourism Development […]

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NSCDC assures Nigerians of adequate security at Nation’s Airports.

The Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ahmed Audi, PhD, mni, has assured Nigerians that a highly coordinated approach has been put in place to avert the looming threat of attack on Airport facilities across the Country. In a statement by the Director, Public Relations National Headquarters,DCC Olusola Odumosu said the NSCDC boss […]

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Nigerian Governors’ Forum seeks partnership with the police on security.

Nigerian Governors’ Forumseeks partnership with the police on security. Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, and his Kebbi State counterpart, Mr. Abubakar Bagudu, who is also the Chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, have met with the acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to seek ways of […]

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Federal Government introduces scheme to reduce out-of-school children

The Federal Government in collaboration with the European Union has introduced an Accelerated Basic Education Programme to allow disadvantaged children between 10 and 18 years have access to basic education towards reducing the number of out of school children in the country. The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), Professor Ismail Junaidu, […]

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Workers Day :FG Declares May 3 Public Holiday.

NTA Ado Ekiti News The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3, 2021, as a public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers Day Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, made the announcement in a statement and congratulated the Nigerian Workers for witnessing this year’s celebration commending them for their patience, understanding, […]

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