Do Not Accept Whatsapp Privacy Terms — FG Tells Nigerians

Federal government has made known its reservations concerning popular instant messaging app, WhatsApp, privacy policy. The government concerns was contained in a statement entitled ‘Whatsapp privacy policy changes: Implication for Nigerian users.’ and issued by the National Information Technology Development. In the statement signed by the agency’s Head of Corporate Affairs and External Relations at […]

Emirates Airlines Extends Flight Suspension In Nigeria 

Emirates Airlines has extended the suspension of flight with Nigerian passengers for 10 days to prolong the current face-off between the Federal Government (FG) and the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The suspension was imposed on January 28 and set to expire on Wednesday, March 10 but has been moved to March 20. Emirates in a release on […]

FG Opens Talk With China For Covid-19 Vaccine

The Federal Government says it has opened talks with China to have access to COVID-19 vaccines for Nigeria.   Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this in Abuja while briefing newsmen shortly after a bilateral meeting with the Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, who was in Nigeria on a working visit.   Mr. […]

100 Nigerians To Face Travel Ban, See Why

The federal Government of Nigeria has said that no fewer than 100 Nigerians would face a travel ban over violation of COVID-19 protocols.   This was disclosed on Thursday, December 24, by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.   The PTF said the Nigerians failed to get tested for the virus seven days after […]

NIMC Debunks Rumor That Those With BVN Automatically Have NIN

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has reacted to the claim that those who registered for BVN automatically have NIN.   According to NIMC’s spokesperson, Kayode Adegoke, the claim is incorrect as the commission must capture peoples’ data first before allocating NIN to them   Adegoke, however, admitted that the commission had earlier harmonised its […]

Ensure Monitoring of Borders To Prevent Smuggling – FG advised

Reaction has been trailing the re-opening of four land borders by President Muhammadu Buhari, Stakeholders and concerned groups, including the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry,  the Poultry Association of Nigeria and the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, in their separate reactions to the President’s decision,  said government must ensure proper monitoring of borders […]

FG Commence Registration of Rival ASUU Group

The Federal Government (FG) has commenced registration of a rival union to replace the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as ASUU members continue their 10-month old strike. The information was disclosed by Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige on Thursday in Abuja during a courtesy visit by the leadership of Congress of University Academics […]