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    The Federal Government on Thursday said it would mobilize civil servants to drive the national campaign for integrated Primary Health Care (PHC) services. The government said that the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) would achieve this collaboration with development partners. Mr Saadu Salahu, Head, Public Relations Unit, of the agency gave the hint ...
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    The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called on the Federal Government (FG) to look into the plight of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) or face the wrath of students. Mr Chinonso Obasi, National President, NANS who gave the threat in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja on Monday said ...
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    The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers says it will not support the sale of NNPC’s assets without proper consultation with labour unions in the petroleum sector. Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, the South-West Chairman of the union, made the declaration in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Lagos. Accoring ...
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    The Federal Government has paid 81 months pension arrears which were incurred from 33 per cent pension increment, but left 87 months outstanding. The money was paid to Police, Customs, Immigration, Prisons  and civil service pensioners. A detailed  breakdown of paid pension arrears and outstanding months were made available to journalists in Abuja, when the Senate Committee ...
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    A former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Alhaji Abdullahi Dikko, has returned N1,040,000, 000 to the Federal Government. Dikko, who served as the head of customs between August, 2009 and August, 2015, became the subject of an EFCC investigation last year when the commission established that about N40bn was diverted from the coffers of ...
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    The Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has directed the FCT Police Command to arrest any motorist that beats traffic lights in Abuja for psychiatric evaluation. The minister also instructed the FCT Health and Human Services Secretariat to make ambulances available at traffic interchanges to convey any motorist arrested by the police to undergo ...
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    FROM Joe Effiong, UYO, WE have heard of such names as Madam Due Pro­cess, Madam NAFDAC and the advocacy by the former first lady of Nigeria for the women to be given 35 percent of all positions in government. Dr Uduak Okon, a youth advocate has equally and gradually assumed the sobriquet of Madam 10 ...