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FG, UN Sign New HIV/AIDS Agreement

The Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) on how to decisively win the war against the scourge in Nigeria. The agreement was signed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs,…

FG Orders Closure Of Borders For Elections

The Federal Government has ordered the closure of the nation’s borders for Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Muhammad Babandede said in a statement in Abuja…

FG Approves Visa Waiver For Election Observers

The Federal Government has approved visa fee waiver for accredited observers and monitors of Nigeria elections. Comptroller-General Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Muhammad Babandede, announced this in a statement in Abuja on…

Ghana Deports 723 Nigerians, FG Protests

The Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Michael Abikoye, has protested the inhuman treatment of Nigerians by the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) with the deportation of 723 Nigerians between 2018 and 2019. Mr Abikoye said this at a…

ASUU Threatens FG Again

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has warned the Federal Government against failing to disburse the N25bn agreed upon.It warned that should the Federal Government fail to disburse the N25bn agreed upon for revitalization of…