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Gov. Al-Makura presents Staff of Office to new Emir of Nasarawa, Usman Jibril



Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, on Saturday, displayed top of the line Staff of Office to Alhaji Ibrahim Usman-Jibril, the previous Minister of State for Environment as the twelfth Emir of Nasarawa.

Al-Makura, while playing out the principal liturgy function in Nasarawa, said his organization had given highest need to the conventional foundation in the state, thinking about the significance of harmony to societal advancement.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Usman-Jibril was chosen as the twelfth Emir of Nasarawa and affirmed by the state government on Dec. 6, 2018 after the passing of the late Emir, Alhaji Hassan Ahmed.

He, in any case, encouraged the new Emir to be reasonable and only and to convey everyone along in light of a legitimate concern for harmony and improvement of the state.

The representative likewise approached him to join his kin and advance amicable and quiet conjunction among the general population of the territory and the state on the loose.

“I likewise approach one and all to help him to prevail in his obligations.

“I ask all of you to help government arrangements and projects at all dimensions to empower them to prevail in the assignment of administration,” he said.

Al-Makura said that his legislature had so far put such a significant amount in practically all segments of the economy of the state, including that such had direct bearing on the lives of the general population of the country.

The senator encouraged the general population of the state to keep on living in harmony and endure each other in light of a legitimate concern for improvement.

Prior, the Executive Chairman of Nasarawa Local Government Area of the state, Muhammad Sani, complimented the representative for the arrangement of Usman-Jibril as the Emir of Nasarawa, thinking about his abundance of experience and honesty.

He has additionally praised the representative for entering into training, water and wellbeing ventures amid his eight years residency.

In his comment, the Emir said thanks to Al-Makura for the respect and guaranteed to unite on the harmony building heritage of the quick past Emir.

He expressed gratitude toward the dignitaries who originated from far and close to beauty the event, wishing them safe voyage to their different goals.

He likewise guaranteed the senator that he would manage his kin with the dread of God and just to all in light of a legitimate concern for harmony and the general improvement of the nation.

NAN likewise reports that the event pulled in who will be who in the nation including the Chief of Army Staff, Lieut.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, the state Deputy Governor, Silas Agara, the state senator choose, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, the Speaker of the state Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi.

Others were: the conventional state rulers headed by the Emir of Lafia, Justice Sidi Bage, among others customary rulers, legislators, and other good wishes.

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Buhari approves new appointment




President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel




The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths




After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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