CISLAC Writes DG DSS, Decries Invasion of Office by Operatives

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC has written a letter of protest to the Director General, Department of State Services, DSS kicking against the storming of the premises of its office by operatives of the agency on Monday. CISLAC in a letter signed by Auwal Ibrahim Musa (Rafsanjani) its Executive Director, urged the DG to order an investigation into the storming of its office premises without prior notice by DSS operatives.The civil society group also called on the DG to call his men to order. The letter dated 29thDecember 2021 reads:”NTIMIDATION & PROFILING OF CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS DURING THE…

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Amaechi is a Vain and Diabolical Liar who thinks He Can Get VP Slot by Attacking Jonathan

Chairman of the Oyo Pacesetter Transport Company, Dare Adeleke has described the current minister of transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi as a vain and diabolical liar over his recent statement on former president, Goodluck Jonathan.  Amaechi had, Sunday said amount left in the country’s coffers by former President Goodluck Jonathan was not sufficient enough to last for three weeks. The minister, during a Channels Television programme, said President Muhammadu Buhari cleared some rot in the system when he came into power in 2015 and also diversified the economy. He added that Buhari…

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PRESIDENT BUHARI COMMISSIONS ORIENTAL ENERGY RESOURCES’ STATE-OF-THE-ART AIRCRAFT HANGER AND ANCILARY EXECUTIVE FACILITIES AT MAIDUGURI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

…as Oriental Energy Resources Chairman, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, OFR, extols Julius Berger’s Engineering construction quality. Oriental Energy Resources Limited founded by renowned industrialist, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, OFR, scored a high mark on its infrastructural contribution to the country’s development last Thursday when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the company’s new ultra-modern aircraft Hangar at the Maiduguri international airport in Borno State. The works also included the cast of an apron slab and a new taxiway constructed to connect the Hangar to the main runway of the Maiduguri International Airport The Hangar…

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You are a Committed Leader who has Brought Great Development to Oyo – PTS Chair, Adeleke Celebrates Makinde At 54

The Executive Chairman, Pacesetter Transport Service (PTS), Hon Dare Adeleke has congratulated Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde on the celebration of his 54th birthday anniversary describing him as a selfless leader who is committed to human capital and infrastructural development. Hon Adeleke, in a congratulatory message made available to Press men, commended Makinde for his developmental strides which cuts across all nooks and crannies of the state, saying the leadership qualities exhibited by the governor has culminated into the good governance that Oyo residents are enjoying. His words: “At…

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Julius Berger Abumet Shares Love at Christmas, Donates food and treated Mosquito Nets to the Less-Privileged in Abuja

In the spirit of the season, Abumet, Nigeria’s leading full-service aluminium and glass solutions company has donated food items and insecticidal treated nets to the less privileged in its host communities within the FCT. Some of the communities that benefited from the company’s recent Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) gesture are Idu-Paipe, close to the Idu Railway Station, and Piwoyi Community along the Airport Road, in Abuja. At Idu-Paipe, the company reached 540 households through the distribution of Insecticidal Treated Nets (ITN) to students and staff of LEA Primary School, Idu…

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RAPE & DEATH OF KEREN: THE INTELLIGENCE UNIT OF THE COALITION UNMASKS MERCERCENARIES BEHIND PRO-PREMIERE ACADEMY NGOs

… Blast Delta State Government for working against #Justice4Keren The Intelligence Unit of the Coalition of Gender Based Violence Responders has unmasked those parading themselves as members of the Civil Society who met with Premiere Academy, Lugbe, Abuja last week and thereafter issued a statement that showed that they were not interested in seeking the truth about why and how Keren-Happuch Aondodoo Akpagher died, but in diverting attention from the real events, which led to the 14 year old girl being hospitalised and eventually dying.According to a statement on behalf…

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ELECTORAL BILL: NASS Cannot Afford to Disappoint Nigerians -CISLAC

21st December 2021,The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Transparency International (TI) Nigeria would like to express our disappointment over the failure of the president to sign the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021. In furtherance to this, we strongly urge the National Assembly to veto the president on this matter. Elections remain a critical aspect of democracy as it is the gateway for all citizens to achieve their aspirations for democracy, and a transparent election can only be achieved by creating a legal framework a robust legal framework that can…

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Rattawu NTA Headquarters Confers Award of Excellence on Usman Jahun, CG Vigilante Group of Nigeria

The NTA Headquarters chapter of the Radio, Television and Art Workers Union (RATTAWU), Abuja, recently presented an Award of Excellence to the Commander-in-Chief of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN), Osman Muhammad Jahun PhD. The award was presented by the Director General of Nigeria Television Corporation (NTA) Asabe Akmodi to the recipient. In his statements, Director General (General Directorate) NTA Yacoub bin Muhammad congratulated the CG VGN for his hard work in combating the security challenges affecting Nigeria due to the good work he is doing. “That is why today,…

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The North and The Rest of Us -by Moji Danisa

In the north are Taraba, Kebbi, Kaduna Adamawa, Borno and others with whole Christian communities. As a matter of fact, it is estimated that 40% of the north is Christian. A 2010 Google report  placed Christian population in the north at 49.3%. Muslim was 48.8 percent and 1.9 formed others. Also in the north are several tribes. Hausa and Fulani are just two of them. Hausa to the northerner is pidgin English to the southerner.Admittedly, not every northerner voted for Buhari. The Kano INEC commissioner and his family perished in…

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Uniform For Journalists -by Uzor Maxim Uzoatu (Boroja)

There is this friend of mine, a very evil wag named Vitone, who keeps stressing that journalists must be made to wear uniforms like policemen.My friend argues that the role of journalists as societal watchdogs places them on the same pedestal as the police.He then goes ahead to drop the bombshell that journalists actually collect more bribe than policemen; whence the need for journalists to have the same make of uniform as their colleagues in bribe-taking, that is, the police!Given that I am the poet just moonlighting as journalist, let…

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