Tag: civil

PDP Governors Call For Restructuring To Halt Drift Towards Another Civil War

Governors of the Peoples Democratic Power (PDP) have expressed fear that Nigeria may be headed to another civil war as “all our fault lines and differences are being stretched to…

COVID-19: FG Extends Work-From-Home For Civil Servants Till Month End

Folasade Yemi-Esan Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan has announced the extension of its work-from-home directive to civil servants on Salary Grade Level 12 and…

Leading civil society leader, Chukwuma dies

By Samuel Oamen Founder of Cleen Foundation, Innocent Chukwuma, is dead. He died on Saturday evening at 55 after he was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, an aggressive cancer of…

Civil society, the people and the Nigerian dire position

Nnedinso Ogaziechi   There is a popular saying that each society gets the leadership it deserves. That statement in no way absolves those who steal the will of the people…

Civil servants warned against sabotaging innovation in MDAs

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The federal government has warned civil servants against sabotaging Service Innovation in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). They have been advised to prevent the suppression of…

Civil Society Groups, PDP, Others Want Yahaya Bello Prosecuted Over Alleged Diversion of N300 Billion

… Gov’s Aides Avoid Response The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to immediately commence investigation on Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello,…

Nigerian govt restates ban on recruitment into federal civil service

The Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) says there is no recruitment into the federal civil service yet. Tukur lngawa, the Chairman, stressed that the ban on employment was still in…

Association Of Senior Civil Servants Honours Governor Oyetola

The Association Of Senior Civil Servants Of Nigeria, Osun State Branch has honoured the Osun Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, with the award of the Most Benevolent Governor in Nigeria for Year…

Governors, Abdulsalami: Ethnic profiling, clashes can trigger civil war

By Eric Ikhilae, Abuja, Precious Igbonwelundu and Alao Abiodun The 36 governors, under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), and former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, have…

Arewa Youth Forum to Buhari: Act now to prevent another civil war

The Federal Government has been called by the Arewa Youth Forum (AYF) to take urgent actions to douse the tension across the country caused by activities of armed Fulani herdsmen….

Rivers implements full minimum wage for civil servants

From TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt Rivers State government has stated that it has agreed with the Rivers State Chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), to address all pending labour…

Budget tracking: Citizens must take responsibility – Civil Rights Group

The Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, on Wednesday, revalidated his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with a call on the people of the state to…

● Civil Servants Mustn’t Be Forced To Join Political Party – Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani Former lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani has cautioned against forcing civil servants to join political parties. This is coming after allegations that the leaders of the All Progressives…

● Civil Service Still Government Main Power House – Gyang

Arch. Pam Dung Gyang retired as the coordinating chairman of the National Prototype Housing Scheme, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing. In this interview with ACHOR ABIMAJE, he recounts how…

● Southwest/Fulani crisis: Another civil war looms, ACF warns

From Noah Ebije, Kaduna and Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has warned that the ongoing disaster between the individuals of the Southwest area and the Fulani herdsmen…