Tag: commences

United Nigeria Airline commences regular flights to Owerri

By Chinelo Obogo, Lagos United Nigeria Airline will commence regular scheduled flight operations to the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport (SMICA) on Thursday, April 8. The inaugural Owerri flight will…

INEC commences voter registration June 28

By Ndidi Okodili, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will begin a nationwide Continuous Voter Registration on June 28 across the 774 Local Government Areas ahead…

JUST IN: National Sports Festival commences April 2

By Bisi Olaniyi, Southsouth Bureau Chief The National Sports Festival will hold from April 2-14, 2021, THE NATION has learnt. This was decided after a meeting between Minister of Youths…

Police commences enrollment of retired officers in NHIS

The Yobe State Police Command said that the second phase of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) enrollment of retired officers as directed by the office of Inspection General of Police…

● Aig-Imoukhuede Institute commences leadership programme for public servants

Our Reporter The Aig-Imoukhuede Institute and the Africa Initiative for Governance have announced the commencement of the AIG Public Leaders Programme in partnership with the University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School…

Water: Enugu govt commences total rehabilitation of 9th Mile Crash Programme ●

Determined to make sure satisfactory provide of potable water from Oji River, Ajali and Iva water schemes to Enugu metropolis, the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has awarded contract for…

VSF Commences Third Phase of COVID-19 Intervention Fund

Image Source: Victims Support Fund By Adedapo Adesanya The Victims Support Fund (VSF) has commenced the third phase of its N3.3 billion intervention fund for victims of the COVID-19…

Oyetola to Looters: No extension of amnesty, enforcement commences Thursday 

The Governor of the State of Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola, has said that there will be no extension of amnesty for those that looted both public and private property under the…

OndoDecides2020: Electorates Shun Social Distancing As Voting Commences

The governorship election in Ondo State begins peacefully with impressive voters’ turnout in most wards across the state. However, our correspondents observed that there was no social distancing at Sacred…

Disciplinary action commences against policeman, Obioma O. Obi who was seen in a viral video assaulting #EndSARS protesters

A discplinary action has been commenced against policeman, Obioma O. Obi who was seen in a viral video assaulting #EndSARS protesters.    This was confirmed by Imo police commissioner, Isaac O….

#EdoDecides: Voting Commences In Some Polling Units

The People of Edo State are all out to decide who rules the state for the next four years with the main contenders, Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic…

COVID19: MMF commences online medical intervention

 Moshood Adebayo  THE Murtala Muhammed Foundation (MMF) has launched a tele-medical  line in a bid to support the National Commission on Disease Control (NCDC) in its drive to reach  out…

JUST IN: Burial service for late NAF fighter pilot, Arotile, commences in Abuja

Molly Kiley, Abuja The burial service for the late NAF fighter pilot has commenced following the arrival of the special guest of honor and Minister of Defence, Bashir Magadhi, who…

Ekiti’s Ikun Dairy farm commences milk production

Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti The Ikun Dairy Farm at Ikun Ekiti, in Moba Local Government Area of Ekiti State, which was recently resuscitated, has started milk production for the first time…

Trial of doctor over patient’s death commences today

 Lukman Olabiyi  Federal High Court, Lagos, fixed July 9 (today) to commence the trial of Dr. Adepoju Anuoluwapo, who was docked for allegedly obstructing investigation into circumstances that led to…