Maina was never reinstated, says Oyo-Ita

Winifred Oyo-Ita, head of service, says Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms (PTFP), was never reinstated into the civil service. She said this on Thursday during a hearing of the house of representatives ad hoc committee

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Lady trends online after undergoing 50 surgeries to look like Angelina Jolie

By Amina Isah, Abuja An Iranian teenager, Sahar Tabar, has reportedly undergone 50 surgical processes to look like her idol, Angelina Jolie. The 19 years old is said to be one of Angelina Jolie’s biggest fans and says she would

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Maina possesses 3 International Passports – NIS CG Reveals

Former chairman of the Presidential Pension Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, carries an American passport as he is a citizen of that country and also a Nigerian passport. This was disclosed by Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration, Muhammad Babandede, while

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Appeal Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto governor

The court of appeal, on Thursday, has dismissed the appeal case filed by Sen. Umaru Dahiru challenging the emergence of Governor Aminu Waziri Tanbbuwal as governor of Sokoto State. Recall that in June, An Abuja Division of the Federal High

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Nigerian Navy announces date for recruitment test

The Nigerian Navy says the aptitude test for the Direct Short Service Course 25 Enlistment Exercise is scheduled to hold in eight centres across the nation on Dec. 2. The Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Suleman Dahun, disclosed this

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Maina stopped receiving salary in 2013, says accountant-general

Ahmed Idris, accountant general of the federation, says Abdulrasheeed Maina,  former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms (PTFP), is not receiving salary as claimed by his counsel. Mohammed Katu, counsel to Maina had told the house of representatives ad

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Another Kogi civil servant commits suicide

Forty-seven-year-old Abdullahi Uye Zhiya, a civil servant from Oguma in Bassa Local Government Area of Kogi State, has taken his own life. This incident occurred barely a month after a top civil servant committed suicide over non-payment of salaries. Zhiya, a Chief Store

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Union Bank challenges final forfeiture of Ikoyi flat

Union Bank of Nigeria Plc has challenged the permanent forfeiture of the property known as Flat 7b No 16, Osborne Road Ikoyi, Lagos. It’s the property linked to the dismissed Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke

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House investigative committee commences hearing on Maina’s case

By Gbenga Odunsi, Yemi Esho, Abuja The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee set up to investigate the disappearance, return and reinstatement of the embattled former Minister of chairman of the Presidential Pension Task Force Team, Abdulrasheed Maina has commenced hearing.

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Four years after, peace returns to Youth Council of Nigeria

Peace has finally returned to the National Youths Council of Nigeria (NYCN), after four years of leadership crisis that rocked the body. The NYCN, an umbrella body of all the youths in Nigeria, had been operating under parallel factions since the

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