COVID-19 Vaccine Will be Administered Free To Nigerians – PTF Coordinator

Administered Free

COVID-19 Vaccine Will be Administered Free To Nigerians – PTF Coordinator       The Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 on Wednesday disclosed to Nigerians that the vaccine for the deadly virus will be administered free when vaccination begins in Nigeria. National Coordinator of PTF, Sani Aliyu made the disclosure in Abuja during an interview on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily. According to the Coordinator, President Muhammadu Buhari has given the PTF the mandate to proceed with preparations with regard to the vaccine. “The President has also given us…

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Yuletide: FG Declares December 25, 28 And January 1 As Public Holidays

FG Declares December 25

Yuletide: FG Declares December 25, 28 And January 1 As Public Holidays         The Federal Government has declared December 25, 28 and January 1, 2021 as public holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day, and New Year Celebrations respectively. Dr Shuaib M.L Belgore, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja to mark the Christmas and New Year celebrations respectively. The statement added that Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, the Minister of Interior approved the dates on behalf of the…

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Unity Bank Corpreneurship Challenge Produces More Winners

Corpreneurship Challenge

Unity Bank Corpreneurship Challenge Produces More Winners         Unity Bank’s flagship business plan competition for National Youth Service Corps members, Corpreneurship Challenge, has produced three more winners. The winners who include Ejidike Vitalis, Aromire Yusuf, and Sanni Adeola emerged during the final pitch for NYSC 2020 Batch B, Stream 1B corps members, held at the Lagos NYSC Orientation camp on Monday. A Zobo beverage processing plant business plan by Ejidike Vitalis, a Pharmacy graduate from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka emerged the best plan, winning the N500,000 grant.…

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ASUU Suspends Nine-Month-Old Strike

ASUU Suspends Nine-Month-Old Strike

ASUU Suspends Nine-Month-Old Strike       The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on Wednesday “conditionally” suspended its strike, ending a protracted industrial action that commenced in March. ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi made the announcement during a briefing of the union in Abuja, explaining that the development followed the agreement reached with the Federal Government and a meeting with its National Executive Council (NEC). He said the suspension of the strike takes effect from tomorrow, Thursday, December 24th, 2020. While warning that the union would return to strike…

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NAOSRE Congratulates General Buratai on African Stewardship 2020 Man Of The Year Award

Buratai Thanks Buhari For Support

NAOSRE Congratulates General Buratai on African Stewardship 2020 Man Of The Year Award         The leadership and members of the National Association of Online Security Reporters, (NAOSRE) has congratulated the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on his emergence as Man of the Year in the African Stewardship Magazine 2020 honours. Conveying the congratulatory message, President of the association, Mr. Oyewale Femi stated that NAOSRE is in agreement with the parameters that qualified General Buratai for the award. “NAOSRE congratulates the Chief of Army Staff,…

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COVID-19: FirstBank Launches ‘Mask Up, Stay Safe” Campaign

Stay Safe

COVID-19: FirstBank Launches ‘Mask Up, Stay Safe” Campaign         First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider has announced its ongoing digital campaign “Mask Up, Stay Safe” as part of its advocacy to encourage everyone to consciously protect one another against the COVID-19 pandemic. The digital campaign which is designed to employ a fun approach to urge and engage its stakeholders on the need to observe the safety and precautionary guidelines during the festive season is implemented using the Bank’s customized face…

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