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CACOL Kicks As EFCC Promotes New Chairman Ahead Of Senate Screening
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CACOL Kicks As EFCC Promotes New Chairman Ahead Of Senate Screening

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership has faulted the hurried promotion of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, who is set to face Senate screening soon. The Executive Director of CACOL, Debo Adeniran, expressed his view during an interview with Sunday PUNCH on Saturday. Bawa, who was appointed by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on February 16, 2021, was on Grade Level 13 and a Deputy Chief Detective Superintendent. However, a lawyer, Osuagwu Ugochukwu, subsequently filed a suit before a Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to stop the Senate confirmation of Bawa. The lawyer argued that Bawa was not qualified based on Section 2 of the EFCC Act which states that a person who will be appoint...
Melania Trump Goodbye Message Promotes “Love Over Hatred, Peace Over Violence”
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Melania Trump Goodbye Message Promotes “Love Over Hatred, Peace Over Violence”

US First lady Melania Trump on Monday released a nearly seven-minute farewell message urging Americans to choose “love over hatred” and “peace over violence.” The video filmed at the White House was posted to Twitter fewer than 48 hours before President Trump leaves office Wednesday at noon. “As Donald and I conclude our time in the White House, I think of all the people I have taken home in my heart and their incredible stories of love, patriotism and devotion,” she said. The outgoing first couple will skip President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration in a historically rare snub. The Trumps are expected to be en route to Palm Beach, Fla., when Biden takes his oath of office. Trump leaves office amid the fallout from this month’s deadly Capitol riot staged by his supporters, wh...
IGP Promotes 82,779 Junior Police Officers
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IGP Promotes 82,779 Junior Police Officers

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni, has today, 23rd November, 2020 approved the promotion of Eighty-Two Thousand, Seven Hundred and Seventy Nine (82,779) Junior Police Officers to their next ranks. The promotion of the officers comprising 56,779 Sergeants to Inspector, 17,569 Corporal to Sergeants and 8,431 Constables to Corporal is part of the on-going efforts at boosting the morale of personnel and repositioning the Force for greater efficiency. Those promoted also include 86 junior officers negatively impacted by the ENDSARS riots – 16 got special posthumous promotion while 70 others injured during the violence arising from the ENDSARS protests were equally specially promoted. The IGP, while congratulating the officers, charged them to see their promotion as...
#EndSARS: Burna Boy Promotes Petition To Sanction FG In UK
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#EndSARS: Burna Boy Promotes Petition To Sanction FG In UK

Award-winning singer, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy is promoting a new petition in the United Kingdom to sanction the federal government and public officials for human rights abuses over the #EndSARS movement. The petition on the UK government and parliament website accused the government and the police of violating the rights of agitators protesting against police brutality. It urged the UK to implement sanctions that allow “individuals and entities that violate human rights around the world to be targeted.” “Deploying sanctions would provide accountability for and be a deterrent to anyone involved in violations of human rights,” it read. The singer who is currently in the UK urged British citizens and residents, to sign the petition, urging other p...
Former White House Butler, Wilson Roosevelt Jerman Dies of Coronavirus at 91
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Former White House Butler, Wilson Roosevelt Jerman Dies of Coronavirus at 91

Wilson Roosevelt Jerman, a former White House butler who served 11 US presidents from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Barack Obama has died of Coronavirus at 91. His granddaughter, Jamila Garrett confirmed to Fox News that Mr. Wilson' died on Friday, May 15. Wilson Roosevelt Jerman was one of the longest-serving employees, beginning his five-and-a half-decade career in 1957 as a cleaner under the Dwight Eisenhower administration. He was promoted to a butler by Former First Lady, Jackie Kennedy when John F. Kennedy came into office in the 1960s. 'Jackie O actually promoted him to a butler because of the relationship. She was instrumental in ensuring that that happened,’ Garrett said. Garrett described Jerman as a ‘family-loving, genuine man’. She said ‘he was always about ser...
FG Promotes 2,932 Senior Civil Servants
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FG Promotes 2,932 Senior Civil Servants

The Federal Government has approved the promotion of 2,932 senior civil servants in the federal civil service under the 2018 Directorate Level promotion exercise. This is contained in a circular by the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) with reference no: FC.6243/GOV/2018/VOL.ll/341 dated 5th August, 2019 and titled, “Promotion of Officers on SGL. 14 to 15, SGL. 15 to 16 and SGL.16 to 17 in the Federal Civil Service with effect from 01/01/2018”. The circular was signed by the commission’s new Chairman, Dr. Tukur Bello Ingawa, who resumed duty in December 2018. Six months after the examinations were conducted. The FCSC, which is the agency responsible for recruiting and promoting federal workers, conducted the promotion examination in July 2018 for both professional and ad...
Customs Officer Promotes Self To CG, Asks Hameed Ali To Hand Over
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Customs Officer Promotes Self To CG, Asks Hameed Ali To Hand Over

Nura Dahiru, an assistant superintendent of customs, on Monday promoted himself to the rank of deputy comptroller-general of Customs (DCG), claiming he was directed by President Muhammadu Buhari to assume the office of comptroller-general (CG). Sources at the Customs headquarters in Abuja told TheCable that Dahiru walked in Monday morning wearing the new rank, and went into the office of Hameed Ali, the comptroller general. “As he came in, officers were saluting him because he was wearing that rank,” one of the sources said. “Sometime in May, he had posted on Facebook that he had been directed by the president to take over from Hameed Ali, and today when we saw him in the new rank, we thought, indeed, he has been promoted and so directed by the president. He went inside the CG’s...
Here’s What Ohimai Amaize Thinks About Waje’s Public Outcry
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Here’s What Ohimai Amaize Thinks About Waje’s Public Outcry

Nigerian media personality, Ohimai Amaize popularly known as Mr Fix Nigeria, has reacted after Waje complained about the situation of things in Nigeria's music industry and worried she might have to quit music. Reacting to the video of Waje narrating her plight, Ohimai wrote: "I feel sorry for Nigeria. Creatives like Waje don't get appreciated and never really get the right kind of support in a place like Nigeria. Nigeria is the problem here, not Waje. Our system sucks. A system that downgrades the very best but promotes the fake and the empty!
Ecobank Rewards Excellence, Promotes 1,000 Employees
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Ecobank Rewards Excellence, Promotes 1,000 Employees

​The Management of Ecobank Nigeria Limited has announced the promotion of about 1,000 top performing staff. This latest promotion exercise is in line with its commitment to recognise and reward excellent performance amongst its staff. The promoted staff cut across all cadres of the workforce. Managing Director of Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan, who announced the promotions in Lagos, stated that the bank is fully committed to rewarding excellence and will continue to take appropriate positive actions in line with international best practice to sustain excellence in its work force. Akinwuntan stressed that Ecobank Nigeria would also continue to simplify its operations and enhance its systems to better serve customers so as to be ahead of the competition in the industry. ...
NBC Will Sanction Erring Sports Presenters, Zonal Director Says
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NBC Will Sanction Erring Sports Presenters, Zonal Director Says

Olajumoke Coker, a Zonal Director at National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), on Wednesday said the commission was ready to sanction sports presenters who violated its codes through unprofessional style of presentation. She disclosed this in Ibadan during a seminar organised by the Oyo State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Coker presented at the seminar a paper titled “Hyping, Praise-singing, Sports Rights and Acquisition’’. She said the hyping of sport events, enthusiasts or sponsors was one big issue the commission had been dealing with. The NBC official adding that a lot of sports presenters, especially the Yoruba sports presenters, were guilty of it. “Hype is when a presenter promotes products or services o...
Blac Chyna’s Mom Tokyo Toni Blasts Burna Boy
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Blac Chyna’s Mom Tokyo Toni Blasts Burna Boy

Blac Chyna’s mom Tokyo Toni has also slammed Burna Boy for allegedly threatening her daughter, over her visit to Nigeria to sell bleaching cream. Blac Chyna’s mom Tokyo Toni who stated that her daughter’s haters are all angry because they can’t afford to buy a $250 cream, added that her daughter is light-skinned and can do whatever she wants. Watch her video below;       View this post on Instagram   Facts only - full vid on YouTube link in bio — btw the “get the dirt of your face“ is a METAPHOR obviously ? . #tokyotoni #chyna A post shared by Tokyo Toni (@tokyotoni_mania) on Nov 25, 2018 at 2:44pm PST This is coming after Whitencious Boss, Dencia also slammed Burna Boy over his com...
INEC Promotes 7,330 Staff
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INEC Promotes 7,330 Staff

The electoral commission, INEC, has promoted 4,917 senior staff members. The promoted officials “were successful in the promotion exercise conducted at the Commission’s headquarters and state offices throughout the country between August and November 2017,” the commission stated. The commission, in a statement on Wednesday by Rotimi Oyekanmi, said the promoted staff represent “92.1 percent of a total of 5,335 staff (Grade Level 07-15) that were eligible to undertake the exercise.” “However, some 326 individuals, constituting 6.1 percent failed or absconded from the examination, while 92 persons on interdiction, representing 1.7 percent could not write the test. “The successful officers had secured the mandatory pass mark – 60, paving the way for their elevation.” INEC said i...
FirstBank Promotes Over 3000 Staff
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FirstBank Promotes Over 3000 Staff

FirstBank of Nigeria Limited has promoted over 3000 of its workforce in its recent promotion exercise targeted at rewarding staff for strong performance in driving the Bank’s business. The Bank in recognition of the hard work and contributions of staff rolled out unprecedented promotions across board, moving up over 3000 staff members in spite of the difficult economic down turn and challenging operating environment. In the bid to constantly improve employee welfare, career development and progress, FirstBank continuously develops its staff and invests in its talent pool. This year’s promotions was targeted more towards lower and middle management cadres within the Bank in recognition of their pivotal role in customer service delivery and the Bank’s transformational programme. ...
IGP Idris Promotes Policemen Who Killed Notorious “Vampire” In Imo State
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IGP Idris Promotes Policemen Who Killed Notorious “Vampire” In Imo State

The inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has promoted the policemen who participated in operations that lead to the death of the notorious killer, "Vampire" in Imo state. A facebook user, Muhammad Mammadi Maisarauta who also got promoted shared the news See what he wrote below; "The Galant Officers and Men of The IGP Intelligence Response Team IRT Who Participated in the Operations That led to the Death of the Most Deadly/Notorious Kidnapper in Nigeria, Henry Chibueze Aka Vampire in Rivers State, Arrest of 6 of his gang members and recovered Several AK47 Rifles/Ammunitions, have been Promoted by IGP Ibrahim Idris to their Next Rank. Morale of the Personnel is Seriously Boosted by this Good Gesture. Those who Got Promoted Recently (including my humble self) will be given I...