FG okays 6 months imprisonment for smoking in public

6 months imprisonment for smoking in public ,The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided by President Goodluck Jonathan has approved a fine of between N50,000 to six months  imprisonment or both for individuals who smoke in areas not designated.

The penalties for corporate offenders varied from N1million to N5million and one year to two years imprisonment for the chief executives of such firms.

It has also approved the total ban of all forms of advertisement of tobacco and would not accept gifts of any kind from the tobacco firms. Read More »

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Wow| See Goodluck Jonathan’s daughter’s wedding pictures

Today President Goodluck Jonathan’s first daughter, Faith Sakwe Elizabeth got married to her heartthrob Godwin Edwards Osim in Otueke, Bayelsa state.

The wedding ceremony was attended dignitaries from all works of life. Speaking during the ceramony, President Jonathan urged Nigerian couples to love and endure each other to guarantee a successful marriage.

He said,”Endurance is the ingredient for marriage; for any marriage to last endurance is key. It is a painful joy; my wife and I are happy and we appreciate you for witnessing the marriage of our daughter. People that saw me today didn’t recognise me. I am preparing to be a grandfather,” Jonathan said humorously Read More »

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House Help Who Killed Chief Magistrate Confesses

House Help Who Killed Chief Magistrate Confesses! Read Why - David Idah, the houseboy of  the retired Chief Magistrate, Funmilola Timeyin who murderd her at her residence in Laderin Estate in Abeokuta on March 28th has confessed to the killing of his boss. David Idah says he killed her because she sacked him.David Idah, in an interview with Punch, said he had a very good relationship with his late boss, Funmilola Timeyin when he newly started working for her, but that things went sour between them when she started to complaining every time about his attitude. Read More »

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NECO GCE Result 2013 Out on mynecoexams.com

NECO GCE Result 2013 is out on the result-checking portal at www.mynecoexams.com. November/December SSCE Candidates who took part in the 2013 NECO GCE can now check their results online.

Statistics available at the time of publishing this news has revealed that 58.81% of the 61,759 candidates that participated in the exam made credit passes in Mathematics while 48.77% of the candidates in English Language.

NECO GCE Result 2013
How To Check NECO GCE Result 2013 Online

Candidates who want to check the result of 2013 NECO GCE should follow the steps outlined below to view:
Go to the NECO Exam result-checking website at www.mynecoexams.com/results/default.aspx
Select Examination Type (i.e Nov/Dec)
Select year of examination (i.e. 2013)
Enter your card PIN number
Enter your Examination Number
Finally, Click on “Check My Result” button. Your NECO Nov/Dec 2013 result will then appear on the Computer screen.

You should print a copy of your result in order to have a hard copy of it. We wish candidates who took part in the NECO November/December examination the best as they check their results.

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NECO releases 2013 Nov/Dec examination results

The National Examination Council (NECO) on Friday released the 2013 November/December examination results.

The Registrar of NECO, Prof. Promise Okpalla, who announced this in Minna, said that out of 51,759 who sat for the examination 31, 201 candidates scored credits in Mathematics.

Okpalla said 28,113 candidates, representing 48.7 per cent of the candidates scored credit in English Language.

He said that Zamfara recorded the highest cases of malpractice in the examination, with 6.14 per cent and was followed by Imo with 5.28 per cent.

The registrar said that there had been improvement in NECO results in the last three years.

He attributed it to its collaboration with stakeholders and security agents, especially the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.

Okpalla said that the council fared well in the conduct of the examination in spite of challenges it faced, and called for sustained cooperation from the public and stakeholders.

He said Zamfara and Imo topped the list of states with the high cases of malpractice, the Federal Capital Territory and Bayelsa recorded zero per cent in cases examination malpractice.

He stressed that the council had maintained zero-tolerance for examination malpractice “through the adoption of effective quality control measures.”

In his contribution, Chairman of NECO Board, Dr Paddy Njoku, commended the council for the painstaking manner it was conducting its activities.

Njoku urged every stakeholder in the education sector not to rest on his oars until cases of examination malpractice in the country were reduced.

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African Movie Academy Awards 2014 Nominees are Uche Jombo-R, Desmond Elliot, Joselyn

Naija Gist|2014 edition of the African Movie Academy Awards 2014 scheduled to take place at the oil-rich state of Bayelsa in Nigeria in the next couple of weeks.Africa Movie Academy Awards 2014

The nominations into the 27 categories of the awards were announced by the AMAA Jurors at a well-attended gala night which took place at the Emperor Palace Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa. Read More »

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Nigeria Police Academy Admission Application Form 2014

Nigeria Police Academy admission application form for 2014 is still on sale. The Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, Kano admission application for the 2014 year was billed to be concluded on 31st March,2014. The closing date has now been extended.

In a statement released on the official website of Nigerian Police Academy, Kano, we have the following

Nigeria Police Academy Admission Application Form 2014

This is to inform the general public that the sale of online application forms for admission into the second course of the degree programme of the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, will commence on Tuesday 18th February, 2014 and end on the 31st March,2014. Admission to the Academy is open to both male and female Nigerians of good character. Read More »

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Coca-Cola Nigeria Recruitment 2014 (G T P) Application

Coca-Cola Nigeria Recruitment 2014 of Graduates is currently ongoing. The Coca-Cola Nigeria Graduate Recruitment programme for 2014 has been kick-started with the commencement of application. Interested and equally qualified persons should read the requirements and how to apply below.

At the Coca-Cola Company you can cultivate your career in a challenging and dynamic environment. We are the largest manufacturer and distributor of nonalcoholic drinks in the world-selling more than 1 billion drinks a day. Unlock your full potential with a future-focused company that is known and respected throughout the world.
Coca-Cola Nigeria Recruitment 2014 (Graduate Recruitment Program)
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Check IMSU Admission List 2013/2014 (Final Post UTME List ) Online

Imo State University (IMSU) Final Post UTME List Admission List for the 2013/2014 academic session is out. This IMSU (supplementary) admission list is the final one for the 2013/2014 admission. Candidates who applied for the 2013/14 admission via UTME and haven’t found their names on previous admission lists should check this final one

How To Check the 2013/2014 IMSU Supplementary Admission List Read More »

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ADSU Supplementary Admission List 2013/2014 Online Checker

Adamawa State University Supplementary Admission List 2013/2014 is out. The released ADSU Admission list is the supplementary list for the 2013/14 session . Candidates whose names appear on the list have been offered provisional admission

How To Check ADSU Supplementary Admission List 2013/2014 Online

The Adamawa State University (ADSU), Mubi admission list for supplementary admission has been uploaded online. The admission list is in PDF format and can be downloaded from the admission list-checking portal of ADSU. Read More »

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