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Tinubu lauds Buhari, Masari over rescue of Kankara schoolboys

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The Nationwide Chief, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari for the immediate intervention in rescuing kidnapped college students of Kankara Authorities Science Secondary College in Katsina State.

Tinubu, in a press release on Saturday by his media aide, Mr Tunde Rahman, pressured the necessity for upgrading of the nation’s safety infrastructure.

Recall that over 300 schoolboys had been kidnapped by suspected bandits of their dormitory on Dec. 11.

The APC chief known as on the armed forces to resume themselves and put in efforts to make not solely the colleges secure for college kids, but additionally cities and villages.

He famous that no growth may happen in a local weather of concern, uncertainty, and insecurity of lives and property.

Tinubu additionally counseled Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, and the armed forces for working tirelessly to safe the discharge of the schoolboys.

“The short launch of the schoolboys from their abductors had vindicated the president in his untiring efforts to rid the nation of insecurity and see the again of bandits and insurgents within the land.

“The preliminary abduction of the over 300 Kankara schoolboys from their dormitory in broad daylight was unsettling and raises a severe concern.

“Nonetheless, their immediate rescue from their abductors is heart-warming.

“It vindicates President Buhari in his untiring dedication and dedication to rid the nation of insecurity and confront Boko Haram insurgents and bandits working in some elements of the nation,” he mentioned.

He famous that the laudable effort have to be sustained.

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“I empathise with the agonised dad and mom and relations of the kidnapped schoolboys and rejoice with them over the discharge of their youngsters from the jaws of the abductors.

“These boys should now be reunited with their households,” he mentioned.

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Uganda Switches On Web After Days Of Shutdown, Blocks Social Media

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The federal government of Uganda has switched on the web after it shut it down on Jan. 13, fearing that it could be used to incite violence and hate speech through the Presidential elections held on Jan. 14.

Ofwono Opondo, authorities spokesman mentioned that the web had been switched on after knowledge collected indicated that there could be no violence.

“Web was switched off as a result of individuals wished to unfold messages of hate and violence, in addition to discredit the integrity of our elections,” Opondo mentioned.

“We predict now individuals have come to phrases with the outcomes. Nonetheless, we stay on alert,” he added.

On Jan. 13, a day earlier than the nation went for presidential and parliamentary elections the web was switched off.


“No matter was achieved was achieved for the great of the nation. The opposition was affected and the ruling occasion was additionally affected. Even most of the people was affected,”
Opondo mentioned.

Though the web is now on, social media continues to be blocked.

Within the Thursday election, incumbent President Yoweri Museveni received with 58.64 per cent of the tallied votes whereas his closest rival Robert Kyagulanyi received 34.83 per cent.

The presidential race attracted 11 candidates.

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Committees to observe implementation in 36 states

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Coordinating committees have been set-up within the thirty-six states nationwide to observe the implementation and sustainability of the 774,000 jobs below the Particular Public Works programme.

The Minister of state for training, Emeka Nwajuba, revealed this to newsmen in Owerri, whereas flagging off the prolonged Particular Public Works, SPW, programme at Ahiajoku conference middle within the state.

The minister mentioned the setting of the coordinating committees was to actualize the essence of the programme of making job alternatives for the unemployed Nigeria youths.

He mentioned: “The plan of the federal authorities is to make use of this SPW, to cushion the impact of unemployment within the nation much more so by the covid-19 pandemic. And in doing this, federal authorities count on youths to reciprocate.

“To whom a lot is given a lot is anticipated. These works are public works of their nature. We’re inviting residents to return and be witnesses to how 1,000 individuals posted to a neighborhood authorities can not make any impression in bettering the services.”

On the sustainability and implementation plan, he mentioned: “NDE shouldn’t be an adhoc workplace. It exists within the ministry of labour and productiveness. We’ve arrange a coordinating committee inside the state to observe the implementation and sustainability of the programme.

“We’ve additionally taken duties at the same time as minister to observe the method, authorities shouldn’t be those that occupy workplace, authorities are the individuals who should see to the implementation of those programmes and we who on this state, wr will make sure that these given these duty ship them.”

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Talking the Imo state Governor, Hope Uzodimma, represented by his Secretary to the State Authorities, SSG, Cosmas Iwu, shortly mentioned: “President Muhammedu Buhari needs to be counseled. Our youths ought to reciprocate by taking this chance critically. What I’m saying is that those that received this chance should be serous about it.

“It is going to be recalled that 2 billion has been launched by the Hope Uzodimma authorities, inline with the empowerment of youths within the state, as a result of idle thoughts is a devils workshops. My easy recommendation is that our youths should not joke with the this chance.”

Including his voice, the Chairman Imo state choice committee, Okenze Obinna, mentioned: “I’m elated to welcome you to this occasion that is in fulfilment of president Muhammadu Buhari’s guarantees to have interaction Nigeria youths in contributing their quota within the growth of our communities.

“And, it’s at this level that i’ll like to tell you that we’ve 27,000 youths from, 1,000 per native authorities from the 27 native authorities areas of Imo state, They’ve been engaged efficiently, and within the course of, we ensured that each one curiosity teams had been captured.

“Nevertheless, I’ll wish to commend the members of the choice committee for his or her whole dedication in ensuring that this mission is achieved.”

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Lagos Taskforce to public sale 88 autos impounded for driving in opposition to visitors

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The Lagos State Environmental and Particular Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) Monday, stated it has obtained a Courtroom Order authorising it to publicly public sale 88 autos arrested for driving in opposition to visitors at completely different elements of the State

In a press release by the Head of Public Affairs Unit, Adebayo Taofiq, the Chairman of the Company, CSP Shola Jejeloye, disclosed that the 88 autos to be auctioned by the federal government have been impounded by the enforcement group of the Company and have been forfeited by Lagos State Cellular Courtroom.

He stated they have been all arraigned and forfeited by the court docket according to Half (3) merchandise (27) of the Lagos State Transport Sector Reformed Regulation of 2018.

CSP Jejeloye confirmed that the Public Public sale would maintain according to Covid-19 protocols on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, on the Company’s Automotive Park, (Behind Shoprite), Alausa, Ikeja.

He, due to this fact, warned motorists each non-public and business bus drivers to desist from driving in opposition to visitors (one-way), reiterating that any automobile impounded could be forfeited. He stated, “The penalty is outright forfeiture of such automobile to the federal government with none possibility of any superb.”

Whereas reiterating the state authorities’s zero tolerance for the violation of the legislation below any guise, Jejeloye stated  the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has directed the operatives of the Company to proceed prosecuting visitors offenders “till sanity is restored on our roads and law-abiding residents are allowed to commute with out being impeded by illegal people.”

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