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Rice seized by Customs was contaminated, not plastic – NAFDAC
The National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says the rice seized by men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) was contaminated and not plastic rice as purported by many. Acting DG NAFDAC, Mrs. Yetunde Oni, stated this on Thursday following completion of laboratory analysis on the seized rice.
Timi Frank faults Odigie-Oyegun’s claims on proposed mega party
The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has cautioned the party’s national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, against arrogance and over-confidence.He said such “comments from the leader of a ruling party may anger Nigerians against the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.”
Bob Bradley sacked as manager of Swansea City
Bob Bradley has been sacked by Swansea City after just 11 games in charge of the Premier League club. Sources close to the Swansea owners told ESPN that the decision to part company with Bradley, the first American to manage a Premier League team, was made with “great reluctance” because of a determination for the appointment to work.
NIPOST submits new Bill for amendment of Stamp Duty Act
The Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) has submitted a new bill for the amendment of the stamp duty act, 2004 to the National Assembly. The bill is aimed at modifying certain ambiguities in the act and legalising all collections through commercial banks from January 2017.
Tekno is on Billboard’s 10 Hip-Hop and R&B artistes to watch in 2017
Tekno has recorded another laudable feat in 2016 as he has been listed by Billboard Magazine as one of its 10 Hip Hop and R&B artistes to watch in 2017.