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Insurgency: Mass surrender has prompted large scale humanitarian activities –NSA

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj..-Gen. Babagana Monguno (retired), says the wave of mass surrender of Boko Haram terrorists in the North East has prompted large scale humanitarian activities to rehabilitate and reintegrate the returnees back into the society.   Monguno made the disclosure while speaking on “Combating Persistent and Emerging Threats to Regional Peace […]

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NAGAFF seeks 14-day demurrage free period for containers

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) is a seeking 14-day demureage-free period for containers from shipping companies.   The National Coordinator of the NAGAFF 100% Compliance Team, Alhaji Ibrahim Tanko, disclosed this to journlaists on Friday after a meeting to address the impasse between shipping companies and freight forwarders.   The meeting […]

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Security agencies must respect disability law, recruit Persons with Disabilities – NASS

Rep. Miriam Onuoha, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Disability Matters, says military and paramilitary agencies must comply with the disability law which mandates all employers of labour to recruit persons with disabilities.   Onuoha said this at a one-day Round Table organised by Inclusion Magazine in collaboration with The Albinism Foundation (TAF) on Friday […]