The Federal Government has called on the United States of America to consider the long-standing relationship between the two countries and reverse its Visa restrictions on Nigeria.
The immediate past governor of Osun State and current Nigerian Interior Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has commended his successor, Gboyega Oyetola, over his good performance as Governor of the State, describing him as “a cerebral man”.
The Federal Government has declared Monday as Public Holiday to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Mawlud which is in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, Oct.1, as public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary.
Professor Ishaq-Akintola, MURIC director.
As Muslims all over the world celebrated Hijrah Day as the new Islamic year kicked off on Monday, September 2, 2019 corresponding to 1st Muharram, 1441, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), an Islamic human rights organization, had a grouse with the Federal Government of Nigeria (FG) over the non-declaration of the day as a public holiday.
The United States Embassy in Nigeria has reacted to the decision of the Federal government to reduce visa application fee for Americans.
The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has approved the decrease of Visa charges payable by US citizens in line with reciprocity policy as recommended by the Committee. was set up to conduct due diligence in line with the Ministry’s extant policy on reciprocity of Visa fees.
The immediate past Governor of Osun State who is a minister designate, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Wednesday described advertisement as a tool undermining the culture and tradition of African societies.
A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Adebisi Yusuff, has enjoined political officers holders to identify with the people, noting that this would encourage them (electorates) to come out en masse to participate in electoral process.