Ugwuanyi appoints Jay Jay Okocha, ex-NBC boss, others as reform c’ttee members

Former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha and former Director-General of Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Mr. Emeka Mbah, are among professionals, technocrats and experts, inaugurated yesterday by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as members of the last batch of the sectoral ad hoc committees to review various sectors and design roadmaps for optimised service delivery and advancement of good governance. Governor Ugwuanyi recently inaugurated the first batch of seven ad hoc committees in education, health, public service reform, security, justice, water and chieftaincy/community matters sectors. Inaugurating the remaining five…

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We’re looking at producing solar-powered cars -UNN

The University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, has proposed producing solar-powered cars as an improvement to its 5-seater electric bus it unveil at Nsukka Campus on Monday. Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Charles Igwe, who spoke with Vanguard on Tuesday said that as a step forward to the innovation, the university has already commenced in its laboratory, the process of using solar energy to power an improved bus from what it has invented using electric energy. He however said that the university was more concerned about producing solar power systems…

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123 promoted prisons officers decorated in Enugu

One hundred and twenty-three officers of the Nigeria Prisons Service, Enugu State Command, who went through the 2018 promotion exercise, were yesterday decorated with different ranks.   A breakdown of the promotion showed that 29 were promoted to ranks ranging from ACP to DCP; 64 junior staff, while 30 were non-commissioned officers. It was learned that some of the promoted officers had been stagnated for 10 to 16 years on one rank. The exercise attracted officials of the sister-security outfits such as the Police, Army, Civil Defence, NAPTIP, among others.…

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