Day: July 6, 2019

AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS: A BRIEF HISTORY

Africa is a Country will be covering the tournament more intensively this time around on a brand new page: Football is a Country. We’ll start with a very brief and very selective tournament history. The very first CAN was organised to mark the Confederation of African Football’s (CAF) official launch in Khartoum in 1957, making Africa’s continental […]

CUSTOMS PROMOTES 1,924 JUNIOR OFFICERS

The management of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has approved the promotion of 1,924 junior officers with effect from January 1, 2018. The Public Relations Officer of the service, Joseph Attah, 51 Assistant Inspectors of Customs (AIC) have been promoted to Inspector of Customs (IC), General Duty, while 48 Assistant Inspectors of Customs (AIC) moved […]

APPOINTMENTS: BUHARI RETAINS 11 AIDES

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointments of 11 personal staff. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement said the appointments took effect from May 29, 2019. Those affected are Mohammed Sarki Abba, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Household and Social Events); Ya’u Shehu Darazo, Senior […]

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