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Recruitment Of 1,007 Workers Into Civil Service- Ogun State

The Ogun State Government says it has recruited 1,007 workers into its civil service. The state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Adedayo Adeneye, said this in a statement on Sunday. Adeneye said the government absorbed 803 officers...

Nigeria Customs Service Hands over seized items To IDPs

The Nigeria Customs Service has handed over seized items, including food and clothes and toiletries, as relief materials to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Adamawa state. Presenting the items at a ceremony Thursday in Yola, the chairman of...

EFCC Uncovers 37,395 Ghost Workers In Federal Civil Service

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has uncovered 37,395 ghost workers on the Federal Civil Service payroll, its Acting Chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has said. Magu, who spoke at an anti-corruption sensitisation programme, organised by...

Secret Service Gun Down Armed Man Outside White House

A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man who brandished a weapon near the White House on Friday afternoon. Secret Service officers repeatedly ordered the man to stop and drop the gun, David A. Iacovetti, the Secret Service’s deputy assistant...

Domino's Planning Drone Pizza Delivery Service In New Zealand

Domino’s Pizza is planning to become the world’s first company to offer a commercial drone delivery service after conducting a trial run in New Zealand. The pizzamaker carried out a demonstration delivery by drone in Auckland yesterday, and...

Eight Corps Members To Repeat Service Year In Kaduna

Eight Corps members deployed to Kaduna State under the Batch B 2015 of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) are to repeat their service year in the state. The NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mohammed Momoh, made the disclosure in Kaduna yesterday...

BBC Launches Pidgin Service

A new language service for digital platforms in English-based Pidgin for West and Central Africa has been launched by the BBC World Service.<br /><br />Pidgin is one of the most widely-spoken languages across the region, even though it...

China Bans Children From Attending Church Services

Authorities in China have tightened their grip on the country's churches by ordering that children are to be banned from joining religious groups.<br /><br />The ban also prohibits children from attending religious sermons and other...

Facebook Just Launched Its “Food Ordering Service

[img caption="Facebook Just Launched Its "Food Ordering Service""]https://techviral.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Facebook-Food-696x365.png[/img] <p style="text-align: justify;">Facebook unveiled an innovation...

Lil Uzi Vert Sentenced To Community Service

<br> Lil Uzi Vert Sentenced To Community Service Lil Uzi Vert landed himself in trouble for multiple traffic violations while driving a dirt bike in Atlanta last year and now his charges have finally been resolved.<br> TMZ reports that...

Photos: Meghan Markle Joins The Royal Christmas Day Service

All eyes were on newly-engaged Meghan Markle and pregnant Kate Middleton today as the pair joined the Royals for their annual Christmas Day celebrations.<br /><br />Meghan, Harry, Kate and William arrived at the 11am Christmas Day...

Google is shutting down its goo.gl URL shortening service

URL shorteners can be both useful and fun. Google's take on the tech launched in 2009, and added a third-party API, the ability to create QR codes and the power to link right to iOS and Android apps. Even Keanu Reeves has a URL shortener named...

Eskom will need R69 billion to service its overflowing debt

Jabu Mabuza addressed the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises on Wednesday and announced Eskom is owed R20 billion by municipalities. Jabu Mabuza: Eskom continues to drown in debt The chief executive announced that the power utility is in a...

Hotel historians are on the rise and at your service

Ken Price was hired 36 years ago as director of public relations at the Palmer House Hilton. But it’s his other gig at the renowned Chicago property that speaks more to him: that of hotel historian, an official title he has held for 11 years....

MEC aims to provincialise Gauteng emergency services

[img][/img] Gauteng health MEC Bandile Masuku said his department was hoping to put Johannesburg emergency workers under the auspices of the provincial government by January next year. This as suspended firefighters working for Emergency Management...

Brace for a wet weekend, says weather service

The country has experienced very little rain of late, but the South African Weather Service said yesterday we might be in for a wet weekend. Meanwhile, a hopeful water and sanitation department (WSD) said rain would be helpful for dam levels if it...

Friends and family honour Xolani Gwala at memorial service

The little girl, dressed in a red skirt and a pristine white shirt, looked up at her father whose face towered over the people gathered in the cavernous hall&#8230; She scurried over to him and reached out her little hand to touch him one last...

SA game hits Apple’s gaming service

Apple Arcade, a gaming subscription service for Apple devices, hosts over 100 games to its platform, with one of them being homegrown. The South African-made Cricket Through the Ages, now available on the service, takes players through major...

Pastor flogs church members for not attending service (video)

A Ugandan pastor Paul Muwanguzi has not spared his congregants who missed his previous service. The supposed man of God is seen in a video canning both old and young members who defaulted in attending church. In the viral video, they were seen lying...

Weather Service issues flood warnings for parts of South Africa

Following a weekend of heavy rains, the South African Weather Service (SAWS) has issued a flood warning for parts of Gauteng, North West and Mpumalanga. “We have from Sunday until Monday issued a ‘watch’ for possible flooding over the eastern...

Mpumalanga storm was a tornado, weather service confirms

The supercell storm that ripped through Mpumalanga between Ermelo and Piet Retief on Friday was a tornado, the South African Weather Service (SAWS) has confirmed. After speaking to the owner of Taaiboschspruit farm, Kurt Paul, the SAWS established...

Switching to a better email service: some Options

[img][/img] Cable company-provided email services are far from the best on the block, and in some cases, they may even disappear if you move or switch to a different internet provider, taking years of history and saved emails with them. You would...

Wesselsbron protesters wreak havoc over service delivery

The Public Order Policing (POP) unit has been deployed at Wesselsbron, in the Free State, on Wednesday 19 February, after protesters from the Monyakeng community burnt tyres and looted tuck shops over a lack of service delivery.&nbsp; Angered by...

Lip service or for real? Bulls promise more attacking rugby

[img][/img] Given that they&#8217;ve failed to score a try in 160 minutes of Super Rugby in 2020 it&#8217;s currently only lip service, but the Bulls insist they&#8217;ll be a far more attacking unit in this weekend&#8217;s meeting...

Freeze shades members who travel far to attend church services

Controversial On Air Personality, Daddy Freeze is back to his game once again with criticizing Christians actions. The Cool FM OAP this time around called out church members who travel far to attend church services. He revealed that there was no...

SA Blood Service assures public that donations are safe

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) has urged members of the public to continue with blood donations, despite the coronavirus outbreak. It said in a statement that &#8220;the coronavirus cannot be transmitted through blood...

DA calls on food delivery to be classified essential service

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it will write to Minister of Tourism, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane to request that she urgently asks the executive to amend the Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) lockdown regulations in order to...

DStv to bring Easter service to your home

Various religious groupings will be able to tune in to their Easter services during the Covid-19 lockdown from the comfort of their homes, thanks to a collaboration between the communications department and the Multichoice Group. In response to a...

NYSC: 22 Kano Corpers To Repeat Service Year - Coordinator

[img caption="File Photo"]https://www.tori.ng/userfiles/image/2019/jul/29/NYSC.JPG[/img] The Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC in Kano, Alhaji Ladan Baba says no fewer than 22 out of the 2018 Batch B Stream ll Corps members...

Senator Dino Melaye leads worship service in church (video)

Senator Dino Melaye visited The Apostolic Church in Ketu area of Lagos State with his father on Sunday August 4, and they took part in the LAWNA convention at the church. A major highlight of the event was moment the Senator representing Kogi West...

Beware! Immigration Service Raises Alarm Over Fake Recruitment

Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Muhammad Babandede, Tuesday advised Nigerians to desist from patronising fake recruitment sites as the Service was not recruiting. The spokesman of NIS, Mr Sunday James, in a statement...

Breaking News: Ex-Head Of Service, Tinubu Is Dead

[img caption="Alhaji Rafiu Tinubu"]/userfiles/image/2019/sep/05/Rafiu%20Tinubu.JPG[/img] According to Sun News, a former Head of Service in Lagos State, Alhaji Rafiu Tinubu is dead. Tinubu died in Abuja on Wednesday at the age of 75, after...

Trade ban report: Google Services could return to Huawei

Huawei’s latest announcement that their new flagship, the Mate 30 Pro and the rest of the Mate 30 series would not be launched in South Africa has left a lot of smartphone users unsure about the future of the Chinese brand. Up until the...

Disney+ releases 3-hour trailer for the streaming service

[img][/img] How best to illustrate the depth of content coming to the US launch of streaming service Disney+? The Mouse House put together a trailer filled with 10- to 20-second snippets to show it can compete with, or complement, established...

SA flights disruption latest: When will normal service resume?

Thousands of travellers have been left stranded or seriously delayed in South Africa on Tuesday, after four major airlines saw flights grounded over safety concerns. Mango, SAA, BA and Kulula saw their services disrupted earlier this morning,...

Trains set alight at Cape Town Station, services suspended

[img][/img] A number of motor coaches and passenger coaches were destroyed in a fire at the Cape Town Railway Station in the early hours of Thursday morning. According to Jermaine Carelse, spokesperson of Cape Town Fire and Rescue, the...

Funeral services adverts are enough to raise the dead

Funerals make me cry. And so they should, seeing they’re indicative of death. But they also make me laugh hysterically as sold by wily undertakers on television channels. Specially targeted are viewers of eNCA almost hourly. These adverts fit...

Stormers and WP secure the services of eight Springboks

Western Province Rugby and the Stormers have secured eight of their Springboks with a round of contract renewals that grounds the franchise for the 2020 season. All the other Super Rugby franchises have suffered significant losses in terms of...

Kanye West to bring his Sunday Services to the world

The &#8216;Bound 2&#8217; rapper reportedly has big plans to spread the word across the world, starting in Europe and Africa after success in North America. And now Kanye has no plans to tour traditionally anymore and instead wants to work...

Discovery Primary Full Service School ready for 2020

[img][/img] On the first day of school, we visited the Grade R class at Discovery Primary Full Service School in Discovery on Johannesburg&#8217;s West Rand where we spent some time with the children, spoke to some of the parents and also...

Outgoing Tshwane mayor points out service delivery successes

[img][/img] Outgoing Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has chalked up the cancellation of the controversial GladAfrica contract as one of his successes during his tenure. On Tuesday, Mokgalapa, who recently announced his intention to resign at the end...

ZCC Easter pilgimage, other services to go ahead&#8230; for now

The annual gathering of the Zion Christian Church is expected to continue, despite Minister of Health Dr Zweli Mkhize raising concerns about religious gatherings over the Easter holidays due to Covid-19 gathering momentum in the country. Every year...

No word from ZCC as mega churches cancel Easter services

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, and President Cyril Ramaphosa&#8217;s ban on public meetings of more than 100 people, megachurches around the country have opted to cancel Easter services that would have seen more than 100 congregants...

Ipid to continue with certain services during lockdown

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) has announced that it will continue with some of its services during the nationwide lockdown announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday. Ipid&#8217;s Sontaga Seisa said the department...

Health services are facing their biggest test ever

It is 6am and a queue of patients spanning half-a-block is lined up outside Discovery Clinic, a public health facility along Goldman Street near Florida in Johannesburg. New protocols put in place to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus means...

Tempers Rising As FG Mulls Sack Of Service Chiefs

[img caption="President Muhammadu Buhari"]https://www.tori.ng/userfiles/image/2019/jul/16/Buhari.JPG[/img] Tempers are rising in the country following kidnappings and killings allegedly wrought by herdsmen over cattle-grazing crisis which...

Pressure Mounts On Buhari To Fire Service Chiefs

[img caption="President Muhammadu Buhari"]https://www.tori.ng/userfiles/image/2019/jul/23/Buhari.JPG[/img] President Muhammadu Buhari has been asked to sack Service Chiefs over insecurity and banditry in Nigeria. This call was made on...

Man walks into a church, steals a bag during service (video)

A video trending online shows the moment a man entered a church and stole a bag. The man was captured on CCTV as he walked into an Anglican church in Lagos to steal a woman’s bag In the surveillance footage, the man is seen entering the compound...

New fleet to boost service delivery in Emfuleni municipality

In an effort to accelerate service delivery in Emfuleni Local Municipality (ELM), mayor Gift Moerane launched 45 new service delivery vehicles on Wednesday, reports Vaal Weekblad. The vehicles were acquired through a transversal contract from...

City of Joburg slowly resumes services after cyber attack

[img][/img] City of Joburg systems are expected to be back online by the end of the weekend, following a cyber attack. The City on Thursday night announced a breach of its network on and shut down its website and all e-services as a precautionary...

Service provider pulls cyberplug on City of Joburg

The City of Joburg’s information and communication technology (ICT) system was brought down on Tuesday due to a contractual dispute with a service provider which left the metro without internet or e-mail access. Most services have been reinstated....

Tshwane metro suspends bus service, again

[img][/img] A Re Yeng Bus Rapid Transport and Mamelodi bus operations were again suspended in the Tshwane metro on Monday evening, reports Pretoria East Rekord. “All A Re Yeng Bus operations will remain suspended until further notice,” roads and...

Is Kanye West taking his Sunday Service to a strip club?

A strip club has offered Kanye West the opportunity to host his Sunday Service at their New York City venue The 42-year-old rapper has previously hosted his faith-filled concert in two separate prisons, and he has now been offered the chance to take...

Normal SAA services resume as strikers vow to eliminate graft

While fighting the national carrier for a raise for workers the past week, the unions involved in the strike at SAA said they were determined to eliminate corruption and prevent privatisation of the airline. The unions said they could save South...

Services suspended after trains set alight in CT

A number of motor coaches and passenger coaches were destroyed in a fire at the Cape Town Railway Station in the early hours of Thursday morning According to Jermaine Carelse, spokesperson of Cape Town Fire and Rescue, the City&#8217;s Fire and...

Northern Cape correctional services officer arrested for rape

A correction services officer in Kimberley, Northern Cape, was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly raped a 20-year-old woman&#8230; According to the police, the officer, who works at the Tswelopele Maximum Correctional Centre, allegedly raped...

Blackouts affect police helplines, ATMs &#038; public services

Rolling blackouts in South Africa have affected some public services over the last few days, including the police&#8217;s emergency phone line in Port Elizabeth, and some ATMs In Port Elizabeth, the 10111 lines were down on Tuesday morning and...

Richard Maponya memorial service date confirmed

The memorial service of the late Richard Maponya will take place at the Rosebank Union Church on Wednesday. The was confirmed by family spokesperson Mandla Sibeko, who confirmed to the Sowetan that the memorial service would take place at 38 St...

Protest action halts Rea Vaya Bus services in Soweto

Rea Vaya Bus Transit issued a notice on Tuesday morning to warn commuters of imminent disruptions, due to protest action. Protesters are currently blocking access to Kilpspruit Valley Road in Soweto, according to Rea Vaya. It is not yet clear what...

Rhema Bible Church suspends Sunday services

In light of the recent outbreak of Covid-19, Rhema Bible Church leader Ray McCauley has announced the cancellation of Sunday services with immediate effect. All eyes have been on religious organisations following Ramaphosa&#8217;s ban on public...

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