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General Abdulsalami Abubakar reveals how MKO Abiola died

FORMER Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar has broken his silence on how winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election late Moshood Kashimawo Abiola died... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 hrs ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Pickering, Susan Rice, Ambassador Babagana Kingibe, Moshood Abiola, Former Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar

Buhari is clueless, Ayo tells Obasanjo

THE National Chairman, People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, yesterday, described the President Muhammad Buhari administration as clueless and piling eternal debts for this and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 15 hrs ago | seen 157 times

Tags: PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, President Muhammad Buhari, Olusegun Obasanjo

Rivers APC tells Gov Wike, forget politics, fight the soot

THE Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, says despite the best efforts of the party to discourage the politicization of the fight against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 16 hrs ago | seen 110 times

Tags: APC, Rivers State, Gov. Nyesom Wike

Tinubu’s camp, others move against consensus

AHEAD of the February 26 national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, there are underground moves by some powerful stakeholders in the party to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 16 hrs ago | seen 71 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

AMCON invitation by EFCC another bad image for Buhari government

  By Andrew Onyejuruuwa   For those who may not know, the invitation of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON),... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 21 hrs ago | seen 441 times

Tags: All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari,Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, Ahmed Lawan Kuru (ALK), chairman of the Econo

SERAP takes Buhari govt to ECOWAS Court over ‘secrecy in spending of loans, debt crisis’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari over “secrecy in the spending of loans so far... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 21 hrs ago | seen 61 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, SERAP

2023: Okowa, Ibori, Uduaghan bull session on next gov

AS Governor of oil-rich Delta State from 1999-2007, glitzy and powerful Chief James Ibori, an Urhobo from Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area in Central senatorial... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 215 times

Tags: Okowa, Ibori, Uduaghan, Delta State, PDP

Ogun launches OP-MESA, declares war on kidnappers, ‘yahoo boys’

OGUN State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has disclosed the plan of his government to set up its own financial crimes agency to deal with internet frauds... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Dapo Abiodun, OGUN State, OP-MESA

Golden State Warriors star makes game-winning score on the buzzer

STEPHEN Curry hit the first buzzer-beating game-winner of his NBA career to help the Golden State Warriors to a dramatic win over the Houston Rockets. The sides... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 105 times

Tags: STEPHEN Curry, NBA, Golden State Warriors

Polymer Institute appeals to Buhari to sign its bill into law

THE Polymer Institute of Nigeria (PIN) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the institute’s bill, to enable it perform its duties professionally, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Polymer Institute of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Paul Mamza,

What contractors did to complete road to Buhari’s Kaduna residence

CONSTRUCTION work on the portion of Sultan road, which leads to the Kaduna residence of President Muhammadu Buhari, was intensified ahead of the president’s visit, Daily... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 1,689 times

Tags: Malam Yusuf Ibrahim, Nasir El-Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari, Ronchess Global Resource Plc

IPMAN President decries delay in payment of bridging claims

THE new National President of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Debo Ahmed, has appealed to  the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Alhaji Debo Ahmed, Mr Habu Fari, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, Chinedu Ukadike, Chief Linus Mgbakogu, Chief Benjamin Omale, Mr Omololu Omotaduwa, Mr John Kekeocha, Alhaji Zar

Certificate of Occupancy: Ondo Govt. sensitises public on reduced costs

 The Ondo State Government on Friday embarked on road show to sensitise members of the public on reduced costs of getting Certificate of Occupancy(C of O)... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 160 times

Tags:  The Ondo State Governmen

Nigerians regret electing president Buhari — Ortom

GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, on Thursday, said Nigerians are feeling very sorry for electing President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Governor Samuel Ortom, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Livestock Law: Police, sister agencies assure Delta C’ttee of support

The Police and sister agencies in Delta have assured the Delta Livestock Management Committee (DLMC) of support for the peaceful implementation of the livestock law to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Delta Livestock Management Committee (DLMC), Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Department of State Services (DSS), Chief Julius Egbedi, CP Muhammed Ari,

Judge my government fairly, Buhari tells Nigerians

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has asked Nigerians to assess him on the campaign promises he made ahead of the 2015 elections and assured that his administration was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 151 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Muhammadu Isa,

Rice pyramid false, big mistake electing President Buhari, APC – Ortom…

….Nigeria cannot display rice pyramid and masses are hungry …..signs amended Benue grazing law proving stiffer penalties for offenders GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Thursday, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 450 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom, APC, Open Grazing, President Muhammadu Buhari

Presidential aide lauds Nigerians who consistently promote peace

 MALAM Gambo Manzo, the Special Assistant to the President on Political Affairs in the Office of the Vice President, has lauded Nigerians who have consistently promoted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 88 times

Tags: MALAM Gambo Manzo,Timothy Nwachukwu, President Muhammadu Buhari

The loneliness of an expired president 

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu      IT's not only drugs that expire; presidents also expire. There are expired drugs and there are expired presidents. You can quote me... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 118 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, General Ibrahim Babangida, Uzor Maxim Uzoatu, Dr Reuben Abati, President Goodluck Jonathan, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Presidential aide lauds Nigerians who consistently promote peace

Malam Gambo Manzo, the Special Assistant to the President on Political Affairs in the Office of the Vice President, has lauded Nigerians who have consistently promoted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Malam Gambo Manzo, Super Eagles, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Buhari recalls how he survived Kaduna bomb attack

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday recalled how Boko Haram terrorists “wanted to blow me”, saying that he survived because “my escort somehow stopped them”. He spoke while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari

Nasarawa State Fire Service saves N5.6bn property in 2021

The the Acting Director, Nasarawa State Fire Service, Mrs Hannatu George, says the service has saved  property valued at more than N5.6 billion from being destroyed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 31 times

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North Korea hints at possible restart of nuclear tests

After the United States (U.S.) imposed new sanctions, North Korea has indirectly threatened to start testing nuclear bombs and intercontinental missiles again. North Korean state media, KCNA,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 34 times

Tags: United States (U.S.), North Korean state media, KCNA, Pyongyang,

Buhari’s visit: Residents lauds Gov. El-Rufai’s urban renewal projects

Some residents of Kaduna state have commended the urban renewal projects of Gov. Nasir El-Rufai led administration being inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Gov. Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari,

KAROTA reduces tricycles’ operational permit from N8,000 to N5,000

THE Kano State Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA)  has reached an agreement with tricycles operators in the state to reduce their operational permit from N8, 000 to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Kano State Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA),Mr Abba HikiAlhaji Nabulusi Abubakarma,

Kaduna Govt sets aside N6.6bn for township roads in 2022

 The Kaduna State Government has earmarked N6.6 billion for the construction of township roads in 2022. The budget document, obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Kaduna State Government, Mr Godwin Akau,

‘Dangote refinery to cut Africa’s petrol imports by 36%’

AFRICAN Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) has said the establishment of Dangote Oil Refinery will bring about a 36 percent reduction in the importation of petroleum productions... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: African Petroleum Producers Organisation, Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim,

Rice pyramid: Kaduna Dealers, consumers commend FG, anticipate price crash

 CONSUMERS and businessmen dealing in rice in Kaduna have commended the Federal Government for initiating the rice pyramid, hoping for reduction in price of the commodity. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 79 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari

‘Nigeria made 17.67m barrels of oil in 2021

THE total volume of crude oil and condensate that Nigeria produced last year was 17,686,919 barrels, The Nation learnt yesterday. The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission,

FG to initiate Fact-finding process on fuel subsidy removal

THE Federal Government, yesterday, said it would initiate a fact-finding process to determine the true state of affairs on the issues surrounding the removal of fuel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Mohammed Bello, Ahmad Lawan, Lai Mohammed, Zainab Ahmed, President Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi.

Oluwo advocates return of WAI, seeks death penalty for drug dealers

OLUWO of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi has urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to consider introducing the War Against Indiscipline (WAI) policy of 1984 to tackle drug... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: OLUWO of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, President Muhammadu Buhari, WAI

AFCON 2021: Food vendors record sales boom at Agege Stadium

Food vendors and other petty traders around Agege Stadium, Lagos, are enjoying trade boom from the 10 sponsored viewing centres for the ongoing 33rd African Cup... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Lagos State Government (LASG), Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Lagos State Football Association, (LSFA), African Cup of Nations (AFCON),

Fire Outbreak in Ibadan School: Oyo Govt restates commitment to protect schools

THE Oyo State Government has restated its commitment to collaborate with relevant agencies to curb fire outbreaks in public schools The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Oyo State Government, Nureni Aderemi Adeniran,

Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 204 times

Tags: Judge Joseph Leeson Jr, Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

Buhari tells Reps to act on 3 anti-corruption bills before the house

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the House of Representatives to consider and pass the Proceeds of Crime Bill, the Whistle-Blower Bill and the Witness Protection Bill... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Muhammadu Buhari

Wabote refutes Frank's allegation of code of conduct breach

TIMI Frank, a former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, may be biting more than he could chew for making false allegation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 16 times

Tags: Jackson Ude, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Frank, All Progressives Congress

Ondo govt intensifies campaign against open defecation

The Ondo State Government says it has resolved to completely eradicate open defecation in all parts of the state to ensure a cleaner and healthier society. Mrs... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Ondo State Government, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Mrs Yetunde Adeyanju,

Senate rescinds decision, approves direct and indirect party primaries

THE Nigerian Senate has rescinded its earlier decision on making direct primaries the only method of electing candidates by political parties. At the resumption of its session... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Senator Ahmad Lawan, Yahaya Abubakar, Yahaya Abdullahi, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Garba Shehu follows Tinubu media support group on twitter

THE Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, has started following the Tinubu Media Support Group on Twitter. Shehu, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu, Tinubu Media Support Group

LIRS announces January 31 deadline for filling annual tax returns

THE Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, LIRS, says it is reminding businesses and employers of labour of their statutory obligation to file annual income tax returns... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, Ayodele Subair,

President Buhari embarks on two-day official visit to Kaduna State

 THE people of Kaduna State are set to receive President Muhammadu Buhari,  who is expected in the state Thursday on a two-day working visit, reports the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 31 times

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Murder of Benue revenue staff raises controversies

AUTHORITIES of the Benue State Internal Revenue Service, BIRS, have appealed to security agencies to unravel the circumstances under which a staff member, Sixtus Terfa Akure,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Terfa Akure, Catherine Anene, Mimi Adzakpe-Orubibi, Benue State Internal Revenue Service

FG to begin nationwide sensitisation on LPG adoption, expansion

Mr Dayo Adeshina, special assistant to the vice president on Liquified Petroleum Gas says a nationwide sensitisation campaign on LPG adoption and expansion will soon commence.   Adeshina,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Mr Dayo Adeshina, Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG),

Buhari presents NCC, FJSC nominees to the senate

THE Senate yesterday received a request to confirm the nomination of Prof Mansur Auwalu Bindawa as non-executive commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. The request was... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Mahmud Abubakar Magaji, Nnamonso Ekanem, Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof Mansur Auwalu Bindawa

Increase in fuel price looms as NEC ‘recommends N302 per litre’

The National Economic Council, NEC, has recommended an increase in the pump price of fuel, according to TheCable. Petrol price currently sells between N162 and N165 per... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Ahmed, Nasir El-Rufai, NNPC, Yemi Osinbajo, TheCable

PDP describes the rice pyramid of Buhari, APC

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday described the rice pyramids of the All Progressives Congress, APC and its government as a pyramid of lies. The party lampooned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Debo Ologunagba, PDP, APC

Buhari’s former campaign coordinator dies

Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Coordinator of President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) has passed on. Pasali was said to have died in an Abuja Hospital, after a protracted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Alhaji Danladi Pasali, President Muhammadu Buhari

Who actually unveiled the rice pyramids?

A lot of controversy is following, just as it preceded, the unveiling by President Muhammadu Buhari of pyramids of reportedly 13 million bags of rice in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Nigeria Daily, Muhammadu Buhari

Lawan counters finance minister's claim on fuel subsidy

HAJIYA Zainab Ahmed, the minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, is yet to comment on the position of senate president Ahmed Lawan that president Muhammadu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Paul Alaje, People Democratic Party, Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, Ahmed Lawan

Revealed: Why many power elite can’t wait for Buhari to leave office

THE Presidency has said the political elite have become wary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s stay in office because he has blocked their free access to public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu,

Nnamdi Kanu: Heavy security as court set to deliver judgement

HEAVILY armed security operatives have cordoned off the roads leading to the premises of Abia State High Court complex located on Ikot Ekpene Road Umuahia as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB, Abia State High Court,

Senator Lawan clarifies Buhari's stand on fuel subsidy removal

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has not directed anyone to implement fuel subsidy removal, President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has declared. He spoke after meeting Buhari at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Senator Ahmad Lawan, Zainab Ahmed, Chief Ernest Shonekan, President Muhammadu Buhari

Dapo Abiodun tells his stewardship as the governor of Ogun state

MR. president, I most heartily welcome you on behalf of the government and good people of Ogun State to your second home, the Gateway State. Your... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Dangote, Herbert Wigwe, Abdul Samad Rabiu, Babatunde Raji Fashola

How APC governors arrived at Feb. 26 convention date

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the weekend foiled a plan to shift the party’s convention. The governors at a meeting in Abuja voted for the convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prince Uche Secondus, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Kayode Fayemi, Senator John James Akoanudoedehe,

Buhari condemns UAE attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has denounced as worrisome escalation, the drone strikes in the United Arab Emirates that caused explosions and a deadly fire outside the capital,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 125 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu,

Herders Invasion: Delta Govt tasks Uwheru community on peace

Delta Government on Tuesday urged the people of Uwheru Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area to sheath their sword and embrace peace in the wake... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Delta State Livestock Management Committee (DLMC),Julius Egbedi, Godwin Adode,

First Lady unveils APC Progressives Women Academy Mobile App

Nigeria`s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday unveiled a mobile application for the All Progressives Congress (APC) Progressives Women Academy.Mrs Buhari performed the unveiling at the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC), Stella Okotete,

Declare war on bandits - Senate to FG

WORRIED by the continued cases of banditry in the country especially in Niger State, with massive killing and wanton destruction of property, the Senate yesterday asked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 120 times

Tags: bandits, NEMA, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Sadiq Umar

Electoral Bill: Gbajabiamila insists on direct primaries as the best

DESPITE President Muhamadu Buhari’s opposition to the direct primary clause in the Electoral Act (Amendment Bill) 2021, Femi Gbajabiamila, speaker of the House of Representatives, has... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Muhamadu Buhari, Femi Gbajabiamila

National Assembly to revisit electoral bill on Wednesday

FEMI Gbajabiamila, the speaker of the house of representatives, on Tuesday, said the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2021 will be re-introduced into the House, reworked and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Muhammadu Buhari

FG to inject 10m gas cylinders for sale nationwide

The federal government says it will inject 10,000,000 cylinders  of the Petroleum Liquified Gas into circulation nationwide to increase access to the commodity.   Alhaji Musa Ibrahim, the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Dayo Adeshina, Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG),

Electoral Act Amendment: Matters arising

By Naomi Sharang, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) The Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021, passed by the National Assembly on Nov. 9, 2021, was meant to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sen. Kabiru Gaya, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, Sen.Bassey Akpan, Femi Gbajabiamila, NCC, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi,

FG processing MRA’s request for specialized team to prosecute perpetrators of crimes against journalists

THE federal government has said that it is processing a request by Media Rights Agenda, MRA, for it to establish a specialized team of prosecutors to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Edetaen Ojo, Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Abubakar Malami, Media Rights Agenda,

2023 Presidency: Buhari's special adviser vows to work against Tinubu

BABAFEMI Ojudu, special adviser to Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, has declared that he will not work for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, BABAFEMI Ojudu

Imam of Peace decries continued detention of Nnamdi Kanu

MUSLIM influencer and reformist Imam, Mohammad Tawhidi, popularly known as Imam of Peace, has called out President Muhammadu Buhari over the continued detention of Nnamdi Kanu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Mohammad Tawhidi, Imam of Peace, Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB, president Muhammadu Buhari

We are launching 2nd satellite in orbit - Pantami

NIGERIA is to launch a second satellite (Sat 2) into the orbit to boost the nation’s satellite communications’ capacity. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Isa Ali Pantami, Zainab Ahmed, President Mohammadu Buhari

List of bandits and their leaders in Zamfara

A university don, Dr. Murtala A. Rufai of the University of Sokoto has enumerated the number of bandit leaders and estimated followers in Zamfara State, which... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 136 times

Tags: Dr. Murtala A. Rufai, University of Sokoto, bandits, Zamfara State

Mbazulike Amechi cries foul as IPOB grounds S-East

Threatens to withdraw effort to release Kanu As sit-at-home grounds S-East; markets, shops, banks, other commercial activities shut •Deploy political solution, Nzuko Umunna urges Buhari FIRST Republic Aviation Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Nzuko Umunna, Buhari, Mbazulike Amechi, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu

Residents of South East observe sit-at-home order as hoodlums hijack the exercise

By Benprince Ezeh MANY residents in the South East on Monday failed to resume their normal business activities in spite of the announcement that Monday’s sit-at-home order... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Enugu State, sit-at-home, IPOB, Emma Powerful, NNamdi Kanu

APC: Aisha Buhari wants better strategies for greater women representation

The first lady, Aisha Buhari, has called on women of  the All Progressive Congress (APC) to adopt new strategies to ensure more women participation in decision... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Aisha Buhari, Dr Jewel Howard-Taylor,

FRSC pledges more collaboration with Lagos Govt.

Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Lagos, Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, has pledged more collaboration with Lagos Government to enhance seamless traffic control in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA),

Banditry’ll not end - Gov. Matawalle

THE Zamfara State governor, Bello Matawalle, on Monday said that banditry in his state will not end soon because of the caliber of individuals behind it. Recall... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Gov. Bello Matawalle, President Muhammadu Buhari, Banditry

2023: NASS retransmission of Electoral Bill stands – stakeholders

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, stakeholders, Monday, said the National Assembly retransmitting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari stands in the interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 76 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NASS, INEC, Prof Attahiru Jega

Coalition urges Ebonyi govt to strengthen democratic governance, cautions against alleged harrasment

Ebonyi State Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (ESCCSOs) has called on the state government to promote robust engagement and interaction with civil society groups  in the state. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Ebonyi State Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (ESCCSOs), Dr Kelechi Okezie,

Buhari greets ex-Sec.-Gen., Commonwealth, Anyaoku at 89

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday felicitated former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 89th birthday on Jan. 18. In a congratulatory message by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Commonwealth, Mr Femi Adesina,

IPMAN BoT warns against proposed inauguration of parallel NEC

The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned against the planned inauguration of a parallel National Executive Committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), National Executive Committee (NEC), Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Justice Musa Muhammad, Mr Tunji Adeniji,, Alhaji Abdulk

Simbi Wabote and the Burden of Leadership

By Kingsley Okeke   IT was an inspiring speech; indeed, it was not the formulaic expressions often associated with heads of government agencies in Nigeria. But the audience... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 392 times

Tags: Simbi Wabote, Shell Petroleum Development Company, Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board,

Matawalle accuses political bandits of inflating figures of killings

BELLO Matawalle, Zamafara State governor, has accused ‘political bandits’ of increasing figures of killings in the state. He disclosed this to State House correspondents on Monday after... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Bello Matawalle, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Ohanaeze shortlists Amaechi, pledges N10b for Igbo Presidency

AN attempt by the Ohanaeze Ndigbo to seek the support of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) in its bid to woo and support the presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 213 times

Tags: Rotimi Amaechi, Peter Obi, Okorocha, Umahi, Buhari, Yerima Shettima, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Arewa

Minnesota Timberwolves take advantage of injury-hit Golden State Warriors

A depleted Golden State Warriors side suffered a 119-99 defeat to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday. The Warriors were without star players Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Golden State Warriors, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant

FG hails NCC’s commitment to enhancing digital skill in youths

THE Federal Government has applauded the commitment and dedication of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) towards enhancing digital skills development among youths, through implementation of various... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Adegboyega Oyetola, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Prof. Adeolu Akande, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Deploy political solution on Kanu, Igboho, Nzuko Umunna urges Buhari

TO douse the building tension in the polity especially in the South-East, the Igbo Think-Tank group, Nzuko Umunna, has once again called on President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 93 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nzuko Umunna, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Ohanaeze Ndigb, Igboho

Bad economy forced us out of towns, cities, Anambra residents complain

WITH the increasing hardship occasioned by the bad economy in the country, many residents in Anambra State say they have been forced to relocate to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Anambra State,

NNPC exchanged N1.64 trillion worth of crude Oil for refined products last year

NIGERIA’S crude oil valued at N1.64tn was exchanged for refined Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, under the Direct Sale Direct Purchase arrangement from January to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Nigerian National Petroleum Company

Buhari will soon to end insecurity - Tinubu

THE former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will “use all means necessary to eliminate the insecurity situation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria, Others’ under-performance causes OPEC to miss production target

THE inability of Nigeria and other members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to pump enough crude oil has resulted in the overall failure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries,

IPMAN warns tanker drivers to stop meddling in association’s affairs

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned some petroleum tanker drivers to stop meddling in the association’s affairs, especially with regards to its... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 85 times

Tags: The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, Justice Musa Muhammad, National Executive Committee (NEC),

Reactions trail new sugar tax of federal government

In its usual habit of protecting Nigerians, the federal government has imposed excise duties on carbonated drinks in order to check a number of health conditions,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 143 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Segun Ajayi-Kadir, Jimoh Oyibo, Muda Yusuf

Between Tinubu and Buhari’s favoured successor

THE market for 2023 politics has been declared open by the son of Abibatu Mogaji who is also the ceremonial national leader of the ruling All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: APC, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari

TSA implementation: Leakages still linger

SIX years into the full-scale implementation of the Treasury Single Account, TSA, aimed at ensuring greater accountability of government resources and blocking leakages, the revenue accruing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Sylva Okolieaboh, Paul Alaje, Zainab Ahmed, David Akwu, NNPC, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Central Bank of Nigeria, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari

Convention: ‘We must avoid PDP’s self-destruction, no stampeding APC into wrong moves’

THE national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has picked holes in allegations that the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, does not want to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 82 times

Tags: APC, CECPC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Mai Mala Buni

Nigeria rations 2,500MW over vandalisation of gas-fired plants

AS President Muhammadu Buhari and stakeholders in the nation’s power sector deliberate on what becomes of electricity with the current administration winding down, attacks on gas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 95 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mele Kyari, TotalEnergies

Polytechnics lament on shortage of lecturers

SHORTAGE of academic staff is gradually grounding the country’s polytechnics, the National Board for Technical Education, NBTE and rectors of federal polytechnics, have said. They said federal... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Prof. Idris Bugaje, Muhammadu Buhari

APC National Convention will hold in February — Governors

THE Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), an umbrella body of governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has given assurance that the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Niger Abubakar Bello, Kayode Fayemi, Gov. Atiku Bagudu, Dr Salihu Lukman, All Progressives Congress, Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Electoral Act: Overriding President Buhari is not best option–Jega,CSOs tell NASS

THE former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru  Jega, on Sunday told the National Assembly that overriding President Muhammadu Buhari over the Electoral... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Hon. Dachung Bagus, Ezenwa Nwagwu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Attahiru Jega, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, Albino Foundation, Jake Ekpelle, Prof. Remi Sonaiya,

Wanted: A New Leadership Recruitment Process

By Kazeem Akintunde   THE Nigerian political space came alive few days ago after Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu visited President Muhammadu Buhari to formally inform him of his decision... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Atiku Abubakar, president Muhammadu Buhari

2023 Presidency: Northern Elders list conditions for backing candidates

AS the debate over the region that should produce Nigeria’s next president rages, Northern Elders under the auspices of Northern Leaders of Thought (NLT) yesterday declared... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Prof. Doknan Decent Danjuma Shenni, President Muhammadu Buhari.

Tinubu crosses the Rubicon

FORMER Lagos State governor and national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is a very fortunate man. Before he declared for... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 454 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Babatunde Fashola, Akinwumi Ambode, Gboyega oyetola, Kayode Fayemi, Rauf Aregbesola,

President Buhari to unveil CBN, RIFAN mega rice pyramids in Abuja

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, unveil the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)  huge Rice Pyramids in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 108 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, rice farmers association of Nigeria, Chinonso Elendu, Mr Abubakar Alli

Buhari, Osinbajo, others honour military fallen, living heroes

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday, led the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,  members of  National Assembly, service chiefs and members of the diplomatic corps to honour... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, Gen. Lucky Irabor, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya Vice Adm. Awwal Gambo, Hajia Aisha Lemu

Emefiele not resigning or contesting for Presidency - CBN

THE Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has dissociated itself from a report by an online medium claiming that CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele may resign his position... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 81 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Osita Nwasinobi, President Goodluck Jonathan, President Muhammadu Buhari

Police arrest Syndicates specialize in eating human penis, intestine in Zamfara

THE Police Command in Zamfara state, Friday, arrested 4 suspects linked to a syndicate that specialised in eating human meat and selling human body parts. In what... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Police, Zamfara state, Ayuba Elkanna

Tinubu’s declaration for 2023: Will Osinbajo pick up the gauntlet?

MONDAY, January 10, 2022 somewhat marks a watershed in the build-up to the All Progressives Congress (APC) politics of the 2023 Presidential Election. To many of us... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 163 times

Tags: APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed, Prof Yemi Osinbajo

Inclusive energy transmission, boost to African economies – Onu

DR Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, says inclusive energy transmission in Africa will support social and economic prosperity of African nations. The Minister said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari tasks ECOWAS leaders on good governance

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says it is obligatory for people in leadership positions, especially those in the West African sub-region to do their best for their people,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 85 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Piabie Firmin Gregoire N’do,

KDSG records 12 cases of Mutant Polio Virus in 2021 — Agency

THE Kaduna State Government (KDSG) said it recorded 12 cases of circulating Mutant Polio Virus (cMPV) in 2021. Dr Hamza Ikara, the Director of Disease Control, Kaduna... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Dr Hamza Ikara, Kaduna State Primary Health Care Development Agency

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Milwaukee Bucks to win over Golden State Warriors

GIANNIS Antetokounmpo hit his third triple-double of the season as the Milwaukee Bucks secured a 118-99 win over the Golden State Warriors. The 27-year-old notched 30 points,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 104 times

Tags: GIANNIS Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks, Golden State Warriors

No change in leadership of IPMAN’s national exco – Spokesman

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says there is no change of leadership in the association’s National Executive whose tenure will elapse on Dec.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Mr Abubakar Malami, Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Mr Usman Baba, Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria

Plateau Killings: No group should take laws into its hands – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has warned warring communities in the recent mayhem in Plateau State that no group should take the law into its hands in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 75 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Plateau State,

Man stabbed to death by daughter’s lover

…I went to carry a crying child -Suspect THERE was confusion in Otu -Jeremi, headquarters of Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, Wednesday night,as a man... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Otu -Jeremi, Delta State, Bright Edafe

Security operatives rescue 17 kidnapped Niger victims, recovers rocket propel launcher in Zamfara

SECURITY operatives in Zamfara State on Thursday said it has rescued no fewer than 17 victims abducted from Niger State into the state. The victims were said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Zamfara State, CP Ayuba Elkanah, Nigerian Army,

EFCC arrests fake army general enmeshed in N270m scam deal

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested one Bolarinwa Oluwasegun, a fake major general, over alleged N270 million scam. Mr Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC Head,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Bolarinwa Oluwasegun, Wilson Uwujaren, Kodef Clearing Resources, President Muhammadu Buhari

NLNG set to supply 100% of its LPG production into Nigeria 

THE board of directors of Nigeria LNG Limited, NLNG, has approved the supply of 100% of the company’s  LPG production (Propane & Butane) to the Nigerian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Philip Mshelbila, TotalEnergies Gaz & Electricite Holdings, Andy Odeh, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation

2023: Don't be afraid of Igbo presidency – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Presidential aspirant in the 2023 general elections, Thursday stated that Nigerians from other regions of the country should not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: GOVERNOR David Umahi, Ebonyi State

Buhari inaugurates 200 operational vehicles for Nigeria Police

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated over 200 Buffalo branded operational vehicles and other security hardware procured by the Federal Government, through the Nigeria Police Trust... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Usman Baba, Nigeria Police Trust Fund, Alhaji Muhammad Dingyadi, Mr Ahmad Sokoto

PGF DG tasks APC leadership on convention date, venue

DR Salihu Lukman, Director-General, Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has called for a clearer path to the holding of All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention. Lukman, in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Dr Salihu Lukman, President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Mai Mala Buni

EFCC gets new governing board, six years after

THE Federal Government, on Thursday, inaugurated a 23-man governing board for Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mr AbdulRasheed Bawa, Mr Boss Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, Economic and Financial Crime Commission

FG receives accolade over free train ride during Yuletide

SOME Nigerians, who enjoyed free train rides between Lagos and Ibadan during Yuletide have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in revamping the rail sector. The passengers, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Damilola Ajayi, Umar Aliu, University Teaching Hospital Ibadan, Rotimi Amaechi, Samuel Ladipo, Muhammadu Buhari, NAN

2023: Umahi as president spells doom for Nigeria – AESID

THE Association of Ebonyi Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, said it received with mixed feelings the news that David Nweze Umahi, Ebonyi State governor, declared his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi, Paschal Oluchukwu, AESID, David Nweze Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari promises to complete 2 major S/West roads this year

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that two major federal roads under construction would be completed and inaugurated before the end of 2022. The roads are the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Gov. Dapo Abiodun

Those kidnapped are not our students – Plateau Poly

THE authority of the Plateau State Polytechnic, Heipang, Barkin Ladi local government area has debunked the ongoing rumour that two students of the institution were abducted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Plateau State Polytechnic, Heipang, Matthew Dokotri, Police

Buhari visits Ogun, inaugurates Ijebu-Ode/Epe expressway on his arrival

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived at Ogun State on a one-day official visit to inaugurate some projects undertaken by Governor Dapo Abiodun. Buhari, clad in agbada made... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Dapo Abiodun

We won’t support calls for sack of NIA boss – AYF...

The Arewa Youth Federation (AYF) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to disregard calls for sack of the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Malam... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Arewa Youth Federation (AYF),Arewa Youth Group (AYG), Kabiru Muhammed, President Buhari,

Lagos highway shut over Buhari's visit to Ogun

THE Lagos State Government has diverted traffic from the Epe/Ijebu-Ode Highway and Abeokuta Interchange from 7:00am till 4:00pm on Thursday following the visit of President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Ogun State Traffic Management Authority, Muhammadu Buhari, Federal Road Safety Corps

Gunmen abduct two Plateau poly students

GUNMEN on Wednesday night stormed the Plateau State Polytechnic Barkin Ladi and kidnapped two students. The abducted students were identified as Bencit and Longfei. The Police confirmed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Plateau State Polytechnic Barkin Ladi, ASP Gabriel Ubah

Terrorists are taking over our states Zulum, Matawalle cry out

BABAGANA Zulum of Borno State and Bello Matawalle, his Zamfara counterpart, have cried out that terrorists are overrunning their states. While Zulum said fighters of the Islamic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali, Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd.), Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd), Gen. Lucky Irabor, Daily Trust , Maj.-Gen. Bernard Ony

Economists commend FG’s approval of NDITF, advocate conducive domestic environment

 ECONOMIC experts on Thursday commended the federal government for approving the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund (NDITF) to facilitate inflow of the foreign exchange. The experts who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 96 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ndubisi wokoma

Gunmen abduct polytechnic students in Plateau

GUNMEN on Wednesday night invaded the main campus of the the Plateau State Polytechnic and abducted not yet known number of students.   Details later….(NAN)  1/13/22 9;20 Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Plateau State Polytechnic

COVID-19: stakeholders suggest sustainability of Presidential Steering Committee

STAKEHOLDERS in the fight against COVID-19, have suggested that the coordination structure under the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) be sustained and strengthened. The stakeholders gave the suggestion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Dr Betta Edu, Dr. Aminu Magashi, Dr. Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari hails veteran journalist, Lawal Ado @65

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr Lawal Ado Daura, a retired Editor-in-Chief of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) as he marks his 65th birthday.This is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 101 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Lawal Ado Daura

Policemen in Rivers protest as demolition of illegal structures in barracks on order of IGP begins

SOME men and officers of the Nigeria Police have stormed the streets of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, in protest over the alleged demolition of their residents... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Rivers State, police

2023: Nigeria’ll experience infrastructural revolution if Umahi emerges President - Ebonyi APC

THE Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Wednesday stated that Nigeria would experience an era of infrastructural revolution if Engr. David Umahi emerges... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: APC, David Umahi, David Nweze, President Muhammadu Buhari

Katsina Govt announce ban on illegal mining activities

THE Katsina State Government has directed members of the general public to cease all forms of illegal mining activities ongoing in the state. The State Commissioner of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Katsina State Government, Hassan Musa Funtua, Abdullahi Iman

Herdsmen Killings: Don’t resort to self-help - Akeredolu

FOLLOWING the renewed hostilities between farmers and herders, resulting in casualties in Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, yesterday, appealed to the people of the state not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Donald Ojogo, Amotekun

FG lifts suspension of Twitter

FOLLOWING an approval by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Federal Government has lifted the suspension of Twitter operations in the country with effect from 12 am January... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NITDA, Twitter,

Governor Matawalle urges FG to review insurgency fight strategy

GOVERNOR Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State on Wednesday called for a comprehensive review of the strategy of fighting insurgency to restore law and order in the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Sadiya Farouq, Maigari Dingyadi, Maj.-Gen. Babagana Mongunu, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi,

51 killed, houses razed in fresh bandits attack

...Many feared kidnapped on Kaduna-Abuja highway ...Defence minister in Zamfara ...President orders sustained military onslaught ...Lawan: Nigerians want action, not excuses GUNMEN on Tuesday morning and night struck in three... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 285 times

Tags: Gov. Bello Matawalle, sen. Ahmed Lawan, Mallam Garba Shehu, maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi, Mohammad Jailge, Gov. Simon Bako Lalong, maj. Gen I. S ALI, President Muhammadu Buhari

FG lifts ban on Twitter Suspension

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the lifting of the suspension on Twitter operations in the country. Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director-General of the National Information Technology Development... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 290 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Kashifu Inuwa

Bauchi normadic agency to partner SUBEB on school rehabilitation – Official

THE Bauchi State Agency for Nomadic Education (BASANE) has called for closer collaboration with the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) to fast track rehabilitation of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Bauchi State Agency for Nomadic Education, Malam Iliyasu Zwall,

Tinubu celebrates senate president at 63

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of All Progressives Congress, has felicitated Ahmed Lawan, the president of the senate, on the occasion of his 63rd birthday. Tinubu, in a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Muhammadu Buhari, Tunde Rahman, All Progressives Congress, Sen. Bola Tinubu

2023: Umahi capable to improve on Buhari’s legacies- Commissioner

OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, Commissioner for Business Development in Ebonyi, says Gov. David Umahi has the capacity to improve on the legacies already in place for the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, President Muhammadu Buhari

PDP seeks dialogue between Kano govt., commercial tricycle operators

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) has called for dialogue between Kano State Government and commercial tricycle operators, saying that the strike by the latter is negatively affecting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 245 times

Tags: PDP, Kano State Government, Shehu Wada-Sagagi

4 men docked over alleged murder of RCCG pastor

FOUR men on Wednesday appeared in a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stabbing a Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) pastor, Babatunde Dada... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: RCCG, pastor, Babatunde Dada, State Criminal Investigations Departmen

Matawalle raises alarm over bandits being released without charges

BELLO Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has said part of the reason for the persistence of banditry is the non-punishment of the apprehended criminals, saying many... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Maigari Dingyadi, Usman Baba Alkali, Major-General Babagana Munguno rtd, Major-General Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd), BELLO Mohammed Matawall

2023 presidency: Afenifere moves against Tinubu, others

AYO Adebanjo, the leader of pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has said the former governor of Lagos, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has the right to contest the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Ayo Adebanjo, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

APC denies shifting National Convention to June

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied reports that it has shifted its National Convention earlier slated for February to June. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari

Zulum confirms two Borno LGAs under Boko Haram control

BABAGANA Zulum of Borno has disclosed that two Local Government Areas – Abadam and Guzamala – are under the control of Boko Haram. The governor disclosed this... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Nigerian Army, Islamic State of West Africa Province

Lalong comments on Bassa violent attacks

SIMON Lalong of Plateau has described attack in Ancha community of Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau where lives were lost and property destroyed as a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Peace Building Agency, Plateau State Emergency Management Agency, SIMON Lalong, News Agency of Nigeria

SPDC closes down facility in Bayelsa community

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, on Tuesday, January 10, confirmed the invasion and shut down of its Opukushi oil facility by community folks in Ekeremor ... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Shell Petroleum Development Company, Michael Adande,

AFCON: Super Eagles’ inspiring start excites President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded the Super Eagles of Nigeria for an impressive start at theongoing 33rd Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Mr Femi Adesina,

Ogun Govt. urges simplification of teaching techniques in primary schools

The Ogun Government has advised teachers in the public primary schools to simplify their teaching techniques by making use of simple illustrations and diagrams for easy... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Dr Femi Majekodunmi, State Universal Basic Education Board, St. James African School,

2023 presidency: Tinubu has divine calling to be Nigeria’s president

THE Nigeria Diaspora for Aṣíwájú, NDA, says Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has a divine calling to be Nigeria`s president in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, News Agency of Nigeria, Akin Badeji, All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, Nigeria Diaspora for Aṣíwájú

Danbatta to deliver Fountain University’s Convocation Lecture

APPARENTLY spurred by the vision, objectives and successes of policies, programmes and projects instituted by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to bridge the digital divide and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, President Muhammadu Buhari,

W/Bank projects Nigeria’s growth to strengthen by 2.5% in 2022

AS the global economy enters a pronounced slowdown amid fresh threats from COVID-19 variants and others, Nigeria’s growth is projected to strengthen to 2.5 per cent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Mr David Malpass,

C’ River Govt. urges contractor to complete school project on time

The Cross River State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has charged the contractor handling the British Canadian International Model School, Obudu, to speed up the work... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Cross River State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), British Canadian International Model School,Sen. Stephen Odey, Engr Gilbert Oyama,

Lassa fever kills two in Kaduna – KSPHCDA

AN outbreak of Lassa Fever has claimed two lives in Kaduna on Wednesday according to a government health agency. Dr Hamza Ibrahim Ikara, the director of Disease... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: News Agency of Nigeria, Dr Hamza Ibrahim Ikara, Kaduna State Primary Health Care Development Agency

Ohaneze hails Umahi on presidential ambition

The Youth Wing of the Igbo Sociocultural Organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has endorsed the 2023 presidential ambition of  Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo,Gov. David Umahi,Sen. Orju Uzor Kalu,Sen. Puis Anyim,Mr Damian OKafor,President Muhammadu Buhari,

COVID-19: Rising cases and the imperative for local manufacturing of vaccines

NIGERIANS have been expecting the establishment of vaccine manufacturing labs in the country, not just for the COVID-19 pandemic, but an overall supply chain to tackle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Sen. Olorunnimbe Mamora, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe, Prof. Oyewale Tomori

Gunmen abducts mother of Kano lawmaker

SUSPECTED kidnappers have abducted Hajiya Zainab, the mother of Isiyaku Ali Danja, the Minority Leader of Kano State House of Assembly, around midnight of Tuesday. Sources said... Read more

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Buhari orders flags to fly at half-mast to mourn Shonekan

FOLLOWING the death of Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan, a former head of the interim government, president Muhammadu Buhari, has directed that the national flag be flown... Read more

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Tags: Babangida, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan,

Agency promises quality sanitation services for 2022

Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA) has said it would provide quality sanitation services in 2022 and maintain existing dumpsites. Mr Felix Obuah, Sole Administrator of the... Read more

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Why APC’ll still retain power in 2023 –Kokori

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and former Secretary General of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Chief Frank kokori, has... Read more

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Tinubu less credible, Osibanjo better – Group

A supporter group, Organised Private Sector for Osinbajo (OPS 4 Osinbajo), has declared that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is more credible than the former governor of... Read more

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Tags: Osinbajo, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Muhammadu Buhari

NBA: Memphis Grizzlies beat Golden State Warriors to win their 10th consecutive game

JA Morant scored 29 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to their 10th consecutive win with a 116-108 victory over the Golden State Warriors. The Grizzlies trailed... Read more

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2023: I’ll battle with Tinubu for APC presidential ticket - Orji Uzor Kalu

…insists it’s turn of S/East zone FORMER Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the 9th Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has said he would square... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 189 times

Tags: Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

FG orders National Flag to fly at half mast

FOLLOWING the death of the former Head of the Interim Government, Late Chief Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan, President Muhammadu Buhari, has directed that the national flag... Read more

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Why court jailed Walter Peviana of Saipem Contracting, Chinakwe

A Rivers High Court on Tuesday, January 11, remanded Walter Peviana, managing director of Saipem Contracting and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. They... Read more

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Tags: Rivers State government, Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, and Davide Anelli, Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting, Walter Peviana

Ogun students mourn Shonekan, agitate for his immortalization

LEADERSHIP of National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS and National Association of Ogun State Students, NAOSS, have mourned the passing of Ernest Shonekan, former Head of... Read more

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Tags: Babangida, Dapo Abiodun, President Muhammadu Buhari, Gbemileke Ogunrombi, Damilola Simeon, News Agency of Nigeria, Ernest Shonekan, National Association of Ogun State Students, National Association of

Lagos shippers move to monitor Cargo Defence Fund

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) on Tuesday said it would monitor the implementation of the Cargo Defence Fund to make it effective. The spokesperson for... Read more

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Buhari supports establishment of Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the establishment of the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund, NDITF, a private sector investment window with Nigerians in the Diaspora to... Read more

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Tags: Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

Sudanese medics under tension over attacks on hospitals treating anti-coup protesters

ON the afternoon of Dec. 30, security forces banged on the windows of Khartoum Teaching Hospital then fired tear gas into an emergency room packed with... Read more

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APC national convention: Orji Kalu renews call for postponement

ORJI Kalu, the Chief Whip of the Senate, has renewed call for postponement of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, scheduled for February. Kalu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Orji Kalu, News Agency of Nigeria

OPEC daily basket price stood at $81.75 per barrel Monday

THE price of OPEC basket of 13 crudes stood at $81.75 a barrel on Monday, January 10, 2022, compared with $82.16 the previous Friday, according to OPEC Secretariat... Read more

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Tinubu’s presidential ambition, relief to teeming followers — Lagos lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Setonji David, has said that Sen. Bola Tinubu’s declaration and notification of his presidential ambition to President Muhammadu Buhari had brought relief... Read more

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Tinubu: Waiting game is over

THE race to 2023 has started. A big contender declared ambition for president yesterday. The consensus of opinion is that Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s aspiration to succeed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 78 times

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Nigerians want state police, listen to them Clark replies Buhari

SOUTH–South leader, Chief Edwin Clark has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s Channels Television interview where he again rejected the clamour for state police as a solution... Read more

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Panic as herdsmen kill three farmers in Ebonyi

SUSPECTED herdsmen have killed three persons in their farms at Amaeze Ishiagu in Ivo local government area of Ebonyi state. Daily Sun gathered that the incident occurred... Read more

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Malami’s many controversies

THE office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice is a creation of the 1999 Constitution under sections 150(1) & (2). The current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

Yuletide: Enugu Assembly committee lauds transport ministry over smooth traffic flow

ENUGU State House Committee on Transport has lauded the state Ministry of Transport for the smooth flow of traffic in the state during the Christmas and... Read more

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KDSG inaugurates governing boards for 3 tertiary institutions

The Kaduna State Government on Monday inaugurated the Governing Councils for its three tertiary institutions. The institutions are: Kaduna State University (KASU), Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, and... Read more

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Kajuru attack: SEMA donates relief materials to 1,610 displaced persons in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency (KADSEMA) has donated relief materials to 1,610 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Kajuru Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.Muhammed... Read more

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”I informed Mr President of my presidential ambition in 2023,” says Tinubu

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, says his visit to the Presidential Villa on Monday offered him the opportunity to... Read more

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Oke Ogun indigenes launch education advancement agenda

Indigenes of Oke-Ogun zone in Oyo State, on Monday, inaugurated a sustainable education advancement and development agenda for the zone. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

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Tags: Oke-Ogun zone,Prof. Yisa Yusuf,Chief Judge of Oyo State,Justice Munta Abimbola,Commissioner for Special Duties,Alhaja Fausat Sanni and Prof. Sola Aderounmu,

President Buhari meets with Bola Tinubu

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, January 10, met with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The... Read more

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Agency urges dredging of Calabar channel to boost petroleum supply

THE Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) has urged stakeholders in the oil sector to collaborate with the Federal Government for the dredging of... Read more

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Tags: Dozzy oil and Gas depot, Ammasco petroleum chemicals company, Mr Ogbugo Ukoha, Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority,

Marketers say FG yet to implement VAT on imported LPG

THE Federal Government is yet to implement the payment of Value Added Tax, VAT, on imported Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN,... Read more

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Tags: National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers, Michael Umudu, Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers, Bassey Essien, News Agency of Nigeria

Veteran musician Dayo Kujore dies

VETERAN singer Dayo Kujore is dead. Sources in the home of the popular Juju singer first announced his death on Monday. Hours after, the singer’s widow reportedly confirmed... Read more

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Tags: Dayo Kujore, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Harnessing Kogi’s potential for economic prosperity, stability

By Lizzy Okoji, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN. DESCRIBING Kogi as Nigeria’s most strategic state will not be out of place considering its location on the country’s... Read more

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Tags: Ajaokuta Steel Company, National Inland Waterways Authority, Nigerian Navy, Private Public Partnership of Nigeria Export-Import Bank Plc, President Muhammadu Buhari, Dr Wahaab Abdullah, World Bank, Co

APC says Buhari working to crush banditry, insurgency

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday in Abuja assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is working to crush banditry and insurgency in the... Read more

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Tags: Armed Forces, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari

Passengers stranded as tricycle operators strike in Kano

 Passengers were stranded in Kano on Monday following a one week strike embarked on by tricycle operators. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the development... Read more

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NBA: Klay Thompson helps Golden State Warriors win on return from 31-month injury absence

KLAY Thompson returned from a 31-month injury absence to help the Golden State Warriors secure a 96-82 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Thompson, 31, tore the anterior... Read more

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NNPC reviews 2021 activities as Buhari inaugurates board

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited has every reason to perform beyond expectation in 2022 as President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the Board of... Read more

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Tags: Sen. Margaret Chuba Okadigbo, President Buhari, Mr Babatunde Fashola, Mr Gbenga Komolafe, Chief Timipre Sylva, NNPC GMD Malam Mele Kyari,

NGO donates drugs, items worth N.5million to psychiatric patients in Enugu

THE Diana Foundation International (DFI), a non-governmental organization, has donated loads of psychiatric drugs and other items, worth over N500,000, to psychiatric patients at the in... Read more

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The president of Nigeria come 2023 - How not to rationalise the irrational?

By Professor Echefuna' R. G. ONYEBEADI  GOING by the confused emissions from the top echelons of the main opposition party, the PDP, will PDP as a political... Read more

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80,000 Kano students make 9 credits in NECO examinations, says Commissioner

THE Kano State Government says the state recorded 95 per cent success in the National Examination Council (NECO) examinations in 2021, with over 80,000 students obtaining... Read more

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Day we made Buhari to panic in Addis Ababa – Gen Hananiya

ALMOST 37 years after he was overthrown by former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida in a palace coup, former Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety... Read more

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IPOB leader trial: Political solution still possible –Ekweremadu

FORMER Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari never ruled out political solution to the Nnamdi Kanu case, rather was emphasizing the independence... Read more

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Northern, Southern leaders list Buhari’s grave mistakes

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari dos not have the final say on the contentious issues of restructuring, state police, and the... Read more

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Kano govt to establish ICT Girls Secondary School – Commissioner

KANO State Government has announced plans to establish an Information and Commmunication Technology (ICT) Girls Day Secondary School, to boost ICT education among women in the... Read more

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Wike has set Rivers on threshold of development – Nsirim

RIVERS State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, said that Governor Nyesom Wike has set the state on the threshold of a development agenda that... Read more

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Kano govt. to conduct house-to-house vaccination against polio virus

THE Kano State Government says it will conduct a house-to-house vaccination against Circulating Vaccine Drive Polio Virus type 2 (cVDPV2), across the 44 local government areas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 61 times

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Coalition hails FG over Excise Duty on non-alcoholic beverages

THE National Action on Sugar Reduction, NASR, a coalition of civil society organisations has commended the Federal Government for introducing N10 excise duty per litre of... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Ahmed, Omei Bongos-Ikwue, Nigerian Cancer Society, National Action on Sugar Reduction, Dr Adamu-Alhassan Umar

Shell to sell more onshore assets in Nigeria worth $3Bn

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, is to sell more oil assets in Nigeria with at least five Nigerian oil and gas companies preparing to submit... Read more

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President Buhari hails Ministers of FCT, Women Affairs at 63

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Ministers of the FCT, Mohammed Bello and that of Women Affairs and Social Development, Pauline Tallen, on their 63rd birthdays,... Read more

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Buhari appoints Board, Management of NNPC Ltd

THE President, Muhammadu Buhari, has appointed the Board and Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, in accordance with the power vested in him under... Read more

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New Provost assures improvement on institution’s academic records

PROF. Asabe Mohammed, the newly appointed provost of the Aminu Saleh College of Education, Azare, Bauchi State, says she is determined to improve on the academic... Read more

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Tags: Bauchi State University, Gov. Bala Mohammed, News Agency of Nigeria, Dr. Abdullahi Mohammed, Suleiman Shehu, Prof Asabe Mohammed, Aminu Saleh College of Education

President Buhari felicitates Ministers of FCT, Women Affairs at 63

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated minister of Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mohammed Musa Bello and Pauline Kedem Tallen, minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, on... Read more

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Tags: Ministry of Local Government Affairs, Ministry of State, Science and Technology, Federal Executive Council, Malam Garba Shehu, Pauline Kedem Tallen, Mohammed Musa Bello, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

NBA: Golden State Warriors miss Stephen Curry in Pelicans defeat

THE Golden State Warriors felt the absence of star point guard Stephen Curry as they lost 101-96 to the lowly New Orleans Pelicans in the NBA. Curry,... Read more

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Centre mulls empowerment of older persons

The National Senior Citizens Centre, NSCC, says it is poised to empower older persons across the country through effective collaborations with relevant stakeholders. Dr Emem Omokaro, NSCC’s... Read more

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Tags: Prof. Joseph Oluwasanmi, President Muhammadu Buhari, National Policy on Ageing, Nigerian Pensioners, Ekiti Council of Elders, Omini Oden, National Senior Citizens Centre, Dr Emem Omokaro

UNICEF urges Zamfara Govt. to domesticate Child Rights Act

THE United Nations International Children Emergency Funds, UNICEF, has called on Zamfara Government to domesticate the Child Rights Act to ensure safety and protection of children... Read more

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Tags: Ruhnan Murtaza, UNICEF,Aamawa state, Gombe state, Borno state, Bauchi state, Kebbi state, Yobe State, Kano State, Zamfara state

Benue Police arraign woman for alleged abduction of a minor

THE Police Command in Benue on Friday arraigned one Elizabeth Kumbar before a Makurdi Upper Area Court for alleged abduction of a four-year-old boy. Sgt. Kuegh Abugh,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Federal Correctional Center, Dooshima Ikpambese, State Criminal Investigation Department, Insp. Veronica Shaagee, Faith Akase, Elizabeth Kumbar, Sgt. Kuegh Abugh

Group lauds Buhari’s appointment of Ukeagu as INEC National Commissioner

SOME pressure groups and non-governmental organisations have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment of Kenneth Ukeagu, an election logistics strategist, as INEC’s National Commissioner. The groups in separate... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 101 times

Tags: National Youth Service Corps, Alex Ibrahim, Dr Andrew Asemota, National Vanguard for the Nigerian State, NASS, Centre for Transparency and Accountability, Hakim Afolabi, INEC, National Integration For

Alleged theft of 10 bags of maize sends man to court

SANI Hassan, a 30-year-old man, on Friday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court, Kaduna, for allegedly stealing 10 bags of maize worth N300,000. The police charged Hassan,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Magistrate Ibrahim Emmanuel, State Criminal and Investigation Department, Shehu Haruna, Insp. Chidi Leo

Former governor, wife, mourn ex Lagos deputy speaker, Adediran

BOLA Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress, APC,  National Leader, says the death of Adetoun Adediran, former deputy speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, is painful... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Lagos Building Investment Company, News Agency of Nigeria, Sen. Oluremi Tinubu, Adetoun Adediran, Lagos State House of Assembly,Sen. Bola Tinubu, All Progressives Congress

14,000 candidates competes for 4,800 admission slots in KASU

THE Kaduna State University, KASU, has begun screening to admit 4,800 candidates for various programmes in the 2021/2022 academic session. Samuel Manshop, the registrar of the university,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, Samuel Manshop, Kaduna State University

Benue Police arraign man for illegal possession of firearms

THE Police Command in Benue on Friday arraigned Godwin Terzungwe A.K.A Emperor in a Makurdi Upper Area Court 2B, for allegedly being in possession of firearms. Terzungwe... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Federal Correctional Centre, Dooshima Ikpambese, Junior Vikings Confraternity, Benue State Community Volunteer Guard, AntiCultism Squad, Insp. Veronica Shaagee, Insp. Rachael Mchiave, Godwin Terzungwe

Ag Fire Chief prioritizes firefighters’ welfare

Samson Karebo, the acting controller general of the Federal Fire Service, FFS, has promised to make staff welfare number one on his agenda list. This is contained... Read more

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Tags: Liman Ibrahim, President Muhammadu Buhari, News Agency of Nigeria, Ugo Huan, Samson Karebo, Federal Fire Service

Age telling on me for working long hours – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that the long hours he spent working are telling on him because of his age, saying that he looks forward to... Read more

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Oromoni: Family hires Falana, others for legal war

THE family of the late Sylvester Oromoni Jnr. has faulted the legal advice by the Director of Public Prosection (DPP), Lagos State, which stated that the suspects... Read more

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President rationalising his failure -PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP), yesterday, berated President Buhari over his interview. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Debo Ologunagba, accused President Buhari... Read more

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Fire bring down household property in Ebonyi

NO fewer than 32 rooms, household property and documents were razed on Thursday night in Obeagu Iniymagu Village in Abakaliki Local Government Area of Ebonyi. The News... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Edwin Onwe, Raphael Ibiam, Ebonyi State Fire Service, Solomon Odeh, News Agency of Nigeria, Abakaliki Local Government Area

Livestock law, a win, win for all stakeholders in Delta – C’ttee Chairman

 CHIEF Julius Egbedi, Chairman, Delta State Livestock Management Committee (DLMC), said the full implementation of the livestock law would benefit all stakeholders in the state.   Egbedi, also... Read more

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2023: Anxiety In APC As Jonathan Meets Buhari Twice In 7 Days

THERE is growing anxiety in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as former President Goodluck Jonathan Thursday visited President Muhammadu Buhari for the second time in... Read more

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‘Campaign of calumny against Emenike will fail’

A political organization, the Emenike Support Group, has decried the campaign of calumny against High Chief Ikechi Emenike, leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 106 times

Tags: APC, High Chief Ikechi Emenike, Abia State

Former president sends condolences to late Olubadan’s family

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo paid a condolence visit to the family of the late Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji on Thursday in Ibadan. Oba Adetunji, the... Read more

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Tags: Nureni Akanbi, Government of Oyo state, Olayiwola Olakojo, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Oba Saliu Adetunji

Plateau: NASU resume strike over unpaid allowances

The Non-academic Staff Union, NASU, Plateau State University, PLASU, Bokkos, on Thursday declared resumption of its suspended strike over alleged unpaid allowances. The union took the stand... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 118 times

Tags: News Agency of Nigeria, Mary Nansel- Gbakle, Jok Rwang-Pam, Simon Lalong, Non-academic Staff Union, Plateau State University

Man arraigned over alleged illegal possession of firearms

THE police in Benue on Thursday arraigned Paul Ajio, a 25-year-old man for alleged unlawful possession of firearms and belonging to an unlawful society. Ajio, whose address... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Federal Correctional Center, Dooshima Ikpambese, Anti-Cultism Section of State Criminal Investigation Department, Gwer-West Local Government, Insp. Rachael Mchiave, Paul Ajio, Makurdi Upper Area Court

NPA expects 21 ships with petroleum products, others at Lagos ports

 THE Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it is expecting 21 ships laden with petroleum products, food items, and others from Jan. 6 to Jan. 15. The NPA... Read more

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2023: I have no favourite successor – President Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says he does not care about his successor in 2023, saying he has no favorite in the forthcoming general elections. The president stated this... Read more

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Insecurity wouldn’t disrupt education in Katsina, says commissioner

KATSINA State Government said on Wednesday that it will not allow insecurity or any pandemic to disrupt teaching and learning in the state, Malam Sani Danjuma, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: KATSINA State Government, Prof. Badamasi Lawal

Buhari condoles with Martins Oloja family over passing of father, Lemikan

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, Mr Martins Oloja and entire family over the passing of their patriarch, Elder Michael... Read more

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Buhari Finally Inaugurates NNPC Board, Drops Ararume As Chairman

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Senator Margret Chuba Okadigbo as the Board Chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited. Okadigbo replaces Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, Margret Chuba Okadigbo, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Board,

SPEC 2022: NCDMB, PETAN to discuss ‘African Content’ 

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria, PETAN, in partnership with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board NCDMB, will lead discussions on African Content... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 88 times

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Insecurity: Again, Buhari rejects state police

DESPITE calls from certain quarters in the country to decentralize policing, President Muhammadu Buhari has again rejected the call for state police as the solution to... Read more

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Poultry association restates commitment to boost production

THE Lagos State chapter of the Poultry Association of Nigeria has restated its commitment to boost production by assisting embattled farmers. “We are hopeful for a great... Read more

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Buhari: State Police Is Not An Option

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said he believes that state police is not an option for the nation. The President made the remark in an exclusive interview with... Read more

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Environmental Nuisance: Minister orders clean up of FCT satellite towns

THE Federal Capital Territory Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has ordered the comprehensive cleaning of all satellite towns across the six Area Councils of the... Read more

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Ekiti Varsity evolves measures to accelerate transcripts processing

THE management of Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado-Ekiti, on Tuesday said it had put in place measures to accelerate the processing of transcripts in the institution. Mr... Read more

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Schools in Enugu to resume in Jan. 10 -Commissioner

ENUGU State Ministry of Education says all schools in the state will resume for the new academic session on Jan. 10 . Prof. Uchenna Eze, the Commissioner... Read more

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Women in agriculture urge farmers to embrace value addition

 ALHAJA Mulikat Ogunlola, President, Lagos State Women in Agriculture, has urged farmers to embrace value addition to agricultural products through processing, packaging, and marketing to sustain... Read more

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2022 Armed Forces Remembrance: Sanwo-Olu unveils Emblem, donates N50m 

BABAJIDE Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State Governor, on Tuesday unveiled the emblem and appeal fund for the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day, ahead of the Jan. 15 commemoration. During... Read more

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Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

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9 persons killed, 5 injured over bandit’s attacks in Kaduna….Commissioner

NINE persons were killed while five others sustained injures, following attacks by bandits in Igabi and Zaria Local Government Areas of Kaduna State. Mr Samuel Aruwan, the... Read more

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Enugu HOS charges civil servants on commitment to work

THE Enugu State Head of Service, Mr Ken Chukwuegbo, on Tuesday advised civil servants in the state to be committed to work, for effective service delivery. Chukwuegbo... Read more

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 Anambra condoles Ozigbo and Amilo families

THE people and government of Anambra State have expressed condolences to the Ozigbo family of Amesi in Aguata Local Government Area and the Amilo family of... Read more

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Buhari appoints Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Chief Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser to the President (CEAP). The president’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina,  confirmed the... Read more

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Barkindo pegs OPEC crude demand forecast in 2022 at 28.8mb/d

 MR Mohammad Barkindo, Secretary-General, Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), says the forecast for demand for OPEC crude in 2022 stands at 28.8 million barrels... Read more

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NBA: Wins for Bulls & Warriors as Bucks and Nets lose

THE Chicago Bulls secured an eighth NBA win in a row by defeating the Orlando Magic 102-98 but Stephen Curry had an off night as his... Read more

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4-year-old boy drowns in well in Kano State

A four-year-old boy drowned in a well at Dawanau Ilesha Nawawu in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area in Kano State on Monday. Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, spokesman of... Read more

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Buhari congratulates former Minister, Akinyemi at 80

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari  has congratulated Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, former Minister of External Affairs, on his 80th birthday. Akinyemi will clock 80 on Jan. 4. The President, in a statement... Read more

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Why Igbo group urged Buhari to review list of nominees for INEC national commissioners 

THE South-East Group, Igbo Political Progressive Union (IPPU) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to review the list of nominees for National Commissioners of the Independent National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 135 times

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FG to collaborate with Stock Exchange on climate financing

THE Federal Government at the weekend assured that it would step up its collaboration with the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) with a view to developing the climate... Read more

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Kaduna Govt to spend N4bn on social protection programmes in 2022

THE Kaduna State Government is to spend a total of N4 billion to uplift more people from poverty and vulnerability in 2022. This is contained in the budget N278.6... Read more

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Bayelsa wades into conflict between Shell and host community over power supply

BAYELSA State government on Monday directed the Managing Director of the State Electricity Company, Mr Olice Kemenanabo, to immediately connect Otuasega community to the national grid. The... Read more

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All set for 1st Lagos squash championship in 2022 – Official

THE Lagos State Squash Association (LSSA) said all arrangements had been concluded to host the first tournament of the year from Jan. 25 to Jan. 29... Read more

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No crisis between Buhari, NASS over 2022 budget - Presidency

PRESIDENCY has dismissed reports of crisis between President Muhammadu Buhari and members of the National Assembly as fictional, saying the president never expressed anger in his... Read more

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NBA: Stephen Curry breaks own three-pointer record in Golden State Warriors win

STEPHEN Curry broke his own NBA record for consecutive three-pointers as he led the Golden State Warriors to a 123-116 win over the Utah Jazz. Curry scored... Read more

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2020 marginal field oil bid round: 45 days deadline for signature bonus payment elapses 

THE Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission, NUPRC, is to end the 2020 marginal field bid round programme and has put in place all necessary machinery to... Read more

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IPOB to address its members on January 1

THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is to address its members on January 1. A statement by Emma Powerful, spokesman of IPOB, made this known on Monday,... Read more

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Electoral Bill discriminatory, supportive of insecurity – minister

Abubakar Malami, minister of justice and attorney general of the federation, has said that the amended electoral bill is supportive of insecurity and discriminatory for President... Read more

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Buhari condoles with ThisDay executive director over loss of mother

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to the Komolafe family on the passing of their beloved matriarch, Mrs Morenike Komolafe. Morenike Komolafe was the mother of... Read more

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Shell Nigeria declares force majeure over faulty barge at Forcados

SHELL Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, SPDC, has declared force majeure on exports of Nigerian Forcados crude oil terminal after a malfunctioning barge obstructed a tanker... Read more

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Discovery of oil in Northern Nigeria will balance politics of oil - Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that the discovery of oil in two Northeast states of Bauchi and Gombe will balance the politics of oil in the... Read more

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Kebbi State University ranked among 25 Nigerian universities with full courses accreditation

THE Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC) has ranked Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero, among the first 25 Nigerian Universities with full accreditation of courses,... Read more

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Buhari’s reason for vetoing Electoral Bill not convincing – NBA

THE Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has described as unconvincing and unfortunate the reason President Buhari gave for vetoing the electoral bill which was sent to him... Read more

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Fulani herders never invaded Anambra Airport - Adinuba

THE Anambra State government has denied that Fulani herdsmen invaded the newly opened Anambra airport on Thursday, December 23. C. Don Adinuba, stated this in a statement... Read more

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NBA: Stephen Curry returns in Golden State Warriors win while Philadelphia 76ers fight back

STEPHEN Curry returned to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 113-98 win at home to the Sacramento Kings. The Warriors had four players out and trailed... Read more

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COVID-19: Lalong gives Plateau residents 72 hours to get vaccinated

GOVERNOR Simon Lalong of Plateau State has given residents 72 hours to present evidence of COVID-19 vaccination o or negative PCR test result to be able... Read more

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Buhari gives reasons for not signing Electoral Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has cited political, moral and constitutional factors for not signing the Electoral Bill after more than 30 days that it was sent to... Read more

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NNPC not conducting survey, not recruiting

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) has drawn the attention of the general public to a fake competition trending online which claims to celebrate its... Read more

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Desperate opposition politicians out to run down Buhari’s achievements – Minister

INFORMATION and Culture Minister, Lai Mohammed, yesterday claimed naysayers, sponsored attackers and desperate opposition politicians are out to run down President Muhammadu Buhari’s unprecedented achievements. He said President... Read more

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Electoral Bill: Lawmakers talk tough as Buhari withholds assent within deadline

PLANS by senators and the House of Representatives to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Electoral Amendment Bill may have hit a dead end. The development, Daily... Read more

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President Buhari condemns gruesome killings in Kaduna State

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday condemned renewed banditry in Kaduna State. According to him, the gruesome nature of Saturday’s killings in Kauran Fawa, Marke and Ruhiya villages... Read more

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Fresh $5.8bn loan: SERAP writes Buhari, seeks moratorium on borrowing

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “issue an immediate moratorium on borrowing by the Federal Government and the 36... Read more

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NOGIOA faults alleged US court subpoena on Buhari

THE Nigerian Oil and Gas Indigenous Operators Association, NOGIOA, has decried reports in some online media platforms that a US Court issued a subpoena on President Muhammadu... Read more

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Tinubu hails Buhari at 79, calls him a reformer

SEN. Bola Tinubu, a former Governor of Lagos State, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 79th birthday. Tinubu, in a statement signed by him on Friday... Read more

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Mid-downstream Agency warns against product diversion in Anambra

THE Nigeria Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Agency (NMDPRA), formerly DPR, has warned marketers in Anambra not to engage in product diversion and hoarding of petroleum... Read more

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Mustapha, APC chairmanship aspirant promises to run crisis-free party

SALIU Mustapha, a frontline national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has promised to adopt preventive diplomacy in crisis management if elected the next... Read more

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NUJ urges President Buhari to sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

By Benprince Ezeh THE Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill before him in order to... Read more

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As President Buhari clocks 79, a focus on achievements, challenges – by Garba Shehu

By Garba Shehu   PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari marks the age of 79 on Friday 17, without the joy of being with the family and the country he governs,... Read more

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Tambuwal wants FG to declare state of emergency on banditry

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says the declaration of a state of emergency on banditry would enable security operatives to access to clear bandits’ enclaves... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 304 times

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FEC approves new salary structure for Police

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new salary structure for officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 135 times

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Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors player breaks Ray Allen's NBA three-point record

STEPHEN Curry received plaudits from across the NBA after breaking the league's three-point record as the Golden State Warriors beat the New York Knicks at Madison... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

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Reps approve FG’s $5.8bn loan request

THE House of Representatives has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request of 5.8 billion dollars. The approval followed the adoption of the report of the House Committee... Read more

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We’ll fulfill promises we made, Buhari assures ECOWAS Parliament

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says has Nigeria will keep pledges made to the ECOWAS Parliament, and to the sub-regional body at large.  The president gave the assurance when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 134 times

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Stronger executive, legislative partnership’ll deepen democracy –Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said a stronger executive and legislative partnership would deepen democracy. He stated this while declaring open the ‘maiden distinguished parliamentarians lecture 2021’ in Abuja... Read more

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NBA: Stephen Curry one off Ray Allen record as Golden State Warriors beat Indiana Pacers

STEPHEN Curry moved to within one three-pointer of the NBA record as the Golden State Warriors earned a 102-100 win at the Indiana Pacers. Curry registered five... Read more

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Buhari inaugurates 132km Section 2 Kano-Maiduguri Road in Jigawa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated the 132km Section II Kano-Maiduguri Road, Shuwarin – Azere with spur Dutse – Kwanar- Huguma, linking Jigawa and Bauchi States. The... Read more

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Federal lawmaker urges Nigerians to embrace Agriculture to curtail famine, poverty

A Member of the House of Representatives, Hon Femi Bamisile, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari on his huge investment in farming to bail the country out... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 102 times

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Oyo govt to enforce copyright laws

 THE Oyo State Government says it will ensure the enforcement of copyright laws in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by the State Commissioner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 133 times

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Stronger executive-legislative partnership will deepen democracy, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that a stronger Executive-Legislative partnership would deepen democracy in the country. Buhari stated this while declaring open, the ‘Maiden Distinguished Parliamentarians Lecture... Read more

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NNPC records ₦141.96bn trading surplus 

  THE  Nigerian National Petroleum Company, NNPC, Limited has announced a huge leap in trading surplus of ₦141.96 billion recorded in June 2021 compared to a deficit... Read more

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FG restricts airlines from UK, Canada Saudi Arabia in reciprocity over Omicron COVID-19

WITH effect from Tuesday, Dec. 14, the Federal Government will restrict airlines coming from Canada, United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia into Nigeria. Minister of Aviation, Capt. Hadi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 217 times

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Controversy trails planned new national carrier

CONTROVERSY is trailing the proposed new national carrier scheduled for launching in April 2022 by the Federal Government. Key stakeholders in the Aviation industry have been reflecting on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 161 times

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NBA: Stephen Curry waits for record as Golden State Warriors lose to Philadelphia 76ers

STEPHEN Curry was made to wait to break the NBA three-point record as the Golden State Warriors lost at the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday. Needing 10 more... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 39 times

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2023: Rep aspirant calls for end to election manipulation

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, an aspirant for the Awgu, Aninri, and Oji River Federal Constituency of Enugu State on the platform of the Peoples... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 161 times

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Bandits attacks: Buhari sends NSA, IG, DSS boss, others to Sokoto, Katsina

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched a high-level delegation, made up of the heads of the nation’s intelligence and security services to Sokoto and Katsina states in response... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 139 times

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Sarkin Bai Kano left behind legacy of integrity, service to humanity – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged family members of late Sarkin Bai of Kano, Alhaji Mukhtar Adnan, to uphold the legacy of integrity and service to humanity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 92 times

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FG dissolves governing board of Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre

  PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate dissolution of the governing board of the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre in the exercise of his constitutional powers... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 101 times

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FG’s delegation condoles Gov. Masari over Commissioner’s assassination

A Federal Government delegation on Friday paid a condolence visit to Katsina State over the assassination of the state Commissioner for Science and Technology, Dr. Rabe... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 108 times

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Worker arraigned for allegedly stealing palm fruits worth N150,000

 A 32-year-old palm oil depot worker, Timothy Arolowo, on Friday appeared before an Okitipupa Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State for allegedly stealing palm fruits valued... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

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NSCDC cautions public against gender based violence

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State Command, has cautioned perpetrators of gender based violence to desist from it saying suspects will be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

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Lagos residents adopt lifestyle changes to lessen cooking gas consumption

 SOME residents of  Lagos State  have resorted to  change in lifestyle, to help reduce their gas consumption, while  awaiting improvements in supply and reduction in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 68 times

Tags: gas consumption, residents of  Lagos State, kerosene, firewood

Why we can’t respond to non-remittance of funds by defunct PEF – NUPRC

THE Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) says the activities of the defunct Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF) do not fall under the operational purview of the... Read more

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IPOB threatens to resist Buhari's planned visit to Ebonyi

THE indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, on Thursday said that the plans by President Muhammadu Buhari to secretly visit Ebonyi State will be resisted by youths... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 205 times

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CSO renews call on Buhari to sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

THE Electoral Hub, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) has renewed call on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill without delay. Ms Princess Hamman-Obels, Director,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 121 times

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Rep. Hunpe commends FG on release of N15bn for Badagry Expressway

REP Babatunde Hunpe, a lawmaker representing Badagry Federal Constituency, has commended the Federal Government on the release of  N15billion for the rehabilitation of the Agbara – Badagry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: REP Babatunde Hunpe, NNPC, President Muhammadu  Buhari

SERAP urges Buhari to obey court judgments or face contempt proceedings

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately take meaningful steps to implement several judgments obtained by SERAP... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: Femi Falana, MacArthur Foundation, Abubakar Malami, ECOWAS Court of Justice, SERAP, President Muhammadu Buhari, SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project

Buhari seeks passage of 2021 Finance Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja transmitted the 2021 Finance Bill to the Senate for consideration and passage. Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, read the letter on... Read more

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Again, Ohanaeze demands release of Nnamdi Kanu, 19 other Igbo youths

THE youth wing of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has again called on President Muhammadu Buhari to release IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu and 19 other Igbo youths detained by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 120 times

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Buhari congratulates Barrow over re-election in The Gambia

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja congratulated President Adama Barrow of The Gambia on his re-election  for a second term of five years. In a statement issued... Read more

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KWASU to confer Honorary Degrees on President Buhari’s wife, Chief of Staff, 5 others

KWARA State University (KWASU), Malete, says it will confer Honorary Degrees on the wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, and the Chief of Staff to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 123 times

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Remain apolitical, professional, Buhari urges army

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Nigerian Army to remain apolitical and professional in protecting democracy and defending the territorial integrity of the nation. Buhari, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 141 times

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NUPRC reiterates commitment to tackle oil spills

THE Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has reiterated its commitment to tackling oil spills in the oil and gas sector in fulfillment of its regulatory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 148 times

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Ogun arrests 124 offenders for open defecation

THE Ogun State Government on Thursday arrested 124 offenders for contravening the state’s environmental and health laws. The offenders arrested in various locations across the state for... Read more

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Plateau Assembly passes N116.7bn as 2022 appropriation bill

THE Plateau State House of Assembly (PLHA) presided over by the Speaker, Yakubu Sanda, on Thursday passed into law an appropriation bill of N116. 7 billion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Yakubu Sanda, Plateau State House of Assembly, Gov. Simon Lalong

World AIDS Day: Makinde’s wife declares support for victims

THE wife of Oyo State Governor, Tamunominini Makinde, has reaffirmed her commitment to the well-being of people living with HIV/AIDS, calling on World leaders to join hands... Read more

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Ignore bait on fuel price hike: Olawepo – Hashim counsels Buhari

A former Presidential Candidate and a Chieftain of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has enjoined President Mohammed Buhari to ignore the bait from... Read more

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Nnamdi Kanu scheduled for emergency hearing today

  NNAMDI Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has been scheduled for an emergency hearing on Thursday, December 2.   Realnews reports that the expectation is... Read more

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Morocco concludes plans to develop West Africa Gas Pipeline

MOROCCO has concluded plans to develop the proposed Morocco-Nigeria Gas Pipeline (MNGP), an onshore and offshore gas pipeline project that aims to deliver Nigeria's natural gas... Read more

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Tags: Moroccan Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines,Naturgy Energy Group, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,

Saudi Arabia backs Kuwait to succeed Nigeria's Barkindo as OPEC Secretary General

SAUDI  Arabia, worlds top oil producer, wants to influence who emerges as the secretary general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC. Formal discussions... Read more

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FG approves funds for Umuahia-Ikwuano-Ikot Ekpene Road

THE Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, says funds for reconstruction of Umuahia-Ikwuano-Ikot Ekpene Road has been approved under the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 185 times

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PENGASSAN rejects forced vaccination on Nigerians

THE Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, has rejected forced COVID-19 vaccination on Nigerians by the federal government. Festus Osifo, PENGASSAN president,  said... Read more

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President Buhari honours 3 “honest Nigerians”, vows to sanction corrupt public servants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja honoured two civil servants, Muhammad Ahmad and Nelson Okoronkwo and a Nigerian student in Japan for exhibiting exemplary acts of... Read more

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Sokoto assembly approves N3.27bn virement

SOKOTO State House of Assembly on Tuesday approved state government request for 3rd Quarter Capital and Recurrent Virement Warrant in the 2021 budget worth N3.27 billion. This followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 96 times

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Buhari felicitates with Folu Olamiti at 70

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has joined family and friends in felicitating with veteran journalist, Folu Olamiti, on his 70th birthday, coming up on November 30.  Buhari congratulated Olamiti,... Read more

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NBA: Stephen Curry inspires Golden State Warriors to victory over LA Clippers

STEPHEN Curry inspired the Golden State Warriors to a seventh straight victory as he scored 33 points in a 105-90 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Curry... Read more

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AMCON is special animal created by FG to treat special problem – Justice Dimgba 

JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court Awka Division at the weekend rose in strong defense of the Federal Government of Nigeria led by President... Read more

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APC governors move to hijack presidential ticket

...As North accepts party’s leadership position, yields presidential ticket to South THE cold war raging in the All Progressives Congress (APC), especially between the APC progressive governors and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 168 times

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Buhari congratulates LEE Engineering Group at 30

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari rejoices with major indigenous player in the oil and gas industry, Lee Engineering Group, as it marks 30 years of its establishment.  The President... Read more

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Buhari charges agric varsities to bridge food insecurity gap

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has challenged universities of agriculture in the country to bridge the gap of food insecurity and address the nation’s dependence on imported foods. He... Read more

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Buhari challenges universities to develop COVID-19 vaccine

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerian universities to intensify their research to develop COVID-19 vaccine to tackle the dreaded virus afflicting the country. The president, represented by... Read more

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Nigerians to FG: We’ll resist fuel price hike

DON’T ever try it! Don’t even contemplate it! That’s the message that Nigerians from all walks of life across the country are sending to the Federal Government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: fuel, Afenifere, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Parents enjoined to promote Igbo language from cradle

THE Anambra State Library in its bid to promote and preserve Igbo culture held a one-day campaign urging parents to promote Igbo language from childhood. The campaign... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

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Sit-at-home paralysing economy

INDEED, Ebonyi State has been experiencing worrisome security concerns in almost all the corners of the state. The security challenges ranged from attacks on police stations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 155 times

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Gov. Sanwo-Olu presents N1.38trn 2022 budget for Lagos State

GOV. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Wednesday presented a budget of N1.388 trillion for 2022 to the State House of Assembly for approval. Presenting the budget, christened”Budget... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 165 times

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Insurgency: 120 hunters, others train on mine risk education in Adamawa

NO fewer than 120 members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), hunters and vigilante were trained on mine risk education in Adamawa. The training exercise was... Read more

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Air Nigeria to take off April 2022 – Sirika

NIGERIA’S national airliner, Air Nigeria, is expected to take off by April 2022, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has disclosed.He made the disclosure while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 116 times

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Imo govt indicts, recovers seized properties from Okorocha, family

IMO State Government Whitepaper Implementation Committee on Lands and other Related Matters has recovered government, individual and institutions properties allegedly converted by the former governor of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 153 times

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History will be kind to Buhari, says APC chairmanship aspirant

SALIU Mustapha, one of the front line aspirants for the the All Progressives Congress (APC) chairmanship position, says history will be kind to President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more

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Petrol to sell for N340 per litre next year, says Kyari

...Labour cautions govt against unilateral action ...N5,000 monthly stipend for 40m Nigerians GOING by the words of Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 248 times

Tags: Mallam Mele Kyari, Petrol to sell for N340, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, Trade Union Congress,

Ondo govt. to distribute 3.3m mosquito nets

NO fewer than 3.3 million insecticide-treated mosquito nets are to be distributed free to residents of Ondo State, as part of measures by government to prevent... Read more

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Kano children seek abolition of child marriage, street begging

CHILDREN in Kano State, on Tuesday, called for abolition of child street begging and early marriage, even as they sought for review of voting age to... Read more

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Yuletide: Get clearance to hold events, Commissioner tells Lagos residents

THE Lagos State government on Tuesday said that residents and event centre owners should obtain clearance from the Lagos State Safety Commission to hold events during... Read more

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APC National Convention: President Buhari endorses February 2022

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed February 2022 as new date for the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman of Progressive Governors’ Forum, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 107 times

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IATF2021: Buhari says AfCFTA must create jobs, enhance revenues

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) must ensure that Africa is a marketplace where no country is left behind, jobs are... Read more

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Moghalu calls for persecution of people responsible for Lekki Toll Gate massacre

By Anthony Isibor.   PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party, YPP,  in the 2019 general elections has called for the immediate persecution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 154 times

Tags: PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Lekki Toll Gate massacre, Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry,

Trusted, well-resourced judiciary essential to rule of law, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says a trusted, well-resourced and well-functioning Judiciary is essential to the entrenchment of rule of law. President Buhari made this submission while declaring open... Read more

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2023: It’s time for Nigerian youths to produce president – Shettima, AYCF president

IT is no longer news that politicians and voices of reason from the Southeastern part of the country have been clamouring for power shift to their region... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 204 times

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Allegation by US non-profit organization that Nigerian govt. sponsors terrorism disgusting - minister

THE Federal Government has described the allegation by a US-based non-profit organization, that the Nigerian government is a sponsor of terrorism, as a disgusting distraction orchestrated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: GATE, Lai Mohammed, President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari mourns General Zirkusu, 3 others, condoles with their families

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the demise of Brigadier General Dzarma Zirkusu and three soldiers who paid ”the supreme sacrifice while fighting terrorists in... Read more

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Man, 35, rapes two teenage sisters in Delta

TWO sisters in Asaba, Delta State, have allegedly be raped by a 35 years old man, identified as Jude Nduka. One of the rape incident resulted in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

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Expanding the frontiers of relations between Nigeria and France, by Muhammadu Buhari

IT is possible that the first contact was made in 1601 between the French and the peoples of “Guinee” – the name for the lands we... Read more

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Ex-Imo deputy governor, Irona loses sister

THE immediate past deputy governor of Imo State, Gerald Irona, has lost his only sister, Ona Anthonia Nwobi, Nee Irona, to the cold hands of death.... Read more

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Senate approves Buhari’s $16bn, €1bn loan requests

THE Senate has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request for the sum of $16,230,077,718 (USD) billion, €1,020,000,000 billion (Euros), under the 2018-2020 External Borrowing plan. It also approved... Read more

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MRA accuses Buhari administration of breaking promise to ‘Fully Enforce FOI Act’

THE Media Rights Agenda, MRA today launched a new report which examines measures, policies, and actions of the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration to implement the Freedom... Read more

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Ikoyi 21-storey building collapse: Recovered bodies increase to 45 – LASG

LAGOS State Government says two more bodies have been recovered, bringing to 45 the number of bodies from the collapsed 21-storey building in Ikoyi. The Commissioner for... Read more

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Ngige congratulates Soludo, hails Buhari

THE Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige  has congratulated the winner of the November 6, 2021 Anambra State Governorship Election, Professor Chukwuma Soludo of... Read more

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Ndigbo Lagos sets agenda for Soludo, other South East governors

…congratulates the governor elect …commends Buhari, security agencies over Anambra elections THE Ndigbo Lagos, a non-partisan umbrella body of Igbo Organizations in Lagos, has urged Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,... Read more

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Obiano lauds Buhari for free, fair election in Anambra State

GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has praised President Muhamadu Buhari for making the November 6 gubernatorial election in the state which ended with the supplementary... Read more

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Anambra poll: Buhari deserves kudos– PDP presidential hopeful

A former PDP presidential aspirant, Mr Stanley Osifo, says President Muhammadu Buhari deserves commendations for the credible outcome of Saturday’s governorship election in Anambra. Osifo, who vied... Read more

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Buhari assures France of cooperation to dismantle international criminal networks

President Muhammadu Buhari has appreciated efforts of President Emmanuel Macron in expanding opportunities for business between Nigerians and French citizens, while committing to partnership to degrade... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

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Ortom congratulates Soludo on Anambra election win

BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom has congratulated Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on his victory at the November 6 Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

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Nasarawa Speaker tasks councilors on good working relationship with LG Executives

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has called for harmonious relationship between local government chairmen and councillors for development to thrive at the grassroots. Speaker of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

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Anambra Election: Buhari congratulates Soludo, lauds INEC, Security agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for winning the gubernatorial election in Anambra. The president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: President Muhammadu BuharI, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, APGA

Classroom Fire: Buhari condoles with President Bazoum over death of 25 children

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with President Mohammed Bazoum of Niger Republic over the death of 25 school children during a classroom fire outbreak in the... Read more

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“My victory reflects supreme will of God, people’s mandate” -Soludo

Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, the Governor-elect of Anambra State, says his victory reflects the supreme will of the Almighty God, as well as an overwhelming sacred mandate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Aguata Local Government Area, Sen. Andy Uba, Mr Valentine Ozigbo,APC, PDP, APGA

Buhari condoles with Pastor Odukoya over wife’s death

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Pastor Taiwo Odukoya of the Fountain of Life Church, over the loss of his wife, Nomthi. The president, in a condolence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

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Delta, firm partner to establish tricycle factory

DELTA State Government and Stallion Auto Keke Limited on Tuesday, reached an agreement to establish tricycle manufacturing plant in the state. Chief Economic Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Kingsley... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

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Buhari vows to end annual $2bn wheat importation

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to end wheat importation which cost Nigeria $2 billion annually. Speaking during the flag-off of the rainfed commercial wheat cultivation at the Wheat... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

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Anambra election: Cleen Foundation observes massive vote trading

By Benprince Ezeh ...says police welfare package for the election was poor ELECTION Security Support Centre, ESSC of CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, NGO, has said that it... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 175 times

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Buhari mourns theatre legend, Prof. Oduneye

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family and friends of elder statesman and foremost theatre legend, Prof. Bayo Oduneye, who passed on at 87. In a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 160 times

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Two claimants tango over chairmanship seat of Langtang North Council in Plateau

Mr Bitrus Zulfa says he remains the Chairman of Langtang North Local Government Council of Plateau in spite of a court judgment obtained by Mr Joshua... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Mr Bitrus Zulfa, Chairman of Langtang North Local Government Council, Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), Justice Ishaku Kunda

Ikorodu LG boss pledges improved workers welfare package

The Executive Chairman of Ikorodu Local Government, Mr Wasiu Adesina, on Tuesday, reiterated his administration’s commitment to improve workers’ welfare package for increased productivity. Adesina made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Ikorodu Local Government, Mr Wasiu Adesina, N300,000, Lagos State Civil Service Commission,

Buhari condoles Nigerian Envoy to S/Leone, Omaku over mother’s death

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled  Amb. Henry Omaku, Nigeria’s High Commissioner to Sierra Leone on the passage of his mother,  Mrs Evelyn Omaku. The president also extended... Read more

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NBA: Stephen Curry scores 50 as Golden State Warriors beat Atlanta Hawks

STEPHEN Curry scored 50 points and had 10 assists to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Atlanta Hawks 127-113 for their fifth straight win. The Hawks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 129 times

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Kubwa kerosene explosion: Petroleum agency set to clamp down on illegal operators –official

THE Nigeria Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) says it will not rest until it clamped down on all illegal DPK (Kerosene) operators in the... Read more

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APC accused of writing results of 10 LGs ahead of Anambra election

    THE government of Anambra State has alerted Anambra people and Nigerians in general to the credible evidence it has that the All Progressives Congress, APC, has... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 974 times

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Ekiti Assembly approves change of name for College of Agriculture

EKITI State House of Assembly has passed the State College of Agriculture and Technology (first amendment) Bill, 2021, and committed the 2022 budget to its Committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 112 times

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Coalition urges Kano govt. to disengage tax consultants, proffers solutions

COALITION of stakeholders and professionals on taxation, “Taxation, Justice for Governance Platform,” has called on Kano State government to disengage tax consultants. The coalition made the call... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 213 times

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Anambra 2021: IPC establishes Special Journalists' Safety Monitoring & Alert Desk

.......issues advisory on coverage BARELY 24 hours to the Anambra State governorship election on Saturday November 6, 2021, the International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria, has announced the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

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Delta to establish energy hubs in 3 newly established universities

The Delta Government has concluded plans for the establishment of energy hubs in three newly established universities in the state. The state Commissioner for Power and Energy,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Delta Government, University of Delta Agbor, University of Science and Technology, Delta State University

Security: Emir of Suleja canvasses support for security agencies

The Emir of Suleja, Malam Auwal Ibrahim, on Thursday pleaded with the people of the state to support the police with reliable information as instrument for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: The Emir of Suleja, Malam Auwal Ibrahim, kidnapping, President Mohammadu Buhari

Ogun govt warns miners, dredgers against environmental damage

Mr Ola Oresanya, Special Adviser to Ogun State  Governor on environment has  warned miners and dredgers in the state to operate responsibly or face sanctions. Oresanya, gave... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

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Gombe borrowing to address development deficits — Gov. Yahaya

GOV. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State, on Thursday said his administration was borrowing to address development deficits and improve the well-being of the people in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: GOV. Inuwa Yahaya, State Commissioner for Finance, People’s Democracy Party, Gombe State

Order freezing our bank accounts has crippled all activities, Benue Govt tells court

The Benue State Government, on Thursday, appealed to a Federal High Court, Abuja, to set aside its earlier order, freezing all its bank accounts.   Counsel to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Benue State Government, Terkura Pepe, Justice Ekwo, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON)

Anambra Commissioner raises alarm over alleged plan to arrest key govt. officials on fabricated charges

Mr C. Don Adinuba, Anambra Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, has cried out over alleged plan by the opposition to arrest key officials of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Mr C. Don Adinuba, he Anambra State Government, the Anambra Police Command Public Relations Officers

Reinstated Langtang North Chair resumes office, dedicates victory to God

MR Joshua Laven,  the reinstated Chairman of Langtang North Local Government of Plateau, on Thursday  resumed office, saying he dedicated his victory at the High Court... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

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Exposed: Plans to arrest key Anambra State government officials on trumped-up charges afoot

THE Anambra State government has alerted Nigerians of a dastardly plan to upset the government machinery in the State by a planned arrest of some key... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 340 times

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Gunmen abduct 60 worshippers from Baptist Church

AT least 60 worshippers were reportedly abducted when bandits raided Emmanuel Baptist Church located in Kakau Daji in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The armed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 170 times

Tags: Kaduna State, Gunmen, Baptist Church

Nigerian Press Council charges media to ensure balance in terrorism reportage

The Nigerian Press Council (NPC), on Wednesday, urged the media to moderate their reportage of terrorists’ activities and violent extremism by ensuring balanced, unbiased and factual... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: The Nigerian Press Council (NPC), Mr Francis Nwosu, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki

Government inaugurates Egbengwu Ojideleke Health Centre at Nimo

THE Anambra State Government inaugurated a Health Centre at Nimo, Njikoka Local Government Area, LGA.  The Commissioner for Health, Vincent Okpala, while inaugurating the project, commended Sir... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Anambra State, Vincent Okpala, Gov. Willie Obiano

Unemployed man in court for unlawful possession of fire arms

An unemployed man, Ahmed Azeez, was on Wednesday docked at a Lagos High Court, sitting at Tafa Balewa Square, for allegedly shooting a passerby to dispossess... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Ahmed Azeez, The Lagos State Prosecutor, Tafa Balewa Square

Economic cost of road accidents N450bn annually – Minister

The Minister of State for Transportation, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, on Wednesday said the economic cost of road accidents in Nigeria amounted to about N450 billion annually. Saraki... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 262 times

Tags: Minister of State for Transportation, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN), Federal Road Safety Corps ( FRSC)

Woman, 45, bags10 years imprisonment for attempted murder

AN Ekiti State High Court, sitting in Ado-Ekiti, on Wednesday sentenced a 45-year-old woman, Yemisi Najimu, to 10 years imprisonment with an option of N70,000 fine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ekiti State High Court, Yemisi Najimu, Justice Lekan Ogunmoye

Kogi begins closure of illegal schools

THE Kogi State Government on Wednesday began the closure of sub-standard and illegal schools operating in the state. Speaking to journalists shortly after the exercise in Lokoja,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 201 times

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Alleged manslaughter: LASG raises questions in court over housemaid’s death

THE prosecution team of the Lagos State Government on Wednesday at an Ikeja High Court again raised questions over the circumstances surrounding the death of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Lagos State Government, Ikeja High Court, Ms Joy Adole, Mr Yusuf Sule

Plateau House of Assembly sealed as contending parties embark on negotiations

THE Plateau State House of Assembly complex has been sealed by security operatives as the two parties laying claim to the Speakership of the Legislature continue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Plateau State House of Assembly, News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), Abok Ayuba

NUPRC seeks oil producers support for smooth implementation of PIA

THE newly created Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has solicited the support of the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS) for the smooth implementation of the... Read more

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As Anambra State confronts an organized crime family

ON 6 November 2021, Anambra State, at 4,844 km² the second smallest state by landmass in Nigeria – Lagos State with 3,577 km² is the smallest... Read more

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Fake appointments: Nasarawa Assembly lifts suspension on member

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly has lifted its suspension on the member representing Obi II constituency, Mr Luka Iliya-Zhekaba over his alleged involvement in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi

SERAP sues Buhari, wants court to order recovery of ‘missing N881bn in 367 MDAs’

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that over ₦880bn of public... Read more

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Lawyers call for immediate release of 18 Igbos unlawfully incarcerated

By Anthony Isibor Some lawyers in Anambra state have cried out over what they described as unlawful detention in correctional centers in Anambra state of Igbo men,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

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Stakeholders commend NIN-SIM Verification Exercise

....as FG urges citizens and legal residents to enrol before the end of the year Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has... Read more

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Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta,, Nigerian Communications Commission, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, National Identity Numbers

I’ll leave office in May 2023, Buhari assures

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned those campaigning for tenure elongation on his behalf, stressing that he would leave office in May 2023. According to a statement by Senior... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 249 times

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eNaira: Another stake in digital banking

Nigerians and other parties across the globe have, no doubt, demonstrated their overwhelming interest in the eNaira project with over 2.5 million daily visits to the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 293 times

Tags: eNaira, digital banking, Digital Currencies, Godwin Emefiele, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Reject free ride from strangers, Oyo govt warns

By Anthony Isibor. THE Oyo State Government through its ministry of education has called on all principals, head-teachers of public and private schools, private school owners, and... Read more

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Tags: Oyo State Government, ride from strangers,

Golden States Warriors have unbeaten start to NBA season ended by Memphis Grizzlies

THE Golden State Warriors had their unbeaten start to the NBA season ended by a 104-101 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies trailed by 19 points... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Golden State Warriors, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA

Security takes over Plateau Assembly as 8 APC lawmakers plot to impeach Speaker

TENSION mount at the Plateau State House of Assembly as six Lawmakers the under the All Progressives Congress (APC)  out of the 24 members of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 122 times

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Lagos to host food festival Dec.12, targets over 3,000 guests, N15m sales –commissioner

THE Lagos state government has announced that it would hold its rebranded Lagos Food Festival 2021 on Dec. 12, to stimulate local and foreign investor interest... Read more

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Tags: Lagos state government, Abisola Olusanya

Doctors, oil workers join disobedience movement against Sudan military takeover

STATE oil company workers and doctors in Sudan said on Wednesday they were joining protests against the military coup that has derailed the country’s planned transition... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 224 times

Tags: doctors in Sudan, STATE oil company workers

Uba accused to leading war against INEC chairman

THE Soludo Solidarity Group, one of the 34 groups campaigning for the victory of Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 668 times

Tags: Governor Peter Obi, President Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Maurice Iwu, Save Nigeria Movement, Michael Egwuatu, Professor Okechukwu I

APC Congress: we didn’t receive any petition – Kano State Appeal Committee

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) State Congress Appeal Committee for Kano State, said it did not receive any petition or complaint from the conduct of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 112 times

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2022 Budget: Can it transform fortunes of Nigerians

The annual ritual of presenting the budget, reviewing it by the lawmakers and assenting to it by the president has just started. But how this piece... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 163 times

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APC has no candidate in November 6 election in Anambra State - CSOs

THE Coalition of Civil Society Organizations in Anambra State has asserted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has no candidate in the November 6 gubernatorial election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 3,625 times

Tags: Coalition of Civil Society Organizations, November 6 gubernatorial election in Anambra State, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, George Moghalu,

President Buhari charges varsity to lead research into local vaccine production

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday tasked the University of Ilorin to play a leading role in the research and production of vaccines locally. The president gave the... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ignatius Onimawo, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem,

Nigerian Army to partner Lagos hospitals for better healthcare delivery

THE Ag. Corps Commander Medical (CCM), Nigerian Army (NA), Col. Babatunde Solebo said that collaborating with major healthcare institutions in Lagos State will foster synergy with... Read more

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Tags: Lt.- Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Col. Babatunde Solebo, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigerian Army Medical Corps,

Adamawa Govt approves N18.71bn loan from FG

THE Adamawa Government has approved an N18.714 billion loan to enable the state to access the Federal Government’s bridging finance facility. Dr. Umar Pela, Commissioner for Information... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 238 times

Tags: Adamawa Government, State Executive Council

We supply 60m litres of water daily to Bauchi metropolis – Official

THE Bauchi State Water and Sewage Corporation (BSWSC), says it has maintained a regular supply of over 60 million cubic liters of water daily to Bauchi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

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Buhari tasks Ogoni leaders on protection of national assets

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged Ogoni Leaders to sensitize indigenes on the value of protecting national assets like pipelines and other oil installations, saying willful damage... Read more

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IPMAN alerts FG on fuel price hike by private depot owners

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) in Kano has alerted the Federal Government to the alleged decision by some private depot owners to increase... Read more

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Over 50% of cooking gas users have switched to firewood, charcoal – Retailers

THE Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers (LPGAR), branch of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), says over 50 percent of cooking gas users... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 257 times

Tags: Mr Michael Umudu, National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Retailers,

Buhari reassures on security challenge

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has reassured that his administration will not rest until the current security challenges in the country are addressed. Buhari, represented by the Minister of... Read more

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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari , Dr Ogbonayan Onu

Stephen Curry scores 45 as Golden State Warriors beat Los Angeles Clippers

STEPHEN Curry's 45 points, including two late three-pointers, helped the Golden State Warriors continue their winning start to the season as they beat the Los Angeles... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 249 times

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Tension in Arochukwu over killing of 5 IPOB members

  THERE was tension in Arochukwu, Abia State on Thursday, October 21, as security operatives battled members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in the area.   A... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 231 times

Tags: IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, Nigerian Army, soldiers, Department of State Services, DSS

Buhari commends SGF over successful ministerial retreat 

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commended Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the Federation, SGF, on the successful hosting of the just concluded Mid-Term Ministerial Performance... Read more

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Buhari hails ex-Minister of State, Power, Godwin Ogbaga at 65

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Minister of State, Power and Steel, Chief Godwin Ogbaga,  on his 65th birthday. The president, in a statement on Wednesday in... Read more

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PIA: FG inaugurates boards of new oil industry successor regulatory agencies

TIMIPRE Sylva, minister of State for Petroleum Resources, has inaugurated the governing boards of the new entities comprising the regulatory framework for the oil and gas... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 311 times

Tags: Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority, Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission, Olasupo Agbaje, TIMIPRE Sylva, Gbenga Komolafe, Farouk Ahmed,President Muhammadu Buhari, Ibra

Nasarawa Assembly confirms appointment of President Customary Court of Appeal,others

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Justice Osagade Osabo Emmanuel as President, Customary Court of Appeal of the state. The House also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 140 times

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Former commissioner urges UK to withdraw travel advisory against Rivers State

EMMA Okah, former Rivers State Commissioner for Information, has called on the United Kingdom to withdraw the travel advisory warning her citizens not to travel to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: EMMA Okah, United Kingdom, Rivers State

Ebubeagu accused of killing five youths in Ebonyi community

RESIDENTS of Amasiri in Afikpo North local government area of Ebonyi state have accused members of the Ebubeagu Security Network of killing five youths in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 292 times

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Buhari to bandits: “Your days are numbered, be ready for crushing defeat”

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sent a stern warning to bandits, saying that “the clock of your ultimate destruction is ticking as you will no longer have... Read more

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MASSOB supports total economic, social lockdown for Nnamdi Kanu if…

THE leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has said it would support total economic and social lockdown if... Read more

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Tags: Comrade Uchenna Madu, Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra

#EndSARS: Lagos official urges youths to protect public assets against vandalism

MR Olufunsho Elulade, General Manager, Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory (LSMTL), on Tuesday appealed to youths to protect public infrastructure in their locality against any act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

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Katsina govt. partners travel agency for hitch-free lesser Hajj operations

 THE Katsina state government has said that it would partner Al-Rufaqa Travels and Tours to ensure the smooth conduct of this year’s Lesser-Hajj (Umrah) operations in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Alhaji Suleiman Nuhu-Kuki, Alhaji Abdulkadir Kofan-Sauri., Al-Rufaqa Travels and Tours, Alhaji Badaru Karofi, Katsina state Pilgrims Welfare Board,

Security forces eliminate 10 bandits, rescue 1 hostage

THE Kaduna State Government said security forces have killed 10 bandits and rescued one hostage in Giwa Local Government Area (LGA). The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 160 times

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Eid-ul-Maulud: Buhari felicitates Muslims, says gains being recorded in combating insecurity

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari felicitated the Muslim Ummah as well as Nigerians of all faiths on the occasion of the Maulud-Un-Nabiyy, the birthday of the Holy Prophet... Read more

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Foundation donates computers, generator sets to Enugu community to promote computer literacy

IKE Okoli Foundation has donated 21 computer units, and two generating sets to Community Primary School, Akpugoeze in Oji River Local Government Area of Enugu State. President... Read more

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Tags: Enugu State, Ike Okoli

165 persons benefit from Taiwo Afolabi free medical outreach

OVER 165 traders at the popular Gbagi market in Ibadan, Oyo State, have enjoyed free dental and medical care at the community health outreach sponsored by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 152 times

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Ogun state residents protest prevalence of bad road

By Christiana and Anthony.   THE residents of Lafenwa/Itele towns in Ado-Ota in Ogun state have on Monday staged a protest against the prevalence of bad roads in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Gov. Dapo Abiodun, Alhaji Oyelakin Wahab, Gov. Amosun, Oluwadara Kehinde, Ado-Ota, Ogun state, Binukonu, Egbejoda, Ayetoro, Itele Awori,

SERAP drags Buhari to court, wants plan to monitor WhatsApp messages declared illegal

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari, asking the court to “declare illegal and unconstitutional the plan by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 177 times

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NNPC mulls rebuilding roads under tax credit scheme

THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) started its week with an engagement with critical stakeholders in a bid to find lasting solutions to the road network... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 248 times

Tags: Mele Kyari, NNPC, PTD, NARTO, Nigerian Union of Petroleum & Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG

Again, Buhari spared time to consolidate “political gains’’ in Anambra, hosts Bakare, others

IN the busy week under review, President Muhammadu Buhari spared time to welcome the Deputy Governor of Anambra, Nkem Okereke, who defected last week from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

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Bishop identifies solutions to kidnapping, banditry

Rev. Christian Onyia, Bishop of Anglican Diocese of Nike in Enugu State, has identified five major solutions to kidnapping and banditry in the country. Onyia made this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 228 times

Tags: Enugu State, Rev. Christian Onyia, Bishop of Anglican Diocese of Nike

Congress: Ojelabi heads new APC exco in Lagos

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos State on Saturday elected its 36 state party officials through voice votes at the party’s 2021 state congress held... Read more

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Tags: Kehinde Adeniyi (State Welfare Secretary), Doyin Pikudan (State Auditor), Jumoke Okoya-Thomas (State Woman Leader),Dr Muritala Seriki (State Youth Leader), Adebayo Adelabu, All Progressives Congress,

Lagos APC: Any other congress, tea party– Sanwo-Olu

GOV. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Saturday said that any other All Progressives Congress, APC, state congress in Lagos State apart from the one held at Mobolaji Johnson... Read more

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Vulnerable women seek financial support from Kaduna State Govt.

SOME vulnerable women, on Friday, asked the Kaduna State Government for financial support to enable them to establish small businesses for their daily livelihood. The women made... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 248 times

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Buhari congratulates newly elected NUJ Executives

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on the outcome of their seventh triennial delegates’ conference which saw the re-election of Chris... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 164 times

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Pastor Bakare meets Buhari, kicks against power shift based on primordial sentiments

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed doors with Lagos-based Cleric, Pastor Tunde Bakare, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday. Speaking to State House correspondents at... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 282 times

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Allocating more revenues to states will aid infrastructure development – Lagos official

THE Permanent Secretary in the Lagos State Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Oyeyemi Ayoola, has said that the allocation of more revenues to state governments will aid... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

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Don’t ignore other killer diseases for COVID-19 – Medical Director warns

 DR Akintunde Ogunfeyimi, Chief Medical Director, Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Okitipupa, on Friday advised Nigerians to maintain hygienic living at all times. Speaking with the News Agency... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags:  DR Akintunde Ogunfeyimi, Ondo State Specialist Hospital,

Witnesses’ absence stall N11.5 bn suit against Alao-Akala, others

THE trial of the former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala and two others over alleged N11.5 billion fraud was on Thursday stalled due to absence... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 38 times

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Police arrest 3 suspects for alleged murder in Enugu community

THE Police Command in Enugu State, says it has arrested three suspects in connection with alleged murder of Mr Chika Nwobodo at Ogbozinne-Ndiagu in Akpugo community... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

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LASG warns against indescrminate construction on Regional Road, Lekki

LAGOS State Government has warned against uncoordinated physical developments on the alignments of its Regional Road in Lekki. This state Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 159 times

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Mrs Buhari uregs media engagement on First Ladies’ projects

 MRS Aisha Buhari, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has called on journalists to engage more with state first ladies with a view to giving their... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 147 times

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Nkem Okeke’s defection inconsequential – APGA

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has dismissed the defection of Nkem Okeke, the Deputy Governor of Anambra to the All Progressives Congress (APC), as inconsequential. Okeke... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 246 times

Tags: , All Progressives Grand Alliance, Nkem Okeke, Gov. Hope Uzodimma, President Muhammadu Buhari

NNPC to find lasting solutions to challenges faced by PTD, NARTO

AS a follow-up to its efforts in sustaining the current smooth supply and distribution of petroleum products nationwide within the festive period and beyond, the Nigerian... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 226 times

Tags: Petroleum Tanker Drivers, Mallam Mele Kyari, NNPC, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Department of Petroleum Resources, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Department of State Services (DSS

Shell Nigeria, ERA quarrel over toxic waste dumpsite

THE Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, SPDC, and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoEN, are at daggers drawn over a toxic waste dumpsite... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: Bamidele odugbesan, Centennial Development and Investment Limited, Mike Karikpo, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, SPDC, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoE

Don cautions against promoting social media content

DR Shadrach Idi, the Acting Head, Department of Public Relations and Advertising, Taraba State University, Jalingo, has cautioned against usage of Social Media content without fact-checking. Idi... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Taraba State University, DR Shadrach Idi, social media content,

President Buhari appoints new CEO for NEPC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ezra Yakusak as Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant... Read more

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Ndigbo. Let not your heart be troubled

By Prof. A.B.C Nwosu I became greatly rattled after reading Mr. Ike Abonyis excellent write-up titled: “South East, PDP, and matters Arising”, on the back page of... Read more

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Chiwetalu Agu freed from DSS custody

THE Department of State Services, DSS, has freed Chiwetalu Agu, Nollywood actor, who was arrested by the service after he was released by the Nigerian Army... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Chiwetalu Agu, Department of State Services, DSS, Ejezie Emeka Rollas, Steve Eboh, Public Relations Officer of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Monalisa Chinda Coker

Anambra Assembly passes anti-open grazing bill

THE Anambra State House of Assembly has passed the anti-open grazing bill. The Bill entitled: “Anambra State Open Grazing of Cattle and other Livestock Prohibition and Ranches... Read more

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Police Act: EKSG to appeal Court ruling striking out suit says A-G

THE Ekiti State Government says it will appeal the ruling of the Federal High Court in Ado Ekiti which struck out the suit seeking nullification of... Read more

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DSS moves actor Chiwetalu Agu to Abuja

VETERAN actor Chiwetalu Agu has been moved to the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja by the Department of State Services (DSS). The move, The Nation learned, is to... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Chiwetalu Agu, Department of State Services,

Edo assembly passes bill to establish nursing college

THE Edo State House of Assembly on Tuesday in Benin passed the Edo State College of Nursing Science Law 2021 and repealed the Edo State College... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Emma Okoduwa, Henry Okhuarobo, Edo State House of Assembly, Edo State College of Nursing Science Law,

Shun indecent dressing, cultism, rector urges new students

THE Rector of Federal Polytechnic, Ede, in Osun State, Dr John Adekolawole, has warned the newly admitted students of the institution to shun indecent dressing, cultism... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 144 times

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APC forum lauds Buhari’s development initiative for North-East

THE North East Consultative Forum of All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for showing concern towards the development of the sub region. Dr Ahmed... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: North East Consultative Forum, Dr Ahmed Saleh, Gov. Inuwa Yahaya, President Muhammadu Buhari,

I was not involved in police arrest of suspended traditional ruler- Enugu lawyer

NNAMDI Ezemagu, an Enugu-based Lawyer, says he was not involved in the police arrest of Chief Christopher Okwor, the suspended Traditional Ruler of Ihekwuenu community in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: NNAMDI Ezemagu, Enugu State

Leadership Excellence Awards: Wife of former Rivers governor voted 2021 Woman of the Year

NIGERIANS at home and in the diaspora have voted wife of the former Rivers State governor, and renowned humanitarian, Dame Judith Amaechi, as Woman of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 196 times

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Council boss swears in councillors, cautions against corruption

ABDULLAHI Aliyu, the Executive Chairman, Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, has charged the council officials to shun corruption while discharging their duties for development... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 155 times

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Police orders investigation into missing female Officer in Enugu

THE Police Command in Enugu State has ordered intensive investigation into a missing female officer during an attack on its Divisional Headquarters in Umulokpa, Uzo-Uwani Local... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 119 times

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NCDMB hands over ultramodern technical workshops in A/Ibom State

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Friday handed over ultra-modern Woodwork and Carpentry workshops it renovated and upgraded at the Government Technical College,... Read more

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Tags: Elder Friday Emmanson Udoka, Elder Godwin Udom, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,Government Technical College,, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel,

Finance ministry to get lion share of multilateral, bilateral loans in 2022 budget

THE Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning will get the lion’s share, in terms of projects costs, of the N1.16tn multilateral and bilateral loans that... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 174 times

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SERAP urges FG to cut 26bn budget for medical center, meals, travels

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari “to cut the N26 billion presidency budget for the construction of the presidential wing at... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 190 times

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Bauchi Govt. gives reasons for demolished house

THE Bauchi State Government has given reasons for the demolition of a house located in the Commissioners Quarters, Old GRA, Bauchi. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

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Golden State Warriors forward has Covid vaccine after exemption request rejected

GOLDEN State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins has had the Covid-19 vaccine after the NBA rejected his request for a religious exemption. San Francisco's health rules require those... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

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Opposition unfairly portraying APC, Buhari in bad light – Progressive Governors Forum

SALIHU Lukman, Director-General, Progressive Governors Forum, said on Sunday in Abuja that opposition parties were portraying the APC and President Muhammadu Buhari in a bad light... Read more

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Independence Anniversary: Buhari, Tinubu bag awards in UK

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has bagged the Nation Builder Award at an event organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC), United Kingdom chapter, to celebrate Nigeria’s 61st... Read more

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Buhari vows to crash food prices

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, in the week under review, has directed key government and security agencies to find lasting solution to the disruptive and unpatriotic activities of... Read more

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Bagudu wants cattle movement from Sahel to other African regions restricted

GOVERNOR Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has advocated for a permanent framework to limit the movement of cattle from the Sahel to other regions in Africa.   Bagudu... Read more

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Boko Haram captures 500 communities in Shiroro – LG chairman

SULEIMAN Chakuba, chairman of the Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, is worried over the incursion of Boko Haram terrorists, whom he said, have captured... Read more

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President Buhari mourns Prof. A. D. Yahaya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to a one-time President of the Nigerian Political Science Association, Prof. A. D. Yahaya, who breathed his last on Saturday. The... Read more

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Nursing mother electrocuted to death by power line in Rivers

A nursing mother identified as Latifa Seiyi has been electrocuted to death at Agip Estate area of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The Sun gathered that... Read more

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President Buhari mourns Prof. A. D. Yahaya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to a one-time President of the Nigerian Political Science Association, Prof. A. D. Yahaya, who breathed his last on Saturday. The... Read more

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Buhari to attend Ethiopian prime minister’s inauguration –spokesman

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will, on Monday, depart for Addis Ababa to attend the inauguration of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second five-year term in... Read more

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Maritime Security: President Buhari assures Deep Blue Project on course

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured that the plan to secure the country’s waters and the Gulf of Guinea through the Integrated National Security and Waterways Protection... Read more

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Independence Anniversary: President Buhari to address Nigerians Friday

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday broadcast to the nation at 7.00 a.m. as part of activities marking the 61st Independence Anniversary of the country. Mr Femi... Read more

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Teachers to enjoy new salary structure from Jan -FG

THE Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, says teachers will begin to enjoy the new salary structure promised by President Muhammadu Buhari from January 2022. Nwajiuba... Read more

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Why today is the happiest day of Governor Zulum's Life

…as NNPC pledges to deliver Maiduguri power project on schedule PROF. Babagana Umara Zulum,  Borno State Governor, has described the groundbreaking ceremony of the Maiduguri and  Environs... Read more

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Insecurity: KDSG shuts telecoms services in parts of the state

THE Kaduna State Government on Wednesday announced the closure of telecommunications services in some part of the state, with effect from Sept. 30. The Commissioner of Internal... Read more

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Rethinking grazing routes debacle

The reopening of grazing routes has undoubtedly added another twist to the endless crises in Nigeria in recent years. Nigerian cannot achieve any meaningful growth with these... Read more

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Kebbi safe for tourists, investors – Dep. Gov.

KEBBI state Deputy Governor, retired Col. Samaila Dabai, says the state remains one of the most secured and safe haven for tourists and investors in the... Read more

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WTD: Enugu State remains preferred tourists’ destination, says Tourism Board GM

THE General Manager, Enugu State Tourism Board, Chief Steve Odo, says the state has remained the preferred tourists’ destination for the past six years in the... Read more

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Video: Ariaria International market flooded, building collapses

AFTER downpour in Ariaria International market in Aba, the commercial nerve center of Abia State, a building collapses while people try to rescue those trapped inside Sept.... Read more

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Video: Soludo speaks at his flag off campaign to be governor of Anambra State

...MASSIVE crowd turned up at the event  Sept. 27, 2021 @ 15:16 GMT | Read more

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Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari meets President Joe Biden

https://realnewsmagazine.net/images/media_assets/2021/09/1632664615.jpghttps://realnewsmagazine.net/images/media_assets/2021/09/1632664615.jpg - Sept. 26, 2021 @ 15:03 GMT | Read more

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Dog bites off Ondo undergrad’s manhood

A dog, identified as Charlie, has bitten off a part of the private parts of an undergraduate of the Adekunle Ajasin University, in the Akungba Akoko... Read more

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Commissioner enjoins Anambra people to vote for credibility, economic viability

THE commissioner for health, Anambra State, Vincent Okpala, has called on the people of Anambra to vote for credibility in order to achieve economic viability as... Read more

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Publish names of suspected looters of N6trn NDDC funds, SERAP tells Buhari

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN... Read more

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Buhari leaves New York for Nigeria

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday left New York for Abuja, after a successful conclusion of an eventful outing at the 76th Session high-level meetings of the... Read more

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Wabote receives African Local Content Icon award, lists gains of Nigerian content policy

...With Nigerian Content policy we ensure quality is not compromised - Wabote   SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has... Read more

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Enugu royal father alleges invasion of his residence

IGWE Christopher Okwor, the Traditional Ruler of Ihekwuenu Aku Community of Enugu State, has cried out over an alleged invasion of his residence by suspected thugs.Okwor... Read more

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Cholera outbreak: Oyo ministry launches prevention measures

OYO State government, on Friday, reassured the residents of the state of its preparedness to prevent the outbreak of cholera in the nooks and crannies of... Read more

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Revealed: How $1.2m bribe was paid to finance presidential elections in Nigeria 

  LAWSUITS in London and New York, have shed light on how fees trading firms paid agents to win oil contracts from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation... Read more

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Anambra State Cattle, other livestock `Open Grazing’ prohibition law passes 2nd reading

THE bill for a law to prohibit and abolish open and nomadic cattle and other livestock grazing and rearing in Anambra State has passed through second... Read more

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Full Text of President Buhari’s Address at UN General Assembly in New York

“Mr President, “Let me, on behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, congratulate you on your well-deserved election as President of the 76th Session of the... Read more

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UNGA 76: Buhari talks debt cancelation, COVID-19, terrorism

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in New York, appealed to rich nations and international financial institutions for outright debt cancellation for countries facing the most severe... Read more

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Coalition knocks FOREX saboteurs, backs CBN gov

A Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has backed various policies introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to stabilise the naira... Read more

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Church of Nigeria wants bandits, herders declared terrorists

THE Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) has raised the alarm that Nigeria is turning to a land flowing with tears and blood because of the impact of... Read more

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Suspected robber killed as operatives foil cult initiation

A suspected member of a three-man gang has met his waterloo after sustaining injuries during a shootout with policemen on stop and search duty in Delta... Read more

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Gunmen attack police checkpoint in Enugu, kill 2 cops

THE Enugu State Police Command has suffered another loss in the hands of unknown gunmen as it lost two policemen to bullets of the hoodlums. The two... Read more

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Banyana spank Falcons to dominate Aisha Buhari Tournament

. Make strong statement for Nigeria to blood new, young Falcons TWO penalties and an own goal by defender Michelle Alozie conspired to hand South Africa’s Banyana... Read more

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Banyana spank Falcons to dominate Aisha Buhari Tournament

. Make strong statement for Nigeria to blood new, young Falcons TWO penalties and an own goal by defender Michelle Alozie conspired to hand South Africa’s Banyana... Read more

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Aisha Buhari, Asisat, 1999 Super Falcons dazzle at NFF-Aiteo Football Awards

THE third edition of the annual NFF-Aiteo Football Awards took the City of Lagos by storm on Monday night, with the country’s First Lady, Dr (Mrs)... Read more

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Group drums support for Osinbajo for 2023

THE Progressive Consolidation Group for Osinbajo 2023, a pressure group has stressed the need for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.Dr... Read more

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Reps Committee commends FMC Ebute Metta on proper utilisation of budget

THE House of Representatives Committee on Health Institutions has commended the management of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute Meta, Lagos State, on appropriate utilisation of... Read more

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Nasarawa Assembly urges FG, State Govt. to assist victims of flood disaster

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly has urged the Federal Government and Nasarawa State Government to provide relief materials to victims of flood disaster in the... Read more

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NNPC records crude oil, gas sales of $219.75m in May

…Posts ₦295.72bn from sale of petroleum products     THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it recorded a total crude oil and gas export sales of $219.75m in... Read more

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Wada Maida’s eldest daughter lauds FG for naming NAN HQ after father

ELDEST daughter of late Malam Wada Maida, Farida, on Thursday lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for naming the News Agency of Nigeria’s Headquarters after her father. Farida spoke... Read more

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Insecurity: Lalong has implemented 5 of 6 resolutions of Plateau Assembly – House Spokesperson

THE Plateau State House Assembly on Thursday said Gov. Simon Lalong had implemented five out of the six resolutions it gave him to address the security... Read more

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Maida, a man of vision and integrity, says Garba Shehu

GARBA Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, has described Malam Wada Maida, late Chairman of the Board of Directors of the News Agency of... Read more

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Court of Appeal reserves ruling in Lagos application to join suit

THE Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has reserved ruling on the application filed by Lagos State Government seeking to join an appeal by the... Read more

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Governor Emmanuel enacts Akwa Ibom State anti-open grazing law

  UDOM Emmanuel, Akwa Ibom State governor, on Wednesday, September 15, enacted a law to prohibit open rearing and grazing and provide for the establishment of ranches... Read more

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Enugu: Judiciary to protect human rights of all segment of society–Acting CJ

THE Acting Chief Judge of Enugu State, Justice Raymond Ozoemena, on Wednesday, said that the state judiciary would continue to ensure the protection of human rights... Read more

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The Youth of Anambra State: A Time for Action

By C Don Adinuba  THE Anambra State Government is pleased with the enthusiastic messages of solidarity it has been receiving from the public, especially the youth, to... Read more

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APC makes effort to politicise Edozieuno’s tragic death - Commissioner

By C Don Adinuba      THE Anambra State Branch of the All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday held a press conference where its leaders attempted to politicise the... Read more

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Prison attacks: Strengthened security network urgently needed – controller

THE Controller of Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, Mr , , on Tuesday called for a robust security network in custodial centres in the state. Adebisi made... Read more

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Buhari greets poet, journalist, Lindsay Barrett at 80

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with consummate author, journalist, poet, essayist, photographer and Pan-Africanist, Lindsay Barrett, as he turns 80 Sept. 15.  Jamaica-born Barrett took Nigeria’s citizenship... Read more

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UNESCO D-G meets Buhari, invites him for UNESCO Anniversary in Paris

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met with the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Audrey Azoulay, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on... Read more

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APC to hold State Congresses on Oct. 2

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has scheduled its State Congresses for Oct. 2. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), said... Read more

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DPR reopens 8 petroleum depots sealed by LASPPPA

THE Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Monday reopened eight petroleum products depots shut down by the Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) in Ijegun-Egba,... Read more

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Kebbi pays N300m compensation to construct 5km roads

GOV. Abubakar Atiku-Bagudu of Kebbi State says government paid more than N300 million as compensation to property owners to actualise the construction of roads in Jega... Read more

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AASDU is the only recognized umbrella body of Anambra indigenes in Lagos - Ebeledike

By Anthony Isibor   AMECHI Ebeledike, president, Association of Anambra State Union, AASDU, Lagos, says that the association is the only authorized, registered and recognized umbrella body of... Read more

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NCDMB, Bayelsa sign Power Purchase Agreement on 10MW IPP

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Bayelsa State Government on Wednesday signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the delivery of electricity... Read more

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ICPC tracks N92m solar light constituency projects in Ondo State

THE Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Friday tracked N92 million Supply and Installation of Integrated Solar Street Lights in Ile-Oluji, Okitipupa... Read more

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Buhari urges striking doctors to return to work

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Friday has called on health workers to return to their duty posts. He also urged others contemplating strikes to opt for settlement of issues... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup to serve as FIFA –ranking tournament!

WORLD football –governing body, FIFA has confirmed that the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Tournament taking place in the City of Lagos 15th – 21st September... Read more

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VAT: Appeal Court orders Rivers, FIRS to maintain status quo

THE Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, on Friday ordered the Rivers Government, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and the Attorney-General of the Federation to maintain... Read more

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Can Buhari’s visit change South East’s perpetual cycles of hope, despair

By Anthony Isibor.   WITH the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Owerri, Imo State, on Thursday, September, 9, it is hoped that the tension and the animosity... Read more

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Gumi relocating fleeing northern terrorists to Oyo State, Group alleges

ISLAMIC scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, is attempting to relocate fleeing terrorists that are being smoked out of the Northern Nigeria via military operations to Oke-Ogun, which... Read more

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Fintiri chairs PDP national convention organising committee  

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced Adamawa Governor Ahmadu Fintiri as chairman of its 2021 National Convention Organising Committee and his Enugu counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi... Read more

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AASDU, Lagos to host all Anambra Gubernatorial candidates in October

AASDU, Lagos to host all Anambra Gubernatorial candidates, Oct. 9   By Anthony Isibor.   THE Association of Anambra State Development Unions, AASDU, is to host all candidates of the... Read more

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Video: Imo people singing and waiting to receive President Muhammadu Buhari at the Imo Airport

VIDEO: Imo people singing and waiting to receive President Muhammadu Buhari at the Imo Airport - Sept. 9, 2021 @ 14:00 GMT | Read more

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Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Imo State

Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Imo State - Sept. 9, 2021 @ 14:00 GMT | Read more

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Photos: Street s in Imo State deserted

PHOTOS: Street s in Imo State deserted - Sept. 9, 2021 @ 14:00 GMT | Read more

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Video: President Muhammadu Buhari inspects guard of honour in Imo State

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Buhari approves Anambra’s Status as petroleum-bearing State

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved Anambra’s new status a petroleum-bearing state. The approval is contained in a letter to Governor Willie Obiano which the president’s Chief of... Read more

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Photos: Imo people observe sit-at-home as Buhari visits Owerri, inaugurates project

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Owerri, the Imo state capital amidst tight security and sit-at-home protest by many Imo people. Realnews reports that the presidential jet landed... Read more

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Kuejubola wants football greats honoured at Aisha Buhari Cup

THE proprietor of Nigeria Women Football League’s multiple champions, Ufuoma Babes Football Club of Warri (now defunct), Elder Eddington Kuejubola, has advocated that the renown pioneers,... Read more

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Ghana names final 23-woman squad for Aisha Buhari Cup

HEAD Coach of two –time Women AFCON runners-up, Ghana’s Black Queens, Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo has named her final list of 23 players for the maiden edition of... Read more

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FIFA gives go-ahead for Aisha Buhari Cup!

WORLD football –governing body, FIFA on Wednesday provided the Local Organizing Committee with a final go-ahead to stage the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational... Read more

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NNPC consolidates on gains, publishes 2020 audited financial statements

FOLLOWING up on President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent announcement of thedeclaration of N287billion Profit After Tax (PAT) in year 2020 by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),... Read more

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MASSOB urges Igbo leaders to ask Buhari to release IPOB Leader

THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has urged Igbo leaders to seize the opportunity provided by the visit of President... Read more

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Workers to enjoy nutritious food as FG approves new food policy

IN a bid to ensure healthy workforce, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a National Policy on Food and Nutrition. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special... Read more

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Buhari salutes Buba Marwa at 68

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), retired Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa, as he clocks 68 on Thursday,... Read more

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Grassroots stakeholders ecstatic about Aisha Buhari Cup

WOMEN'S football stakeholders at the grassroots have commended Her Excellency, the First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. (Mrs) Aisha Buhari for the upcoming invitational tournament happening this... Read more

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Traore: Mali to send strong message at Aisha Buhari Cup

MALI striker Aissata Traore has backed her side to pose a huge threat when it competes in the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women's Football Tournament in Lagos,... Read more

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South Africa name final squad for Aisha Buhari Cup

BANYANA Banyana head coach, Desiree Ellis has named her final 18-woman squad for the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament taking place in Lagos, Nigeria 15th – 21st September... Read more

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NTA excited to be part of Aisha Buhari Cup – DG, Yakubu Ibn Mohammed

THE Director-General of the Nigeria Television Authority, Alhaji Yakubu Ibn Mohammed declared on Tuesday that the nation’s leading television network is excited to be involved with... Read more

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President Buhari calls for sustainable dialogue to achieve peace in Plateau

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for sustainable dialogue to achieve sustainable peace in Plateau, following recent attacks in the state. The President made the call in an... Read more

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Buhari to inaugurate 20 mega projects in Ebonyi – Umahi

GOV. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi says President Muhammadu Buhari is set to inaugurate 20 successfully executed projects by the state government. Umahi disclosed this when he briefed... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup: MTN becomes Platinum Sponsor

THE all-yellow fluorescence of Nigeria’s football firmament shone even brighter on Monday as the Local Organizing Committee announced that telecommunication giants, MTN has become the Platinum... Read more

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Amene: Aisha Buhari Cup will further improve Nigeria Women's Leagues

A board member of the Nigeria Women Football League and General Co-ordinator of the NWFL Nationwide League, Mr Joe Amene believes the Aisha Buhari Cup will... Read more

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Ekiti state govt monitors schools’ resumption for the 2021/2022 session — commissioner

EKITI state government on Monday embarked on monitoring of activities and inspection of schools, as pupils and students resumed for the 2021/2022 academic session across the... Read more

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Minister’s NGO donates drugs, medical equipment to cholera victims in Kebbi State

KHADIMIYYA for Justice and Development Initiative (KJDI), an NGO, distributed drugs and medical equipment in Maiyama Local Government Area of Kebbi State on Sunday to tackle... Read more

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Journalist emerges APC Chairman in Awgu LGA, Enugu State

A very senior journalist with the New Telegraph Newspapers,Mr Kenneth Ofoma has emerged as the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Awgu local government... Read more

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Why NCC directed GLO to stop its services in Zamfara State

THE Nigerian Communications Commission has directed the management of Globacom Nigeria Limited to shutdown its signal in Zamfara State. The directive was contained in a letter signed... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup will prove that every girl-child’s dream is attainable - Oshoala

SUPER Falcons’ captain, Asisat Oshoala says the Aisha Buhari Invitational Tournament will bolster the girl-child’s confidence in believing that her dream is very much attainable. The 26-year-old... Read more

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Anambra election will be free and fair, not written - commissioner

THE Anambra State government is in possession of intelligence reports showing that people are preparing to protest in the streets of the state in large numbers... Read more

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How corruption is plunging Nigerians further into poverty  - SERAP

A NEW report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed how “widespread and systemic corruption in ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) especially in... Read more

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Sports Ministry To Support Women Football Development Through Aisha Buhari Cup

THE Ministry of Youth and Sports Development says its support for the Aisha Buhari Cup is part of an overall plan for Sports Development in Nigeria... Read more

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ICPC commences constituency, executive projects tracking in Ondo State –official

THE Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it has commenced the third phase of Constituency and Executive Project tracking in Ondo State. Mr... Read more

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FEC approves N84.6bn for road, airports’ projects

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved over N5 billion naira for various contracts in Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Katsina airports. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

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LOC confident Aisha Buhari Cup will transform the life of the girl-child, bolster Nigeria’s image

AT whistle-stop visitations to three eminent personalities and offices in the seat of power, Abuja on Tuesday, Members of the Local Organizing Committee of the Aisha... Read more

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FG’s conditional Cash-transfer: Ekiti beneficiaries commend President Buhari

EKITI Government on Tuesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the Federal Government’s empowerment programme tagged: “Household Uplifting Conditional Cash-Transfer” (HUP-CCT) in the last four years. Mr Victor... Read more

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Mustapha applauds reforms in oil and gas industry 

  Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, has stated that the reforms being undertaken by the Federal Government in the oil and gas industry... Read more

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Amaechi’s APC looting confession vindicates PDP - Ologbondiyan

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the confession by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, that stealing is going on quietly under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led... Read more

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Benue APC stakeholders urge Ortom to apologise to Buhari

THE Benue Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), has urged Gov. Samuel Ortom, to tender an unrerserved apology to President Muhammadu Buhari, for using foul languages... Read more

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Residents of Lafenwa, Ado-Odo Ota lament absence accessible roads in their communities

Faced with the absence of any form of government’s presence, the residents of Lafenwa, a town in Ado-Odo Ota, Ogun state, are appealing to Gov. Dapo... Read more

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 How Nigerians can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from carrying out anti-people policies   

INTRODUCTION PRESIDENT Muhamadu Buhari's insistence on enforcing non- existent open-grazing laws and the construction of a rail line directly from Nigeria to Niger Republic, inspite of massive... Read more

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Ghana calls 30 players to camp for Aisha Buhari Cup

HEAD Coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo has invited 30 players to the camp of the Black Queens in preparation for the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational... Read more

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Anambra expands evacuation of indigenes from Jos, Plateau State

FOLLOWING renewed hostilities in Jos, which have caused the Plateau State Government to re-impose a 24-hour curfew in the city, the Anambra State Government has decided... Read more

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PGF DG gives conditions for state police in Nigeria

SALIHU Lukman, Director-General, Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), says state police can only operate in Nigeria, under the supervision of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Lukman said this... Read more

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Coach Zabo sets Cameroon target at Aisha Buhari Cup

HEAD Coach of Cameroon Women's National Team, Gabriel Zabo will begin his coaching journey with the Indomitable Lionesses against Ghana’s Black Queens at the Aisha Buhari... Read more

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MRA sues Lagos State Government, Police Authorities over killing of journalist covering #ENDSARS protests in 2020

  THE Media Rights Agenda, MRA, has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos asking it to order the Lagos State Government and Police... Read more

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NNPC, KDSG, Sign MoU on Gas Utilisation, Expansion

…as Kyari assures gas supply will revamp industries  NIGERIA’S domestic gas penetration aspirations have received a major boost as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kaduna State... Read more

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With Aisha Buhari Cup, Future is Assured for Nigerian Girl-Child - Eucharia

FORMER Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Eucharia Uche, has declared her support for the Aisha Buhari Cup, saying that with the tournament, future is assured for Nigerian... Read more

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House of Reps lauds Kyari over revenue projection for 2022-2024 

MELE Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Wednesday received accolades from the House of Representatives Committee on Finance for providing... Read more

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Buhari pays tribute to ex-Ondo military governor, Abiola Olukoya

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with government and people of Ondo State and Ekiti  over the death of retired Rear Adm. Abiola  Olukoya,  who passed on at 72. This... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup will create enlightenment and help the lot of the girl-child – Nwaneri

FORMER Super Falcons’ defender Adanna Nwaneri has connected the hosting of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Football Tournament with the other laudable programmes of the country’s... Read more

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Road Safety, Civil Defence operatives pledge support for Aisha Buhari Cup

THE Federal Road Safety Commission and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps have pledged their full support for security services at the maiden edition of... Read more

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Stella Mbachu preaches sustenance of Aisha Buhari Cup event

NIGERIA women football great and Assistant Coach of Heartland Queens FC of Owerri, Stella Mbachu has advocated that the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament be sustained... Read more

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Ihejirika, Nigerian Army clear the air on kidnappings, insecurity in Abia State

THE Nigerian Army has denied allegations that it is promoting criminality in Abia state and involved in the release of kidnap suspects in Isuikwuato Local Government... Read more

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NNPC to monitor fuel distribution electronically to check activities of smugllers — GMD

MR Mele Kyari, the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has said that the corporation would henceforth employ electronic to monitor... Read more

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Health Commissioner laments poor attitude to COVID-19 preventive measures

THE Anambra State commissioner for health, Vincent Okpala, has lamented the poor attitude of Ndi Anambra to COVID-19 preventive measures, even as third wave is ravaging... Read more

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Anambra re-strategizes evacuation of University of Jos students

 THE Anambra State Government has re-strategize the evacuation of students of Anambra State origin from the University of Jos following the sudden closure of the University... Read more

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Omagbemi thumbs up Aisha Buhari Cup tournament

PIONEER captain of Nigeria’s Senior Women National Team, Florence Omagbemi has posited that the upcoming Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament is a great booster to the... Read more

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Ogoni people to cooperate with NPDC on oil production

THE leaders of Ogoniland in Rivers State under the auspices of the Ogoni Liberation Initiative have pledged to cooperate with the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC)... Read more

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Kebbi Assembly impeaches Speaker, Deputy Speaker

 THE Speaker of the Kebbi House of Assembly, Abdulmumeen Kamba and the Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Muhammad Buhari-Aleiro, have been impeached. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

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Kaduna urban agency demolishes 9 structures in Barnawa, Narayi

THE Kaduna State Urban Planning and Development Authority (KASUPDA) has demolished nine structures in Barnawa, Narayi, High-cost Estate for violating Urban Planning Laws. This is contained in... Read more

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Modular refinery programme on course – Sylva

THE Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva says the modular refinery programme to boost local production of crude oil in the country is... Read more

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Buhari congratulates Sultan of Sokoto on 65th birthday

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, on his 65th birthday, slated for Aug. 24, 2021. The president, in a statement by... Read more

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Buhari mourns Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condoled  the Aguiyi-Ironsi family, government and people of Abia,  on passing of Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi. Victoria was wife of the first military Head of... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup: Ogbonna insists Falcons the team to beat

SWEDEN-based Super Falcons’ defender, Glory Ogbonna has boasted that her team remains the team to beat when hostilities begin for the six-nation Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament... Read more

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Doctor’s strike: Court orders parties to suspend hostilities, maintain status quo

THE National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered striking members of  Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors ( NARD) and the Federal Government to suspend all forms... Read more

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Lagos pays N2bn as insurance premium for workers

THE Lagos State Government on Monday said over N2 billion had been paid as insurance premium for its workers in 2021. Dr Rabiu Olowo, Commissioner for Finance,... Read more

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Nasarawa State Govt distributes relief materials to flood victims

 NASARAWA State Government has begun the distribution of relief materials to people affected by flood in three communities in Nasarawa Eggon and Akwanga Local Government Areas... Read more

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Zamfara govt. collaborates with FG to resettle IDPs

ZAMFARA State Governor,  Alhaji Bello Matawalle, says he is determined to collaborate with the National Commission for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to resettle all... Read more

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LASEMA warns Lagos residents

THE Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said it recovered a fallen tanker around Oregun area in Ikeja and warned residents to abstain from activities that... Read more

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SERAP drags Buhari, others to court over missing N106bn in 149 MDAs

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that N106 billion of public... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup: Okon insists there are no underdogs

FORMER Nigerian manager and Head Coach of NWFL Premiership side, Rivers Angels, Edwin Okon has voiced his conviction that there are no more pushovers in modern... Read more

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Buhari's approval for grazing reserves a sweet pipe dream in fool's paradise - Afenifere

... says review of grazing reserves in 25 States a waste of taxpayers money   The Pan Yoruba Socio-Political Group, Afenifere has described the approval given by President... Read more

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Makinde mourns former General Olurin, Oyo military governor

  Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, on Saturday, mourned the death of a former Military Administrator of the state, General Adetunji Idowu Olurin. Makinde, who described the... Read more

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Buhari urges new Emir of Bichi to emulate father in promoting peace, unity

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged the new Emir of Bichi in Kano State,  to exhibit good leadership qualities of the late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado... Read more

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Buhari, Osinbajo, Jonathan, Atiku, others attend Yusuf Buhari’s wedding ceremony

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari alongside eminent Nigerians and other dignitaries on Friday attended the wedding (Nikkah) of his son, Yusuf Muhammadu Buhari in the Bichi Emirate Council... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup: LOC inspects Mobolaji Johnson Arena

MEMBERS of the Local Organizing Committee for the Dr Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament (Aisha Buhari Cup) were at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Friday morning... Read more

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I Will Not Believe That EFCC And FG Are Fighting Corruption Till Theodore Orji And His Son Are Prosecuted — NBA-SPIDEL Chairman, Ubani

By Unini Chioma   *Says This Is Not The First Time Of Arresting Orji And Releasing Him Under Questionable Circumstances *Says EFCC Under Magu remained mute despite sufficient evidence Provided... Read more

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President Buhari re-appoints Oloyede as JAMB Registrar

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Prof. Ishaq Oloyede as  Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)  for another five years. Buhari also... Read more

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Gov. Emmanuel donates fishing inputs to farmers in Akwa Ibom state

GOV. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has donated fishing inputs to farmers to boost food sufficiency in the state. The Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr Glory Edet while... Read more

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President Buhari greets Emeka Okwuosa at 60

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari salutes the Chairman/CEO of Oilserv, Emeka Okwuosa, as he turns 60 on Thursday, August 19, 2021.  “The President pays tribute to the Electronics/Electrical engineer,... Read more

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TB detection in Kaduna increased 33% in 1 year – programme manager

 THE Kaduna state Tuberculosis (TB) and Leprosy control programme has disclosed that case detection for tuberculosis in the state rose to 5,878 in 2020 as against... Read more

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NNPC hails appeal court’s judgment on OML 11

THE Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has hailed the recent Appeal Court judgment affirming its operatorship of the Oil Mining License 11 (OML 11), describing it... Read more

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PIA ‘ll engender efficiency, competitiveness in downstream sector – IPMAN

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN),  says the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) will engender a conducive environment for more efficient downstream sector. IPMAN’s National President, ... Read more

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Buhari approves 368 grazing sites across 25 States in Nigeria

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved recommendations of a committee to review “with dispatch” 368 grazing sites across 25 states in the country, “to determine the levels... Read more

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COVID-19: Katsina State receives 92,370 doses of Moderna vaccine – official

 THE Katsina State Government has received 92,370 doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the Executive Secretary, Katsina State Primary Health Care Development Agency (PHCDA), Dr Shamsuddeen Yahaya... Read more

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Oyo Govt refutes claims of not paying counterpart UBEC/SUBEB funds

THE Oyo State Government has refuted claims that the state has not accessed N715 million counterpart funds for Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) for year 2020... Read more

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Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

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Edo government kicks against planned coronation of a Sultan in State

THE Edo State government through Osarodion Ogie, secretary to the state government on Thursday, August 19, reacted to the planned coronation of a sultan in the state. Oge, in... Read more

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Senator Theodore Orji in EFCC's net over N48bn security votes

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has taken into custody a former Abia Governor, Sen. Theodore Orji and his son, Chinedu over alleged N48 billion... Read more

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Aisha Buhari Cup will give hope and inspiration to the girl child – Nkwocha

SUPER Falcons legend Perpetua Nkwocha has posited that the upcoming Dr Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament (Aisha Buhari Cup) is a great step in the right... Read more

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The New PIB Act : Robbing Peter to Pay Paul 

  BY Mike Ozekhome, SAN.     THE PIB Bill just assented to as an Act of Parliament by President Muhammadu Buhari, is a mere ruse, a monstrosity, an artifice... Read more

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