140 results found for PROF. Mahmood Yakubu

Akande tasks telecom operators on licensing obligations

  ….as Danbatta emphasizes role of feedback in telecom regulations     PROF. Adeolu Akande, chairman, Board of Commissioners of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has urged telecoms licensees... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 hrs ago | seen 41 times

Tags: PROF. Adeolu Akande, telecom operators, "Talk to The Regulator",

Town Hall Meetings: Can this innovation provide elusive solutions to troubled polity

There is no doubt how effective town hall meetings can be in tackling the numerous challenges confronting the nation, especially where there is poor quality representation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 90 times

Tags: Prof. Wole Soyinka, Mary Beth Leonard, Mustapha Isah, Town Hall Meetings,

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 yesterday | seen 102 times

Tags: KWASU, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Aisha Buhari

NCPC to partner medical laboratory scientists to improve health services to pilgrims

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam has said that the Commission would partner with the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam,

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 5 days ago | seen 87 times

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

ICPC uncovers N20bn project duplication, personnel budget fraud in MDAs - Owasanoye

By Benprince Ezeh  THE Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses Commission, ICPC, says it has uncovered gross abuse of personnel budget as well as duplication of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Prof Bolaji Owasanoye, ICPC

11 political parties contest outcome of Anambra guber

ELEVEN political parties that participated in the Nov. 6 and Nov. 9 governorship election in Anambra have filed petitions challenging the outcome of the exercise. Mr Surajo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 66 times

Tags: APGA, Prof. Charles Soludo

World AIDS DAY: Virologist urges periodic screening to know status

A Virologist, Prof. EbunOluwa Adejuyigbe, has advised Nigerians to conduct screenings periodically to know their HIV/AIDS status in order to control the spread of the disease. Adejuyigbe,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Prof. EbunOluwa Adejuyigbe

UniJos new VC promises to prioritise quality teaching, research

PROF. Tanko Ishaya, the new Vice Chancellor of University of Jos has promised to promote quality research, teaching and learning in the institution. Ishaya made the promise... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 187 times

Tags: PROF. Tanko Ishaya

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

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 130 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Prof. Armaya’u Hamisu-Bichi,

Regional CSOs examine legal text on trade facilitation with gender mainstreaming

By Paul EjimeREGIONAL CSOs continued their workshop on Trade Facilitation Advocacy in Dakar on Saturday with an overview and analysis of the 1995 Kyoto Trade Facilitation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 92 times

Tags: CSOs, Dakar, Justin Bayili, Prof Fatou Sarr Sow

Youth Empowerment: Commissioner underscores importance of mentorship

THE Anambra State Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Prof Theresa Obiekezie, has emphasised a commitment of the state government to discovering, developing and nurturing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Prof Theresa Obiekezie,

NCC commits over N200 million to research and development - Danbatta

…as students win Over N1m in NCC’s 2021 national essay competition THE Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (EVC/CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, NCC

NCC tasks licensees on efficient operation

THE Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) on Thursday said it was making moves to ensure that licensees operate at optimal strength. The Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 139 times

Tags: NCC, Prof. Umaru Danbatta

Yakubu says INEC will implement direct primary once it’s signed by President Buhari

By Benprince Ezeh PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the electoral body will ensure the implementation of the direct... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

Police brutality: Taraba Speaker condemns killing of man by police

THE Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Prof Joseph Albasu Kunini, has condemned the killing of 37-year-old Oliver Ezra by police in Jalingo and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Prof Joseph Albasu Kunini, Oliver Ezra, Police

UNN begins weeklong fair to exhibit innovative research products

THE University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) on Wednesday began its weeklong maiden product fair aimed at showcasing and promoting the innovative endeavours  of the university through... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Silas Ifeanyi, Prof. Nnayelugo Okoro, Prof Pat Okpoko, UNN, Prof. Charles Igwe, vice chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka

INEC urges media to sensitise Nigerians on democratic rights to broaden base of electoral process

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the media should play an active role in sensitising Nigerians on their democratic rights, duties and responsibilities.... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 190 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Festus Okoye, Sam Olumekun, INEC

NCC has Committed over N200m to research, Development- Danbatta

THE Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (EVC/CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has declared that the Commission had committed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 143 times

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Skill acquisition crucial in achieving sustainable devt- D-G

PROF. Okechukwu Ukwuoma, Director General, National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM), says there is no substitute to skill acquisition in achieving sustainable development in Nigeria. Ukwuoma said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 187 times

Tags: PROF. Okechukwu Ukwuoma, NACETEM

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 3 weeks ago | seen 135 times

Tags: PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Lekki Toll Gate massacre, Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry,

Jega challenges northern elite on good, selfless leadership

PROF. Attahiru Jega has challenged northern leaders on good, patriotic and selfless leadership in the mould of the late eminent statesman, Alhaji Maitama Sule. Jega gave the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 231 times

Tags: PROF. Attahiru Jega,

NCC 2021 BMR: Akande, Danbatta pledge to drive next phase of industry growth

AS the three-day 2021 Board and Management Retreat (BMR) organised by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) comes to a close, the Executive Vice Chairman and Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 92 times

Tags: NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta

Lawmakers congratulate Prof Soludo on his election as governor-elect

AS Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared Prof. Charles Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, as the winner of the Nov. 6... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 132 times

Tags: INEC, APGA, Prof. Charles Soludo

Anambra people, associations congratulate Prof Soludo on his victory

MANY individuals and associations have congratulated Prof Charles Soludo on his victory at the governorship election on November 6, 2021. In his congratulatory message, the Onitsha... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: APGA, Nelson Ojukwu, Prof Charles Soludo

Anambra 2021: Soludo, Ibezim receive certificates of return

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has issued certificates of return to governor-elect, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo and his deputy, Onyekachukwu Ibezim for emerging winners of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 116 times

Tags: INEC, Onyekachukwu Ibezim, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo

Soludo’s victory, a righteous expression of democracy says APC aspirant, Moghalu

THE managing director, National Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA, George Moghalu, has congratulated the governor-elect, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, saying that his ``victory is a righteous expression of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 39 times

Tags: George Moghalu, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo

Prof Soludo’s Victory: A reflection of resistance to leadership imposition

While the victory of Prof Charles Soludo at the poll is being celebrated in Anambra State in particular, and the South East in general, it is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 249 times

Tags: Prof Charles Soludo

VC tasks students on discipline as LASU matriculates 1,412 into sandwich programme

VICE-Chancellor of Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, has urged students of the institution to embrace self-discipline and avail themselves of all the opportunities... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 125 times

Tags: LASU, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello

Moghalu congratulates Prof. Soludo, Anambra State governor elect

KINGSLEY Moghalu, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has congratulated Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, governor elect of Anambra State. A statement from Moghalu on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 106 times

Tags: KINGSLEY Moghalu, Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo

Sen. Andy Uba denies rejecting INEC results of Anambra guber election

THE Senator Andy Uba Governorship Campaign Organisation, SAUGCO, has denied that its principal, who was a candidate in the just ended Anambra election,  rejected the result announced... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 1,332 times

Tags: Senator Andy Uba, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, INEC

Soludo: Enugu APC hails Buhari for sustaining pledge on credible poll

THE Enugu chapter of the Progressives Congress (APC), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for sustaining his pledge to bequeath credible, transparent, free and fair elections to Nigerians. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: APC, APGA, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo

INEC presents certificate of return to Soludo on Friday

INEC presents certificate of return to Soludo on Friday THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is to present the certificate of return as the governor-elect of Anambra... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 175 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Festus Okoye, INEC

Anambra: IPMAN hails Soludo, tasks him on developing Oil & Gas sector

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has congratulated Prof. Chukwuma Soludo on his victory in the Nov. 6 and 9 governorship elections in Anambra. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 76 times

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Anambra guber poll: YPP candidate rules out court action against Soludo

IFEANYI Ubah, the Young Progressive Party (YPP) candidate at the Anambra governorship election, says he has no intention of challenging the result of the election in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 88 times

Tags: IFEANYI Ubah, YPP, Prof. Charles Soludo

Run inclusive government, Orji Kalu urges Soludo

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has congratulated the governor-elect of Anambra, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 107 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Chris Ngige, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, President Muhammadu Buhari

Fayemi felicitates with Prof Chukwuma Soludo

THE Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the November 6 governorship election, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Governor Kayode Fayemi

Valentine Ozigbo congratulates Soludo

 VALENTINE Ozigbo, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just-concluded Anambra poll, has felicitated the Governor-elect, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo. In a statement issued... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Valentine Ozigbo, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo

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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 583 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Maj. Gen. Obi Abel Umahi (Rtd), president of Ndigbo Lagos, Chuma Igwe,

How Soludo will govern Anambra State with team of rivals

PROF. Chukwuma Charles Soludo has given an inkling  into the style of governance he will adopt to hasten development of Anambra State as he assumes office... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, team of rivals, Late President Abraham Lincoln, Val Ozigbo, Peter Obi, Andy Uba, Obiora Okonkwo, Akachukwu Nwamkpo

APGA candidate reliable, focused says PG of Nkwelle Ezunaka

THE Caretaker President-General of Nkwelle Ezunaka, Mr Wilfred Okafor says the Governor-elect; Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo is a reliable and focused leader. ``He will take the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Gov. Willie Obiano

Crazy school days at Great Ife

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu MY studies at Great Ife under Prof. Wole Soyinka got off on a beery note. I was with my classmates in Soyinka’s house for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 281 times

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Details of results from Anambra Governorship polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)-appointed, Returning Officer Prof. Florence Obi announced Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as winner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Florence Obi

Be magnanimous in victory, Ohanaeze tells Soludo

THE Ohanaeze Ndigbo has urged the Governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo, to be magnanimous in victory. Congratulating the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo

Obidike Congratulates Soludo

DIRECTOR General – Conference of APC Support Groups and member of the Party’s National Strategic Lobby Committee, Hon. Obidike Chukwuebuka, has congratulated the candidate of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: APGA, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Hon. Obidike Chukwuebuka

Chisco boss Anyaegbu congratulates Soludo on election victory

THE Chairman of Chisco Group, Chief Chidi Anyaegbu (Okeiyi Amichi), has congratulated Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo, on his declaration as the winner of the November 6... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Chief Chidi Anyaegbu, Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo

Soludo thanks all, says it is a divine journey, whose time has come

PROF. Charles Chukwuma Soludo says he is grateful to Ndi Anambra for their massive support that has helped him to emerge as the Governor-elect of Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 28 times

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NUC approves new courses for Precious Cornerstone University

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has granted approval to the Precious Cornerstone University (PCU), Ibadan,Oyo State, to begin five additional academic programmes. The Vice-Chancellor of the university,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: The NUC, Precious Cornerstone University, Prof. Kola Oloke,Engineering

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 4 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: BENUE State Governor Samuel Ortom, APGA, Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo

Anambra Poll: Ogun APGA chieftain congratulates Soludo, urges governor-elect to hit the ground running

A chieftain of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Ogun State, Professor David Bamgbose, has congratulated Prof Charles Soludo for his victory in the just... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 55 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 4 weeks ago | seen 88 times

Tags: President Muhammadu BuharI, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, APGA

“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 4 weeks ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Aguata Local Government Area, Sen. Andy Uba, Mr Valentine Ozigbo,APC, PDP, APGA

Traditional ruler hails Anambra electoral stakeholders for peaceful, successful poll

Igwe Chukwuemeka Ilouno, the Traditional Ruler in Ifitedunu Community in Dunukofia Local Government Area in Anambra, has hailed people of the state for a peaceful and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Igwe Chukwuemeka Ilouno, Ifitedunu Community, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,

Passenger extortion: FAAN apprehends Arik airline staff

THE Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said that a staff of Arik airline was apprehended while soliciting bribe from a passenger at the general aviation... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 166 times

Tags: Henrietta Yakubu,, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN,

INEC declares Prof. Soludo winner of Anambra guber election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Prof. Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, the winner of November 6 governorship election in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 812 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, INEC, Prof. Florence Obi, Valentine Ozigbo, Andy Uba, Ifeanyi Uba

How Unilag will host a hitch-free 26th NUGA Games — VC

THE Vice Chancellor of University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has assured that adequate security arrangement had been put in place to host the upcoming 26th... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: 26th Nigerian Universities Games, NUGA, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, UNILAG, University of Lagos,

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 4 weeks ago | seen 144 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Bayo Oduneye

Society reiterates diversification of economy to achieve sustainable growth

SOCIETY for the Conservation of Phytofuel and Sciences (SCOPAS) has reiterated the need to diversify the economy, to achieve sustainable growth and development in a post... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Prof. Moshood Belewu, SCOPAS

Full speech of Returning Officer Prof. Obi on Anambra's supplementary election

LET me commence by sincerely thanking all of you, particularly the polling agents of the political parties, for the peaceful and decorous manner we have conducted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 153 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Florence Obi, Anambra's supplementary election

Official INEC results for 2021 Anambra gubernatorial election

(1) Dunukofia LGA APC 1991 APGA 4124 PDP 1680 YPP 1360   (2) Awka South LGA  APC 2595 APGA 12,891 PDP 5498 YPP 919   (3) Oyi LGA  APC 2830 APGA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 314 times

Tags: R-L: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Val Ozigbo, Ifeanyi Uba and Andy Ubah , 2021 Anambra Election

 Anambra deputy governor begs Obiano for forgiveness, says Uba deceived him

IN a last ditch effort to purge his conscience after sudden defection to All Progressives Congress (APC), Deputy Governor of Anambra State, Dr Nkem Okeke has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 482 times

Tags: Dr Nkem Okeke, Prof Chukwuma Soludo,

Ensure every single vote counts in Anambra, Yakubu tells staff

THE Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has directed all staff of the commission to ensure that every vote counts in the Saturday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 116 times

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Stakeholders deliberate as Nigeria prepares to deploy 5G network

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Stakeholders Consultative Forum on the Draft Information Memorandum, IM, for the 3.5GHz Spectrum Auction by the Nigerian Communications Commission held today draws Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 243 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, 5G network, Draft Information Memorandum, 3.5GHz Spectrum Auction,

Expert alerts healthcare workers on Arboviral diseases

Prof. Olatunji Kolawole of the Department of Microbiology, University of Ilorin (Unilorin), has alerted healthcare workers on early identification and diagnosis of arboviral infections, which has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Prof. Olatunji Kolawole, University of Ilorin, Arboviral disease, anti-Yellow Fever Virus (YFV) seropositivity

Anambra State declares two work-free days

THE Anambra State Government has declared Nov. 3 and 4 as work-free days to enable the people to prepare for the Anambra State Governorship polls. Gov. Willie... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Gov. Willie Obiano, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, APGA

Gov. Lalong restates commitment to transparency, frugality in governance

GOV. Simon Lalong of Plateau has restated his government’s commitment to transparency and frugal utilisation of resources. A statement by the Director of Press and Public Affairs,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: GOV. Simon Lalong, Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Prof. Benjamin Osisioma

Research: UNICAL pledges partnership with University of Johannesburg

PROF. Florence Obi, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, has pledged to partner with the University of Johannesburg, South Africa, in the area of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: PROF. Florence Obi, University of Calabar, University of Johannesburg

INEC chairman is alive not killed - Police

THE Police has reacted to the news on social media about the alleged murder of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, in Anambra. There... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 207 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, DSP Nkeiruka Nwode,

Anambra 2021: INEC Chairman Arrives in Awka, Meets With Anambra Police Commissioner

CHAIRMAN of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has arrived in Akwa, the capital of Anambra State and immediately went into consultation with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 123 times

Tags: INEC, Mr. Echeng E, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

Anambra election ‘’ll not be inconclusive election says Soludo

THE candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, says the Nov.  6 governorship election will not be inconclusive.  Soludo said this while reacting to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, INEC

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

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 194 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta,, Nigerian Communications Commission, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, National Identity Numbers

Anambra Election: 86 polling units have no voters – INEC chair

By Anthony Isibor   PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that out of the 5,720 polling units in Anambra State, 86, and 1.5... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 180 times

Tags: PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Independent National Electoral Commission,,

Sierra Leone’s telecoms regulator visits NCC for benchmarking

...visit was very engaging and rewarding” – DDG, NATCOMNigeria’s global ranking as a model in telecom regulation, and her status as a leading light of operational... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Amara Brewah, Ubale Maska, Prof. Umar Danbatta

Civil Society Group praises NCC for digital economy initiatives

… presents Danbatta with certificate of performance     THE Civil Society Groups for Good Governance (CSGGG), a coalition of over 180 civil society organizations, has commended the Management... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Ogakwu Dominic, Uket Bassey, Civil Society Groups for Good Governance, Nigerian Communications Commission,

ICPC identifies former FCDA employees, REDAN members in FCT real estate scam

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC) on Thursday fingered some former employees of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) as real estate... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, Mr Daniel Isei, FCDA employees, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission,

Ifeanyi Ubah to Soludo, APGA Media: Stop lies and propaganda

CANDIDATE of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Ifeanyi Ubah has described as laughable the suggestion from the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) camp that he has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 95 times

Tags: APC, APGA, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, Ifeanyi Ubah

Penpushing media, UNIC train journalists on combating hate speech

By Anthony Isibor.   THE virtual training workshop for Nigerian journalists on hate speech, which was organized on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 by Penpushing media in collaboration with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Prof. Yemi Obalanlege, Stella Jibril, Oluseyi Soremekun, Roland Kayanja, Owolabi Oladejo, Hate speech,

VC tasks intellectuals on advancing innovative technology

VICE-Chancellor of Caleb University, Imota, Lagos State, Prof. Nosa Owens-Ibie, on Wednesday called  on intellectuals to regularly acquire more knowledge  that would enable  Nigeria to lead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Prof. Nosa Owens-Ibie, Caleb University, Imota

Campus security: Police inaugurate UNILAG Marine Police Post

 IN an effort to beef up security, the police command in Lagos State on Tuesday inaugurated a marine police post at the  University of Lagos (UNILAG). At... Read more

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Ekpo tasks FG on effective implementation of Nigeria-China currency swap

AN economist, Prof. Akpan Ekpo, has urged the Federal Government to effectively implement the Nigeria-China currency swap as nothing is wrong with it. Ekpo, a former Director-General... Read more

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2023: Allow INEC to determine the technology to use for elections - Yakubu

By Benprince Ezeh MAHMOOD Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has urged the National Assembly to empower the electoral body to take decisions on... Read more

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NOUN V-C assures 14,953 newly admitted students of better welfare

THE Vice-Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Olufemi Peters, says that the welfare and satisfaction of the students of the institution are... Read more

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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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Editors urged not to give prominence to activities of terrorists, Bandits

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, conference opened on Thursday, October 21, with a call to the media to reduce the prominence given to activities of... Read more

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Sports veritable tool to prevent social vices among youths – Bells VC

 THE Vice-Chancellor of Bells University of Technology, Ota, Ogun, Prof. Jeremiah Ojediran, identified sports as a veritable means of curbing social vices among youths. Ojediran said this... Read more

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Moghalu unveils agenda for youth if elected in 2023

...urges Nigerian government to release youths arrested during #EndSARS protest KINGSLEY Moghalu, Oxford Martin Visiting Fellow, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, has called on the Nigerian government... Read more

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Nigeria glad US is back on climate change agenda—Osinbajo

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria was delighted that the US was fully back on the global climate change agenda. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, said in a... Read more

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Olorunyomi, Fashola, Monguno, Irabor, Kyari headline Editors’ Conference on Security

  ... State governors confirm attendance      .... CBN, UBA, Glo, NNPC, others boost summit     ALL is now set for the 17th All Nigeria Editors’ Conference, starting on... Read more

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Orji Kalu salutes Gowon at 87

THE Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, on Tuesday in Abuja, congratulated former Head of State, Retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on his 87th birthday anniversary. Kalu,... Read more

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Insecurity: UNICAL VC seeks partnership with Nigerian Air Force

THE Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Prof. Florence Obi, has sought the partnership of the Nigerian Air Force in Calabar in the area of... Read more

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Anambra electorate enjoined to vote for economic sustainability

THERE is the need to vote for Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo to ensure sustained economic development of the country that has over the years been battered. ``A... Read more

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Universities to get N30bn revitilisation fund soon – FG

 THE Federal Government says it will commence the disbursement of the N30 billion revitalization fund to public universities soon. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 128 times

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Tomori backs FG’s decision on Dec. 1 deadline for civil servants to get vaccinated

 PROF. Oyewale Tomori, a former vice-chancellor of the Redeemer’s University, Ede, has described the decision to make the COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for federal government workers as... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 232 times

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World Food Day: Experts call for creation of investment opportunities for rural youths

 AHEAD of the World Food Day celebration that comes up on Oct.16, three experts have called on governments and  stakeholders to create unhindered investment opportunities for... Read more

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Appointment of new board of NABDA excites Director General

 THE Director-General of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Prof Abdullahi Mustapha, has expressed confidence that the agency would advance and thrive following the inauguration of... Read more

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Oye lauds Supreme Court judgement, calls for unity in APGA

VICTOR Oye, national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, on Thursday commended the Supreme Court for dismissing the suit brought to it by Chief... Read more

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 Electronic transmission of results will reduce election fraud

PROF. Attahiru Jega, a former Chairman, Independent National Election Commission, INEC, says the electoral transmission of results will reduce the rate of election fraud in Nigeria, He... Read more

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NCC's plan to deploy 5G technology gathers momentum

  …restates 97% readiness level THE Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC’s) plan for Fifth Generation (5G) technology deployment in the country continues to gather momentum with the Commission confirming... Read more

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What Soludo did in 2017 to secure release of Nnamdi Kanu  

PROF. Chukwuma Soludo, candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has said that he led 12- prominent Igbos to Abuja, for the release of leader... Read more

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Anambra governorship: Moghalu urges electorate to vote ADC candidate

PRESIDENTIAL hopeful, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu has urged the electorate in Anambra to vote for Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo, African Democratic Congress (ADC) candidate in the upcoming governorship... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 126 times

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Photos: Agbese, Amuka, Adamu, Jakande, others honoured by League of Nigeria Columnists

  Lateef Jakande's widow receiving post humus on behalf of the late husband award at the event       Haroun Adamu receiving plaque from General Ike Nwachukwu      ... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 177 times

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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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Court fixes Dec. 2 for arraignment of Anambra Varsity professor, others over alleged forgery

A Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday fixed Dec. 2 for the arraignment of Prof. Obiajulu Obikeze and four others over allegations bordering on forgery.   Justice Inyang... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

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NCC’s regulatory instruments set to facilitate 5G deployment, tackle insecurity - Danbatta

The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has declared that three of the Commission’s regulatory instruments are set... Read more

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NCC committed to facilitating growth of e-government – Danbatta

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, EVC, of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has highlighted the various regulatory measures of the Commission toward deepening the... Read more

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Only 2,525,471 voters eligible for Anambra election -  INEC

 By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the total number of registered voters in Anambra State stands at 2,525,471. He... Read more

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D’Tiger Gumut, ex-national coach Nnaji win tickets to NBBF board

  STANLEY Gumut, a Nigeria Custom Service, (NCS), basketball player, was on Saturday  elected as the athletes’ representative on the board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF). The... Read more

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V-C advises new students to shun cultism, examination malpractice or face expulsion

PROF. Charles Igwe, Vice-Chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka, on Saturday advised matriculating students to shun cultism, examination malpractice and social vices or face expulsion. Igwe gave the... Read more

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Nigerians mourn brutal murder of Chike Akunyili

MANY Nigerians were traumatized when the news of the brutal murder of Chike Akunyili, a medical doctor and husband of a former minister of information, Prof.... 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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Rule of law panacea for good governance, says former speaker, Dogara

FORMER Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has on citizens and government to adhere strictly to the principles of rule of law to ensure good... Read more

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Akunyili’s murder, bad omen– Utomi

PROF. Pat Utomi, a political economist,  has described the  murder of Dr Chike Akunyili, widower of late Prof. Dora Akunyili as terrible and bad omen for state... Read more

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JAMB: Elimination of national cut-off mark, a disservice to excellence–OAU Prof.

PROF. Akin Alao has kicked against the recent cancellation of national admission benchmark, otherwise called cut-off mark, by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Alao, a... Read more

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South-East Governors condemn Akunyili’s murder

THE Chairman of South-East Governors’ Forum, David Umahi, has condemned the murder of Dr Chike Akunyili. The deceased was the widower of late Prof. Dora Akunyili, a... Read more

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Oyo State seeks to join Rivers’ suit against FG on VAT

THE Oyo State Government has asked the Court of Appeal, sitting in Port Harcourt, to be joined in the suit instituted by the Rivers State Government... Read more

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Wabote tasks Media on Technology, Capacity Building

  MEDIA organisations, particularly those in the broadcast media have been charged to adopt emerging technologies and techniques to improve the quality of their productions and offerings... Read more

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VC pledges support for UNICAL Senior Staff Club

THE Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Prof. Florence Obi, has pledged her administration’s support for the institution’s Senior Staff Club. Prof. Obi made the pledge... Read more

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Campaign: Soludo promises to produce 1, 000 millionaires yearly in Anambra

PROF. Chukwuma Soludo,  Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra,  says he will produce one thousand millionaires yearly  if elected. He made the... Read more

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Abia govt confirms killing of Marist Comprehensive Academy student by gunmen

  ...dismisses reports that 10 students of Abia State University, Uturu, were abducted as untrue      JOHN Okiyi Kalu, commissioner for Information, Abia State, has confirmed that hoodlums attacked... Read more

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Community honours First Class graduates, sets up committee against drug abuse, cultism

  DETERMINED to improve the educational standard of the area, the Ihiala Community in Ihiala local government of Anambra State has instituted a special Award for Excellence... Read more

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Why INEC may still transmit results electronically

Several weeks after the National Assembly had voted against the Electronic Transmission of election results, the practicability or otherwise of the issue has continued to be... Read more

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FG directs NCC to immediately deploy 5G  in Nigeria

  THE Federal Government has approved the deployment of the Fifth Generation Network, otherwise called 5G in Nigeria. Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital... Read more

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FG not sincere in tackling insecurity –Prof Odinkalu, Ex NHRC chair

PROFESSOR Chidi Odinkalu, Senior Team Manager for the Africa Program of Open Society Justice Initiative was former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission. In this interview,... Read more

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NCC launches 4-year strategic vision plan

…releases a compendium of the EVC’s speeches.   By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,  executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has launched a strategic vision plan... 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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Why INEC can transmit election results electronically without NCC permission

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, appears bent on eliminating rigging in the electoral process in Nigeria. On Tuesday, September 7, the INEC insisted that it... Read more

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Video: Uche Onyeaguocha speaks on what General Yakubu Gowon, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babaginda must do

Video: Uche Onyeaguocha speaks on what General Yakubu Gowon, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babaginda must do     Read more

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Nigeria signs military-technical cooperation with Russia

NIGERIA has signed a military-technical cooperation agreement with the Russian government, a statement by the Nigerian Embassy in Russia said. The agreement which provides a legal framework... Read more

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Tax Evasion: Tribunal orders DSTV to pay FG N900bn tax backlog

A Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) sitting in Lagos has ordered Multichoice Nigeria Limited, owners of cable television services, DSTV, to pay 50 percent of the N1.8... Read more

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Financial experts hail MSMEs survey, set agenda for FG

FINANCIAL experts have commended the Federal Government for conducting another round of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) survey, to guide its policies for the sector. The... Read more

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LAUTECH: Ag. VC lauds Makinde for advancement, progress

 PROF. Mojeed Liasu, the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso in Oyo State, has lauded Gov. Seyi Makinde for regular advancement and progress... Read more

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Rasheed assures of continued good leadership in NUC

PROF. Abubakar Rasheed, the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC) has assured staff and management of the commission and the Nigerian university system of continued good... Read more

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Insecurity: C/River Gov’t to establish Naval base at UNICAL

THE Cross River Government has disclosed plans to establish a Naval base in partnership with the Nigerian Navy at the riverine area of the University of... Read more

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Unilorin Dean pledges to promote back-to-farm policy of FG

PROF. Olayinka Kareem, the new Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin (Unilorin), has pledged to promote the Federal Government’s “Back-to-farm” policy, by transforming... Read more

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I-G presents N4.7m to families of 7 deceased policemen

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba on Monday presented cheques worth N4.75million to seven families of deceased policemen.   Presenting the cheques, Baba, represented by the Commissioner... Read more

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Gowon leads prayer against insecurity, instability in Nigeria

FORMER Military Head of State, rtd Gen. Yakubu Gowon on Monday led conveners of Nigeria Prays mission to seek divine intervention against security threats and social-economic... 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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UNICAL is ethnic friendly- VC

THE University of Calabar has assured the friendly disposition of the institution to all ethic and socio-cultural groups on campus. Prof. Florence Obi, Vice-Chancellor of the institution,... Read more

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Kyari tasks NNPC Greenfield Refinery Ltd board on fuel importation

MELE Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has charged members of the Board of the NNPC Greenfield Refinery Limited (NGRL), to... Read more

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