308 results found for Prof Shehu Abdul-Rahman

We’ll track funding sources, monitor bank accounts of politicians, parties - INEC warns on 2023 Campaign

AS Nigerians await the release of the 2023 general election timetable, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has vowed to beam its searchlight on politicians and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 14 hrs ago | seen 98 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, DSS, EFCC, ICPC,

Sanwo-Olu ready to build world class health system in Lagos

BABAJIDE Sanwo-Olu of Lagos says building a world class health system is a priority of his administration.  Sanwo-Olu said this on Friday in Lagos during the Y2021... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 51 times

Tags: Dr Atinuke Onayiga, Dr Jide Idris, Dr Leke Pitan, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Folasade Jaji, NAN, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

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 yesterday | seen 40 times

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

Biafra referendum: Court adjourns CNG suit till March 14 as other groups seek to be joined as parties

THE Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, adjourned till March 14, 2022 hearing on the suit filed by the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) seeking... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 20 times

Tags: Sufiyanu Gambo Idris, Biafra, Coalition of Northern Groups, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman

Kaduna State University appoints Prof. Tella, acting VC

 THE Governing Council of Kaduna State University has approved the appointment of Prof. Yohanna Tella, as the acting Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the University. The Public Relation Officer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 227 times

Tags: Prof. Yohanna Tella, Mr Adamu Bargo, Mal. Hussaini Dikko, Prof. Muhammad Tanko

PUs expansion for voter transfer should be of benefit – INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has advised registered voters living far from their Polling Units, PUs, to take advantage of the newly created PUs to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 46 times

Tags: Chris Isiguzo, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, NUJ

Ortom suspends four Benue traditional rulers for misconduct

FOUR traditional rulers in the Sankera axis of Benue state comprising, Ukum, Logo and Katsina-Ala Local Government Areas of the state have been suspended by Governor... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 61 times

Tags: Chief Enoch Kyumen, Chief Johnson Boi, Prof. James Ayatse, Tor Sankera, Governor Samuel Ortom

Osinbajo calls for resolutions with agitators through dialogue

PROF. Yemi Osinbajo, the vice president, has tasked Nigerians with diverse grievances to leverage the benefits of dialogue and negotiation to resolve differences and forge a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 72 times

Tags: PROF. Yemi Osinbajo

UNICAL VC targets end of 2022 for total digitization of institute

THE Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Prof. Florence Obi, has pledged her administration’s readiness to digitize the institution before the end of 2022 in compliance... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 68 times

Tags: Prof. Florence Obi, Prof. Idongesit Akpabio

VC pledges total digitisation of UNICAL

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Prof. Florence Obi, has pledged her administration’s readiness to digitise the institution before the end of 2022 in compliance... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 56 times

Tags: Prof. Florence Obi,

Economic group partners NIPC on investment migration

The World International Economy Group (WIEG) is seeking partnership with the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) to facilities the migration of large investment to Nigeria. The WIEG... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 days ago | seen 84 times

Tags: World International Economy Group (WIEG), Prof. Chris Nwanne, Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC),

FCTA moves to strengthen routine immunisation in FCT

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) will do everything possible to strengthen the entire routine immunisation structure and primary health care landscape in the FCT. The FCT... Read more

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

Tags: Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Dr Ramatu Aliyu, Prof. Muhammad Usman, Dr Abubakar Tafida,

Leather product policy implementation plan underway-FG

Minister of State for Science, Technology and Innovation, Mohammed Abdullahi, says the ministry is putting together the first ever National Leather and Leather Products Policy in... Read more

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

Tags: Mohammed Abdullahi, Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST), Prof. Mohammed Yakubu,

VFMCRP receives EU approval for Tavneos for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis

VIFOR Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, VFMCRP, has announced that the European Commission has approved Tavneos in combination with a rituximab or cyclophosphamide regimen for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, Prof. David Jayne, Dr. Klaus Henning Jensen,

Nigeria, U.S. sign agreement on protection of cultural property

 NIGERIA and the U.S. on Thursday in Abuja signed an agreement on the prevention of illicit export of archeological and ethnological materials,   The agreement titled, Cultural Property... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Prof. Ahmed Tijjani, Geoffrey Onyema,

Psychiatric profession worst hit by brain drain syndrome – Don

 A Professor of Psychiatry, Prof. Taiwo Sheikh, says  the psychiatric profession is the worst hit by the trending brain drain syndrome ongoing in the Nigeria medical... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 days ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Prof. Taiwo Sheikh

Nasir el-Rufai’s Book Is Intellectual Fraud – Chukwuma Soludo

ALTHOUGH there is no single definition of fraud, the online definitions that come to mind as one reads Nasir el-Rufai’s book (The Accidental Public Servant) is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Prof. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nasir el-Rufai, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Oby Ezekwesili, Atiku Abubakar, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu,

Primaries conducted outside states will not be accepted - INEC warns

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned that governorship primaries conducted outside Ekiti and Osun states will not be accepted. Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu gave the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, n Prof. Mahmood Yakubu,

Tinubu clarifies statement on PVC, apologizes for confusion

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu last night clarified a statement attributed to him on Permanent Voter Cards (PVC). While granting audience to a delegation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Mr. Tunde Rahman,

Neuropsychiatric Hospital establishes mental healthcare outposts in rural S/East

 THE Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Enugu, says it has moved healthcare to the hinterlands by firming-up its proposed plan to have community mental health outposts in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Prof. Monday Igwe,,

Don’t simply lament, get involved — INEC advises voters

THE Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) has implored Civil Society Organisations  (CSOs) and the citizens, specially youths, to get involved in deepening the country’s democracy. INEC Chairman,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Independent National Electoral Commission

INEC counters Tinubu over PVC expiration

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said Permanent Voters’ Cards, PVCs, have not expired. The commission said this while responding to the comments of Bola Tinubu,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, Prof. Bolade Eyinla, Bola Tinubu, All Progressives Congress, INEC

Anambra receives medical mobile clinic from MTN 

THE Anambra State Government has received a donation of Medical Mobile Clinic, from Mobile Telecommunications Network, MTN.  MTN, a leading network telephone provider in Nigeria, donated the clinic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Emmanuel Okereke, Vincent Okpala, Gov. Willie Obiano, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu

Soludo's intending cabinet members to ready CV, prepare for written and oral interviews

WITH less than 60 days to the swearing-in of the Governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof Charles Soludo, indications are that the old ways of selecting cabinet... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 213 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Ejimofor, Prof Charles Soludo,

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 3 days ago | seen 46 times

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

FUBK matriculates 2, 230 students for 2020/2021 academic session

The Federal University Birnin Kebbi (FUKB), has matriculated 2, 230 students for the 2020/2021 academic session. The ceremony was performed by Prof. Bello Shehu, the Vice-Chancellor of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 238 times

Tags: Federal University Birnin Kebbi (FUKB), Prof. Bello Shehu, Prof. Ibrahim Magawata,

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 4 days ago | seen 91 times

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

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 4 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Garba Shehu,

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 4 days ago | seen 38 times

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

Did ISWAP/Boko Haram attack Buratai Institute, Police Training College in Borno?

CLAIMS THERE were reports that ISWAP/Boko Haram terrorists attacked and abducted military and security personnel at Army Research Institute in Buratai and Police Training College in Gwoza,... Read more

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

Tags: Abdul Umar, Tukur Yusufu Buratai Institute for War and Peace

Lagos psychiatric hospital ‘ll soon be completed – Commissioner

 THE Lagos State Government says a 500-bed psychiatric hospital and rehabilitation centre, to care for the mentally disordered persons, will soon be completed at Ketu Ejirin... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Prof. Akin Abayomi,

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 4 days ago | seen 125 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Garba Shehu,

Danbatta to NCC zonal office Ibadan:  "Don't Rest on Your Oars, Sustain Effective Service Delivery"

STAFF of the Ibadan Zonal Office (IBZO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), have been tasked by the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Danbatta, Kelechi Nwankwo, Dr. Austin Nwaulune, Abigail Sholanke, Nigerian Communications Commission, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde

Catholic knights describe Soludo's transition committee as fantastic and examplary

THE Knights of St. John International (KSJI), an international fraternal organization of the Roman Catholic Church, has been described as fantastic and exemplary, the transition committee... Read more

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

Tags: Abuchi Anueyiagu, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, Chief Leon Mezue, Maj. Gen. (Prof.) Remy Uche, Hon. Sir Evarist Uba, Prof. Au Nonyelu

2023: Osinbajo’s Women storm APC Conference, demand presidential ticket

HUNDREDS of women from across the country on Tuesday stormed the Abuja International Conference Centre, venue of the All Progressive Congress APC National Women’s Conference to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 65 times

Tags: APC, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,

2023: Osinbajo’s Women storm APC Conference, demand presidential ticket

HUNDREDS of women from across the country on Tuesday stormed the Abuja International Conference Centre, venue of the All Progressive Congress APC National Women’s Conference to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: APC, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,

Buhari assures Nigerians of a drop in food price

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to exercise some patience as the growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Abubakar Badaru, David Umahi, Prof. Ben Ayade, Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Goronyo, Femi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele

National assembly resumes today to tackle electoral bill

FRESH dust is gathering around the Electoral Act Amendment Bill rejected by President Muhammadu Buhari over direct primaries as the National Assembly resumes from Christmas and New... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Benjamin Okezie Kalu, Yahaya Abdullahi, Akin Akingbulu, Hajiya Mufuliat Fijabi, Samson Itodo, Idayat Hassan, Ayuba Wabba, Auwal Ibrahim Musa Rafsanjani, Olumide Apata, Prof Attahiru Jega, Yiaga Africa

Don’t expect much from Soludo’s first 1yr in office – APGA chieftain

 MR Ikechukwu Tabansi, a chieftain of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in Anambra, has advised residents not to expect so much from Prof. Charles Soludo’s first... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 65 times

Tags:  Mr Ikechukwu Tabansi,Prof. Charles Soludo

Lagos 2023: A united PDP is my focus, says Owokoniran

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-West Zone General Secretary, Chief Rahman Owokoniran, has said his immediate focus is working to ensure a united PDP is ready... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: PDP, Rahman Owokoniran,

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 5 days ago | seen 73 times

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

School certificate not enough for election into public offices - Gbajabiamila

THE Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has said the possession of a minimum of secondary school certificate or its equivalent by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 166 times

Tags: Prof. Toyin Ogundipe, Femi Gbajabiamila, UNILAG, Lanre Tejuoso, Justice Amina Adamu Augie

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 5 days ago | seen 67 times

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

Research can impact the world, shape lives — academic

Prof. Emmanuel Etta-Ekuri, a lecturer at the University of Calabar says research can impact the world and shape lives. Etta-Ekuri, a Professor of Educational Measurement, said this on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Prof. Emmanuel Etta-Ekuri, Prof. Florence Obi,

Plateau varsity to construct agric faculty -V-C

 Prof. Yohanna Izam, the Vice-Chancellor, Plateau State University, Bokkos, has said that the construction of the faculty of Agriculture in the university will soon start. Izam announced... Read more

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

Tags:  Prof. Yohanna Izam,

5G: Subscribers to pay more

AHEAD of the deployment of the fifth-generation technology (5G) in the country first quarter (Q1) this year, subscribers must brace to pay more for services provided... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Olusola Teniola, Prof Ibrahim Pantami

Vigilantes, Zamfara community reveals spending N100m on ransom

RESIDENTS of Nahuche community in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State on Sunday staged a peaceful protest in Gusau, demanding authorities to as a matter... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: SP Muhammad Shehu, Alhaji Hadi Babban Gebe, Musa Abdullahi Manager

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 6 days ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Prof. Idris Bugaje, Muhammadu Buhari

Zamfara schools resume Jan. 17

 THE Zamfara Government on Sunday announced the reopening of some primary and secondary schools on Monday, Jan. 17. The announcement is contained in a statement issued by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Malam Shehu Ibrahim,

Danbatta urges Youth to embrace ICT to live, lead in the Future

RECKONING that 70 per cent of the new value to be created in the economy over the next decades will be based on digitally-enabled platform business... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta.

Chieftancy Law: MURIC applauds Abiodun

 THE Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Monday applauded Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun for signing the Ogun State Chieftaincy Bill into law. The group’s Director, Prof. Ishaq... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Gov. Dapo Abiodun,Prof. Ishaq Akintola,

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 6 days ago | seen 59 times

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

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 6 days ago | seen 150 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 6 days ago | seen 449 times

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

All political parties should zone their presidential tickets to the South - SMBLF

…says it will not support political parties that won’t zone presidential position to the region     By Anthony isibor   THE Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ forum has unequivocally, and in...... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Dr EK Clark., Ayo Adebanjo, Prof George Obiozor, poju Bitrus, Senator Emmanuel Ibok Essien

Lagos administers 2.19m doses of COVID-19 vaccines

THE Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says 2,195,779 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in Lagos as at Jan.12. Abayomi disclosed this on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Prof. Akin Abayomi

Bauchi agency offers free medicare services to 43,900 vulnerable persons – Official

THE Bauchi State Health Contributory Management  Agency (BASHCMA), says it has provided free medical services to 43,900 vulnerable persons in the past four months.   Dr Mansur Dada,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Dr Mansur Dada, Shehu Ahmed, Chairman

NEPZA partners stakeholders on precious stones industry

 THE Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has emphasised the need to adopt free trade zone model in exploration, refining, production and marketing of gemstones. The Managing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority, Prof. Adesoji Adesugba

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

Father Edeh Disowns Pro-Biafra Facebook Post

RENOWNED Catholic Cleric and Chancellor of Madonna University, Prof Emmanuel Edeh, has disowned a Facebook post in which he reportedly threw his support for pro-Biafra agitation. In... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Prof. Emmanuel Edeh, Dr Martin Anagboso

Gunmen abduct's 4 Lafia University students

THE Federal University of Lafia (FULafia), Nasarawa State, has confirmed the abduction of four students of the institution  by  gunmen. Mr Abubakar Ibrahim, Head of Information and Public... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Mr Abubakar Ibrahim, Federal University of Lafia, Prof Shehu Abdul-Rahman, Ramhan Nansel

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

Danbatta pivots Nigeria’s socio-economic development on ICT adoption, utilisation

…urges youths to embrace digital skills acquisition     THE adoption and utilisation of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is synonymous with empowerment, as it transforms processes efficiently acting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta,

Ohanaeze: Igbo President will ensure balance, sense of belonging

A President of the Southeast extraction will ensure political balance and a sense of belonging to the region, President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Prof George Obiozor,... Read more

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

Tags: Prof George Obiozor, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide

I'm not Pro-Biafra - Father Edeh

RENOWNED Catholic Cleric and Chancellor of Madonna University, Prof. Emmanuel Edeh has disowned a Facebook post in which he reportedly threw his support for pro-Biafra agitation. In... Read more

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

Tags: Catholic Cleric, Madonna University, Prof. Emmanuel Edeh

Pan-African Payment System will enhance transactions in Africa — President Akufo-Addo

GHANA’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo, says the inauguration of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) will accelerate transactions in Africa. Akufo-Addo, represented by the Vice President Dr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 58 times

Tags: President Nana Akufo-Addo,Prof. Benedict Oramah,

U.S. tightening policies, de-risking put Nigeria’s economy on red alert

A global tightening of developed economies, particularly as announced by the United States Federal Reserve System and other developed countries, has raised fresh panic about Nigeria’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Ayo Teriba, Taiwo Oyedele, Victor Ogiemwonyi, Prof. Ken Ife, David Adonri, Olarenwaju Abimbola, Zainab Ahmed, International Monetary Fund

Ekiti Govt directs resumption tests for public primary schools pupils

THE Ekiti Government  Akinwumi has ordered head teachers of public primary schools in the State to conduct resumption tests for pupils in their schools to assess... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Prof. Femi Akinwumi,

FG adopts digital revolution for job creation — Danbatta

Prof. Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman of Nigerian Communications commission, NCC,  says Federal Government is adopting digital revolutions for job creation, better governance and youth empowerment... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a week ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Fountain University, Prof. Umar Danbatta, Nigerian Communications commission, NCC, 

Full list of members of Anambra 2022 Governorship Transition Committee

PROFESSOR Chukwuma Soludo, has announced the constitution of a Transition Committee which will be chaired by Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education also known as Madam... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 363 times

Tags: Professor Charles Chukwuema Soludo, Oby Ezekwesili, Governor Willie Obiano, Dr chinedu Onyeizugbe, Sir Damian Okolo, Comrade Churchill Okonkwo, Prof benedict Okey Oramah,

Survivors welcome Syrian detention, torture trial verdict

 FOR victims who suffered detention and torture in the jails of Bashar al-Assad, Syrian president a historic verdict handed down by a court in Germany provided... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Rami Abdel-Rahman, Aysha Mustapha, Bashar al-Assad, Omar Alshogre

FUNAAB appoints 29 new professors

THE management of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), says the institution has appointed 29 new professors. Dr Bola Adekola, the institution’s Registrar, disclosed this in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 203 times

Tags: Dr Bola Adekola ,Prof. Felix Salako, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta

Anambra: Ezekwesili to head Soludo's transition committee

PROFESSOR Charles Soludo, Anambra State’s governor-elect, has appointed Oby Ezekwesili, a former minister of Education, as the chairperson of his transition committee. It was learnt that the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Young Progressive Party, Ifeanyi Ubah, All Progressives Congress, Andy Uba, Peoples Democratic Party, Valentine Ozigbo, All Progressives Grand Alliance, Prof Charles Soludo, Oby Ezekwesili, Central Ba

Don decries poor reading culture among Nigerians

Prof. Jeff Doki, the Head, Department of English, University of Jos, has decried the increasing poor reading culture among Nigerians.   Doki said this when led other staff... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Prof. Jeff Doki,

UNILAG College of Medicine inducts 42 Physiotherapists

 THE Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medicine, University of Lagos,  on Thursday  in Lagos inducted 42 Physiotherapists at the Old Great Hall of the College. The Provost,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Prof. David Oke, Dr Olayinka Obafemi-Moses,

Osinbajo to grace 8th Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to attend the 8th Sir Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano on Jan. 28, as a Special Guest of Honour, an... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 46 times

Tags: VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, Justice Sidi Bage, Gov. Simon Lalong, Prof. Nancy Aybe, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Prof. Usman Abubakar

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 a week ago | seen 53 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

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2023: We will defeat moneybag at APC Convention - Osibanjo group

THE Progressive Project TPP, a group working for the actualization of a Prof. Yemi Osinbajo presidency in 2023 has vowed to put in place strategies that... Read more

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Uzodimma commends INEC over new polling units

GOV. Hope Uzodimma of Imo has commended the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the creation of new polling units.   The governor gave the... Read more

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FG releases 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers

In a bid to boost food production in Nigeria, the Federal Government has released 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers through the National Varieties... Read more

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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

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Implement return of non-alcoholic beverages empty containers’ policy, expert urges FG

 A lecturer at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Prof. Christian Madu, has called for the implementation of the Federal Government’s policy on the return of empty... Read more

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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

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Nsukka residents describes Shonekan as man of peace, patriotic leader

SOME residents of Nsukka in Enugu State have mourned the former Head of the Interim National Government, ING, Ernest Shonekan, describing him as a man of... Read more

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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

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2023: Next presidency should come from South East – Prof Ihua

THE Executive Director of Africa Polling Institute, (API), Prof Bell Ihua, has appealed to the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and People’s Democratic Party... Read more

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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 a week ago | seen 215 times

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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

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Institutions honour IT firm, CEO for youth empowerment

THE National Youth Service Corps, NYSC and Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, have honoured New Horizons Nigeria, the largest private sector information technology and e-business training... Read more

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FG targets paperless government system by 2030 — Pantami

The Federal Government said that it was working to achieve a paperless government system by 2030. Prof. Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, said... Read more

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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

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NAFDAC to intensify post-marketing surveillance in Kaduna

THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says it will intensify post-marketing surveillance in the state. The NAFDAC Coordinator in the state, Mr... Read more

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Tags: Mr Nasiru Mato, Prof.  Mojisola Adeyeye, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control

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

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2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

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2023 Presidency: Group names gov. Bello the best of the pack

A political support group ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’ said Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support of even the opposition party to run for the... Read more

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Men raid office of Nigerian outlet Thunder Blowers, steal equipment, beat editor

THE Nigerian authorities should investigate the recent attack on the offices of the Thunder Blowers news website, and hold those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists... Read more

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Who will fix our broken country?

By Imrana Yakubu Galaje   THE recent trending situation is that Nigeria is not a place to be and most Nigerians want to run away. The embassies are busy... Read more

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FG moves to reduce importation of livestock products

The Federal Government is determined to reduce importation of dairy products, scale up its local production as well as marketing in the country. The Permanent Secretary, Federal... Read more

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

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238 bag First Class as Unilag graduates 12,217

A total of 238 students will bag First Class degrees as the University of Lagos (Unilag) graduates 12,217 students at its 52nd convocation next week. The Vice Chancellor... Read more

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Pantami, Aregbesola set to inaugurate Digital Nigeria Project in Osun

  IN order to give concrete expression to the underlining principles and fundamental philosophy of the emergent digital culture in Nigeria, particularly Item No. 2 of the... Read more

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FG spends N152bn on digitization – Pantami

THE Federal government says it spent a total of N152 billion on digitization in 2021. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Is a Ali Pantami... Read more

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Leaked: Wike meets with Duke, Imoke, other PDP stalwarts

DISCUSSIONS at a closed-door meeting in Abuja, of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike with stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State have... Read more

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Osun Governorship race: Former Justice Minister chairs PDP primary screening committee

 FORMER Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke Bello, has been appointed as the Chairman, Screening Committee for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirants for Osun... Read more

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Again, Lagos4Lagos formal declaration for PDP shifted to Jan. 21

THE Lagos4Lagos Movement, a splinter group within the ruling All Progressives Progress (APC) in Lagos State, has again shifted its official declaration of defection to the... Read more

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Ekiti Sports Council boss urges schools to key into Oyebode Football Competition

CHAIRMAN of Ekiti Sports Council, Olusola Osetoba, has called on secondary schools in the state to key into the Prof. Akin Oyebode All-Ekiti football competition and... Read more

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Commissioner monitors signing of undertaking forms as schools resume in Ogun

Ogun Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, on Monday, monitored level of compliance with the signing of undertaking forms by parents and students, as schools resumed... Read more

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Don tasks Alumni to assist indigent students

PROF. Badmas Yusuf of Islamic Studies, University of Ilorin, has charged members of the Alumni associations of institutions of higher learning in Nigeria to assist indigent... Read more

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

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Commissioner monitors signing of undertaking forms as schools resume in Ogun

OGUN Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, on Monday, monitored level of compliance with the signing of undertaking forms by parents and students, as schools resumed... Read more

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Don tasks Alumni to assist indigent students

Prof. Badmas Yusuf of Islamic Studies, University of Ilorin, has charged members of the Alumni associations of institutions of higher learning in Nigeria to assist indigent... 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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Expert tasks psychiatrists association on mental health campaigns

RETIRED Brig.-Gen. Gbenga Okulate, a Member of, Board of Trustees, Association of Psychiatrists in Nigeria (APN), has called for a massive awareness campaign on mental health. Okulate,... Read more

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Organisation in Yobe supports 600 sickle cell patients

THE Sickle Cell Disease Eradication Initiative, a Community-Based Organisation, CBO, says it has concluded arrangements to provide medical support to over 600 sickle cell patients it... Read more

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China urges U.S. to lift unilateral sanctions on Afghanistan

THE Chinese foreign ministry on Monday urged the United States to unfreeze Afghanistan’s assets and lift unilateral sanctions on the country as soon as possible. Mullah Abdul... Read more

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MURIC condemns Zamfara killings, consoles Gov. Mutawale

 THE Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Monday condemned the killings by suspected terrorists in Zamfara, while sending a condolence message to Gov. Bello Mutawalle. The group’s Director,... Read more

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Plateau Deputy Governor, Tyoden bags award as most loyal Deputy Governor

THE Deputy Governor of Plateau State, Prof. Sonni Tyoden has bagged an award of the most loyal Deputy Governor in Plateau State. The Award which was presented... Read more

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Council boss tasks women on entrepreneurial skills to make them self-reliant

BABA Shehu, the Chairman, Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State,  has urged women and other Nigerians to embrace entrepreneurial skills to make them self-reliant. According to... 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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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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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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NMA pledges to support Ondo health commissioner

THE Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Ondo State has assured Dr Banji Ajaka, the state Commissioner for Health, of its total and unflinching support for his... Read more

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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

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Imo FA names Nwankwo, 2 others as honourary members

 THE Imo State FA has named Dr Patrick Ekeji, Prof. Ken Anugweje, and Kanu Nwankwo, as honorary members of the association in recognition of their achievements... Read more

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Matawalle pledges support to INEC’s CVR exercise

GOV. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has pledged to support the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise for the success... Read more

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Africa loses $1bn to gender inequality yearly—UNIBEN Centre

 PROF. Friday Okonofua, Leader, Centre of Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation (CERHI), University of Benin said on Thursday that yearly Africa loses $1 billion to gender... Read more

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Don canvases the use of virtual lab in secondary schools

PROF. Samuel Onasanya of Department of Educational Technology, University of Ilorin, on Thursday advocated the use of virtual laboratory in teaching selected concepts in secondary schools... Read more

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N16,000 handset lands a man to Kano correctional center

A Kano Sharia Court in Fagge on Thursday ordered that 20-year-old Ibrahim Habibu be remanded in a correctional centre, for allegedly stealing an Android handset valued... Read more

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Dantata tasks northern elders on fixing Nigeria’s problems

A Kano-based business mogul, Alhaji Aminu Dantata, on Thursday urged the Northern Elders Forum to continue collaborating with governments and other stakeholders to address the problems... Read more

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BUA Foods lists 18bn shares on NGX at N40 per share

BUA Foods on Wednesday joined the league of listed companies on the Nigerian Exchange Ltd (NGX) with the listing of 18 billion ordinary shares at N40... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 48 times

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Ijaw Congress, MOSOP insist on resource ownership

THE Ijaw National Congress (INC) has said the Ijaw nation would continue to work with the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 97 times

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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

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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 2 weeks ago | seen 87 times

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Fayemi tasks newly-inaugurated chairmen on security, citizens’ welfare

GOV. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, on Tuesday inaugurated the 35 newly-elected council Chairmen, charging them to prioritise security and welfare of the people of the state. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Mr Olabode Olatunji, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, newly-inaugurated chairmen, Prof Adio Folayan,

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 91 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 61 times

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Gov. Fayemi tasks newly-inaugurated chairmen

KAYODE Fayemi, governor of Ekiti, on Tuesday inaugurated the 35 newly-elected council Chairmen, charging them to prioritise security and welfare of the people of the state. The... Read more

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Tags: Prof Adio Folayan, Efon Local Government Area, Olabode Olatunji, Ekiti internal Revenue Services, Local Council Development Areas, Gov. Kayode Fayemi

UNILORIN V-C commends FG over appointment of Issa as CMD

THE Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has commended the appointment of Prof. Baba Issa, as the pioneer Chief Medical Director (CMD) of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 85 times

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UniCal to resume academic activities Jan. 5 – VC

THE University of Calabar has announced Wednesday, Jan. 5, as resumption date after the Christmas and New Year holiday.The announcement is contained in a statement signed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 134 times

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PDP's message to Kano Emirate, Gov. Matawalle over Tofa’s death

The Zamfara State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has condoled Kano Emirate over the death of Alhaji Bashir Tofa. Tofa, the presidential candidate of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 22 times

Tags: People’s Democratic Party, Tsafe Emirate, Alhaji Yusuf Muhammed, Prof. Kabiru Jabaka, National Republican Convention, Alhaji Bashir Tofa, Kano Emirate, Bello Matawalle

Traditional ruler in Enugu receives vote of no confidence

SOME indigenes of Nguru community in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State have passed vote of no confidence on Igwe Linus Obayi, its traditional ruler.   The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 55 times

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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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Nigeria will not be made dumping ground for banned products, says NAFDAC DG

NIGERIA will not be a dumping ground for chemicals banned in other countries. Prof. Moji Adeyeye, the agency’s Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 79 times

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2022: Experts set agenda for economic growth, devt.

SOME economists have defined areas that the Federal Government should prioritize to speed up economic growth and development in the new year. The experts spoke to the... Read more

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

Tags: Professor Akpan Ekpo, agenda for economic growth, Prof. Ndubisi Nwokoma,

NIN enrolments exceed 71 million as FG extends NIN-SIM verification to March 31

PROF. Is a Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital Economy,  has conveyed the approval of the Federal Government to further extend the deadline for... Read more

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Peoples Democratic Party Zamfara elects new executives

THE Zamfara Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday night elected a new executive council headed by Col. Bala Mande (Rtd.) Speaking at the end... Read more

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Tags: Mahadi Ali, Prof. Kabir Jabaka, Faruk Ahmed, Abdullahi Salmanu, Abba Bello,

12 fake medical laboratories shut down for alleged illegality in A’Ibom

  PROF. Augustine Umoh, the Akwa Ibom Commissioner for Health, said that he has closed 12 medical laboratories for allegedly involving in unwholesome medical practices dangerous to... 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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Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Morenike Komolafe, Kayode Komolafe, ThisDay Newspapers Ltd

NPFL: Enyimba International pip Rangers 1-0

RANGERS International of Enugu on Sunday lost 1-0 to Eyimba FC of Aba at the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) match played at FC Ifeanyi Ubah... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Abdul Maikaba, RANGERS International of Enugu, Eyimba FC, Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL,

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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Tags: Prof. Bashar Ladan-Aliero, Malam Musa Labbo-Jega, Husaini Adamu-Zuru, Nigerian Universities Commission, NUC, Kebbi State University of Science and Technology,

NCC shares experience with Congolese regulator studying Nigerian telecom market

  FAITH in the operational excellence and regulatory efficiency that have become the marks of Africa’s foremost regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), was demonstrated recently when... Read more

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Tags: Congo-Brazzaville Telecommunications Regulations Authority, CTRA, Prof. Umar Danbatta, Benjamin Mouandza,Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC

Broadband: Pantami, Danbatta assure of FG’s plans to bridge infrastructure deficit

ONGOING policy directions and regulatory measures being put in place by the Nigerian government towards bridging identified broadband infrastructure gaps shall be sustained in order to... Read more

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Tags: Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Prof. Umar Danbatta,

New mobile rate for international calls begins January - NCC

    ..pegs ITR floor price at $0.045     THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has determined the new International Termination Rate (ITR) for voice services paid by overseas telecom carriers...... Read more

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Tags: Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC,

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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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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Niger Tornadoes in slim victory over Plateau United

NIGER Tornadoes FC of Minna on Sunday laboured hard to record a slim 1-0 win over visiting Plateau United FC of Jos. The 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football... Read more

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Nembe Spill: Ijaw Diaspora Council seeks ministry’s intervention

THE Ijàw Diaspora Congress (IDC) is seeking the intervention of the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management in the recent oil spill at Oil... Read more

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NAFDAC says vaccines promote health, save lives, costs

THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says though vaccines go through complex production process, they promote health, save lives and cost Prof.... 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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Undemocratic Takeover of Govt Poses Great Challenge To ECONEC, says Yakubu

THE undemocratic takeover of government in some West African countries has created a great challenge for Electoral Commissions in the sub-region, according to the Independent National... Read more

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Security tops agenda as North-East governors meet in Damaturu

THE North-East Governors Forum on Tuesday reiterated its commitment towards ending the decade-old insecurity in the region. Chairman of the Forum and Borno Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum,... Read more

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NCC reiterates commitment to deepening broadband penetration, smart deployment of infrastructure nationwide

By Benprince Ezeh THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, says that it is committed to deepening broadband penetration, protecting the consumers and ensuring smart deployment of infrastructure across... Read more

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5G network to contribute over $2.2tn to global economy by 2034 - NCC

By Benprince Ezeh THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has said that 5G is expected to contribute over $2.2 trillion to the global economy by 2034. Prof. Adeolu Akande,... Read more

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World Bank power project, a relief for UNICAL- VC

PROF. Florence Obi, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calabar, has stated that if the envisaged World Bank intervention geared towards providing sustainable power through the solar... Read more

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NCA2003 empowers NCC to develop e-Waste regulation says Danbatta

THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has powers under Section 70 of the Nigerian Communications Act (NCA2003) to develop an E-waste Regulation for the telecommunications sector in... Read more

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Tetfund boss bags 2021 Nigerian Prize for Leadership Award

PROF. Suleiman Bogoro, the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education  Trust Fund (TETFund) has been selected as the winner of the 2021 Nigerian Prize for Leadership(NPL) Award,... Read more

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Continuous Dialogue Critical to Tackling Telecoms Industry Challenges - Danbatta

THE Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has said that continuous dialogues between the regulator... Read more

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5G: NCC conducts successful mock auction of 3.5 GHz spectrum

  …sets stage for main auction on Monday   THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has successfully carried out a mock session for the 3.5 gigahertz, GHz, spectrum auction for... Read more

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6,255 graduate from OAU, 109 bag first class

OBAFEMI Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Friday graduated a total of 6,255 students out of which 109 bag first class at all levels of academic degrees.    The... Read more

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NASU wants unions to focus on businesses, financial empowerment to support members

Mr Peters Adeyemi, the General Secretary, Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) on Friday said unionism should be used to raise funds through... Read more

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2021/2022 NPFL: Rangers International targets perfect start – Official

RANGERS International FC of Enugu says its target for the forthcoming Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) is to start with a win against Kastina United. Rangers FC... Read more

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COVID-19: Institutionalise research, development for home-made solution — TETfund

THE Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) on Thursday said the institutionalization of research and development was vital in helping the country deploy homemade solutions to the... Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Pakistani envoy says Africa a promising continent with vast opportunities

ABDUL Razak Dawood, the Advisor to the Pakistani Prime Minister on Commence and Investment, on Tuesday declared that Africa was “a promising continent and land of... Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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ICAN sensitises schools in Kano on demystification of figures

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has commenced the sensitisation of schools in Kano State to catch them young on how to demystify figures. The... Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 3 months ago | seen 335 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 3 months ago | seen 619 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 3 months ago | seen 130 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 3 months ago | seen 257 times

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

2 court officials, 1 other docked for alleged forgery, bribery

The police on Thursday arraigned three persons including two staff of a Mapo Customary Court, Ibadan, before an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court for alleged forgery and bribery. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: The police, Abdul Hammed, Afusat, Insp. Gbemisola Adedeji,

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 3 months ago | seen 80 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 3 months ago | seen 71 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 3 months ago | seen 66 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 3 months ago | seen 66 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 220 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 3 months ago | seen 139 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 106 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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 219 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 3 months ago | seen 194 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 128 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 97 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 94 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 3 months ago | seen 112 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 3 months ago | seen 179 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 3 months ago | seen 204 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, UNILAG’s Marine Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, ASP Tijani Fatai,

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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 128 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 193 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Ignatius Onimawo, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem,

Wamakko pays N2.6m medical bills of 8 cardiothoracic patients

SEN. Aliyu Wamakko ( APC-Sokoto North Central) has paid N2,594,000 medical bills of the eight cardiothoracic patients who were operated by a 24-member medical team from... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, Bashar Abubakar, Alhaji Bashar Muhammad, Fodio Bello Shehu, Rashida Alhaji, Rabi Idris and Shema’u Musa, Fatima Umar Dewa, Yunusa Abubakar, Atika Hassan, Abubakar Shehu,

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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 309 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 53 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 134 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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 312 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 144 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 207 times

Tags: Gen. Lucky Irabor, Malam Mele Kyari, Azu Ishiekwene, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Chief David Nweze Umahi, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum, Alhaji Bello Matawalle, Seyi Mankide, Alhaji Yaya Bello, Malam Nasiru El

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Bandit, security, Maiam Garba Shehu, defence

Eid-el-Maulud: Reps deputy minority whip tasks Muslims on love, kindness, peace

THE Deputy Minority Whip in the Federal House of Representatives, Abdul-Majid Adekoya, has enjoined Muslim faithful to imbibe the spirit of love, kindness and peace at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

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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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 148 times

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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

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

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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 3 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: National Universities Commission, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke,Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment,

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 3 months ago | seen 247 times

Tags:  Prof. Oyewale Tomori, Dec. 1 COVID-19 deadline, Mr Boss Mustapha,

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

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: World Food Day, Mr Godwin Atser, Prof, Lateef Sanni, Mr John Olateru, All Farmers Association of Nigeria,

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

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 183 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 179 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 131 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 364 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 361 times

Tags: Governor Willie Obiano, Nnamdi Kanu, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA,

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 3 months ago | seen 139 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 3 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: League of Nigeria Columnists, Dan Agbese, Prof. Anthony Killa, Haroun Adamu, Jakande, General Ike Nwachukwu,

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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 243 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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 587 times

Tags: Gideon Akaluka, Mrs. Bridget Agbaheme in Kano, Nimbo massacre in Uzo-Uwani in Enugu State, Prof. A.B.C Nwosu, President Olusegun Obasanjo, President Muhamadu Buhari, Ike Abonyi

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 3 months ago | seen 114 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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 148 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 200 times

Tags: Lanre Ajayi, Adeleke Adewolu, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, DigiServe Network Services Limited, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Association of Telecommunic

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 272 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 202 times

Tags: Prof. Dora Akunyili, Chike Akunyili

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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 550 times

Tags: Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, governor of Borno State and Mele Kyari, group managing director of NNPC

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 161 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 184 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 290 times

Tags: late Prof. Dora Akunyili, a former Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).Francis Nweze,, Chairman of South-East Governors’ Forum, David Umahi,

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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Taiwo Adisa, Prof Oyelowo Oyewo, Gov. Seyi Makinde,

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 343 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 245 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 261 times

Tags: Marist Comprehensive Academy, Ede Donald, Prof Maxwell Ogbulu, Janet Agbede, Okezie Ikpeazu,

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 261 times

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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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Ody Chukwube,Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,Dr Onyeka Ibezim.,Chief Obiora Okonkwo, Chief Akachukwu Nwankp,Igwe Thomas Obidiegwu,Mr Paschal Agbodike

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: Monday Udoh-TomCharles Aniagwu,Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi,,Prof. Anya O. Anya,National Electoral Commission,electronic transmission of election results,

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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 218 times

Tags: National Frequency Management Council, 5G, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

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

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

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 149 times

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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

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 208 times

Tags: Senator Ajibola Basiru, Kola Ologbondiyan, Prof. Okechukwu Ibeanu,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Vice Adm. Auwal Gambo,Prof. Abdullahi Shehu,military-technical cooperation agreement,Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Prof. A.B. Ahmed,DSTV,Federal Inland Revenue Service,Mr Abdullahi Ahmad,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Micro Small and Medium Enterprises,Prof. Ndubisi Nwokoma, Director, Centre for Economic Policy Analysis and Research

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 210 times

Tags:  PROF. Mojeed Liasu,Ladoke Akintola University of Technology,Gov. Seyi Makinde

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Dr Ramon Yusuf,PROF. Abubakar Rasheed,National Universities Commission

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 361 times

Tags: Prof. Ivara Esu,Prof. Florence Obi,Gov. Ben Ayade,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: PROF. Olayinka Kareem,Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Prof. Ishaq Oloyede as  Registrar of the Joint Admissions

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 478 times

Tags: University of Calabar,Mr Ayuba Dauda,Prof. Florence Obi,

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

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 240 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari,Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu,Chief of Staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari.