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Monthly Archives: November 2017

PDP governors Assure of Free, Fair Convention

Governors of states controlled by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday pledged support for free and fair National Convention of the party on Dec. 9. Gombe State...

4079 Persons Infected with HIV in Bauchi—BACATMA

The Executive Secretary of the Bauchi State Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Malaria, BACATMA Dr Mansur Mustapha Dada has said...

FG Slashes Import, EXport Documentation Requirements

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun says the Federal Government has reduced documentation requirements for import and export, to facilitate trade. Adeosun made this...

Slavery: Reps to Hold Public Hearing to Halt Act

The House of Representatives on Thursday said it would conduct a public hearing on its resolution to investigate the death of the 26 girls and auctioning...

Ondo Varsity VC Commends NUC

The Vice Chancellor of Adekunle Ajasin University ,Akungba Akoko,Ondo State, Prof. Igbekele Ajibefun has commended the National Universities Commission (NUC) for their efforts in...

Pay the WAEC Fees of Your Children Yourselves- Ondo Govt...

As from May 2018, students sitting for the West African Examination Council (WAEC)exams across public institutions in Ondo State will have to pay their...

Canadian Govt. to Empower Women and Young Farmers in Bauchi...

41,000 women and young farmers are to benefit from the Canadian Government’s Women And Youths‎ (WAY) project in Bauchi State. The five year project being...

FG will resolve the plight of Nigerian Refugees in Libya, Europe...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government is considering urgent and permanent solutions to the plight of Nigerians refugees in Libya and other...

ASUP Calls off Nationwide Strike

The nationwide strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics ( ASUP) to press home their demand from government has been...

We may present a Consensus Candidate from South West- Prof Adeniran

Ahead of the December 9 2017 convention of the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP), an aspirant, Prof Tunde Adeniran on Wednesday, said the chairmanship aspirants...

Senate Condemns Sale of Nigerians in Libya

The Senate has condemned the alleged sale of illegal African migrants “mostly Nigerians” as slaves in Libya. The lawmakers also described the story as a...

Aisha Buhari to Pregnant Women: Check Your Blood Pressure

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has stressed the need for pregnant women to have their blood pressure (BP) checked regularly as hypertensive...

Majority of 26 Dead Migrants may be Nigerians – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he would not be surprised if majority of migrants who died in the Mediterranean and were buried in Italy...

Shehu Sani Awards 20 Students Scholarship to Study in Sudan

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, has offered scholarships to 20 students from his constituency to study various courses at the...

4,000 Nigerian Refugees Return from Niger Republic

No fewer than 4, 000 Nigerian refugees returned home from Niger Republic in the last one month, the United Nations Office for the Coordination...

Police Rescue Kidnapped Victims in Ondo

The Ondo State Police Command has rescued three victims that were last week kidnapped along Ore-Lagos Expressway after five days in the captivity. Addressing journalists...

Osinbajo Presides over FEC Meeting

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The FEC meeting which commenced...

Workers will not vote for governors who don’t pay salary —...

Mr Isa Aremu, the General Secretary, Textile Union Workers, on Wednesday, said the 2019 election would be determined by dignity of labour and commitment in...

Troops Rescue 212 Captives, Capture 1 Boko Haram Commander

Troops on Tuesday rescued another 212 persons held hostage by the terrorists after they cleared remnants of insurgents from some villages in the northern fringes of...

Saudi Frees Prince in $1bn Settlement Agreement

 Senior Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, once seen as a leading contender to the throne, was freed after reaching an “acceptable settlement agreement” with...

World AIDS Day: Senate to Implement National Health Act in 2018

The President of the Senate, Sen. Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, said Senate would implement the 2014 National Health Act, especially the one per cent consolidated...

FGs Neglect of Polytechnics Responsible for Brain Drain in The System...

Against the background of the massive exodus of intellectuals from the Nigerian polytechnics, The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has alleged that the...

PDP will regain power in 2019- Dokpesi

The Chairman of Daar Communications, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, on Tuesday predicted that the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) will regain power from the All Progressives...

FCT Residents to Pay for Infrastructure – Minister

FCT Minister Malam Bello Muhammad has said that residents of the territory may have to pay for infrastructure as government could no longer continue...

Troops Kill 14 Boko Haram Insurgents, Rescue 30 Civilians in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it’s troops had killed 14 Boko Haram insurgents in clearance operations in Bama Local Government Area of Borno. Brig.- Gen. Sani...

SGF Calls for Increased Public Sensitization on Road Signs

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, has called for increased public sensitisation on road signs to enhance safety...

Late Night Fire Guts Shops in Gowon Estate in Lagos

A late night inferno early on Tuesday morning gutted five of eight shops attached to a Union Bank building on 411 Road Junction, Gowon Estate, Federal...

Buhari Orders Governors to Pay Salaries before Christmas

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the 36 state governors to settle outstanding salaries and pensions before the Christmas festivities. The President directed concerned government officials...

Osinbajo to Attend Kenyatta’s inauguration

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will attend the second term inauguration of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi on Tuesday. Osinbajo who is representing President Muhammadu...

NAWOJ Calls for Concerted Effort in Mitigating Violence against Women and...

Bauchi State Chapter of National Association of women journalists, NAWOJ has decried the persistent perpetration of violence against women and children with a call...

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