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Monthly Archives: November 2019

Child Protection Network Raises Alarm over Increasing Rate of Child Abuses...

A consortium of Non-Governmental Organisations, Child Protection Network, has alleged that some of the inmates freed from illegal Olore Correctional Centre are back in...

Gov. Dickson Inaugurates 41-Member Transition Committee

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Tuesday inaugurated a 41-member transition committee in readiness for the inauguration of the incoming administration in the state. The...

What Shapes Russia’s Foreign Policy?

Mustapha Shehu The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy Tufts University Medford, MA “Prestige, rather than power, is the everyday currency of international relations, much as authority is...

Gov. Zulum Approves Sales of Houses on Owner Occupier Basis to...

Borno State Governor, Professor Babagaba Zulum has approved the sale of houses on owner occupier basis to tenants in government-ownned estates in the state. The...

Anti-social Media Bill Passes Second Reading at Senate

A bill to regulate the social media use on Wednesday during the plenary passed second reading. The bill titled ‘A bill for an Act to...

IPPIS: FG Sets Date for University Lecturers Enrollment

The federal government has fixed fixed 25th November to 7th December 2019 for staff of Federal Universities and Colleges of Education to enrol into...

Buhari Hails Jonathan at 62

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the legacy of humility and patriotism of former president Goodluck Jonathan will continue to resonate.  Buhari said this in a...

PDP Invokes Wrath of God on Killers of Woman Leader, Says...

The Peoples Democratic Party has invoked the wrath of God on the killers of its Woman Leader of Wada Aro Campaign Council, Ochadamu ward,...

Tottenham Appoints Jose Mourinho as Manager

Tottenham Hotspur have appointed former Chelsea and Manchester United coach, Jose Mourinho as the club’s new manager on a three-year contract which expires at...

Tottenham Sack Mauricio Puchettino

North London side, Tottenham Hotspur, has relieved Mauricio Pochettino of his position as manager of the club just five months after reaching the final...

Kogi: Makinde’s Mockery by APC, Display of Irresponsibility, Insensitivity— PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, Oyo State chapter, has described as insensitive the statement credited to the All Progressives Congress in the state, which was...

Minister Announces Measures to Strengthen NBC, Punish Hate Broadcasts

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced plans to take the necessary measures for the amendment of the Act establishing...

We’ll Continue to Work for Edo People – Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has assured that his government will continue to deliver on the mandate of building a total society...

Emir of Bauchi Calls for  Return of Sanitary Inspectors to Ensure...

To ensure healthy environment that is devoid of open defecation, the Emir of Bauchi Dr Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu has advocated the return of environmental...

Oyo Govt Moves to End Open Defecation

The Oyo State Government says it is putting in place measures to stop open defecation by providing mobile toilets and water in rural communities...

Alleged Betrayal: Shaibu Says He’s Following Oshiomhole’s Path

Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has replied comments credited to former Governor Adams Oshiomhole and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC...

Luis Enrique Returns as Spain Coach after Daughter’s Death

The Spanish Football Association (RFEF) has confirmed that Luis Enrique will return as the coach of the senior national team.  RFEF confirmed that Enrique who...

President Buhari Condoles Atiku over Aide’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed condolence to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar over the death of a close aide, Alhaji Umar Pariya. In his reaction...

Former Ghanian President Pleads with Buhari to Open the Borders

A former President of Ghana, John Mahama, has pleaded with President Buhari to open up her border so that economic activities can resume in...

FRSC Partners Traditional Rulers on Reducing Accidents

In its determination to reduce road crashes and ensure safety of people on the highways, the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has reiterated its...

Shehu Borno’s Son Knocks Down NSCDC Officer

The son of the Shehu of Borno, Kashim Abubakar- Elkanemi has knocked down Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer at a car...

Sowore may be Knocked Down by Vehicle if Released— DSS

The State Security Service has said it could not release the Convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, because he could be knocked down by...

Atiku Loses Close Ally, Umar Pariya

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s close ally, Umar Pariya, is dead He died in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Tuesday, after taking ill. Pariya was said...

Buhari Seeks Passage of Six Aviation Bills

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday submitted a letter to the Senate, seeking consideration and passage of six aviation bills. The Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan,...

Senator Seeks Law to Establish North-Central Commission

Senator Sani Musa, (APC, Niger East), on Tuesday during the plenary sponsored a Bill to establish the North Central Development Commission (NCDC). The bill which ...

Lawan Swears in Danbaba as Senator

The President of the Senate,  Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday during the plenary administered the oath of office on Senator Ibrahim  Danbaba, (PDP Sokoto South) Senator...

Nigerians Berate LUTH over Alleged Facility Shortage, Incompetence 

Nigerians have berated the Chief Medical Director of Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Prof. Chris Bode, for calling on Nigerians to use the hospital for...

Buhari Seeks Speedy Passage of Special Crimes Court Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari called on the National Assembly to fast-track the passage of the Special Crimes Court Bill. Speaking at the National summit on ‘‘Diminishing...

APC Youths Allegedly Burn PDP Woman Leader Alive in Kogi

The Woman Leader of Wada/Aro Campaign Council, Ochadamu Ward, Mrs Salome Acheju Abuh, was on Monday afternoon burnt alive in her home by political...

LASG Expresses Commitment to Youth Empowerment at CODE Town Hall Meeting

Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to youth empowerment and investment in education.  Commissioner for Education in the state, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, stated this...

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