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Monthly Archives: December 2019

Omo-Agege Mourns Former Delta State Gubernatorial Aspirant, Obuh

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has expressed deep shock and grief over the death of Mr. Anthony Chucks Obuh, a...

Chinese TV Removes Arsenal vs Man City Match from Broadcast Schedule...

China state broadcaster CCTV has removed the screening of the game between Arsenal and Manchester City in the Premier League following Mesut Ozil's criticism...

Turkish Airline Pledges to Commence Freight of Passengers Baggage to Nigeria

Turkish Airline has promised to begin the freight of all leftover passengers' luggage in Turkey to Nigeria following the suspension of its operations in...

Akure to Receive $124m Loan for Water Project

The African Developement Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan of $ 124.2 million to finance the Urban Water Sector Reform and Akure Water Supply...

Association Commends FG over Sanction on Turkish Airline

The Executive Secretary of the Africa Air Passengers Rights Association (AAPRASS), Ambassador Victor Walsh Oluwafemi has commended the move by the Federal Government to...

Makinde Approves N200m for Polytechnic Accreditation

Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has given his approval for the sum of N200 million be released to the Ibadan Polytechnic to secure...

IBB not Dead- Spokesperson

Contrary to the rumor making the rounds in the social media, spokesman to the former military dictator, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda, said he was...

Prince Momoh, “Derogatory” Words and Sedition By Richard Akinnola

"There is nothing wrong in addressing the President as Major-General as long as they don’t commit an offence doing so. If they commit any...

Those Linking Me with APC will Burn in Hell Forever—Fani-Kayode 

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has described as insulting the rumour that he has joined the All Progressives Congress.  Fani-Kayode, who is a member...

Police Release Duncan Mighty

The Imo State Police command has released popular musician , Duncan Mighty.  Mighty was arrested by the police following allegations of N11 million fraud Police Public...

Obaseki Commends President Buhari on ‘Visa on Arrival’ Policy

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has commended the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to implementing the ‘visa on arrival’ policy for all...

Former Sudan Leader, Omar al-Bashir Convicted for Corruption

Immediate past president of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, has been convicted of money laundering and handed a two-year jail term by a court in the...

Sun Newspaper Seeks AGF’s Intervention as EFCC Marks Building for Siezure

The Sun Publishing Limited, publisher of the Sun Newspaper has faulted moves by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to seal its head...

Ondo Governor Presents Staff of Office to Olowo of Owo

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Saturday presented the staff of office to the new Olowo of Owo, Oba Gbadegesin Ogunoye. Governor Akeredolu expressed his...

Two Nigerian Students Detained in Bosnia will soon Return Soon—Abike-Dabiri

The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said two students of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, who are being held in...

Minister Warns Foreign Airlines against Poor Treatment of Nigerian Travellers 

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said Turkish Airlines has shown commitment to improve its treatment of Nigerian travellers by operating into the Nation’s...

Police Arrest Duncan Mighty over Fraud 

The police in Imo State on Saturday confirmed the arrest a popular Rivers State-born musician, Duncan Mighty. The police in a statement issued by its...

Governor Oyetola Flags off Disbursement of over N2b to Indigent Citizens...

The Governor of Osun State,  Mr. Gboyega Oyetola has assured the citizens of the state of his administration readiness to create employment opportunities for...

Kyari Reiterates Plan to Stop Fuel Importation by 2023

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, has set a 2023 deadline to fully stop the importation of...

NLNG Train 7 Receives Boost with Gas Supply Agreement

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) on Friday signed a Gas Supply Agreement between the company and major gas producers. Speaking on the significance of...

Buhari Returns to Nigeria from Egypt

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after a trip to Egypt where he attended the Aswan Forum on Peace and Development in Africa. The...

Buhari Congratulates UK Prime Minister on Re-election Victory 

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his resounding election victory in the United Kingdom general election. The President in a statement...

Algeria Elects Former PM Abdelmadjid Tebboune as President

Abdelmadjid Tebboune has been elected the new president of Algeria, the Head of the National Independent Election Authority, Mohamed Chorfi announced on Friday. Chorfi announced...

Amidst Nigeria’s Debt Crisis, Buhari Scolds African Leaders for over-relying on...

Even in the midst of outrage over his administration’s constant resort to loans and other forms of foreign help, President Muhammadu Buhari has scolded...

Pregnant Woman Kidnapped on Kaduna Road

A pregnant woman identified as Mrs. Okeke and two minors have been reportedly been abducted by gunmen in Juji, Chikun Local Government Area of...

BASG  to Partner Donor Organizations in Converting Waste to Wealth 

Bauchi State Government  will soon collaborate with international donor organizations in addressing waste management challenges in an effort towards converting waste into wealth. The State...

Osinbajo Attends Late Professor Sofowora’s Funeral 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday at Ikenne, Ogun State, attended the funeral service of Ven. Emmanuel Sofowora, the first medical doctor from Ikenne...

Kwara State Governor Swears in 16 Commissioners

The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq on Friday, in Ilorin, swore in 16 commissioners alongside four Special Advisers and members of the Kwara...

FG Orders Turkish Airlines to Suspend Operations over Poor Passenger Treatment 

The Federal Government has ordered Turkish Airlines to suspend operations in Nigeria until it is ready to operate with the right size of aircraft...

Jurgen Klopp Signs New Contract with Liverpool

Liverpool’s mercurial manager, Jurgen Klopp, has signed a new five year contract at Liverpool. The new deal will be keeping him at the Merseyside...

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