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Monthly Archives: October 2019

Sanwo-Olu Begins Operation Rehabilitate 10 Schools per Education District in Lagos

In fulfillment of his inaugural promise to invest in the education of children and young adults, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the rehabilitation of...

Atiku Loses at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeals filed by the by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the...

Appeal Court Sacks Senator Tambuwal, Reps Member, Orders INEC to Issue...

The Court of Appeal in Sokoto has sacked Senator representing Sokoto South, Abubakar Tambuwal and Member representing Bodinga/Dange Shuni/Tureta Federal Constituency, Aliyu Shehu, both...

Aregbesola Wins 9 Awards for Developing Osun as Governor

Former governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has expressed delight for receiving the NADIM 2018 Outstanding Leadership Award and 8 others for his contributions...

IPPIS: My Instruction to ASUU is from Buhari—Finance Minister

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has spoken on the threat by the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embark...

Golden Eaglets’ Come-Back Victory a Lesson in Resilience – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the performance of the Golden Eaglets in their second game at the ongoing Under 17 FIFA World Cup competition...

NDDC Gets Interim Management Team

The Federal Government has inaugurated a three-man Interim Management Committee to oversee the management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The Interim Management Committee...

U-17 World Cup: Resilient Golden Eaglets Beat Ecuador to Progress

Nigeria's Golden Eaglets on Tuesday night booked a place in the knockout phase of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil. The Nigerian team...

YESSO Project Unveils Official Portal, Social Media Handles

Youth Employment and Social Support Operations (YESSO) , a World Bank assisted  social safety net intervention, has unveiled its official website and social media...

Kogi West Sen. District Re-run to Cost Less than N10m Instead...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the nation will be saved N290m as Kogi West Senatorial District re-run election will be conducted...

Niger Assembly Screens, Confirms 20 Commissioner—Nominees

The Niger House of Assembly has confirmed all 20 commissioners nominated by the Sate Governor, Abubakar Bello barely a week after their screening. The nominees...

Buhari Seeks Confirmation on Appointment of Chief  Judge, REC Members, Others

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate seeking the confirmation of Justice John Terhemba Tsoho as the Chief Judge of Nigeria’s Federal High...

Ekiti Plans to Export Pounded Yam, Mortars and Pestles— Govt 

The Director General of Ekiti State Council for Arts and Culture, Wale Ojo Lanre has unveiled the state government's plan to project and market...

Aisha Buhari Mourns Tafawa-Balewa’s Wife

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has expressed sadness over the death of Hajiya Aishatu Jummai Balewa, the last wife of the former Prime Minister...

NILDS Graduates 65 Masters Students

University of Benin/National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (UNIBEN/NILDS) post graduate programme on Monday graduated 65 masters students for the 2017/2018 academic session. Out...

Buhari Mourns Renowned Oncologist, Prof. Ajekigbe

President Muhammadu Buhari sent his condolences to the Ajekigbe family, the academia, and the medical profession, on the passage of renowned oncologist, Professor Aderemi...

Buhari Writes to NDDC Requesting Confirmation of Board Members

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent a letter to the Senate, requesting for the screening and subsequent confirmation of former Deputy Governor of Edo...

Nigerian S/A Consulate Confirms Death of Another Nigerian  

The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg,South Africa, Mr Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Mr Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. According...

BREAKING: FG to Regulate Social Media – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja  said that it plans to regulate the social media. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed...

BASG Constitute Committee to Verify 41,448  Workers without BVN

Disturbed by  large size of its workforce, Bauchi State Government has constituted a 17-man committee to verify  the 41, 448 workers and pensioners in...

Makinde Approves N526m Running Cost to Govt-owned Schools

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has approved the disbursement of a total sum of N526m as running cost to public Primary and Secondary...

Why Nigeria should Maintain Bicameral Legislature – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday made a case for Nigeria to maintain a bi-cameral legislature consisting of the Senate and House...

Bauchi NAWOJ, Women League Partner to Curb Violence against Women

The Bauchi State chapter of the National Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) has once again reaffirmed its resolve to sustain the campaign against violence...

$130k IAAF Fund: ICPC Arrests Former AFN Secretary

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has arrested the immediate past secretary of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr....

IPPIS: No going Back on October Deadline, FG tells ASUU

The Federal Government says the October deadline it gave all ministries, departments and agencies of government to enrol in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel...

Minimum Wage: States cannot Pay Beyond Capacity—NGF

Some State governors in the federation may be in for a battle with the organised labour in their domains over the consequential adjustment for...

We cant Keep Borrowing, Says Senate President

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has said Nigeria cannot continue to continually rely on foreign loans to finance her national priorities. He stated the country...

Senate Wades into ASUU/FG Dispute over Payroll System

The leadership of the Senate on Monday waded into the raging dispute between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the implementation of...

Bayelsa PDP Accuses INEC REC of Colluding with APC

The Peoples Democratic Party Campaign Organisation in Bayelsa State has called on the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to...

90 Million Nigerians Live in Poverty – Minister

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has expressed the resolve of the federal government to lift 90 million Nigerians...

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