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Monthly Archives: August 2021

Buhari Inaugurates 20,000 Annual Employment Programme for Fresh Graduates

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Nigeria Jubilee Fellows Programme, designed as post-NYSC work placement opportunities for fresh Nigerian graduates. Buhari launched the fellowship programme...

Akeredolu Signs Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has signed into Law the Anti-Grazing Bill passed by the State House of Assembly. A statement by the Commissioner...

Insecurity: Bandits Kill Pregnant Woman For Saying She Could Not Walk...

A pregnant woman has been reportedly killed by bandits for saying she could not walk because of her condition. The victim, identified as Hannatu, was...

How we Achieved Biggest Economic Growth in Six Years – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said focus on job creation, consistency in policy and innovation stimulated a 5 per cent growth of the...

FG to Consider Sanction on Nigerians Who Refuse COVID-19 Vaccine

The Federal Government has hinted that eligible Nigerians who refuse COVID-19 vaccination may be sanctioned. The Executive Director of the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency,...

Manchester United Complete Ronaldo Signing

Manchester United have completed the signing of former world footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus. The Premier League club announced Ronaldo's arrival for...

Akeredolu Signs Anti-Open Grazing Bill Tuesday

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu will on Tuesday sign the anti-open grazing bill into law. The Information and Orientation Commissioner Donald Ojogo made this known...

US Pledges to Help Nigeria Identify Boko Haram Sponsors

The United States government has pledged to help Nigeria identify sponsors of terrorism in the country. The US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Leonard, gave the...

2021 AfroBasket: Emir of Kano Attends D’Tigers Game in Kigali

Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness Ado Bayero was among the spectators as the Nigerian senior men basketball team D'Tigers faced Côte d’Ivoire at the ongoing...

Kano Has Two Million Drug Addicts—Marwa

Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Brig. General Buba Marwa (rtd) has said there are about two million drug addicts in Kano State. Marwa who...

Buhari Condemns Murder of Senator Bala Na’allah’s Son

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed “deep sorrow” following the assassination of Captain Abdulkareem, the first son of Senator Bala Na’Allah in Kaduna. "The death of...

We Should Encourage More Boko Haram Surrender to End Insurgency –...

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, said on Monday that the reports that Boko Haram elements are coming out of their trenches to surrender to...

Sunday Igboho: DSS Releases Eight Aides From Detention, Keeps Four

The Department of State Services has finally released eight aides of Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday Igboho, from its custody. Their...

Insecurity: You have Failed us, Popular Abuja Cleric Tackles Buhari

The Chief Imam of Apo Legislative Quarters Mosque, Sheikh Nuru Khalid, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari for his failure to tackle banditry and other...

Insecurity: My Son’s Killers Were Not Armed With Gun— Senator Na’Allah

Senator representing Kebbi South in the National Assembly, Bala Na'Allah has said those who killed his son were not armed with guns. Na'Allah's son, Captain...

Senate President Condoles with Senator Na’Allah Over Son’s Death

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condoled with the family of Senator Bala Ibn Na'Allah over the gruesome murder of their son,...

Give Peace a Chance, Buhari Pleads with Warring Communities in Plateau

The Presidency has assured Nigerians that the  administration is on top of events and is moving ahead with force to crush the perpetrators of...

Nigeria’s Manufacturing Sector Records N12.2tn Output in Six Months – NBS

Nigeria's Manufacturing Sector Records N12.2tn Output in Six Months - NBS The manufacturing sector recorded a total output of N12.2tn in the first half of...

Commissioner of Police Orders Full Investigation into Murder of Senator Na’Allah’s...

Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Mudasiru Abdullahi, has ordered a full-scale investigation into the murder of Abdulkarim Na’Allah, son of Senator Bala Na'Allah. Abdullahi issued...

IMF’s $650bn New Allocation will Boost Nigeria’s Reserves – AfDB

The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has said the International Monetary Fund’s Special Drawing Rights allocation of $650bn will help to...

NARD Strike: NMA Gives FG Ultimatum to Resolve Issues with Doctors.

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has backed ongoing nationwide industrial action by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) and Medical and Dental Consultants...

EPL: Spurs Go top with Slim Victory over Watford

Son Heung-min marked his 200th Premier League appearance with the winning goal as Tottenham maintained their 100% start to the season against Watford, BBC...

EPL: Greenwood’s Controversial Goal Seals Victory for United over Wolves

Cristiano Ronaldo's presence was felt as Manchester United beat Wolves in their first game since announcing they had reached an agreement to re-sign the...

ICPC Recovers N53bn from Real Estate Developer for Bank

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has recovered N53 billion from a real estate developer for the Federal Mortgage Bank...

Insecurity: Bandits Kill Senator’s Son in Kaduna

Captain Abdukkarim Bala Na’Allah, the eldest son of Senator Bala Na’Allah, has been killed by bandits. Senator Na’Allah represents Kebbi South Senatorial District in the...

Jos Attack an Affront to National Security—Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned the consistent attacks in Plateau State leading to the loss of lives. The presidential candidate of the Peoples...

Channels Interview: Ex-Navy Commodore ‘Invited’ Not Declared Wanted—DHQ

The Defence Headquarters has said that its intelligence agency (DIA) ‘invited’ a retired Naval officer, Commodore Kunle Olawunmi, so he can share the information...

FlashBack: Attack on NDA, Ortom, Olawunmi’s Controversial Interviews, Ronaldo’s Return to...

The attack on the Nigeria Defence Academy dominated the media last week as it triggered national outrage. Cristiano Ronaldo's return to Manchester United also...

UNICEF Welcomes Release of Abducted Students, Condemns Death of Child During...

United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said it welcomed the release of  91 students of Salihu Tanko Islamiya School Tegina, in Niger State, abducted three...

EPL: 10-man Chelsea Hold Liverpool in Pulsating Encounter

Chelsea frustrated Liverpool in a fast and furious Anfield encounter to claim a hard-earned point despite being reduced to 10 men after Reece James'...

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