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  • FG Urges Youths To Channel Their Energy To Good Causes

    FG Urges Youths To Channel Their Energy To Good Causes

    The Federal Government has called on youths in Nigeria to take advantage of the present digital revolution to channel their energy to good causes through the acquisition of new skills and knowledge sharing so as to nourish human capacity for the socio-economic

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  • Senate Approves Buhari’s Request To Refund N148bn To Five States

    Senate Approves Buhari’s Request To Refund N148bn To Five States

    The Senate on Tuesday approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for a refund of N148,141,969,161.24 to five states for projects executed on behalf of the Federal Government.
    The States are: Rivers, Bayelsa, Cross River, Osun and Ondo.
    The approval was sequel to the consideration of a report by the Committee on

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  • Buhari Appoints Farouk Aminu As NPC Commissioner

    Buhari Appoints Farouk Aminu As NPC Commissioner

    President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm the appointment of Farouk Aminu as a full-time  Commissioner of the National Pension Commission.
    His request is contained in separate letters read on the floor during plenary on Tuesday by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.
    Umaru Farouk Aminu as full-time Commissioner

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  • Buhari Congratulates Arthur Eze At 72

    Buhari Congratulates Arthur Eze At 72

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday rejoiced with Arthur Eze on the occasion of his 72nd birthday, which comes up on Nov. 25.
    The president, in a statement by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja joined family, friends and well-wishers in celebrating “a man who has devoted his resources to

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  • Breaking: Court Orders Arrest Of Maina’s Son

    Breaking: Court Orders Arrest Of Maina’s Son

    The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, ordered the revocation of the bail granted to Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, ex-chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, for failure to appear for his trial on money laundering charges.
    Justice Okon Abang, who made the order, also issued a bench warrant

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Lawmaker Hails Aregbesola’s Humanitarian Nature, Congratulates Him At 63

Lawmaker Hails Aregbesola’s Humanitarian Nature, Congratulates Him At 63

News May 25, 2020 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

Honourable Ganiyu Abiodun Johnson, lawmaker representing Oshodi/Isolo constituency 2 at the green chamber of the National Assembly on Monday, hailed the humanitarian nature of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, even as he congratulates him on the occasion of his birthday.

Johnson said that the simplicity

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Gov Seyi Makinde changes curfew time

Gov Seyi Makinde changes curfew time

News May 24, 2020 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force said it has relaxed the existing curfew imposed on the state to between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Mr Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Seyi Makinde, said in a statement that the decision was reached at the COVID-19

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The plane was hijacked by the co-pilot who asked for asylum in Geneva

BREAKING: FG sanctions British airline for operating commercial flights

News May 24, 2020 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

The Federal Government has penalised a British airline, Flairjet, who operated commercial flights into Nigeria without approval.The Minister of Aviation made this revelation on Sunday via his Twitter handle.

He said the airline contravened section 1.3.3 of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations 2015.Sirika said the airline’s

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Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu To Mark One Year In Office With Launching Of Projects

Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu To Mark One Year In Office With Launching Of Projects

Slider May 24, 2020 at 6:55 pm 0 comments

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagso attains one year in Office on May 29, 2020.To commemorate the event, a number of programmes have been slated, starting with an address by Mr Governor.

During the week-long ceremonies, Mr. Governor will embark on virtual and on-site commissioning of

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Just-In: South-East Governors reject IGP’s community policing template

Just-In: South-East Governors reject IGP’s community policing template

News May 24, 2020 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

The South-East zone, on Sunday, declared that it would not implement the community policing template rolled out by the police hierarchy.This was contained in a communiqué presented by the zone after their enlarged meeting in Enugu.

The communiqué was read by chairman of the Forum and

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Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen loses father

Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen loses father

Sport May 24, 2020 at 12:42 pm 0 comments

Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen is grieving after his father passed away Sunday morning.

The 21-year-old Lille forward broke the sad news via his verified Twitter page.

“RIP Dad. No words to describe this feeling,” he tweeted with tears and heartbroken emoji.


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All 215 UK Returnees Test Negative, Discharged

All 215 UK Returnees Test Negative, Discharged

Health May 24, 2020 at 10:15 am 0 comments

It was an atmosphere of celebration Saturday morning as the 215 returnees from the UK received a clearance certificate from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), at their Abuja Isolation Center.

All the returnees, according to the clearance certificate tested NEGATIVE to the Coronavirus.

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Eid-El-Fitr: Bayewu Felicitates With Muslims, Urges Prayer Against COVID-19

Eid-El-Fitr: Bayewu Felicitates With Muslims, Urges Prayer Against COVID-19

News May 24, 2020 at 10:02 am 0 comments

A former senatorial aspirant for Lagos West, Kamal Bayewu has implored Muslims to use the Eid-el-fitr celebration to seek the face of Allah and pray for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.

While also congratulating Nigerians on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast, Bayewu, former

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Nigeria Posts Lowest COVID-19 Cases In Months

Nigeria Posts Lowest COVID-19 Cases In Months

Health November 24, 2020 at 7:29 am 0 comments

Nigeria posted one death and just 56 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, one of the lowest daily confirmed cases, in months
On Saturday the NCDC reported 246 cases and on Sunday 155.
Monday’s caseload saw Lagos, the epicentre fading out with just six cases.
The state with cumulative 22,968

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Two Nigerian Referees Selected For Women’s World Cup

Two Nigerian Referees Selected For Women’s World Cup

Sport November 23, 2020 at 10:39 am 0 comments

The world football governing body, FIFA has pre-selected two Nigerian referees to officiate at the 2023 Women’s World Cup, which will be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand.
Ndidi Madu and Mimisen Iyorhe were among 156 referees and assistant referees selected from all over the world.
The 2023 Women’s World

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Ekiti Govt Sacks Sports Council Chairman

Ekiti Govt Sacks Sports Council Chairman

Sport November 22, 2020 at 1:17 pm 0 comments

The Ekiti State Government has terminated the appointment of Isaac Ayodele as the Chairman of the state sports council with immediate effect.
This was contained in a letter exclusively obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti.
The letter, dated November 19, was signed by the Secretary

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ECOWAS To Foster Relations With National Assemblies

ECOWAS To Foster Relations With National Assemblies

World News November 22, 2020 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

The Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament, Sidie Tunis, has said that there is an urgent need to build a closer relationship between the sub-regional Parliament and the Parliaments in the Member-States.
Tunis said that such a relationship was needed for ECOWAS Parliament to effectively represent citizens.
According to him, there was

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Rohr Not Bigger Than Nigeria — Ministry

Rohr Not Bigger Than Nigeria — Ministry

Sport November 22, 2020 at 11:15 am 0 comments

Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has urged the Nigerian Football Federation to take a bold decision on Gernot Rohr if the Super Eagles downward slide continues, NAN reports.
The Eagles recent draws against Sierra Leone in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nation qualifier has put to question the technical

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Niger Man Kills His 2 Kids, Packs Bodies In Sacks, Blames God

Niger Man Kills His 2 Kids, Packs Bodies In Sacks, Blames God

Crime November 21, 2020 at 6:23 pm 0 comments

The Niger State Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Maibabo over the killing of his two children with a cutlass.
Maidabo, after slaying the kids packed their bodies in separate sacks to hide in the bush.
The incident happened at Maidabo village near Salka in Nasko Local Government Area.
The

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“Real Election Takes Place In The Night, We Just Annouce Results In The Afternoon” – Delta State PDP Chieftain

A special adviser to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has revealed that elections in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) both at national, state and local levels are determined at night.
Ighoyota Amori who was addressing a PDP gathering in delta State was secretly filmed while bragging that candidates have

Former Governor Gbenga Daniel reacts to multiple murder allegations while in office

Former Ogun state Governor and cheiftain of Labour party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel on the 22nd of July, 2014 granted a no-holds-barred interview to Newspaper and online journalist in Lagos.
The former governor reacted to multiple murder allegations and several violence allegedly perpetuated by him while in office. He brought along

Gov. Rochas Okorocha Dancing Skelewu With Family Members

Governor Rochas Okorocha Saturday 11th October, 2014 gave out his daughter Miss Uju Vanstasia Okorocha to Mr Uzoma Tony Anwuka, the son of the Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Prof Anthony Anwuka.
He entertained guest who were present with skelewu dance steps with all of his family members,