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Senate president sets up committee on media and public affairs

By Brendan Umoren Senate President Ahmed Lawan has announced a six-member ad-hoc committee on Media and Public Affairs. He made the announcement at the start of...

NYSC chief visits Ogun, Lagos camps preaches love, good conduct

By Brendan Umoren The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advised corps members to be conscious of their conduct, interact...

Gombe governor sets up committee on review of state-owned tertiary institutions

By Fateema Idris Gombe State governor, Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya, has inaugurated an 11-member committee on tertiary institutions in the state, lamenting that the state has...

ASUU, ASUP Strike: FG Releases N16.8bn To Settle Workers’ Outstanding Arrears

By Gbenga Sijuade FG Moves To End ASUU, ASUP Strike The Federal Government has released N16.8 billion to settle outstanding salary arrears of staff in the country’s tertiary...

Buhari Support Organisation adopts Bulama as APC National Secretary

By Deji Abdulwahab The Buhari Support Organisation (BSO), has adopted Mr Waziri Bulama as its preferred candidate for the position of National Secretary of the...

NNPC begins recruitment for Junior, Senior officers

By Timileyin Omilana The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has announced the commencement of recruitment into the corporation for interested Nigerians. “We are hiring,” the announcement said. “Are...

Nigerian Army captain who ordered ‘police killing’ had 191 phone chats...

By Brendan Umoren The Nigerian Army Captain who allegedly ordered soldiers on security check-point along the Ibi-Jalingo Expressway in Taraba State, to attack and kill...

UNGA74: Nigeria’s day in the sun – Presidency

By Olusola Adeoye The Presidency has described the 74th United Nations General Assembly, which begins fully on Monday, as Nigeria’s “day in the sun’’. Mr Femi...

INEC Complicit In Registering Child Voters – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says Nigerians have lost confidence in the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for attempting to cover its complicity in...

Governor Dankwambo bid to become Senator fails

By News Agency of Nigeria The Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) senatorial candidate in Gombe North, Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo, has been defeated by Alhaji Sa’idu Alkali...

INEC has constitutional power to deregister political parties

By Sylvester Thompson Mr Realwan Okpanachi, a constitutional lawyer in Abuja, says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has constitutional power to deregister any political...

Nigerian Army probes alleged misconduct by troops

By Brendan Umoren The Nigerian Army said on Wednesday it had constituted a high powered committee to probe all cases of alleged misconduct by troops during...

President Buhari Gets Minimum Wage Bill From The National Assembly

By Oladipo Abiola NASS Transmits Minimum Wage Bill To Buhari For Assent The National Assembly has transmitted a clean copy of the passed new minimum wage bill to President Muhammadu...

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Kano LG Polls: CSOs fault process, say multiple, underage voting rampant

Two election monitors in Saturday’s local government polls in Kano, Centre for Information Technology And Development (CITAD) and Action Aid International Nigeria, have faulted...

‘Acquisition of 9, 000 hectares of land in Cross Rivers not for RUGA

by Nicholas Kalu The chairman of a committee set up by the Cross River State government to acquire 9000 hectare of land across the state,...

Gombe governor visits Kwami council secretariat, meets only revenue officer

By TODAY The governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, on Mondy paid an unscheduled visit to Kwami Local Government Area secretariat located in Mallam...

Former Gombe governor, others to receive chattered institute award

By Brendan Umoren The Chartered Institute of Development and social studies (CIDSS) will on Thursday give awards of Excellence to former governor of Gombe State,...

2019 ITTF World Cup: Meshref says will prepare adequately to represent Africa

By Kemi Akintokun and Millicent Ifeanyichukwu As Egyptian Dina Meshref looks forward to represent Africa at the 2019 ITTF Women World Cup in October, the...

Buhari under fire as Nigerians blast US for failing to name banned individuals

By Wale Odunsi Some Nigerians have reacted angrily to the US Government visa restrictions on individualsresponsible for undermining the Nigerian democratic process. Their anger was based on the...

2,000 Nigerian women die annually of unsafe abortion -Gynaecologist by Agency Reporter

By Agency Reporter No fewer than 2,000 Nigerian women die of unsafe abortion annually with Northeast recording highest rate, says Dr Christopher Lamai, Head of...

Fed Govt to fund firm’s mass housing projects

by Nduka Chiejina,  TO meet the mass housing target set by the Muhammadu Buhari administration, the Federal Government has agreed to provide enough funding...

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