Friday, February 21, 2020

NDLEA: Gombe farmers now cultivate Indian hemp instead of grains

By Agencies Commander of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Gombe State, Aliyu Adole, has bemoaned the diversion of farmers from grain to weed cultivation,...

BREAKING: Senate, Reps pass 2020 budget, increase NASS’ appropriation

By Abdul Seye The Senate and the House of Representatives have both passed the 2020 budget with a significant increase. DAILY POST gathered that the National Assembly...

FCT set for maiden ECOWAS-Abuja Int’l Marathon

By Muhyideen Jimoh and Emmanuel Afonne No fewer than 500 international and local athletes are expected to participate in the maiden ECOWAS-Abuja International Half Marathon...

Speaker Gbajabiamila harps on capacity building against climate change

By Olusola Adeoye The House of Representatives’ Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the nation needs to urgently build technical capacity and make concerted efforts...

100 former Boko Haram fighters arrive Gombe for rehabilitation

By Olusola Adeoye One hundred former Book Haram fighters, on Friday morning, arrived at the Gombe Airport from Maiduguri for rehabilitation under the Federal Government...

Senate: Anti-graft war far from over, time for new strategies

By Agencies Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday said the Senate would release new strategies on corruption fight to the public in the next few...

NBS: Nigerians paid more for kerosene in October

By Olusola Adeoye The National Bureau of Statistics said the average price paid by consumers for kerosene increased in October while the cost of petrol,...

Open defecation: Buhari directs sanitation facilities in public places

Tony Akowe and Sanni Onogu, Abuja - Osinbajo unveils Clean Nigeria: Use the Toilet campaign - Senate: Nigerians need more toilets President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday...

Air Peace signs $212.6 million Embraer pact

By Iyanam Isangedighi Air Peace has signed a contract for the purchase of three additional Embraer 195-E2s regional jets valued at $212.6 million. The deal, according...

NYSC: Fake corps members prosecuted, jailed

By Olusola Adeoye The National Youth Service Corps has said that some of the arrested fake corps members during the Batch B Orientation Exercise...

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N-Power announces extension of 2016 beneficiaries’ programme

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Ninth Assembly: APC recommends Senator Lawan for Senate Presidency

By Brendan Umoren The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday recommended the Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe) for the position of Senate President in...

FG is Not Panicking over Oil Falling Prices

Adebiyi Adedapo in Abuja The Minister of Information Dr. Nuruden Muhammed, yesterday disclosed that the federal government was not panicking despite the drastic fall in...

Nine governor in roundtable meeting with Gates, Dangote foundations

By Agencies Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State and other eight other governors are currently in Seattle, United States of America (USA). The governors were...