Saturday, January 18, 2020

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...

Nigeria launches campaign to protect over 28 million children against measles,...

By Olusola Adeoye In an effort to continue boosting the immunity of children against measles and meningitis, the Federal Government, through the National Primary...

NPHCDA, WHO launch campaign against measles, meningitis

By Olusola Adeoye In its effort to combat the menacing occurrences of measles and meningitis among children, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA),...

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Federal government closes case against Justice Onnoghen

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Buhari Govt Fumes As Ghana Deports 723 Nigerians

By Philips Sunday The Nigerians high commissioner to Ghana, Michael Abikoye, has protested the “inhuman treatment” of Nigerians by the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS). Naija News reports that the high commissioner,...

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