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FG To Support 'Protect The Goal' HIV/AIDS Campaign

4 years ago /
Sports  

The Nigerian government says it will support the global campaign against HIV/AIDS using football as a veritable means for the purpose.  

NDDC Calls For Commitment From Key Stakeholders On The Niger Delta Regional Master Plan

4 years ago /
Niger Delta 

Key stakeholders in the Niger Delta region have been enjoined to unite to fast track the implementation of the Niger Delta regional master plan.  

Sanusi Lamido Wins Suit Against FRCN In Federal High Court, Lagos

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court in Lagos Monday held that the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria lacks legal backing to probe suspended Central Bank governor of Nigeria Sanusi Lamido.  

CBN Tasks West African Countries to Improve Legislature To Tackle Money Laundering

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, calls on West African countries to ensure that good criminal legislative structures are in place and properly reviewed to counter issues of money laundering in the region.  

National Conference: Committee On Public Service Wants Reduction In Cost Of Governance

4 years ago /

National Confab committee on public finance says it is going to thoroughly examine the laws empowering some government agencies to maintain accounts aside from the federation account.  

Gabriel Suswam Wins Election Petition At The Supreme Court

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Supreme Court has dismissed the suit filed by the then action congress of Nigeria governorship candidate in Benue State, Steve Ugba who is asking the court to re-open his case.    

Okah's Trial To Hold On May 16, 2014

4 years ago /
Security 

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has reserved the 16th of May 2014 for continuation of the trial of Charles Okah, the suspected mastermind of the October 1, 2010 bomb blast in Abuja.

President Jonathan Meets With Congolose President To Discuss Security Issues In Africa

4 years ago /
Security 

President Goodluck Jonathan left Abuja Monday for the Republic of Congo to consult with his Congolese counterpart, Denis Sassou Nguesso on the current security situation in west and central Africa.  

Nyanya Bombing: Joint Security Service Parades Five Suspects, Declare Two Wanted

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Joint Information Centre On Counterterrorism in Abuja has arrested five of the seven masterminds of the April 14 bomb blast at Nyanya motor park Abuja.  

Northern Elders Council Commends FG's Acceptance Of Foriegn Assistance

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Northern Elders Council has joined in the commendation of President Goodluck Jonathan’s decision to invite foreign assistance over the Chibok abduction.  

INEC Ready To Distribute PVC

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC is ready to distribute the Permanent Voters Card PVC.                                     T

Greek Supreme Court Grants Golden Dawn Party Pass To Run In Election

4 years ago /
International News 

The Greek Supreme Court has given the go-ahead for the ultra-nationalist golden dawn party to run in elections to the European parliament this month.

Galindo Mellado Killed In A Gun Battle In The Northeastern State Of Tamaulipas

4 years ago /
International News 

Mexican security officials say one of the founders of the zetas drug cartel Galindo Mellado Cruz has been killed in a gun battle in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas.      

Attacks In Afghanistan Mark Start Of Taliban Summer Offensive

4 years ago /
International News 

The Afghan National Army faces another long summer as Taliban fighters look to gain ground in the country 

China Deploys Armed Police In Beijing

4 years ago /
International News 

China has deployed armed police patrol vehicles in Beijing after three attacks at transport hubs around the country.

Protesters In Thailand Want Senate To Replace Cabinet With Appointed Administration

4 years ago /
International News 

Protesters in Thailand have called on the senate to replace the cabinet with an appointed administration. 

Nadal Wins Madrid Masters

4 years ago /
Sports  

World number one tennis player, Rafael Nadal won his first title of the European clay court season as a back injury forced Japan’s Kei Nishikori to retire during the final in Madrid on Sunday.

Ukraine Condemns Unofficial Referendums By Pro-Russia Groups

4 years ago /
International News 

Ukraine has condemned two unofficial referendums organized by pro-Russia groups in the east of the country as "a farce" with no legal basis. 

Grand Finale of Indian Elections

4 years ago /
International News 

The final day of voting has begun in India's general election, with huge crowds turning up in the sacred city of Varanasi, a key election battleground. 

Delta State Benefitted Immensely From Partnership With Development Partners - Finance Commissioner

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Delta state government says the state has benefited immensely through its partnership with international development partners especially in areas of technical and financial support.