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Governor Uduaghan calls on traditional rulers in the state to be more security conscious

4 years ago /
Nation 

Delta state governor Emmanuel Uduaghan has called on traditional rulers in the state to be vigilant and report movements that are likely to breach the peace in their area.

NPFL results

4 years ago /
Sports  

The Nigeria Professional Football League entered week 3 at the weekend with Akwa United and Lobi Stars dictating the pace.

EPL fixtures today

4 years ago /
Sports  

Action resumes in the English Premier League today with three matches.

Ethiopians dominate Rome marathon

4 years ago /
Sports  

Shume Hailu Legese emerged winner of the twentieth edition of the Rome marathon on Sunday, a race dominated by Ethiopian runners.

Nigeria beats Mexico

4 years ago /
Sports  

Nigeria remains favorite to win the FIFA under-17 women’s world cup in Costa Rica, after the flamingoes trounced Mexico three nil in their last group match Monday morning.

Federal government to continue its support for sports, says Minister of sports

4 years ago /
Sports  

The federal government has again pledged its continuous support for sports development as a means of creating employment and economic empowerment for the youths.

Ogun state partners with Chinese firms

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Ogun state Governor Ibikunle Amosun has called on genuine investors to take advantage of the very friendly and enabling environment existing in the state to invest.

Renewable energy: Stakeholders share their views

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria’s Ministry of Power says the quest to achieve a proper mix of renewable energy as an alternative source of energy would be adequately harnessed if the private sector supports the efforts of government.

Agriculture: Experts calls on the federal government to implement the 'Maputo Declaration'

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria has continuously failed to meet her commitment since 2003, when she joined other countries to sign an agreement in Maputo, Mozambique, to allocate 10% of her annual budget for agriculture.

Missing flight update: Last position in the Indian Ocean

4 years ago /
International News 

The Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razakhas announced that based on the analysis, the missing flight 370 ended in the middle of Southern Indian Ocean. 

Jalingo airport to create 3,000 jobs

4 years ago /
Nation 

The facility is designed to become a major transit hub for perishable cargo terminals currently being established in some states in the northern part of the country.  

Senator Babajide Omoworare calls on youths to reduce dependence on paid employment

4 years ago /
Nation 

The vice chairman, senate committee on federal character and inter-governmental affairs, Babajide Omoworare wants federal government to ensure that the goal of the 2014 budget regarding job creation for Nigerian youths is fully implemented.  

NDDC commissions state of the art hostel in University of Benin

4 years ago /
Education 

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, handed over the 696-beds state of the art hostel to the authorities of the University of Benin.

Pistorius trial to continue in May

4 years ago /
Sports  

The murder trial of South African double amputee athlete, Oscar Pistorius has been extended to the middle of May.

PDP calls for the cancellation of Karu polls

4 years ago /
Nation 

The People’s Democratic Party in Karu Local Government Area of Nasarawa state has rejected the outcome of Saturday’s council election in the area.

NEMA gives relief materials to displaced persons in Benue

4 years ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency says it plans to set up mobile toilet facilities to improve sanitary conditions and risk of outbreaks of diseases in the camps of internally displaced persons in Benue state.

Nigerian Lawmakers express their displeasure over the killing of Nigerian students abroad

4 years ago /
Nation 

Worried by the growing rate of killing of Nigerian students abroad, the House of Representatives committees on Diaspora, Foreign Affairs, Justice and Human Rights are to jointly hold a public hearing to address the issue.  

Abia state to make youth corpers comfortable, says Governor Orji

4 years ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

Abia state Governor Theodore Orji has assured the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, of his commitment to ensure that corps members posted to the state are comfortable.

President Goodluck Jonathan signs bilateral security agreement at the Hague

4 years ago /
Nation 

Nigeria and the Netherlands have agreed to co-operate in the area of security and immigration.

Governor Theodore Orji says education is top priority

4 years ago /
Education 

The Abia state Governor Theodore Orji says one of his priorities is to improve the standard of education in the state.