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Gov. Dickson Opens Ekeremor Road After 40 Years

2 days ago /
Nation 

The people of Ekeremor town and other communities in the Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State can now heave a sigh of relief as it has become possible for them to connect to other towns through the road after decades of waiting.

Buhari Launches New Version Of Nigerian Electronic Passport

2 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched the new version of the Nigerian electronic passport.

China Condemns Canada For “Irresponsible Remarks”

2 days ago /
International News 

China denounced Canada on Tuesday for “irresponsible” remarks after Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau accused it of “arbitrarily” sentencing a Canadian to death for drug smuggling, aggravating already cold relations.

Buhari Decorates New IGP Adamu

2 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammad Buhari has decorated the acting inspector general of police Muhammad Adamu with his new rank.

 

Protest Greets Relocation Of Collation Centre In Bauchi

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Coalition of Political Parties and their chairmen from Tafawa Balewa, Bogoro and dass local government areas of Bauchi state, northeast Nigeria, have jointly opposed the move by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to relocate their collation centre.

Ortom, Tor Tiv, Military Officers Lay Wreath At Armed Forces Remembrance

2 days ago /
Nation 

Governor Samuel Ortom, Tor Tiv, Professor James Ayatse and some very senior military officers on Tuesday laid wreaths at the 2019 armed forces remembrance day in honour of Nigeria's fallen heroes who died while fighting gallantly in defence of the country.

Bauchi INEC Solicits Support Of Traditional Rulers For Hitch-Free Polls

2 days ago /
Nation 

For successful conduct of the 2019 general elections scheduled to start next month, the Bauchi state office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has solicited the support of traditional rulers to address issues of violence and vote buying.

Cross River Govt Advocates Scholarship Schemes For Ex-Servicemen's Children

2 days ago /
Nation 

The federal government has been asked to introduce special scholarship programmes for the children of ex-servicemen in a bid to reduce their burden after their fathers paid the supreme price for uniting Nigeria.

Adamu Promises A Professional Force As Idris Bows Out

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

Newly appointed Acting Inspector General of police Mohammed Adamu says the force will be professional in the discharge of its duties before, during and after the 2019 General Elections.

Kwara Bans Street Political Campaigns, Rallies, Processions

2 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Kwara State Governor, Abdul-Fatah Ahmed has banned street political campaigns, rallies and processions in the state.

Buhari To Name AIG Adamu Mohammed Lafiya New Inspector General Of Police

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

Baring any last minutes changes,  Assistant Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu Lafiya is likely to take over from the outgoing Inspector General Ibrahim Idris as the nation's new police chief.

1,000 Communities To Benefit From China/Nigeria Satellite TV Development

3 days ago /

One thousand communities across the country are to benefit from the China-Africa cooperation plans that will provide satellite television services and solar system that will transmit entertainment and information on 21 channels.

Regent School Celebrates, Gives Financial Assistance To Families Of Nigerian Troops

3 days ago /

The need to cater to the welfare of Nigerian soldiers and the dependants of those who lost their lives in the line of duty took Centre stage at an event organized by regeant school.

Wike Bags NUJ Award

3 days ago /

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has emerged winner of the Nigeria union of journalists NUJ prize for outstanding leadership and infrastructural development.

Minister Charges Contractors On Ogoni Clean Up

3 days ago /

The Minister of environment Suleiman Hassan has told contractors handling the remediation of the polluted sites in Ogoniland to execute the project within international best practices.

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike

3 days ago /

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike is to be conferred with the DAAR governor of the year 2018 at this weekend’s award ceremony organised by the media conglomerate.

Lawyers In Bayelsa Fault Arraignment Of CJN Onnoghen

3 days ago /

In Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital some legal practitioners have described the arraignment of the chief justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen as a sad day for the country's judiciary.

Abuja Courts Empty For Onnoghen

3 days ago /

Monday’s proceedings at the code of conduct tribunal completely put business in most courts in the Federal Capital Territory on hold.

Atiku Challenges Buhari On Credible Elections

3 days ago /

The presidential candidate of the people's democratic party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has challenged president Muhammadu Buhari to guarantee free and fair elections.

Court Summons AG, IGP On Onnoghen

3 days ago /

A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed hearing for January 17, in a suit by the incorporated trustees of international association of student economists and management against the code of conduct tribunal, the code of conduct bureau and the Attorney General of the Federation.