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FG Partners Cross River On Service Delivery

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has lauded Cross River State Government for demonstrating a strong commitment to the implementation of the goals of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

30,000 Minimum Wage Not Feasible - NGF

3 days ago /
Nation 

Rising from an emergency meeting of the Nigeria Governors Forum in Abuja, the Chairman of the Forum, Abdulazeez Yari, has restated the position of the governors, that the 30, 000 Naira minimum wage proposal to President Muhammadu Buhari by the tripartite committee is not feasible.

Catholic Group Wants Pro-Active Action To Curb Human Trafficking

3 days ago /
Nation 

The first Africa regional conference of Santa Marta group wants the federal government to adopt measures to end human trafficking in Nigeria.

Medical Experts Advise On Healthy Lifestyles

3 days ago /
Health 

Medical experts have advised Nigerians to adopt a healthy lifestyle to keep them away from suffering preventable ailments such as diabetes.

PDP Must Show Remorse – APC

3 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The All Progressives Congress has challenged the Peoples Democratic Party to engage the electorate on serious issues of development such as health, education and economy rather than deploying the strategy of fake news and distortion of facts for campaigns.

ASUU Resumes Talks With FG

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU is to resume talks with the federal government on Thursday on the resolution of the on going strike by the lecturers 

Bayelsa Deputy Governor Charges IPAC On Nigeria’s Unity

3 days ago /
Nation 

In the build up of the 2019 general elections, the Bayelsa state deputy governor, Gboribiogha Jonah says the division presently experienced in the country has never been more pronounced.

Saraki Asks Oshiomhole To Resign

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s senate president, Bukola Saraki has called on the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomole to resign his position as the chairman of the party on moral grounds.

Taraba Police Parade Fake Police Officer, Killers Of Three Police Officers.

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Taraba state police command has paraded twenty (23) suspects in connection with various crimes in the state.

Akwa Ibom Gov. Presents N670BN 2019 Budget

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Akwa Ibom state government is proposing an expenditure outlay of six hundred and seventy billion naira in the 2019 fiscal year.

Court Orders Abaribe, Two Others To Forfeit N100m Bail Bond Over Kanu’s Trial

3 days ago /
Nation 

The federal high court, Abuja has ordered Senator Eyinnnaya Abaribe and two others who stood sureties for the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to temporarily forfeit their n100m bail bond to the court. 

Fed. Govt To Ensure Safe And Adequate Toilets

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government says the community base solid waste management programme is to ensure provision of safe and adequate toilets across the country particularly in public places.

Israel/Gaza Ceasefire Comes Into Effect

3 days ago /
International News 

A ceasefire that ended two days of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza is largely holding.

Israel Defence Minister Resigns Over Ceasefire

3 days ago /
International News 

Israel's defence minister has resigned over the cabinet's decision to accept a ceasefire ending two days of fighting with Palestinian militants in Gaza.

Sri Lanka Parliament Passes No-Confidence Vote On New P.M.

3 days ago /
International News 

Sri Lanka’s parliament passed a no-confidence motion against newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday, presenting a standoff with the opposition and throwing the country deeper into turmoil. 

Iran President Slams U.S. Over Sanctions

3 days ago /
International News 

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the United States has chosen the wrong path in reposing sanctions on Iran and will be defeated.

Buhari departs Paris For Nigeria

4 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Paris, France after attending the Paris Peace forum and other international engagements.

OPEC Considers 1.4M Barrels Perday Cut In Oil Output

4 days ago /
International News 

OPEC and its partners are considering a proposal to cut oil output by up to 1.4 million barrels per day for 2019, to avert an oversupply that would weaken prices. 

ICPC To Probe Oshiomhole

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Commission, ICPC, says it is set to investigate allegations of graft and abuse of due processes leveled against the chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomhole.

Zimbabwe Criticises UK Over Visa Denial

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The UK'S decision to deny visas for two pioneering female anti-poaching rangers to attend an awards ceremony has been criticised by organisers.