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INEC Insists It Did Not Transfer Results To A Server In 2019

12 hours ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the Commission did not transfer 2019 election results through server due to circumstances beyond its control.

BREAKING: Osun Governorship Election: Supreme Court Fixes July 5 For Judgment

18 hours ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court has fixed July 5 for judgment in the appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  and its governorship candidate in the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke.

Ogun Governor, Abiodun Reverses Amosun’s Policy On MAPOLY

19 hours ago /
Education 

The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has ordered that the current status of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, MAPOLY, be reverted.

I Have No Plan To Protest Over INEC Server - Atiku

19 hours ago /
Nation 

Atiku Abubakar said on that there is no plan to lead a protest should the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) rule against his bid to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to grant him access to information on the Commission’s central server.

INEC Receives Applications For Three New Parties

19 hours ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has reportedly said that three new associations have applied to be registered as political parties. 

Maurizio Sarri Leaves Chelsea To Join Juventus

20 hours ago /
Sports  

Maurizio Sarri has left Chelsea to become manager of Serie A champions, Juventus, on a three-year deal.

Freed Student Activist Calls On Hong Kong Leader, Carrie Lam To Resign

20 hours ago /
International News 

Hong Kong's most prominent student activist Joshua Wong has called for the resignation of leader, Carrie Lam, after walking free from prison.

FG To Revamp Security In North West

21 hours ago /
Nation 

The Presidency says the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is working with Northwestern state governments in pursuing an urgent revamp of the national security apparatus in the subregion following the infiltration of bandits into the area.

ActionAid Nigeria Advocate’s Participatory Budgeting Process

21 hours ago /
Nation 

ActionAid Nigeria, an anti-poverty, non-governmental agency says there is an urgent need for governments to build an economy with a human face to overcome misappropriation of public resources, through a participatory budgeting process.

Osibanjo Advises Fathers On Father’s Day

21 hours ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged fathers to be best friends to their children.

Army Embarks On Humanitarian Projects In Borno

22 hours ago /
Nation 

The 29 task force brigade of the Nigerian army has embarked on some humanitarian interventions in its host community of Benisheik, Borno State, to improve the lives of residents who are just returning from displacement by terrorism.

Keyamo Responds To E.U Final Report On 2019 Polls

22 hours ago /
Nation 

The Director of Strategic Communications of the Buhari Presidential Campaign Organisation for the 2019 presidential election, Festus Keyamo has faulted some portions of the European Union final report on the 2019 elections.

Uganda Struggles To Curtail Ebola Spread

23 hours ago /
International News 

The Ebola virus may have crossed from the Democratic Republic of Congo into Uganda, but there are reasons to hope it can be contained on that side of the border.

Eight Kenyan Police Officers Killed By Bomb Explosion

1 day ago /
International News 

At least eight Kenyan Police Officers have died after their car hit a roadside bomb near the Somali border.

Iran To Reduce Nuclear Deal Commitments

1 day ago /
International News 

Iran says it will announce additional steps to reduce its commitments under the 2015 International Nuclear Pact, which Washington withdrew from last year.

Bandits Kill 34 Persons In Shinkafi LGA

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Zamfara State Police Command has said normalcy has been restored at Tungar Kafau and Gidan Wawa in Shinkafi Local Government Area of the state following attacks by bandits where 34 people were killed.

Saudi Arabia Calls For Security Of Gulf Oil Supplies

1 day ago /
International News 

Saudi Arabia has called for swift action to secure gulf energy supplies and joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in a vital shipping route that have raised fears of broader confrontation in the region.

UNICEF Urges Nigeria To Increase Education Budget By 10%

1 day ago /
International News 

In commemoration of the International Day of the African child, The United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF has challenged the Nigerian government to increase education budget by 10% and earmark 50% of the total allocation to the sector for basic education development.

Gombe Govt. Recovers Assets From Former Govt. Official

1 day ago /
Judiciary 

The Gombe State government has recovered twenty-one sports utility vehicles, thirteen pick up vans, twenty tricycles, two sets of bakery equipment and two leather fabrication equipment amongst other materials received from officials of the immediate past administration.

Bauchi Police Command Discovers Local Codeine Factory

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Bauchi State Command of the Nigeria Police has apprehended a suspected unauthorized drug manufacturer of locally made codeine in Gwallameji area of Bauchi metropolis.