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Buhari Campaign Organisation Describes Grand Coalition As “Pure Deceit”

1 year ago /
Politics 

The President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation has described the Coalition of United Political Party (CUPP) as "pure deceit".  

Vice Chancellors Challenge Academics On Electoral Duty To Display Integrity

1 year ago /
Education  Nation 

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, chairman of the committee of vice-chancellors of Nigerian universities, professor joseph Ahanku has challenged academics drafted as returning officers during elections to maintain high standard and avoid being manipulated.  

39 Parties Form Coalition

1 year ago /
Politics 

The tone for the 2019 general elections was set in Abuja on Monday as about 39 of the 68 registered political parties came together to form a coalition.

Roundtable On Power Sector Advises Key Players To Close Ranks

1 year ago /
Nation 

Key players in the power sector have been advised to close ranks and work towards improving the power situation in the country rather than the current buck-passing.

CAF Bans Kenyan Referee For Life

1 year ago /
Sports  

The confederation of African football (CAF) has banned Kenyan referee, Aden Marwa, from all football activities for life.

Ex-Press Zuma's Son Charged With Corruption

1 year ago /
International News 

The son of South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has been charged with corruption in a court in the commercial city of Johannesburg.

Nissan Admits Falsifying Emissions In Japan

1 year ago /
International News 

Nissan has admitted that it has uncovered falsified data from car exhaust emissions tests at most of its Japanese factories.

Suspected Herdsmen Attack Numan, Kill 40, Many Missing

1 year ago /
Nation 

No fewer than people Fourty (40) are feared killed as Herdsmen launched deadly attacks in five ( 5) communities in Numan Demsa in  Adamawa and some border parts of Taraba State.

Gombe Voters Receive Political Enlightenment

1 year ago /
Politics 

With the dawn of a new political season there are series of enlightenment programmes carried out by social groups and key players aimed at educating the people on the need to actively participate in the forthcoming general elections. 

Kwara APC Awaits Saraki Directive On Defection

1 year ago /
Politics 

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State, Ishola Balogun-Fulani says they are still members of the party and only waiting for the directive of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki before deciding the next line of action.

NYSC Investigates Kemi Adeosun's Exemption Certificate

1 year ago /
Nation 

The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) says it is investigating the discharge certificate of the Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun, summited by an online media which reported that the certificate was forged.

Dominic Raab Appointed Brexit Secretary

1 year ago /
International News 

British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Dominic Raab as the new Brexit Secretary on Monday after his predecessor quit in protest at the government’s plans for a close trading relationship with the European Union.

Ethiopia And Eritrea Declare End Of War

1 year ago /
International News 

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the "state of war that existed between the two countries has come to an end", Eritrea's information minister tweeted.

Flood Kills Dozens, Displaces Millions In Japan

1 year ago /
International News 

The death toll from record rains that have devastated parts of Japan rose Sunday to at least 57, officials said, as rescue workers and troops struggled in the mud and water to save lives.

Britain's Brexit Secretary Steps Down

1 year ago /
International News 

Britain’s hope of exiting the European Union has been dealt a big blow with David Davis, the most senior official in charge of the negotiation resigning two days after Prime Minister Theresa May announced she had finally united her quarrelsome government to support the plan.

North West Parliamentarians Galvanise Support For Buhari

1 year ago /
Politics 

The young parliamentarians of North West Geo political zone have called on Nigerians to support president Muhammadu Buhari bid for a second term saying the president has done well and deserve more time to complete the work he has started.

Ortom Dissolves Cabinet

1 year ago /
Politics 

A Statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Professor Anthony Ijoho, SAN, says four commissioners and seven special advisers are to however retain their portfolios.

President Buhari Commends Thailand Cave Rescue

1 year ago /
International News 

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Government of Thailand and international volunteers in the current efforts to rescue 12 children and their coach trapped in a cave for more than two weeks, with imminent risks of starvation and death.

Osinbajo Visits United States

1 year ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  will be leading a public-private sector collaborative investment road show to the United States, where he will be speaking to global industry leaders in information technology and entertainment at the Silicon Valley in San Francisco and Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, from Monday, July 9 to Wednesday, July 11, 2018.

Egypt Air 2016 Crash Caused By Cockpit Fire

1 year ago /
International News 

French investigators say the crash of Egypt air flight ms804 in 2016 was probably caused by a fire in the cockpit.