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SWAN Revalidates Governor Wike As Sole Patron

1 year ago /
Nation 

National Executive Committee of the sports writers association of Nigeria revalidated Rivers State Governor Nyesom as the sole patron of the association.

Kwara House Steps Down Gov. Ahmed's Request For Another N 1bn Loan

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Kwara House of Assembly has stepped down the request of Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed seeking  to access another N1 billion agriculture  loan from Sterling Bank for  disbursement to poultry and fish farmers in the state.

Senator Bukar Is Dead

1 year ago /
Nation 

Barely a three weeks after the death of Senator Ali Wakili representing Bauchi south, another Senator, Mustapha Bukar is dead.

UNIBEN Honours NFF President Pinnick, Others For Sports Excellence

1 year ago /
Sports  

The university of Benin on Tuesday, held a sports award ceremony in Benin city, Edo state, south south Nigeria to celebrate and honour students, staff and alumni of the institution for their immense contributions to the development of sports in the school and Nigeria.

APC Governors Say No Crisis In Party

1 year ago /
Politics 

Some Governors on the platform of the All progressives Congress APC have denied reports in some sections of the media that the progressives Governors forum is embroiled in crisis over the tenure elongation controversy rocking the Party. 

Borno Assures Bomb Victims Of Support

1 year ago /
Nation 

The recent attacks on some communities in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State, where 25 people lost their lives and about 85 injured, have been described as sad and inhuman.

Chartered Institute Of Taxation Commends Bayelsa For Its Monthly Transparency Initiative

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Government says it's monthly transparency briefing initiative is a cardinal objective of the Governor Seriake Dickson administration in providing a check and balance system in the financial institution of the state.

Protesters Shut Down Jebba-Mokwa Road

1 year ago /
Nation 

Protesters on Tuesday shutdown the Jebba-Mokwa Highway on the boundary between Niger and Kwara States in North-Central Nigeria.

Police To Arraign Senator Melaye On May 10

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria Police Force has concluded arrangements to arraign the Senator Representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, before the Federal High Court Lokoja on May 10.

Osinbajo Inaugurates NEMA Council

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday presided over the inaugural meeting of the Governing Council of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

APC Inaugurates Technical Committee On Tenure Extension

1 year ago /
Politics 

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun on Tuesday, inaugurated the party’s Technical Committee to look into the President’s proposal on the National Executive Committee (NEC) tenure extension granted to party executives.

Forum Laments Nigeria’s Dying Reading Culture

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government has been told to fund and revive public libraries across the country and complete the abandoned headquarters of the National Library of Nigeria.

Sierra Leone Presidential Candidates Sign Agreement On Release Of Results

1 year ago /
International News 

Sierra Leone’s two presidential candidates on Monday in Freetown signed an agreement on the procedure for tallying of ballots before announcement of results of the March 31 run-off vote.

Cross River Launches Sickle Cell Clinic In Bekwara

1 year ago /
Nation 

Disturbed by the increase in the death of sickle cell patients in Cross River State, the State Government has launched a sickle cell clinic at Ijibor Community in Bekwara Local Government Area of the state.

Mob Sets Bakasi Refugee Ablaze For Stealing N3,500

1 year ago /
Nation 

One of the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, living in Bakassi Refugee Camp has been set ablazed by some irate youths for allegedly stealing 3,500 Naira from a local shop in Ikang, the headquarters of Bakassi Local Government Area of Cross River State.

Liverpool Hit As Matip Ruled Out For Rest Of Season

1 year ago /
Sports  

Cameroon international defender Joel Matip is out for the rest of the season, dealing a blow to Liverpool on the eve of their Champions League quarter-final first leg clash with Manchester City.

BREAKING: Buhari Meets APC Governors

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Council Chambers in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

Killings: Nigerian Army Extends Duration Of Operation Cat Race

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Army has extended the duration of the military operation code-named Ayem Akpatuma, meaning Cat Race.

Ambode Promises To Plan For Youths Resident In Lagos

1 year ago /
Nation 

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, said his administration is committed to the welfare of youths in the state and has plans for youths resident in the state.

Aliyu Babangida Denies Receiving N1.6bn From Jonathan’s Govt

1 year ago /
Nation 

The immediate past governor of Niger State, Aliyu Babangida, on Monday reacted to the Federal Government’s list of looters in which his name was mentioned saying he never collected N1.6billion from office of National Security Adviser (NSA).