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Nigeria To Scrap SIWES

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government plans to scrap the Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme, SIWES, by introducing a one year post training to bridge the gap between universities and industries.

Lake Chad Governors Meet In Maiduguri To Discuss Boko Haram Insurgency

1 year ago /
Security 

The First Lake Chad Governors' Forum for regional cooperation on stabilization, peace-building and sustainable development has kicked off in Maiduguri the Borno state capital. 

Court To Hear Dino Melaye’s Bail Application On Thursday

1 year ago /
Nation 

Kogi State Chief Judge, Justice Nasir Ajanah, has adjourned hearing in of Senator Dino Melaye bail application to 10th may, 2018

Anambra Senatorial Seat: Appeal Court Dismisses Obiora Okonkwo’s Suit

1 year ago /
Election  Nation 

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has upheld the decision of Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court in Abuja that Obiora Okonkwo has no legitimate claim to the Anambra Senatorial seat.

Nigeria Recovers N7.8 Billion Through Whistleblower Policy

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government says Seven Point Eight Billion Naira has so far been recovered through the whistleblower policy of the federal government.

FG Scales Up Security In Birnin Gwari LGA To End Deadly Attacks

1 year ago /
Security 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a new Battalion of the Nigerian Army, as well as a new Police Area Command, in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, as part of measures to scale up the security response to the banditry affecting the area.

President Buhari To Return To London For Medical Check Up

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari will undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom from Tuesday

Fighting Boko Haram In The Lake Chad Region

1 year ago /

Countries in the Lake Chad Region are still battling the threat of boko haram terrorism. Terrorists operating there take advantage of the complex nature of the Chad basin- vast porous borders, water body, remote islands, and swampy areas- to build strongholds and launch attacks against communities. 

National Assembly Leadership Asks President Buhari To Call I.G.P. To Order

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Leadership of the National Assembly has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the inspector General of police Ibrahim Idris to respect and obey constituted authorities. 

AFDB To Support Nigeria, Others On Industrial Policy

1 year ago /
Business and Economy  

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it will support five countries with industrial policies to help boost development in the region.

I Have No Plans To Dump APC – Ortom

1 year ago /
Nation 

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue, has denied any plan to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Osinbajo Releases Details Of Corruption In Jonathan Era

1 year ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s office has revealed details of mind-boggling corruption during the Jonathan era and even called them a tip of the iceberg.

U.S. Embassy Makes Preparation For Jerusalem Move

1 year ago /
International News 

U.S. Embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem on Monday ahead of next week’s opening of the mission in accordance with President Donald Trump’s recognition of the city as Israel’s capital.

House Of Reps Sub-Committee To Probe 100 Companies

1 year ago /

The House of Representatives sub-committee of the Capital Market on Regulation and Compliance has commenced probe into alleged sharp practices by some Public Limited Companies (PLCs) following plethora of petitions by shareholders in the sector.

Oil Prices Hit Highest Level Since 2014

1 year ago /

U.S. oil prices rose above $70 a barrel on Monday for the first time since November 2014 and Brent crude climbed to fresh highs, buoyed as a deepening economic crisis in Venezuela threatened the country’s already tumbling oil supply.

Iran Warns US It Would Regret Quitting Nuclear Deal

1 year ago /
International News 

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that if the United States quits the nuclear deal then Washington will regret it "like never before", as British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson scrambles to save the agreement during talks with the Trump administration Monday.

Putin 4.0 to launch amid crackdown on opposition

1 year ago /
International News 

Vladimir Putin will on Monday be inaugurated for his fourth Kremlin term under the shadow of hugely strained ties with the West and a crackdown on the opposition.

Stormy Daniels Lampoons Trump On TV Show

1 year ago /
International News 

U.S. porn star, Stormy Daniels, has made a surprise appearance on U.S. TV show on Saturday Night Live as her legal wrangle with President Donald Trump over an alleged affair continues.

Stop The Threats, North Korea Warns U.S.

1 year ago /
International News 

North Korea has warned the U.S. about using "pressure and military threats" against it as the two countries prepare for a historic summit.

Killings Threaten Nigeria’s Economy - Osinbajo

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says the spate of killings in parts of the country is a threat to the peaceful environment needed to grow the nation’s economy to a self-sufficient level and as a major hub on the African Continent.