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Russia 2018: Okowa Calls For Prayers For Super Eagles

1 year ago /
Sports  

Ahead of the FIFA world cup kicking off tomorrow in Russia, governor Okowa of delta state has called on the Nigerian super eagles to play with confidence and to realize that they are the symbol of Nigeria.  

Nigeria Recovers $322m Looted Funds From Switzerland

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal executive council has approved the payment of five hundred million naira to the team of lawyers That successfully negotiated an out of court settlement of three hundred and thirty billion naira From telecommunications giants MTN.  

Buhari To Assent To 2018 Budget Next Week

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Presidency has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari will assent to the 2018 appropriation bill next week.

Gov. Dickson Inaugurates Bayelsa Young Entrepreneurs Scheme

1 year ago /
Nation 

Governor Seriake Dickson has approved the sum of five hundred million naira grant for Bayelsa state young interested entrepreneurs to grow their businesses.  

Mixed Reactions Greet Dariye’s Jail Sentence

1 year ago /
Nation 

The conviction of former plateau state governor and a current serving senator Joshua Dariye for fraud and sentenced to fourteen years imprisonment by a federal high court in Abuja continue to generate reactions among residents of the plateau state.

INEC Distributes 564,000 PVCs For Ekiti Governorship Poll

1 year ago /
Nation 

The independent national electoral commission (INEC) has expressed readiness to conduct credible and transparent governorship election in Ekiti state.   

Borno Police Deploys Over 5,000 Officers For Eid-El-Fitri

1 year ago /
Nation 

Over 5,000 policemen are being deployed across Borno state, to ensure a hitch-free Eid el-fitr Salah celebration.   

Uganda’s Ex-Police Chief Denies Arrest

1 year ago /
International News 

Uganda’s former police chief kale kayihura has denied reports of his arrest amid conflicting - and confusing - reports.  

June 12 Annulment Slowed Down Nigeria’s Democracy – Labour Party

1 year ago /
Nation 

Labour party says the prevailing poverty and suffering in the country is a fallout of the negative effects of the annulment of June 12, 1993 presidential election.

FIFA 2026: U.S , Mexico, Canada Win Hosting Bid

1 year ago /
Sports  

Canada, the United States of America and Mexico will jointly host the 2026 world cup.

NSCDC Deploys 45,000 Personnel For Eid

1 year ago /
Nation 

The commandant general of the Nigeria security and civil defense corps (NSCDC) Abdullahi Muhammadu has ordered the deployment of 45,000 personnel across the country ahead of the Eid-el- fitri celebration.  

Rights Group Urges Security Operatives To Be Non-Partisan

1 year ago /
Nation 

International pressure group, the citizens communications and advocacy centre wants Nigerian security agencies and their operatives to resist any attempt to be dragged into partisan politics in the interest of national peace and stability.  

Abiola Invested With GCFR By BuharI

1 year ago /
Nation 

Renowned pro-democracy activists and other Nigerians have described the investiture of late MKO Abiola with the national honor of the grand commander of the federal republic and the recognition of June 12 as democracy day in Nigeria as a bold and wise decision.

Oil Workers Threaten Strike

1 year ago /
Nation 

The petroleum and natural gas senior staff association of Nigeria, Pengassan is threatening to down tools over plans by oil companies to lay off workers

Boko Haram Attacks, Torch Kaya Village In Madagali LG, Adamawa State

1 year ago /
Nation 

Over 13 Houses in Kaya, a village close to Gulak headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa state was on Tuesday morning razed down completely by Boko Haram insurgents.  

Court Halts Trial Of Peace Corps Commandant, Akoh

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal high court in Abuja has halted the trial of the National Commandant of the peace corps of Nigeria, Dickson Akoh in the 13 count alleged criminal charges proffered against him by the Nigerian police until the two previous judgments are fully obeyed by the police 

Italian Vessels To Evacuate Stranded Migrants To Spain

1 year ago /
International News 

A charity looking after 629 rescued migrants on a ship stranded off Malta says two Italian vessels will help take them to the Spanish port of Valencia.

INEC, C.A.N Urge Registered Voters To Collect Their PVCs

1 year ago /
Nation 

As the June 12 celebration continues across the states in Nigeria, the independent national electoral commission, INEC and Christian association of Nigeria CAN have called on registered voters to collect their permanent voters cards to enable them participate in a peaceful 2019 general elections as witnessed on June 12, 1993.

Ex-Governor Dariye To Spend 14 Years In Jail For Fraud

1 year ago /
Nation 

A federal capital territory high court, Gudu has sentenced the former governor of plateau state, Joshua Dariye to fourteen years imprisonment to be served concurrently for criminal breech of trust and misappropriation of  state funds   

Federal Government Accuses Private Schools Of Frustrating Audit Process

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal government has admitted that the national association of proprietors of private schools, NAPPS is frustrating the ongoing personnel audit of basic schools across Nigeria