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Mr. Kyari Assumes Office Today As GMD Of NNPC

1 month ago /
Environment 

Mr Mele Kolo Kyari will today assume office as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

World Cup Winners Ask U.S. President For Gender Pay Equality

1 month ago /
Sports  

Megan Rapinoe and her team did what Donald Trump told them to do — they finished the job. Now the question is, how will the President honour World Cup winners who have carved out a remarkable political and societal legacy?

Ooni, Soyinka Warn Political Leaders Against Ruga

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka have warned Nigerian political leaders to take active steps towards providing solutions to socio-political conflicts that could lead Nigeria to another civil war.

UK Minister To Apologize To Ivanka Over Leaked Confidential Memos

1 month ago /
International News 

Britain’s trade minister said on Monday he would apologize to U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka for a leak of confidential memos in which the UK ambassador describes the U.S. administration as “dysfunctional” and “inept”.

Buhari On Libya’s Stability

1 month ago /
Security 

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Nigeria’s continued support for Libya’s quest to regain political and security stability.

Buhari Commends IDB On Infrastructure

1 month ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari says no amount of money is too much to revamp Nigeria’s development challenges, especially with a growing population and infrastructure deficit. President Muhammadu Buhari said Sunday in Niamey, Niger Republic.

Buhari Signs AFCFTA Agreement

1 month ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, making Nigeria the 53rd state on the continent to append its signature to the document.

Taliban Attack On Government Kills Almost 14 In Qatar

1 month ago /
Security 

A Taliban attack on a government security compound in central Afghanistan on Sunday killed at least eight security personnel, six civilians and wounded more than 180, officials said, as rival Afghan groups met in Qatar to discuss peace.

British Ambassador Says Trump Administration Is Dysfunctional

1 month ago /
International News 

Britain’s ambassador to the United States described President Donald Trump’s administration as “dysfunctional”, “clumsy” and “inept”, the Mail on Sunday newspaper reported, citing a series of confidential memos.

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Has Died At Aged 20

1 month ago /
International News 

American actor Cameron Boyce has died at the age of 20, his family has confirmed.

Police May File Criminal Charges Against Senator Abbo This Week

1 month ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

Barring any last-minute changes, the police will this week file criminal charges against Senator Elisha Abbo for allegedly assaulting a nursing woman at an adult toy shop in Abuja.

Pastor Adeboye Warns Young Pastors Against Sin

1 month ago /
Religion 

From the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye had some words of advice on Friday night to young pastors on how to avoid exposing themselves to immoral acts.

Super Eagles Will Face South Africa In Quarter Finals

1 month ago /
Sports  

Super Eagles are set to meet South Africa on Wednesday in a quarterfinal, after beating the defending champions, Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in 3-2 match at the Alexandria stadium.

Edo Indigenes On Migrants

1 month ago /
Nation 

Some Edo indigenes say poor living conditions in the state is responsible for the series of youths migrating to foreign countries.

APC Approves Indirect Primaries for Kogi Governorship

1 month ago /
Politics 

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved Indirect Primaries to elect the Party’s candidate for the forthcoming Kogi Governorship election.

President Buhari Decries Attacks In Katsina

1 month ago /
Security 

Following a brief on incidents that triggered violence and loss of lives in Katsina State on Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed immediate reinforcement of the security architecture in the state, and prosecution of all those involved in the conflict.

Atiku On Osun Ruling: You Can’t Browbeat The Judiciary

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Presidency says it finds very ridiculous, and even comical, the reaction of former Vice President and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to the Supreme Court ruling affirming the election of Gboyega Oyetola as governor of Osun State.

Tribunal Orders INEC To Provide Useni Team With Documents

1 month ago /
Politics 

Tribunal orders INEC to supply Useni legal team with relevant documents.

Ooni Calls For Peace In Osun

1 month ago /
Politics 

Ooni of Ife Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has called on the people of Osun state to fully support Governor Gboyega Oyetola and allow peace to reign in the state.

Buhari Makes Appointments Of Personal Staff

1 month ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of personal staff.