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Pakistan Envoy Urges Muslim Faithful To Pray For Global Peace

3 months ago /
Religion 

The pakistani High Commissioner to Nigeria, Asim Khan wants Muslim faithful in the country to pray for global peace.

Interfaith Group Seeks National Rebirth

3 months ago /
Religion 

As part of activities to mark the Eid-El-Fitri, a group known as the Muslims and Christian for peace wants Nigerians to take deliberate steps to improve the bond of unity and stability as preparations for the 2019 elections gather momentum.

Russia In Goal Rush At World Cup

3 months ago /
Sports  

Host nation Russia got off to a bright start in the opening match of the 21st FIFA world cup on Thursday.

 

APC Felicitates With Muslims At Eid El-Fitr

3 months ago /
Religion 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated  Muslims on the celebration of Eid El-Fitr, which marks the end Of Ramadan, The Islamic holy month of fasting.

FCT Police Arrest, Parade Killer Gang

3 months ago /
Security 

The FCT police command has paraded two principal suspects allegedly responsible for the disappearance of one Charity Aiyedogbon, since 2016, who were arrested in Benin, in South-South Nigeria the Edo State Capital

JMPP Inaugurates Executive, Says Its Set To Take Power

3 months ago /
Politics 

The Acting Chairman Of Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP) Olusengu Ijagbami says the party has been positioned to wrestle power from the Buhari Administration come 2019 through divine power and strategic Agenda

Nigerian Airforce Moves To Tackle Security Challenges In Taraba State

3 months ago /
Security 

Nigeria's Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar says the Nigerian Airforce will deal decisively with persons that undermine the national sovereignty of the country.

Mokwa/Jebba Road Temporarily Reopened To Traffic.

3 months ago /
Nation 

Mokwa/ Jebba road is now temporarily open to traffic as palliative repairs have been effected on the collapsed bridge while permanent repairs are been worked on. 

FG Declares June 15 And 18 Public Holiday

3 months ago /
Religion 

The Federal Government has declared friday, June 15 and monday, June 18 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 EID-EL-FITR.

Nwosu Hails Recognition Of June 12 As Democracy Day

3 months ago /
Politics 

The chairman of the Defunct National Electoral Commission, NEC, Humphrey Nwosu says the June 12, 1993 Presidential Election marked the turning point in Nigeria’s journey towards a Democratic Polity.

UPP Lauds Buhari On June 12 Recognition

3 months ago /
Politics 

The United Progressive Party, UPP, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy day and also bestowing the posthumous award of grand commander of the Federal Republic, GCFR, on late chief MKO Abiola, grand commander of Nigeria, GCON, on late chief Gani Fewehimi and grand Commander of Nigeria, GCON, On Babagana Kingibe.

Osinbajo Inaugurates Industrial Policy And Competitiveness Advisory council

3 months ago /
Politics 

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has lamented that despite the progress made in the last decade, Nigeria Is still ranked one hundred and thirty-four in the ict development sector.

SDP Faults National Recognition For Abiola, June 12

3 months ago /
Politics 

The Social Democratic Party has picked holes in the posthumous national honour to Abiola insisting that the move was designed to score political points in the  South West ahead of the 2019 election.

Nigeria Music Industry Mourns Ras Kimono

3 months ago /
Entertainment 

The Nigerian Music and Culture Community has been thrown into mourning following the passing of veteran Reggae Star Ukeleke Onuwbuya popularly known as Ras Kimono on sunday morning.

Plan For A World Beyond Oil – Osinbajo Tells African Oil Producing Countries

3 months ago /
Business and Economy  

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged oil producing countries in Africa to make deliberate plans for a world beyond oil.

Boko Haram Behind The Boost In Cattle Rustling In Nigeria And Border Communities

3 months ago /
Security 

Representatives of the Republic Of Cameroun, Niger and Chad at a dialogue on cattle rustling say members of the dreaded boko haram sect are behind the boost in cattle rustling experienced around their border regions with Nigeria.

Dino Melaye, Others Appear In Lokoja Court, Deny Charges Of Arms Possession

3 months ago /
Judiciary  

The two prime suspects Kabiru Seidu, 31, aka "Osama" and Nuhu Salihu, 25, aka "Small" who allegedly  implicated senator Dino Melaye in the alleged offences of criminal conspiracy, illegal possession of firearms and illegal arms dealing has declared that the allegations are false. 

Kwara Residents Urged To Volunteer Information To Security Agents

3 months ago /
Security 

Residents of kwara state have been urged to volunteer information that will enable security agents carry out their role of securing lives and property.

Buhari Mourns Justice Akanbi

3 months ago /
Judiciary  

President Muhammadu Buhari has commisserated with the Kwara State Government over the demise of the pioneer Chairman Of The Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission, Justice Mustapha Akanbi ICPC, who died recently at the age of eighty five.

FG To Collaborate With NASS To End Estimated Billing Of Electricity Consumers

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Minister Of Power, Works And Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on monday said the executive arm of Government would in collaboration with the Federal Legislature push to end the practice of estimated billing of consumers by the 11 electricity distribution companies (DISCOS) in Nigeria.