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Expect More Power Disruptions – Power, Works And Housing Minister

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigerians should expect to see some levels of disruption in electricity supplies to their homes and offices as the rains continue to fall across the country, The Minister Of Power, Works And Housing,  Babatunde Fashola said on Monday.

North Korea Raises Hope Of New Relations With U.S.

3 months ago /
International News 

North Korean State Media have raised the possibility that the isolated country could "establish a new relationship" with the United States.

G7 Summit: Trump Criticises Allies

3 months ago /
International News 

US President Donald Trump has fired off a string of angry tweets criticising America's closest allies hours after leaving a divisive G7 summit in Canada.

Buhari Back To Abuja After Two- Day Visit To Morocco

3 months ago /
International News  Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari is back in Abuja after a two-day official visit to the Kingdom of Morroco.

Gov. Dickson On June 12 Declaration As Democracy Day.

3 months ago /
Politics 

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson says the conferment of a posthumous national award on the winner of June 12 presidential election, late Chief Moshood Abiola and the declaration of June 12 as democracy day by President Mohammadu Buhari is a commendable act that can put right the wrongs of the past.

Buhari Appoints Shonubi As Deputy Governor Of CBN

3 months ago /
Business and Economy  

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Mr. Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi as Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria subject to Senate confirmation.

Atiku On Obj Alarm

3 months ago /
Politics 

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has called on President Mohammadu BUHARI led Federal  government to retrace their steps to avoid aggravating the already over heated polity.

E.U. Urges Tougher African Action On Illegal Migration

3 months ago /
Nation 

The European Union wants African nations to demonstrate renewed political will in tackling the scourge of illegal migration across the Mediterranean. 

Gaza Clashes: 28 Dead In Violence Ahead Of US Embassy Opening

4 months ago /
International News 

Violent clashes erupted along the Gaza Strip's border hours ahead of the controversial opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, leaving 16 Palestinians dead from Israeli fire and hundreds more wounded.

Armed Herdsman Arrestd In Guma, Benue State

4 months ago /
Security 

Troops of the 72 Special Forces Battalion have arrested a suspected armed herdsman in Gbajimba, a community in Guma Local Government area of Benue state.

Clerics Seek Support, Prayers For Govt. To Tackle National Security

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government needs the continuous support and prayers of all to enable it succeed in its efforts to defeat the Boko Haram insurgents and other forms of criminality in the country.

Saraki Wants Human Capital Development Prioritized In 2018 Budget

5 months ago /
Nation 

Senate president, Bukola Saraki has said the national assembly would prioritize "human capital development", in the planning and implementation of the 2018 budget.

Adamawa Gets Forensic Facility For Sexual Violence

5 months ago /
Nation 

A sexual assault referral center has been established by the European Union, the British council,  the national programme for managing conflict in Nigeria  at the specialist hospital Yola.  The center promises to deal with all cases of rape,  its negative implication and the necessary forensic    analyses needed to prosecute culprits. 

Martin Luther King's Family Honours Buhari

5 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria has marked the celebration of the black history month with an award of excellence in leadership for president Muhammadu Buhari by members of the martin luther king junior family in commemoration of 50 years of king’s death.

CSO Roundtable Slam Jumbo Pay For Legislators

5 months ago /

The Jumbo emoluments earned by serving legislators has attracted some concerns and this time attention is drawn to the negative effect it is having on the development of the states.

Freed Dapchi Girls Set To Meet President Buhari

5 months ago /
Nation 

One hundred and five girls abducted and recently released by their Boko Haram captors have arrived the Presidential villa in Abuja to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

UK Rallies The Commonwealth Against Russia

5 months ago /
International News 

The United Kingdom has called on common wealth countries to support plans to bring Russia to book over the use of nerve agents which poisoned two Russians.

Experts Advocate Underground Space Infrastructure For Nigeria

5 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria must begin to explore the socio-economic benefits in tunneling and underground space infrastructure to accommodate the growing population in cities.

Bill Gates Slams Buhari’s Economic Recovery Plan

5 months ago /
Business and Economy   Nation 

Co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation bill gates says the execution priorities of Nigeria’s economic recovery and growth plan do not reflect the needs of the people. 

Fayose Accuses Federal Government Of Deceit Over Dapchi School Girls

5 months ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government of deception, concerning the abduction and return of the Dapchi school girls in Yobe State.