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Southwest PDP Accuses INEC Of Complicity In The Recognition Of Buruji Faction.

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the southwest has faulted the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for recognising the nominated governorship candidate submitted by the senator Buruji Kashamu and Adebayo Dayo led executive of the party in Ogun state.

Kwara APC Governorship Tussle Continues To Fester

1 week ago /
Nation 

The controversy trailing the governorship candidature of the All Progressives Congress in Kwara states still lingering as the aspirants trade words over the outcome of the meeting with president Muhammadu Buhari.

Fed. Govt Approves Leather And Leather Product Policy For Nigeria

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Federal Executive Council has approved a leather and leather products policy for the country.

Gombe Partners Nigerian Army To Develop Army University In Biu

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Gombe state governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has promised that the State government will contribute to the development of the Nigerian army university, which is expected to provide qualitative education to the people of the north east part of the country.

Airforce Chief Charges Personnel On Professionalism

1 week ago /
Nation  Security 

The chief of the air staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has charged personnel of the Nigerian Air Force to remain professional and shun all entreaties of partisanship which are capable of truncating Nigeria’s growing democracy.

NPFL: Sunshine Stars Unveils Dogo As New Technical Adviser

1 week ago /
Sports  

Sunshine stars football club of Akure now has a new technical adviser.

Fight For Justice For Late Ochanya Comes To Her Home State

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Concerned citizens under the umbrella of coalition of civil society groups, non governmental organizations, children, women as well as youth on tuesday took the fight for justice for the late Ochanya Ogbanje to Makurdi the Benue state capital.

Buhari’s Result - Presidency Reacts To PDP’s Move For Legal Action

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Presidency has dismissed plans by the Peoples Democratic Party PDP to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari's West African School Certificate (WASCE) in court as a waste of time.

Tributes As The World Mourns Leicester City’s Owner

2 weeks ago /
Sports  

The wife and son of Leicester city's owner have laid a wreath at the club's stadium after he was killed alongside four others in a helicopter crash on Saturday.

Beach Soccer: Nigeria Draws Senegal, Tanzania, and Libya

2 weeks ago /
Sports  

Nigeria's Super sand Eagles have been drawn alongside defending Champions Senegal, debutants Tanzania and Libya in this year's African Cup of Nations for beach soccer slated for Egypt from December 9 to 14.

NHIS Workers Seek Buhari’s Intervention In Crisis

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Unionists in the national health insurance scheme want President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the ongoing crisis rocking the scheme.

Nigeria’s Exchange Office Advocates Commodity Exchange Bill

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Commodity Exchange Office says there is a need for the country to have a bill that would enable farmers’ access loans from banks in a bid to develop agriculture.

Nigeria Broadband Penetration Programme Set For Kick Off

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The National Programme for Infrastructure Companies (INFRACOS), which seeks to increase Broadband penetration in the country, is planned to kick off later this year.

FCT 2018/19 Legal Year Opens

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The FCT chief judge, justice Ishaq Bello has advised lawyers to embrace alternative dispute resolution as a means of settling cases.

Rights Commission Seeks Justice For Ochanya

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Oddities 

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned in strong terms the alleged rape of a 13-year-old girl, Ochanya Ogbanje by one Andrew Ogbuja of Benue state polytechnic and his son, victor Ogbuja, which incident led to her death.

Ayade Offers Automatic Employment To Engineers

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Graduates of civil engineering in Cross River state may not need to look for employment after their years of studies as Governor Ben Ayade has offered automatic employment to all indigenous professionals irrespective of their year of graduation.

Nigeria Has Left That Era In Which Votes Awarded, And The Shortchanged Told To Go To Court - Buhari

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria has left that era in which democratic norms are brazenly subverted, with votes awarded to those favoured by the authorities, and the shortchanged told to go to Court if they were not happy.

Sahle-Work Zewde Named Ethiopia's First Woman President

2 weeks ago /

Ethiopian members of parliament have elected Sahle-Work Zewde as the country's first female president.

Ex-French President Nicholas Sarkozy To Face Corruption Trial

2 weeks ago /
International News 

A French appeals court ruled Thursday that the former President Nicolas Sarkozy would stand trial on charges of illegal financing of his failed 2012 presidential campaign.

CIA Director Haspel Set To Brief Trump On Khashoggi’s Assassination Recording

2 weeks ago /
International News 

President Donald Trump will be briefed by his CIA chief on Thursday as the crisis over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul continues to grow, undermining the kingdom’s international ties just as its de facto ruler courts foreign investors.