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Varsity workers sign agreement with FG, to call off strike
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Varsity workers sign agreement with FG, to call off strike

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) on Thursday signed an agreement with the Federal Government ... Read More

Nnamdi Kanu threatens to hunt down Wike over alleged massacre of Igbo youths in Rivers
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Nnamdi Kanu threatens to hunt down Wike over alleged massacre of Igbo youths in Rivers

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has threatened to deal with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, over the alleged ... Read More

Imo court orders interim forfeiture of Okorocha’s properties
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Imo court orders interim forfeiture of Okorocha’s properties

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

Properties allegedly illegally acquired by a former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha between 2011 and 2019, have been ordered forfeited by an Imo State ... Read More

True Muslims don’t support Western values, Shekau says, claims responsibility for Maiduguri attack
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True Muslims don’t support Western values, Shekau says, claims responsibility for Maiduguri attack

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The leader of the Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, has denounced Muslims supporting Western values, saying they were not true Muslims. READ ALSO; Katsina Abduction: ... Read More

Policemen, detainees flee as hoodlums set station ablaze in Imo
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Policemen, detainees flee as hoodlums set station ablaze in Imo

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The Mbaise Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State was Thursday night set ablaze by suspected hoodlums, causing policemen on duty and detainees to take to ... Read More

Cattle Dealers Begin Strike
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Cattle Dealers Begin Strike

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

Cattle and Foodstuff dealers under the aegis of Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AUFCDN), will today commence a nationwide strike following ... Read More

Diri Appeals For End Of Altercations Between Ortom, Mohammed
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Diri Appeals For End Of Altercations Between Ortom, Mohammed

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Douye Diri has called on the leadership of the People Democratic Party (PDP), to intervene in the conflict between Governors Samuel Ortom of Benue and Bala ... Read More

Federal Character Commission proposes state branches
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Federal Character Commission proposes state branches

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The Federal Character Commission is proposing branches in states across the federation, Executive Chairman Muheeba Dankaka said in Owerri, the Imo State capital, on Thursday. READ ALSO; ... Read More

2023: I will love to be President – Fayose
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2023: I will love to be President – Fayose

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has insisted that he has interest in becoming the president of Nigeria, if opportunity permits. The ex-governor also said ... Read More

Unifying Naira’s exchange rate will take time, Nigerian Govt tells World Bank
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Unifying Naira’s exchange rate will take time, Nigerian Govt tells World Bank

Kunle Adeleye- February 26, 2021

The Nigerian government has said that unifying the exchange rate of Naira will not happen “overnight”. Explaining its delay in securing a further $1.5 billion credit from ... Read More

Photos: Senator Orji Kalu Meets With Abdulsalami Abubakar
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Photos: Senator Orji Kalu Meets With Abdulsalami Abubakar

Paul Fakayejo- February 25, 2021

The Chief Whip of the Senate , Senator Orji Uzor  Kalu has just arrived the residence of the former President of Nigeria, General Abdulsalami Abubakar. ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Insurance Broker for Diversion of N26bn PHCN Severance Benefit
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EFCC Arraigns Insurance Broker for Diversion of N26bn PHCN Severance Benefit

Paul Fakayejo- February 25, 2021

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, 25 February, 2021 arraigned Abiodun Waheed Hassan and his Company Bestworth Insurance Brokers Limited before Justice ... Read More

Man bags 15 Years for Investment Fraud in Gombe
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Man bags 15 Years for Investment Fraud in Gombe

Paul Fakayejo- February 25, 2021

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Gombe zonal office has secured the conviction of one Hassan Abubakar before Justice Abubakar Jauro of Gombe State ... Read More

Agbor Yahoo Boy Bags Two Years Jail Term
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Agbor Yahoo Boy Bags Two Years Jail Term

Paul Fakayejo- February 25, 2021

Justice Emeka Nwite of the Federal High Court sitting in Warri, Delta State has setenced Emeka Roland to two years imprisonment, having found him guilty ... Read More

Police Parade 48 Suspects For Kidnapping, Armed Robbery, Cattle Rustling
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Police Parade 48 Suspects For Kidnapping, Armed Robbery, Cattle Rustling

Kunle Adeleye- February 25, 2021

The Nigeria Police Force has paraded 48 suspects arrested for various crimes such as kidnapping, armed robbery, cybercrime, and cattle rustling. READ ALSO; Pastor Bags ... Read More

Insecurity: Come To The Forest And Lead Peace Talks, Bandits Tell President Buhari
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Insecurity: Come To The Forest And Lead Peace Talks, Bandits Tell President Buhari

Mariam Ayodeji- February 25, 2021

As the security situation of Nigeria worsens owing to incessant attacks and kidnapping mainly caused by banditry, President Muhammadu Buhari has been called by a ... Read More

Senate Committee Holds Investigative Hearing On Impact Of 5G On Nigerians
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Senate Committee Holds Investigative Hearing On Impact Of 5G On Nigerians

Kunle Adeleye- February 25, 2021

Senate Committee on Communications on Thursday held an investigative hearing on the present status of the 5G Network in Nigeria and its technological impact on ... Read More

Gbajabiamila Promises More Commitment To Health Sector Delivery System
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Gbajabiamila Promises More Commitment To Health Sector Delivery System

Kunle Adeleye- February 25, 2021

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday received the report of the Sectoral Roundtable Session (SRS) on Nigeria’s healthcare delivery ... Read More

Court Dismisses Maina’s Fresh Bail Application For Lack Of Merit
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Court Dismisses Maina’s Fresh Bail Application For Lack Of Merit

Kunle Adeleye- February 25, 2021

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday dismissed the fresh bail application filed by a former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team ... Read More

Alleged Diversion Of Crude Oil: AITEO Asks Court To Commit 2 Banks To Prison
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Alleged Diversion Of Crude Oil: AITEO Asks Court To Commit 2 Banks To Prison

Kunle Adeleye- February 25, 2021

A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed March 2 to rule on whether to first hear an application challenging its jurisdiction or committal proceedings ... Read More