Category: News

Buhari signs police bill into law
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Buhari signs police bill into law

Kunle Adeleye- September 17, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigeria Police Bill 2020 into law. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity,  Femi Adesina , ... Read More

Malami wants to Shut down EFCC – Sagay Tackles Buhari’s Minister Over New Bill
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Malami wants to Shut down EFCC – Sagay Tackles Buhari’s Minister Over New Bill

Kunle Adeleye- September 17, 2020

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, led by Prof. Itse Sagay, has vehemently kicked against the proposed bill for the amendment of the establishment ... Read More

NLC Issues 12-day Ultimatum over Petrol Price, Electricity Tariffs Rise
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NLC Issues 12-day Ultimatum over Petrol Price, Electricity Tariffs Rise

Kunle Adeleye- September 17, 2020

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has given the federal government September 28 deadline to reverse the recent increases in the price of petrol and electricity tariffs ... Read More

Buhari Names Minister Of Labour, Ngige’s Cousin Convicted For Drug Violations In United State As Job Creation Committee Chairman
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Buhari Names Minister Of Labour, Ngige’s Cousin Convicted For Drug Violations In United State As Job Creation Committee Chairman

Kunle Adeleye- September 17, 2020

He was sentenced to nine years in prison on two count charges, the sentences to run concurrently, and 10 years of supervised release, court documents ... Read More

ONDO 2020: Akeredolu’s convoy attacked, Jegede’s loyalists clash, scores injured
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ONDO 2020: Akeredolu’s convoy attacked, Jegede’s loyalists clash, scores injured

Kunle Adeleye- September 16, 2020

With 23 days to the governorship election, tension is currently brewing in Ondo State following the attack on the convoy of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu by ... Read More

Kidnappers kill DSS Officer in Katsina after collecting #5m ransom
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Kidnappers kill DSS Officer in Katsina after collecting #5m ransom

Kunle Adeleye- September 16, 2020

A 33-year-old operative of the Department of State Services (DSS), Sadiq Abdullahi Bindawa, has been killed by his suspected abductors after receiving the sum of ... Read More

Police Vow To Deal With Nigerian Students Planning Protest Against Fuel Hike, Electricity Tariff
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Police Vow To Deal With Nigerian Students Planning Protest Against Fuel Hike, Electricity Tariff

Kunle Adeleye- September 15, 2020

The police have threatened to deal with Nigerian students planning protest in Ogun State over the hike in petrol prices and electricity tariffs. Abimbola Oyeyemi, ... Read More

Blackout looms in Nigeria as Kainji Dam  bursts (video)
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Blackout looms in Nigeria as Kainji Dam bursts (video)

Kunle Adeleye- September 15, 2020

Some Nigerian states may soon experience blackouts following a sudden burst at the Kainji Hydroelectric Dam in Kainji. The embankments of Kainji dam, one of ... Read More

Bandits kill 2 FRSC Officers, abduct 10 others
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Bandits kill 2 FRSC Officers, abduct 10 others

Kunle Adeleye- September 15, 2020

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the killing of two operatives on Monday by bandits. Ten other personnel were abducted when gunmen attacked ... Read More

ASUU gives FG single condition for reopening of universities
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ASUU gives FG single condition for reopening of universities

Kunle Adeleye- September 14, 2020

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has given the Federal Government of Nigeria one condition before it considers the reopening of universities in the ... Read More

Oyedepo: Daddy Freeze told to open a church, attack Buhari instead
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Oyedepo: Daddy Freeze told to open a church, attack Buhari instead

Kunle Adeleye- September 14, 2020

Senior Pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Christ Ministry, Adewale Giwa has advised the popular Broadcaster, Ifedayo Olarinde, aka Daddy Freeze to channel his ... Read More

Photos: Train crushed a bus at under bridge Oshodi this morning
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Photos: Train crushed a bus at under bridge Oshodi this morning

Paul Fakayejo- September 14, 2020

A passenger bus on Monday hit a train at the PWD area of Lagos. The accident occurred at about 8:15 am. Six persons were inside ... Read More

Breaking: Lagos Govt lists classes that will resume school September 21
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Breaking: Lagos Govt lists classes that will resume school September 21

Kunle Adeleye- September 13, 2020

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, has confirmed that only current JSS3 and SS2 students, will resume school on September 21. The Head, ... Read More

Kaduna Govt shuts down Bet9ja, Access bet, King bet others’ offices
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Kaduna Govt shuts down Bet9ja, Access bet, King bet others’ offices

Kunle Adeleye- September 13, 2020

The Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service (KADIRS) has shut down 13 gaming offices in the state. Mr Liye Anthony, Head of Gaming in the agency, ... Read More

Miyetti Allah laments fresh killings in southern Kaduna
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Miyetti Allah laments fresh killings in southern Kaduna

Kunle Adeleye- September 13, 2020

Miyetti-Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has blamed the recent attacks in Kaduna on suspected Atyas kataf criminals. It condemned the attack, warning that ... Read More

Buhari  reacts as Gowon’s presidential Air Fleet Pilot, Thahal dies
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Buhari reacts as Gowon’s presidential Air Fleet Pilot, Thahal dies

Kunle Adeleye- September 13, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has sympathized the family of former Managing Director of Nigeria Airways, Captain Paul Mamman Thahal over the death of the pilot. Buhari, ... Read More

Stop Victimising Mailafia over Statement, Nigerians In Diaspora Warn FG
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Stop Victimising Mailafia over Statement, Nigerians In Diaspora Warn FG

Kunle Adeleye- September 13, 2020

Nigerian citizens resident abroad, under the auspices of Nigeria Coalition for Change, has warned the federal government against taking vindictive action against a former Central ... Read More

PDP Lawmakers Sue Malami, Mohammed, NBC Over New Broadcasting Code
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PDP Lawmakers Sue Malami, Mohammed, NBC Over New Broadcasting Code

Kunle Adeleye- September 12, 2020

The code was launched in Lagos on August 4 despite opposition by stakeholders in the industry. The Peoples Democratic Party members in the House of ... Read More

Coronavirus: ‘UK at a turning point’ as sharp COVID rise sees eight million Britons facing tougher lockdown
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Coronavirus: ‘UK at a turning point’ as sharp COVID rise sees eight million Britons facing tougher lockdown

Kunle Adeleye- September 12, 2020

Nearly eight million people in Britain will be living under stricter lockdown rules, including a large part of the West Midlands, ahead of a widespread ... Read More

Only Final-year Students Of Lagos State Tertiary Institutions Will Resume On September 14- Lagos Government
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Only Final-year Students Of Lagos State Tertiary Institutions Will Resume On September 14- Lagos Government

Kunle Adeleye- September 10, 2020

The Lagos State Government has revealed plans on how schools in the state will be reopened amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Schools in the state have ... Read More