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Monthly Archives: October, 2021

Yahaya Bello urges media to tackle fake news

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has called on media organisations and practitioners to tackle the menace of fake news capable of destabilising the country.Bello...

PDP is back, stronger – Segun Oni

A former Ekiti governor, Chief Segun Oni, says the successful conduct of PDP elective National Convention is an indication that the party is back,...

Adewopo expresses confidence in Ayu’s PDP national chairmanship

A Governorship Aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun 2018 election, Dr Ayoade Adewopo, has expressed confidence in the newly elected Sen....

Buhari departs Abuja for COP26 in Glasgow, UK

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for Glasgow, Scotland in the United Kingdom, to attend the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United...

Of Wachakal Airport, Wastage and the Bandits In Government, By Hassan Gimba

When the news hit the airwaves that the federal government had budgeted N6.3 billion to build an airport at Wachakal, in Yobe State, 130...

As Anambra State Confronts an Organized Crime Family, By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu

             On 6 November, 2021, Anambra State, at 4,844 km² the second smallest state by landmass in Nigeria – Lagos State with 3,577 km² is the...

President Buhari’s visit to Saudi Arabia highlights: Inequalities breed unrest

By Garba ShehuPresident Muhammadu Buhari had a very successful visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the high which is the symbolization of our...

SERAP sues Buhari, wants court to order recovery of ‘missing N881bn in 367 MDAs’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari “over his failure to probe allegations that over ₦880bn of...

The Climate Crisis Will Not be Fixed by Causing an Energy Crisis in Africa, By Muhammadu Buhari

Dire warnings of the end of the world are as old as civilization itself. But each year as the countdown to United Nations Climate Change Conference...

Kalu condemns invasion of residence of Justice Mary Odili of the Supreme Court

By Haruna SalamiFormer Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr. Orji Kalu has described the invasion of the Abuja residence...

APC providing platform for youths to unlock potential-Aondoakaa

Chief Michael Aondoakura, former Attorney-General of the Federation says the All Progressives Congress (APC) has provided a political space for youths to unlock their...

PDP: Ayu’s emergence big challenge to Benue APC – Yaro

Comrade Abba Yaro, the outgoing Chairman, Benue Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Committee,  has said the emergence of Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, as...

NNPC Weekly Review: Stakeholders hail PIA as economic game-changer

The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC) started the week with the commendation of stakeholders in the nation’s political and industrial sectors on the...

Buhari to attend Climate Change conference in Glasgow, Peace Summit in Paris

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for Glasgow, Scotland to attend the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the UN Framework Convention...

Obi Cubana, Mr Ibu , UAE envoy honoured at Nollywood New Yam Festival

Business man, Obinna Iyiegbu, also known as Obi Cubana and John Okafor also known as Mr Ibu, were honoured with traditional titles at the 2021...

NDLEA seizes London-bound cocaine, heroin others at Lagos airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized consignments of London-bound cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine and Indian hemp at the Murtala Muhammed International...

PDP Chieftain congratulates newly-elected NWC

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Demola Olanrewaju, on Sunday congratulated Sen. Iyorchia Ayu and members of the...

Okei-Odumakin gives birth to twins, 6 months after husband’s death

Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, widow of the late Spokesperson of Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, on Sunday announced the birth of baby twins to the family.Odumakin, who...

SEC vows to intensify monitoring, surveillance of operators

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pledged to intensify monitoring and surveillance of the capital market in order to curb unethical conducts.The Director-General,...

Anambra: Yiaga Africa urges INEC to distribute PVCs to new voters

An independent election observer group, Yiaga Africa, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to commence the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs)...

CePSERD warns against constant assault on Nigerian judiciary

By Chimezie GodfreyAn NGO, the Center for Peace building and Social Economic Resources Development (CePSERD) has called for an end to assault on Nigerian...

TETFund proposes N10bn for 2022 Research Grants

By Rosemary OgbonnayaThe Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has expressed hope that the annual allocation to the National Research Fund (NRF) will hit N10...

Sexual harassment: CSOs commend polytechnic for dismissing two lecturers in Bauchi

Some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Bauchi state, on Sunday, commended the Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi, for dismissing two lecturers who...

Anambra Police CP, security chiefs visit wounded personnel in hospital

The Commissioner of Police in Anambra, Mr Echeng Echeng, has assured officers and men in the command that he will stand by them at...

NIN-SIM Verification Exercise: FG extends deadline to December 2021

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) has conveyed the approval of the Federal Government to extend of the deadline...
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