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President Trump speaks on travel ban that may affect Nigeria

US President, Donald Trump, has confirmed that his administration will add more countries to its travel ban list, to keep America safe. Trump stated this while speaking at a news conference at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland...

Minimum Wage: Organised Labour battles Gov. Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress, on Wednesday faulted the radio announcement by the state government on approval for implementation of the new N30,000 minimum wage in the state with effect from December 2019....

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Thursday Morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Wednesday, said the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to prosecute the war against Boko Haram was responsible for the abduction...

Buhari needs prayers, Nigerian leaders have failed – Ortom reacts as Boko Haram kills CAN Chairman

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has reacted to the killing of Lawan Andimi, Chairman of Adamawa State chapter of the Christain Association of Nigeria, CAN, by Boko Haram insurgents. Ortom lamented that the killing of Andimi was an...

Shiites speak on ‘El-Zakzaky’s death’

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has reacted to rumors making the rounds that their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky is dead. In a statement on its official Twitter page, the group’s spokesman, Ibrahim Musa, on Wednesday, urged Nigerians...

Amotekun: Ogun students threaten showdown

The National Association of Ogun State Students (NAOSS) has said it would embark on a nationwide solidarity rally in support of the Western Nigeria Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun. The Students’ body said the rally was to...

Lagos Govt alerts residents on deadly Coronavirus

The Lagos State Government has alerted the public on a new virus, the novel Coronavirus (nCoV) which is currently raging in China and has been reported in some countries, including the United States of America, which has caused...

Gov. Bagudu appoints new media aide

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, on Wednesday, appointed Alhaji Yahaya Sarki as his Special Assistant on Media. This was contained in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Alhaji Mu’azu Dakingari, and made available to the...

Details of Northern Governors’ security meeting

Governors from the Six North-Central states have agreed to collaborate towards ensuring effective community policing to tackle the security challenges within the region and the country. The governors, who converged on Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital, at the...

Archbishop Chukwuma ‘confronts’ Buhari over execution of CAN Chairman by Boko Haram, advises president on ‘tired’ Service Chiefs

The Anglican Archbishop of the Province of Enugu, Most Rev. Emmanuel Chukwuma, has condemned the killing of Rev. Lawan Andimi, the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Adamawa. The deceased was reportedly killed in Michika...

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President Trump speaks on travel ban that may affect Nigeria

US President, Donald Trump, has confirmed that his administration will add more countries to its travel ban list,...

EPL: What Wilfred Ndidi said after helping Leicester beat West Ham 4-1

Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi returned to action on Wednesday night to help the Foxes record a 4-1 win over West Ham United....

EPL: Rio Ferdinand fumes, tears Man United apart after 2-0 home loss to Burnley

Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand has lambasted the club following their embarrassing 2-0 loss to Burnley on Wednesday. Chris Wood and Jay Rodriguez...

Coppa Italia: What Sarri said about Cristiano Ronaldo after Juventus’ 3-1 win over Roma

Juventus manager, Maurizio Sarri has hailed forward, Cristiano Ronaldo as an ‘extraordinary’ player, following their 3-1 win over AS Roma in the Coppa...

Minimum Wage: Organised Labour battles Gov. Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress, on Wednesday faulted the radio announcement by the state government on approval for...