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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Clarifications On Alleged Misappropriation Of N3.4bn By Kano Emirate Council

Below is the full preliminary report served the Secretary to Kano State Government by the state anti-graft commission attached with some documents to buttress its investigation into the alleged...

What NNPC Boss Said About Emergence Of Lawan, Gbajabiamila, Omo-Agege, Wase

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, has congratulated principal officers of the 9th National Assembly recently elected into their respective offices. Baru...

Court Grants DAAR Communications, NBC Leave To Settle Out Of Court

Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court Abuja, on Thursday granted DAAR Communications and the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission(NBC), leave to settle their dispute out of court. DAAR communications had...

Police Confirm Kidnap Of Taraba NLC Chairman`s Wife & Neighbour

Police in Taraba have confirmed the abduction of Mrs Abigail Gambo, wife of the state NLC Chairman, Mr Peter Gambo and Mr Emeka Okoronkwo, owner of Our Nation Bread...

“Honouring MKO Abiola By Buhari Is To Obasanjo’s Shame” ~ Fayose

Immediate-past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has flayed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for failing to honour presumed winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, Chief MKO...

First class student dies one day after bagging degree in Kano

A young Nigerian man has died under mysterious circumstances in Kano. Al Ameen, as he has been identified, is said to have been an outstanding student who had just...

Popular Nollywood Actor, Dagunro Kicks The Bucket

One of the prominent Yoruba actors who consistently entertained movie lovers in the 90s, Fasasi Olabanke, has passed on. The veteran thespian, widely known as “Dagunro” (a fierce warrior...

Buhari wades into legislative crisis in Guinea Bissau

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Envoy to Guinea Bissau, led by Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, has expressed optimism that the legislative crises in the country would end soon. Onyeama, in a...

Workers will determine next Kogi’s governor – NLC Chairman

The Organised Labour in Kogi on Wednesday said that workers would determine the next governor of the state come November 2. The Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress in the...

Encomiums as Gani Adams celebrates 49th birthday

Several traditional rulers, ethnic and civil society groups, as well as other well-meaning Nigerians poured encomiums on the Aare Ona Kakanfo Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams as he celebrates 49th birthday...

Remedy huge salary disparity in core civil service, Labour urges FG

The Organised Labour Movement has urged the Federal Government to remedy the huge salary disparity in core civil service as compared to other Ministries, Departments and Agencies. Bobboi Kaigama, President,...

Why We Increased 2019 Budget ~ Senate

The Senate has revealed why the 2019 Budget was increased by N86 billion. President Muhammadu Buhari presented a Badger proposal of N8.826 budget to the Joint Sitting of National Assembly...

Osun CSDA Gets Community Development Champions

The Osun Community and Social Development Agency has raised a crop of eminent persons drawn from various communities across the state as champions who would propel development in their...

May Day: Obi Salutes Nigerian Workers, Tasks Those Owing Workers To Clear Debts

As the world celebrates this year’s May Day, Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Obi, has commended Nigerian workers for their commitment, saying it is their...

Minimum Wage: Obiano Pledges To Pay When FG Releases Guidelines

Anambra Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, says the state will implement newly approved N30, 000 national minimum wage as soon as National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission releases table for...

Era of cronyism, partisanship in public service over — Fayemi

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has said civil servants in the State have no reason to be sycophantic and unprofessional in the discharge of their duties before...

JAMB to release 2019 UTME results from Monday

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has assured candidates of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that results would be ready from April 29. The Board’s Head of...

The problem with Nigerian religionism ~ By Tochukwu Ezukanma

As he wasted away in a Nazi concentration camp, reality dawned on this German aristocrat. In a letter to his wife, he wrote, “Every man is a special thought...

The Danger In Buhari’s Totalitarian Patronage Model ~ By SKC Ogbonnia

Diversity and dynamic opposition are twin catalysts for effective democratic leadership. This explains why Nigeria owes a debt of gratitude to patriots, most notably, Ogbonnaya Onu, Bola Tinubu, and...

Remembering the Street Child ~ By Jideofor Adibe

April 12, the day set aside since 2012 as the International Day for Street Children, has come and gone. In our dear country, with its hustles and hassles, the...

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Pastor petitions police over abduction of wife, children

An Abuja pastor, Isaac Pada, has petitioned the Federal Capital Territory Commissioner of Police over the alleged abduction of his wife, Precious, and...

Diogo Jota: Harry Maguire’s £80 million transfer fee is hard to explain

Wolves attacker Diogo Jota has claimed Harry Maguire’s £80 million ($97m) transfer to Manchester United is ‘hard to explain’. The defender completed his much-anticipated...

Police parade suspected 166 robbers, kidnappers, others in Kano

Kano State Police Command has paraded 116 suspected criminals accused of various crimes that include kidnapping, armed robbery and drug peddling along with arms...

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