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Federal government to unveil nanotechnology policy

The Federal government says it will soon produce a National Nanotechnology Policy to guide the operation of Nanotechnology in the country. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr Bitrus Bako Nabasu, stated this on...

IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu ordered us to attack Rotimi Amaechi, we are waiting for other politicians

YouTube The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says its members attacked Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, based on an order from Nnamdi Kanu, its leader. Emma Powerful, IPOB spokesman, who disclosed this when his opinion was sought on the attack...

Federal government to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty through diversification of economy

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development is committed to lifting about 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years through the diversification of the economy from crude oil to solid...

FEC observe a minute silence for Tam David West

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the Federal Executive Council at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. A minute silence was observed in honour of Professor Tamunoemi Sokari David-West, who passed at the age of 83 on Monday, November...

Senator Okorocha: Culture and Tourism not my area of expertise

Rochas Foundation The Chairman Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism, Senator Rochas Okorocha, All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo West, told Stakeholders in the Tourism sector that he would have preferred to serve as the Chairman, Senate Committee on Education. Speaking...

Nigeria moves to recover 35,000bpd lost to Shell-Belema oil dispute

Getty Images The federal government says it is determined to continue to extract over 35,000 barrels per day of crude oil output lost to a community dispute in the Niger Delta region. A dispute between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...

Presidents Buhari, Ramaphosa to meet over xenophobic attacks

Presidents Muhammadu Buhari and Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa will meet on the sidelines of the ongoing African Export Import (Afrexim) bank Annual General Meeting in Abuja to discuss the killing of Nigerians and citizens of other African...

Coalition warns against arresting Femi Fani-Kayode over trumped-up charges

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CCSO) has warned the federal government to shelve alleged plans to arrest a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode over trump-up charges, saying such is capable of further denting the image...

Imo Assembly confirms 17 commissioner nominees

After seven hours of grilling, the lawmakers at the Imo State House of Assembly on Thursday confirmed all the 17 commissioner nominees who appeared before them for screening. The state governor, Emeka Ihedioha, had on Tuesday sent a list...

Airport intruder: Union leader calls for overhaul of airports’ security

To avoid further breach of security at airports nationwide, Secretary General Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals (ANAP), Comrade Abdulrasaq Saidu, has called on government to immediately commence total overhaul of security at airport. Saidu who spoke in apparent reference...
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Transfer: Barcelona forward leaves Camp Nou as club sign Brazilian midfielder

Barcelona have confirmed that forward, Alejandro Marqués has left the club to join Juventus for 8.2 million euros....
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Buhari, Osinbajo, governors dragged to court, asked to make their assets public

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked an Abuja Federal High Court to order President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo...

2023: Doyin Okupe reveals why PDP can’t win election, kicks off fresh campaign

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has started a campaign on social media calling for the change of name for...

INEC declares APC candidate winner of Kagarko Kaduna rerun election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) for Kagarko constituency of Kaduna State, Hon. Nuhu...

LaLiga: Setien speaks after Barcelona’s 2-0 defeat to Valencia

Barcelona manager, Quique Setien has reacted to his side’s La Liga 2-0 defeat to Valencia on Saturday. Valencia defeated Barcelona, thanks to Maxi...