Saturday, October 19, 2019

Report any fraudulent worker, Jamb tells candidates

By Frank Ikpefan, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) has asked candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to report any of its...

Oluwo of Iwo rocks ripped jeans in Canada

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Sanwo-Olu appoints first female MD for LAMATA

Adeyinka Aderibigbe   The Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appointed Engr. Abimbola Akinajo as the new Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority...

Court Tells Metuh to Open Defence in Destruction of Evidence Trial

An FCT High Court, Maitama, Abuja, Thursday, held that former national publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olusa Metuh, has...

Bandits kill one, abduct five others in Kaduna

AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna   Armed bandits suspected to be kidnappers have killed one person and abducted five others, including a primary school headteacher during two...

Married Pastor impregnates a married woman in his church

There is a developing story of a married pastor who has impregnated a married woman in Nigeria. According to the report, the woman...

Nigeria in minimum wage strike frenzy

Media hype, labour gains, govt loss By Victor Young FOR a while, the nation has been on the edge over planned nationwide strike by Organised...

NLC: ‘mere speculation’ on increase of minimum wage

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Chief Of The Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan Met Nigerian Military...

Zeeshan Aziz (@imziishan) 3 minutes ago Thu 17th October 2019 | 01:16 PM Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar...

Nigeria: I Was Misquoted On ‘After God Is Goodluck Jonathan’ Comment – Bauchi Governor

Bauchi — Bauchi State Governor Bala Abdulkadir Muhammad yesterday said he was misquoted in the statement that claimed he had said that for...

Sex for grades: UNILAG takes action to curb sexual harassment, intimidation of students

The University of Lagos has set up a task force to address issues of sexual harassment with a view to stemming the ugly...

Buhari Claims: Normalcy Has Returned To Boko Haram-ravaged Areas In Nigeria

  President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that normalcy has returned toall Boko Haram-ravaged areas in Nigeria.He stated this on Wednesday while launching the 2020...

Social media, fake news and a botched presidential wedding

By Tayo Ogunbiyi IT is no longer news that the much-hyped social media-induced ‘wedding of the year’ between President Muhammadu Buhari and Hajia Sadia...

Kwara gov. calls for urgent diversification of Nigerian economy

…says Nigeria must look beyond oil Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday called for urgent diversification of the Nigerian economy to lessen national...

‘Obaseki won’t continue with Oshiomhole’s bad policies’

 Osagie Otabor, Bénin   CHIEF of Staff to Governor Godwin Obaseki, Taiwo Akerele, has faulted claims that the governor did not continue with his predecessor’s...

Nigeria Needs Prayers To Overcome Challenges – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has said that Nigeria needs prayers to overcome it's challenges. Lawan stated this yesterday Abuja, while receiving...

Kogi election: 45 political parties endorse Bello for second term

Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja A coalition of 45 political parties has endorsed Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State for a second term in office. Addressing a...

FG spends $3bn on 600 agencies yearly – BPE

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja  The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises, Alex Okoh,  has said  the Federal Government spends $3bn annually on 600...

Woman, child, others die in Onitsha tanker fire

Tony Okafor No fewer than five persons died in the Wednesday tanker fire in Onitsha, Anambra State.  A woman and her child had been confirmed...

Inside Buhari’s Presidential Villa of scuffles

The relatively peaceful and tranquil atmosphere of the Presidential Villa is being threatened by internal conflicts amongst its occupants, OLALEKAN ADETAYO reports The Presidential...

Nigerian Army rename Operation Python Dance to Operation Dance for Peace

By Joseph Erunke – Abuja Operation Python Dance, otherwise known as Operation Egwu Eke in Ibo Language, which was launched at the wake of...