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ASUU STRIKE UPDATE: Government must be honourable - ASUU Zonal Chairman, Abuja

5 years ago /
Education 

In a shocking twist of events, the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union Of Universities, University of Abuja chapter, Clement Chup, has announced that contrary to the impression the Federal government has given the general public, the government is yet to release funds for the upgrade and development of infrastructures in the universities.

 

. . . NIGERIA WILL NO LONGER BE THE SAME - JONATHAN

5 years ago /
Politics 

During an interdenominational service for 2013 Nigerian pilgrims in Israel, President Jonathan appealed to Nigerians to sieze the opportunity to pray for the country, declaring that evil forces will forever fail where the nation is concerned.

AC MILAN – FC BARCELONA: POINT KEEPS BARÇA TOP (1-1)

5 years ago /
Sports  

FC Barcelona stay top of Group H after draw in Italy left them on seven points – two more than Milan- at the halfway point in the Group phase.

FC Schalke 04 0 – 3 Chelsea

5 years ago /
Sports  

Fernando Torres marked his 100th Chelsea start with two goals as his side recorded an impressive win at Schalke to go top of Group E.

Amos Adamu returns to football after three-year ban

5 years ago /
Sports  

The former FIFA executive committee member, Amos Adamu has finished serving punishment for collecting bribes during voting for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups

Why there’s need to recall/call-up players for the Super Eagles

5 years ago /
Sports  

That the Super Eagles have one leg in Brazil is stating the obvious, what must be running through Stephen Keshi’s mind would be how to package a very competitive set of players for the team as Nigeria steps out in its fifth quest at the World Cup.

 

ASUP STRIKE UPDATE

5 years ago /
Education 

Tuesday turned out to be a day members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Oko chapter will never forget as hired thugs descended on members of the Union during an emergency meeting at the Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra state.

COURT RESERVES JUDGMENT ON THE CASE AGAINST OWNERS OF AMIGOS & WONDERLAND

5 years ago /

A Federal High Court in Abuja has reserved judgment in the matter involving three Lebanese nationals, Mustapha Fawaz, Aballah Yawini and Talal Ahmad Roda, owners of Amigo supermarket and Wonderland Amusement park in Abuja for alleged importation and possession of prohibited arms and ammunitions.

SPORTS: NFF to begin exchange programmes with China

5 years ago /

The Nigeria Football Federation NFF, is to begin direct football relations and exchange programmes with China early next year.

JONATHAN’S ISRAEL TRIP

5 years ago /
International News 

At the recent flag off of the October to December 2013 Christian pilgrimage, it was made official that President Goodluck Jonathan will lead a delegation to the holy land.          

 

FAYEMI'S THIRD YEAR AS GOVERNOR

5 years ago /
Politics 

Governors of Edo and Osun states have joined the people of Ekiti state to mark the third anniversary of Governor Kayode Fayemi led administration.

ASUU STRIKE: NANS REACTS

5 years ago /
Education 

Students from the seven states that make up Zone thirteen of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, at the weekend blocked a highway in Rivers state to express their displeasure with the continued strike by University lecturers.          

INTERNAL DEPORTATION IN NIGERIA

5 years ago /
Politics 

Experts at a forum on internal movement of Nigerians from one part of the country to another say the practice is traceable to the failure of government at all levels to facilitate a useful and contented life for the citizens.

SAMBO ON SLUMS SUMMIT

5 years ago /
Environment 

The Nigerian government has reiterated its commitment to the promotion of sustainable urbanization and implementation of the universal principles for slum upgrading and prevention.          

UNDP GENDER EQUALITY: FEMALE PARLIAMENTARIANS MEET TO STRATEGIZE ON WAYS TO FAVOUR WOMEN.

5 years ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

Female parliamentarians from the thirty – six states of the federation are meeting to strategize on ways to attain affirmative action in favour of women.          

ROBBERY, RAPE, KIDNAPPING, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, MURDER AND THEFT OF MOBILE PHONES ARE NOW PREVALENT CRIMES IN NIGERIA.

5 years ago /
Entertainment 

According to the most recent Crime and Safety survey carried out in the country, Robbery, Rape, Kidnapping, Domestic violence and the theft of mobile phones are the prevalent crimes in Nigeria.

ODUAH: EFCC and Femi Falana turn up the heat

5 years ago /
Transport  

The controversial purchase of armoured cars worth N225million naira for the Avaiation Minister has been a source of uproar in the country with many asking for an immediate investigation into the matter by the EFCC.

ANAMBRA POLLS: INEC accused of plan to rig elections in favour of PDP

5 years ago /
Politics 

During a press conference in Awka, the former Anambra state Commissioner for Information, Chief Maja Umeh accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), of plotting to manipulate the upcoming gubernatorial elections in the state to favour the PDP.

FG CALLS FOR NATIONAL CONFERENCE

5 years ago /
Politics 

Ethnic nationalities in Nigeria have, for decades now campaigned for a Sovereign National Conference (SNC) to discuss the basis or peaceful co-existence in the country.

 

SUBSTANDARD STRUCTURES IN NIGERIA: ICPC set to take on fake engineers

5 years ago /
Environment 

In the bid to prevent further collapse of buildings and roads in Nigeria, the regulatory body for Engineers in the country, COREN, is seeking the support of Independent Corrupt Practices, and other related matters, Commission to fish out quack and unqualified engineers.