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Ekiti Inaugurates Refurbished Market

22 hours ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has advised residents, especially market women to make good use of completed projects in the state.

Ayade's Rice Revolution Excites Ikpeazu

22 hours ago /

Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has described the Cross River state rice city project constructed by governor Ben Ayade, as the best ingredient for President Muhammadu Buhari's rice revolution. 

PDP Alerts ICC, UN Of Buhari’s Boasts On Rights Violations

23 hours ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) says it is alarmed that President Buhari has been overheating the polity with what it called inflammatory and anti-democratic comments.

House Of Reps Seeks Tough Measures On The Killing Of Nigerians In South Africa

1 day ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives wants the Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora to  give details  of steps taken to guarantee security of lives and property of Nigerians in South Africa.

Gombe To Create Commodity Exchange Market For Agro-Product

1 day ago /
Business and Economy  

Gombe State Governor,  Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo,  says the state will create a commodity exchange market for agro products that would guaranty access for farmers to sell their products.

Buhari Applauds Nigeria’s Art And Craft

1 day ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded Nigeria's emerging role in the World Craft Council (WCC), saying the talents, skills and high quality artistic creations of Nigerians are attracting more global attention and appreciation.

Saraki Says Service Chiefs Seek Special Funds To Tackle Insecurity

1 day ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Service Chiefs have asked for special funds to enable them tackle the country's security challenges more effectively.

House Of Reps To Probe Unfair Labour Practices By Nigeria Football Clubs

1 day ago /
Nation 

The House Of Representatives has mandated it's Committee on Sports to investigate the unfair labour practice Nigerian-based footballers are subjected to by many football clubs. 

FG To Launch Infrastructure Fund, Says Osinbajo

1 day ago /
Nation 

Vice President,  Yemi Osinbajo,  says Nigeria has established an infrastructure fund for development.

 

Violence Erupts As Niger Delta University Workers Protest Sack

1 day ago /
Nation 

The university community of Ammasoma in Bayelsa State was on Tuesday turned into a war-zone   after protesting workers of the Niger Delta University engaged security personnel in a clash that left an unconfirmed number of persons dead or injured, with property destroyed.

Bayelsa NSCDC Raises Alarm Over Human Trafficking In The State

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Godwin Nwachukwu,  has warned parents to be vigilant as human traffickers have spread their tentacles to recruit the young and gullible people in the state.

Aisha Buhari Seeks Lowering Of Maternity, Child Mortality

1 day ago /
Nation 

Wife of Nigeria's President, Aisha Buhari,  has called for a concerted effort to  bring down the high rate of maternal and child mortality in the country.

Ondo Assembly Reinstates Impeached Deputy Speaker

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Ondo State House of Assembly has reversed the impeachment of the Deputy Speaker, Iroju Ogundeji.

Navy Military School Commissioned In Akwa Ibom

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Navy Military School, Oruk Anam in Akwa Ibom State has been commissioned.

Osinbajo Assures Benue, Nasarawa Of Peace

1 day ago /
Nation 

The vice president Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government will ensure  peace return to Nasarawa, Benue and other states affected by farmers /Herdsmen clashes which  have killed many in the country.

Nigeria Ratifies Tobacco Control Protocol

1 day ago /
Nation 

Nigeria has joined thirty four other countries of the World in ratifying a global protocol for the control of tobacco 

Court Rules Metuh's Trial Must Go On In His Absence

1 day ago /
Nation 

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja on Wednesday ruled that the trial of the Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh must continue in his absence on grounds that he is deliberately taking calculated  steps to delay and frustrate the trial 

Enugu Catholic Church Calls For Vigilance, Self Defence

1 day ago /
Nation  Religion 

The Catholic Diocese Of Enugu, South-East Nigeria is calling on Nigerians to be vigilant and stand up to defend themselves in the face of the current security threats in the country.

EFCC Invites Shekaru And Others Over N950m Fraud

1 day ago /
Nation 

Former Kano State Governor Ibrahim Shekaru, Ambassador Aminu Wali and one Mansur Ahmad has been invited by the EFCC Kano office over alleged 950 million naira fraud.

Lagos Catholics Protest, Condemn Killings

1 day ago /
Nation 

Catholic faithful in Lagos state have joined their counterparts across the country to condemn the spate of killings by suspected herdsmen who caused mayhem raiding churches and killing christian faithful during service