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Senate Urges Host Communities Contribute To The Making Of PIB

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s national assembly joint committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill wants all major players to ensure that they add their voices to the process of passing the remaining three segments of the Petroleum Industry Bill.

Pilgrims Body Expresses Worry Over Desperation Of Nigerians To Abscond

2 days ago /
Nation 

The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, Tor Ujah says the desperation of some Nigerians to leave the country is condemnable. 

CSO Decries Deployment Of 30,000 Policemen For Ekiti Election

2 days ago /
Politics 

The National coordinator, Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, Sheriff Mulade says the large deployment of security men for the Ekiti governorship election may be counter- productive.

Cross River Women Protest against Insecurities

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian Women say their security and that of their children can no longer be guaranteed under the Nigeria Security system while calling on the federal government to urgently intervene, especially as the 2019 general elections get closer.

Obono-Obla May Be Stripped Of His Law Certificate

2 days ago /
Judiciary  

The chairman of the special investigation panel, Okoi-Obono-Obla, may be losing his law certificate.

Ekiti Governorship Election – Need To Play By The Rules

2 days ago /
Politics 

The die is cast! The campaigns for Saturday’s Ekiti governorship election are on the home stretch.

Clergy Man Appeals For Peace And Progress In Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s renowned preacher, Apostle Johnson Suleman has stressed the need for peace and unity as an important aspect for development.

Benue PDP Condemns Attack on Gov. Fayose

2 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Benue State chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday described the alleged manhandling of Governor Ayodele Fayose by security deployed for the governorship election as primitive, barbaric and a threat to democracy.

Bayelsa PDP Protest Alleged Police Intimidation

2 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The leadership of the People's Democratic Party in Bayelsa state has described the alleged police brutality in Ekiti state as a show of military rule and dictatorship by the APC-led federal government.

Wike Condemns Attack On Fayose, PDP Supporters

2 days ago /
Politics 

The Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike has condemned what he says is the unwarranted attack by security agents on the Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose and scores of innocent citizens and supporters of the PDP, who on Wednesday trooped out to attend a campaign rally and victory walk in support of the party’s candidate for Saturday’s governor ship election.

Imo PDP Hold Peaceful Protest Over Ekiti Violence

2 days ago /
Politics 

Supporters of the People’s Democratic Party( PDP) in Imo State, Thursday embarked on a peaceful protest against the Nigerian Police over what they called intimidation of its members across the country.

Chelsea Sack Manager Antonio Conte

2 days ago /
Sports  

Chelsea has sacked manager Antonio Conte after two years in charge. 

NEMA Receives 160 Stranded Nigerians From Libya

2 days ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it has received a batch of 160 assisted voluntary returnees from Libya who were stranded in failed attempts to reach different European countries.

South Sudan President, Salva Kiir Term Extended

2 days ago /

South Sudan's parliament has voted to extend President Salva Kiir's term in office until 2021 amid failure to hold elections this year.

Donald Trump Vows to Help End Vicious and Violent Conflicts in Africa

2 days ago /
International News 

"Africa right now has got problems like few people would even understand," he said at a NATO summit press conference.

Army Sharp-Shooters to Protect Uganda MPs

2 days ago /

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has ordered extra security for Uganda's 456 lawmakers, including the deployment of sharp-shooters and armoured escort vehicles.

LPPC Confers New SAN’s

2 days ago /
Judiciary  

The Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee has conferred Thirty One legal practitioners with the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria signifying a mark of excellence to members of the legal profession who have distinguished themselves as advocates and academics.

Nigeria's First Metro Line Opens

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has opened the country's first metro-rail service in the capital Abuja - some eight years after the project was initiated.

Buhari Seeks Partnership With Lending Banks To Improve Infrastructure

2 days ago /
Business and Economy  

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for stronger partnership with lending banks to reduce the nation’s infrastructure deficit, assuring of his administration’s full commitment to implement all agreements.

Buhari Hails Educational Ties Between Nigeria And Belarus

2 days ago /
Education 

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Education as a veritable doorway through which the boundless potentials of youths can be positively harnessed for the benefit of society, and the country at large.