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Tambuwal Says Nigeria Needs A Detribalised Leader

2 days ago /
Nation 

The presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has said that Nigeria needs a detribalised leader who understands the complex entity of Nigeria to move the country out of its present economic and political hardship.

International Day Of Peace Observed In Taraba

2 days ago /
Nation 

Northeast Nigeria has been bedevilled by several security issues that have led to the disruption of peace and also the destruction of lives and property.

Dokpesi, Two Others Sue Buhari Over Executive Order Six

2 days ago /
Nation 

The founder and Chairman Emeritus of DAAR Communications PLC, Raymond Dokpesi, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation over executive order number 6 of 2018 signed recently by the President.

Lake Victoria Tanzania Ferry Disaster Death Toll Hits 100

2 days ago /
International News 

At least 100 people have died after a ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, officials say.

Kwara North Elders Demand Governorship Seat

2 days ago /
Nation 

As the agitation for the zoning of Kwara State Governorship seat to the North Senatorial District gathers momentum, the elders in the region have added their voice to the clamour, calling on all political parties to field only candidates from the zone.

Legal Privileges Committee Bars Ikhide Ehighelua From Being Conferred With SAN

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Legal Practitioners' Privileges Committee, LPPC,  has withdrawn the conferment of the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) on Ikhide Ehighelua.

WADA Lifts Russia’s Anti-Doping Ban

2 days ago /
International News 

The world anti-doping agency, WADA on Thursday lifted a ban on Russia’s anti-doping agency, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition across all sports.

Okowa Congratulates Pinnick

2 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated, Amaju Pinnick on his re-election as president of the Nigeria football federation (NFF).

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria Moves A Step Up

2 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Nigeria has moved a step up in the latest FIFA ranking released this Thursday.

Dalung Seeks Robust Public/Private Partnership In Sports Development

2 days ago /
Nation  Sports  

Nigeria’s minister of youth and sports development, Solomon Dalung has again reiterated his commitment to pay more attention to other sports other than football.

World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Anthony Joshua Faces Toughest Test Yet

2 days ago /
International News  Sports  

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has described a return to London’s Wembley stadium for the latest defence of his title belts in front of a home crowd on Saturday as "a blessing".

APC Governors Opt For Indirect Primaries

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress have resolved to go the indirect primary way.

Tambuwal Woos FCT PDP Delegates

2 days ago /
Nation 

A presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal says technological advancement remains key to national development.

Atiku Inaugurates Campaign Committee

2 days ago /
Nation 

A sixty member committee has been inaugurated to work for the nomination of Atiku Abubakar as the presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP.

Osun Campaign Ends

2 days ago /
Nation 

Campaigns for Saturday’s Osun governorship election are expected to end at midnight on Thursday.

Osun Election: INEC Distribute Sensitive Materials

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has commenced the distribution of sensitive materials to all the thirty local government areas in Osun state for Saturday’s governorship election.

Osinbajo Charges The Media On Developmental Agenda Setting

2 days ago /
Nation 

The broadcasting organizations of Nigeria held its seventieth general assembly in Abuja on Thursday with a charge to the media to brace up for the coverage challenges ahead of the 2019 general elections

Shiite Protest Disrupts Traffic, Business Activities In Abuja

2 days ago /
Nation 

Business activities in the federal capital territory were substantially disrupted on Thursday as a result of traffic lock down on the major roads.

Amaju Pinnick Re-Elected NFF President

2 days ago /
Nation 

Amaju Pinnick has made history as the first individual to be re-elected as president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF.

Shedrack Madlion Dies

2 days ago /
Nation 

The group managing director of safari 54 and a regular agricultural expert and analyst on AIT’S current affairs programmes, Kakaaki, Focus Nigeria and Moneyline, Shedrack Madlion is dead.