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Ezike Takes Over Abia Police Command

4 days ago /
Nation 

The new commissioner of police for Abia state, Chris Ezike has read a riot act to armed robbers and miscreants in the state. 

Group Advocates Electoral Inclusiveness

5 days ago /
Nation 

Key players in the electoral process have called on the President to sign the electoral act amendment bill to ensure equal participation during the 2019 elections.

Buhari Assents To 5 Bills

5 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has given assent to five new bills.

Kwara PDP, APC Trade Accusations Over By-Election

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Kwara state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has raised concern over a purported plan by the All Progressives Congress to import ammunition and thugs to destabilize the forthcoming Ekiti/Oke-ero/Isin/Irepodun house of representative by-election.

Ayade Receives National Sports Festival Torch

5 days ago /
Sports  

Cross-river state governor, Professor Ben Ayade has assured the Federal government of the state’s commitment to host the 2020 edition of the national sports festival.

Cross-River Partners Canada To Inject N500million For Development Of SMEs

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Cross-River state government has expressed its readiness to promote small and medium scale entrepreneurship business with the sum of five hundred million naira.

Fed Govt. Restates Commitment To Internal Security

5 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Federal Government has restated its commitment to ensure that every corner of the country is safe and secured, for the citizens to live in.

Presidential Amnesty Programme Donates Relief Materials To Delta Flood Victims

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Presidential Amnesty Programme has donated relief materials to over twenty communities in delta state recently affected by flood that ravaged parts of the country.

Katsina Issues Directive On Security

5 days ago /
Nation 

Following the recent rise in the cases of kidnapping and banditry in the state, Katsina state Governor Aminu Masari has issued a directive to all the thirty four Local Government caretaker committee chairmen as well as Traditional Rulers to take security of lives and property in their domains with utmost importance or risk their respective positions.

Britain’s Foreign Minister Pursues Yemen Peace In Saudi Arabia

5 days ago /
International News 

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt met Saudi Arabia’s King Salman in Riyadh on Monday on a visit to press for an end to the war in Yemen and for Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Russia Suspected Of Jamming GPS Signal

5 days ago /
International News 

Finnish Prime Minister Juhasipila has said the GPS signal in his country's northern airspace was disrupted during recent NATO war games in Scandinavia.

Israel Kills Seven Palestinians

5 days ago /
International News 

Seven Palestinians, including a local militant commander, have been killed during a covert Israeli operation in Gaza.

Court Vacates Order Restraining Benue Assembly From Sitting

5 days ago /
Nation 

A Makurdi High Court presided over by the Chief Judge of Benue State, Justice Aondover Ka'kaan, on Monday vacated the interim order restraining the Speaker of the State Assembly, Titus Uba and 21 other members from holding sittings in the Assembly Complex.

White House Defends Trump

5 days ago /
International News  Nation 

The White House has defended US President, Donald Trump's decision to miss a memorial event on Saturday after he faced a backlash.

Bayelsa Assembly Blames Resurgence Of Criminal Activities On APC

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State House Of Assembly has attributed the resurgence of criminal activities to part of an orchestrated plan by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to seize power by any means necessary.

 

Voters Advised To Demand For Water Sanitation And Hygiene Issues

5 days ago /
Politics 

Issues that will most likely define the political campaigns in Bauchi State, North-East Nigeria in the 2019 elections are beginning to emerge.

Nigeria No Longer A Dumping Ground For Imported Rice - Lai Mohammed

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government says Nigeria’s journey to self-sufficiency has been boosted by the drop in rice importation in the country to about 90 per cent and the zero allocation to foreign exchange.

We Must Win Fight Against Corruption - Buhari

5 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has said that the Federal Government is determined to win the fight against corruption.

BREAKING: Court Annuls Ex-Abia Governor, Orji Kalu’s Bail

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has annulled the bail of former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, for failure to appear before it.

‘Friendly’ Games Helped City - Mourinho

5 days ago /
Sports  

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, said Manchester City's preparations for their derby victory were helped by playing in two "friendly" matches during the past week.