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Polytechnic Students, Graduates Want Professional Recognition From ARCON For HND Holders

4 days ago /
Education 

Students of architecture in polytechnics and graduates with the Higher National Diploma have urged the Architect Registration Council of Nigeria, ARCON, to accord them professional recognition for career progression.

Ihedioha Promises To Rebuild Education System In Imo

4 days ago /
Politics 

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has promised to rebuild the state's educational system and restore the dignity of the people if given the opportunity to serve.

Buhari Promises To Revive Ajaokutga Steel, Other Industries

4 days ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to support his re-election bid and the candidature of other members of his ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the coming general elections.

VP Osinbajo Presides Over NEC Meeting

4 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is currently presiding over the National Economic Council, NEC, at the State House, Abuja.

AGF Directs Freeze Of CJN Accounts

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Coalition of United Political Parties has leaked an official memo from the office of the attorney general of the federation directing the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit to freeze the account of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen over his asset declaration.

INEC Opens Election Monitoring Center

4 days ago /
Nation 

European Union Ambassadors have promised to support all initiatives by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, aimed at ensuring peaceful and credible election in Nigeria.

Justice Abang Eulogises Late Alex Badeh

4 days ago /
Nation 

A Federal High Court judge, Justice Okon Abang who is presiding over the trial of the late chief of defence staff, Alex Badeh, has described him as a man who had respect for the judiciary, peaceful throughout his trial and conducted himself well.

Kwara APC In Recognition Tussle Ahead Of Presidential Rally In Ilorin

4 days ago /
Nation 

Ahead of the planned visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Ilorin, the Kwara state capital for his presidential rally, the court recognized faction of the APC in the state has urged him and the national leaders of the party to hand over the party's flag to its governorship candidates and other candidates that emerged on its platform.

Udom Commends DAAR Communications On Awards

4 days ago /
Nation 

Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel has commended DAAR communications for promoting development and democracy.

Police Service Commission Commences Sensitization Of Officers

4 days ago /
Nation  Security 

The police service commission has restated its commitment to the conformity of officers and men of the Nigeria police on election duty to world best practices.

456,000 PVCs Unclaimed In Ondo State – INEC

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Ondo state says four hundred and fifty-six thousand permanent voter cards are yet to be claimed by their rightful owners in the state.

Kaduna Court Adjourns Case Of Criminal Conspiracy Against Five Suspects Till Jan. 21

4 days ago /
Nation 

The case of criminal conspiracy filed against five suspects by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, for alleged attempt to defraud Polaris Bank of the sum of four hundred and sixty-six million Naira (N466M) has been adjourned till the 21st of January for further hearing.

Osinbajo Reus Abuse Of On Online Media

4 days ago /
Nation 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the advent of digital technology and the Internet has become the ultimate definition of freedom of expression.

Jerry Gana Says Restructuring Will Lead To Effective Governance

4 days ago /
Nation 

Restructuring of Nigeria may just be the defining issue in next month’s presidential election with most of the candidates advocating what has become a consensus amongst many Nigerians.

Hydrological Agency Boss Calls For Construction Of More Dams

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), has called for the building of smaller dams around major rivers in the country to help check to flood during raining season.

Soldiers Patrol Zimbabwe Streets Over Fuel Hike Demonstrations

4 days ago /

Following a 150% hike in the price of fuel in Zimbabwe, soldiers patrolled `major city streets on Tuesday, as clashes between protesters and security forces resulted in the death of at least five people, including a police officer.

Tunisia, Labour Union Fail To Agree On Wage Increase

4 days ago /

Tunisia's government and its influential workers' union have failed to reach a deal to raise the wages for about 670,000 civil servants, making a nationwide strike this week likely.

Gabon’s President Bongo Returns Home After Failed Coup

4 days ago /

Gabon's President Ali Bongo has returned to his country just over a week after an attempted coup.

ICC Frees Laurent Gbagbo

4 days ago /

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague has acquitted former Cote D'Ivoire President Laurent Gbagbo.

Kenya Declares Nairobi Hotel Attack Over

4 days ago /

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says the siege by suspected militants in Nairobi is over and all the attackers have been "eliminated".