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Ayo Fayose Takes Governorship Campaign To Rural Areas

5 years ago /
Politics 

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the June governorship election in Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has promised the rural dwellers provision of improved social amenities if elected as governor again.  

Stakeholders In Weightlifting Converge In Akure

5 years ago /
Sports  

The Nigeria Weight Lifting Federation has vowed to make grass root development its priority to identify and groom more lifters for Nigeria at international competitions.  

CBN Tasks West African Countries to Improve Legislature To Tackle Money Laundering

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, calls on West African countries to ensure that good criminal legislative structures are in place and properly reviewed to counter issues of money laundering in the region.  

Gabriel Suswam Wins Election Petition At The Supreme Court

5 years ago /
Politics 

The Supreme Court has dismissed the suit filed by the then action congress of Nigeria governorship candidate in Benue State, Steve Ugba who is asking the court to re-open his case.    

INEC Ready To Distribute PVC

5 years ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC is ready to distribute the Permanent Voters Card PVC.                                     T

South Africa's Ruling ANC Takes Clear Election Lead

5 years ago /
International News 

The ruling African National Congress (ANC) took a clear lead on Thursday in South Africa's first "Born Free" election, featuring voters with no memory of the white-minority rule that ended in 1994.  

Presidency, Military Accused Of Inconsistency On Abduction

5 years ago /
Security 

The perceived inconsistency in responses from the presidency and the Nigeria military over the missing Chibok secondary school girls in Borno has remained a source of worry to the country’s citizens

Nigerian Army To Audit Equipments

5 years ago /
Security 

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Kenneth Minimah has directed all segments of the Nigerian Army to undertake equipment and materiel audit in order to effectively prosecute the war against insurgents.  

Senate calls for full military action on insurgents

5 years ago /
Nation 

Nigerian senate president, David Mark has called for a full military action in Nigeria’s Northeast to combat the Islamist sect, Boko Haram.  

Saint Thomas Secondary School, Benin clinches NNPC/Shell cup

5 years ago /
Sports  

Saint Thomas Basic Secondary School, Benin, Edo state have emerged champions of the 2014 NNPC/Shell cup for Nigerian secondary schools.

National Conference: Delegates differ on courts for electoral matters

5 years ago /

Members of the National Conference committee on political parties and electoral matters have been deliberating on whether the resolution of electoral disputes should remain with regular courts.    

Delta state police command denies having a hand in the death of two assassinated lawyers

5 years ago /
Security 

The Delta state police command says it has no hand in the assassination of two members of the Warri branch of the Nigeria Bar Association who were murdered on their way to court along Ughelli-Oleh road    

NBA Warri chapter demand justice for assassinated colleagues

5 years ago /
Nation 

Nigeria Bar Association, NBA Warri branch has called on the Inspector General of Police to fish out the killers of two of its members and bring them to book.

 

N76 billion CCTV project! Are they mere boxes?

5 years ago /
Security 

It is no longer news that Nigeria is battling with security challenges, which has already claimed the lives of thousands of innocent persons in senseless killings carried out by insurgents.

 

Household of God Church celebrates Easter in a grandstyle

5 years ago /
Religion 

Pastor of the Household of God Church, Reverend Chris Okotie has advised Nigerians to key into the resurrection power of Jesus Christ in order to overcome the numerous challenges facing the nation.

Acting Taraba state governor worried over violence in Wukari

5 years ago /
Security 

The Acting Governor of Taraba state Garba Umar has expressed concern over the degree of destruction and loss of lives in the current violence in Wukari area of the state.

 

Senate warns PHCN staff against sharp practices

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian senate has warned staff of the privatized Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN against sharp practices when dealing with customers across the country.

 

When will these bombings end?

5 years ago /
Nation 

Monday’s Nyanya bombing appears to be a sad return of the activities of terrorists to the Nation’s Capital

 

Chiney Ogwumike is WNBA's top overall draft pick

5 years ago /
Sports  

Nigerian born college basketball player, Chineye Ogwumike, has been drafted to the women’s NBA by the Connecticut Sun.

Security operatives in Nigeria on 'red alert' after Nyanya park bomb attack

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria police says it is now on red alert. Speaking with journalists at the scene of the latest Abuja bomb explosion, the police spokesman, Frank Mba said security in and around Abuja has been strengthened with attention being focused on public places and government buildings.