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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Jega wants credible volunteers for election duties

Immediate past Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega has said excesses and recklessness of crooked politicians and their inimical...

I will challenge Obasanjo’s reabsorption into PDP in court, Fayose warns

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has threatened to challenge the reabsorption of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in court, if he decides to rejoin the...

Lekki Port begins construction of $1.5 billion facility

The Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise (LPLE), has commenced major construction works on the Lekki Deep Sea Port in Lagos State. The facility, estimated to gulp...

Insecurity stalling oil exploration in Chad Basin, says NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that, there is prospect in the exploration of oil in the Chad Basin, but security challenge...

UNICEF Seeks $3.6bn Emergency Assistance for 48m Children in Nigeria, Others

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has appealed for $3.6 billion to provide lifesaving humanitarian assistance to 48 million children living through...

Lassa Fever Kills Three in Taraba

Three people have been reportedly killed by Lassa fever in Taraba State following the outbreak of the disease in the state. Besides, three other persons...

First Private Medical University in Nigeria Begins Admission of Students

The first private medical university in Nigeria, PAMO University of Medical Sciences (PUMS), Port Harcourt, has commenced undergraduate admission for its first batch of...

Ngige Denies FG’s Spending N1bn on Ekwueme’s Burial

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has debunked reports that the federal government will expend the sum of N1 billion for...

Labour Asks FG Not to Transfer Wages to States

Organised labour, under the aegis of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), has asked the federal government not to consider issues related...

Tears, Tributes As Deji Tinubu Makes Final Journey Home

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; his counterpart in Ogun, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, yesterday led...