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CAC grants CCB access to database for speedy investigation of suspected illicit dealings

In a bid to boost Nigeria’s fight against Corruption, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) moves to grant the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) access to its database to enable it to carry out a seaml...

MAN, others excited as Ogun boosts ease of doing business

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria and other stakeholders have lauded the unveiling of a business premises registration portal by the Ogun State Government as part of efforts to improve t...

Identifying grazing routes key to ending herder-farmer crisis – Governor Bagudu

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state has said that identifying grazing routes in the country, is key to ending herder-farmer crisis.  Bagudu said this after Presid...

Why newly-renovated Lekan Salami Stadium’s roof leaks, pitch flooded – Oyo

The Oyo State Government, on Thursday, said the newly-unveiled Lekan Salami Stadium Complex is still under construction.The government said this after videos surfaced online showing the leak...

Price hike: Dealers urge repeal of import tax on cooking gas

Some dealers in Liquefied Petroleum Gas, otherwise called cooking gas, in Nsukka have blamed its price hike on the reintroduction of import tax on the commodity.Those who spoke on the develo...

Ikpeazu’s security adviser calls for reduction of roadblocks

Special Adviser on Security to Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, Capt. Awa Udensi (retd),has called for a reduction of roadblocks in the state, saying “they are intimidating”.Capt. Uden...

Excavation destroys 1924 Enugu water intake work

The excavation site of Reynolds Construction Company, RCC, at Akama- Ngwo from where the company sources sand for construction of roads in Enugu state has damaged the Iva Waterwork, the oldest wate...

I won’t join PDP, says sacked Adamawa APC caretaker chair Sulaiman Adamu, accepts fate

Caretaker chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Yola South Local Government Area, Adamawa State, Sulaiman Adamu, who was expelled by the party on Wednesday following the decision of the Caretak...

Doctors’ strike will end very soon -Health minister

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has assured Nigerians that the ongoing strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria will end “very soon”.He said this during ...

Aribo’s technically gifted, says ex-Rangers star Hutton

Former Glasgow Rangers defender Alan Hutton is thrilled by Joe Aribo’s tremendous qualities.The former Aston Villa defender said he was excited by reports of manager Steven ...

Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in FCT

The police in Abuja have arrested two suspected kidnappers in the Kwali area of the Federal Capital Territory.The command said Musa Mukailu, 18, and Damina Wali, 17, were nabbed on Wednesday...

Ugwuanyi returns from Abuja, visits survivors of killer kerosene

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on returning from Abuja on Sunday, after participating in a series of meetings of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), visited the ESUT Teaching Hospital, P...

Stop dragging Imo in mud, PDP tells Uzodinma

The Imo State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has said that it was not happy with the way the state governor, Hope Uzodinma, was dragging the state in the mud.The PDP’s publicity sec...

NDDC: Get Buhari to inaugurate Board, group tells Akpabio

SOUTH-EAST and South-South Professionals of Nigeria, SESSPN, Sunday, called on the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio to get President Mohammadu Buhari to urgently inaug...

Maria evicted from BBNaija show

BBNaija Housemate Maria has been evicted from the reality show.Sammie, JMK, Pere, Queen, and Maria were nominated for eviction on Monday.Maria’s eviction comes as a shock to many of h...

NAFDAC seeks stiffer penalty for food, drug, cosmetics counterfeiters

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC, weekend called for stiffer punishment for food, cosmetics and drug counterfeiters as a deterrent to intending counterfeiters....

Zamfara govt’s security measures not politically motivated –CP

Commissioner of Police in Zamfara, Mr Ayuba Elkana, on Sunday, said that the security measures recently taken by the state government was not politically motivated.The News Agency of Nigeria...

Adesina commend Singapore’s investment in Africa at ASBF

The President of the Africa Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has commended Singapore for its huge investment in Africa.Adesina who spoke at a panel discussion at this year virtual edit...

Bayern to face Moenchengladbach in German Cup

Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman celebrates scoring the opening goal with his teammate Bayern Munich's German forward Thomas Mueller (R) during the UEFA Champions League final football...

Delta goes into partnership with Koolboks for supply of solar refrigerators

DELTA State Government has signed an agreement with a private firm, Koolboks for the supply and maintenance of solar refrigerators to primary healthcare centres across the state under the Public-Pr...