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2023: Corrupt politicians’ll go to jail, says Igini

The Akwa Ibom State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mike Igini has said that politicians who engage in election violence or result falsification at the forth-coming elections in the state will be ...

What every couple should know about IVF

When it comes to the world of in vitro fertilisation (IVF), it is natural to be concerned about your best chances to conceive through this technique. Certainly, IVF is among the most effective trea...

Medical tourism: Igbinedion varsity hospital sets up diagnostic centre

As part of policy to stem the tide of medical tourism, the Igbinedion University Teaching Hospital, on Monday, commissioned a multi-million naira diagnostic centre.The 24 hours state-of-the-...

Travellers panic as terrorists sow sorrow, tears and blood on Kaduna roads, rails

The attacks by bandits on virtually all modes of transportation to Kaduna State have intensified fear in citizens wishing to, or travelling to the northern state, which is home to most of the count...

11 soldiers feared killed in Kaduna military base

At least no fewer than 11 soldiers were feared killed by suspected terrorists in a military base at Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.A source whose brother was among the so...

Senate extends 2021 budget implementation to May 31

The Senate has extended the implementation year of the 2021 Appropriation Act from March 31 to May 31, 2022.The extension was approved following the consideration of the ‘Bill to Amend the 2...

Why we allowed CBT centres to increase service charge – JAMB Registrar

The Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, has explained why the board allowed Computer Based Test Centres to increase the service charge to N1,000 for its Ap...

Groups buy PDP presidential form for Peter Obi, pledge 10m votes

A coalition of groups under the auspices of Like Minds for Peter Obi, Thursday in Abuja, obtained the expression of interest and nominations form for former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, offic...

CBN recovers N1bn agric loans in Cross River

The sum of N1.065 billion Central Bank of Nigeria guaranteed agric loans have been recovered from Cross River State farmers who benefited from Agricultural Credit Guaranteed Scheme Fund.Chai...

Nigerians should bear arms to defend themselves, says Reps Majority Leader

The House of Representatives Majority Leader, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, on Thursday, said Nigerians must be allowed to take up arms and defend themselves against terrorists.He advocated for the b...

Kaduna train attack: ‘Nowhere is safe anymore’ – RMD, Falz mourn

Nigerian celebrities, on Wednesday, condemned the Monday attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train that left many dead and several others injured.The celebrities, who took to their several social med...

State assemblies receive 44 bills on constitution amendment

The National Assembly has transmitted the 44 recently-passed Constitution alteration bills to the 36 state Houses of Assembly for concurrence.The Clerk to the National Assembly, Mr Amos Ojo,...

Kaduna train attack: I held my sister’s lifeless body – brother of victim recounts

A brother of one of the victims, Samira Muhammed, who lost her life during the unfortunate attack by terrorists on the Abuja-Kaduna rail has recounted his experience when he came across his sister’...

2023: PDP extends sale of forms for all offices

The National Working Committee of opposition Peoples Democratic Party has extended the sale of nomination forms for all offices from the initial deadline of April 1, 2022, to April 8, 2022.T...

Nigeria vs Ghana: Confusion as CAF doctor collapses, dies after fans invaded MKO Abiola Stadium

Confusion has surrounded the death of Confederation of Africa Football’s doping doctor, Dr. Joseph Kabungo.Kabungo, a Zambian medical practitioner, was said to have died shortly after Ghana ...

South-East presidential aspirants not assertive, need to work harder – Ohanaeze

The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has called on presidential aspirants from the South-East to be more assertive and work harder in order to brighten the chances of the reg...

Naira may fall to N700 per dollar over oil theft, low export – NACCIMA, economists

To stem the steady fall of the naira against the dollar, the Federal Government has been advised to as a matter of urgency put an end to the festering crude oil theft, boost oil production and put ...

Six years after, FG revisits $1bn solar power investment

The Federal Government says it has arranged a meeting for a proposed $1bn investment in solar power.The proposed project, which is expected to generate 10,000MW, has been stalled since 2016....

ASUU strike: NANS begins protest, orders students to occupy Abuja streets with cooking pots

The National Association of Nigerian Students on Friday ordered students to occupy the streets of Abuja with their cooking pots, mattresses and other personal effects to protest the strike embarked...

Buhari charges EFCC against political interference

The President, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday, admonished the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to avoid being used for partisan politics or settle personal disputes.Bu...