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Supreme Court upholds INEC’S de-registration of 22 political parties

The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja upheld the de-registration of 22 political parties carried out by the Independent National Electoral Commission.The parties were among the 74 ...

Invest in children’s education, Bridge appeals to Nigeria

The Managing Director, Bridge Nigeria, Foyinsola Akinjayeju, has advised Nigerians to invest in the educational needs of children, as it is the best means of impacting lives.Akinjayeju said ...

National convention: What Buhari told APC govs during meeting at Aso Rock

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Wednesday, met behind closed doors with governors of the All Progressives Congress over the forthcoming National Convention of the party, s...

PENGASSAN blames fuel scarcity on lack of forex

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria on Wednesday attributed the fuel scarcity to the non-availability of forex.The PENGASSAN President, Mr Festus Osifo, made th...

NYSC: No corps member will be posted to MDAs -Osun govt

Osun State Government has said National Youth Service Corps’ members would no longer be posted to its Ministry, Department and Agencies.The directive was contained in a circular signed by S....

Defection: Imo speaker, deputy, 15 other lawmakers may lose positions for joining APC

There is some panic in Imo State that 17 out of the 27 lawmakers of the state House of Assembly may be sacked by the court.At various times since 2019, the lawmakers in question defected to ...

Nancy Isime reacts amid rumours of affair with married UK businessman

Nollywood actress and TV host, Nancy Isime, has denied rumours of a romance with a married UK-based businessman.Online blogger, Gistlover alleged that the actress was romantically involved w...

400,000 intending voters yet to complete registration in Osun – INEC

The Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji, on Monday, said 400,000 intending voters were yet to complete the registration process for their Permanent Voter Card....

Nigeria facing serious economic, security challenges, APC Senator admits

Nigeria is facing serious economic and security challenges, the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Tokunbo Abiru, has said.Abiru made this known during a media parley over ...

FG scraps PCR test for fully vaccinated travellers

Fully vaccinated inbound travellers would no longer be required to take a pre-departure PCR COVID-19 test, the Federal Government said on Monday.The FG said they would, however, be subjected...

Lassa fever kills doctor, health worker in Zaria

Lassa fever has reportedly claimed the lives of a medical doctor, Dr. Abubakar Saleh Moriki, and a health worker, Hamza Abubakar, at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital and Kauran Wali Cl...

Collapsed school building kills five children in Niger

Five children have been killed by a primary school building that collapsed on Saturday at UK Bello Memorial Primary School, Paiko, in the Paiko Local Government Area of Niger State.According...

Fuel scarcity: FG implements 25% freight rate increase for NARTO

The Federal Government has approved and commenced the implementation of the 25 per cent freight rate increase to members of the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners in a bid to clear the f...

Ex-NEMA DG Sidi rejoins PDP after three years in APC

The former Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Sani Sidi, has rejoined the Peoples Democratic Party.This is coming three years after Sidi left the PDP for the All ...

Take advantage of import duty waivers, FG tells manufacturers

The Deputy Director of Industrial Development, Mr. Mohammed Bala, who represented the Minister of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Adeniyi Adebayo, has urged manufacturer...

Locally made pistol explodes, kills vigilante in Rivers

An operative of a local vigilante group simply identified as Elemchukwu has died after dane gun belonging to him fell and exploded at Ubima Community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State....

EndSARS: Banky W condemns Lagos govt for Lekki tollgate reopening

Nollywood actor and singer, Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, has condemned the Lagos State Government for the proposed reopening of the Lekki toll gate.Manned by the Lekki ...

Obiano’s wife was drunk with whisky when she verbally attacked me – Bianca Ojukwu

Widow of the late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, Bianca, has said that former First Lady of Anambra State, Ebele Obiano, was “clearly intoxicated” when the latter verbally attacked her at the inaugur...

Sit-at-home: Stop playing with Igboland’s future – Soludo tells IPOB, ESN, others

The Anambra State Governor, Charles Soludo, on Thursday, told members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Eastern Security Network, and Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, ...

2023: Northern businessmen buy N40m presidential form for Atiku

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has obtained the N40m Presidential form of the Peoples Democratic Party.Atiku announced this on his official Facebook page on Thursday, adding that the f...