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Kaduna 2023: I’ll serve as bridge between north, south if elected gov – Shehu Sani

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party platform, Senator Shehu Sani, has promised to provide a leadership that will serve as a bridge between the people of Norther...

Gunmen take over Okomu Oil rubber plantation

The management of Okomu Oil has said that a portion of the rubber plantation belonging to the firm have been taken over by gunmen who now tap the product at will.The company’s spokesperson, ...

Fuel scarcity: NNPC begins loading at depots to clear queues

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Limited said it had commenced loading of trucks at all its depots to clear the current scarcity experienced across the country.It added that there ...

2023: PDP’ll end APC’s economic hardship on Nigerians, says Wike

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said the Peoples Democratic Party will end the economic hardship foisted on Nigerians by the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government.T...

‘12, 000 imported vehicles trapped in ports over strike’

The Ndigbo Amaka Progressive Association, Southeast Lagos and Shippers Association of Lagos have said that over 12,000 imported vehicles are currently trapped at the ports as a result of the ongoin...

Keke ban: Enugu police to enforce order

The Commissioner of Police, Enugu State Command, Abubakar Lawal, on Tuesday, directed Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers within the jurisdiction of Nkanu East, Nkanu West, and communiti...

Politics used for development, not killings – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that politics should be a vehicle for development, not a platform for politicians to unleash violence.He stated this while inaugurating the Nembe ...

Reps oppose VAT on Exclusive List

The Majority of members of the House of Representatives have voted against a bill seeking to put Value Added Tax on the Exclusive Legislative List.Bill 34 containing the proposal failed to m...

Political, religious leaders must collaborate for Nigeria’s unity – Tambuwal

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has advised Nigerian leaders, irrespective of religious and tribal inclinations, to collaborate uniformly to promote unity, peace, and peaceful coe...

Electoral Act: Buhari, NASS to agree on disputed clause soon – Presidency

The President, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and National Assembly will reach an agreement on the amendment of Section 84 (12) in the recently signed electoral act which bars appointed po...

FG to provide jobs for five million farmers – NITDA

The Federal Government says it is ready to provide job opportunities for no fewer than five million farmers in Nigeria.The Director-General/CEO of National Information Technology Development...

How Sauce Kid, I inspired Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy – Teebillz

Talent manager, Tunji ‘Teebillz’ Balogun, has stated that he and Nigerian singer, Babalola Falemi, aka Sauce Kid, inspired top-rated Nigerian stars like Davido, Wizkid, and Burna Boy.Teebill...

Imo bye-election: PDP accuses Uzodimma of rigging as APC wins Ngor Okpala seat

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Blyden Amajirionwu, as the winner of the Ngor Okpala House of Assembly bye-election which ...

Keke, Okada ban will worsen crime rate in Enugu -Mbaka

The Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has condemned the decision of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to ban the operations of motorcycles popularly known as Ok...

Don’t fall victim, verify lands before purchase, FG tells Lagos residents

The Federal Government has appealed to the public, particularly Lagos State residents to always verify all lands with state and Federal Government agencies before purchase, in order not to fall vic...

BREAKING: INEC shifts 2023 elections over late signing of Electoral Act

The Independent National Electoral Commission has shifted the 2023 Presidential election from February 18 to February 25, 2023, following the late signing of the Electoral Act by the President, Maj...

Insecurity: Igbo youths call for apprenticeship scheme revival in South-East

The National Youth Council, Anambra State chapter, has called for the revival of the Igbo apprenticeship system known as ‘Igba-Boi’ as a form of youth empowerment to reduce the current rate of inse...

2023: We’ll kick against any Northern presidential candidate -Group

Ahead of the forthcoming 2023 general elections, a group under the auspices of North West Coalition for Democracy and Good Governance has said it has completed plans and strategy to mobilise millio...

Gunmen kill one, kidnap two others in Anambra

Gunmen suspected to be operatives of the Indigenous People of Biafra and Eastern Security Network, on Thursday night, shot and killed one person while operating at Oko, Orumba North Local Governmen...

BREAKING: Court convicts kidnap kingpin, Evans, two others

Kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike aka Evans, has been convicted alongside two others for conspiracy and kidnapping of a businessman, Donatus Duru.The other two convicts are are Uche A...