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The Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare has applauded Nigeria women’s senior football team, the Super Falcons for qualifying for the 2022 Africa Women Cup of Nations tournament. Nigeria qualified for the tournament after beating their rivals Cote’d Ivoire 0-1 in the second leg of the final round of the qualifiers on […]

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have foiled attempts by a syndicate to steal at least N2.7 billion from the Nigerian economy by pushing into circulation fake $4.7 million cash. According to the agency’s spokesman Femi Babafemi, the operatives had in the early hours of Friday 18th February 2022 intercepted a consignment […]

Kenyan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Wilfred Machage has been confirmed dead, in a statement issued by the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abuja. The statement added that Ambassador Machage collapsed at home and was pronounced dead at the hospital. The statement reads: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs regrets to announce the sudden death of […]

Nigeria’s Sports Minister Sunday Dare has congratulated D’Tigress for picking Africa’s sole ticket to the FIBA Women World Cup. The Nigerian Girls, who are three-time Afrobasketball champions beat their Malian counterparts by 73-69 points on Sunday to qualify as Africa’s sole representatives. They had earlier beaten the highly rated, world number five, France 67-65, after […]

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA has declared the suspended Commander of the Force Intelligence Response Team, IRT Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari wanted over drug-related offenses. At a media conference in Abuja this Monday, NDLEA spokesperson, Femi Babafemi said, the suspended DCP Kyari is a member of a drug cartel that operates […]

The Nigerian Government has been challenged to come up with workable policies that will help to check the exploitation and abuse of rights of persons with disabilities in the country. An advocacy group of Young Nigerians made the call when they visited the Abuja School For The Blind at the weekend. The coordinator of the […]

Senegalese around the major cities of the world from Dakar to Paris have been celebrating as their National Football Team, the Lions of Teranga claimed their maiden AFCON title. Senegal defeated Egypt 4-2 on Penalties in the final at the Olembe Stadium in Yaounde, Cameron after a 0-0 scoreline at the end of extra time. […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged his commitment to hand over a strong repositioned agriculture-led, diversified home-grown economy, stable democracy and revamped armed and security forces to the next Administration. Speaking at a dinner in Abuja in honour of the 2022 Committee of Business, Political, Media, and Civil Society Leaders, the President said he was looking […]

The Police Service Commission PSC says more than 90 percent of applicants seeking recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force failed to score up to 30 percent in their examinations. The Chairman of the commission, Musliu Smith who was represented by the Deputy Director, Hawa Komo, stated this during a one-day sensitization and town- hall meeting […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has charged former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, with allegations that he conspired with others, including a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and five companies, to steal the sum of N2.9 billion from public coffers. EFCC filed the 17 count charges on Monday, at […]

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