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Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has warned Nigerians to be wary of politicians going about saying they want to rescue the country. The governor noted that they are doing so with the sole aim of stealing whatever funds or assets that may be left behind by the current APC-led Federal Government. Speaking during the flag-off […]

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu and the former president, Olusegun Obasanjo met Sunday night at the government house, Enugu South East Nigeria. Sources say the former president, who was on a private visit arrived government house late in the evening on Sunday. Although details of his visit were not made public the two leaders held […]

Two persons have been confirmed dead following the collapse of an illegal mining site in Ika-Ogboyaga in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria. The Kogi State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC confirmed the incident in a statement signed by Nkom Katung, Head of Solid Minerals. In […]

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has thrown out a suit seeking to extradite Abba Kyari,  the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, to the United States. Justice Inyang Ekwo struck out the suit on Monday while ruling on the Extradition application filed on behalf of the Federal government by the Attorney General of […]

British singer, songwriter and actor, Harry Styles has won the Album of the Year, Best Pop Song, and Best Cinematography categories of the 2022 MTV Music Video Awards held Sunday, August 28 at the Prudential Center Newark New Jersey United States. The annual MTV MVA is aimed at honouring the best music videos. The Artiste […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has resolved to sustain its nationwide strike, despite initial hopes that the industrial action will be called off. This decision was reached at the end of the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the union which was held at its headquarters at the University of Abuja on Sunday. […]

As part of efforts toward mitigating the effects of climate change on the Member States, Lawmakers from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have been charged to facilitate the establishment of sustainable governance mechanisms for climate change in their various countries. The ECOWAS Commission’s Project Coordinator, Climate Change Environmental Directorate, Department of Agriculture, […]

The Nigerian government has launched the National Agricultural Technology and Innovation Policy ( NATIP), 2022 – 2027. The minister of Agriculture and rural development, Mohammad Abubakar, said during the launch in Abuja on Friday that the policy is a pathway to achieving food security in Nigeria. The national agriculture technology and innovation policy, NATIP, is […]

Experts from the United States Defense Institute of International Legal Studies (DIILS) have trained 14 Nigerian military officers on new approaches and strategies for tackling existing and emerging security challenges. The training which was held between 15 and 18 of August 2022, focused on issues involving human rights, laws of armed conflict, and the protection […]

Human rights lawyer and activist, Inibehe Effiong on Friday morning regained his freedom after he was sentenced to 30 days in a custodial facility for contempt of court by Ekaette Obot, the Chief Judge of Akwa Ibom State in South-South Nigeria, Effiong was the defense counsel to one Leo Ekpenyong who was standing trial for […]

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