Author: Samson Ojeniran

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Workers of the Ondo state-owned Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, in Ondo state, have commenced an indefinite strike over unpaid salary arrears of 13 months. The workers who protested at the gate of the institution carried placards with various inscriptions chanting solidarity songs to drive home their demands. The chairman of the Senior Staff Association of […]

Nigeria’s Senior Male National football team, the Super Eagles have arrived in Garoua, Cameroon ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, which begins on Sunday in the Central African country. The team arrived at Garoua Wednesday as they look set to win their 4th Africa Cup of Nations Title. A total of 25 […]

In preparation against the 2023 general elections, Nigerians in the northeast have been challenged to resist any scheme that will force a candidate on them using zoning tactics, stressing that the region must be given the opportunity to produce the next president come 2023. This is coming from the Members technical committee for Atiku Abubakar […]

Police in Zamfara State has neutralized two bandits and left several others with gunshot injuries at Tofa community in Tsafe local government area of Zamfara State, Northwest Nigeria. The public Relations Officer of the command, Superintendent Mohammed Shehu who briefed newsmen on behalf of the commissioner of Police Ayuba Elkana, said the police special forces […]

The Zamfara state government has approved the immediate reopening of some markets in the state. In a statement by the commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Dosara said the approval followed the satisfactory report received on the security situation in the affected communities. The markets to be reopened with effect from this Wednesday, January 5th, 2022, include; […]

The Police in Bayelsa State has arrested two male teenagers in an attempt to engage in ritual killing. A spokesman for the Bayelsa State Police Command, Asinim Buswat who made the disclosure in a statement to the media, also informed that the teenagers, all fifteen years of age, were apprehended by detectives in collaboration with […]

Over 60 kidnap victims have regained freedom in Zamfara State, Northwest Nigeria. Sources said the kidnap victims were released unconditionally by the suspected bandit’s kingpin Bello Turji who has been terrorizing people in Shinkafi and Isa local government areas of Zamfara and Sokoto States. The sources hinted that Bello Turji freed the abducted victims because […]

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has denied claims made on social media that there were no paramedics on ground to attend to an air passenger who collapsed while boarding air peace from Abuja to Lagos. The head of corporate affairs, FAAN, Henrietta Yakubu in a statement said one of the Authority’s officials immediately […]

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State has called on its member to respect party supremacy and go about their aspirations with decorum and refrain from unnecessarily heating up the polity. Chairman of the party, Venatius Ikem gave the advice to all aspirants who visited the Secretariat in Càlabar to make their intentions […]

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, says England will continue with its Plan B Covid measures, for the time being, saying it would be “folly” to think the pandemic was over. Boris Johnson says the measures – which include compulsory mask-wearing in some settings, working from home where possible, and Covid passes for some venues – […]

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