President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that the Nigerian government will continue to support efforts to broaden the economy through multilateral financing. The President said this in Durban, South Africa when he received on a courtesy visit, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Prof. Benedict Oramah ahead of […]

An accident has occurred in the Phase II area of Lokoja, Kogi state on Monday leaving commuters stranded since 8 o’clock in the morning. As of 10:15a. m, three persons in one of the vehicles are still trapped in between the truck conveying some drinks and the one carrying an industrial rock. The accident resulted […]

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) has issued a three-week strike notice to the Federal Government to address all agreements reached in December 2020. ASUU President, Professor Emmanuel Osodeke gave the ultimatum at a briefing as part of the resolution reached at the end of its National Executive Council meeting in Abuja. ASUU’ s […]

Nigeria’s ruling party, The All Progressives Congress (APC), is seeking a more robust collaboration with Communist Party of China (CPC), for the mutual benefit of both countries. National Secretary Of APC Caretaker Committee John Akpanudoedehe made the demand on Monday in Abuja at a meeting between the two political parties. Akpanudoedehe added that Nigeria needs […]

Governor Babagana Zulum has suspended his scheduled commissioning of projects across local government areas in southern Borno. The postponement is to honour the Commander, 28 Task Force Brigade, Chibok, late Brigadier-General Dzarma Zirkusu and three soldiers who died at the weekend, during a battle with insurgents who failed in an attempt to capture a military […]

Cross River State Police Command has confirmed the release of the Redeemed Christian Church of God pastor, Adeniran Sunday and a female teacher who were abducted on Saturday by unknown gunmen along Ikot-Eneobong Area of Calabar. It is however not clear if the ransom was paid before their release. Pastor Adeniran and the Teacher regained […]

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) says in line with the United Nations Security Council Resolutions, the organization will henceforth, ensure that gender equality is mainstreamed in the recruitment, operations, management and training of its personnel to give women a voice. Commandant General of NSCDC, Ahmed Abubakar Audi made this known in Calabar […]

Nigerian superstar singers and twin brothers Paul and Peter Okoye may be on a journey to ending their long time differences as they have now followed each other back on Instagram. Earlier, a viral video on social media posted by Paul’s wife Anita Okoye, showed Peter spending quality time with his twin brother’s children as […]

The Federal Government has described the allegation by a US-based non-profit organization, that the Nigerian government is a sponsor of terrorism as a disgusting distraction orchestrated by those seeking to weaken the ongoing onslaught against terrorism and banditry. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed who reacted through a Statement said the Global Advocates […]

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and its partners want Nigerians to minimize the use of antibiotics, especially without a doctor’s prescription. Speaking at stakeholders meeting in Abuja, organised by the FAO to review the national action plan implementation, the FAO assistant country director, Abubakar Suleiman called for stronger antimicrobial resistance surveillance systems […]

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