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The chief executive and registrar of the National Examinations Council NECO Ibrahim Washishi wants all examinations conducted by the board to be made compulsory. Washishi who made the call at the Government House in Makurdi, Benue State capital explained that if public schools key in on a larger scale it will open up Windows of […]

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC Kogi State Command has paraded three suspects conveying forty thousand litters of liquid substance suspected to be crude oil on the Okene Lokoja highway in Kogi State. Kogi State Public Relations Officer of the Corps, Agiri Alex while parading the suspects said, the arrest was made possible […]

Following an earlier confirmation by the Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Gen. Lucky Irabor, of the arrest of two suspects in the attack in Owo, Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has confirmed the arrest of the attackers of St Francis Catholic Church. The Governor confirmed the arrest shortly after the Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), […]

Two of the masterminds of the deadly terrorist attack on St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, South-West Nigeria have been arrested. The suspects described as top commanders of ISWAP in Nigeria are 32-year-old Idris Ojo and 39-year-old Jimoh Ibrahim. Chief of Defense Staff, CDS, General Lucky Irabor who disclosed this to senior Editors […]

The Federal Government has said it is working on a guaranteed takeoff scheme to support Micro and Small scale businesses that were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Director-General, Industrial Training Fund, (ITF), Joseph Ari, said this in Bauchi, during a town hall meeting with the beneficiaries. The Survival Fund and the Guaranteed Takeoff Scheme […]

Police in the Federal Capital Territory says there are no kidnappers’ dens in any of the forests in the city center. In a statement released on Thursday, the FCT Police Command said it has commenced its new operational strategy for voracious Intelligence gathering and Intelligence-led raids among other security measures to address the rising insecurity […]

Uduak Akpan, the killer of the slain Akwa Ibom state job seeker, Iniubong Umoren has been sentenced to death by hanging. An Akwa Ibom State High Court sitting in Uyo, the state capital, and presided over by Justice Bassey Nkanang found Uduak guilty on a two-count charge of murder and rape while the father and […]

The federal government has justified the approval of the sum of one point four billion Naira for the purchase of vehicles for the Niger Republic. This Follows the outrage generated by the measure exposed by a popular social media influencer, David Hundeyin. On Wednesday, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, […]

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has expressed concern over the level of insecurity in Nigeria which he said has reached a fever pitch high with “nowhere to hide” for everyone. Lawan lamented that the level of insecurity in the land has assumed such a “frightening” dimension that even the seat of power seems to be on […]

Bandits operating along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway shot an Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Audu Madaki on, 2 August 2022. AIG Madaki is in charge of Zone ’12’ Police Command in Bauchi State. Raypower exclusively learned that the attack occurred in the afternoon on Tuesday at Barde Zangidi, along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway. Although details of the attack are […]

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