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Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) Abike Dabiri-Erewa has congratulated the duo of Chinenye Ogwumike and Osagie Imasogie on their nomination into the Advisory Council on Africa Diaspora Engagement by US President, Joe Biden of US. In a statement by the Commission’s Head of Media and Public Relations, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, she said the nomination of […]

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN has raised alarm over plot in the office of the Accountant General of the Federation to deny 17,000 federal workers on the integrated payroll and personnel information system, IPPIS, from the September payroll. At a briefing in Abuja ASCSN President, Tommy Etim revealed that there is […]

President Bola Tinubu has charged Nigerian Muslims to emulate the virtues of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) as they celebrate the Eid-el-Maulud. The President in a statement by his spokesman, Ajuri Ngelale said beyond celebrating the day marking the birthday of the Holy Prophet, the period should be used for deep introspection and fervent […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC and Trade Union Congress, TUC appear to have out their differences behind them, as they jointly agree to begin total, indefinite and nationwide strike from Tuesday, October 3. The two Labour centres say the federal government has completely failed to meet the yearnings of workers and by extension Nigerians. In […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed September 21st, 2024 for governorship election in Edo state and November 16th, 2024 for Ondo state. National commissioner and chairman, information and voter education committee, Sam Olumekun in a statement said the tenure of the governors of the two states will end on 11th November 2024 and […]

The new governor of CBN, Olayemi Cardoso says he will drop some of the policies adopted by his predecessor, Godwin Emefiele, and focus solely on monetary policy to strengthen the naira. Cardoso who was screened and confirmed by the senate on Tuesday, said the CBN told the Senate there is a need to stabilise the […]

Thirty-two-year-old Nigerian singer and songwriter, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley; who has been silent and out of sight for some time since the death of his former Marlian Music signee, Ilerioluwa Aloba known by the stage name “MohBad Imole” has denied involvement in his death. The management team of Naira Marley in a […]

The Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Olamide Oladiji says no court has the jurisdiction to prevent lawmakers from carrying out their constitutional duties including the impeachment of a governor or deputy governor in conformity with the constitution of Nigeria. Oladiji, while reacting to the order of a Federal High Court stopping the impeachment […]

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen is reserving “the right to take legal action” against his own club after his team posted a bizarre video to TikTok seemingly mocking the player. The odd video comes after Osimhen helped the Italian team secure a first league title, the club’s first in three decades. Despite Osimhen providing Napoli with […]

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday 27th September, 2023 as Public Holiday in commemoration of Eid-ul-Maulid celebration, the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. A statement signed by Oluwatoyin Akinlade, the permanent secretary to the Minister of Interior, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo congratulates all Muslim faithful both home and in the Diaspora for witnessing this year’s occasion. […]

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