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FG Appointed Unqualified Persons as Rectors of New Federal Polytechnics – ASUP

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), says five of the six rectors recently appointed by the Federal Government for six new Polytechnics, are not qualified for the job. The FG had in a statement few days ago announced names of Rectors for the new Polytechnics in the country. President of ASUP, Anderson Ezeibe while […]

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I was the first and only governor to employ 13,200 teachers in Nigeria - Hon. Rotimi Amaechi

FG To Begin Construction of Four Rail Lines Soon – Amaechi

The Federal Government of Nigeria, says it will soon begin the construction of four rail projects in different parts of the country. Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi disclosed this during the Ministry’s annual ministerial press briefing on Friday. Amaechi who said the rail projects includes, Ibadan-Kano, Port Harcourt-Maiduguri, Kano-Maradi and Lagos-Calabar, did not mention the […]

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APC SHOULD EMULATE PDP IN FULFILLING SOCIAL CONTRACT TO NIGERIANS- GOV WIKE

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says Governors of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) have continued to demonstrate that governance is about solving socioeconomic problems and improving lives of the people. This, he said, has distinguished PDP from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its failings because of their lack of capacity in serving Nigerians and […]

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Twelve Nigerian Universities Get N12bn Research Grant from FG

Nigeria Needs More Universities -FG

The Federal Government says given the population of the country, which stands at about 200 million, the number of universities she has, is not enough. Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, disclosed this during the presentation of licences to 20 newly approved private universities, on Thursday, in Abuja. He stated that with the numbers of candidates […]

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FG Reduces Data Cost by 50%

Challenge The Proliferation of Fake News in The Country – Osinbajo To Journalists

The Federal Government of Nigeria, has called on Journalists in the country to be sensitive in their reporting. Vice-president, Yemi Osinbajo said this at the presentation of a book by the Guardian Newspaper, on Thursday. He said journalists must rise as professionals to challenge the proliferation of fake news in the country, as reportage shapes […]

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PDP GOVERNORS TO APC: STOP POACHING OUR GOVERNORS.

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum have donated N100 million to victims of Zamfara State fire incident and warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) desist from attempting to poach its governors. Chairman Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum and Governor of Sokoto State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, stated this when he led a delegation of […]

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Ex-Super Eagles Player recounts ordeal with kidnappers

National Sports Festival: We Are Not Aware of Plans To Halt Games – FG

The Federal Government says the on going National Sports Festival in Edo State, will continue despite threat by the Local Organizing Committee to halt the games. The Local Organizing Committee, had in a statement threatened to halt the games today, because they were yet to receive funds from the Federal Government. Shortly after the announcement […]

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LOC Threatens To End National Sports Festival

Edo State has threatened to end  the National Sports Festival, over the failure of the Federal Government to release funds, for the event. Ebomhiana Musa, Coordinator of Media and Publicity, disclosed this in an official statement after a meeting of the Local Organizing Committee, on Wednesday. He said the LOC went ahead with the games […]

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IPOB says confession by bombing suspects is a "lame script"

Dangote Is Nigeria’s Biggest Problem

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, has described Billionaire business man, Aliko Dangote as one of Nigeria’s biggest problems. Kanu said this in a post on his official Twitter handle on Wednesday. He accused the billionaire of exploiting Nigerians via his Cement Company. He also alleged that while Dangote cement is […]

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COVID-19: Nigeria Receive 100,000 Doses of Vaccines From India

The Federal government of Nigeria says it received 100,000 doses of Covishield vaccines from India, on Tuesday. Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID19, disclosed this during the briefing of the Presidential Taskforce in Abuja, yesterday. He stated that the vaccines represented the first tranche of about 16 million doses allocated to Nigeria through […]

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COVID-19: FG Explains Why It Directed States To Stop Giving Vaccines

The Federal Government of Nigeria, says it directed states to stop issuing the COVID-19 vaccines, once they use half of the doses allocated to them to enable those who received the first jab get the second. The Federal Government had in a statement directed state governments to stop giving the jab, once they have given […]

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UNIPORT postpones exams indefinitely

WAEC Postpones WASSCE Indefinitely

The West African Examination Council (WAEC), says it will be impossible to conduct the Senior School Certificate Examination in May/June, because the academic calendar has been distorted, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Head of the National Office, Mr Patrick Areghan, who disclosed this in a Statement on Tuesday, said a convenient timetable for the examination […]

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COVID-19 Cases Expected to Increase in January - NCDC

NCDC Says Human Cases of Bird Flu, Confirmed In 7 States – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says human cases of Avian Influenza also known as bird flu has been reported in 7 states in the country. Director-general of the NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu disclosed this in a chat with Journalists in Abuja on Tuesday. He said Kano, Plateau, Bauchi, Gombe, Nasarawa, Niger and Kaduna States […]

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PRESIDENT BUHARI CONDEMNS DARING TERRORIST ATTACKS IN IMO

DIRECTS RELEVANT FG AGENCIES TO TERMINATE THIS ANARCHY President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the deadly insurgent attack that took place on the Police Command Headquarters and the Correctional Facility in Owerri, Imo State, on Monday, calling it an act of terrorism. In his reaction to the incident early on Monday, President Buhari praised the initial […]

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NMA to Evaluate COVID-19 Vaccines Upon Arrival in Nigeria

NARD Strike: NMA Apologises To Nigerians

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has apologised to Nigerians over the ongoing strike action by Resident Doctors. Chairman of Abuja chapter of the NMA, Enema Amodu in an official statement today, said doctors are not insensitive to the plights of Nigerians but insisted that the strike must go on. He noted that doctors and healthcare […]

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DMO: Nigeria's Debt Stock is N31trn

Enefaa Georgewill Calls on MBA Forex Investors To Join Him…

Chairman of the Rivers State Civil Society Organizations RIVCSO, has called on all those who invested in MBA Forex to join him, as they protest on Twitter with the hashtag #MBAReturnInvestorsCapital. The outspoken chairman of the Organization, who has been at the forefront to ensure investors recover their money from the owners of the failed […]

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COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE GOVERNORS’ FORUM WITH THE LEADERSHIP OF MIYETTI-ALLAH CATTLE BREEDERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (MACBAN) AND THE HEADS OF SECURITY AGENCIES ON EMERGING SECURITY CHALLENGES IN THE SOUTH-WEST GEO-POLITICAL ZONE

Nigerians will Soon Get Passports Within 24hrs – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria, says passports will soon be issued to applicantss in each of the 774 local government areas, to reduce the stress of getting it. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said the Nigerian passports will soon begin to get to applicants within 24 hours. […]

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NMA to Evaluate COVID-19 Vaccines Upon Arrival in Nigeria

NARD Strike: Minister’s Speech Capable of Bringing Down Health Sector – NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association NMA, has described the statement credited to the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige that Resident Doctors pay for their residency training abroad as “hate speech.” President of the NMA, Prof Innocent Ujah who made this known in a statement, said the Minister’s comment is capable of bringing down the […]

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