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UNIBEN Post-UTME 2020: Cut-Off Mark, Eligibility and Registration Details (Updated)

Latest Update: The new post-UTME registration deadline is October 12th, 2020. UNIBEN Post-UTME form, cut-off mark, eligibility, screening dates, deadline application fee and registration details for 2020/2021 Academic Session have been announced. Cut-off mark is 200. The registration period is between August 17th, 2020 to October 12th, 2020. Screening holds between Monday 23rd November to 8th December, 2020. See […]

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Post-UTME 2020: List Of Schools That Have Released Forms

The post-UTME screening exercise for the 2020/2021 session has already kickstarted. A good number of schools have already announced sales of Post-UTME form as well as other screening details. As usual, we wouldn’t like you to be in the dark as to whether or not your school of choice has announced sales of Post-UTME form or not which […]

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Lagos State plans to shut down schools again if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases

The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, has disclosed that the state government will not hesitate to shut schools if there is a spike in COVID-19 cases after the reopening of schools. She made this known during a two-day training for school leaders and educators on the […]

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Landlord sets tenant ablaze over N11,000 rent in Calabar

A landlord on Wednesday doused the room of one of his tenants with petrol and set it on fire, burning her to death over nonpayment of eleven thousand naira rent. The incident took place at No 9, Ansa Ewa Street, Cobham Town in the Bayside area of the city when the landlord whose name was […]

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Edo 2020: Your political lives in danger if APC wins, Wike tells PDP leaders

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has described the governorship election in Edo State on Saturday as a fight for the destiny of the Niger Delta region. The governor spoke on Thursday during a meeting organised for leaders and elected representatives of the Peoples Democratic Party in Benin, the Edo State capital. Wike urged them […]

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Man Attempts Suicide For Inability To Marry PMB’s Daughter In Kano

Kano State Police Command on Friday, averted a purported plan by one Abba Ahmed, from committing suicide over his Social Media “love” for Hanan Buhari, daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari. Abba Ahmed (22), a final-year student of​ Accounting at Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano says his message has gone viral on his Facebook and Instagram […]

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I run Kogi State affairs like a private company – Gov. Yahaya Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello says he runs the affairs of Kogi State like a private company with the aim of “profitability”. The governor, who was sworn in for the second term on January 27, 2020, said he still uses his personal vehicles and that he has forfeited “personal entitlements” and other perks of office. Bello spoke […]

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FG agrees to fully reopen Schools

The Federal Government says state governments and school administrators should start making preparations for the full reopening of schools in the country. It was earlier reported that schools in the country were shut in March as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. However, the FG announced the resumption of graduating […]

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Oshiomhole luckily escapes death as two security aides die in road crash

Two policemen attached to former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, were confirmed dead on Tuesday when an articulated vehicle lost control and ran into the former governor’s convoy near Oluku junction in the Ovia North-East Local Government Area of the Edo State. Oshiomhole’s convoy was on its way to Usen to […]

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NUJ blacklists Cross River government over Fani-Kayode’s attack on journalist

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Cross River State Council has blacklisted the State Government (Cross River) from any media coverage by all members of union in the state. The union in a communiqué issued at the end of an emergency congress of the state council held on Thursday, August 27, 2020, at the Ernest […]

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Rivers United Will Not Accept Injustice, No Deal With NFF – Commissioner

Rivers State Commissioner for Sports, Boma Iyaye has dispelled rumours that Rivers United had agreed on a deal with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to accept whatever decision that evolves from the ongoing intervention of the Federation on the interpretation of the Point-Per-Game (PPG) over the 2019/2020 Football Season. According to him, at no time […]

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Update: FG announces resumption of international flight operations from August 29

The Federal Government has announced the resumption of International Flight operations from August 29, 2020. This was disclosed through a tweet post by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on his official twitter handle on Monday, August. The Minister said that the flight operations will start with the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos and the […]

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Tradition won’t allow me to have kids on the throne –Falowo, 24-year-old Ondo regent reveals

Twenty-four-year-old Moyinoluwa Falowo was installed as Regent of Ibulesoro Kingdom in the Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State after the death of her father, Oba Joseph Falowo. She tells OLUFEMI OLANIYI how she has been balancing her Christian faith with traditional beliefs What were you doing before you were asked to become the regent? I was working […]