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Buhari Approves Extension Of Eased COVID-19 Lockdown By Four Weeks

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the second phase of the eased lockdown for another four weeks. This extension is the third for the second phase of lockdown currently observed across the country. Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on […]

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Post UTME: List of Schools Whose Forms are Out 2020/2021

Post UTME: Universities Selling Forms. University of Nigeria Nsukka – UNN Post UTME Form – 2020/2021. Tai Solarin College of Education (OOU Degree Affiliation) Post UTME Form – 2020/2021. Akwa Ibom State College of Education – AKSCOE Degree Post UTME Form – 2020/2021. Dominican University Ibadan – DUI Post UTME Form – 2020/2021. Bayero University Kano – BUK Post UTME Form – 2020/2021. Federal […]

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We’re being overworked, Nigeria Union of Teachers cries out

The Nigeria Union of Teachers has complained of being overworked due to the class spacing guideline. In an interview with our correspondent, the Secretary-General of the NUT, Dr. Mike Ike-Ene, said teachers’ workload had increased as a result of class spacing which was one of the coronavirus safety guidelines for school resumption for terminal classes. […]

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Final-year FUTA Student Suspended for Hacking

A Final-year student in the Department of Food Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Afolabi Emmanuel, has been suspended indefinitely for allegedly hacking the website of an online news publication, Premium Times. The institution described it as an act that constituted misconduct and misuse of its Information Technology infrastructure. Afolabi was suspended in […]

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You’ll see Buhari’s achievements if you calm down, Adesina tells Nigerians

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says Nigerians will only see the achievements of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), if they “calm down”. Adesina said this in an article titled, ‘Why We Need to Calm Down’ The President’s spokesman made several references to a viral video showing […]

Education News

August 10 Schools Reopening: NAPPS Monitoring Teams begin visits to Kogi Schools

Dr. Habeeb Yaqueen, Kogi State Chairman of National Association of proprietors of Private Schools, Nigeria, (NAPPS), says the State and local government Monitoring Teams put in place to ensure that private schools meet with the COVID 19 safety protocols ahead of schools reopening would from tomorrow begin visit to schools. The visit by the state […]

Education News

2020 DSM Brighter Living Scholarship – Resources & Circularity

DSM Brighter Living Scholarship was established as  a longstanding partner of One Young World, DSM is proud to support DSM Brighter Living Scholarship – Resources & Circularity. DSM Brighter Living Scholarship is purposely created to brighten the lives of people today and generations to come. It connects our unique competencies in Life Sciences and Material […]

National Politics

INEC orders evacuation of used ballot materials nationwide

…Says commission ready for Nasarawa state central bye elections The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that all is now set for the Nasarawa central state constituency bye-election, in Nasarawa state. Chairman of the commission Professor Mamud Yakubu who stated this on Wednesday during an on the spot assessment of state of preparedness for […]

News

Pictures: Uneasy calm as Police, Army arrest #RevolutionNow protesters

Revolution now protesters are currently facing hard times in Abuja after security agents reportedly arrested many of them in Abuja The protesters carrying placards and banners had set out as early as 8 am to demand good governance from the Buhari-led administration. Some of their placards read, ‘Nigerians are sick and tired of poverty, corruption, injustice […]

Crime News

Troops Invade Militants Camp In Bayelsa, Kill 6

The Defence Headquarters has said that troops of Operation DELTA SAFE, on Tuesday, in Bayelsa State, invaded a Pirates’ camp killing six militants. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. According to the military spokesman, the troops acted on credible intelligence and monitored movements of a suspected […]

Education News

Buhari wades in, orders payment of stranded Nigerian students abroad

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to pay Nigerians under their scholarship programme abroad, day after they protested in London. There has been several reports that revealed that Nigerian students are stranded and have to rely on begging to survive. Their challenge include non-remittance of their fees among others. Details […]

Health

COVID-19: NCDC Records 315 New Cases, 81 Discharged And 7 Deaths

On the 8th of June 2020, 315 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths were recorded in NigeriaNo new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours.Till date, 12801 cases have been confirmed, 4040 cases have been discharged and 361 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital TerritoryThe 315 new […]