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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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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 […]

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25 Expelled as Kogi Polytechnic Endorses School Agricultural Technology Creation

The academic board of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, has approved the expulsion of 25 students for involvement in examination misconduct. The decision which was taken at the meeting of the board, on Thursday, was in line with the recommendation of the student examination malpractice committee. The expelled students who were of the School of Management […]

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453 New COVID-19 Cases, 334 Discharged And No Deaths On August 12

Highlights: On the 12th of August 2020, 453 new confirmed cases and no deaths were recorded in NigeriaTill date, 47743 cases have been confirmed, 33943 cases have been discharged and 956 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital TerritoryThe 453 new cases are reported from 16 states- Lagos(113), FCT(72), Plateau(59), Enugu(55), […]

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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 […]