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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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COVID-19: Lagos State Discharges 37 More Recovered Patients

Thirty seven more recovered COVID-19 patients were on Sunday discharged by the Lagos State Government.  This is according to the State Governor Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu who said they were discharged after testing negative to the virus. While giving a breakdown of the figure, he said they are 15 females and 22 males including six foreign […]

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13 year-old Oyelade wins brand new Kia Rio saloon car in Lagos

It was all smiles for the duo of Oyelade Sunday and Vera Yohanna Davou as they were officially handed their Kia Rio saloon cars having emerged winners in the 10km male and female races during the 2020 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Davou, a 13-year old JSS Three Pupil of the Victory Academy High School […]

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UNIBEN Graduate Who Wrote O’level Exams 17 Times Completes NYSC With Multiple Awards

For taking giant strides in his service to the nation and commitment to uplifting the underprivileged, seemingly hopeless and vulnerables in the society, the 2018 graduate of Mass Communication from University of Benin (UNIBEN), Emmanuel Oluwasayomi Ahmadu, popularly known as Mr Voiceover, has been bestowed with numerous outstanding awards following his impacts during his service […]

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Finally N-Power Commences Enrollment of 400,000 Unemployed (Link, Procedure)

The long awaited N-Power application has commenced as previously announced by N-Power through their twitter handle. Dear Intending N-Power 2020 Applicants, Here is how to prepare for the N-Power application. Remember1. Portal opens 11.45pm, June 26th, 2020.2. Application is FREE. Do NOT pay anyone to apply on the N-Power portal.3. Get a printout or accurate […]