Category: Other News

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Lagos Agog as AITEO/NFF Holds Maiden Awards

There is excitement and expectation in the Nigerian Football firmament as the inaugural edition of the NFF Football Awards, supported by partners AITEO as Sponsors and...

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Abia: Assembly Lacks Power to Suspend Me, Says LG Boss

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Umuahia• Beleaguered Chairman of the Umuahia North local government area of Abia State, Chief Chidiebere Nwachukwu, has faulted the State House...

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Abia: 2 Kidnapped Female Students Rescued in Ebonyi

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Umuahia• Police authorities have said that two female students of the Girls Secondary School, Uzuakoli in Bende Local Government Area of Abia...

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Abia Assembly Directs Ikpeazu to Suspend LG Boss

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Umuahia• The Abia State House of Assembly on Wednesday barred the Umuahia North Local Government Chairman, Chief Chidiebere Nwachukwu, for one...

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Nigeria: Catholic Priest Calls for Prayer over Incessant Killings

 BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• Bishop on the Niger, Anglican Communion Rt. Rev Owen Nwokolo has called on Nigerians to go down on their knees to seek the face of God for...

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Alex Ekwueme Varsity Suspends 218 Students

232 others withdraw voluntarily over poor performance• BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Umuahia• The authorities of the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo...

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IVTEC: Ahmed Approves 70% Scholarship for Kwara Indigenes

BY LANRE TAJUDEEN in Ilorin• Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has approved seventy per cent scholarship for indigenes of the State at the International...

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Lagos State CP Receives Award

The Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos state, Imohimi Edgal was on February 8, 2018, at Accra, Ghana, honoured with an award as the “The most outstanding...

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Concern As Menakaya Panel Concludes Hearing over Ojoto Igweship Wrangle

BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• There is concern among the people of Ojoto community in Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State following the conclusion of...

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Gregory Ibe Appointed Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies

The Chancellor of the Gregory University Uturu, Abia State, Dr. Gregory Ibe has been elevated to the noble position of professor. According to a letter conveying his...

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Federal Varsity Recalls 250 Sacked Staff

The authorities of the Federal University, Dutsinma, Katsina State, have recalled no fewer than 250 staff who were sacked by the former management of the institution....

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Rivers 2019 Election: Hausa Community Has Not Endorsed Anybody, Says Musa Saidu

BY AMAKA CHIDUBEM in Port Harcourt• The Hausa community in Rivers State has said that they are not part of the group that endorsed Governor Nyesom Wike for a second...

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Edo Opens Tourism Desks at Benin Airport

Edo State Ministry of Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, in partnership with Viko Nigeria, has unveiled tourism and information desks at the Benin Airport to...

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Nigeria Travel Awards Appoints Coker as Jury Member

Organising committee of the Nigeria Travel Awards has announced the appointment of the Director General of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mr....

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Supreme Court Confirms Verdict of Ex-Kogi Council Chairman

The Supreme Court of Nigeria has dismissed the appeal by Gabriel Daudu, former member of the Kogi State House of Assembly and former caretaker chairman, Ogori/Magongo...

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Bayelsa EXCO Celebrates as Dickson Clocks 52

BY UKAMAKA CHIDUBEM in Port Harcourt• The Bayelsa State Executive Council has felicitated with Governor Henry Seriake Dickson on the occasion of his ‎52nd birthday,...

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Osun LG Polls: Court Adjourns Hearing Till March 12

BY AYODELE ABERE in Osogbo
• A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the hearing on the case restraining the conduct of elections into the Local Council...

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Magu Tasks Youth Corp Members to Shun Corruption, Criminality

BY OKEMIRI CHINENYE• Members of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) have been charged to shun corruption and all forms of criminality. The Acting Chairman of the...

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Bayelsa Hosts NIPR Exco, Charts Way Foreword for Practitioners 

BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson has tasked members of the Nigeria Institute...

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Investment in Healthcare our Priority, Says Bayelsa

BY OKEMIRI CHINENYE• Meeting the healthcare needs of all Bayelsans is central to the policy thrust of the state government in the health sector, Bayelsa State...