Osun guber: Buhari overrules IGP on Adeleke’s arraignment

By Lawrence Olaoye , Tobias Lengnan Dapam and Vivian Okejeme President Muhammadu Buhari has overruled the invitation extended to the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 22 Osun state gubernatorial polls, Senator Ademola Adeleke. A credible source in the Presidency yesterday disclosed that Buhari was uncomfortable More...

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FG approves concession of 20 silos to private operators

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh Suspends planned National carrier, Nigeria Air By Lawrence Olaoye The Federal Government has approved the concession of 20 national silos spread More...

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Communities petition Obaseki over exclusion from oil, gas board

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro Benin Major oil producing communities in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo State have petitioned Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki over alleged neglect in the composition of the state’s More...

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Flood: 0ver 200 communities submerged in kebbi -Official

From Ahmed Idris Birnin Kebbi Over two hundred communities in Kebbi state have been submerged by the recent flood while destroyed thousands of farmlands across the State. Briefing newsmen yesterday in his office, More...

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Zainab now substantive Finance Minister, says Presidency

By Lawrence Olaoye The Presidency has clarified that Hajia Zainab Ahmed has relinquished her position as the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning and has become the substantive Minister of Finance. Asked More...

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Kano Police Academy disowns admission list

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano The Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State has disowned a list of candidates who were ostensibly successful in the last selection examination, published in the Daily Trust newspaper More...

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We’re not recruiting, NECO alerts of fraudsters

From Yakubu Mustapha Minna The National Examination Council has charged the general public to disregard an online publication purporting that the body is planning to recruit new staff. The National Examination Council, More...

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COEASU wants FG to implement CONTISS 15 for lower cadre

By Usman Shuaibu The National Public Relations officer of the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU), Dr. Ahmed Bazza Lawan, has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency to implement More...

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$322.5m Abacha loot: CSO trains 200 partners, supervisors on accountability

By Lateef Ibrahim Abuja In its determination to ensure utmost transparency and accountability in disbursement of the recovered $322.5m stolen funds popularly referred to as ‘Abacha Loot’, a civil society organization, More...

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I did not authorize petition against FMC Lokoja, HoS tells court

From Ahmad Ibrahim Lokoja A former Head of Service in Kogi State, Dr Sabinah Atta has told a Lokoja Chief Magistrate court that she did not authorize a petition written against the management of the Federal Medical More...