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    Social media has done more havoc to us – Oyedepo

    Bishop David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara, has called for urgent steps to check students’ free access to social media to enable them focus on the pursuit of their destinies. Oyedepo, who spoke on Friday during the 2019/2020 convocation...

    FG Appoints Mikel Obi Youth Ambassador

    Former Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has been appointed as Youth Ambassador by the Federal Government to inspire young Nigerians towards excellence. This was made known at an event held at the National Stadium, Surulere Lagos on Friday, which...

    BREAKING: Court Acquits Sen Nwaoboshi of N322m Money Laundering Charge

    BREAKING: Court Acquits Sen Nwaoboshi of N322m Money Laundering Charge A Federal High Court in Lagos State has discharged and acquitted Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi (Delta North) of a N322 million money laundering charge filed against him by the Economic and...

    US court jails Nigerian for 75 months over internet scam

    A United States of America court has sentenced a 42-year-old Lagos resident, Benard Okorhi to 75 months in federal prison for his role in an international fraud conspiracy. Okorhi was arrested in Nigeria and extradited to the United States for...

    FG Accuses Twitter of double standards

    The Federal Government has lashed out at social media giant, Twitter, for playing alleged double standards on issues concerning Nigeria’s domestic issues, describing the company’s role in Nigeria as suspect.Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, reacting to...

    BREAKING: Senate passes bill scrapping HND/BSc dichotomy

    The Senate has passed a bill that prohibits employers in the country from discriminating between first degree and Higher National Diploma (HND) holders. The passage of the bill followed the consideration of a report by the Joint Committee on Establishment...

    Assets declaration: EFCC’s June 1 deadline to bankers expires

    Barring an extension, the ultimatum by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to bankers and financial system operators to declare their assets by June 1 expires tonight. In March, the Chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa announced the deadline in a chat...

    JUST IN: Buhari Offers Fresh Appointment To Babagana Kingibe

    President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Babagana Kingibe as his Special Envoy to Chad and the Lake Chad Basin Region. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, disclosed this in a statement on Monday night. According to Mustapha,...

    Why we want 20% stake in Dangote Refinery – NNPC

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has moved to explain its recent bid to acquire 20 percent stake in the 650,000 barrels per day Dangote Refinery in Lagos, citing the need to ensure energy security for the country. The corporation...

    UN assures Delta State of more partnership in the health sector.

    By Donald Ojebo The United Nations' Organization has commended the Delta government for the construction of a 250-bed Asaba Specialist Hospital to improve provision of health services for it's citizenry. Dr. Edward Kallon, United Nations' (UN) Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator gave...

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    Inflation: Nigerians Groan As Hardship Bites

    As double-digit inflation persists in the country, Nigerians, especially the middle class, have called for immediate remedies, lamenting that...
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