A vote of no confidence has been passed on President Mohammadu Buhari, by Leaders of foremost socio-political organizations in Nigeria, after berating his government over persistent killings across the country. The leaders from the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Afenifere, Ohaeneze Ndigbo, and Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF who stated this in a communique they issued after […]
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Two Nigerians were on Thursday arrested in Ghana by the nation’s Narcotics Control Board while they were allegedly attempting to traffic substances believed to be narcotics through the General Post Office in Accra. A press release by the Communication and Media Relations Unit of the NACOB on Thursday afternoon has confirmed the arrests, reports Adomonline. The suspects, Theophilus […]
THE Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa, Oyo State, on Wednesday, became the fifth state-owned tertiary institution to embark on strike over lingering issues of non-provision of a template to clear accumulated 2017 salary arrears of between 12 and [...]
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LaLiga president, Javier Tebas, has claimed that Spain’s high tax rate, contributed to Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure from Real Madrid and is preventing the league from growing. Ronaldo left Real Madrid after nine seasons to join Juventus in a €100 million transfer earlier this month. The top tax rate in Italy is 46.29 percent, compared to […]
The Independent National Electoral commission (INEC) has fixed August 11 for by-election to fill the vacant seat of Bauchi South Senatorial District at the National Assembly.
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Roma sporting director, Monchi, has confirmed that the club allowed goalkeeper Becker Alisson to speak to Liverpool, after receiving “a significant offer,” with the player undergoing a medical on Merseyside. Speaking at the official unveiling of Justin Kluivert at Roma, Monchi said the club had reached agreement with Liverpool after evaluating the bid. “The player’s […]
China has donated 6.86 million euros ($7.95 million) to Cameroon’s army to boost its “peacekeeping and security operations”, state radio reported Thursday. The donation was made on Wednesday by China’s ambassador to the central African country, Wang Ying Wu, in a meeting with Defence Minister Joseph Beti Assomo, CRTV reported. READ ALSO: Fake visa agent defrauds […]
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara state has embarked on voter education among secondary schools in the state with aim of building future ad-hoc staff of the commission Speaking at the final of quiz [...]
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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, has revealed that Brazilian midfielder, Fred, was signed to replace Michael Carrick, who retired last season. The Portuguese also said that the process of signing Fred started “a long time ago” adding that the midfielder was perfect for United. Fred signed a long-term deal with the Red Devils in June […]
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NASARAWA state Fire Service says it has recorded 17 fire incidents out of 21 distress calls in the second quarter of 2018. Alhaji Dogara Dalhatu, Nasarawa State Chief Fire Officer gave the breakdown in an [...]
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A Spanish judge on Thursday dropped European and international arrest warrants for deposed Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and other separatist leaders who fled abroad, the Supreme Court said, which means they no longer face extradition. In a court ruling, Pablo Llarena said he had taken the decision after a German court agreed to extradite Puigdemont, […]
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday admitted Clement Faboyede and Modupe Adetokunbo, chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, to bail in the sum of N50 million each. Faboyede, the Ondo State Chairman of the PDP, is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on alleged N500 million laundering charge. The EFCC […]
A housewife, Hanifa Adamu, on Thursday dragged her husband, Ibrahim Isyaku, to a Sharia court sitting at the Magajin Gari Kaduna, seeking dissolution of their marriage. The plaintiff’s lawyer, Mr. Junaidu Aminu, told the court that her client was no longer interested in the marriage as she could no longer be an ‘obedient wife.’ “My […]
The governors of the 36 states of the federation have vowed that the deadlock in the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) will continue unless the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation (NNPC) remits what is due to [...]
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The Senate on Thursday, acknowledged receipt of President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to confirm nomination of Dr. Bello Ingawa from Katsina as Chairman, Federal Civil Service Commission.
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The Director of works, Federal Polytechnic, Idah, has been shot dead by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The incident was said to have thrown the polytechnic community into confusion. Our correspondent gathered that Mr. Solomon Ayegba Sani was shot death around 10 pm on Tuesday at his residence in Idah, Idah Local Government Area of Kogi State. A […]
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President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused forces in the U.S. of trying to undermine the success of his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, and said the two leaders had managed to begin to improve U.S.-Russia ties anyway. Putin and Trump sat down for their first summit in Helsinki on Monday, an event that […]
An All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker in Edo, Mr Ojo Asein, has been suspended by his Uhonmora Ward 2 for alleged anti-party activities.
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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has found himself at the center of a fresh row after saying the social network should not prohibit posts which deny the Holocaust. In a podcast interview with tech website Recode on Wednesday, Zuckerberg said that while Facebook was dedicated to stopping the spread of fake news, certain beliefs […]
Following an earlier meeting between the governments of Edo and her sister state, Delta, Chairman of the Edo State Boundary Committee and Deputy Governor of the state, Rt. Hon Philip Shaibu, has held a meeting with representatives of some Edo communities to resolve the lingering disputes over boundaries.
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