The Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, said it had dismissed a lecturer (names withheld), for altering students’ results. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abdullahi Zuru said, in Sokoto, on Saturday, but declined to mention the affected lecturer’s full details. Zuru said “that management of the university took that drastic action to serve as deterrent to others. “The...
By Caleb Ayansina ABUJA – The Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, weekend, said that creating more states or regions to solve current agitation in the land would only bring more problems. The ex-governor said the only solution to the agitation that is creating more tension everyday in the country is fiscalRead More
The Police in Enugu State, have urged the residents to maintain the existing peace by shunning rumours and other acts capable of truncating the peace in the state.
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By Tope Fayehun, Akure Following the recent collapse of two bridges linking the northern and southern parts of the country in Mokwa, Niger State, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has deployed 40 staff to reduce traffic along Oka-Okene Expressway in Akoko South West Local Government area of Ondo State. Commuters on Oka-Okene Expressway have […]
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The Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged Muslims to sustain their good acts and behaviour beyond the one-month period of the Ramadan fast. He made the call while addressing his subjects who visited him in his Wadata Palace on Saturday in Bida, Niger. He said “we should strive to maintain our God-fearing acts which...
The Catholic Bishop of Minna Diocese, Most Rev. Martin Uzoukwu, has emphasised the need for Nigerians to live as family and desist from inflammatory statements that could jeopardise the nation’s unity. He said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Saturday, noting that the recent development of hate...
The Amanyanabo of Okrika in Rivers State, HRM King Tamuno-Omisiki Ogube has promised to promote peace and entrepreneurship among the youth and women in his domain. Ogube, who was installed on June17, made the promise in Port Harcourt on Saturday. He promised to eradicate anti-social behaviours, such as oil bunkering and cultism, among the youth...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State says efforts are being made to create additional centres for Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) in 13 local government areas of the state. Administrative Secretary of the commission in Lagos State, Dr Mustapha Mudashiru, made this known, on Saturday, in Lagos. He said the commission had pushed...
The Jigawa Government has donated 18 rams and five cows to the state command of Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) for distribution to inmates in the state for Eid-el-Fitr celebration.
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The Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged Muslims to sustain their good acts and behaviour beyond the one-month period of the Ramadan fast.
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The Catholic Bishop of Minna Diocese, Bisho Martin Uzoukwu, has emphasised the need for Nigerians to live as family and desist from inflammatory statements that could jeopardise the nation’s unity.
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Saturday called on the Nigerian Association of Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers (NAPPEMD) to collaborate with it in the fight against drug abuse.
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By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) has joined the call for diaspora voting, adding that over 17million Nigerians living abroad should not be neglected in the electioneering process. The party also added that it decided to establish it foreign liaison office as part of their clamour […]
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