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ON UNIVERSITY STRIKES, GOVERNMENT IS READY FOR BUSINESS

  The outcome of the meeting held by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday with relevant Ministries, Depts & Agencies to end the agitations by university unions ought to be beyond spin-doctoring & conjecture. It is a pity that almost all media houses allowed themselves to be deceived by interested sources that are not the authorized …

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OGUN STATE WORKERS ARE RIGHT TO DEMAND THEIR ENTITLEMENTS – ADERINOKUN

  Ogun Central PDP Senatorial Candidate, Chief Olumide Aderinokun has called on Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun to prioritise the grievances of workers in the state. Reacting to the workers’ resolution to embark on an indefinite strike from Tuesday, Chief Aderinokun believes the government is making life harder for public employees by deducting from salary …

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NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL HOSTS INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT TOMORROW

_*VP receives Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau at Presidential Villa_ Determined to significantly improve the human development indices in West Africa, the National Economic Council (NEC) chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is hosting an international forum to launch the Integrated Regional Human Capital Development Strategy. The conference scheduled for Abuja on Thursday June 23, …

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ARMY TROOPS INTERCEPT EXPLOSIVES AMMUNITION IN CROSS RIVER

Troops of 13 Brigade operating under command of 82 Division, Nigerian Army on Tuesday 21 June 2022, intercepted a Toyota Camry car with registration number JAL 492 AA, ladened with assorted munition while enroute Utanga village towards Obudu Mountains in Cross River State. Troops deployed at Forward Operating Base Amana attempted to stop the vehicle …

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Even Gov Soludo’s CPS Guffed!

In the nascent era of Prof Soludo’s administration, the newly formed Executive Cabinet members aggregated under a roof for an intensive orientation course, wherein the enthusiastic governor defined the shape, color and direction of the new government. Also, we read in the media that Governor Soludo invited best hands, world renowned resource persons on leadership …

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BREAKING: President Buhari Sends Ministerial List To Senate For Screening

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate seeking the confirmation of seven ministerial nominees. *The nominees are:* Henry Ikechukwu – *Abia State* Umana Okon Umana – *Akwa-Ibom State* Ekuma Joseph – *Ebonyi State* Goodluck Nana Obia – *Imo State* Umar Ibrahim Yakub – *Kano State* Ademola Adewole Adegorioye – *Ondo State* Odo Udi – …

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GOVT SCHEMES WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT NIGERIANS MORE IF PROFESSIONALS TAKE ACTIVE ROLES – OSINBAJO

  _*Nigerian Institute of Architects visit VP, name him NIA Grand Patron_ There will be a more significant impact on Nigerians if professional bodies play more active roles in the implementation of government’s plans and policies, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Monday when he received on a courtesy …

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Of Anambra Commissioner For Education:

  Public office holders should know that they are accountable to the people. All political appointees serving under Prof Soludo led Administration, should becareful not to mess up the system that we are patiently waiting for productive leadership and good governance. Advisedly, the Soludo’s administration had started on good note, and the momentum should be …

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ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF COMMEMORATION AND CELEBRATION OF DEMOCRACY DAY 12TH JUNE, 2022

  Fellow Nigerians, Today, June The 12th, marks another Democracy Day anniversary and an occasion to celebrate freedom and unity of our Nation. 2. From 1999, we consistently celebrated Democracy Day to mark the end of military rule and the return of power and control into the hands of those freely elected by the people. …

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Buhari Assents To 2022 Amended Appropriation Act

  President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the new Appropriation Bill recently passed into law by the National Assembly. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives) Umar El-Yakub said the new law repeals the Appropriation Act passed by the lawmakers in December 2021 and enacts a new Appropriation Act, …

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Twon-Brass Kingdom congratulates King Diete-Spiff on his appointment

  Brass—His Royal Majesty, King Alfred Diete-Spiff, Amanayanbo of Twon-Brass Kingdom in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, has been appointed and inaugurated as the special royal envoy to AFRIDU and Chairman of the African Diaspora Traditional Rulers Council. King Diete-Spiff who delivered a passionate speech after his inauguration among several Heads of State, …

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Illegal Demolition of Building with Approval by Ogun State Government

Two Buildings owned by Mr Tunde Alabi and Mr Tunji Owoeye located beside the popular Ogun State Golf Resort,Mamu Village was 3 days ago demolished by Ogun State Government without passing through due process. Narrating what led to the senseless demolition to News Men,Mr Saheed Omogoye who worked as an engineer on the site Described …

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ASUU, Polytechnic Lecturers, Others To Get N34b Minimum Wage Adjustment Arrears – FG

The Federal Government has said it would spend about N34 billion on the ongoing payment of minimum wage consequential adjustments to education sector workers with effect from 2019. According to a statement by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, the beneficiaries include the members of the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and …

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ANAMBRA CRIME REPORT: OUR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES NEED YOUR SUPPORT TO CURB CRIMINALITY

  A Joint Task Force (JTF) consisting of soldiers and police is set to conduct offensive operations in Anambra and Imo states following the killing and destruction of property by gunmen. It was learnt that aerial and land assaults will focus on Anambra South and Orlu Senatorial District in neighbouring Imo. Meanwhile, the community vigilante …

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One Killed As 2-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos

  One person has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Freeman Street, Lagos Island. It was learnt that the two storey building which was under cconstruction came down during a heavy rainfall in the area. The Lagos Terrorial Head of National Emergency Management Agency, Ibrahim Farinloye, confirmed the incident. “One rescued alive …

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Soludo Visits Kanu In Detention, Says All Is Well.

  By Ogene Ndigbo   The governor of Anambra state Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo on Saturday  announced through his Facebook page that he has visited the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB Nnamdi Kanu to Felicitate with him, and talks about the situation of things back home.  Here is the offical statement as released by …

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Wema Bank debunks money laundering, bribery allegations

Wema Bank says its attention has been drawn to recent reports in the media regarding money laundering and bribery allegations on a customer’s transaction. It said in a statement that the publication went ahead to mention the names of certain Wema Bank management staff who were allegedly involved in the said transaction. The statement said, …

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AREGBESOLA LAUDS NSCDC FOR EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE, CHARGES ON SYNERGY, EFFECTIVE SERVICE DELIVERY.

In a bid to asses the level of performance and achievements recorded so far by the Ministry of interior with respect to its mandates and identifying priority areas which requires improvement towards the realization of good governance, NSCDC hosted the 3rd and 4th Quarter 2021 Performance Review Meeting of the Ministry and its Services/Departments from …

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BSTWA: Queen Josephine Steps Down as Chairperson in Style

It was a moment full of emotions, celebration, and expressions of love and gratitude as the tenure of the Queen of Twon Brass Kingdom, Her Royal Majesty Dr. (Barr) Dame, Evangelist Josephine Diete-Spiff, came to an end as the Chairperson of the Bayelsa State Traditional Rulers Wives Association (BSTWA). Queen Josephine, who also doubles as …

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Oyo palace breaks silence, speaks on Alaafin’s death news

  Few hours after the news of Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s death, the palace has publicly debunked the death of the first class monarch. In a release signed by the Alaafin’s Media and Publicity Director, Bode Durojaiye and made made available to newsmen on Saturday, where he described the news and fake report. …

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Borno: Zulum commissions 300 traffic marshals, upgraded office.

  Mohammed Abubakar Damaturu. Governor of Borno state, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has innaugrated 300 first batch of Road Marshals and commissioned renovated office of the Borno State Traffic Management Agency (BOTMA). Borno State Government in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) trained and equiped the Marshals. Chief of Staff to Borno State …

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Osogbo Invasion : what you are not committed to cannot be Committed to You – Dr Chris Okafor

  *when you partner with the kingdom things work in your favour The Spirit and Prosperity Conference put together by Chris Okafor world outreach ministry in conjunction with Grace Nation International has enter Day 3 with so much testimonies and evidence to show for it at the ongoing conference at the ancient city of Osogbo …

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Several feared dead, houses burnt in Lagos tanker fire

A tanker said to be loaded with petrol has crashed and exploded at Ajegunle Bus-Stop, Alagbado, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. Several houses, among other property, were said to have been burnt in the inferno, as men of the state fire service and the police were deployed in the area. The incident happened around 3am on …

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NITDA Celebrates World Creativity and Innovation Day/Expo 2022

  By Chibuzor EmejorAbuja The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will on Thursday join the rest of the world to celebrate the United Nations’ World Creativity and Innovation Day/Expo 2022. The United Nations (UN) World Creativity and Innovation Day (WCID) is a day dedicated to raise awareness on the role of creativity and innovation …

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My seventh term ambition, its God’s divine mandate——Mutu

  FROM KOFA KINGSLEY ,ughelli The Member Representing Bomadi/Patani Federal Constituency Rt. Hon Nicholas Mutu said his intention to seek reelection for the seventh term was a response to a divine call. Mutu stated this when a paid a consultative visit to People Democratic Party PDP, delegates at Uduophori town in Patani Council Area and …

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Fishery: Zulum offers five vehicles, stimulus to Monguno dealers.

  … Warns against pro-Boko Haram tradesBorno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum in Monguno, directed the release of five vehicles and a business grant as stimulus to fish marketers. Zulum’s offer, issued during an interactive meeting with fish dealers in Monguno town during his visit that ended Saturday, aimed to enhance the trading of …

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Ogene Ogbunike Congratulates Elo Gwacham On Ndichie/Ogbuefi Traditional Title Conferment

  By Odera Dikeigbo  The world renowned Igbo culture promoter, veteran Journalist, and President of Association of Digital Media Core Advocates ADMCA Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili popularly referred to as Ogene Ogbunike, has congratulated Sir Elo Gwacham on his traditional title conferment by the Society of Ndichie/Ogbuefi, Osile Ogbunike,.Oyi LGA, Anambra State. Elo was among the …

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INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY HELPING TO SOLVE CHALLENGES IN AFRICA, SAYS OSINBAJO*

  _*VP adds: Continent must sustain momentum to realise potentials, play critical role in global future_ “The evidence all around us is that in the process of addressing its challenges, Africa is using the opportunities of the digital era quite innovatively. “It is imperative that we keep the momentum going so that the continent thrives, …

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SEN. TOLU ODEBIYI DISTRIBUTES FARM INPUTS TO OGUN WEST SMALLHOLDER FARMERS

  The Senator representing Ogun West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Tolu Odebiyi has called on government at all levels to pay serious attention to the agricultural sector in order to boost the nation’s economy, even as the Ogun West Senator noted that, constant investment in the smallholder farmers will ensure food security, …

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Harvest of Babies 2022: Miracles,Testimonies Extravaganza as Conference Ends.

*16yrs stroke gone, 22 year deaf open, and 4years blocked menstral circles flows. * About 50 miracles Babies were dedicated at the Thanksgiving service, *Gospel Act Gozie Okeke and Gabriel Peters dazzles faithful with praises and worship. The 2022 Annual Prophetic and Deliverance family Liberation program of Grace Nation International, Harvest of Babies came to …

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Bàale of Mamu land Hails Abiodun over appointments of new Accountant General, Solicitor General Others

The newly installed Baale of Mamu land, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Chief Fredrick Ayotokunbo Fadipe FIIP on Saturday hailed the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun for approving the appointment of eight new Permanent Secretaries and a new Accountant General for the State. The statement on the appointments was made known by the Governor’s Chief Press …

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Power Outages: NANS, CSOs calls for sack of TCN MD, says he lacks technical and Administrative competence

The Civil Society Coalition on Power Sector, National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS Senate) and Northern Youth Initiative for Peace and good Governance has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack, the Acting Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria, over the multiple instances of systems collapses, leading to power outage in several …

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