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Again, ASUU Threatens Strike Over Payment Platforms, MoU implementation, Others
Again, ASUU Threatens Strike Over Paymen...

Again, ASUU Threatens Strike Over Payment Platforms, MoU implementation, Ot...

The Federal Government has debunked allegations that it had reneged on its agreements with the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. This was disclosed by the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Education, Ben Gong, in an interview with Punch in Abuja on Tuesday. Gong explained why the Federal... read more »

Why Buhari Can’t Stop Persistent Medical Visits To UK – Presidency
Why Buhari Can’t Stop Persistent Medical...

Why Buhari Can’t Stop Persistent Medical Visits To UK – Presidency

The Presidency has adduced the rationale behind President Muhammadu Buhari’s persistent medical visits to London, United Kingdom, saying he had maintained a medical team for over 40 years. The Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the president, Femi Adesina, said that given the length of... read more »

Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo
Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo

Seven Navy Operatives Abducted in Edo

Seven officers of the Nigerian Navy have been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in Edo State. Reports say the officers were ambushed and abducted along Sapele-Warri road while travelling to Delta State from Kaduna State. The incident was confirmed by the State Police Public Relations... read more »

Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Narrowly Lose To USA
Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Nar...

Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Narrowly Lose To USA

D’Tigress fell to a 81-72 defeat to the United States of America in their opening game at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Tuesday morning. The Nigerian Ladies put up a brave fight in the encounter but struggled to contain the Americans who has much bigger players in their team. It was the 50th... read more »

NPA Boss Vows To Make Seaports World Class
NPA Boss Vows To Make Seaports World Cla...

NPA Boss Vows To Make Seaports World Class

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, Mr. Mohammed Bello-Koko, has pledged that his leadership would enforce international best practices in dealing with ships and cargoes at the country’s seaports. He made the pledge in a statement issued on Tuesday in Lagos signed by Mr Olaseni... read more »

Sunday Igboho Set To Be Transferred To Different Facility As Lawyers Allege Right Abuse

Sunday Igboho Set To Be Transferred To Different Facility As Lawyers Allege Right Abuse

The Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, is set to be transferred to another detention facility following a court order. The Cour D’Appel De Cotonou... read more »

Sunday Igboho Granted Access To Medical Doctors In Benin Republic

Sunday Igboho Granted Access To Medical Doctors In Benin Republic   

Embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho, has been granted permission to seek medical care which gives his doctors access to him in custody. The permission was... read more »

 Baptist School Students: Bandits Hold Back 87 Students After Collecting N50m Ransom

Baptist School Students: Bandits Hold Back 87 Students After Collecting N50m Ransom

Twenty-eight students out of the 121 students who were abducted from Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, were freed on Sunday after being held captive for 20 days. The students were... read more »

 Names Of 10 Journalists Approved Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Disclosed AS FG Limits Press Presence

Names Of 10 Journalists Approved Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Disclosed AS FG Limits Press Presence...

Ahead of the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu on Monday (today), names of the few media houses and journalists approved to cover the proceedings... read more »

CBN Comments On Nigerian Banks Safety

CBN Comments On Nigerian Banks Safety

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has allayed the fears in some quarters over the safety of Nigerian banks assuring the safety and soundness of Deposit Money Banks and other financial institutions... read more »