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Wike imposes Curfew on Rivers’ Boundaries
Wike imposes Curfew on Rivers’ Boundarie...

Wike imposes Curfew on Rivers’ Boundaries

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has imposed night curfew on  the borders Rivers shares with Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa and Imo states, following recent attacks and killings of security operatives  by  gunmen. The governor in a broadcast on Tuesday, said the curfew would take effect from today by... read more »

LAUTECH gets Acting VC
LAUTECH gets Acting VC

LAUTECH gets Acting VC

The Deputy Vice Chancellor of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo, State, Prof. Mojeed Olaide Liasu, has been appointed as the acting Vice Chancellor. He is a Professor of Plant Physiology, Department of Pure and Applied Biology. It was earlier reported that the former... read more »

No COVID-19 death recorded in Nine Days - NCDC
No COVID-19 Deaths Recorded in Nine Days...

No COVID-19 Deaths Recorded in Nine Days – NCDC

The Nigerian Center for Disease Control reported zero COVID-19-related deaths for the ninth consecutive day as the nation’s fatality toll remains 2,061. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the country last registered a... read more »

Bayelsa NUJ decries Intimidation of Journalists
Bayelsa NUJ decries Intimidation of Jour...

Bayelsa NUJ decries Intimidation of Journalists

Chairman of the Bayelsa State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Samuel Numonengi, has decried intimidation and harassment of journalists in the country. He said the trend should be nipped in the bud insisting that journalists are in dire need of support to discharge their... read more »

Ohanaeze warns FG Against embarking on Unwinnable War
Ohanaeze warns FG Against embarking on U...

Ohanaeze warns FG Against embarking on Unwinnable War

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide on Thursday said those encroaching on land in Alaigbo were provoking their people and Igbo deities. Ohanaeze President General, Prof. George Obiozor, who stated this during a press conference in Enugu, declared that “there is no ‘No Man’s Land’ in Igbo... read more »

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JAMB warns Universities against illegal Admissions

JAMB Scraps use of Email for UTME, Direct Entry Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has announced that the use of email would no longer be required for the processing of registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation... read more »

OPC Replies Dambazau, says ex-minister lost touch with reality

OPC Replies Dambazau, says Ex-Minister Lost Touch with Reality

The O’odua People’s Congress has attacked a former Chief of Army Staff and Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), for comparing it with the terrorist group, Boko... read more »

Lagos State Govt. eases Restrictions on Social gatherings, Event Centres

Lagos State Govt. Eases Restrictions on Social Gatherings, Event Centres

The Lagos State Government has eased restrictions on social gatherings and event centres across the state. This was contained in a press statement titled ‘Lagos State Government eases... read more »

Ezekwesili Threatens to Sue Omojuwa

Ezekwesili Threatens to Sue Omojuwa

A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has threatened to sue a blogger and social media influencer, Japheth Omojuwa, for alleged impersonation. Ezekwesili, in a letter by her... read more »

Osinbajo Calls on Media to fight Fake News

Osinbajo Calls on Media to fight Fake News

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN)  has called on the media to join the fight against fake news. Osinbajo noted that the systemic rot engendered by secrecy and opacity in governance was no longer... read more »