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Democracy Day: Twitter CEO Tweets Nigerian Flag
Democracy Day: Twitter CEO Tweets Nigeri...

Democracy Day: Twitter CEO Tweets Nigerian Flag

The Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, has tweeted the Nigerian flag on Saturday as the country marked its 2021 Democracy Day. Dorsey’s tweet, which was posted hours before the ongoing nationwide protests in Nigeria, has excited several Nigerians, leading to thousands of... read more »

Insecurity: We’ve Agreed to Start Taking Visible Actions – Obasanjo
Insecurity: We’ve Agreed to Start Taking...

Insecurity: We’ve Agreed to Start Taking Visible Actions – Obasanjo

Arising from their Abuja meeting, elder statesmen in the country under the auspices of Committee for the Goodness of Nigeria, CGN, have refused to publicize the outcome of their meeting. Commenting on the resolution, former President Olusegun Obasanjo told reporters on Abuja that the CGN had agreed... read more »

June 12 Protests: US Issues Directive to...

June 12 Protests: US Issues Directive to Citizens

The United States Mission in Nigeria has asked her citizens not to get involved in the planned protests across Nigeria on June 12. This follows the planned protest announced by various groups on June 12, designated as Democracy Day. In an advisory to its citizens in Nigeria, the US embassy advised... read more »

Nigerians Must Stand Against Insurrectionists, Killers – Tinubu
Nigerians Must Stand Against Insurrectio...

Nigerians Must Stand Against Insurrectionists, Killers – Tinubu

As Nigeria marks Democracy Day today, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has urged Nigerians to stand against insurrectionists and killers destroying the country’s democratic institutions. Tinubu said this in a statement he signed on Friday titled, ‘June... read more »

FG, South-East Leaders Commit to Unity, ...

FG, South-East Leaders Commit to Unity, Stability of Region, Nigeria

… Zone disowns calls for secession A delegation from the Federal Government led by the Minister of Defence, Retired Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi, Governors of the five States of the South-East and other leaders of political, religious and traditional institutions in the zone rose from a closed-door... read more »

FULL TEXT: Buhari’s Democracy Day Message

FULL TEXT: Buhari’s Democracy Day Message

Fellow Nigerians, I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a victory for one people, one country and one Nigeria. 2. As with... read more »

Why Falcons Fell Short Against Jamaica – Waldrum

Why Falcons Fell Short Against Jamaica – Waldrum

Head coach of the Super Falcons of Nigeria, Randy Waldrum has defended his team’s poor showing and shock defeat against Jamaica, at the four-man Summer Series tournament hosted by the... read more »

Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning

Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning

The Presidency has debunked reports that President Muhammadu Buhari made reference to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, when he mentioned Lagos in his... read more »

Reps Scraps Plan to Stop One-Year National Youth Scheme

Reps Scraps Plan to Stop One-Year National Youth Scheme

The House of Representative Committee on Youths has clarified that there is no plan to discard the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC. This was disclosed by the chairman of the committee,... read more »

Femi Adesina: Let’s Garland Ben Ayade

Femi Adesina: Let’s Garland Ben Ayade

I felt like embracing Governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade, a couple of weeks back when he left the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Was that because I... read more »