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Support group endorses Sule for second term

Ahead of 2023 elections, a support group, Governor A. A. Sule Continuity Volunteers Group, has commenced strategies for the re-election bid of Nasarawa State governor for second term in office. The group, held a meeting preparatory to hosting an endorsement rally to prevail on Engineer Abdullahi A. Sule, to seek re-election, in Lafia, on Saturday. […]

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Eggon Youth Movement now have new executives

The Eggon Youth Movement (EYM) Worldwide, a socio-cultural group has, today Saturday, elected its new executive members to pilot the affairs of the group for the next 4 years. The election, which was keenly contested among the youths of the sociocultural group, saw Isaac Kigbu emerged president and was held at Nasarawa Eggon RCM Primary […]

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AFENIFERE’S TRIBUTE TO FMR DEP GOV OF CBN, DR OBADIAH MAILAFIA AS WRITTEN BY Dr Akin Fapohunda

On a personal note, Obadiah is friend and brother. He affectionally calls me EGBON– very big brother in Yoruba language. He makes the gesture of prostrating whengreeting me on the occasions that we met in person. He exhibits the trait that isembodied in the OMOLUABI ethos of the Yoruba Nation. He may have been born […]

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Gov Sule reiterates LG autonomy, charges chairmen on transparency… To appoint overseers at Development Areas soon

Nasarawa State governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has reiterated the determination of his administration to grant full autonomy to the local government councils in the state, stressing that elected local government chairmen are free to manage the resources of the councils without due interference. Engineer Sule made this known when he hosted the maiden meeting with […]

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Anambra 2021: IPC establishes Special Journalists’ Safety Monitoring, Alert Desk…….issues advisory on coverage

Less than 24 hours to the Anambra State governorship election on Saturday, November 6, 2021, the International Press Centre (IPC) Lagos-Nigeria, has announced the establishment of a Special Journalists’ Safety Monitoring and Alert Desk for Journalists and other media professionals covering the poll. Read the full-text below. IPC Executive Director, Mr. Lanre Arogundade, said the […]

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Foreign News

US military apologizes for drone strike in Kabul

The U.S. military has apologized for its drone strike at Kabul in August that killed 10 civilians not with exception to seven children, describing it a ‘tragic mistake”. After a review, the Pentagon had said in a statement that the attack was made to target an Islamic State suicide bomber who posed an imminent threat […]

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Ikoyi Building Collapse: Developer, friend’s lifeless bodies recovered, death toll hits 40

The lifeless bodies of the Managing Director, Fourscore Heights Limited, Mr Femi Osibona, and his friend, a United States of America-based Nigerian businessman, Wale Bob-Oseni, have been recovered from the collapsed 21-storey building along Gerrard Road, Ikoyi area of Lagos State. Their dead bodies were recovered during the recovery operation at the scene of the […]

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Sports

Jon Mikel Obi sacks by club, Kuwait SC

Former Super Eagles captain, Jon Mikel Obi has had his $4m two-year contract terminated by his club, Kuwait SC. Recalled, the former Chelsea player, Mikel, joined Kuwait SC during the summer transfer season from Stoke City, after he cancelled the contract of extension earlier signed with the England’s championship side. According to totorinews, Mikel John […]

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NUJ rebukes lawmaker over detention of Journalist

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Thursday, has condemned the intimidation and detention of a journalist, Mr Jide Babalola, Senior Special Assistant to the Deputy Senate President on Print Media at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja. Mr. Babalola was illegally detained for over two hours by the National Assembly Police Division on the instruction of […]

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COVID-19: NIGERIA Update: 2 deaths, 87 new cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced two deaths and 87 new confirm cases of coronaviruses as on Thursday. According to the NCDC official website today, Friday the 87 new infections on Thursday were a decrease from the 209 infections reported on Wednesday. It says the new infections were recorded in seven states […]

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COVID-19 NIGERIA Update

On the 3rd of November 2021, 209 new confirmed cases and 1 death were recorded NCDC website Till date, 212,359 cases have been confirmed, 204,010 cases have been discharged and 2,900 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The 209 new cases are reported from 12 States- Gombe (109), FCT […]

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Breaking: Islamic cleric kidnap a 4-year-old cousin in Katsina

A 39-year-old Islamic cleric, Jamilu Idris, has been nabbed by the Katsina State Police command for kidnapping his 4-year-old cousin. Briefing newsmen on behalf of the Commissioner of Police, Katsina State Command, CP Sanusi Buba at Police Headquarters Katsina, Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah said the Command in its fight against crime and […]