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Senate moves to set – up agency for repentant insurgents

ON Thursday, the Senate initiated a bill to institute an agency to rehabilitate, deradicalise and integrate repentant insurgents in the country. Ibrahim Gaidam, a Senator...

Security meeting didn’t discuss fate of service chiefs – National Security Adviser

THE National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, has denied that Thursday’s meeting of the National Security Council discussed the fate of the country’s service...

Nigerians, foreign nationals residing in Northern Cape Province of South Africa get 12 hours ultimatum to vacate region

NIGERIANS and other foreign nationals resident in South Africa’s Keimoes and Upington areas of Northern Cape Province were on Thursday morning were given 12...
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Oil prices rise beyond Nigeria’s 2020 budget benchmark as Iran, Trump trade threats

OIL prices rose a further two per cent on Monday, pushing Brent above 70 dollars a barrel, as rhetoric from the United States, Iran...

No more N100m subvention for states -JAMB

Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Wednesday, said that the board would no longer give the usual N100 million...

No, study does not show staring at women’s breasts prolongs lifespan …NAN shares two-decade-old hoax

A 20-year-old hoax suggesting that staring at female breasts has the effect of promoting longevity in men has been circulated by the News Agency...
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World Population Day: Nigeria has about 198m people

Dr GHAJI Bello, Director General of National Population Commission (NPoPC), on Wednesday, said the Commission would use electronic enumeration method to determine the actual...

Normal activities resume at ports after union suspends strike

THE Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says normal port activities had resumed following the suspension of a three-day strike by Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria...

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Heavy security, low turnout as Abuja-Kaduna train service resumes

HEAVY security presence was observed despite a low turnout of passengers as the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) resumed operation...

Children in need of unprecedented humanitarian aid since Second World War – UNICEF

MILLIONS of children globally are facing the most humanitarian needs since the end of the Second World War, United...

Chatham House: Tinubu promises student loan, technology hub for youths

FORMER Governor of Lagos state and presidential flagbearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, on Monday, December...

Reactions trail Reno Omokri’s protest as Tinubu addresses Chatham House

FORMER presidential aide Reno Omokri on Monday led a protest aimed at harassing All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Bola...

2023: IPOB says no plan to disrupt polls, denies attack on INEC facilities

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said it has no plans to disrupt the 2023 general elections in...
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No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said...

NDLEA declares Abuja drug baron wanted, arrests grandma, pregnant woman

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared...

EFCC to commence auction of forfeited items December 6

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will commence...

2023: Peter Obi promises to increase power generation to 25,000mw by 2025

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised...

NCC raises alarm over new phishing attacks, malware threats

THE Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team...
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