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Major shake-up as IGP appoints AIG Longe as Force Secretary
Inspector – General of Police Kayode Egbetokun has approved the posting of two senior officers to strategic positions within the Police Force as part of ongoing efforts to bolster the... The post Major shake-up as IGP appoints AIG Longe as Force Secretary appeared first on The Nation Newspaper.
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Death toll in Kano mosque explosion hits 21
The death toll in the Kano mosque explosion has risen from 17 to 21, it was learnt on Tuesday. Thirty-eight-year-old Shafi’u Abubakar attacked a mosque at Gezawa area of Kano... The post Death toll in Kano mosque explosion hits 21 appeared first on The Nation Newspaper.
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Atiku jealous of Tinubu’s achievements, says APC
In a scathing response to recent criticisms, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of being blinded by political envy over the impressive achievements of... The post Atiku jealous of Tinubu’s achievements, says APC appeared first on The Nation Newspaper.
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Tyson says he feels '100%' after plane health scare
Mike Tyson insisted on Tuesday he felt "100%" despite a recent health scare as he prepares for his July bout against Youtuber Jake Paul. The post Tyson says he feels '100%' after plane health scare appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Table Tennis: Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri reclaims top spot in Africa
Despite dropping by a step, Egypt’s Dina Meshref held on to the top spot in Africa as the 24th-best player in the world in the women’s category. The post Table Tennis: Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri reclaims top spot in Africa appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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EFCC arrests 7 over alleged illegal mining activities in Ilorin
 Operatives of the Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested seven suspects over alleged in illegal mining in Kwara. Its Spokesman, Dele Oyewale, said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. Oyewale said the commission also arrested two other suspects for allegedly offering N1.2 million bribe to compromise [...] The post EFCC arrests 7 over alleged illegal mining activities in Ilorin first appeared on Prompt News.
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Tinubu’s Promise To Revive Economy Unfulfilled After One Year In Office – Atiku
Atiku made the comment in his appraisal of President Tinubu's one year in office. The post Tinubu’s Promise To Revive Economy Unfulfilled After One Year In Office – Atiku appeared first on Channels Television.
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BREAKING: Presidency Dissociates President Tinubu From Wednesday’s Joint NASS Session
May 28, (THEWILL) – The Presidency has dissociated President Bola Tinubu from the joint session of the National Assembly event scheduled for Wednesday, May 29, to mark 25 years of unbroken democracy in Nigeria. A statement by Ajuri Ngelale, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, described as false, the information that […] The post BREAKING: Presidency Dissociates President Tinubu From Wednesday’s Joint NASS Session appeared first on THEWILL NEWS MEDIA.
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Naira static at N1,339.33 against dollar at official market
The Naira on Tuesday traded at same rate of N1,339.33 to a dollar at the official market. Data from the official trading platform of the FMDQ Exchange, a platform that oversees the Nigerian Autonomous Foreign Exchange Market (NAFEM), revealed that the Naira remained static. This indicated that the local currency neither gained nor lost as [...] The post Naira static at N1,339.33 against dollar at official market first appeared on Prompt News.
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NNMA Strengthens Ties With Nile University To Host Award Winners’ Lecture
ABUJA – The Acting Secretary of the Nigerian National Merit Award (NNMA) has strengthened ties with Nile University of Nigeria, a renowned institution known for its quality education and continued investment in academic research and innovations. The Acting Secretary of NNMA, Mrs Mercy Matilda Musa Moro’a during a courtesy visit to the Vice Chancellor of […]
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How Nigerian fans pit me against other female artistes – Tiwa Savage
Nigerian singer and songwriter , Tiwa Savage has claimed that she is constantly being pitted against other female artists by overzealous fans.
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Oyo Govt approves N600m tractorisation subsidy for farmers
The Oyo State Government on Tuesday, approved N600 million as tractorisation subsidy to support farmers in the state. The state Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Olasunkanmi Olaleye, said this on Tuesday in Ibadan while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the weekly State Executive Council meeting. Olaleye said the gesture would encourage farmers to expand their [...] The post Oyo Govt approves N600m tractorisation subsidy for farmers first appeared on Prompt News.
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Tinubu says to sustain investments in infrastructure
Presidential spokesman Ajuri Ngelale, in the statement on Tuesday in Abuja, said the project would serve as a critical artery connecting major areas within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The post Tinubu says to sustain investments in infrastructure appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Drama As Federal Court Orders Eviction Of Emir Sanusi After State Court Halted His Eviction
A Federal High Court sitting in Kano on Tuesday ordered the eviction of the reinstated Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, from Gidan Rumfa Palace. This was coming after a Kano High Court restrained the police, the state Security Service, and the Nigerian Military from evicting the reinstated Emir. The Federal court also ordered the […] The post Drama As Federal Court Orders Eviction Of Emir Sanusi After State Court Halted His Eviction first appeared on OsunDefender.
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Reckitt Benckiser Bullish On Nigeria, Assures Tinubu Of Increased Investments
President Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday, received assurances from Reckitt Benckiser, the global fast-moving consumer goods company, that they will continue to grow their investments in Nigeria. Receiving a delegation from Reckitt Benckiser led by the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Kris Licht, and Chief Olu Falomo, Chairman of Reckitt Benckiser Nigeria Limited, the President lauded the […]
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‘We have constructed over 600km of road in Ogun – Gov Abiodun
Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State said his administration has constructed over 600 kilometres of road since his inception in office. Abiodun noted that these roads were the fulfilment of promises made during his campaign. The governor, who spoke on Tuesday while commissioning a newly constructed hospital road in Ogijo, Sagamu local government area of […] ‘We have constructed over 600km of road in Ogun – Gov Abiodun
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Michael Olise: What Super Eagles legend said about EPL star playing for Nigeria
Amid ceaseless talks of Michael Olise committing his international future to Nigeria, Mutiu Adepoju has branded the 22-year-old an exciting prospect.
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Tinubu to inaugurate more strategic projects
President Bola Tinubu has embarked on the inauguration of strategic projects across the country. Tinubu's spokesperson, Ajuri Ngelale, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, stating that the project is in furtherance of the president commitment to delivering good governance. Ngelale also revealed that more transformative projects will be inaugurated by the president’s administration for […] The post Tinubu to inaugurate more strategic projects appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Blue economy targets N2trn annual revenue by 2027- Oyetola
The Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy says it is implementing a 3-pronged strategy that will increase its revenue generation to N2 trillion per annum by 2027. Marine and Blue Economy Minister, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola, disclosed this at the ministerial press briefing on the administration of President Bola Tinubu sectorial update. “A key measure of [...] The post Blue economy targets N2trn annual revenue by 2027- Oyetola first appeared on Prompt News.
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Naira static at N1,339 against dollar
The naira on Tuesday traded at the same rate of N1,339.33 to a dollar at the official market. Data from the official trading platform of the FMDQ Exchange, a platform that oversees the Nigerian Autonomous Foreign Exchange Market, NAFEM, revealed that the naira remained static. This indicated that the local currency neither gained nor lost […] Naira static at N1,339 against dollar
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See the trending clips of Luchy Donalds new house as she relocates to Lagos
Nollywood actress Luchy Donalds recently took to her Instagram page to announce that she's now a homeowner in Lekki as she relocates to Lagos from Asaba.
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Sunshine Queens target Honey Badgers fall in Aba
Sunshine Queens assistant coach, Shola Oyewusi, is optimistic that the team can progress to the next stage of the 2024 Women’s President Federation Cup. The Owena Whales will face Honey Badgers in the Round of 16 of the competition at the Enyimba International Stadium on Wednesday. Oyewusi stated that the team will be psyched up […] Sunshine Queens target Honey Badgers fall in Aba
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Ballon d’Or 2024: They’re incredible – Valverde hails two players who deserve to win award
Real Madrid midfielder Federico Valverde has insisted that his teammates, Jude Bellingham and Vinicius Junior, both deserve the 2024 Ballon d’Or award. Valverde, who described both players as incredible, jokingly said that he would split the Ballon d’Or in half and give it to Bellingham and Vinicius. In a live chat with fans on The […] Ballon d’Or 2024: They’re incredible – Valverde hails two players who deserve to win award
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Death Toll In Kano Mosque Attack Rises To 21 – Resident
The community continues to call for justice and support for the victims and their families as they navigate through this tragic period. The post Death Toll In Kano Mosque Attack Rises To 21 – Resident appeared first on Channels Television.
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Pandemic Treaty Negotiations: Nigeria seeks fair agreement at World Health Assembly
The instrument, also called ‘the accord’, aims to improve prevention, preparedness, and response to future pandemics at a global level. The post Pandemic Treaty Negotiations: Nigeria seeks fair agreement at World Health Assembly appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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May 30: Enugu State Govt Frowns At IPOB’s Attempt To Scuttle WAEC Exams
ENUGU – The Enugu State Government notes with deep concern the statement credited to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IBOB) directing the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to postpone the General Mathematics (Theory and Objectives) examinations scheduled for Thursday, May 30, 2024, which the IPOB had designated “Biafra Heroes Day.” This was contained in a […]
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President Federation Cup: ‘We’ll defeat Kwara Utd’ – Abia Warriors skipper Njoku
Abia Warriors captain Augustine Njoku has promised an explosive encounter against Kwara United in the President Federation Cup Round of 16 fixture. Njoku said the team had adequately prepared for the match. Abia Warriors and Kwara United will clash at the Remo Stars Stadium in Ikenne on Wednesday. “Since the competition started, we have been […] President Federation Cup: ‘We’ll defeat Kwara Utd’ – Abia Warriors skipper Njoku
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One year in office: I owe my responsibility to Abians, nobody else – Gov Otti
The Governor of Abia State, Alex Otti, in commemoration of his first anniversary in office, on Tuesday, held a town hall meeting with the people and stakeholders of Abia Central, comprising Umuahia North, Ikwuano, Umuahia South, Isialangwa North, and South and Osisioma Local Government Areas. The ceremony took place at the International Conference Center Ogurube […] One year in office: I owe my responsibility to Abians, nobody else – Gov Otti
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Charly Boy under fire for questioning Wole Soyinka’s mental health
In a statement on Instagram, Charly Boy expressed concerns about Soyinka's age, suggesting that at nearly 90 years old, brain loss might be expected.
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Hajj 2024: FCT pilgrims lament poor meals, accommodation in Makkah
Tribune Online Hajj 2024: FCT pilgrims lament poor meals, accommodation in Makkah Nigerian pilgrims in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, under the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board for this year’s Hajj, on Tuesday, complained about the quality of food they were served and accommodation provided for them at the Nama Al- Asriya Hotel. According to some of them who spoke with journalists and pleaded anonymity so […] Hajj 2024: FCT pilgrims lament poor meals, accommodation in Makkah Tribune Online
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Lagos Public Procurement Agency generates N1.9bn in one year
A breakdown shows that the agency raked in N335,108,337.88 from registration of service providers; N330,749,419.29 from renewal of registration and N1,253,083,018.64 from administrative fee.
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Nigeria’s New Oil Reforms To Provide Conducive Environment For Companies – Tinubu
President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday said the three Executive Orders on oil and gas reforms which he signed into law will make Nigeria’s petroleum sector globally competitive. The President made the affirmation during a meeting with a delegation from ExxonMobil Upstream Company, led by its President, Liam Mallon in Abuja. Tinubu, in a statement by […]
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Jumia launches integrated warehouse to boost efficiency, delivery experience
Jumia Nigeria, an e-commerce platform on Tuesday announced the launch of a new integrated warehouse and logistics network facility to boost efficiency and delivery experience. Mr Sunil Natraj, the Chief Executive Officer of Jumia Nigeria, said this during the launch of the new Jumia warehouse on Tuesday in Lagos. He said the integrated warehouse spanned [...] The post Jumia launches integrated warehouse to boost efficiency, delivery experience first appeared on Prompt News.
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Umahi denies snubbing journalists at Abuja meeting
The Minister of Works, David Umahi has refuted media reports that he walked out on pressmen during a meeting at the ministry’s conference room on Tuesday in Abuja. The minister was reported to have abruptly exited the conference room where the correspondents who had waited for over 50 minutes were gathered, asserting that the press was Read More
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‘I wish I was there to protect him’ – 14-year-old daughter of slain father
Her slain father was shot dead by suspected kidnappers while driving to his farm along the airport road in Uyo. The post ‘I wish I was there to protect him’ – 14-year-old daughter of slain father appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Doing Good Against All Odds: Legit.ng Reinforces Commitment to Change Lives through Storytelling, in Recent Partnership
Legit.ng recently partnered with top media personality, Temi Badru, to drive awareness about her new docuseries, “Against All Odds”, which premiered on Workers' Day.
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