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Expert advices lawmakers to pass ‘Whistle Blower Protection Bill’

While the Federal Government basks in the success of the whistle blowing policy, there is the urgent need to ensure that the programme is...

UN hails Nigeria’s fight against terrorism

UN agency on counter-terrorism has praised Nigeria for its stand against terrorism and described the country as active member and long-standing partner in counter-terrorism...

Photos: Freed chibok schoolgirls reunites with families after 3 years

The 82 Nigerian schoolgirls recently released after more than three years in Boko Haram captivity reunited with their families for the first time Saturday,...

“Shame to those wishing death for Buhari”

The president spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, has published an article, "They learnt Nothing and forgot nothing", where he said shame to those wishing death...

Lawmakers summons Emefiele, Magu, others over ₦12bn virtual currency scheme

Nigeria lawmakers, yesterday, summoned Mr Godwin Emefiele, Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial...

Aisha Buhari launches a 50-bed clinic in Daura

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, yesterday, laid the foundation for a 50-bed clinic in her husband’s home town, Daura, Katsina State, for women...

Life and times of actress Moji Olaiya described as radiant

The life and times of actress Moji Olaiya has been coloured by her radiant and delectable acts as an actress.She was born into the...

JAMB: 1, 048, 914 results released, as registration date extends

Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, yesterday in Lagos said that out of the 1,648,429 million candidates writing the ongoing...

Senate assures ‘amendments in electoral law’ will eliminate rigging, violence, others

Leader of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the recent amendments made to the electoral law and the other improvements which...

Actress Moji Olaiya is dead, Nollywood mourns

Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya is dead.The Nollywood actress popular for her roles in numerous Yoruba movies and Wale Adenuga’s ‘No Pain, No Gain’ has...

Saraki seeks global effort against terrorism, illegal migration

President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has called for concerted efforts by the international community to tackle terrorism, poverty and illegal migration.Saraki in...

Chibok girl escapes Boko Haram, says Presidency

Another Nigerian schoolgirl from the kidnapped group known as the "Chibok girls" has escaped from her captivity by Islamist insurgency Boko Haram, a presidential...

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