Akpabio asks NASS to check abuses in budgets of NDDC

Pondei threatens to quit if corruption allegations are proven By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu On the last day of the investigative public hearing carried out by the Senate Ad- hoc committee on alleged N40billion financial recklessness by the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between January More...

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Ondo: APC screening C’ttee disqualifies Abraham, clears eleven others

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Ahead of governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state, the screening committee set up by the Caretaker committee of the party has disqualified Segun Abraham, More...

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Military air raid kill 8 high profile bandits’, several others in Zamfara

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Nigerian Military said 8 notable armed bandit leaders and several of their fighters have been neutralized in air strikes executed by the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji More...

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Troops rescue 3 kidnapped victims in Kaduna

3 kidnapped victims in Kaduna By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Nigerian Military said its troops of Operation Thunder Strike rescued 3 kidnapped victim from bandits’ in kaduna state. The military in a statement issued More...

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NHRC, NPF set to tackle rape, SGBV cases

  By Albert Akota The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) have set modalities in place to strengthen their collaboration in dealing with cases of rape and other Sexual More...

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N2.3 tr stimulus: 36 govs to meet Osinbajo over economic sustainability c’ttee

Advocate revitalization of Mortgage Bank Govs will be part of the plan, says VP By Lateef Ibrahim and Sunday Ode, Abuja Governors of the 36 states of the federation, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, More...

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…Govs will be part of the plan, says VP

Meanwhile, some State Governors may soon join in the membership of the Economic Sustainability Committee as the implementation of the Sustainability Plan proceeds. This hint was dropped by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, More...

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Dankwambo heads Ondo Ward Congresses Electoral Appeal panel

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja Immediate past Governor of Gombe State, Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo has been named as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ward Congress Electoral Appeal Panel The Panel is mandated More...

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Buhari mourns Coulibaly, Ivorian Prime Minister

By Egena Sunday Ode President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed grief over the death of Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly of Cote d’Ivoire and a candidate for October’s presidential election. This was contained More...

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Nigeria develops COVID-19 testing kit

By Sunday Ode The Federal Government has announced the indigenous development and validation of RNA Swift, a test kit for the identification of SARS-CoV-2, the causative agent for COVID-19, to accelerate the capacity More...