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INEC presents N1.9m cheque to family of deceased corps member

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Imdependent National Electoral Commission The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented a cheque of N1.9 million to the family of Late Miss Kemisola Adeniran, a corps member...

Wed Nov 20th, 2019     Read More →

LAUTECH lecturers begin 10-day warning strike over unpaid salaries

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By Ola Ajayi The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) branch, has begun a 10-day warning strike over their unpaid arrears. The Academic...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Gidi Giants debut as Temple Jam Basketball competition dunks off

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A new basketball club, Gidi Giants, wil be launched today when the Temple Jam Basketball Tournament tips off. The invitational basketball tournament, which will feature seven Nigerian clubs and...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Halt passage of Hate Speech bill, Clerics urge NASS

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NASS Pastor Benjamin Olayiwola, Chairman, Oyo State Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has urged the National Assembly to halt the passage of the Hate Speech bill religious, political and...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Oyo: Coalition partners query Makinde’s sharing formula, demand more places

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[FILES] Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo. Photo/Twitter/SeyiAMakinde• Coalition Is Work In Progress – Ayorinde On March 2, this year, exactly a week to the governorship election, major...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Makinde, Wada escape attack

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Seyi Makinde. Photo; TWITTER/SEYIAMAKINDEOyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in today’s governorship election in Kogi State, Mr Musa...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

‘Manner of Appeal Court judgment delivery not unusual’

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It is because the conduct of elections, announcement, and declaration of results are codified, as well as the fact that the resolution of disputes arising from elections are embodied in the...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Woman locked up for 2 years by brother in Kaduna regains freedom

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A Kaduna based NGO, Arida Relief Foundation and a team of policeman have secured the release of a woman, Hassana Sale, who was locked up in a dark room at their family residence for two years, to...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal Court faults Seyi Makinde's victory at tribunal

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Court of Appeals sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State, has faulted the ruling of the Oyo State Governorship Election Tribunal. Justice Yahaya, the lead judge of the four-man panel, on Monday declared that...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Why I declared free education in Oyo ― Seyi Makinde

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Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State Oyo State governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, on Sunday, said his decision to declare free education in the state was in recognition of the huge part that education had played...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Makinde urges parents to prioritise children’s education

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Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo. Photo/Twitter/SeyiAMakinde Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has urged parents and guardians to prioritise the education of their children and wards. Makinde made the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

NNRA tasks radiation Officers on nuclear safety measures

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Acting Director-General, Nigeria Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA), Dr. Idris Yau, has charged radiation safety officers in the Oil and Gas Industry to always comply with international standard...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Dangote to repair Abuja Stadium

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The football pitch of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium will get a major facelift with the implementation of the Adopt-A-Pitch Campaign by the ministry of youth and sports. The youth and sports...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

Abiola Ajimobi’s daughter tops list of aides sacked by president

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Abiola Ajimobi. Photo: REPORTBarely 24 hours after reports of the disengagement of 35 aides in the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo allegedly on the orders of President Muhammadu Buhari,...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria’s Democratic process should recognise value of women’s participation

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Fijabi Ms Mufuliat Fijabi is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigeria Women Trust Fund (NWTF). In this interview with LEO SOBECHI, she stressed the need for the Independent National...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →