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How private universities can stand out — Prof Adedimeji

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The newly-appointed Vice-Chancellor, Ahman Pategi University, Pategi in Kwara State, Professor Mahfouz Adedimeji, in this interview, speaks on his vision for the young university and how he hopes...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Ship Pollution: NIMASA to ensure availability of sulphur compliant fuel

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The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has said it is determined to ensure availability of marine fuels that comply with the regulation by the International Maritime...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

UBEC decries slow pace of accessing N41bn funds by states

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The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has disclosed that about N41.06 billion matching grant has remained unaccessed by the 36 states and Federal Capital Territory. Executive Secretary...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa rejoins Kano Pillars

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Nigeria Super Eagles Player, Ahmed Musa PHOTO:Getty imagesSuper Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has rejoined Kano Pillars FC more than 10 years after he left the club. x Musa will be with the Pillars...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

New ‘Nigerian COVID’ strain jolts UK city after rise in cases

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• How pandemic opened up talents of Nigerian scientists, by Buhari • Ramadan: WHO warns of a possible surge in COVID-19 pandemic • 2% of 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

DSO will create one million jobs in three years, says Mohammed

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[files] Nigeria’s Information Minister Lai Mohammed. Photos/FMICNIGERIAMinister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the new digital switchover (DSO) will generate...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Amended broadcasting code yielding results – Lai Mohammed

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[FILES] Lai Mohammed. Photo: TWITTER/FMICNIGERIAThe Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the amendments made to National Broadcasting Code to reposition the sector have...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Rainstorm destroys another school building in Kwara

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Part of the school building destroyed by rainstorm. PHOTO: NANRainstorm accompanied by downpour has destroyed virtually all the buildings at the Government Day Secondary School, (GDSS), Okekere...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Lagos, Edo for football finals as Eko, Bayelsa, Gombe battle for basketball gold

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Team Lagos girls applauding the fans after beating Team Kaduna 4-0 in the football event of the on-going National Sports Festival… at the weekend Lagos and Edo states will meet in the...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

CDN Oil boss, Nwokolo assures of quality, affordability despite rise in global price of base oil

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Nigeria’s fast growing lubricants and engine oil firm, CDN Oil and Lubricants Limited has assured its customers of quality and affordable engine solutions despite the global spike in the...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Zulum restates faith in one indivisible Nigeria

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The governor appealed to those fomenting trouble in parts of the country to desist forthwith and allow peace to reign, adding that nobody could predict what would happen in times of crises. He...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

Kwara govt. acquires inverter freezers to preserve vaccines

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The Kwara government has acquired interverter freezers, generators and stabilizers for the State Cold Store, to preserve vaccines across the 16 Local Government Areas. Dr Nusirat Elelu, Executive...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

All hands must be on deck to protect integrity of journalists – Osoba

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ABUJA -FORMER governor of Ogun State,Aremo Olusegun Osoba, has tasked journalists to strive for excellence in the journalism practice just as he said all hands must be on deck to protect the...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria needs more varsities, 197 not enough, says minister

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Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has said that the number of universities in the country is too small, given the nation’s population. He made the comment, yesterday, at the...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →

Investors fleeing mining sites as bandits seize control 

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Nigeria is losing huge revenue as bandits infiltrate mining sites causing investors to flee the sector. Experts have warned that if the criminalities continue unabated, the global mining...

Fri Apr 9th, 2021     Read More →