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Trouble ahead as APC reviews membership nationwide

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When the pioneer national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, dismissed the party’s ongoing membership registration and revalidation exercise as an...

Wed Feb 10th, 2021     Read More →

N-Power: 30,000 beneficiaries hired as agric enumerators N-power – Presidency

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The Presidency says no fewer than 30,000 erstwhile N-Power beneficiaries have been hired as agric enumerators. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the N-Power, cash-for-work programme,...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Coronavirus: NCDC records 643 Infections, 6 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 643 new cases of coronavirus COVID-19, bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 140,391. The NCDC disclosed this on...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Kwara lecturer remanded in EFCC custody over romance scam

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A lecturer of the Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa, Opashola Abdullahi, has been remanded in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for attempting to...

Mon Feb 8th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 506 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 506 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 139,748. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Mon Feb 8th, 2021     Read More →

Game against Heartland is a must win for Us, says MFM’s Ogwu

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Clement Ogwu hopes MFM FC claim three points by beating Heartland FC in today’s duel at the Temple Stadium in Agege It is a homecoming game for Heartland FC’s coach, Fidelis...

Sun Feb 7th, 2021     Read More →

Glitz, glamour as Omu-Aran social club marks Golden Jubilee in style

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• Oba Abdulraheem Oladele Adeoti, the Olomu of Omu-Aran (left); House of Rep. Member (Irepodun, Isin, Ekiti and Oke-Ero, Kwara State), Hon. Tunji Olawuyi Ajuloopin; Olofa of Offa, Oba...

Sun Feb 7th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 1,624 new COVID-19 infections, 9 more deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,624 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 137,754. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Sat Feb 6th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 14 deaths, 1,340 new Infections in one day

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NCDC worker. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEI The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,340 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infected people in the...

Fri Feb 5th, 2021     Read More →

FRSC, road users disagree on cause of crashes on Kwara roads

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Two recent car accidents at different spots within Kwara State that claimed over 30 lives have pitted the state branch of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) against the officials of the National...

Thu Feb 4th, 2021     Read More →

FEC approves 20 private universities

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday approved the establishment of 20 private universities in the country. Minister of Education, Adamu...

Wed Feb 3rd, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 1,634 new infections, toll now 133,552

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,634 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 133,552. The NCDC disclosed this...

Wed Feb 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Kwara State reclaims Ile Arugbo land as court strikes out Saraki’s case

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Kwara State Government on Tuesday reclaimed court order to proceed construction on Ile Arugbo land in Ilorin after a court in Ilorin struck out the Bukola Saraki’s case challenging...

Tue Feb 2nd, 2021     Read More →

EFCC arraigns corps member, one other for over ‘$500 love scam’ in Ilorin

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ilorin zonal office, has arraigned corps member, Sam Abiola and one Adebiyi Sodiq, on separate charges bordering on love scam. The defendants...

Tue Feb 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Warri Wolves, Rangers suffer defeat, Sunshine Stars, Rivers United, others win

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Struggling Warri Wolves FC of Delta State suffered another defeat in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), yesterday, going down 2-0 against Dakkada FC of Uyo. Aniekan Ekpo scored the...

Mon Feb 1st, 2021     Read More →