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Eight higher institutions register for Ogun 2021 SOWEGA

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University of Ibadan and Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode, are among eight tertiary institutions so far registered for the 2021 South West Games (SOWEGA) billed to be hosted by Ogun...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Ooni to install new Sooko in Ile-Ife

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, is set to install the new Sooko Omonigba of the Source. A statement by Public Relations Officer (PRO), Ife Solidarity Front (ISF), Lagos,...

Tue Jun 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Buhari approves N18bn for take-off of 4 new specialised varsities

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a take-off grant of N18 billion for the establishment of new universities of technology and health sciences. x The new universities of technology will be...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

INEC has removed 749 polling units from inappropriate locations, says Yakubu

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[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; TWITTER/INECNIGERIAIt is my pleasure to welcome you all to our second meeting in less than one month, the last being the emergency session held...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

NALDA to support farmers in 6 states with tractors

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agriculture The Federal Government through the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) would provide tractors for farmers in six states for 2021 wet season farming to boost food...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

Osun government to allocate 1000 hectares of land to farmers

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[FILES] OyetolaOsun government says it has set aside 1000 hectares of land for farming to boost food sufficiency and make the state the food basket of the South-West zone. Commissioner for...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

JAMB delists 25 centres over poor performance in 2021 UTME

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), delisted 25 Computer Based Test centres for their poor performance in the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). x The...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Fury as group mulls another tenure extension for Buni-led caretaker committee 

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Mala-Buni The planned tenure extension of the Governor Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) till the end of the year is already generating tension...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Inflation: Nigerians groan as hardship bites

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As double-digit inflation persists in the country, Nigerians, especially the middle class, have called for immediate remedies, lamenting that indeed, the situation has rendered them poorer as...

Sat Jun 19th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s active cases now 1,490 as NCDC registers additional 39 infections

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has said that Nigeria’s COVID-19 active cases stand at 1,490, with majority in stable condition, as it registered...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

Buni panel set for fresh six months as APC governors laud performance

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Governors: Dave Umahi (Ebonyi State) (left); Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya (Gombe State); Abubakar Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi State); Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo State); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti State). Second row L-R:...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

June 12: Protesters test Buhari’s democratic credentials

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A protester holds his national flag during a demonstration at Ojota in Lagos on June 12, 2021, as Nigerian activists called for nationwide protests over what they criticise as bad governance and...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

No federal law created grazing reserves, Senate spokesman insists

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Ajibola Basiru Senate spokesman, Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately begin a genuine process of resolving the farmers and herders crisis...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

INEC unveils 176,846 polling units for 2023 elections

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INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo/TWITTER/INECNIGERIA As part of efforts to deliver credible, transparent elections and enhance voters’ participation, the Independent National...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

Pulling down democratic structures: Who gains?

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[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; TWITTER/INECNIGERIA The phrase “State of Emergency” is being applied to virtually all aspects of life that it has become a...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →