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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 →

Yinka Odumakin, deceased Afenifere spokesperson, for burial on April 24

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OdumakinDr Joe Okei-Odumakin, says the body of her husband, late Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, will be laid to rest on Saturday, April 24. Okei-Odumakin, a rights activist, made the...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

PDP holds zonal congress in Osogbo amid tight security

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Security has been beefed up in Osogbo, the Osun capital as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), holds its zonal congress. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that there is heavy security...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 57 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed late on Sunday that 57 new cases of COVID-19 had been recorded nationwide. According to the official Twitter handle of the NCDC, the latest...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Osun: Suspected ritualist kills food vendor, severs hands, head

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The Police Command in Osun says a suspected ritualist has killed and cut off the head and hands of a female food vendor in Ile-Ife on Saturday. The Command Spokesperson, SP Yemisi Opalola, who...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Honour only credible people with chieftaincy titles, Makinde advises monarchs

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Onpetu of Ijeru Kingdom, Oba Sunday Oladapo Oyediran (left); Governor Seyi Makinde; Otunba Segun Ogunwuyi and his wife, Seye, during their installation as Otunba Mayeloye and Yeye Mayeloye of...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Tension in Osun community as suspected ritualists slaughter woman

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Pandemonium broke out in Modakeke, Osun State, weekend when some suspected ritualists murdered a woman and dismembered her body. The woman, identified as ‘Iya Elekuru’ was murdered by...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Osun food support scheme: Beyond COVID-19

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Governor Oyetola of Osun. Photo: TWITTER/GBOYEGAOYETOLA Osun food support scheme was recently launched with fun and fanfare and many were excited. As the reality of socio-economic conditions of...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 84 new infections from 13 States

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[ FILES] NCDC Director General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu. PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 84 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

Zulum, Makinde restate faith in one indivisible Nigeria

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Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde (right) presenting a gift to his Borno State counterpart, Prof. Babagana Umar Zulum, during the latter’s courtesy visit to Government House, Ibadan,...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

Collapse of intelligence gathering by DSS, Police worsening insecurity –– APC

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Worsening insecurity across Nigeria has been partly attributed to the collapse of intelligence gathering system, which is the primary duty of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) and the...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

Issues around 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium

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If the 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium to celebrate Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s 69th birthday was organised in the ancient and progressive city of Kano purposely to demonstrate the unity and oneness...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 71 new infections for Friday

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NCDC National Reference Lab PHOTO: Twitter/NCDC The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced additional 71 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →

Insecurity, strikes persist as Buhari’s ‘short rest’ continues

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Nigerians across the country have expressed dissatisfaction with the state of affairs in the nation. From ongoing strike actions by public sector labour unions to insecurity, banditry,...

Sat Apr 10th, 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 →