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PRESIDING Bishop of Living Faith Church International David Oyedepo has canvassed for a paradigm shift in the nation’s quest for a boost in its employment opportunities from paid job to agricultural mechanization.   Oyedepo, at the 20th International Conference and 40th Annual General Meeting of Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, (NIAE)  held at Landmark University, […]

The River state police command has arrested Gracious David West, an alleged serial killer in Port Harcourt, capital of Rivers state. In a series of tweets on Thursday, the police said the suspect was arrested while en route Uyo from Port Harcourt.   About eight young women have been murdered in different hotels in the state […]

The house of representatives has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to suspend the implementation of the cashless policy it recently re-introduced.  At the plenary session on Thursday, the lower legislative chamber said the policy will lead to a significant decrease in credit extension by Nigerian money deposit banks. The lawmakers said although the […]

The National Economic Council has voted the sum of one hundred billion naira for the implementation of the proposed National Livestock Transformation Plan. Governor of Ebonyi State, Mr Dave Umahi who served as chairman sub-committee on herders/farmers crisis, briefed State House correspondents after the Council meeting on Thursday in Abuja. He noted that plan was […]

Despite a two-point-four billion dollars loan obtained by Nigeria in 2018, the World Bank has said it is in talks with Nigeria for a fresh loan of two-point-five billion dollars. Vice-President for the African division of the World Bank, Hafez Ghanem, who disclosed this to newsmen, said that the current economic performance of Nigeria is […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has ordered immediate refund of two thousand naira and one thousand, five hundred naira examination charges that the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) collected from teachers who applied to become principals and vice principals across the state. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, […]

The trial of former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, will now resume on October 21 before a Federal High Court in Lagos. Fayose is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over N6.9billion fraud and money laundering charges. He was first arraigned on October 22. 2018, before Justice Mojisola Olatotegun, alongside a […]

Zimbabwean doctors from private and public hospitals went on strike on Monday and demonstrated in the capital against the alleged abduction of Zimbabwe Hospitals Doctors Association acting President Peter Magombeyi. Magombeyi was allegedly abducted by unknown people on Saturday evening, and his whereabouts have not been known since then. The doctors marched from the country’s […]

Enyimba International Football Club of Aba were held to a disappointing goalless draw by 10-man Al- Hilal FC of Sudan in Sunday’s CAF Champions League Second Preliminary Round first leg clash in Aba. The Peoples’ Elephant were dominant all through the duration of the match, but lacked the cutting edge on the final third. Enyimba […]

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday fuelled the speculations of an imminent attack on Iran when he said that his country is locked and loaded for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Iran was to blame. Pompeo told reporters that evidence from the […]

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