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The Young Progressive Party, (YPP) has assured Nigerians that if given the support to rule in the country, the narrative of insecurity will change. The Party lamented over the high rate of insecurity in the country, saying that the government of the day is bereaved of the ideas concerning insecurity. The South-West Chairman of the […]

The Minister of Labour, Dr Chris Ngige, said President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted dialogue in addressing agitations in the South-East. Ngige on Sunday made the revelation while speaking with State House correspondents, after meeting with Buhari in Abuja. There have been agitations from parts of the South-east for secession, with the proscribed Indigenous People of […]

The NCDC Boss DG Chikwe Ihekweazu said the spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria continues to record a significant decrease as the latest statistics by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reveal Nigeria now has 167,206 confirmed cases. The NCDC, on its verified website on Monday, said that the case count has continued to creep […]

Southwest leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Sunday rose from an emergency meeting to denounce separatist agitation by some groups in parts of the country. They also endorsed the ‘Asaba Declaration’ by Southern governors, particularly the ban on open grazing, which they said would lessen the farmers-herders conflicts. National leader of the APC, Asiwaju […]

Veteran Nollywood actor, Jide Kosoko has said he did not intentionally marry four wives. Rather, he said it was the will of God that made it happen. The movie star said in an interview that he never envisaged being a polygamist, even though he is a product of one. “I never envisaged being a polygamist […]

Materials for the South-West Zonal Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party have arrived at the venue of the election. The materials and the Congress committee members were led to the Wocdiff Centre, Iwo Road, Osogbo, where the event is being held by many security operatives. Addressing newsmen, Deputy Governor of Benue State, Dr. Benson Abounu, […]

The Anambra State Government on Monday said plans were underway to commence the deployment of technology to monitor examinations in public schools across the state. Prof. Kate Omenugha, the state Commissioner for Basic Education, disclosed this in an interview with the Nigeria News Agency (NAN), in Awka. Omenugha said that the initiative would help stamp […]

The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has vaccinated no fewer than 2,837 intending pilgrims for the 2021 Hajj. The Acting Overseer of the board, Hajiya Hannatu Zailani, on Monday in Kaduna said that the vaccination exercise began on April 6. Zailani said the 2,837 intending pilgrims were vaccinated across the 23 Local Government Areas […]

One of the contestant to the Olu of Warri royal stool in Delta State, Prince Harrison Jalla, has filed a law suit before a Warri High Court, praying the court to annul steps already taken so far in the processes for selection and presentation of Prince Tsola Emiko as the Olu-designate. Prince Jalla, a descendant […]

Angry youths of Ihitte/Uboma local government area of Imo state, on Tuesday blocked the road leading to Ihitte/Uboma police station and other areas, with corpses of siblings said to have been killed by suspected police officers. This was after the angry youths burnt down the station, including some of the vehicles in the premises. To […]

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