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BREAKING: FG clears air on reports of new COVID-19 restrictions

The Federal Government on Tuesday denied media reports that it has “introduced or re-introduced’’ new restrictions on COVID-19. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji...

BREAKING: At last, Fr Mbaka ‘bows’, shuts Adoration Ministry

Enugu Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has announced a shutdown of the Adoration Ministry for a period of one month. This may not be...

BREAKING: Presidency opens up on ‘robbery incident’ in Presidential Villa

The Presidency on Monday confirmed an attack on the residence of Ibrahim Gambari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu confirmed...

BREAKING: Nigerian govt re-introduces curfew, restriction on mass gatherings

REPUBLICAN NIGERIA gathered that the Federal Government has re-introduced a nationwide 12am to 4am curfew to curtail further spread of COVID-19. The National Incident Manager,...

JUST IN: 6 dead, 46 hospitalized as strange disease hit Kano community

The Kano State Government on Monday, confirmed that six persons died of a strange disease in Minjibir Local Government Area of the state. The state’s...
Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola

BREAKING: FG declares public holidays for Eid-el-Fitri

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday and Thursday as public holidays to mark the 2021 Eid-ul-Fitr celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made...

JUST IN: INEC Abia office set ablaze

Hoodlums on Sunday night razed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State. According to a statement by...

JUST IN: NASRDA confirms end of Ramadan

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said that the appearance of the next astronomical lunar crescent, which signifies the end of...
Nyesom Wike

JUST IN: Gov Wike reviews curfew

The Rivers State Government has reviewed the existing night curfew imposed on the state. The State Governor, Nyesom Wike said the curfew will now begin...

BREAKING: Gunmen kill five, raze vehicle, vigilance office in Anambra

REPUBLICAN NIGERIA gathered that no fewer than five persons have been reported killed by gunmen in Ozubulu, in the Ekwusigo Local Government Area of...

BREAKING: Abducted ABSU student regains freedom

The only student of Abia State University (ABSU), Uturu, still left in the custody of a criminal gang, which abducted some persons while journeying...

BREAKING: Chelsea defeat Man City in late dramatic comeback

REPUBLICAN NIGERIA gathered that late Marcos Alonso goal denied Manchester City's to put their Premier League title party on hold on Saturday. Raheem Sterling gave...

BREAKING: Bundesliga title winner confirmed

Bayern Munich were confirmed as Bundesliga champions for the ninth straight season Saturday after England winger Jadon Sancho netted twice in Borussia Dortmund’s 3-2...

JUST IN: UEFA announces punishments for Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal, others

UEFA on Friday announced sanctions, including financial punishments, against nine of the 12 clubs behind the aborted Super League project, after the clubs “apologised”...

JUST IN: ASUP gives fresh update on strike action

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has said the ongoing indefinite strike will continue until the Federal Government meets its demands. The ASUP National...