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NLC Niger begins strike over slashed salaries

The organised labour in Niger State has begun an indefinite strike over the state government’s action to slash November salaries of workers by 30...

Zabarmari Killings: Senate, Reps urged to face realities in insurgency war

Following the killing of farmworkers in Zabarmari, Borno State, members of the Senate and the House of Representatives have been advised to face the reality on...

Insurgency: Northern elders express solidarity with Buhari

... call on international community to support Nigeria in fight against terrorism The Northern Elders’ Council (NEC) has expressed solidarity with President Muhammadu Buhari and...

Kidnappers release Chinese expatriate after allegedly paying N100 million ransom in Ekiti

The expatriate who is handling the construction of the new Ado-Iyin road was abducted on Friday evening at the site by gunmen who also...

Court declines EFCC’s plea to revoke Fani-Kayode’s bailR

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, refused to grant the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s application, seeking revocation of the bail granted to the...

Suspected killers of Ifon monarch arrested

Some suspected killers of the traditional ruler of Ifon in Ose local government, Oba Israel Adeusi, the Olufon of Ifon, have been arrested. Identity of...

Nigeria’s health sector gets over N1trn budgetary allocation, not N43bn ― Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila on Wednesday assured on the 9th Assembly’s resolve to prioritize the health sector with...

Arik Air leases aircraft to boost operations

Arik Air has leased a Boeing 737-700 aircraft from Eznis Airways to boost its operations. The aircraft which arrived Nigeria on November 21, 2020, and...

BREAKING: Ex-NCAA DG Muhtar Usman Is Dead

Capt. Muhtar Usman, the former Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, is dead. Usman died on Tuesday night at a hospital in Zaria after a brief...

BREAKING: Tanker explodes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Traffic has been brought to a halt on the Magboro Bridge, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway after a petrol tanker explosion early Wednesday morning. The tanker which...

BREAKING: UK becomes first country to approve Covid-19 vaccine

The United Kingdom has become the first country on earth to approve a vaccine for COVID-19. The UK just approved Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus jab for general...

#EndSARS: Panel orders arrest of ex-DPO over murder of UNIBEN student

The Edo State Judicial Panel of Inquiry for victims of SARS and related abuses has ordered the arrest of a retired policewoman, Carol Afegbai,...

Peter Obi breaks silence on Umahi’s defection to APC

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections, Peter Obi, has finally spoken on the recent defection of the...

Calls for sack of Service Chiefs misplaced – Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, has described the clamour for the sack of service...

Strike: Consultation ongoing, says ASUU president

The President, Academic Staff Union of Universities, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, has said consultation is ongoing as regards the union’s response to the government offer...

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