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Oct 06, 2020

BREAKING: Davido terminates Lil Frosh’s contract

DMW boss, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, has terminated the contract of fast-rising rapper Sanni Goriola Wasiu aka Lil Frosh, over allegations of dome...

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Oct 06, 2020

BREAKING: Akeredolu, Jegede, Agboola sign peace pact

Candidates participating in Ondo Saturday’s governorship election have signed a pact to ensure violence-free election and accept outcome of the exercise. All...

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Oct 06, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari presents 2021 budget Thursday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday present the 2021 Appropriations Bill to a Joint session of the National Assembly.

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Oct 06, 2020

BREAKING: Gunmen kill monarch, four others in Plateau

Gunmen have reportedly killed five persons, including a traditional ruler in Wereng community of Riyom local government area of Plateau .

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Oct 06, 2020

I feel better than I did 20 years ago, says Trump •President’s media aides test positive

UNITED States (U.S.) President Donald Trump said yesterday that he “feels really good” and will leave the Walter Reed Medical Cent soon. Trump said he was re...

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Oct 06, 2020

Panel uncovers N106b contracts scam in Imo

THE Imo State Judicial Commission of Enquiry on Contracts awarded between 2011 and 2019 on Monday said it uncovered fraudulent contracts worth N106 billion....

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Oct 06, 2020

Okonjo-Iweala surges ahead in WTO race

EUROPEAN Union governments will support the Nigerian and South Korean candidates to lead the World Trade Organization as the race enters its final month. EU...

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Oct 06, 2020

Massive incentives for teachers •Ekiti teacher is nation’s best

IT is a new lease of life for teachers as President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday announced some incentives which will give them their reward here on earth. On...

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Oct 06, 2020

UPDATED: Buhari approves special salary for teachers

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for basic and secondary schools teachers across the nation. He also announced an increase in t...

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Oct 05, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari approves special salary for teachers

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for teachers across the country. The approval coincided with commemoration of the World Teache...

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Oct 05, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari approves N10 billion for census

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved release of N10 billion to the National Population Commission (NPC) for continuation of the Enumeration Area Demarcation...

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Oct 05, 2020

Buhari ‘won’t succumb to threats on restructuring’ • Presidency warns against ‘unpatriotic outbursts’ by advocates

The Presidency on Sunday night warned that President Muhammadu Buhari will not “succumb to threats and undue pressure” being mounted by advocates of restructuri...

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Oct 05, 2020

Police rescue newborn in Anambra

Police in Anambra State have rescued a day-old wrapped in a piece of cloth and abandoned inside a drainage in Abuja Estate in Awka, the state capital, police sp...

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Oct 05, 2020

I’m very angry over SARS brutalities, says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed disgust over the harassment of Nigerians by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS). The Vice...

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Oct 05, 2020

Oyo concludes recruitment for Amotekun

The process of recruiting personnel into the Oyo State Security Agency code-named Amotekun was concluded at the weekend, The Nation has learnt. The agency re...

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Oct 05, 2020

SSANU, NASU begin warning strike

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) will Monday begin a...

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Oct 05, 2020

Uzodimma named 2020 SDG most-friendly governor

The International Association of World Peace Advocates (IAWPA) has named Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma the 2020 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Most Frien...

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Oct 05, 2020

BREAKING: Nigeria records 58 new COVID-19 cases, total now 59,345

Nigeria’s confirmed cases of coronavirus reached 59,345 on Sunday night following 58 fresh infections, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said in an...

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Oct 02, 2020

BREAKING: Appeal Court reverses Diri’s sack as Bayelsa Gov

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has reversed the August 17, 2020 majority judgment of the Governorship Election Tribunal which sacked Douye Diri of the Peoples Dem...

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Oct 02, 2020

BREAKING: Appeal Court reverses Diri’s sack as Bayelsa Gov

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has reversed the August 17, 2020 majority judgment of the Governorship Election Tribunal which sacked Douye Diri of the Peoples Dem...

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