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The Federal Government has tasked the media to put Nigeria first in the reportage of the country’s activities, particularly the fight against insecurity. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the call in Abuja during the ceremony of the renaming of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Headquarters Building after the former […]

The governors of the southern states of Nigeria under the aegis of the Conference of Governors of Southern Nigeria are currently in a closed-door meeting now at the Government House, Enugu. The meeting which began at 12 noon is the third in the series held by the group. The first and second meetings were held […]

The disclosure came hours after the anti-graft chief slumped at an event at the Presidential Villa on Thursday afternoon. EFCC chairman Abdulrasheed Bawa has been treated and now due back at work, the anti-graft office said in a statement. The disclosure came hours after Mr Bawa slumped at an event at the Presidential Villa on […]

The Chairman Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Senator Opeyemi Bamidele, has expressed confidence that President Muhammadu Buhari will grant expeditious approval for the establishment of a Federal University of Health and Medical Sciences in Ekiti State. Bamidele also lauded the Senate under the leadership for granting the bill expeditious passage, saying […]

Ms Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello has been appointed as the 9th substantive vice-chancellor of the Lagos State University by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of Professor Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello as the 9th substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU). This is contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for […]

ollywood actress, Damilola Adegbite has revealed why she decided to go on hiatus from the Nigerian movie industry. The Tinsel actress in a recent interview session with media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on Rubbin’ Minds stated that she had to stay away from acting because movie producers were always casting her for romance and intimacy roles. […]

Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), slumped in Aso Rock. It happened at a programme today at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Trouble started when he was giving a goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration. The EFCC boss suddenly stopped talking, staggered, and later laid down.Isa Pantami, the […]

England have moved into the top three of the FIFA rankings for the first time in nine years following their results during the September international break. Having sat fourth in the standings since April 2019, the Three Lions leapfrogged world champions France to move up to third in the list released on Thursday. Belgium remain […]

GENEVA (AP) — The head of the United Nations called Thursday for “immediate, rapid and large-scale” cuts in greenhouse gas emissions to curb global warming and avert climate disaster. Ahead of the annual U.N. General Assembly meeting next week, Antonio Guterres warned governments that climate change is proceeding faster than predicted and fossil fuel emissions […]

Australia’s 2019-2020 bushfire season was unprecedented, even in a country used to seasonal wildfires. Over 46 million acres of land was burnt, 36 people were killed, and another 445 died indirectly, following smoke inhalation. An estimated 3 billion animals were killed or displaced, and the fires destroyed almost six thousand buildings. A satellite image shows […]

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