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    Tackle Illicit Drug Use, Abuse, Reps Task FG

    The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to develop preventive strategies against drug abuse and its consequences. While noting that such strategies include...

    Sudan Crisis: Why We Spent $1.2m On 40 Buses, By FG

    The Federal Government on Saturday explained why it splashed $1.2 million for the 40 buses hired to evacuate Nigerians from Sudan. The hefty amount was settled for...

    205 Universities Not Enough For Nigeria – NUC

    Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, has stated that Nigeria does not have enough universities to meet its present demand for...

    Prepare For Delay in December Salary – FG Warns Civil Servants

    The federal government has warned civil servants that they should expect a delay in their December salary. This Day reports that the Head of...

    FG Orders Resumption Of Civil Servants With Vaccination Card On The 1st Of December

    The Federal government has ordered the resumption of level 12 civil servants and below on Wednesday, December 1. This was contained in a circular...

    Prison Break: Bandits Are Acting A Script, Protect Oyo And The South-West – Gani Adams Warns IGP

    Gani Adams, the Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, has condemned the attack on the Oyo town correctional facility, saying the invasion was a national embarrassment. gani adamSuspected...

    Don’t Die For Politicians – Makinde Preaches Unity As He Attends Fayose’s Son Wedding

    Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has apparently announced an end to the political difference between him and the former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo...

    Oyo Prison Break: 837 Inmates Escaped, 262 Recaptured – NCS

    The Nigeria Correctional Service, Oyo State Command, said 837 awaiting trial inmates escaped from the Abolongo Correctional Centre in Oyo Town when suspected gunmen...

    Oyo Jailbreak: FG Urges Fleeing Inmates To Return

    The federal government has urged the inmates who escaped after gunmen invaded Abolongo Custodial Centre in Oyo State on Friday to turn themselves in. Sola...

    FG Approves 2-week Paternity Leave For Public Servants

    The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a 14-day paternity leave to make men properly bond with their newborn baby or adopted one. The...

    Double Jeopardy: Court Stops FG From Re-Prosecuting Ex-Abia Gov, Orji Uzor Kalu

    The federal government has been stopped from prosecuting a former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu. In a ruling on Wednesday, the Federal High Court...

    Buhari Is Real, The Man In Aso Rock Is Not Jubril of Sudan – Orji Uzor Kalu

    Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, on Sunday, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the Southeast has cleared all lies concerning his true...

    Be Warned, We Can Go On Strike Anytime – ASUU

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said its members can embark on strike anytime, as the Federal Government is reneging on its...

    ASUU: Hold Buhari’s FG Responsible For Our Next Action

    Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have asked Nigerians to hold the Federal Government responsible for their next action on government’s...

    FG Blames CBN For Delayed ASUU Payment, Begs Union Against Strike

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU not to embark on a fresh strike, as it...

    Treat Repented Boko Haram Fighters Like Brothers – MURIC Pleads With FG

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has joined Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State in appealing to both the Federal Government (FG) of Nigeria...

    Billionaire Industrialist Samuel Adedoyin Loses Daughter, 2 Months After Grandson Committed Suicide

    Prince Samuel Adedoyin, billionaire industrialist from Kwara State, has lost his daughter, Princess Lola Olabayo. The tragic incident happened two months after Subomi, the deceased’s...

    FG Moves To Declare Day For Senior Citizens

    The federal government has announced plans to declare a day for senior citizens in the country. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and...

    “I Did The Right Thing, In The Interest Of The Country” – Babangida On June 12 Annulment

    Former military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) has expressed that he “did the right thing” by annulling the June 12 general...

    2023 Presidency: The Likes Of Orji Uzor Kalu Can Rule Nigeria – IBB Reckons

    Former Military President, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) has named a former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu as a suitable choice to...

    ‘He Should Go And Sit On The President’s Chair’ – Otedola Reveals How IBB Asked Jonathan To Sit On Yar’Adua’s Chair

    Billionaire businessman Femi Otedola has joined Nigerians in felicitating with former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, who marks his 80th birthday on Tuesday, August...

    “We Look Forward To Seeing Service Restored Very Soon” – Twitter Reacts To FG’s Plan To Suspend Ban

    Social media giant Twitter has reacted to the decision by the Federal Government to lift the ban on the use of its platform in...

    Twitter Will Open An Office In Nigeria In 2022 – Lai Mohammed

    The Federal Government on Wednesday said that Twitter has agreed to open its office in Nigeria in 2022. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai...

    This Is Why Buhari Is Lifting Twitter Suspension Soon – Lai Mohammed Reveals

    The Federal Government has said it will lift its ban on Twitter, in a matter of days. Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed announced...

    Twitter Ban To Be Lifted Soon – FG

    The Federal Government on Wednesday said that the Twitter ban in Nigeria will be lifted soon. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed stated...

    Corruption Is Worse Under Democratic Leaders – IBB Reveals Sacking A Governor For Misappropriating Less Than N313,000

    Former military president, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has said that the wave of corruption ravaging the country is worse under the democratic dispensation when compared...

    ‘Please Help Protect My New Refinery’ – Dangote Begs Nigerian Navy

    Billionaire businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has urged the Nigerian Navy to mobilize its forces to ensure the safety of his newly built refinery in...

    Let’s Shame The Fake News Merchants – Adamu Garba Reacts To Reports That FG Gave Him Money To Create App To Rival Twitter

    Former Presidential aspirant Adamu Garba has reacted to reports that he was paid by the federal government to create an app that could rival...

    Nigeria To Save $3 Billion From Petroleum Imports Annually When Dangote Refinery Becomes Operational – CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele

    Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has said the country will save about $3bn from petroleum imports annually when Dangote Refinery is fully operational. He...

    Mohammed Babangida: Three Soldiers Killed As IBB’s Son And Family Involved In Auto Crash

    As many as three soldiers reportedly died on Monday while one was critically injured after the convoy of Mohammed Babangida, son of former military...

    Armed Robbers Attempted To Burgle Ibrahim Gambari’s Residence In Aso Rock – Presidency Confirms

    On Monday, May 10, reports were rife online claiming there was a robbery attack in Aso Rock which is the seat of power in...

    I Want 50,000 Youths Drafted Into Army Not 50m I Mistakenly Said – Bola Tinubu Clarifies

    APC National leader Bola Tinubu has clarified a statement he made yesterday during his annual birthday Colloquium. The politician yesterday had mistakenly said that...

    Nigerian Brands Producing Adverts Abroad To Pay N100k Each Time It Is Aired Locally – FG

    The minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed has announced that Nigerian brands will who produce their adverts abroad will be mandated to pay...

    Strike Loading: Some ASUU Demands Can’t Be Met Now – FG Declares

    The Federal Government has faulted the fresh notice by the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embark on a fresh strike barely four months...

    Gov Bello Matawalle Rejects FG’s No-fly Zone Policy On Zamfara state

    The Governor of Zamfara state Bello Matawalle has rejected the National Security Council’s decision to declare Zamfara as a no-fly zone. The state government...

    Share The Money, Cure Hunger First Before COVID-19 – Prince Eke Tells FG

    Nollywood actor Prince Eke has advised the Federal Government to focus on curing hunger and poverty in the country before spending whooping sums of...

    New Cheques Will Become Fully Operational From April 1 – CBN Advises Nigerians

    The CBN has advised all Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) accredited Cheque Printers/Personalisers, and the Nigeria Interbank Settlement System (NIBSS), to enlighten their customers on...

    Disburse Diaspora Remittances In Naira And Have Your License Withdrawn – CBN Warn IMTOs

    The CBN has expressed displeasure over continued diaspora remittances into the country in Naira, instead of dollars, by International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs) and unlicensed companies,...

    FG Threatens To Suspend Train Services Over Violation Of COVID-19 Protocols

    The federal government has threatened to suspend train services in the country over violation of COVID-19 protocols by passengers. The minister of Transportation Rotimi...

    Pastor Adeboye Drags FG, CAN In New Year Message

    The General overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God Pastor Adeboye has dragged the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), the federal government in...

    COVID-19: Suspend All Academic Activities – NUC Orders Universities

    Despite suspension of ASUU strike, university students won’t resume soon following NUC directive. Students in Nigerian public universities who were hoping to resume academic work...

    Close All Naira Accounts of Int’l Money Transfer Operators – CBN Directs Banks

    Deposit money banks (DMBs) have received a new directive from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to close all naira accounts of international money transfer...

    FG Lied, No Agreement On Strike Suspension Date – ASUU President

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has stated that the union did not reach any agreement with the Federal Government to suspend its...

    ASUU Suspends Meeting With Federal Government Indefinitely

    The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) has suspended it's meeting with the federal government indefinitely. The union made the announcement via its official...

    Story Story! ASUU Agreed To Call Off Strike Today – Ngige

    Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has revealed that it has delivered on offers made to the Academic Staff Union of Universities...

    It’s Amazing Students Have Been Locked Out Of Classrooms For So Long – Buhari On Protracted ASUU Strike

    President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed surprise over the continued nationwide strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Recall that ASUU has been on...

    ‘We Protect Religious Freedom Jealously’ – FG Reacts To US Religious Blacklist

    The Federal Government (FG) has reacted to a list by the United States which added Nigeria for the first time as a country with...

    FG To Spend N53bn To Buy Computer Software In Two Years

    The Federal Government (FG) has revealed that 112 Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) requested N21 billion for computer software acquisition in the 2021 budget. With...

    Boko Haram Beheads 43 Farmers In Zabarmari Village, Borno

    The Boko Haram sect has allegedly committed the gruesome murder of innocent civilians. Media reports indicates that the terrorists beheaded 43 farmers on Saturday night. The...

    No Agreement Yet With FG To Suspend Strike – ASUU President, Prof. Ogunyemi

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has denied a news report that it agreed to call off the ongoing strike after meeting with...

    200 Million Nigerians Are Poor – President Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, November 26 disclosed that Nigeria has a total of 200 million people living in poverty while asking the Organisation...

    Who’s The Landlord?! FG Pays N400.1m As Rent For Aso Rock Villa – Report

    The Federal Government (FG), according to reports, would have paid in excess of N400 million by 2021, as rent for Aso Rock residential quarters,...

    Six Soldiers Killed, 20 Others Injured In Deadly Boko Haram Ambush

    Six soldiers were killed and 20 others wounded when Boko Haram terrorists ambushed troops between Jagiran and Monguno in Borno State on November 21. The...

    Army Kill Scores Of Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno

    Military airstrike of Operation Lafiya Dole has killed scores of terrorists in an airstrike on their logistics base at Tumbun Rego in Lake Chad...

    Lekki Killings: CNN Doubles Down…Dares FG By Releasing Another Investigation

    Cable News Network CNN, has double dared the Nigerian Government on its threats of sanction and petitions, releasing another report with the LCC's video...

    Nigerian Labour Congress Walks-out During Meeting With FG

    The Nigerian Labour Congress representatives on Sunday staged a walk-out from a meeting with the federal government, barely five minutes after it started. According to...

    FG Doesn’t Want The Common Man To Be Educated – ASUU Chairman

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said government should put the same energy it put in getting the Aviation sector to work...

    Fake News! We’ve Haven’t Suspended Strike Action – ASUU

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities has said that the news making the rounds that it has suspended its eight-month-old strike in Universities, is fake...

    Strike: It Is Not True, ASUU Isn’t Exempted From IPPIS – FG Debunk Reports

    The Federal Government has debunked the report that the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has been exempted from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel...

    ASUU Strike: Drama As FG Set To Float Rival Lecturers Union

    The Federal Government has commenced the process of registering a rival union to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). This was disclosed by Sen...

    ASUU Strike Is ‘Infringement On Youths’ Rights And It Has Inflicted Mental Torture On Students’ – Moghalu Blasts FG

    Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, says the prolonged strike by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) constituted a serious infringement on the right...

    ASUU Strike: Private Universities Are Recruiting Our Members

    The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities,(ASUU) Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, on Thursday, says the union is losing its members to private universities...

    Strike Continues As Ngige And ASUU Disagree Over N110bn Revitalisation Fund For Universities

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos zone, on Sunday, November 15; disagreed with the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige,...

    FG To Borrow N285 Billion From World Bank

    The federal government has announced plans to borrow $750 million from the world bank on behalf of state to stimulate local economies in Nigeria. Minister...

    Education Is Not A Priority For FG – ASUU On Protracted Ongoing Strike

    The federal government has been accused of not making education a priority that is why it has refused to address issues raised by striking...

    Video Of DJ Switch Testifying Before The Canadian Parliament Surfaces Online

    A video of DJ Switch Testifying before the Canadian parliament as been shared on the internet. The DJ who was live on Instagram during...

    We Had To Reassemble His Skeleton Before Giving Him A Dignified Burial – Ken Saro Wiwa’s Daughter Pen’s Heartfelt Tribute To Her Dad On...

    Today makes it 25 years since human right activist Ken Saro Wiwa was killed and his daughter Noo Saro-Wiwa took to her facebook page...

    Federal Government Exempts Dangote From Land Border Closure

    The federal government has exempted the Dangote Group of companies from the land border closure policy. Dangote Cement has been reportedly allowed to resume...

    Donald Trump Sacks Secretary of Defense With 72 Days Left On His Presidency

    Donald Trump has fired his Secretary of Defense with just 72 days left to his presidency. The president announced the firing of Mark Esper on...

    ASUU To FG: Removal of IPPIS Implementation Is A Condition To Calling Off Strike

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) urged the Federal Government to leave the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System (IPPIS); as a condition to...

    Arrested #EndSARS Protesters To Be Remanded In Prison Till 2021

    The Court has reportedly ordered the remand of #ENDSARS protesters who were arrested while protesting at the National Assembly complex in Abuja on Friday,...

    ASUU: FG Forcing Us To Resume Work Over Fear Of Another #EndSARS Protest

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says fear of another #EndSARS protest in the country forced the federal government to resume negotiation with...

    FG Accepts 5-point Demand Of #EndSARS Protesters

    The presidential panel on police reform has accepted the five-point demand of the #EndSARS protesters. The president's media aide Bashir Ahmad shared the announcement...

    FG Announces Special Salary Scale For Teachers

    The federal government today announced a new salary scale for teachers. The announcement was made in commemoration of World Teacher's day which is the...

    Unity Schools To Resume October 11

    The federal government today announced that unity schools in the country will resume on the 11th of October,2020. Dr Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education...

    296 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria

    The National Centre For disease control (NCDC) on Tuesday announced that 296 new cases of coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria. The breakdown of cases across...

    Reno Omokri Lists 5 Things Buhari Can Do To Make Nigeria Better

    Social commentator and self-acclaimed 'Buhari Tormentor', Reno Omokri has advised the nation's president on the important steps he needs to take to make the...

    Kano State Government Relaxes Ban On Sporting Activities

    The Kano State Government on Tuesday announced a partial lifting of the ban on sporting activities in the state. Ibrahim Galadima, Chairman, Kano State...

    We Should Be Judged Fairly By Nigerian Elites – Buhari

    Nation's president, Muhammadu Buhari has asked that fairness be used as a yardstick in judging his administration, especially by the elites. He made this known...

    FG And States Collected N3.88tn Between January And June- FAAC

    The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has stated the Federal Government, States, local government areas, and other statutory recipients have been allocated 3.879 trillion...

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