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Kano directs private schools to slash 3rd term fees

Kano State Government has urged proprietors of private schools to reduce school fees by 25 and 30 per cent for...
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Kano directs private schools to slash 3rd term fees

Wizkid releases new album, MIL, by 11pm

Superstar Ayodeji Balogun also known as Wizkid has announced his fourth and highly anticipated studio album, Made-In-Lagos (MIL) will drop...
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Wizkid releases new album, MIL, by 11pm

Wike signs executive order proscribing IPOB

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has signed an executive order to reinforce the ban on Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra...
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Wike signs executive order proscribing IPOB

Lagosians ask police to return to work

Lagos residents have appealed to the police to return to their duty posts and ensure the safety of lives and...
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Lagosians ask police to return to work

Strike: ASUU, FG continue negotiation

Academic Staff Union of Universities and Federal Government have resumed their negotiation over the strike embarked upon by the lecturers....
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Strike: ASUU, FG continue negotiation

FEC approves N4.5bn for exams papers printing, FCT rural roads

The 21st virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the sum of N2.9 billion for the award of contract for...
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FEC approves N4.5bn for exams papers printing, FCT rural roads

Looting: Gov’t review curfew as police begins search and recovery operation in Taraba

The Taraba State government has announced the review of curfew imposed on Jalingo and Wukari following massive looting of both...
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Looting: Gov’t review curfew as police begins search and recovery operation in Taraba

#EndSARS: Four police officers killed, 11 stations burnt, 6 others vandalized, rifles stolen in Anambra

Anambra State Police Command yesterday counted losses incurred during the violent protests disclosing that hoodlums acting under the guise of...
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#EndSARS: Four police officers killed, 11 stations burnt, 6 others vandalized, rifles stolen in Anambra

Oyo: 6 policemen killed, five police stations razed during #EndSars protests – CP

The Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr. Nwachukwu Enwonwu, on Wednesday confirmed that six police officers were gruesomely murdered...
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Oyo: 6 policemen killed, five police stations razed during #EndSars protests – CP

Unknown gunmen kill policeman, motorcycle rider in Benue

A policeman and a commercial motorcyclist were on Wednesday morning killed by unknown gunmen near Etenyi Village, Igumale in Ado...
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Unknown gunmen kill policeman, motorcycle rider in Benue
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  • Kano directs private schools to slash 3rd term fees

    Kano State Government has urged proprietors of private schools to reduce school fees by 25 and 30 per cent for the 2019/2020 Third Term academic session. Commissioner for Education, Sanusi Kiru, stated this in a statement signed by Aliyu Yusuf, the Public Relations Officer of the ministry, on Thursday in Kano. Kiru said the ministry was considering...
  • Wizkid releases new album, MIL, by 11pm

    Superstar Ayodeji Balogun also known as Wizkid has announced his fourth and highly anticipated studio album, Made-In-Lagos (MIL) will drop on Thursday by 11.11 pm. “MadeinLagos Tonight 11.11 pm Naija time!!#DroptheNigerianflag if you ready!!” he said on Instagram. Wizkid has dropped two singles off the MIL album entitled Smile and No stress, which featured Grammy award-winning American...
  • Wike signs executive order proscribing IPOB

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has signed an executive order to reinforce the ban on Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra and its activities in the State. The governor maintained that while Rivers remains the home to all tribes and ethnic nationalities, the state government is opposed to the presence and activities of the legally proscribed and...

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Filmhouse is counting its loses following the vandalization of its Surulere and Circle Mall cinemas. Reacting to the development, the film exhibition company released a statement alongside images and videos of the extent of destruction while reassuring cinephiles that they …
Social media network, Instagram has apologized to Nigerians for incorrectly flagging down posts in support of #EndSARS as “false information.” Recall several Instagram users took to their respective accounts to react in anger after their posts aimed at spreading awareness about the …
American actress Taraji P. Henson has confirmed that she is no longer engaged to Kelvin Hayden. The award-winning actress confirms her split from fiance, Hayden during a recent interview with The Breakfast Club. “I’m devoted to the Black man, y’all. …
American rapper Cardi B has deleted her Twitter page days after announcing via the social media platform that she was getting back with estranged husband, Offset. During an Instagram Live session on Saturday, October 17, 2020, the rapper said she …
Details/Takeaway: The song documents the series of mishaps that Nigeria has witnessed over the past few weeks. He discusses Lil Frosh‘s alleged assault of his girlfriend as well as the numerous fronts of the EndSARS protests. ‘Soro Soke’ is one …
Details/Takeaway: As he releases the song, Dice Ailes says, “”I just released a song titled ‘No one.’ This song is dedicated to recent events happening in Nigeria and the initiative we the people have taken to #EndSars. “This stands as …
Nigerian movies in pidgin English may now have a fighting chance at the International feature film category of the OSCARS. According to ‘Oloture’ film director, Kenneth Gyang, top film executive, Mo Abudu helped Nollywood reach this feat after extended conversations …
Netflix has confirmed the release date for its ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ featuring Viola Davies and deceased actor, Chadwick Boseman. The upcoming film which is an adaptation of August Wilson’s 1984 play of the same name, was Boseman‘s last movie …
Lupita Nyong’O and Danai Gurira’s ‘Americanah’ series adaptation will not be premiering anytime soon. According to an exclusive report by Variety, the anticipated adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie‘s 2013 novel of the same title, has been put on indefinite hold due …
Lifestyle
The story of Bardo community in rural Jigawa is an inspiring one of how determination and strength made women of the community, to come together to bring about a solution to a disturbing problem – that of healthcare. As such …
Dozens of companies, from biotech start-ups to Big Pharma, are racing to develop a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine because the world needs it. The World Health Organisation has also identified 42 “candidate vaccines” at the stage of clinical trials, …
Royalty Cruise is an outstanding brand in Bida city. This year they set to hold a sallah event tittled SALLAH CRUISE on the 4th day of sallah at Kakaki Heritage Gardens. Royalty Cruise is the biggest event organizer in Bida …
NUPE ELITE is a preeminent defender of Nupe and a platform established to promote and uplift the NUPE cultures through social engagements amongst the young generation in Nigeria and in diaspora. This time around NUPE ELITE is bringing to the …
Know your state webinar is a three day web enlightenment program organized by the National Union Of Benue Students (NUBESS) with the aim to discuss the origin, rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development, norms etc of benue people and …
The Nupe Horse Riding Event is a program organize by the leadership of National Association of Nupe Students, National Headquarter in order to showcase our rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development and to bring about unity among the Nupe …
A Winter Publication Titled Lovely Attitude: a jamboree of love related Content and Articles that Justifies it’s title as well as stories that signify it’s functionality in Showcasing Individual Talent, Skills, Brands and businesses across the globe. PDFs now Available …
The case of pandemic covid19 in Nigeria has a serious significant trauma on the economy of our great country. Meaning to say that it affects the financial stands of the country, in the sense that it will curtail the rate …
To what extent should a wedding ring be worn for? I’ve been engaged since a year ago May (dated for 4yrs), my Fiance hasn’t discussed continuing the introduction or marriage, it resembles he just proposed to me since he felt …
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  • BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala set to lead WTO______ Report

    Nigeria ’s Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala is set to become the new director - general of the World Trade Organisation . According to Reuters , a key group of WTO ambassadors proposed Okonjo -Iweala to lead the trade organisation on Wednesday , clearing a path for her to become the first woman and African to head the...
  • BREAKING: Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 13.7%, highest in 30 months.

    Nigeria’s inflation rose to 13.7 per cent in September, hitting its highest level since its 13.34 per cent rate of March 2018 . The National Bureau of Statistics disclosed this in its Consumer Price Index report for September on Thursday . Part of the report read , “The consumer price index which measures inflation increased by 13...
  • Okonjo-Iweala makes final two in WTO race.

    World Trade Organization, WTO, members have selected two final candidates – Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee – to advance to the final round in the race to lead the Geneva-based trade body, Bloomberg has reported. By advancing two women to the final round of the selection process, the WTO will likely have the...
  • Discos obey NERC, begin 14-day tariff hike suspension.

    Some power distribution companies are beginning to comply with the order of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission by suspending the September 1 , 2020 tariff increase . On Tuesday night , NERC issued an order suspending the hike in electricity tariffs for 14 days . Labour unions and the Federal Government had reached a truce on Sunday...
  • NIGER TO CUT WATER SUPPLY TO ARMY BARRACKS OVER N700M UNPAID BILLS

     Niger government has threatened to stop water supply to the Army Barracks in Minna over unpaid bills amounting to over N700 million. It is total debts for water supply owed by the army, police, DSS and other agencies. The state commissioner for Water Resources, Yusuf Suleiman said this during a media round-table in Minna when he got...
  • COMMISSIONER SEEKS PRESIDENTIAL ASSENT FOR AIB BILL

    The Accident Investigation Bureau Commissioner, Akin Olateru, has sought presidential assent for a bill to empower the bureau to investigate rail, road, and marine accidents and serious incidents. Olateru noted that the bill was currently before the Senate for second reading while at the House of Representatives, a public hearing is being awaited. He said, “It (investigating...
  • FOREX INACCESSIBILITY STOPPING US FROM IMPORTING PETROL — MARKETERS

    Independent oil marketers are not fully back into the business of importing petrol due to their inability to access foreign exchange. Dealers stated that since the downstream oil sector was deregulated in March this year, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation had remained the major importer of PMS into the country. It was gathered that although some big...
  • CBN FREEZES 38 FIRMS’ ACCOUNTS OVER FOREX INFRACTIONS, OTHERS

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has instructed banks to place a post-no-debit on the bank accounts of 38 companies. The affected accounts belong to betting companies, bureau de change companies and some logistics companies, according to a report by The Cable on Saturday. One of the companies, Premier Lotto, is owned by Adebutu Kessington, a Nigerian businessman popularly known...
  • Contractors picket finance ministry over N18bn debt

      Indigenous contractors on Monday staged a protest at the headquarters of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning to kick against the non-payment of their N18bn contract sum by the ministry. Speaking on behalf of the aggrieved contractors, the Publicity Secretary, Local Contractors of Nigeria, Dandy Rowland, told journalists that the affected firms executed...
Sports
Erstwhile Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel says paramount before him now would be how to steer Stoke City to its first home win this today.   The former Trabzonspor midfielder kept the captain band as Stoke rallied back to …
Nigerian midfielder, Ogehenekaro Etebo is set for a cut in his pay at Turkish club, Galatasaray.   Reports indicate that as part of its ongoing plans to save the club from the post-COVID-19 financial meltdown, Galatasaray has slammed a 15 …
Barcelona and Real Madrid lock horns once again in one of the biggest rivalries in football: El Clasico.   Ronald Koeman and Zinedine Zidane go head to head at Camp Nou, and neither manager will want to make a misstep …
Everton manager, Carlo Ancelotti believes that Super Eagles’ midfielder, Alex Iwobi, has the capacity to help his team get better as the Toffees look to maintain their unbeaten streak in the current English Premier League season.   Iwobi has been …
Kelechi Iheanacho became the first Nigerian-born player in history to assist two goals in a single Europa League match in Leicester City’s 3-0 rout of Zorya Luhansk at the King Power Stadium on Thursday night, according to OPTA.   The …
Striker Obafemi Martins ended his two-year goal drought as Wuhan Zall played a 1-1 draw with Henan Jianye at the Dongxihu Sports Centre in the Chinese Super League play-offs on Friday. The former Super Eagles striker opened his goal account …
Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Juventus’ Champions League game against Barcelona next week after returning another positive coronavirus test.   The Portuguese superstar picked up the virus last week – ruling him out of action for Portugal in the Nations League …
The FIFA Ultimate Team of the Week (TOTW 4) representing the players that played well in the last round of matches was released by EA Sports on Wednesday, with Victor Osimhen named on the substitutes bench.   The former Lille …
He might not have performed to the admiration of Nigerians in the last international friendly against Algeria, but Paul Onuachu has done well at club level to rank high among the top contenders for the European Golden Shoe prize.   …
Tech
In a quiet aisle of a small supermarket in Tokyo, a robot dutifully goes about its work. Reaching down, it grabs yet another bottle of a flavoured drink that humans like, lifts it and places it on the shelf of …
In a quiet aisle of a small supermarket in Tokyo, a robot dutifully goes about its work. Reaching down, it grabs yet another bottle of a flavoured drink that humans like, lifts it and places it on the shelf of …
Social gaming giant Zynga on Wednesday kicked off its global launch of a free puzzle game based on the beloved wizarding world of Harry Potter. “Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells” is available on Apple and Google mobile devices and also …
Aerospace giant Airbus has unveiled plans for what it hailed as the first commercial zero-emission aircraft. It said its hydrogen-fuelled passenger planes could be in service by 2035. Airbus chief executive Guillaume Faury said the three ZEROe concept designs marked …
American Social Media giant Facebook has announced the company is willing to open a new office in Legos Nigeria in the coming year. In what will be its second office on the african continent after its Johannesburg bureau in South …
On Tuesday, September 17, 2020, YouTube announced ‘Shorts,’ a new short-form video experience for creators and artists who want to shoot short, catchy videos using nothing but their mobile phones. The product is set for a testing period in India …
Sony’s eagerly awaited PlayStation 5 will launch on November, taking on a new offering by console rival Xbox as video gameplay booms during the pandemic. A streamed event showcasing games tailored for PS5 ended with the word that two versions …
Commentary: The new film follows the recent Disney model of emphasizing spectacle over character development with its blockbusters. With its new take on mulan, disney to breathe life into the legendary female warrior — a fixture of centuries-old Chinese storytelling — …
Facebook says it will ban political advertising the week before the US election, one of its most sweeping moves against disinformation yet as CEO Mark Zuckerberg warned of a “risk of civil unrest” after the vote. The social media giant …

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Abdullahi Dogo (30), Suleiman Abubakar (50), Babuga Mamman (42), and Abubakar Abdullahi (31), of Sabon Pegi village in the Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State were recently apprehended by the state police command for allegedly being in possession of …
The Federal Government has directed civil servants on Grade Level 10 and below to resume duty with effect from Monday . It, however , said no worker would be allowed entry into any government offices without face masks . The …
Pelumi Keshinro also known as @ayam_pikoh_official is one of the young talents currently rocking the Nigerian Entertainment industry. She is a Comedienne, actor, content creator and a social media influencer who hails from Ogun State, Ijebu Ode precisely. Though, she …
Usman Abubakar Tafawa Balewa is the 60-year-old son of Nigeria’s first Prime Minister, the late Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa. He retired from the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency in 2018 and is currently a farmer and businessman. In this …
Gloria Chinwe Chubuike speaks about her passion for the fight against malaria on plus TV #TeaTime show. Gloria Chibuike is the founder and CEO of Chinwe Chibuike Foundation, an international non-profit organization that leverage across Abia and other states in …
Precious Ikeakhe is a famous entrepreneur, political analyst, youth advocate and the managing director of Nigerian bottle water company, Frost Water. In an interactive session with Vanguard he mentioned how he is driven about the betterment of Nigerian politics and …
Gloria Chinwe Chubuike, Nigeria philanthropist, age 24, the president chinwe Chibuike Foundation and youth counsellor was live on plus TV where she spoke about  maximizing youth demography in Nigeria. When asked about the future of Nigerian youths, are they still …
Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, described the amended 6th Broadcasting Code by the National Broadcasting Commission as a war by the government on arts and its producers. The NBC had reviewed some parts of the broadcasting code, which affect content …
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