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Nigeria’s vice-president, Yemi Osinbajo, has reiterated that he has no intention of contesting to be president in 2023. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, Osinbajo’s major focus was to support President Muhammadu Buhari until their tenure elapses. According to Akande, the Vice President is only a spokesperson […]

Imo State Universal Basic Education Board IMSUBEB today protested nonpayment of salaries after many promises from the governor Hope Uzodimma. According to reports, the Rebuild Imo PDP led government of Emeka Ihedioha gave out these IMSUBEB contracts to fix most of Imo schools mostly at the rural areas that were in a very bad shape […]

Funke Akindele has gifted an apartment to veteran actor Kayode Olasehinde Ajirebi, aka Pa James, after his house in Oke Isagun community of Oke Odo, Lagos, was affected by the recent flood. Pa James cried out for help after dirty water got into his house on July 7, 2020, and soaked his belongings. This comes […]

Some Nigerians on social media have questioned the exclusion of Super Eagles players from the list of Top 10 Most Valuable Players in Africa. It was reported yesterday that Liverpool duo Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane, led a list of Africa’s 10 MVPs that had no Nigerian. Both players are each valued at €120m. The […]

The Federal Government has commenced preparation of its 2021 budget, as the Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning has received anticipated personnel costs for next year, from various Ministries, Departments, and Agencies, MDAs. This followed the Personnel Cost Budget Call Circular issued in April by the Minister, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, which gave all MDAs […]

There was tension in Aba, Abia state, on Tuesday, July 7, after a policeman shot and killed an Abia revenue taskforce official and wounded another. According to eyewitness reports, a policeman attached to a fast-food restaurant opened fire on members of Abia State Taskforce Board of Internal Revenue. A member of the task force identified […]

The Federal Government has put on hold the planned resumption of federal schools and has also stopped students from participating in the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations scheduled for between August 4 and September 5. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed these to State House Correspondents at the end of a meeting of […]

A Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State, has sentenced a 47-year-old security guard, Obinna Andrew, to 16 years’ imprisonment with an option of N3m fine for sexually exploiting two minors. While delivering the judgment on Tuesday, Justice Simon Amobeda, said the sentence was to serve as a deterrent to others, who were […]

The Anambra State Government has said the late Provost of College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus, Prof Onochie Udemezue, resorted to self-medication in treating COVID-19. Udemezue died about a week ago of diabetes and COVID-19-related complications. In a memo to Governor Willie Obiano by an unnamed commissioner, the state accused the late […]

Ugwumba Uche Nwosu, has appealed to Imo state Gov. Senator Hope Uzodinma, not to appeal the judgment delivered yesterday which reinstated the democratically elected LGA Executive Chairmen, Vice-Chairmen and Counselors in the state. Nwosu who disclosed this via a tweet extended his heartfelt congratulations to these great leaders and urged the sitting governor to see […]

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