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Court slates July 21 to hear suit seeking Buhari’s sack from office

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Court slates July 21 to hear suit seeking Buhari’s sack from office

Buhari heads for London

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed July 21, 2021, to hear a suit filed against President Muhammadu Buhari by a former Presidential candidate, Chief Ambrose Albert Owuru, seeking an order of the court declaring the Presidential seat vacant. The date has been communicated to parties in the suit through hearing notices served […]

Court slates July 21 to hear suit seeking Buhari’s sack from office
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Ban government officials who violate press freedom, electoral reform, stakeholders charge UK, US, Canada

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Ban government officials who violate press freedom, electoral reform, stakeholders charge UK, US, Canada

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NIGERIANS who gathered at the Merit House for electoral reform and press freedom summit have called on the United States, United Kingdom and Canada to ban government officials involved in shrinking media space and freedom of expression.  The panellists at a one-day summit election, ‘Participation and Safety in the Face of the Growing Insecurity’, said […]

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I stabbed Super TV CEO under influence of drugs, alcohol ― 300L UNILAG student

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I stabbed Super TV CEO under influence of drugs, alcohol ― 300L UNILAG student

300L UNILAG student, Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu

A 21-year-old 300-level student of the Department of Mass Communication, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu, has recounted how she stabbed her lover, Super TV CEO, Mr Usifo Ataga, to death under the influence of drugs and alcohol in Lekki, Lagos.  Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, paraded the suspect at the state […]

I stabbed Super TV CEO under influence of drugs, alcohol ― 300L UNILAG student
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Infrastructure: Nigeria is poor, only option is to borrow ― Senate President

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Infrastructure: Nigeria is poor, only option is to borrow ― Senate President

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Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday, apprised President Muhammadu Buhari of the activities lined up by the National Assembly, saying after the meeting that Nigeria is a poor nation that has no option but to borrow to fund infrastructure. Fielding questions from correspondents after the meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja, he, however, assured that […]

Infrastructure: Nigeria is poor, only option is to borrow ― Senate President
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Women are more vulnerable in all situations — Adenle Oluwole, founder SWINT foundation

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Women are more vulnerable in all situations — Adenle Oluwole, founder SWINT foundation

Women are more vulnerable

Tunrayo Adenle-Oluwole, is a woman of many parts; she is a wife, mother, an entrepreneur, an advocate, sickle cell warrior and the founder of SWINT Foundation. With YEJIDE GBENGA-OGUNDARE, she speaks about the plight of women living with sickle cell, the battle for a normal life and other issues. We just celebrated the world sickle […]

Women are more vulnerable in all situations — Adenle Oluwole, founder SWINT foundation
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Students sent home as cultists threaten Akwa Ibom principal, dump fetish objects

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Students of the Uyo High School along Oron Road, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, have been asked to temporarily vacate the school premises as suspected cultists threatened to kill the principal, Mr Michael Etuk, if he fails to release their members arrested by the police within 24 hours. The Chairman of the State Secondary School Board,…


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Kano school accepts cryptocurrency, asks FG to embrace digital payment

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A Kano-based school, New Oxford Science Academy, Chiranchi, has adopted cryptocurrency as means of payment of school fees. The school’s principal, Sabi’u Musa Haruna, who confirmed the development to our correspondent said the decision was taken after extensive consultations with parents. He added that it would ease the payment of school fees. “We have decided…


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Kano school accepts crypto currency, asks FG to embrace digital payment

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A Kano-based school, New Oxford Science Academy, Chiranchi, has adopted crypto currency as means of payment of school fees, The school’s principal, Sabi’u Musa Haruna, who confirmed the development to our correspondent said the decision was taken after extensive consultations with parents. He added that it would ease the payment of school fees. “We have…


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Mexico friendly: Ex-Eagles slam Rohr over home-based snub

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Former Super Eagles players have faulted Gernot Rohr’s decision not to coach the home-based team for next weekend’s friendly against Mexico, The PUNCH reports. The game is billed to hold at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on July 3. Rohr told The PUNCH on Wednesday he shunned the friendly, which has the Eagles parading a…


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’94 Eagles hail Buhari after house gifts

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Members of the Super Eagles who won the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia have shared their excitement after the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), gave them three-bedroom apartments, 27 years after their triumph. Buhari, through the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed the news in a statement on…


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2021 hajj: C/River completes refund of intending pilgrims

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2021 hajj: C/River completes refund of intending pilgrims

C/River completes refund, Hajj 2021 cancellation, Oyo hajj, NAHCON pledges support, 2021 Hajj

THE Cross River Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has refunded all 2021 intending pilgrims who made deposits to the board prior to the 2021 hajj. The chairman of the board, Alhaji Rabilu Abdullahi Maimaje, who made the announcement in a statement posted on Hajjreporters, said this was in compliance with the directive of the state governor, […]

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Apochi eyes 12th knockout win against Glanton

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WBA cruiserweight No.1 title challenger, Efetobor Apochi, says he is confident of knocking out American, Brandon Glanton, when both fighters clash in their highly anticipated ‘Fight of The Unbeatens’ at the Minneapolis Armory on June 27. Apochi is unbeaten in 11 professional fights, knocking out all his opponents, with only Earl Newman going the farthest,…


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Onyeka set for EPL switch

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FC Midtjylland sports director, Svend Graversen, believes Super Eagles midfielder Frank Onyeka is ready for the big switch to the English Premier League following interest from newcomer Brentford. But according to Graversen, despite strong reports linking the Nigeria international with Brentford, the FC Midtjylland’s sister club are not the only club interested in the player,…


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Ebuehi to undergo Venezia medical

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Super Eagles right back Tyronne Ebuehi is poised to undergo medicals ahead of a proposed loan move to newly promoted Italian Serie A club Venezia from Benfica, The PUNCH reports. The Nigeria international, according to Sky Italia, has arrived in Venice to complete the move, with Venezia holding an option to buy permanently. Ebuehi spent…


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Akinwunmi, Falode head Aisha Buhari Cup LOC

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The Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday released the names of members of the Local Organising Committee for the first Aisha Buhari Cup, an invitational women’s football tournament which holds in Nigeria in September. The competition, which is in celebration of 30 years of women’s football in the country, will have South Africa, Cameroon, Mali, Morocco,…


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UEFA scraps away goals rule in club competitions

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The away goals rule in European club football is to be abolished from the start of next season, governing body UEFA has confirmed. The rule, used since 1965, decided drawn two-legged games by favouring the team that scored the most away goals. All ties level on aggregate at the end of the second leg will…


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Foundation urges govt to end stigmatisation against widows

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Foundation urges govt to end stigmatisation against widows

Foundation urges govt

A faith-based humanitarian organisation, Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF), has called on government at all levels to see to the stoppage stigmatisation against widows. ZSF’s Executive Director, Prince Sulayman Olagunju, made the call on Wednesday in Lagos at an event to mark the 2021 International Widows Day (IWD). This year’s theme was ‘Invisible Women, Invisible […]

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Emergencies: Hospitals’ insistence on police report

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THE absurd insistence on police reports by hospitals before treating accident and gunshot victims has again sadly claimed the life of a promising youth. That human life is cheap in Nigeria is not in dispute. But the continued loss of precious lives on ridiculous grounds should be curbed and quickly too. The latest victim, a…


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Afeku, Udofia to speak at NATOP AGM in Uyo

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Afeku, Udofia to speak at NATOP AGM in Uyo

NATOP AGM in Uyo

The fifth Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Association of Tour Operators NATOP will once again play host to high profile speakers. The AGM coming up in Uyo Akwa Ibom State will have as the Guest speaker the Ghanaian Former Minister of Tourism and Creative Arts, Mrs Catherine Afeku under whose tenure Ghana initiated the […]

Afeku, Udofia to speak at NATOP AGM in Uyo
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Ethiopian Airlines Group starts flight operations with fully vaccinated crew

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Ethiopian Airlines Group starts flight operations with fully vaccinated crew

Ethiopian Airlines Group starts

Ethiopian Airlines Group, Africa’s largest carrier, has started operating flights with fully vaccinated crew against COVID-19 to keep travellers safe in light of the pandemic. The Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines, Mr Tewolde GebreMariam said “We are pleased to operate flights with fully vaccinated crew – a significant step in protecting our employees’ and customers’ health […]

Ethiopian Airlines Group starts flight operations with fully vaccinated crew
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