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Anambra lawmakers challenge police over sealing of assembly

Lawmakers in Anambra state have told the police that they lacked powers to seal the state’s House of Assembly. Addressing newsmen in Akwa on...

5 years after communal crisis: NYSC deploys corps members to Ezillo

Five years after a communal crisis between the people of Ezza and Ezillo in Ishielu local government area of Ebonyi state, the National Youth...

2018 Qur’an recitation competition begins in Bauchi

The 2018 Annual Qur’an Recitation Competition has opened in Bauchi state on Monday. Declaring the competition open, the state governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, said...

Vote buying continues in Katsina, Bauchi, Kwara bye-elections, says YIAGA

Despite the efforts of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies to curb the trend, there were records of vote buying in...

Anglican church elevates Ekpenisi as bishop

Ven. Godfrey Ifeanyichukwu Ekpenisi has been elected as Bishop in the Church of God Anglican Communion, Diocese of Ika, ecclesiastical province of Bendel. Ven....

ALTON warns of imminent blackout in Kogi, FCT, 8 other states

The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) has warned Kogi State government and nine other states including the Federal Capital Territory of...

2019: No politician will be allowed to cause violence – Shettima

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has vowed to handover any politician who may want to cause violence before, during and after the elections to...

Ethnicity, bane of Nigeria’s development – Onyema

Founder of the Foundation for Ethnic Harmony in Nigeria (FEHN), Mr. Allen Onyema has charged Nigerians to drop ethnic sentiment and commit themselves to...

NANS urges FG to stop treating education with levity

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has urged the federal government to stop treating tertiary education across the country with levity. The student...

45 Nigerian civic organizations, individuals get $453,568 US grant

The United States Consulate General in Lagos has through its grant programme awarded $453,568 to 45 individuals, non-government organizations (NGOs) and academic institutions. Recipients...