Act fast on herdsmen menace, ACF, Northern Elders, Okogie, others tell FG

Lawmaker to FG: Fix Calabar-Biase highway

Concerned about the killings credited to Fulani herdsmen around the country, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and retired Lagos State Catholic Archbishop, Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, yesterday asked the Fedral Government to act fast in finding a solution to the problem. While the ACF charged those vested with power to secureRead More

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2019: We’re worried about killings, says APC spokesman

The National Public Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bolaji Abdullahi, fears that the current wave of killings by herdsmen in parts of the country could constitute a threat to the party’s 2019 presidential fortune. He therefore wants the problem resolved immediately. Abdullahi, who spoke at the reading of his book, “On A PlatterRead More

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I’VE BEEN SEXUALLY HARASSED LIKE ANY OTHER CELEBRITY, BUT…

Ibadan-born actor, producer and director, Saidi Balogun, who was recently made Health Ambassador by the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, spoke to OLAITAN GANIU on his almost three decades career, plans for the new year and other issues. It’s a New Year, what are your plans for the year? My plan for the New YearRead More

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I’VE BEEN SEXUALLY HARASSED LIKE ANY OTHER CELEBRITY, BUT…

Ibadan-born actor, producer and director, Saidi Balogun, who was recently made Health Ambassador by the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, spoke to OLAITAN GANIU on his almost three decades career, plans for the new year and other issues. It’s a New Year, what are your plans for the year? My plan for the New YearRead More

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All set for Amosun’s 60th birthday

Amosun

If Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, were a stock traded on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, it would cost a fortune to acquire even a single share. Such is the massive appreciation in the governor’s popularity since he took over the running of affairs in the Gateway State. Little wonder power brokers,Read More

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Nigeria develops Ebola, Malaria herbal drugs

Ebola

The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) says it has successfully researched and developed six traditional herbal products for the treatment of Ebola, Malaria and other diseases. The NIPRD Director-General, Prof. Karniyus Gamaniel, said this while presenting the score card of his eight-year tenure (2009 to 2017) in Abuja on Friday. The programme,Read More

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Again, Boko Haram attacks Madagali kills 5

Yobe Army replel Boko Haram

Alhaji Yusuf Muhammed, Chairman Madagali Local Government Area has confirmed the killing of five people in Kaya village by suspected Boko Haram insurgent. Speaking to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) through telephone ,Muhammed said that the incident occurred on Thursday at about 10 pm. He said several people injured , while houses and other propertiesRead More

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Ibadan Chieftaincy: We‘ll appeal judgment, says Ajimobi

APC Senatorial Caucus laud Senator, Ajimobi for sense of devotion

The Oyo State Government says it will appeal the judgment which declared unconstitutional and illegal the Commission of Inquiry recommending  the elevation of  some  Ibadan high chiefs to Obas. Justice Olajumoke Aiki of Oyo State High Court had on Friday declared the retired Justice Akintunde Boade’s Commission of Inquiry which reviewed the 1957 Ibadan ChieftaincyRead More

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Ibadan Chieftaincy: We‘ll appeal judgment, says Ajimobi

APC Senatorial Caucus laud Senator, Ajimobi for sense of devotion

The Oyo State Government says it will appeal the judgment which declared unconstitutional and illegal the Commission of Inquiry recommending  the elevation of  some  Ibadan high chiefs to Obas. Justice Olajumoke Aiki of Oyo State High Court had on Friday declared the retired Justice Akintunde Boade’s Commission of Inquiry which reviewed the 1957 Ibadan ChieftaincyRead More

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NWF extends registration deadline to January 31

The Nigeria Wrestling Federation has extended the registration deadline for countries wishing to participate in the Africa Wrestling Championship billed to hold in Port Harcourt next month to January 31, 2018. About 43 Countries are expected to compete at the tournament to be staged in Port Harcourt, Rivers State from February 7th – 11th, 2018Read More

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