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FG will remove expiry date from nat’l ID card – Pantami

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has disclosed that the federal government is working towards removing the expiry date feature...

Nigeria’s life expectancy stymied by food insecurity, poor infrastructure — Experts

Amid statistics by the United Nation’s Population Fund (UNFPA) showing that Nigeria has the 3rd lowest life expectancy rate in the world (55) years...

Court gives Ndume three weeks ultimatum to produce Maina

A Federal High Court in Abuja has given Senator Ali Ndume 21 days to produce the former chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task...

Attack on Abuja #EndSARS protesters left 2 dead, vehicles set ablaze

At least two persons were feared killed as mayhem broke out at the Apo Mechanic Village in Abuja when suspected hoodlums hijacked the #EndSARS...

Tinubu urges #EndSARS protesters to give Buhari time to implement demands

National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu yesterday implored #ENDSARS protesters to halt their protests and give President Muhammadu Buhari...

Buhari considers more incentives for Nigerians as #EndSARS protests soar

Amid nationwide protests demanding the reform of the police among others, the Presidency may have embarked on new measures to save the day and...

NLC disagrees with FG’s move to concession airports

The Nigeria Labour Congress has written a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari disagreeing with the planned concession of four of the nation’s most viable...

Fed Poly Mubi grounded as ASUP commences indefinite strike Monday

Activities at the federal Polytechnic Mubi, Adamawa State have come to a complete halt as Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) of the institution...

FG, development partners to vaccinate 7m Nigerians against yellow fever

The Federal government, with support of the World Health Organization, the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Vaccine Alliance, has resumed...

Hired political thugs not #EndSARS protesters attacked me – Gov Oyetola

Osun State governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has disclosed that he was attacked by hired political thugs not #EndSARS protesters on Saturday. Addressing the people of...

#EndSARS protests caused by hunger, Governors say

Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, said on Sunday that he and his colleagues are worried about the...

Defence minister warns protesters against ‘breaching nat’l security

While the federal government is trying to placate protesters from continuing their protests for police reforms, a minister has warned the protesters against ‘breaching...
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The Senate Tuesday passed for second reading, the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) 2020 after exhaustive debates by senators across party divides. The upper legislative chamber...

Lekki killings: You can’t go scot free, Fani-Kayode tells Buhari, Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu

Femi Fani-Kayode has vowed that Nigerian leaders who allowed the shedding of the blood of protesters in Lekki, Lagos State on Tuesday will never...

33 health workers infected, one killed by COVID-19 in Adamawa – NMA chair

A total of 33 health workers in Adamawa State have been infected by coronavirus from the time of outbreak of the virus in the...

#EndSARS: Dozens killed as violence spreads

Dozens of people were on Tuesday killed in Lagos, FCT, Kano, Oyo, Ogun and Plateau states, while many others sustained injuries following altercations in...