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Ubah to FG: Review NYSC service year to 1month, give N300,000 seed capital to graduates
​The Managing Director, Capital Oil and Gas, Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah has called for the review of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, in order for it to become a job creating platform as against what the scheme offers now. Ubah, who spoke yesterday, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University,... Read more
Photos Of Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu On His First Day In Office
Newly sworn-in governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu shared photos from his first day in office on his twitter page. More photos below….     …for more gist click HERE Read more
Throwback photo of former President, Shehu Shagari’s
Shehu Shagari The extended family of former President Shehu Shagari are pictured together at the State House, Lagos in 1983. Photo credit: Bello Shagari ..for more gist click HERE Read more
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo Arrives Kaduna International Airport And Is Received By Governor El-Rufai (Photos)
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo arrives Kaduna Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, is currently in Kaduna for a one-day working visit. Upon his arrival at the Kaduna International Airport, he was received by the Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai. More photos below…. ….for more gist click HERE Read more
Kano State Govt Spends N200 Million On Mass Wedding For 1,520 Couples
Mass Wedding In Kano State Govt The wedding which took place on Sunday, February 26th, was the first under Governor Umar Ganduje’s administration. At least 3,000 couples were screened before 1,520 were selected as first batch of the exercise, said the governor. Wedding will be sponsored for the remaining... Read more
SSS Recovers Guns, Magazines At Abuja Home Of Former Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam
Former Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam Officials of the State Security Service SSS, says it has recovered a cache of guns and magazines in a property allegedly belonging to former Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam, after conducting a search on the property on February 24th. In a statement signed... Read more
UK Announces Trial Of Former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, in June
UK to begin trial of former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, in June The United Kingdom will begin the trial of former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, and four others  in London, in June 2017, over allegations of corruption and money laundering. Diezani who has been in the... Read more
IBB University confirms story of lecturer caught trying to sleep with female student
​The management of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University has confirmed the story of its lecturer caught while trying to sleep with a female student. The internet was agog on Friday following the outbreak of the story that a lecturer, in the English Department was caught while trying to have... Read more
Xenophobic Attacks: Dabiri-Erewa Blasts South African Home Affairs Minister, Says FG Ready To Act
​Mrs. Dabiri-Erewa also declared that the Federal Government will no longer tolerate such violence against Nigerians. Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Adviser (Foreign Affairs) to the President, has described as insensitive the suggestion by Mr. Malusi Gigaba, South African Home Affairs Minister, that diplomacy is the solution to attacks... Read more
Judge Strikes Out Case Against UNILAG On Technical Grounds, Students’ Lawyer To Appeal Or Re-File
​Federal High Court judge in Ikoyi, Lagos State, Justice  A.O. Faji,struck out a case filed against the University of Lagos (UNILAG) by some student activists who alleged unjust rustication by the institution. The rusticated students sued the university to contest the school management’s decision. One of the affected students,... Read more