Nigeria is facing a lot of problems everywhere - British High Commissioner-
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Nigeria is facing a lot of problems everywhere – British High Commissioner

By NAN “And the secession movements in the Southeast. So, Nigeria is really struggling” British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has expressed worry at the deteriorating security situation in the country, pledging that the UK government was keen on helping Nigeria win its fight against insecurity. “We are extremely concerned about the deteriorating security Read more

Gunmen attack former CBN Gov Soludo, three orderlies killed-
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Just In: Gunmen attack former CBN Gov Soludo, three orderlies killed

“Gunmen disrupted an interactive session between Isuofia youths and Soludo at the town’s civic centre.” Prof Chukwuma Soludo, a former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria was attacked by unidentified gunmen on Wednesday where three of his orderlies were brutally killed. Newsheadline247 gathered that the sad incident happened in Soludo’s home town in Isiofia Read more

Medical Trip: Chase Buhari back Nigeria – Sowore calls on Nigerians in UK -
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Medical Trip: Chase Buhari back home – Sowore calls on Nigerians in UK

“Nigerians in the UK please help send @mbuhari back home for his annual medical check-up at the “World Class” hospital he built in Nigeria! Omoyele Sowore, a Nigerian human rights activist and candidate in the 2019 presidential election, has called on Nigerians residing in the United Kingdom to send President Muhammadu Buhari back to Nigeria. Read more

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AfDB, IFAD affirm Ogun most suitable for Special Agricultural Processing Zone

Ogun is naturally a SAPZ location and suitable for SAPZ innovation and case study. Ogun State has been described as the most suitable place for the African Development Bank (AfDB) and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Special Agricultural-Processing Zone (SAPZ) programme, the coordinators have said. Both bodies expressed this while they were received by Read more

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APC recruiting because it’s divided – Galadima speaks on 2023 presidential election

APC have separated and divided themselves into groups that would only support one of their members to become the next president in 2023. Buba Galadima, a former close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, has said there are irreconcilable differences in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The national political figure expressed this on Wednesday when Read more

UK fines Oyakhilome’s channel £125,000 over ‘misinformation’ on COVID-19 -
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UK fines Oyakhilome’s channel £125,000 over ‘misinformation’ on COVID-19

The United Kingdom Office of Communications, otherwise known as Ofcom, has sanctioned Nigerian Pastor Chris Oyakhilome owned religious channel, Loveworld, for breaching the country’s broadcasting code by disseminating misinformation on COVID-19. Ofcom said in a statement that the station was fined £125,000 (N65.6m) for violating code of broadcasting in the UK. The statement read in Read more

NPFL: Akure Sunshine FC Coach Ogunbote calls for more quality players ahead of mid-season -
Football SPORTS

Akeredolu gives 60-day ultimatum as Ondo Govt reveals plans to sell Sunshine Stars FC

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has finally revealed that the state has concluded plans to sell the state-owned football club, Sunshine Stars. The move of the state government became evident when the governor set up a three-member committee for the Ondo State Football Agency, OSFA. The committee was given a matching order by the governor Read more

Lagos Govt rewards State outstanding teachers -
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Lagos Govt rewards outstanding teachers with brand new cars

By NAN Teaching profession not a thankless job ”We cannot thank our teachers enough for all they do; for the passion they bring to the job; for inculcating in our children the values they require to succeed… The Lagos State Government on Tuesday rewarded 12 outstanding public school teachers and administrators with 12 cars. The winners of Read more

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PDP tackles APC over alleged N25 trillion missing fund, demands probe

PDP invites Nigerians to unite in demanding for the recovery of the N25tn The Peoples Democratic Party has expressed shock over the alleged disappearance of a fresh N10.1tn from the national treasury. In a statement by the party’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party said it was clear that corruption was on the increase under the Read more

Buhari’s home state, Katsina, plans to tax herdsmen

Buhari’s home state, Katsina, plans to tax herdsmen

Agency Report Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari says he is planning to tax herders in the state, President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown.  According to the Katsina government, the new tax regime was necessary as the state receives about N6 billion monthly from the Federation Account and spends N3 billion on salaries and allowances.  Masari said the Read more