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81 students bag First Class degrees at Ota Bells University of Technology

The university applied a robust e-learning platform for students during the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of 81 students of the Bells University of Technology, Ota, Ogun State, have graduated with first-class degrees in the 2019/2020 academic session, according to agency reports. The Vice-Chancellor, Jeremiah Ojediran, said on Saturday during the institution’s 12th convocation that they were Read more

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

How Port Harcourt refinery was ruined by NNPC – Mele Kyari- newsheadline247.com
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How Port Harcourt refinery was ruined by NNPC – Mele Kyari

AGENCY REPORT “What we are seeing today is the cumulative effect of our lack of doing proper maintenance over a period of time…” The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Mele Kyari, has explained how the corporation ruined the Port Harcourt refinery that now requires at least $1.5 billion to resuscitate it, claiming Read more

Gov Ganduje to name N9 billion interchange road after Buhari, sends engineers on world trips - newsheadline247.com
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Gov Ganduje to name N9 billion interchange road after Buhari

AGENCY REPORT …sends engineers on world trips for designs Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has said his administration has earmarked N9 billion to construct a three-level interchange road project, and it will be named after President Muhammadu Buhari. The Kano governor disclosed this when he addressed State House correspondents after presenting the road project Read more

Ethnic clash breaks out in Ibadan after cart pusher stabs cobbler to death - newsheadline247.com
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Ethnic clash breaks out in Ibadan after cart pusher stabs cobbler to death

Agency Report …the situation sparked trouble as traders and some other residents of the area stormed the Shasha market on Friday Ethnic violence erupted in the Shasha area market of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital after a cobbler was stabbed to death by a cart pusher. Several stalls and properties worth millions of naira were Read more

Fraud: Court adjourns Orji Kalu’s arraignment as EFCC requests shift of re-trial to Lagos - newsheadline247.com
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Fraud: Court adjourns Orji Kalu’s arraignment as EFCC requests shift of re-trial to Lagos

AGENCY REPORT In a unanimous decision by a seven-man panel of justices, the Supreme Court nullified the entire proceedings that led to Kalu’s conviction. The Federal High Court Abuja has adjourned Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu’s arraignment, charged with alleged N7.1 billion fraud until June 7. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was to arraign Read more

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PDP kicks against fuel price hike, says N170 per litre unbearable

AGENCY REPORT The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the increase in the pump price of fuel which increased from N159 to N170 per litre. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday in Abuja, rejected the increase describing it as unbearable Read more

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INEC urged to be cautious of mail-in-voting

Agency Report “Even the United States that is adopting the process appear to have some issues with the system…” Candidate of the Progressive Peoples Congress (PPC) in the 2019 general election, Chief Jude Nwokike, has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on the adoption of mail-in voting, NAN reports. Nwokike made this known during Read more

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#EndSARS: FG warns protesters against lawlessness, says anarchy will not be allowed

The Federal Government on Saturday warned that it will not allow the country to be thrown into anarchy following the violence that has trailed the ongoing #EndSARS protests across Nigeria. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, made this known on Saturday when he featured on a late-night Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) news programme, “Weekend Read more