Senate To Pass PIB Before End Of First Quarter Of 2021 — Lawan

President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan has assured that as Nigeria begins a new year, 2021, the controversial Petroleum Industry Bill 2020(SB) 510 will be passed by end of the first quarter of the year. Lawan has also promised

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Military Neutralizes 2,403 Criminals, Rescues 864 Kidnapped Victims – DHQ

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has revealed that Military troops neutralized 2,403 criminal elements, rescued 864 kidnapped victims, and recovered a total of 9,684,797 litres of stolen AGO and 33,516,000 litres of DPK across the country from

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Buhari Signs 2021 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2021 budget into law. The signing was done at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday and was confirmed on the official Twitter handle of the presidency. The signing of the budget comes exactly

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Returning To Borno Is Like Taking Poison – Abuja IDPs

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)  have stated that returning to Borno State is like taking poison as people who are there are still not safe due to the incessant attack by the

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We Didn’t Abandon Any Corps Members In COVID-19 Isolation Centre – NYSC

By Joel Ajayi The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) said the scheme did not, in any way, abandon either the corps members or prospective corps members earlier quarantined in isolation centres, for testing positive to COVID-19. The

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Gombe Governor Receives Chief Of Air Staff

By Abdul lateef Taiwo  Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has advocated for more collaborative approach and synergy with all segments of the population in combating the current security challenges rocking the country.  Governor Inuwa Yahaya made the call

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NFF Endorses Davidson Owumi As LMC’s CEO-designate

By Joel Ajayi The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick has approved the recommendation of the League Management Company (LMC) for the appointment of Mr Davidson Owumi as the new Chief Executive Officer of the organizing

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Don’t Allow Arewa Community To Split, AYCF Urges Lagos Govt

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) on Wednesday cautioned against the gang up to split the Arewa community in Lagos State over chieftaincy matters. Alhaji Yerima Shettima, the National President of AYCF, in a statement in Lagos, urged the State

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UN Confirms Closure Of Darfur Peacekeeping Mission

The joint United Nations-African Union mission in the Darfur region of Sudan (UNAMID) will officially end operations on Thursday, when the government of Sudan will take over responsibility for the protection of civilians in the area, the UN News has

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China Approves Conditional Use Of Coronavirus Vaccine

China has approved for conditional use its first coronavirus vaccine, developed by state-owned pharmaceutical company Sinopharm. The approval, announced by the Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council, has come a day after Sinopharm said its vaccine was found

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