Nigeria Leaders mortgaged Future Of The Youths Through Bad Governance – Gov Umahi

By Oswald Agwu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has blamed his fellow leaders for being responsible for regional agitations and insecurity in the country. Umahi bared his mind on Friday while commissioning the second batch of vehicles purchased for

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Benue People Hired Herdsmen Mercenaries That Killed In Ebonyi, Umahi Insists

By Oswald Agwu Ebonyi State government on Wednesday confirmed that the recent attack on UmuogodoAkpu, and its neighbouring villages in Ngbo, Ohaukwu Local government area of the State were perpetrated by herdsmen hired by the Agila people of Benue State.

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Ex-Sports DG, Ekeji Hails Dissolution Of Sports Federations

By Joel Ajayi  Former Nigeria international and retired Director-General of the defunct National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr. Patrick Ekeji has hailed the dissolution of the National Sports Federations by the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Dare. The

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FG To Roll-out Accelerated Basic Education Programme To Improve Access

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The federal government has revealed plans to embark on a national roll-out of the accelerated basic education programme to enable disadvantaged children  between  ages 10 and 18 to have access to  education. Minister of Education, Malam Adamu

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NGO Charges Women To Participate In Peace, Nation-building

By Mariam Sanni and Salomi Uniwuchola The Country Director of International Alert, Wangari Wanjau, has called on women to be dedicated, vocal and participate in policy making for  peace  and development of the nation. Wanjau made this call at the

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Finance Minister Lauds NEXIM Bank

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Management of Nigeria Export – Import Bank (NEXIM), has been commended for returning the bank to profitability and reduction in non- performing loans. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr (Mrs) Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed

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Sport Ministry Dissolves Sports Federations Boards Except Football

Joel Ajayi Ministry of Youth And Sports Development on Friday dissolved National Olympic Sports Federations to enable smooth transmission of power from old Boards to the new ones. The Minister who was represented by Dr. Simon Ebhojaiye, Director of Federations, Elite

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Olympics: 30 Nigeria Athletes Secure US Visas

Ministry Thanks US For Supporting Nigeria’s Sports Dev’t Thumbs Foreign Affairs Minister for intervention Joel Ajayi Sports Ministry has expressed appreciation to the US government for supporting Nigeria’s journey to the Olympics when it granted 30 Nigerian athletes Visas in

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Why We Sacked First Bank Directors – CBN

Mariam Sanni, Abuja Th Central Bank of Nigeria said the removal of directors of First Bank of Nigeria Limited and First Bank of Nigeria Holdings Plc followed the query which the CBN had earlier issued the Board of First Bank

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Address All Irregularities Before 2023 Polls, Election Network Urges Stakeholders

Joel Ajayi In its determination to ensure the vote of Nigerians count ahead of 2023 election, the Election Network, a digital media company delivering creative, intelligent, and data-driven journalism around global elections, have called on all stakeholders to ensure all

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