Friday, 7th October 2022
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Goodluck Jonathan
7 mins ago
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has urged politicians to emulate the political attributes of inclusion, sacrifice and selflessness, for which Plateau’s first civilian governor, the late Chief Solomon Lar was renowned.
47 mins ago
Security has been beefed up at the main gates to the National Assembly as President Muhammadu Buhari presents the 2023 budget estimate of N19.76 trillion to a joint session of the Assembly.
59 mins ago
Nigerian Exchange Group Plc (NGX Group), is pleased to announce that its board has appointed Alhaji (Dr) Umaru Kwairanga as the new Chairman at its meeting held on Wednesday, 5 October 2022.
1 hour ago
The Federal Government has declared Monday 10th October 2022 as a public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid Celebration.
1 hour ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured Nigerians that it would only act in the national interest and won't bow to partisan whims and caprices in the conduct of the elections.
4 hours ago
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to divulge details on the release of the 23 remaining kidnapped
5 hours ago
Delta State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Independent National Election Commission (INEC), Mr. Monday Udoh Tom, has told the police and other security agencies that they will swear
5 hours ago
Pro-Akbabio group, Akwa Ibom Democratic Forum, a platform within the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, attacked former Minister of Petroleum, Don Etiebet, who said, on Wednesday,
5 hours ago
The International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (Intersociety) said, yesterday, that the 2023 presidential election in Nigeria could only be adjudged popular
5 hours ago
Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, returned to the country after spending 12 days in the United Kingdom (UK), ending speculation about his rumoured ill health.
5 hours ago
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, described the insistence of the Federal Government to pass the Waterways Resources Bill into law as another instance
5 hours ago
Worried about untapped opportunities in the printing industry valued at over $3 billion, the Chartered Institute of Professional Printers of Nigeria (CIPPON) has called on the Federal Ministry of Industry
6 hours ago
The Founder of Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola (SAN), yesterday, said that hunger was the major cause of insecurity in the country, saying that an angry person


11 mins ago
As a civil trial over Anthony Rapp's allegations got underway in New York, attorneys for the actor Kevin Spacey and the man whose accusations of sexual assault upended the Oscar winner's career disputed conflicting tales about the men's interactions more than 30 years earlier. Rapp's attorney said in his opening statement that Spacey, then 26…
20 mins ago
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill said Friday that Vladimir Putin's reign over Russia had been mandated by God, congratulating the Kremlin chief on his 70th birthday.
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Harvey Weinstein's next sexual assault trial is set to begin Monday in Los Angeles, almost exactly five years after allegations of sexual misconduct against the Hollywood mogul helped launch the #MeToo era.
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At least 19 people have been confirmed dead after an avalanche struck climbers in the Indian Himalayas, authorities said Friday, with bad weather hampering the fourth day of search and rescue efforts.
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German sportswear giant Adidas put its partnership with Kanye West under review Friday after the US rap star triggered a furore by wearing a "White Lives Matter" T-shirt at Paris Fashion Week.