Tuesday, 26th September 2023
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28 Aug
THE South-West zone of the Unity Schools Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) has appealed to the Federal Government to slash downward boarding school fees, saying that an astronomical increase will adversely affect children's welfare when they resume this week. The forum made the appeal, at the weekend, in a statement jointly signed by its Zonal Coordinator, Prof.…
13 Aug
Cybercrime A Cybersecurity expert, Mr Oluwafemi Osho, on Sunday urged the Federal Government to prioritise cybersecurity and invest in real-time monitoring against cyberattacks. Osho said it was important to ensure the protection of the country’s digital future. He was reacting to the advisory on Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on Nigeria’s vital digital infrastructure…
29 Jul
Some stakeholders in education in Abuja, have called on the Federal Government and states to prioritise investment in the education sector, to boost children’s development at their early stages of life
10 Jul
The Federal government has kick-started processes for gender-responsive policies and action plans on land restoration, which will foster equitable access, management of land and other resources.
11 May
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday adopted a new national automotive policy that would span through 2023 to 2033.
18 Apr
Aviation workers’ unions, yesterday, made good their threat to withdraw services from airports nationwide, in protest against non-implementation of Condition of Service (CoS), and other welfare-related issues.
12 Apr
Sir: The attention drawn by Nigeria Health Watch to the increasing rate of maternal mortality in the country is an issue the Federal Government must take very seriously with a view to finding adequate solutions aimed at addressing it.
6 Apr
A civil rights organisation, International Society for Civil and Rule of Law (Intersociety), has cautioned Federal Government against fanning embers of hatred by making treason allegations against the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, and his running mate, Datti Baba-Ahmed, as such could instigate assassination moves on their lives.
1 Mar
Federal Government has cautioned former President Olusegun Obasanjo not to truncate the 2023 general elections, following a recent letter he wrote concerning the polls .
23 Jan
There is a constant refrain in our federalism discussion which suggests that some states in the country are unviable.
20 Jan
Federal Government has said it has completed and handed over road and erosion intervention projects at the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Ugbowo campus. Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, made the disclosure, yesterday, in Benin City, Edo State while handing over federal roads and reinstated gully erosion sites at the university. The minister,…
20 Jan
•‘Secret approvals of pump price a departure from PIA objectives’ • Marketers seek full deregulation For the second time in about seven months, the Federal Government again acceded to arm-twisting antics of marketers, yesterday, by quietly approving an increment in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise known as petrol.     According to…


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Following the controversy over the demolition of buildings in Kano State by Governor Abba Yusuf, the government has said the buildings involved were sold illegally by the immediate past administration led by former Governor Ganduje.
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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has pledged adequate support for Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) towards economic growth of the state. The governor gave the assurance during the distribution of Information and Communication Technology ....
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By virtue of section 230 of the 1999 Constitution, the Supreme Court of Nigeria ought to comprise the Chief Justice of Nigeria and such other justices not exceeding 21 as may be proscribed by the Act of the National Assembly.
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It was a miraculous escape for three occupants of a Toyota Corolla saloon car when a 40ft container, slipped from a truck, and fell on a vehicle in Ojuelegba inward Stadium on Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.
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The Special Forces Troops of the Joint Task Force Northwest Operation HADARIN DAJI under the command of the General officer Commanding 8 Division Nigerian Army, yesterday, rescued over 15 kidnapped victims in the North West of Zamfara State.