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15 Mar 2019
Archers drawn from across the country will converge on Abuja for the first phase of the Nigerian Archery Federation Game Clinic, Coaching and Officiating Workshop holding from Sunday to March 28 at the multi-purpose indoor Sports hall of the National Stadium. According to the President of the Nigeria Archery Federation, Mohammed Abdullah, the participants are…
25 Feb 2019
If there was a political IOU that Ekiti State governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, had upon quitting President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet last year to contest election, he settled it through the outcome of last Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly election in the state.    Call it ‘vote buying’ or what you may, or even election malpractice…
24 Feb 2019
Bangladesh commandos stormed a passenger jet in the country's southeast Sunday and shot dead an armed man who allegedly tried to hijack the Dubai-bound flight, an army official said. The suspect, described by officials as a Bangladeshi man in his mid 20s, was shot as special forces rushed the Boeing 737-800 plane after it landed…
13 Feb 2019
The navy has disclosed that the country lost about 23.1 million litres of Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), known as diesel, as a result of illegal oil refining in 2018. Giving the 2018 scorecard of the Navy during the first quarter media dialogue at Navy Headquarters (NHQ), the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok…
8 Dec 2018
What is your take on the leadership of the Nigerian military, in view of the rising attacks on military formations in the Northeast? What does it tell of the military and leadership? The leadership of the Nigerian military has been highly applauded for competently combating the Boko Haram threat. The heads of the Army, Navy…
28 Oct 2018
The Nigerian Navy has denied the latest allegations that some of its personnel collected huge sums of bribes from illegal bunkerers to operate freely in Bille coastal communities in Rivers. An online media had recently released a damming report and video that accused the navy and other security agencies of colluding with illegal oil refiners…
10 Oct 2018
The Nigerian Navy has urged job seekers to be wary of recruitment scammers on the prowl nationwide. Naval spokesman, Commodore Ayo Olugbode, gave the warning yesterday in a statement. He said: “The attention of the Nigerian Navy has been drawn to the activities of fraudsters impersonating as Nigerian Navy enlistment agents and fraudulently extorting money…
18 Jun 2018
A Naval rating is now cooling his heels in police custody at the Lagos command for allegedly stabbing a middle-aged woman to death. It was gathered that the incident occurred on Friday night at Egan village, a riverine community in Ojo local government area of Lagos. The deceased, identified as Taibat Badru, was stabbed at…
6 Jun 2018
Officials in charge of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) BEECROFT, yesterday averted a situation, which could have resulted into a bloody fracas between its personnel and guards attached to Topline Security at Idi-Mongoro area of Atlas Cove, Lagos State. The Federal Government had in 2014 awarded the contract of securing pipelines belonging to the Nigerian…
22 May 2018
At its height, the Boko Haram insurgency not only threatens to decimate Nigeria as we know it; it also sought to bring large swathes of land under the absolute control of a bloodthirsty sect. Boko Haram declared a caliphate that spanned 11 local councils in states such as Borno, Yobe and Adamawa and reigned with…
5 Dec 2017
The Nigerian Navy has expressed concern over festering insecurity within the nation’s maritime domain. The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, stated this yesterday at Onne, Rivers State, while flagging off the 2017 CNS yearly sea inspection, ‘Exercise Eagle Eye.’ Ibas, who noted that the maritime activities were vital to the economic…
1 Dec 2017
The Nigerian Navy on Friday said it had arrested a 27- year-old man, Yohanna Ahmadu, for allegedly attempting to defraud one Adamu Ibrahim, during the last naval recruitment exercise. The suspect, according to the statement issued by the Director, Naval Information, Navy Capt. Suleiman Dahun, said the suspect allegedly defrauded his victim of N50, 000…


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Recently, some hired political thugs, hoodlums and hooligans threatened the Labour party in Lagos to stop conducting a rally tagged: #Obidattti23 Forward Ever Rally” scheduled to hold in Lagos on October 1
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Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Cecilia Dada, has declared that one viably way to ease the plights of vulnerable women and youths across the metropolis was to enhance
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Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, flagged off his campaign with an appeal to all party members to join him in the task of seeking the mandate..
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The University of Ibadan (UI) and Carlcare Development Nigeria Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish an Infinix club in the university.
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A group, Concerned Parents of Ukraine Medical Graduates of 2022, has kicked against the allegation of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) that some graduates from Eastern European countries