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26 Sep 2018
The Nigerian Police has raised alarm over the plot by some unidentified factions in the politics of the state to make Thursday’s governorship rerun election violent. The election held on Saturday, 22 September was declared inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after votes in seven polling units of the state were cancelled due…
26 Sep 2018
An Osun high court has ordered the immediate release of Peoples Democratic Party chieftain, Fatai Oyedele Diekola from Police detention. Diekola and two others were arrested on Monday for allegedly trying to buy permanent voter’s cards (PVCs) from Alekuwodo residents in Osogbo. Justice A.O Ayoola on Wednesday following an application filed on behalf of Diekola;…
26 Sep 2018
After meeting with both the People's Democratic Party and All Progressives Congress in the run-up to Thursday's rerun of the Osun State governorship poll, Otunba Iyiola Omisore, the candidate of the Social Democratic Party, said Wednesday that his allegiance is with the people of the state. Omisore came third in the Saturday poll, behind PDP's…
26 Sep 2018
Ahead of the Thursday rerun Osun state election, the leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress and opposition People's Democratic Party have claimed Iyiola Omisore has pledged his allegiance to them. Omisore, who is the flag bearer of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), was third in the election declared inconclusive by INEC. The SDP candidate…


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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
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Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
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A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
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Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
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The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.