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11 Jan
• Lagos LP replaces Salako with Ekong as Chairman • APC-PCC launches operation ‘no void votes’ in Lagos Lagos State Labour Party (LP) Chairman, Kayode Salako, yesterday, ceded his position to the state’s deputy women leader of the party, Dayo Ekong, on the directive of the national leader of the party, Julius Abure. Speaking at…
29 Nov
The Youth Fellowship of the Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church (C & S), Amazing Grace District Headquarters, has urged youths to steer clear of violence, but apply wisdom to elect credible leaders in the forthcoming elections for the country to move forward.
20 Nov
The Vicar of St. James Anglican Church, Asokoro, Venerable Ben Idume, has admonished Nigerians to shun hatred but unite towards building a peaceful country, saying that the emergence of credible leaders in the 2023 polls
3 Apr 2021
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has said that the use of thugs during elections portends great danger to the nation’s democracy. Kalu said this on Friday, while inspecting the ongoing construction of the two-kilometer Akama and Ugwuavor Roads in Arochukwu. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the road was…
25 Jan 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), says it will seek government approval to conduct drug tests on tertiary institutions’ new students, security agencies’ fresh recruits
8 Nov 2020
Walter Wink wrote, “History belongs to the intercessors who believe and pray the future into being...These shapers of the future are the intercessors, who call out of the future the longed-for new present.” The nation can only be transformed if the prayers of the saints impact the whole gamut of society. We must pray that…
5 Dec 2019
I have no hesitation in admitting that I have a personal, formative interest in the health of the Nigerian judiciary, deeper perhaps than the average Nigerian.
8 Sep 2019
Children are a significant piece of society saddle with the responsibility of lifting future goals; they serve as the pendulum to swing our economy, politics and Social Potential in manna days. They are requisite players Of our Tomorrow world Knowing full well by us yet we tend to turn blind eyes and deaf ear to their Interest...
9 Mar 2019
Women in Rivers State have been urged to caution their children not to allow themselves to be used by politicians to cause violence and electoral disruption during today’s elections.   Chairperson, House Committee on Women Affairs, state House of Assembly, Victoria Nyeche, who gave the advice yesterday in Port Harcourt after a walk to commemorate the International…
6 Mar 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday held a closed-door meeting with the nation's security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The session started at about 11:00 a.m. Its agenda was not made public...
3 Mar 2019
The Metropolitan Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. (Dr.) Alfred Adewale Martins has urged Lagosians, especially the ethnic groups in Lagos State to continue to live in peace and harmony. Reacting to reported skirmishes in parts of the state during the last Presidential and National Assembly elections, and the rumour of reprisal attacks, Archbishop Martins charged…
20 Jan 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba has accused Gov. Ishaku Darius of the state of allegedly arming political thugs across the state as part of PDP’s plans to disrupt the 2019 elections. Addressing newsmen in Jalingo on Saturday, the Director-General of the APC governorship candidate in the state, Mr Bobboi Kaigama, also alleged that…

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday urged the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) to ensure training and re-training of reporters to curb quackery and fake news.
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Economic and commercial activities in Awka, the capital town of Anambra, have slowed down due to the insufficient quantity of the newly-designed N1,000, N500 and N200 in circulation.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has backed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to phase out the current 200, 500, and 1000 naira notes by Tuesday, January 31. The Presidency in a statement said Buhari insisted that the deadline is "aimed at people hoarding illicit funds and not the common man, and that it had become necessary…
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Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar on Saturday said the deadline for the use of old naira notes is unrealistic and causing discomfort. “The deadline is going to cause heavy discomfort for Nigerians," Atiku said in a video tweet. "It will be magnanimous for the Federal Government and the regulatory body…
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The Prof. Pat Utomi-led Big Tent Coalition of political parties and civil society groups for Obi-Datti has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission...