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Ekiti State House of Assembly suspends Chief Whip, Akinniyi Sunday

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has suspended indefinitely its recently impeached Chief Whip, Akinniyi Sunday representing Ikere Constituency 2 for, among others, allegedly sleeping on duty. Confirming the development, the Chairman, House Committee on Information, Samuel Omotoso said the suspension followed a series of allegations levelled against Lawmaker by the House Leader of Business […]

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Egypt ranked as the safest country in Africa

Egypt has been ranked the safest country in Africa – coming higher than both the UK and US – according to a new poll. The Gallup Global Law and Order report placed the North African country at 16 out of 135 countries on its annual list, which measures people’s sense of personal security and their […]

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National Leader of the APC endorse Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the party

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, ex-interim National Chairman of the APC, Bisi Akande and governors on the party’s platform, have endorsed former Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole, for the position of the national chairman of the party. This followed visits to Adams Oshiomhole’s campaign office located at Aso Drive, Asokoro, […]

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National carrier to begin operation in December- NCAA

The Director-General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Usman Muhtar, has confirmed December as the commencement date for the proposed national carrier. According to Usman Muhtar, the process of getting an Aircraft Operators Certificate takes just 90 days once the operator meets the requirement. The DG told journalists in Lagos on Tuesday that the possibility of the […]

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Special Presidential Investigation Panel recovers 2.1 billion Naira illegally kept in Heritage Bank.

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has recovered 2.1 billion Naira illegally kept in Heritage Bank. The Chairman of the panel, Okoi Obono-Obla, disclosed this while briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on activities of the panel. The spokesperson of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel, Lucie-Ann Laha, made this known in a […]

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Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock at the passing of reggae star, Ras Kimono

The minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock and sadness at the passing of the globally-acclaimed reggae star, Ras Kimono. The minister in a statement signed by Segun Adeyemi, Special Adviser to the minister of Information and Culture stated that late Ras Kimono will be remembered for his contribution to the elevation […]

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