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Abiodun Presents N339bn 2021 Appropriation Bill To Ogun Assembly

          Femi Adeleke Abeokuta     Governor Dapo Abiodun on Wednesday presented a total budget size estimated at N339bn as the 2021 Appropriation Bill before the members of the State House of Assembly, comprising of N162bn for recurrent expenditure...

Attack on Agbekoya Vigilante lands 7 Eiye Confraternity members in Police net

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of seven members of the 'Eiye Confraternity', after a daring attack on some Agbekoya cadres in the Agura area of Ikorodu. The Commissioner of Police Lagos...

PDP condemns attacks on Borno’s farmers by Boko Haram

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the gruesome beheading of some innocent farmers by Boko Haram in Zabarmari, Borno state, describing the act as ‘extremely wicked and devilish’. The party, in a statement by...

Unknown gunmen kill Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering in Makurdi

The Police Command in Benue State has confirmed the killing of Karl Kwaghger, an Associate Professor with the Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (UMA), by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. The late don lectured at...

Ondo State: Olugbo celebrates 11th Coronation anniversary

The Kingdom of Ugbo, the seat of Olugbo Oghone came alive with colourful aplomb and elegance on Saturday, the 28th November as Oba Alayeluwa, His Imperial Majesty Oba (Dr.) Frederick EnitiOlorunda Obateru Akinruntan, Paramount...

ASUU agrees to call off strike as FG increases payment to N70bn

Adelani Adepegba,AbujaThe Academic Staff Union of Universities has agreed to call off its eight-month strike which has grounded academic activities in the public universities since March.The union leadership reached the consensus during a meeting...

Argentine prosecutors probe Maradona’s death

Argentine prosecutors were investigating Friday the circumstances surrounding the death of Diego Maradona and whether it could have involved medical negligence, judicial sources said.“There are already irregularities,” a close family member told AFP.Maradona’s lawyer,...

Iran accuses Israel of scientist assassination, vows revenge

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday accused arch-foe Israel of acting as a “mercenary” for the US in carrying out the assassination of Tehran’s top nuclear scientist the day before.“Once again, the wicked hands...

Blatter, Platini probe shifts to fraud accusation

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini are now being investigated for “fraud” and “breach of trust” in Switzerland, a source with access to the probe said on Friday.The former power...

22 killed as herdsmen, farmers clash in Chad

At least 22 people have been killed in southern Chad in the latest instance of deadly ethnic violence between nomadic herders and sedentary farmers, the communications minister said Friday.A curfew was imposed in the...