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MRA kicks against Niger State’s plan to arrest PUNCH journalist

The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on Tuesday kicked against a planned arrest of The PUNCH Correspondent in Niger State, Mr. Adebayo Ayinde, calling on...

FG directs TV stations to deploy sign language interpreter during news

The Federal Government has directed TV stations to in line with National Broadcasting Code, deploy sign language interpreters during their major news casting. The Minister...

Nigeria develops 10-year strategic plan for universal health coverage

Nigeria's National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) on Monday commenced a two-day management retreat on its 10-year Strategic Plan. The NHIS Executive Secretary, Prof.Mohammad Sambo, told...

Yorubas should return to Ifa – Araba Agbaye

His Eminence Owolabi Aworeni is the Head of Yoruba traditional religious practices. His title, Araba Agbaye, means Aworeni occupies Orunmila’s stool, thus the primary...

Again, killer-herdsmen attack Ogun villagers, kill two  *as Gov. Abiodun condemns attack, orders deployment of security agents

Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta Suspected Fulani herdsmen in the early hours of yesterday allegedly killed two villagers in Yewa North Local government area of Ogun state. The victims:...

Abiodun, Osoba, Daniel mourn Jakande

Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun yesterday described the death of the first civilian governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as a...

FG begins disbursement of grants to 2,800 rural women in Anambra

The Federal Government on Sunday began the disbursement of Rural Women Cash Grant Programme to elderly and indigent women in Anambra. Hajiya Sadiya-Umar Farouk, Minister...

Osun State records 5 cases of UK COVID-19 strain

The Osun government on Sunday said five people have tested positive to the deadly B117 strain of Coronavirus (COVID-19) which was first reported in...

NDLEA proposes drug test for university students, security agencies, govt. appointees

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), says it will seek government approval to conduct drug tests on tertiary institutions’ new students, security agencies’...

2023: I am not nursing presidential ambition – Ortom

            Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says he is not nursing any presidential ambition. Ortom made the clarification in a...

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Ooni Unveils Adire Textile Production Hub, Harps On Youth Engagement

          The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Monday launched an Adire textile production hub; a cultural centre built on a...

MRA kicks against Niger State’s plan to arrest PUNCH journalist

The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on Tuesday kicked against a planned arrest of The PUNCH Correspondent in Niger State, Mr. Adebayo Ayinde, calling on...

‘In Ogun State, we are ready to work’

Femi Adediran recently spoke with the Ogun State Commandant of the So-Safe Corps, Mr. Soji Ganzallo, in Abeokuta about the security challenges in the...

FG directs TV stations to deploy sign language interpreter during news

The Federal Government has directed TV stations to in line with National Broadcasting Code, deploy sign language interpreters during their major news casting. The Minister...

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