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Buhari Seeks Amendment To Petroleum Industry Act

President Muhammadu Buhari has written the National Assembly to seek administrative structure amendments of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) and confirmation of appointments into the board of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority. This amendment was necessary towards achieving geopolitical balancing in representation on the non-Executive Board. The letter read on Tuesday by […]

Stolen Funds: FG Moves To Recover £200m Stashed In The

As part of efforts towards recovering assets belonging to the Federation, the Federal Government has said it will recover 200 million Pounds stashed in the United States. The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, made this known while speaking on the sideline of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. The AGF noted […]

Seven Northern States to Recruit 3,000 Vigilantes to Tackle Banditry

Governor Aminu Masari on Tuesday said seven states in the North West and North Central have agreed to recruit 3,000 special vigilantes to assist in combating insecurity, most especially banditry and kidnapping.  The Katsina State Governor revealed this in an interview following a consultative meeting with the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed […]

Nigeria Aligns With World Leaders For Global Covid-19 Vaccine Equity

Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande has said that Nigeria will join other world leaders to push for global COVID-19 vaccine equity at the ongoing UN General Assembly high-level meetings. Professor Muhammad-Bande told newsmen that President Muhammadu Buhari would join other Global Leaders to push for global vaccine access. The Nigerian […]

Oyo Begins Distribution Of Promotion Letters To 14,000 Staff

The Oyo State Government has commenced the distribution of promotion letters to 14,000 teaching and non-teaching staff across the zones of the state. It was gathered that the symbolic presentation of the letters to Zonal Heads commenced on Sunday at the office of the Permanent Secretary, State Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan. The Permanent Secretary, Mrs Grace […]

Lagos Government Signs Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the Bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in the State into law on Monday, September 20, 2021. The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday, September 9, 2021, passed the bill entitled, ‘A bill for a law to Prohibit Open Cattle Grazing In Lagos State. Speaker of the House, […]

Nine Dead, Many Injured As Fighter Jet Allegedly Bombs Buhari

Nine people in Buhari community, Yunusari Local Government Area of Yobe State, have been reportedly killed by a Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jet, while several other villagers sustained injuries and are now receiving medical attention at a government health facility in Geidam. According to a resident of Damaturu, Saleh Ibrahim, the jet shelled the village […]

COVID-19: UK May List Nigeria as Travel Risk

As the British government is set to update its COVID-19 travel list as part of a review that happens every three weeks, Nigeria, Jamaica, and Grenada are among the countries that could be moved to the red list, according to a British data expert. Nigeria is currently on the amber list of countries and territories, but it could […]

Crown Fc Congratulates Governor Makinde on 3SC Promotion, Praises Balogun

The Management of Crown Football Club, Ogbomoso has congratulated Governor Seyi Makinde on his achievement over the promotion of Shooting Stars Sports Club, Ibadan. The Governor has proved to the World that he can accomplish any task in as much as it is under this world. Shooting Stars cum the entire Southwestern Nigeria had longed […]

Shooting Stars ‘Oluyole Warriors’ Gain Nigeria Professional Football League Promotion

Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan secured promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League for the first time since 2017 with a 6-0 thrashing of Ekiti United in the last group match of the NNL Super 8 play-off, played on Saturday in Enugu. The Oluyole Warlords lost at this stage in 2019 after the team was beaten 3-0 by Akwa […]