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Osubi Airport Reopens For Operations

The Federal Government has reopened commercial flights at the Osubi Airport in Delta State. the Airport Manager, Mr Wilson Egwato, while speaking at the reopening ceremony of the Airport in Okpe Local Government Area on Friday, July 9, 2021, said the routes would be expanded very soon. Channels TV reports that Osubi, which is a […]

Yorubas In Diaspora Protest Attack On Sunday Igboho’s Residence

Yorubas in Diaspora has protested at the Nigerian Embassy in the United Kingdom over the attack launched by the Department of State Services (DSS) on the residence of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho on Thursday, July 1, 2021. The protesters chanted different solidarity songs, and also displayed placards on Friday, […]

“Boko Haram, Bandits Are Different From IPOB” -El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Mr Nasir El-Rufai has said the way Bandits and Boko Haram Terrorists operate is different fromthat of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu. Speaking to BBC Pidgin, Governor El-Rufai stated that Bandits are not calling for the break-up of Nigeria but are just carrying out their activities […]

Panic In Osun Community Over Rumoured Bandits’ Invasion

There was panic in Ofatedo Community, Osun State on Friday, July 2, 2021, following insinuations that some Bandits had stormed a School in the Town to kidnap pupils. The source of the alarm was not known, but as the News spread to other parts of the Community, many Parents rushed to Schools to take their […]

Nigeria Explores Agriculture Alternatives To Ailing Oil Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria decided to take Agriculture more seriously when his administration discovered that Petroleum is no longer enough to sustain the economy. The President disclosed this while receiving in audience former Prime Minister of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Ato Hailemariam Dessalegn Boshe at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. He affirmed […]

Supporters Rally For Embattled Former South African Leader, Jacob Zuma

Supporters gathered outside the rural home of South Africa’s ex-President, Jacob Zuma, on Friday, July 2, 2021, in a show of solidarity as he faced a deadline for surrendering to Police for contempt of court. In an unprecedented ruling on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, the Constitutional Court handed Zuma a 15-month jail term for repeatedly […]

Stakeholders In Petroleum Sector Advocate For Subsidy Removal From Petrol

Stakeholders in the petroleum sector have advocated for outright removal of subsidy from petrol with a view to optimally harness the opportunities in the sector for the benefit of Nigeria and Nigerians. The Director, Centre for Petroleum, Energy Economic and Law, University of Ibadan, Prof. Adeola Adenikinju and the Chairman,Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, […]

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Makinde Dissolves Cabinet; Chief Of Staff, 17 Commissioners Affected

Oyo State Governor Engr Oluseyi Makinde has announced the dissolution of the State’s Executive Council. Those affected among the Cabinet which was constituted on August 14, 2019, following Governor Makinde’s historic victory in the March 9,  2019, election, include Chief of Staff (CoS) and 17 Commissioners. The remaining Council members who were not affected include the Secretary to […]

Osinbajo Leads Collaborations With UN To Improve Food Systems In

The Federal Government has stated its commitment to revamp the Nation’s food systems as a means of ensuring a healthy and nourished population, and also lift Nigerians out of poverty. The vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo disclosed this in Abuja on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at the National Consolidatory Dialogue, for the UN Food Systems […]

IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Re-arrested

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr Nnamdi Kanu, has been re-arrested and brought back to Nigeria to face his trial. This was disclosed by Nigeria’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami. At a joint press briefing on Tuesday, June 30, 2021, with the State Security Service in […]