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Oyo LG Elections: “This Will Be A Plus For Democracy”

The forthcoming May 22, 2021, Local Government Elections in Oyo State is expected to be a plus for democracy. This was the view of Stakeholders who spoke at the Flag-off of the PDP campaign in Irepo/Oorelope/Olorunsogo Federal Constituency ahead of the Local Government Poll. The three PDP Chairmanship candidates for Irepo, Oorelope and Olorunsogo Local […]

NIS Commences Recruitment Exercise

The Nigerian Immigration Service has announced the commencement of its recruitment exercise. In a press release issued on Monday, May 10, 2021, the Civil Defence, Correctional and Immigration Services Board approved the commencement of the NIS 2019/2020 recruitment exercise. The release, signed by Aisha Ahmed Rufai, the Director/Secretary of the CDCFIB, stated that 6,105 persons, […]

COVID-19: Medical Practitioners Urged Not To Rest On Their Oars

Nigerian Medical Doctors, Scientists, and Health Researchers have been urged not to rest on their oars as more dangerous variants of the COVID-19 virus continue to develop in parts of the world. The advice was given by a Sports and Health Education Specialist, Professor Olawale Morunkola of the Faculty of Education, University of Ibadan, while […]

Eid-El-Fitr: Buhari Directs Limited Celebrations, Bans Sallah Homage

President Buhari has directed that all celebrations, including the forthcoming Eid-El-Fitr, should be limited due to the global Coronavirus crisis. This Week, Muslims in Nigeria will be joining others globally to observe the Eid el-Fitr, a day that is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan. According to the Presidential Aide, Mr Garba Shehu, the […]

Nigeria Records 37 New Cases Of COVID-19

Nigeria has recorded 37 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of persons who have tested positive in the country to 165,419. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this via its official Twitter handle.  According to the tweet, the 37 new cases were from seven States, with Yobe State reporting the highest […]

FEC Approves New Poverty Reduction Strategy

The Federal Executive Council has approved the National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy, submitted by the Presidential Economic Advisory Council. The decision was taken on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at the weekly meeting of the Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to the Special Adviser to the President […]

Senate Passes AMCON Amendment Bill

The Senate has passed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) Amendment bill. The passage of the Bill followed the consideration of a report by the Committee on Banking, Insurance, and Other Financial Institutions. The amendment bill passed by the Chamber empowers the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria to, amongst others, take possession, manage or […]

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Demolition Of BCOS Staff Quarters: “No Iota Of Truth In

The Management of the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State, BCOS, has reacted to a wicked and false rumour which trended on the social media stating that the State Government and a private developer planned to demolish the BCOS Staff Quarters on Sunday, April 18, 2021. In a statement issued by the Executive Chairman of the […]

Buhari Back To Nigeria from UK Medical Trip

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after spending about two weeks in London for medical check-up and rest. President Buhari arrived Abuja at about 5:00p.m on Thursday, April 15, 2021. It would be recalled that the President travelled out of the country at the end of march, with his handlers saying he would return […]

Oyo Govt To Partner NEPC To Boost Food Exports

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has expressed readiness of his administration to partner with Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) in capacity building to meet the global standard in exportation. The Governor stated this while hosting the Executive Director, Nigeria Export Promotion Council, NEPC, Chief Olusegun Awolowo, who paid him a courtesy visit in his […]