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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 […]

Reinstated UNILAG VC Ogundipe Resumes

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has resumed work after his reinstatement by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). Prof. Ogundipe was earlier asked to ‘step aside’ by the Visitor of the University pending the outcome of an investigation over allegations of infractions and gross misconduct. Resuming work on Thursday, […]

“Explore Amicable Resolution, Court Urges Oyo Govt, Sacked L.G Chairmen;

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, the State capital, has adjourned the suit filed by the State Government in which it is seeking to restrain the sacked Council Chairmen from forcefully taking over the Council Secretariat in the State till 21st February, 2020. The sacked Council Chairmen under the aegis of Association of […]

NECO Releases November/December 2019 SSCE Results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the results of the 2019 November/December Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE). The acting Registrar of the Council, Mr Abubakar Gana, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, February 6, 2020. Mr Gana said a total of 70,140 candidates registered for the examination, and 65,207 sat […]

“Sack All Security Chiefs,” CAN Tells Buhari

Following the recent killing of Reverend Lawan Andimi by Boko Haram terrorists, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to sack all his Security Chiefs.  The President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence Revd Dr Samson Ayokunle in a communique on Thursday, January 23, 2020, asked why the Service […]

Oyo Launches 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day With 3 Million

Oyo State Government has launched appeal week emblem of 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration with 3 million Naira. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde pledged the donations at the launching of Appeal week emblem to cater for the families of slain and living servicemen who fought for National sovereignty and International Peacekeeping. BCOS Governor’s […]