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Scandal: EFCC Boss Reveals How Nigerian Minister Embezzled 15B

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, has described the real estate sector as one with grand scale corruption in the country. The EFCC Boss who was speaking on a Television programme on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, added that about 90 to 100 percent of resources are being laundered through […]

NGF To Meet Over Controversial Financial Autonomy To States’ Judicial,

Nigeria’s 36 Governors are billed to meet on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, to discuss the controversial financial autonomy to judicial and legislative arms in States. Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF Head of Media and Public Affairs, Mr Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, who stated this in a statement issued in Abuja said the Governors already made efforts in all […]

Ekiti Farmers Accuse Monarchs, Elite Of Aiding Herdsmen’s Atrocities

Farmers in Ekiti State have accused monarchs and political elites in the State of aiding criminal herdsmen on the incessant attacks, abduction of farmers and the destruction of their farmlands and crops. The Chairman of the State chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Mr Adeniran Alagbada, while presenting a paper at the […]

Oyo Govt Commences Evacuation Of Beggars

The Government of Oyo State has commenced the evacuation of beggars from the shanties on Jemibewon Road, Sabo area of Ibadan, to the newly built Akinyele Resettlement Centre. The evacuation process, which started months ago, formally commenced at 7a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, following a tour of the new site by Arewa Community Leaders […]

World Blood Donor Day: Give Blood, Keep The World Beating

Ever thought of the need to voluntarily donate blood at least, once every three months? Certainly, blood donation is an act many people would initially cringe at until they realise the benefits are for the donors as much as for the receivers. The donor is at lower risk of suffering a heart attack, developing cancer, […]

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Buhari Addresses Nation On June 12; Says In The Last

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday, June 12, 2021, addressed Nigerians as the country marks Democracy Day. According to the nationwide televised address, which lasted for over 20 minutes, Democracy Day “is a celebration of freedom, and victory for one people, one country and one Nigeria.” Channels TV reports that the President’s address came as thousands […]

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June 12: Full Text Of President Buhari’s Address

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF COMMEMORATION AND CELEBRATION OF DEMOCRACY DAY ON 12TH JUNE, 2021. Fellow Nigerians, I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a […]

JUSUN Suspends Strike, After More Than Two Months

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has suspended its industrial action after over two months. The Union had embarked on the strike on April 6, 2021, shutting down all courts nationwide, to demand financial autonomy for the judiciary in States. JUSUN’s suspension of the strike followed a meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) […]

Buhari Commissions FG Projects In Lagos

President Muhammadu Buhari arrives Lagos State for the commissioning of some projects by the Federal Government. Channels TV reports that there is a heavy presence of security operatives in some parts of the commercial city on Thursday, June 10, 2021, based on the President’s visit. The President was at Ebutte Meta Terminal of the Nigerian […]

Putin Accuses US Of Double Standard In Treating Capitol Rioters

Russian President, Vladimir Putin has accused the United States of double standards in its treatment of Capitol rioters. He said it was wrong for the US to criticise crackdowns on anti-Government protests overseas, while prosecuting Americans with political demands. Speaking at a business forum in St Petersburg, Mr Putin set expectations low for his Summit […]