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NiMet predicts 3 days sunshine, thunderstorms

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms from Thursday to Saturday across the country. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja...

Obaseki pays N1.5m medical bills for 3 albinos

The Edo Government has released N1.5 million to offset the medical bills of three Persons with Albinism, PWA, suffering from skin cancer in the state.

NULGE threatens to occupy NASS, lawmakers’ country homes over plans to scrap LG councils

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, has threatened to occupy the National Assembly as well as the country homes of the lawmakers over the plan to scrap the local government system.

States, FCT generate N1.31trn as IGR in 2020 — NBS [FULL LIST]

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, generated N1.31 trillion as Internally Generated Revenue, IGR in 2020 compared to N1.33 trillion recorded...

States, FCT generate N1.31trn as IGR in 2020 – NBS

The 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, generated N1.31 trillion as Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, in 2020 compared to N1.33 trillion recorded in 2019, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says.

Police recruitment: Commissioner urges South-East youths to participate

The Commissioner, representing South East in the Police Service Commission, PSC, Onyemuche Nnamani, has called on youths in the region to take advantage of the police recruitment slated to commence soon.

Nigerian govt to distribute 5m cooking gas cylinders in 1 year

The Federal Government will inject five to 10 million Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, gas cylinders into the market in the next one year, according to Dayo Adeshina, Programme Manager, National LPG Expansion Implementation Plan.

Fulani youths warn Gov. Ortom against arresting innocent herders in Benue

The coalition of Fulani youth groups has warned Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to desist from arresting innocent Fulani herdsmen in the State.

Gunmen attack Ebonyi community hours after southeast governors held security meeting

The Commissioner of Police in Ebonyi, Aliyu Garba, confirmed on Monday that gunmen attacked another community in Ohaukwu Local Government Area, LGA, of the state on Sunday.

Police begin manhunt for kidnappers of Imo priest

The Police Commissioner in Imo, Nassiru Mohammed, says he has activated tactical units of the command to rescue Rev. Marcel Onyeocha and arrest his kidnappers.

Nigerian polytechnic lecturers fault Buhari’s appointment of 6 rectors

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, says the recent appointment of rectors for six new Federal Polytechnics is a violation of the provision...

NiMet predicts 3 days of sunny, thunderstorms weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Tuesday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja...

JUST IN: South East governors form security outfit “Ebube Agu”, ban open grazing

The South East governors have met on Sunday in Owerri, the capital of Imo State, to find solution for the rising insecurity in the...

BREAKING: IGP appoints AIG Inuwa as Force Secretary, retains Mba, Owohunwa as PRO, PSO

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali-Baba, has appointed AIG Hafiz Inuwa, as the Force Secretary and a member of the Force Management Team.

Expect sunshine, thunderstorms for 3 days, says NiMet

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms from Wednesday to Friday across the country. NiMet's weather outlook released on Tuesday in Abuja...

Nigerian govt directs Gotv, Startimes to migrate to FreeTV platform

The Federal Government says it has directed two PayTv platforms – GoTv and Startimes – to migrate their signals from self-carrying to any of the two licensed FreeTv signal distributors.

DSO: Nigerian govt to rake in $1bn from spectrum sale – Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says over one billion dollars would accrue to government from the sale of spectrum after completion of the Digital Switch Over, DSO.

DSO: 30m homes to access digital television in Nigeria – FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the Federal Government is working to ensure that 30 million homes in the country have access to digital television.

NiMet predicts dust haze, thunderstorms from Tuesday to Thursday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted dust haze and thunderstorm from Tuesday to Thursday across the country. NiMet’s Weather Outlook, released on Monday in...

Why many Nigerian leaders achieve little in office – Ex-minister 

Onetime Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, has said that most Nigerian leaders achieve very little while in office because they were products of bad followership.

Nigerian govt to begin development of mineral resources in 6 zones – Minister

The Minister of State, Mines and Steel Development, Dr Uchechukwu Ogah, says the Federal Government has begun the development of mineral resources across the six geopolitical zones of the country.

APC will take over Enugu in 2023 – Zwingina

Sen. Jonathan Zwingina, Chairman, All Progressive Congress, APC, Registration and Revalidation Committee in Enugu State, has expressed confidence that the party will take over the state in 2023.

COVID-19: MTN donates 300,000 doses of vaccines to Nigeria

The Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 said it received 300,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines from MTN Nigeria.

NiMet predicts 3 days of dust haze, thunderstorms

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted dust haze and thunderstorms from Friday to Sunday. NiMet’s weather outlook released in Abuja, predicted dust haze condition to...

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