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Ex-Governor Segun Oni condoles with Senator Bola Tinubu over son’s death

Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Olusegun Oni, has described as ‘shocking and sad’ the death of Jide Tinubu, the first son of the National leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

Poor parenting can cause mental disorders in children – psychiatrist

A Consultant Psychiatric at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Dr Ayo Omotoso, says that upbringing and poor parenting can cause mental disorder among children.

President Buhari writes National Assembly, to present 2018 Budget Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the national assembly, seeking to present the estimates of the 2018 budget.

NYSC records 20 marriages, 72 births among 2016/17 Batch B corpers in Oyo

The National Youth Service Corps, Oyo State, has said the 2016/17 Batch B (Stream 1) corps members deployed to the state gave birth to no fewer than 72 children.

Ex-Niger Delta militants threaten to return to creeks over unpaid allowances

Ex-Niger Delta militants under the Amnesty Phase II today have threatened to go back to the creeks to cause colossal damages to the Nigerian Economy if the Presidential Amnesty Office fails to correct, reactivate their bank accounts as well as pay them their entitlements including stipends.

NCPC chief Tor Uja urges Christian leaders to fund pilgrimage

Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Uja Tor Uja, has called on Christian leaders and those who are blessed with the resources in the Church to fund pilgrimage and the commission’s activities.

Death toll in Borno cholera outbreak hits 61

The Borno state ministry of health says it had recorded 5,281 suspected cases of cholera as at October 31.

Aisha Buhari mourns passing of Jide Tinubu

Wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, on Thursday, condoled with family of All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, over the death of his son, Jide.

Governor Obaseki tasks financial institutions on unbanked population

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has challenged financial institutions across the world to design products that will appeal to the millions of the world’s unbanked population to boost liquidity in the banks, and safeguard the future of savings account holders.

Cameroon asylum seekers get UNHCR relief materials in Calabar

Relief has come the way of Cameroon migrants as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) commenced the distribution of relief materials worth millions of naira to over 6,000 Cameroon asylum seekers in Nigeria.

UNIBEN Teaching Hospital rejected my brother with suspected monkeypox – victim’s relative

A relative of a suspected monkeypox patient has said that his brother was on Monday refused admission into the University of Benin Teaching Hospital.

Financial inclusion key to growth of Nigeria’s economy – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that financial inclusion was an important factor for the growth of the nation’s economy.

Nigerian Army to flush out remnants of Boko Haram insurgents – General Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-General Tukur Buratai, has disclosed that the Nigerian Army will soon deploy some gallant soldiers to Lake Chad region in order to flush out remnants of Boko Haram insurgents.

Lagos govt appoints local council scribes, supervisors

The Lagos State Government, on Thursday, announced the appointment of Secretaries to the Local Governments (SLGs) and Supervisors for the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas in the State.

Kayode Fayemi commiserates with Bola Tinubu over son’s death

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has commiserated with the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, over the death of his first son, Mr Jide Tinubu.

House of Reps deputy speaker Yussuff Lasun condoles with Senator Bola Tinubu

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yussuff Sulaimon Lasun, has described as sudden and shocking of the death of the son of Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

EFCC to go after human traffickers – Ibrahim Magu

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, has expressed the commission’s resolve to go after human traffickers.

VAIDS collates tax data of over 5 million individuals, organisations

The data of over five million corporate organisations and individuals in the country have been collected through the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme, VAIDS.

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Governor El-Rufai seeks assembly’s approval of N81.68 billion supplementary budget

The Kaduna State House of Assembly has began deliberations on the N81.68 billion supplementary budget forwarded to it by Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai.

Operation Lafiya Dole gets new commander as Naf redeploys senior officers in fresh shakeup

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has appointed new Branch Chiefs, redeployed two Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and other senior officers.

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman sentenced to life in prison

The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been sentenced to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling end for a drug lord once notorious for his ability to kill, bribe or tunnel his way out of trouble.