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Ondo stakeholders urged to join action against Lassa fever

The Ondo State Government has appealed to major stakeholders in the state to support government in addressing the scourge of Lassa fever.

Kano bus crash: 21 students, 3 teachers buried

Funeral prayer for twenty one students and three teachers of Government Day Junior Secondary School, Misau, Bauchi state, who died in a ghastly automobile accident, was held in Misau, amidst sobs by parents and relations.

Oyo govt offers cash rewards to 34 civil servants

The Oyo State Government on Tuesday offered cash rewards of N100,000 each, to 34 civil servants that were outstanding in the performance of their duties.

Governor Ganduje urges federal govt to increase ex-servicemen’s pension

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, on Monday called on the Federal Government to increase the pension allocation to ex-servicemen in order to alleviate their sufferings.

Governor Al-Makura, others join President Buhari in prayers for Yusuf Buhari

Gov. Tanko Al-makura of Nasarawa State, cabinet ministers and hundreds of Nigerians on Friday joined President Muhammadu Buhari to pray for the quick recovery of his son, Yusuf, who had a bike accident on Tuesday night.

President Buhari, others pray for son at Jumat

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday joined fellow Muslims to pray for the quick recovery of his son, Yusuf, who was involved in a bike accident on Tuesday in Abuja.

Presidential aides offer prayers for President Buhari’s son

Staff of the presidential villa on Thursday in Abuja offered special prayers for the quick recovery of the president’s son, Yusuf Buhari.

Governor Bagudu, Emir Gwandu give out 4 female orphans in marriage

Governor Abubakar Atiku Badugu of Kebbi State and Emir Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Illiyasu Bashar, have gave out four female orphans of the State Government Orphanage Home in marriage.

[email protected]: PFN urges Christians to pray for Nigeria

National president of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Rev. Felix Omobude, has directed all leaders in the Pentecostal community to use the occasion of the 57th independence anniver-sary, to lead their congregations in prayers for the nation and leaders at all levels of government.

Philanthropist plans to rehabilitate 1,000 addicts in Zaria

A philanthropist, Alhaji Suleiman Mohammed-Mijinyawa, on Sunday says he plans to rehabilitate at least 1,000 drug addicts in Zaria, Kaduna State.

Suspected Boko Haram terrorists kill five in Borno village

Suspected members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect on Sunday night invaded Kurmiri village of Titiwa Ward, about 15 kilometres away from Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno state, in which the terrorists slaughtered the Chief Imam of the village alongside four other persons.

IPOB crisis: Islamic cleric sues for peace, unity

An Islamic cleric in Nasarawa State, Malam Ishaq Adudu, on Sunday, sued for peace and tolerance in the country, irrespective of ethnic, religious and political affiliations, despite agitation by Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).

Suspected IPOB members set mosque ablaze in Enugu

Suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have set a mosque ablaze in Enugu State.

IPOB crisis: Don’t carry out reprisal attacks – Imam warns Muslims

The Chief Imam of Alfurqan Jumaat mosque in Kano, Bashir Umar, has warned Muslims against engaging in reprisal attacks on non-Muslims.


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Seplat refinances US$300m revolving credit facility

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, a Nigerian indigenous oil and gas company, listed on both the Nigeria Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange, has announced that it has successfully refinanced its existing US$300 million revolving credit facility due December 2018 with a new four year US$300 million revolving credit facility due June 2022.

Why I became a shoemaker – graduate

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$40 million fraud: Ex-President Jonathan’s cousin knows fate March 29

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja, will on March 29 decide whether or not Robert Azibaola, a cousin to former President Goodluck Jonathan, has case to answer in the 7-count charge of money laundering and criminal breach of trust preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Ekiti guber: We will pay PDP back in its own coin – Segun Oni

Chief Olusegun Oni, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, has said that was time to pay the rival Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in its own coin.

12,981 journalists to cover Russian presidential election

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