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The University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has given reasons why the institution undertook the custody of over 600 snakes, millipedes and other animals, which Nigerian Customs Service seized in Calabar, Cross River State.
The two suspects that were arrested in connection with the smuggling of consignments containing 140 different species of snakes and 660 other animals imported into Nigeria from Cameroon have disappeared from the custody of the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Services in Cross River State.
The Federal Government has secured over $1.5 billion to address the problems associated with the provision of urban water in some states.
The Federal Government has formally handed over more than 600 snakes, spiders and millipedes recently seized in Calabar to the University of Uyo, in Akwa Ibom.
Cross River State Government has restated its commitment to boost tourism through agro-cultural festivals in the three senatorial districts of the state, adding that it had created three new Agro-Cultural Festivals to boost its tourism potentials.
The Federal Government has obtained $770million loan to provide water to some states of the federation in order to reduce waterborne diseases and provide water to farmers for irrigation purposes, it was learnt yesterday.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) has risen in defence of Hon. Okura Elugate Ekom, representing the Obubra 11 State constituency.
A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that status quo be maintained on Cross River state House of Assembly’s attempt to declare vacant the seat of Hon. Elucate Okora Ekom, in the state legislature.
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Zamfara state chapter, has given the government 21-day ultimatum to meet workers demands or face “total strike action.”
The Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Senator Dino Melaye, has joined the league of well-meaning Nigerians to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari back home after a medical vacation in the United Kingdom.
West Bromwich Albion forward Hal Robson-Kanu will serve a three-match ban after an FA Commission dismissed his club’s appeal against his red card in Saturday’s 1-0 Premier League win over Burnley.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said his government will reinvigorate its campaign against the Islamic extremist insurgency in the country's northeast as he spoke to the nation for the first time on Monday after returning from London where he spent more than three months for medical treatment.
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has reiterated the need for improved professionalism in the Nigerian Army, saying that there should be discipline and dedication to duty in various units and barracks at all times.
The Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA) has described the return of President Muhammad Buhari to the country, after his medical vacation in London, as a new dawn for the progress and development of the country.
Sadio Mane got Liverpool's season up and running with the only goal as they laboured to a 1-0 win over bogey team Crystal Palace.
The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, and the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) have disagreed over plans to make examinations a necessity for promotions.
Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education, has said the existing order must be overthrown for Nigeria to survive, warning that the country is “not presently sustainable”.
The Oro-Ago community in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State has faulted the claim by the Kwara State Government that there is no evidence of a strange disease in the 15 Fulani settlements in the area.