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Mikel Obi’s father has his vital signs checked after he has regained his freedom

Mikel has not called me in five years – father

The father of Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi says his son has not called him in over five years.
Penny Mordaunt

2019: UK to assist INEC deliver credible, free and fair polls

United Kingdom International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt, has assured that the country will continue to work with Nigeria through the Independent National Electoral Commission to ensure that the 2019 general elections are successful.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Winifred Oyo-Ita, Freda Prempeh provides solution to fix housing deficit

Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, and Ghanaian Deputy Minister of Works and Housing, Hon. Freda Prempeh have called for increased Public Private Partnerships (PPP) to fix housing deficit in the country.
TODAY.NG

Guy Ikokwu: Federal government must guarantee freedom of speech, movement

Second Republic politician and a member of the Ime-Obi (inner caucus), of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Guy Ikokwu, has urged the Federal Government to ensure freedom of movement and speech, which he described as basic ingredients of democracy.

Governor Dickson: Killings greatest threat to Nigeria

Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has described the current spate of violence and killings in Nigeria, particularly in the northern part of the country, as the biggest threat to the nation’s cooperate existence, since the civil war.
PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

Yoruba group defends President Buhari against allegation of incompetence

Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, a socio-cultural group, says allegation of incompetence against the Federal Government by leaders of some groups across the country is deceptive.
Nigeria Police

Police seal off Delta APC secretariat

The secretariat of the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Asaba was, on Friday, sealed by the police following attempts by the Jones Erue-led faction to re-inaugurate parallel state executive committee.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Babatunde Fashola: My directive to NERC not meant to ‘demonise’ DisCos

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, says his directive to Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) is rectify issues impeding electricity supply in the country, but not to demonise DisCos.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP: Proposed national carrier a ploy to siphon funds

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Government over the proposed national carrier.
Buba Galadima

2019: R-APC may field presidential candidate – Buba Galadima

The Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC, a splinter group from the ruling APC has expressed its readiness to field its own presidential candidate during the 2019 elections.
Penny Mordaunt

Ekiti guber: UK condemns alleged vote buying

The UK has condemned the act of vote buying allegedly perpetrated during the July 14 gubernatorial elections in Ekiti State and called on all Nigerians to respect the laws ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Comrade Oshiomhole: Ex-President Obasanjo hiring tired players for ‘third term’

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday made a veiled reference to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who he said had suddenly become an “organising secretary” busy hiring “tired players” to continue with his third term agenda.
Nigeria's ambassador to Russia, Professor Stephen Davies Ugbah

Nursing mother, 154 stranded Nigerians in Russia arrive Abuja

A nursing mother and 154 out of 230 Nigerian football fans stranded in Russia after the 2018 FIFA World Cup arrived the country on Friday night.
President of the NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba

NLC urges Governor-elect Fayemi to prioritise payment of workers’ salaries

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the newly elected governor of Ekiti state, Kayode Fayemi, to prioritise the payment of workers salaries in his second tenure.

President Buhari: Ex-IGP Ibrahim Coomassie brought honour to Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday offered condolences to the family and relatives of the late Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie, describing him as a valiant officer who brought honour to the nation.

Federal government to engage media to promote exclusive breastfeeding

Federal Ministry of Health on Friday said it would engage stakeholders, individuals and media organisations to promote and support exclusive breastfeeding in health facilities, communities and workplaces.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP: Reconciliatory moves won’t stop APC defectors

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Friday the ongoing reconciliatory moves initiated by the Presidency and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) would not stop the disgruntled members of the APC from defecting to the PDP.

NAF fighter aircraft neutralises Boko Haram terrorists

The Nigerian Air Force says Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole, has neutralised several Boko Haram terrorists at Bulagalaye and Kwakwa, both in Borno, through successful air strikes.

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Mikel Obi’s father has his vital signs checked after he has regained his freedom

Mikel has not called me in five years – father

The father of Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi says his son has not called him in over five years.

Governor Ikpeazu’s aide resigns, joins APGA

The Senior Special Adviser to the Abia State Governor on ICT, Tony Onyenweaku, has resigned from the state cabinet.

Leicester reject Al Nassr’s £12m bid for Ahmed Musa

Leicester have rejected a £12m bid from Saudi Arabian club Al Nassr for striker Ahmed Musa, according to Sky Sports.
Didier Deschamps

Paul Pogba hailed for dealing with media pressure at World Cup

France coach Didier Deschamps has praised Paul Pogba for his ability to escape the pressure put on him by the media and be a key figure in Les Bleus' World Cup success in Russia.
Penny Mordaunt

2019: UK to assist INEC deliver credible, free and fair polls

United Kingdom International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt, has assured that the country will continue to work with Nigeria through the Independent National Electoral Commission to ensure that the 2019 general elections are successful.