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Enugu council chairman promises to ensure adequate security, welfare of workers

The new Chairman of Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, Mr Comas Ugwueze, has promised to give priority to the protection of lives and property and workers’ welfare.
Humphrey Olumakaiye

Bishop Olumakaiye: Pandemic not time for blame game

The Bishop, Anglican Diocese of Lagos, Bamisebi Olumakaiye, has said the era of coronavirus pandemic is not a time for blame game.

Anglican bishop suspends use of common cup for holy communion

The Archbishop, Province of the Niger, Anglican Communion and Bishop Awka Anglican diocese, Most Reverend Chibuzor Alexander Ibezim, yesterday, said he has suspended the use of common cups for Holy Communion in order to take better measures against the spread of COVID-19 virus.

TY Danjuma donates N5 billion to diocese of Lagos Centenary City project

Former Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, multi-millionaire businessman and philanthropist, General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, GCON, has made what can be the single largest donation of 5 Billion Naira to the Diocese of Lagos Centenary City project.
Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General (DG) of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), says the monthly allowance of corps members is tied to the national minimum wage and any hike will depend on the new wage.

NYSC chief wades into property rift with Anglican Church

The face-off between the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra state and the Anglican Diocese on property ownership has been resolved following intervention of the Director General of the scheme, Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim.

Nobody can divide Nigeria through religion – minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said on Saturday that it would be impossible for anybody to use religion to divide Nigeria.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Niger has commended the efforts of Mr Hamzat Adekunle with state code number NG-19C-1696, for conducting free diabetes tests for 65 persons in the camp.

NYSC, Anglical Church bicker over evacuation from temporary site in Anambra

The squabble between the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra State and the Anglican Diocese on the Niger over the Umunya temporary orientation camp and the alleged confiscation of the scheme’s property by the church is far from being over.

NYSC appeals to church to release its orientation materials in Anambra

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) directorate in Anambra has appealed to the leadership of Anglican Diocese on the Niger to release its property at its Umunya temporary orientation camp.

Bishop Akinfenwa: Governor Makinde administration special, doing things effortlessly

The administration of Governor Seyi Makinde in Oyo State has been commended for taking special developmental strides effortlessly.
Peter Obi

Peter Obi: The seed for greatness lies in schools

The Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Obi, has said the seeds for greatness are mainly sowed early in school.
L-R: Ekiti State Governor; Dr. Kayode Fayemi, presenting the MOU document to Bishop of Ekiti Anglican Diocese; Rt. Rev. Dr. Christopher Omotunde and Very Rev. F.O. Bankole during the signing of MOU of transferring Christ’s School, Ado Ekiti to the Anglican Communion, in Ado-Ekiti on Monday.

Ekiti governor returns school to Anglican church

Nigeria’s state of Ekiti has returned Christ School, Ado-Ekiti, to its original owner-the Anglican Communion, in fulfillment of its promise to return all mission schools to their original owners.

Governor Wike asks church to sanction members involved in election malpractice

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on the Church to sanction members who are involved in electoral malpractice .

Anglican Church asks Governor Obiano to apologise for supporting President Buhari’s re-election, allegedly insulting...

Anglican Diocese of Aguata, Anambra State on Friday asked Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano to tender unreserved apology to Ndigbo over alleged insult on President of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, during the last general elections.

Imo elections: Bishop Okorafor urges Emeka Ihedioha to be magnanimous in victory

Rt. Rev. Geoffrey Okorafor, bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Egbu, has advised Emeka Ihedioha, the winner of the 9th March 2019 governorship in Imo State and those who won the state House of Assembly election to be magnanimous in victory and extend a hand of fellowship to all in the interest of the unity, progress and development of the state.
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Election: Bishop urges INEC to educate Nigerians on possible delay in collation of results

The Independent National Electoral Commission has been advised to make the electorate aware that there could be delay in the release of results of the 2019 general elections.
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Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni ‘bans’ sports betting

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has ordered his government not to issue or renew licences for sports betting firms, the country's Finance minister David Bahati has revealed.

Peter Obi : Election not about President Buhari or Atiku Abubakar, but about Nigeria’s...

“The 2019 election is not about Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari, but about the survival of Nigeria,” the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Peter Obi, said at the weekend.
Samuel Ezeofor

Anglican Bishop: APC has disappointed Nigerians

Anglican Bishop of Aguata Diocese, Rt. Rev. Samuel Ezeofor, has called Nigerians to withdraw their supports to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections because, according to him, the party has disappointed them in the past four year.

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The governing council of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has removed Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as the vice-chancellor of the school.

UNILAG governing council removes Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as vice chancellor

The governing council of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has removed Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as the vice-chancellor of the school.
The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan has described insinuations that he is a rubber stamp to the Executive as “sentimental and laughable”.

Senator Lawan celebrates with Nigerian Youth on International Youth Day

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with the Nigerian Youth on the occasion of the International Youth Day 2020.
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Eugenie Bouchard makes U-turn dumps bikini posts on Instagram

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