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Federal government urged to hasten passage of UBE Act

Two non-governmental organisations, Connected Development (CODE) and Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC), have condemned the delay in the passage of the Universal Basic Education Act by the House of Representatives.
Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP)

GOCOP backs new media code for election coverage in Nigeria

President of GOCOP, Dotun Oladipo, made this declaration on Friday at the public launch and presentation of the Code during the ongoing International Press Institute Congress holding at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.

Tuface Idibia, Banky W to join rally on voters’ awareness

Multiple award-winning singer, Tuface Idibia, will participate in a mass voter mobilisation drive to encourage citizens to “protest at all tiers of government with their votes”, an advocacy group, EnoughisEnough, EiE, Nigeria, has said.

Zimbabwean first lady’s resignation from parliament ‘raises eyebrows’ – report

Zimbabwean First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa's resignation from parliament has reportedly received mixed emotions from the country's opposition parties.

CODE trains 60 monitors to track UBEC spending

A Non Governmental Organisation, Connected Development (CODE), is training 60 stakeholders to monitor utilisation of funds released for UBEC projects in 70 primary schools in Kaduna State.

People in govt undermining fight against corruption – Ribadu

Pioneer chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, says the Buhari government is not doing badly in the fight against corruption, pointing out that if those involved in corruption feel the bitting impacts of corruption, they would not be putting up resistance.

EFCC chief Magu is doing a great job – Ribadu

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Nuhu Ribadu, has said that the current EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu, and his team has been performing well and they ought to be supported.

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Plateau United striker Tosin Omoyele to undergo trials at Norwegian club Stabaek

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Kwara government decries vandalism, theft of streetlights

Kwara State government has warned against vandalism and theft of streetlight cables and bulbs and other components of solar farm tunnels currently being built in Ilorin under the Light-Up Kwara (LUK) project.
Park Geun Hye

South Korea’s ex-president gets another 8 years in prison

A South Korean court on Friday sentenced impeached former President Park Geun Hye to a total of eight years in prison on top of the 24 years she already faces, in a verdict that found her guilty of accepting slush funds from the nation’s intelligence agency and interfering in an election.
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Study: CT scan increases risk of brain tumour

Computed tomography (CT) or computerised axial tomography (CAT) scan may increase the risk of brain tumour, a research has found.
Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF)

FAAC: Governors give conditions for resumption of revenue sharing

Governors of the 36 states have said the resumption of the sharing of revenue by the Federal, States and Local Governments by the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee meetings will only resume when the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation remits what is due to government coffers.