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Gombe university introduces law, education programmes

The Gombe State University has entered into a new face of development with the introduction of new programmes in Law, Education and Social Science.

Justus Sokefun emerges new NOUN deputy vice-chancellor

The Senate of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has elected Professor Justus Adedeji Sokefun as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration).

Lagos Catholic Archdiocese organises voter-education lecture

The Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos has said ignorance on the part of the electorate gives room for political exploitation.

Board says working to make UNILAG sports hub

As the University of Lagos (UNILAG) prepares to host the 26th Nigerian Universities Games Association (NUGA) Games, its Sports Management Board says the institution will soon be the country’s sports hub.
Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, NDDC Chairman

Senator Ndoma-Egba In 2 years, NDDC has rehabilitated 90% of roads in Cross River

Chairman of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Sen. Victor Ndoma-Egba, has said that 90 per cent of roads rehabilitated in Cross River between 2016-2018 were carried out by the commission.

Don: Pregnancy shouldn’t be death sentence in Nigeria

Prof. Ayodele Atsenuwa, Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Lagos, says that pregnant women in Nigeria must not be allowed to die in the process of giving birth as it was part of their constitutional rights.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki pledges N25 million scholarship for female lawyers

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has pledged the sum of N25 million to the Justice Esohe Ikponmwen Scholarship Programme to train female lawyers in the State.
Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

Ibe Kachikwu: I didn’t claim to have obtained First Class in Law

Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday, said he never claimed to have bagged a First Class degree in Law from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1978, contrary to claims by an online medium, Premium Times.

Law faculty condemns alleged document theft by ASUU-LASU leaders

The Faculty of Law, Lagos State University, on Friday condemned an alleged theft and circulation of a confidential document in its custody by executive members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State

Governor Wike: APC has no business presenting candidate in Rivers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State says for the All Progressives Congress (APC) to even contemplate presenting a governorship candidate for the 2019 election in the state shows that something is fundamentally wrong with the party.

Governor Wike: No ground for APC to present candidate against me

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that for the APC to even contemplate presenting a governorship candidate for the 2019 election in the state shows that something is fundamentally wrong with the party.

Judge hands off suit on Delta APC ward congresses

A Federal High Court Judge, Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, sitting in Abuja has washed his hands off the suit bordering on the crisis rocking Delta State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged bias.
cargo ship

Official: Nigeria controls 70 percent cargo traffic of West, Central Africa

The Chairman, Nigerian Ports Consultative Council (NPCC), Kunle Folarin, says Nigeria controls 70 per cent of cargo traffic of West and Central Africa.

Scholars: Political solution not anti-grazing laws will end killer herdsmen attacks

Law scholars have asserted that the raging fire caused by killer herdsmen, who have been attacking people in farming communities, could only end through political action and not the present fancy of enacting anti-grazing laws.
Ayodele Atsenuwa

Don: Nigerians should use FOI Act to fight corruption

Prof. Ayodele Atsenuwa, the Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Lagos, on Wednesday said that the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, 2011 can be used as an effective tool by Nigerians to expose and fight corruption in the Education, Health and Water sectors in the country.

Governor Tambuwal: Nyesom Wike is ‘Ekwueme of Rives State’

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has described his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, as ‘Ekwueme of Rivers State and a promise-keeper, who is committed to the development of the state’.

Official: University of Jos awards first class degrees in error to 29 students

Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Jos (UNIJOS), Prof. Dakas C. Dakas, has said that the University had awarded First Class degree in error to about 20 graduands.

University of Jos erroneously awards first class degrees to graduands

Nearly 20 graduands from the Department of Law at the University of Jos have been erroneously awarded First Class degrees by the university.

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Court orders businessman to cut grass for seven days

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Niger APC abandons Mohammed Bago for Femi Gbajabiamila, Ahmed Lawan

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General Buratai: Army pushing hard to stabilise North East

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