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Two university students killed in Benue cult clashes

Cult clashes between rival cult groups have claimed the lives of two students of the Benue State University (BSU) in the last few days, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.

David Oyedepo charges parents to ensure sound child upbringing

The General Overseer of Living Faith Ministries (aka Winners Chapel) and Chancellor of Covenant University, Ota, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has called on parents and guardians to do everything possible give their wards the cultures of discipline and responsibility.

Nasir el-Rufai: Why we imposed 24-hour curfew on Kaduna

The Kaduna State government on Sunday said the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs was a preemptive measure to avert breakdown of law and order.

Police deploy 2 copters, 300 patrol vehicles, 30 APCs for Osun poll, curfew on...

The Inspector general of the Nigerian Police Force, Ibrahim Idris, has unveiled the security arrangement for the 22 September governorship election in Osun, deploying not only adequate personnel, but also 300 patrol vehicles, 30 Armoured Personnel Carriers and two surveillance helicopters.

Ekiti government extends holiday for primary, secondary schools

Ekiti State Government on Saturday announced extention of the current long term holidays for students in public and private primary and secondary schools.

Foundation alerts on dangers of social media on teenagers

World Impact Development Foundation has advised parents, guardians and school teachers to teach and guide teenagers on the dangers associated with the use of social media.
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Human rights groups warn that Saudi Arabia may behead female activist

Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor has sought the death penalty against five human rights activists, including a prominent female rights defender, campaigners said Wednesday.

Miyetti-Allah members to stop grazing animals in Plateau university

Members of Miyetti-Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) on Friday agreed to stop grazing their animals in the premises of Plateau State University (PLASU) Bokkos.

Osun university shut over face-off with union

The Governing Council of Osun State University (UNIOSUN) has announced the indefinite closure of the institution.

Children’s Day: Assemblyman charges parents on child upbringing

The lawmaker representing Obokun State Constituency in Osun State House of Assembly, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye wants parents, guardians and care givers to exercise skills needed for proper upbringing of children.

Children’s Day: Ex-Governor Kalu, clergyman charge parents on proper upbringing of children

Former governor of Abia, Dr Orji Kalu, has urged parents and guardians to bequeath good moral values on their children.

Governor Obaseki signs anti-human trafficking law

Edo State governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, in Abuja, signed the Edo State Trafficking in Persons Prohibition Law 2018.

Ekiti guber: Governor Fayose alleges APC plotting to use FUOYE students to rig

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of connivance with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the July 14 governorship election in the State by using students of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) as INEC ad-hoc staff for the election, instead of youth corps members.

Police arrest suspected operator of fake WAEC centre

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 48-year-old man suspected to be the operator of a fake West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination centre in Igbogbo, Ikorodu.

Police arrest suspected operator of fake WAEC centre

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 48-year-old man suspected to be the operator of a fake West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination centre in Igbogbo, Ikorodu.

Immunisation: Governor Akeredolu promises to mobilise the grassroots

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has promised to mobilise people at the grassroots for immunization.

NDLEA arrests 25, seizes 122kg of banned drugs

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 25 suspects and seized 122.78kg of banned drugs in Gombe since January.

Kubwa pupils die of suspected case of meningitis – FCTA

The Federal Capital Territory Administration on Thursday said the death of two pupils in Kubwa, FCT, was due to suspected case of Cerebrospinal Meningitis and not food poison as believed.

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INEC removes names of 1,931 dead persons from Kaduna voters’ register

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has detected and removed the names of 1,931 dead persons from the voters’ register in Kaduna State, ahead of the 2019 elections.

Shehu Sani: I represented Kaduna Central to the best of my ability

The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the red chamber, Senator Shehu Sani has said he has represented the Kaduna central to the best of his ability.
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Micheal Obafemi snubs Super Eagles, debut for Ireland

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Boko Haram kills 53 in fresh attacks

Boko Haram jihadists have killed 53 soldiers and farmers in three days of attacks in northeastern Nigeria, security sources said Tuesday, in a new show of force ahead of February elections in the West African country.