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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.

Juvenile detention centre registers 40 young offenders for SSCE, UTME

The Borstal Training Institute (a juvenile detention centre) in Abeokuta has declared that 40 young offenders in the institute registered for 2018 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) and the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

Police in Edo arrests officers who allegedly killed driver

The Edo State Police Command says it has arrested members of its patrol team allegedly responsible for the killing of a commercial driver on Tuesday.

Yuletide: Nigerian military, police bans use of fireworks, bangers

The Nigerian military and the police have banned the use of fireworks during the Yuletide.

Mubi attacks: We must be vigilant – Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, describes the murder of not less than 50 persons by a suicide bomber in Mubi, Adamawa State, on Tuesday as a heart-rending crime against human liberty.

Anambra guber: IGP Ibrahim Idris deploys DIG, AIG, 3 commissioners for security

Ahead of next Saturday’s governorship election in Anambra State, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, deployed a Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Operation to handle security arrangement before and during the exercise.

Suspected monkeypox cases rise to 74 in 11 states – Isaac Adewole

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, on Wednesday said the country had so far recorded 74 suspected cases of monkeypox in 11 states.

Drug abuse: RCCG opens rehabilitation centre

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday urged parents, guardians and caregivers to watch out for signs of drug addiction in their children and wards to tackle it fast.

Expert advocates for strong moral values

Mrs Biola Oduwusi, the Executive Director, Lela Blossom Learning Centre, Abuja, says education and culture remain the best ways to impact moral value on children.

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