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Babajide Sanwo-Olu makes first appointment, names Ayinde Chief of Staff

Lagos State Governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who will be sworn-in as the 10th governor of the state has appointed Mr. Tayo Ayinde as his Chief of Staff.

Governor Ganduje: Kano will pay N30,000 minimum wage

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has reaffirmed his pledge to pay workers in the state the N30,000 minimum wage signed recently into law by President Muhammadu Buhari.

May Day: Kano government abolishes HND, B.Sc dichotomy

Kano State government has abolished the dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma (HND) and Bsc holders in the state.

NANS warns against tertiary institution’s plan to proscribe student unionism

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Oyo State axis, has urged the management of Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan, to shelve its plan to proscribe the Students’ Union Government in the institution.
President of the NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba

NLC urges state govts to settle arrears of pensioners

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has called on state governments owing pensioners arrears to pay them as soon as possible to reduce their hardship.

Malpractices: Thousands of 2019 UTME candidates won’t get their results – JAMB chief

Thousands of candidates who sat for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) would have their results withheld for engaging in examination malpractices.

Yabatech rector urges review of education policy

Obafemi Omokungbe, the rector, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, has called on the Federal Government to begin making effective policy change of curricula of Nigerian higher institutions such that would-be entrants of universities and polytechnics would know, where they expect to make their careers at the end of their studies.

Elections: Governor Ikpeazu commends Nigerian Navy for ensuring adequate security in Abia

The governor of Abia state, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has commended members of the Nigerian Navy for the security role they played in the state during the last general election which led to a peaceful and orderly elections.

Rector: High level of indiscipline among Nigerian youths worrisome,

The rector of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, Prof. Mohammed Atureta, has decried what he described as the prevalence of various acts of indiscipline among Nigerian youths.
Hon Mai Mala Buni

Yobe youths task governor-elect on agric programme

Youths in Damaturu have urged Yobe governor-elect, Alhaji MaiMala Buni, to give priority to his proposed Farmer Anchor Borrowers programme to facilitate economic rehabilitation and empowerment of youths in the state.

Kano government sponsors 25,486 teachers for training

Kano State Government has sponsored the training and re-training of 25,486 teachers as part of efforts to check the prevalence of unqualified teachers in the education sector.

SSANIP issues federal government three-week ultimatum to resume negotiation

Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) has given the Federal Government three weeks ultimatum within which to resume ‘re-negotiation’ with its national executive to avert a nationwide industrial action by its members.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki pledges to turn Edo Poly into world-class institution

Godwin Obaseki, the Edo State governor, has assured the management of the Edo State Polytechnic, Usen, of his administration’s resolve to provide more support and necessary incentives to make the polytechnic a world-class institution.
Former Dream Team VI goalkeeper Yusuf Mohammed has completed his move to Kwara United ahead of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.

Yusuf Mohammed joins Kwara United from Kano Pillars

Former Dream Team VI goalkeeper Yusuf Mohammed has completed his move to Kwara United ahead of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.

Lecturer drags Osun Poly to court over alleged unlawful termination

Justice Opeloye Ogunbowale of the National Industrial Court, Ibadan Division, on Thursday adjourned until Dec. 11, 2018 a suit filed by Mr Ayobami Lawal, a former Dean of Faculty of Mass Communication, Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

Ibe Kachikwu: Federal government will boost gas production by 3.4 billion standard cubic feet...

The Federal Government would deliver about 3.4 billion standard cubic feet of gas per day to bridge the medium-term supply gap by 2020.

Three shot dead as suspected cult groups clash in Benue

Three persons, including one Ochoche Dickson Iduh, who just completed his NYSC program has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Adoka/Ojira Streets, Otukpo, Benue State in the wee hours of Friday.

Gateway Polytechnic to inaugurate ICT apps development centre

Gateway (ICT) Polytechnic, Saapade, has finalised plans to inaugurate its ICT Application Development Centre, the Rector of the Institution, Isaiah Oyeyinka, has disclosed.

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Schalke have announced the signing of Jonjoe Kenny on loan from Everton for the 2019-20 campaign.

Schalke seal loan deal for Everton’s Jonjoe Kenny

Schalke have announced the signing of Jonjoe Kenny on loan from Everton for the 2019-20 campaign.

NUJ demands refund of journalists’ money in failed housing project

The Nigerian Union of Journalist (NUJ) has asked Ifeyinwa Omowole, Deji Elumoye and the developer Primewater View Company to refund the money paid by subscribers of the Penjewel Estate project, Abaren.
Senator Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh: Why I’m challenging Uche Ekwunife’s declaration

The immediate past senator representing Anambra Central senatorial district, Chief Victor Umeh, has said that for Nigeria to evolve, there must be strict adherence to the rules governing the country.

Police nab four over murder, robbery in Ekiti

The Ekiti State police command has arrested a 33-year old man, Kazeem Babalola, for allegedly killing three persons in Ado Ekiti metropolis.
Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi

Nasarawa Assembly re-elects Balarabe-Abdullahi as Speaker

The sixth Nasarawa State House of Assembly has re-elected Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi (APC-Umaisha/Ugya constituency) as Speaker.