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Governor Ajimobi inaugurates Oyo State Market Leaders Council

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has inaugurated the Oyo State Market Leaders Council in Ibadan, to boost trading activities and make markets in the state more viable.

Nasarawa sponsors 12 teachers for Christian pilgrimage

Mr Musa Aloko, the Executive Secretary, Nasarawa State Christian Pilgrims Welfare Board says 12 Christian religious studies teachers are part of the 104 intending pilgrims to perform the 2017 exercise to Israel.

NAHCON will not extend 2018 hajj registration deadline

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has told intending pilgrims for 2018 hajj exercise to register for the religious exercise before the end of March 2018 to fulfill one of the most important pillars of Islam.

Hate speech: I will not be intimidated by fed govt – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that he will not yield to the threat by the federal government to punish those who make “hate speeches”.

963 Ogun hajj pilgrims return from Saudi Arabia

The Ogun State Government says 963 pilgrims from the state have returned home from the holy pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.

Sallah: Dankwambo appeals for peace in Gombe

Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has appealed to traditional and religious leaders, and entire people of the state to sustain the prevailing peace being enjoyed in the state.

Clerics urge Hajj pilgrims to pray for peace, economic recovery

Muslim pilgrims to Saudi Arabia have been advised to take advantage of the pilgrimage to offer prayers for the nation’s peace, development and economic recovery.

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NAFDAC introduces video conferences to cut cost

The Director-General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, Prof. Moji Adeyeye, said she had introduced video conferences in the agency to cut cost.

England skipper Harry Kane scores stoppage time winner against Tunisia

Gareth Southgate's side missed a host of gilt-edged chances in the first half and were then frustrated by a resolute Tunisian side who looked to have claimed a vital point. But Kane popped up in the 91s minute to head England to victory from a corner.

Ex-President Jonathan starved NDDC of funds – Nsima Ekere

Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Dr. Nsima Ekere, has stirred the hornet’s nest as he accused former President Goodluck Jonathan of poor funding of the interventionist agency during his administration, which lasted six years.

Philipp Lahm: Germany will rebound from Mexico loss

Philipp Lahm expects World Cup holders Germany to pull together after their 1-0 opening defeat at the hands of Mexico and to find "a common path towards the right solution" for their tactical problems.

Rivers council poll victory showcases Governor Wike’s performance – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party says its victory in the just-concluded local government election held in Rivers State manifests the appreciation of the people for the performance of the state Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike.