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CSOs urges federal government to increase budgetary provisions to education

Some Civil Society organisations on Friday called on the Federal Government to increase budgetary allocation to the education sector.
Gboyega Oyetola

Oyetola ‎Oyetola inaugurates six-man committee to revitalise health sector

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has inaugurated a six-man committee to oversee the activities of the health sector in the state.
Abiola Ajimobi

Oyo government seals 12 banks in Ibadan

Twelve banks in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, were sealed on Monday morning by the state’s Board of Internal Revenue for non-payment of Environmental Development Levy spanning over three years.

AYP: Two million youths ignorant of HIV/AIDS status in Kaduna

No fewer than two million Adolescents and Young People (AYP) in Kaduna State are ignorant of their HIV status, according to a data from the state AIDS Control Agency.

2019: Don wants presidential aspirants to make literacy a campaign promise

Rashid Aderinoye, a professor of Literacy and Open Distance Learning at the University of Ibadan, has urged aspirants in the 2019 presidential election to make literacy a cardinal campaign programme.

Donald Glover makes history, wins two Emmy Awards for ‘Atlanta’

‘Atlanta’ creator Donald Glover made history at the just concluded 2017 Emmy Awards as the first black man to win best directing in a comedy.

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Senator Lokpobiri: Bayelsa’s electoral panel is diversionary

Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, the Minister of State for Agriculture, has said the commission of enquiry set up by Bayelsa Government to investigate violence during the 2019 General Election in the state is a ploy to divert attention.

Electricity market records over N1.4 trillion shortfall – DisCos

Electricity Distribution Companies say the non-review of the Multi-Year Tarrif Order, since February 2016 had resulted in the accumulation of over N1.4trillion shortfall in the nation’s electricity market.

Kano elections: Governor Ganduje wins governorship poll

Incumbent governor of Kano State Umar Ganduje has won the supplementary election held in the state on Saturday.

PDP wins Bayelsa re-run poll

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates have been declared winners in the two constituencies where supplementary elections were held on Saturday in Bayelsa state.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and Wife, Her Excellency, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, attend RCCG Apapa Family Christmas Day Worship service themed- Lets-Go-A-Fishing; His Name is Wonderful, held at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos-1

VP Osinbajo: How I survived ‘rigours, hazards’ of election campaigns

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday recalled his experience in February 2 helicopter crash in Kabba, Kogi State, attributing his survival to God’s special mercy.