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NANS factions reconcile, hold unity convention in May

The two factions of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), have agreed to put their differences aside and hold a unity convention in the interest of Nigerian students.

FIFA World Cup trophy arrives Nigeria Wednesday

The original FIFA World Cup, which will be handed over to the captain of the victorious team inside the 80,000 –capacity Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on 15th July 2018, as prize for conquering the world at the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia, will arrive in Nigeria on Wednesday.

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Ex-Minister Labaran Maku joins Nasarawa governorship race

Former Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, has again joined the governorship race in Nasarawa State on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in the 2019 general election.
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Cameroon vows ‘calm’ election despite anglophone violence

Cameroon's government vowed Wednesday that next month's presidential election will be peaceful and voting will take place nationwide, despite mounting bloodshed in the central African country's restive anglophone regions.

Nigerian Navy to upgrade facilities in formations, units

Rear Adm. David Adeniran, Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Eastern Naval Command, says the naval high command will soon commence upgrade of facilities in its formations and units nationwide.

MSF: Rainfall, poor hygiene increase disease level in Borno

International medical group Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has attributed heavy rainfall and poor hygiene to the increase in disease outbreaks – including malaria, pneumonia, cholera and diarrhea – in Borno State.
A former Lagos state commissioner for Commerce and Industry Jide Sanwo-Olu has joined the governorship race of the state in next year's general election.

Lagos APC guber aspirant Jide Sanwo-Olu submits form

A Lagos State Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, Jide Sanwo-Olu, has said he was in the race to bring his wealth of experience in both the private and the public sectors to bear in improving the lot of the people of Lagos.