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Morocco accuses Algeria of supporting Iran in Western Sahara feud

Morocco's foreign minister has accused Algeria of being directly involved in Iran's support of the Polisario, a Western Sahara independence movement.

Governor Ajimobi, wife after my life – Rep Adesina

A member of the House of Representatives, representing Ibadan North East/Ibadan South East in Oyo state, Hon. Adedapo Lam Adesina, has called on the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to provide necessary security cover for him in view of an alleged assassination attempt on him by Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state and his wife, Florence.

Ex-NHRC chief Chidi Odinkalu urges compulsory insurance scheme for journalists on election duty

A former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Chidi Odinkalu, on Tuesday advocated for a compulsory insurance scheme for media organisations that deploy reporters for elections.

President Buhari: What I discussed with Donald Trump

President Muhammadu Buhari said his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump yielded positive results in areas of the economy, security and anti-corruption.

President Buhari: Meeting with Donald Trump yields results on economy, security, anti-corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari said his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump yielded positive results in areas of the economy, security and anti-corruption.

NPC: How we arrived at Nigeria’s latest population figure

The National Population Commission (NPC) says Nigeria’s estimated 198 million population figure recently announced by the commission is based on an annual population growth of 3.2 per cent, spanning from 2006 till date.

Facebook defines terrorism on platform

Facebook Inc has revealed it had deleted and put a warning label on 1.9 million pieces of extremist content related to ISIS or al-Qaeda in the first three months of the year, as well as also published its internal definition of terrorism for the first time on Monday.

Cleric urges Nigerians to turn to God

District Superintendent, Apostolic Faith, West Africa, Rev. Adebayo Adeniran, has urged Nigerians to turn to God with fervent prayers and he would intervene in her social, economic, and political development.

Professor Alemika: Nepotism cause of corruption in Nigeria

A member of Presidential Committee on Anti-Corruption (PCAC), Prof. Etannibi Alemika, said on Saturday that nepotism was the cause of corruption in Nigeria.

Governor Umahi to empower 13, 000 Ebonyi indigenes with N2.6 billion

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi, on Thursday said that the state government would empower 13, 000 Ebonyi indigenes with N2.6 billion within the next three months.

Nigerian Army bars officers from attending church services outside barracks

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has barred officers and soldiers of the Nigerian Army from attending church services outside the barracks.

President Buhari, Tinubu say they are on rescue mission

President Mohammadu Buhari and APC leader Ahmed Tinubu have re-kindle hope with assurances that Nigeria is being rescued from wreckage.

Bill Gates as ‘a wailing wailer’

Mr. Bill Gates, Microsoft founder, friend of Nigeria and one of the richest men in the world was in Nigeria recently, but he ended up violating the official interpretation of “table manners” in Nigeria’s corridors of power.

Britain appoints Nigerian as first female black ambassador to Mozambique

Great Britain has appointed a Nigerian as the first female black ambassador to Mozambique. She is Ms NneNne Iwuji-Eme.

IGP Ibrahim Idris directs immediate withdrawal of personnel from politicians, others

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Monday ordered the immediate withdrawal of police personnel attached to politicians, multi-national companies, business entrepreneurs and corporate individuals.

Senator Shehu Sani calls on federal govt to fulfill promise of new minimum wage

Sen. Shehu Sani (APC-Kaduna Central) has called on the Federal Government to fulfill the third quarter promise for the implementation of the new National Minimum Wage for workers in the country.

Northern leaders inaugurate committees on 2019 election, restructuring, others

The Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly have inaugurated five standing committees to strategise on a peaceful conduct of the 2019 elections, restructuring and security in the North.

Kemi Adeosun: Enrolling Out-of-School children, bane of Nigeria’s education policy

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, says the government is making effort to ensure that the 10 million out-of-school children are enrolled.

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