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Customs strengthens border security over codeine ban

Owing to the ban on the manufacturing of codeine, other hard drugs and the tendency of smuggling prohibited substances into the country through boarders, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has further strengthened its border checks and security for codeine.

Governor Abubakar renames College of Education in Kangere

Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has approved the renaming of College of Education Kangere to Adamu Tafawa Balewa College Of Ed‎ucation, Kangere.

Kano Fire Service saves 16 lives, goods worth N70 million in April

The Kano State Fire Service on Friday said it saved 16 lives and goods worth N70 million from 86 fire outbreaks in the state in April.

NANS lauds President Buhari’s commitment to human rights

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment to human rights and investigation of human rights abuses in the country.

Ekiti guber: Sensitize your members to enthrone good governance – INEC tells unions

The Resident Electoral Commission, REC, in Ekiti State, Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji, has called on labour unions to enlighten their members on the need to make correct choices during the forthcoming election.

PENGASSAN decries soot menace in Port-Harcourt

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), on Sunday called on the Federal Government and Rivers Government to urgently put an end to illegal refineries causing the soot in Port-Harcourt.

Benue church killings: NANS wants killer herdsmen declared terrorists

The National Association of the Nigerian Students (NANS), has condemned the killing of two Rev. Fathers and 19 others in Benue by suspected herdsmen.

OAU suspends sex-for-mark professor indefinitely

The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife has suspended one Prof. Akindele allegedly captured in a telephone conversation demanding for sex from a female student in his department.

Ondo government slashes Adekunle Ajasin University fees to N100,000

The Ondo State Government has reviewed downwards its new schedule of fees for the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akunga Akoko (AAUA) for returning students following pressure from students and parents.

NANS begs Governor Akeredolu to reverse tuition fees hike

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has passionately appealed to Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo to reverse recent increase in the tuition fees in state-owned institutions in the state.

NANS: President Buhari re-election may right previous wrongs

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election might be an opportunity to right what his administration had wrong by delivering more dividends of democracy.

NSCDC arrests 44 suspected criminals in Plateau

The Nigerian Secur‎ity and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Plateau Command, said on Tuesday that it had arrested 44 suspects for various crimes in the first quarter of 2018.

NSCDC wants illegal security outfits to close shop

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has urged all unlicensed Security Guard Companies in the country to stop operating.

Nigeria Customs introduces new uniform

The Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday introduced new official uniform to add to the the previous ones they have.

Fire razes Lagos market, goods worth millions destroyed

Fire gutted a section of Binukonu Ultra Modern Market, Ojota in Lagos in the early hours of Friday, destroying goods and property worth millions of Naira.

Apapa customs command rakes in N55.8 billion

The Apapa Command of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has generated N55.8billion in the months of January and February 2018.

Five killed in auto crash in Ogun

Five persons were killed in an auto crash on the Sagamu – Ogijo road in Ogun, while two others were injured in an accident involving a truck and a Toyota camry car.

Nasarawa Amazons solicit support to win NWFL Champions Shield

The management of Nasarawa Amazons Football Club of Lafia on Friday urged all the club’s supporters in Lagos and other football lovers to rally behind their team on Sunday.

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House of Representatives steps down Nigerian Peace Corps Bill

The House of Representatives, on Thursday, voted against the Bill for an Act to Establish the Nigerian Peace Corps.

Morgan Freeman apologizes after sexual harassment claims

Hollywood movie star, Morgan Freeman, apologized Thursday over reports that multiple women accused him of sexual misconduct.

Democracy Day: Federal government announces four days for celebration

The Federal Government has outlined a four-day activities to mark the 2018 Democracy Day, from May 25 to May 29.

Armed policemen invade Kingsley Kuku’s residence

Some armed policemen allegedly invaded the Arogbo community in Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday, shooting into the air.