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Cartoonist Josy Ajiboye wants federal government to develop animation in tertiary institutions

Renowned master cartoonist Josy Ajiboye on Wednesday urged the Federal Government to create a department of cartoon and comic arts in tertiary institutions to grow the nation’s animation industry.

Lagos Chamber urges federal government to liberalise power sector

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) has called on the Federal Government to liberalise the power sector for efficient service delivery.

NABTEB adopts whistle-blowing policy to curb fraud

Chairman of the Governing Board, National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), Prof. Leonard Shilgba, says the board has adopted the whistle-blowing policy to checkmate fraud and build confidence of Nigerians in the sector.

Making sense of the Nigerian landscape

In an earlier article where I faced the agony of iterating Nigeria’s bleak socioeconomic and political environment, I lay out certain critical elements of social anomie and political listlessness that characterizes Nigeria. And this state of the nation is all the more tragic because it seems to have become aggravated since the democratic experiment commenced in 1999.

Governor Wike: Why insecurity endures in Nigeria

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has stated that the nation’s security degenerated dangerously because the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government chose to play politics with the security challenge in the State.

Pat Utomi: We formed NIM to save Nigeria from anarchy

Professor of Economics, Pat Utomi, has said that over two million Nigerians have joined the Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM), noting the emergence of such “third force” was to save the nation from anarchy.

Official: Federal govt housing project in Jigawa 80% completed

Mr Joseph Toluhi, the Northwest Zonal Director of the National Housing Programme (NHP) said it project in Jigawa had reached 80 per cent completion.

Pep Guardiola: I wanted to play for Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

Pep Guardiola has revealed how he wanted to work with Arsene Wenger during his playing days - and how close he came to joining Arsenal, only to be told there was no space in the squad.

Greeting President Buhari in Addis Ababa did not undermine gravity of my letter –...

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has explained that his exchange of pleasantries with President Muhammadu Buhari in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, during the African Union (AU) summit, did not in anyway undermine the significance of his statement to the president advising him not to contest the 2019 elections.

Ex-FISH chief Yemi Adelakun wants govt to reduce mortgage financing cost

A housing expert, Mr Yemi Adelakun, says the Federal Government should evolve efficient means of boosting the availability of houses by reducing the cost of construction and mortgage financing in Nigeria.

Governor Ayade has shut governance against people of Cross River – Group

A vibrant renascent organisation by the name Cross River Consensus has decried retrogression and dilapidated infrastructure as well as complete neglect of agriculture that constitutes the mainstay of the nation’s economic development.

VP Yemi Osinbajo calls for consensus on legal practice

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called for consensus among legal practitioners on the preservation of the legal practice in Nigeria to enhance the profession and national development.

Nigeria’s future is secured – Yakubu Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Yakubu Dogara, says Nigeria’s future is secured because of Nigerians’ commitment to God.

I have hope Nigeria’s future is secured – Yakubu Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed hope that Nigeria’s future is secured owing to the commitment of the people to God.

Restructuring solution to Nigeria’s problems – NMPC chief

The president, Nigerian Movement for Positive Change (NMPC), Mr Niyi Aborisade, has declared that Nigeria would continue to move round most of its problems confronting it as a country until it embarked on restructuring.

Three more LUTH workers test positive for Lassa fever

Three health workers, out of the 100 that had contact with a pregnant woman who died of Lassa fever at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, have tested positive for the infection.

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Minister: Federal government committed to timely completion of Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Alhaji Suleiman Zarma, the Minister of State, Power, Works and Housing, said that the Federal Government was committed to timely completion of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

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.