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Oyo begins sale of 2019 Hajj form

The Oyo State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has started the sale of form to intending pilgrims for 2019 Hajj, upon completion of the 2018 Hajj exercise on September 6.
Governor Abiola Ajimobi chatting with Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji

Hajj: Oyo pilgrims, states to fly directly from Ibadan airport – Governor Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has stated that beginning from 2019, pilgrims from the state and other neighbouring states would be flying to Saudi Arabia and Jerusalem from Ibadan Airport.

Pilgrims board fixes deadline for payment of 2018 hajj fare

The Oyo State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has fixed April 30 as deadline for payment of the 2018 hajj fare for all intending pilgrims in the state.

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Jigawa government to distribute 47,544 goats to women

Gov. Mohammed Badaru of Jigawa, on Monday said the state government would distribute 47,544 goats to 15,848 women in June, 2019, under its Goat Breeding Microfinance Scheme.
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NAF destroys Boko Haram staging area in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) staging area and the terrorists vehicle workshop on the outskirts of Tumbun Rego in Northern Borno.
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2019: APC afraid of presidential debate – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has said the All Progressives Congress is afraid of participating in a presidential debate because it has nothing to show for the years it has been in the saddle.

NCC decries telecoms operators’ non-compliance to AOL

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has decried the non-compliance of telecommunications operators to the payment of the Annual Operating Levy (AOL).
The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, on Thursday in Abuja said Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has not endorsed the Amaju Pinnick-led faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)

Solomon Dalung meets Muhammadu Buhari, seeks N1.3 billion for National Sports Festival

The Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, asking for N1.3 billion to host the National Sports Festival in Abuja next month.