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NIDA set to celebrate icons, catalysts of infrastructural devt in Nigeria

Leading players in infrastructural development, top government functionaries, industry leaders, eminent personalities, development experts, technocrats and diverse economy sectorial leaders both in the public and private sectors of the economy will gather in Lagos to celebrate the best of Nigeria’s icons and catalysts of infrastructural development.
Angus Fraser

Longest serving teacher, missionary in Nigeria passes on in Makurdi

The Catholic Diocese of Makurdi has announced the death of Reverend Father Angus Fraser, believed to be the longest serving teacher and missionary in Nigeria.

Tunde Bakare seeks presidential order on restructuring

The Convener of Save Nigeria Group, Pastor Tunde Bakare, told President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday to proclaim an executive order urgently to facilitate national reconciliation, reintegration and restructuring.
Alex Otti

Abia professionals, businessmen, technocrats back Alex Otti’s guber race

A group of professionals, businessmen and technocrats from Abia State have thrown their weights behind Dr. Alex Otti, following his declaration last week to re-run for the governorship election in 2019.

37 Nigerian youths named African Union Ambassadors

Thirty Seven Nigerian youths who participated in the maiden edition of ‘The Labour Room,’ Nigeria’s first reality TV show geared towards national development, have been honoured as Ambassadors of the African Union.

Cultism: Police arrest 312 youth in Akwa Ibom

The Commissioner of Police in Akwa-Ibom, Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi, says the Police Command has arrested 312 youth over alleged cult-related activities in the state.

Aliko Dangote’s daughter weds ex-IGP MD Abubakar’s son in Kano

The Africa’s richest man and business mogul, Aliko Dangote, yesterday, gave out the hand of his daughter, Fatima in marriage to Jamil, son of former Inspector-General of police, Mohammed Abubakar.

2019: Ex-central bank deputy chief to run for presidency

A former Deputy Governor of the CBN, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, announced on Monday that he was consulting widely to run for the presidency in 2019.

Sack the cabals, your kinsmen – Jonathan Vatsa tells President Buhari

Former spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger state, Comrade Jonathan Vatsa, has warned that until the President sacks his kinsman Nigerians will never believe in his fight against corruption.

2019: Ex-President Obasanjo, Olisa Agbakoba’s coalitions to merge soon

Plans are ongoing for the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) led by former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM) led by Chief Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) to merge and join forces in the build-up to the 2019 general election.

Bauchi to get 20 new commissioners

Governor Mohammed Abubakar has concluded plans to reconstitute the State Executive Council.

Anyone can defeat President Buhari in 2019 – Rep Edionwele

A member of the House of Representatives, Hon Joseph Edionwele, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration as a failure and noniredeemable.

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EFCC recovers N794 billion, $261 million, seizes 407 mansions

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that a total of N794 billion suspected to have been stolen from public treasury was recovered in the last three years.
Former Dream Team VI goalkeeper Yusuf Mohammed has completed his move to Kwara United ahead of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.

Yusuf Muhammed vows to impress Kwara United fans

Former Kano Pillars first choice goal-keeper Yusuf Muhammed has vowed to prove his worth to Kwara United fans after joining the club in this current transfer window.

OAU donates 25 hectares of land for agriculture

The management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has donated 25 hectares of land to the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), for agricultural development.
Kelechi Iheanacho (middle) against South Africa in June 2017.

Super Eagles fly out to South Africa Thursday on chartered flight

The Super Eagles will fly out for an important 2019 AFCON qualifier against South Africa Thursday evening from Asaba, according to officials.
Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr is under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo who has been impressive for La Liga side Leganes lately.

Gernot Rohr under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo

Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Gernot Rohr, is under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo who has been impressive for La Liga side Leganes lately.