Maraba Residents Protest Against Poor Electricity, Over Billing

  Residents of Sani Abacha Axis in Maraba, Nasarawa State, on Thursday staged a protest against poor electricity supply and overbilling by officials of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC). The residents assembled outside the Maraba branch of the AEDC office and displayed various placards lamenting over poor electricity supply and describing it as injustice. They … Continue reading Maraba Residents Protest Against Poor Electricity, Over Billing

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Military Kills Five Terrorists, Recover Cache Of Arms

  Nigerian Army troops of Operation Lafiya Dole said they have neutralised five terrorists and recovered a cache of arms during an operation against terrorism in the North-East zone. This was disclosed on Thursday by the coordinator of the Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche during a briefing in Abuja. He explained that the … Continue reading Military Kills Five Terrorists, Recover Cache Of Arms

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Fayemi Assures Police In Ekiti Of Fair Treatment

  The Governor of Ekiti State Dr. Kayode Fayemi has said it will be unfair to use the bad elements among the police to give a blanket judgement on all officers. Governor Fayemi, who visited the Police Headquarters in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday commended officers of the force for the maturity displayed in handling youths … Continue reading Fayemi Assures Police In Ekiti Of Fair Treatment

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Obaseki, Deputy Sworn-In For Second Term

  Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, have been sworn in for a second term in office. The inauguration event is currently holding at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the state capital. Dignitaries in attendance include governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Nyesom Wike … Continue reading Obaseki, Deputy Sworn-In For Second Term

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NLNG Donates Renal Centre To Rivers University Teaching Hospital

The Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) has donated a renal centre to the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital (RSUTH). The donation of the centre, worth N381 million, is to support the hospital’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and boost healthcare delivery in the state. At the signing ceremony for the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the … Continue reading NLNG Donates Renal Centre To Rivers University Teaching Hospital

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‘A Victory For Rule Of Law,’ UNILAG ASUU Hails Reinstatement Of Ogundipe As VC

  The University of Lagos (UNILAG) chapter of the Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) has hailed the reinstatement of Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, describing it as a victory for the rule of law. The Chairman of ASUU, UNILAG Chapter, Dele Ashiru in an interview with Channels Television said … Continue reading ‘A Victory For Rule Of Law,’ UNILAG ASUU Hails Reinstatement Of Ogundipe As VC

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PDP Extends Tenure of Zonal Caretaker Committees

  The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the extension of the tenures of Zonal Caretaker Committees across the country. The NWC has also approved the extension of the tenure of the Cross River state Caretaker Committee. This was disclosed in a statement signed on Thursday by PDP National … Continue reading PDP Extends Tenure of Zonal Caretaker Committees

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Pfizer CEO Sold $5.6m Worth Of Stocks On Day Of Vaccine Announcement

  Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla sold $5.6 million of his stock in the US pharmaceutical company on the same day it announced promising results for its Covid-19 vaccine candidate, filings showed Wednesday. The company, however, has reportedly said the sale was part of a pre-arranged periodic divestment plan when the stock reaches a certain price. … Continue reading Pfizer CEO Sold $5.6m Worth Of Stocks On Day Of Vaccine Announcement

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#ENDSARS: Cross River Judicial Panel Of Inquiry Holds Inaugural Sitting, Receives 39 Petitions

  The Cross River State Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality and other related offences on Wednesday held its inaugural sitting and 39 petitions were received. The Chairman of the panel, Justice Michael Edem, at the sitting, urged the witnesses and victims to present clear evidence devoid of falsehood in order to have a true … Continue reading #ENDSARS: Cross River Judicial Panel Of Inquiry Holds Inaugural Sitting, Receives 39 Petitions

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China Condemns Mass Resignations In Hong Kong Legislature

  China warned Thursday the mass resignations of pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong were a “blatant challenge” to its authority over the city. Fifteen legislators were set to quit the chamber in protest at the Beijing-sanctioned ousting of four colleagues, leaving the assembly a muted gathering of government loyalists. The resignations come with the city’s … Continue reading China Condemns Mass Resignations In Hong Kong Legislature

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