We Need More Doctors, We Don’t Have Enough – Nigerians Reply Chris Ngige

    Reaction have trailed comments by The Minister of Labour and Employment, Mr Chris Ngige,  suggesting that the mass exodus of doctors from Nigeria is not a thing to loose sleep about.  Chris Ngige had on Wednesday, said that he is not bothered about the decision of medical doctors who choose to leave Nigeria to practice … Continue reading We Need More Doctors, We Don’t Have Enough – Nigerians Reply Chris Ngige

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Bago Mohammed Insists On Vying For Speakership Of Ninth Assembly

  Mr Bago Mohammed, an APC lawmaker in the House of Representatives has kicked against the stance of the party and its position in adopting Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, as its choice for the speaker in the ninth National Assembly. Speaking in Abuja, Rep Mohammed insisted that he has not backed down in his pursuit for the … Continue reading Bago Mohammed Insists On Vying For Speakership Of Ninth Assembly

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AFCON U17: Guinea Reach Finals After Beating Nigeria 10-9 On Penalties

  Guinea has qualified for the final of the CAF u-17 Africa cup of nations. The junior Syli national edged out the golden eaglets of Nigeria 10-9 on penalties after the game had ended goalless at full time. READ ALSO: Hudson-Odoi To Undergo Surgery Over Ruptured Achilles Tendon Mohamed Soumah scored for Guinea in the sudden … Continue reading AFCON U17: Guinea Reach Finals After Beating Nigeria 10-9 On Penalties

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Senate Steps Down Motion Seeking To Declare Kogi Oil Producing State

  The Senate has stood down the motion seeking to recognise Kogi as an oil producing State. This development comes on the heels of an adopted motion sponsored by Senator Isaac Alfa representing Kogi East Senatorial district titled, “Need to recognise Kogi State as an Oil Producing State”. Alfa in his lead debate explained that … Continue reading Senate Steps Down Motion Seeking To Declare Kogi Oil Producing State

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Sri Lanka’s Government Admits Failure To Prevent Easter Bombings

  Sri Lanka’s government on Wednesday acknowledged “major” lapses over its failure to prevent the horrific Easter attacks that killed more than 350 people, despite prior intelligence warnings. Recriminations have flown since Islamist suicide bombers blew themselves up in packed churches and luxury hotels on Sunday, in attacks claimed by the Islamic State group. Overnight, security … Continue reading Sri Lanka’s Government Admits Failure To Prevent Easter Bombings

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Shiites Protest Disrupts Proceedings At National Assembly

  There was unease at the main gate of the National Assembly in Abuja on Wednesday, as members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shiites forced their way into the Assembly complex, protesting the continued incarceration of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.   The protesting Shiites stormed the National Assembly in continuation of … Continue reading Shiites Protest Disrupts Proceedings At National Assembly

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Boko Haram: Security Presence Not Everywhere Because Of Inadequate Personnel, Says Shehu

   The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, has blamed the lack of security presence in some communities affected by insurgency,  on the shortage of personnel in the war against terrorism. Shehu stated this on Wednesday while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. “The … Continue reading Boko Haram: Security Presence Not Everywhere Because Of Inadequate Personnel, Says Shehu

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Senate Confirms Omolola Edewor As Executive Director Of NDIC

  The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Omolola Abiola Edewor as Executive Director, Corporate Services, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC). President Buhari had written the Senate, seeking Edewor’s confirmation in accordance with provisions of section 5(4) of the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation Act. READ ALSO: Senate Postpones Passage Of 2019 Budget The Committee on Banking, … Continue reading Senate Confirms Omolola Edewor As Executive Director Of NDIC

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Hudson-Odoi To Undergo Surgery Over Ruptured Achilles Tendon

  Chelsea have confirmed that England winger Callum Hudson-Odoi is expected to have surgery on Tuesday after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon against Burnley. Hudson-Odoi limped off helped by two members of Chelsea’s medical staff after sustaining the injury in the first half of the 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge on Monday. The 18-year-old will … Continue reading Hudson-Odoi To Undergo Surgery Over Ruptured Achilles Tendon

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Plateau PDP Suspends Chairman, Deputy Over Alleged Mismanaged Funds

  The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau state has passed a vote of no confidence and suspended the state chairman, Damishi Sango and deputy, Amos Gombi, for alleged mismanagement of funds. The funds, according to the party were meant for the just concluded presidential elections and party affair, as well as help internally displaced … Continue reading Plateau PDP Suspends Chairman, Deputy Over Alleged Mismanaged Funds

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