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May 24, 2018 6:05 PM Naval officer, twin brothers arrested for robbery

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Oyo State Police Command has arrested a Lance Corporal with the Nigerian Navy, Jimoh Adesoye, 28, twin brothers and 12 other suspects for robbery and receiving stolen goods. The state Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude, while parading the suspects said that the naval officer used his uniform and position to transport 18

May 24, 2018 4:42 PM The Gambia: Buhari speaks on ECOWAS intervention

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, in Abuja said the successful transition in the Republic of The Gambia, and the ongoing peace process in the country gives greater hope of harmonious co-existence and development on the African continent. Receiving a Letter of Credence from the High Commissioner of the Republic of The Gambia to Nigeria, Mr Amadou 19

May 23, 2018 1:02 PM Oyo-Ita advocates improved salaries for workersThe Sun News

Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Wednesday, campaigned for a salary review of the civil service, saying it was the first step to enhance the value proposition of civil servants. This was even as she has reiterated her commitment to reforms aimed at ensuring that the civil service is efficient, productive, incorruptible 16

May 23, 2018 10:58 AM Unemployment: Kebbi NDE trains another 286 youthsThe Sun News

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has commenced the training of 286 additional youths and selected society leaders in Kebbi State, comprising women, in cosmetology and technical skills. Coordinator of NDE in the state, Alhaji Muhammad A. Zogirma, disclosed this, on Wednesday, while briefing journalists in Birnin-Kebbi. He that the training 18

May 23, 2018 3:32 AM Ambode hosts NIPR Lagos leadership lecture tomorrowThe Sun News

Lagos State Governor, Akinnwumi Ambode, will tomorrow host this year’s Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) Lagos leadership lecture, with C&F Porter Novelli boss, Nn’emeka Maduegbuna, as chairman of the event. With the theme: “Boosting competitiveness and inclusive growth through communication,” the lecture, billed for the MUSON Centre, Lagos 20

May 22, 2018 8:27 PM Nigeria vs Atletico Madrid: 3 things we learnt from Super Eagles’ defeat

Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, beat Nigeria 3-2 in a friendly at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. Kelechi Nwakali opened scoring with a sublime effort, but the newly-crowned Europa League champions quickly levelled through Angel Correa. Fernando Torres came off the bench to head in for 2-1, before Usman Mohammed equalized for the hosts with a brilliant 18

May 22, 2018 7:00 AM Why I dropped out of UNILAG, became bus conductor – Small Doctor

Popular Nigerian singer, Temitope Adekunle, known as Small Doctor has narrated how he rose to stardom. Small doctor speaking on Rubbin Minds, a Channels TV show said he dropped out of UNILAG because he had no time and money to concentrate on his studies as he was hustling to make money as a bus conductor. “I had recorded my first single, I had been gaining 18

May 21, 2018 1:32 PM 2019: APC chieftain blows hot, reveals what Rivers people will do to Wike

Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has revealed what will happen to Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike in 2019. The former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state said Wike will be voted out of power in the next election and sent to prison 23

May 21, 2018 7:13 AM APC replies Wike for accusing Nigerian govt of planning to kill him

The governor, who made the revelation during the third year anniversary thanksgiving service of the Wike administration at Living Faith Church in D-Line, Port Harcourt, said that the plot will fail, because God will continue to defend him. According to Wike, “Intelligence report available to us as at this morning indicate that they are plotting to assassinate 18

May 20, 2018 3:54 PM Why Nigerian food, soups are unhealthy – Cardiologist

Kunle Iyanda, a cardiologist at Wuse General Hospital, Abuja, has described Nigerian diets as unhealthy. Mr Iyanda told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the contents of high carbohydrates and fats in Nigerian traditional foods and diets are extremely bad for the heart and general health. He explained that Nigerian traditional foods contain 20