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2022 BET Awards: Tems Becomes First Nigerian Woman To Win Best International Act

4th July 2022

Tems has established a presence as one of the biggest Afrobeats stars in global music. She has collaborated with international acts such as Drake and Justin Bieber. Read more about News Superstar singer TemiladeOpeniyi, popularly known as Tems made history on Sunday, June 26, 2022, at the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, USA after emerging the … Continue reading 2022 BET Awards: Tems Becomes First Nigerian Woman To Win Best International Act

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News Politics

2023 Elections: Fresh Voter Registration Hits 10.4 Million

29th June 2022

Nigerians have trooped to registration centres to partake in the exercise as they look towards deciding their future in 2023. Read more about Politics As Nigerians continue to partake in the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that fresh registration hit 10,487,972 by 7:00 am on Monday, June … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Fresh Voter Registration Hits 10.4 Million

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News Politics

INEC Confirms Extension Of Voter Registration Exercise

The electoral body is yet to decide on the duration of the extension. Nigeria’s electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has confirmed that it will extend the June 30, 2022 deadline for the ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR) exercise. Despite confirming the extension, INEC did not disclose the new duration for the deadline. … Continue reading INEC Confirms Extension Of Voter Registration Exercise

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News Nigeria

Easter: FG Declares Friday And Monday As Public Holidays

15th April 2022

The government has urged Christians to pray for the country during celebrations. As Christians continue with preparations for Easter celebrations, the Federal Government has declared Friday, April 15 and Monday, April 18, 2022, as public holidays. This information was contained in an official statement on behalf of the government by the Minister of Interior Rauf … Continue reading Easter: FG Declares Friday And Monday As Public Holidays

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News Nigeria

INEC Extends Continuous Voters Registration Timeline In South-Eastern Nigeria

The sit-at-home in Southeastern Nigeria has affected the exercise. Nigeria’s ruling electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the timeline for the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) in the Southeast region of Nigeria. This information was made public by the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of Enugu State, Dr Emeka Ononamadu, during an … Continue reading INEC Extends Continuous Voters Registration Timeline In South-Eastern Nigeria

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News Nigeria

President Buhari Approves Establishment Of Three New Federal Polytechnics In Nigeria

The establishment of academic institutions is part of the government’s plans to revitalize polytechnics in the country. Read more about Education President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has given approval for the establishment of three new federal polytechnics in different parts of the country. This information was made public in a statement … Continue reading President Buhari Approves Establishment Of Three New Federal Polytechnics In Nigeria

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News

FG Asks Grade Level 12 Civil Servants To Resume Office On December 1

29th November 2021

  The Nigerian government has directed all civil servants from Grade Level 12 and below to effectively resume work from Wednesday, December 1, 2021. It will be recalled that following the spike in the number of COVID-19 cases across the country, the government on March 4, 2021, ordered all civil servants from the grade 12 … Continue reading FG Asks Grade Level 12 Civil Servants To Resume Office On December 1

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News Religion

Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Tuesday And Wednesday As Public Holidays

18th July 2021

  As part of celebrations for the Islamic Eid-El-Kabir, the federal government has declared Tuesday, July 20th, and Wednesday, July 21st, 2021, as public holidays. Read more about Holidays This information was made public in a statement issued by Dr Shuaib Belgore, the Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Interior, on behalf of the … Continue reading Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Tuesday And Wednesday As Public Holidays

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News

Nigeria Immigration Service Suspends Application For New Passports Until June

19th May 2021

  New applications for Nigerian international passport have been suspended until June 1, 2021, according to the Nigeria Immigration Service. This information was disclosed by the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Mohammad Babandede, on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, during a briefing with newsmen. Read more about Travel and Tourism The immigration chief further … Continue reading Nigeria Immigration Service Suspends Application For New Passports Until June

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BUSINESS News

International Workers Day: F.G. Declares May 3rd Public Holiday

30th April 2021

  As part of celebrations for this year’s International Workers‘ Day, the Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3rd, 2021, as a public holiday. The decision of the government to declare Monday a work-free day lies in the fact that May 1 which is supposed to be the public holiday falls on a weekend (Saturday, … Continue reading International Workers Day: F.G. Declares May 3rd Public Holiday

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News TECH

SIM-NIN Linkage: Courts Bars FG From Disconnecting SIM Cards

31st March 2021

  Following pleas from Nigerians that the April 6, 2021 deadline for SIM-NIN linkage be extended again by the government, a Federal High Court in Lagos on March 23, 2021, barred the government from blocking SIM cards not linked come April 9. Read more about NIN It will be recalled that the Nigerian Ministry of … Continue reading SIM-NIN Linkage: Courts Bars FG From Disconnecting SIM Cards

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News

Easter: Federal Government Declares Friday And Monday Public Holidays

  As part of the moves to mark this year’s celebration of Easter by Nigerian Christians, the federal government has announced that Friday, April 2, 2021, and Monday, April 5, are public holidays as Christians look to wrap-up the Holy Week. Read more about Easter Celebration This information was made public on Tuesday, March 30, … Continue reading Easter: Federal Government Declares Friday And Monday Public Holidays

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FG Plans Vehicle Finance Scheme To Enable Nigerians Own New Cars

11th February 2021

The Federal Government says it intends to introduce a Vehicle Finance Scheme that will enable more Nigerians to own new cars.  This plan was disclosed by the Director-General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Jelani Aliyu, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.  Read more about Finance The scheme is … Continue reading FG Plans Vehicle Finance Scheme To Enable Nigerians Own New Cars

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News TECH

FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage By Eight Weeks

2nd February 2021

Following a meeting between the Nigerian communication minister, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, and relevant stakeholders in the industry on Monday, February 1, 2021, the federal government has decided to extend the deadline for linking National Identification Number and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) by eight weeks. Read more about NIN This means that the February … Continue reading FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage By Eight Weeks

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News Telecommunication

Glo Commences Registration For National Identification Number (NIN)

1st February 2021

As part of efforts to ensure that every Nigerian link their National Identification Number (NIN) with their SIM Cards, Nigerian telecommunication giant, Globacom, has announced that its retail outlets across the federation have commenced the registration of NIN. Read more on News In an official statement on Friday, January 29, 2021, Globacom revealed that it … Continue reading Glo Commences Registration For National Identification Number (NIN)

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News

MultiChoice Announces Reduction In Cost Of DSTV And GOTV Products

The Nigerian branch of the popular broadcasting platform, MultiChoice, has announced a slash in cost of purchasing its DStv and GOtv decoders from February 1, 2021. The development will see the price for purchasing DStv HD decoder, dish kit with Compact package subscription cut down from N18,600 to N9,900 on Confam package, while the cost … Continue reading MultiChoice Announces Reduction In Cost Of DSTV And GOTV Products

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COVID-19 Health News

Lagos State Governor Bans Gatherings Of More Than 50 People In The State

In a bid to improve measures aimed at curbing the second wave of COVID-19 in Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu during an official press briefing on Sunday, January 31, 2021, announced that indoor gatherings of more than 50 persons in the state have been banned. Governor Sanwo-Olu also disclosed that religious gatherings have been exempted … Continue reading Lagos State Governor Bans Gatherings Of More Than 50 People In The State

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News

Third Mainland Bridge Reopens Ahead Of Schedule

Following the completion of the casting of expansion joints on the Third Mainland Bridge on Saturday, January 30, 2021, the federal government has reopened the bridge which was shut down on the midnight of Friday, January 29. Read more about Third Mainland Bridge It will be recalled that the government through the Federal Controller of … Continue reading Third Mainland Bridge Reopens Ahead Of Schedule

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News

2021: Happy New Year

1st January 2021

Happy New Year! If you are reading this article, it means that you are among the so many citizens of the world that made it into the year 2021. 2020 was a marathon indeed. Not just a marathon, but a marathon run in the wilderness, filled with great hurdles, red seas, the great wall of … Continue reading 2021: Happy New Year

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Did You Know? News

Insecurity: Abducted Katsina School Boys Released

18th December 2020

  Governor of North-Western Nigeria State, Katsina, Aminu Masari, during an interview which aired on the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) on Thursday night (December 17, 2020), confirmed that 340 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara who were abducted last week Friday, December 11, 2020, by gunmen have been released and were headed back to … Continue reading Insecurity: Abducted Katsina School Boys Released

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News

International Flights Set To Commence On August 29 In Nigeria

18th August 2020

  The federal government on Monday, August 17, 2020, announced that international flights will resume in Nigeria from August 29, 2020. This information was revealed by the Nigerian Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, who released the new dates for commencement of flights in the country at the bi-weekly briefing of the Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19. … Continue reading International Flights Set To Commence On August 29 In Nigeria

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News Nigeria

First Phase Of Third Mainland Bridge Closure Commences

27th July 2020

On the midnight of Friday, July 24, 2020, the federal government partially close the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State, to enable the commencement of rehabilitation work on the transportation facility and to avoid its collapse. The decision of the government was informed by the need to replace damaged bars, hydro-demolition of non-firm parts of … Continue reading First Phase Of Third Mainland Bridge Closure Commences

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News

The Federal Government May Be Mulling a Subsidy for Data

11th April 2020

Nigeria’s Minister for Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, has hinted that the Federal Government could subsidize the cost of data in the near future. He says the idea of lowering the cost of accessing the internet is being considered “in the inner recesses of the government.” Mr. Dare disclosed this in a podcast interview with … Continue reading The Federal Government May Be Mulling a Subsidy for Data

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News

Gov. Ambode Commissions Alárò City

30th January 2019

Lagos State has taken a giant leap into the future and is being set up to become the most prominent city in the African continent, and indeed the world at large. This new development is thanks to the bold partnership of Rendeavour, Africa’s largest urban developer, and the Lagos State government, which has led to … Continue reading Gov. Ambode Commissions Alárò City

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National Council of State Approves ₦27,000 Minimum Wage

23rd January 2019

The National Council of State has approved ₦27,000 as the new minimum wage for the country. This decision was reached following a series of strike actions and deliberations that ensued from the National Labour Unions’ appeals to the federal government to review the country’s minimum wage. Following the council’s approval on Tuesday, a minimum wage … Continue reading National Council of State Approves ₦27,000 Minimum Wage

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Health News

Professor Titus Ibekwe Elected Vice-Chairman Of Int’l Advisory Board of American Academy

15th October 2018

Amongst 70 member countries present, a Nigerian, Professor Titus Ibekwe, was elected the Vice-Chairman of the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF), at their 2018 annual meeting, held from October 7th to 10th October, in Georgia, Atlanta. Since the inception of the academy 122 … Continue reading Professor Titus Ibekwe Elected Vice-Chairman Of Int’l Advisory Board of American Academy

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News Politics

Adeosun Resigns As Nigeria’s Minister of Finance

14th September 2018

Kemi Adeosun has reportedly resigned from her responsibilities as Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, sending the President Buhari-led administration in search of her replacement. Many believe her resignation is not unconnected to previous claims the minister had forged her National Youth Service Corps certificate. However, The PUNCH newspaper reports that the minister was in her office … Continue reading Adeosun Resigns As Nigeria’s Minister of Finance

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Nigeria Air To Take Off December 2018 – FG

6th September 2018

Nigerians can now make plans to fly with the proposed National Carrier, Nigeria Air, by December 2018, according to the Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muhtar Usman. This was revealed to journalists present at the NCAA in Abuja, with Usman enthusing that since the NCAA is capable of acquiring the … Continue reading Nigeria Air To Take Off December 2018 – FG

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News Politics

2019 Elections: Saraki Declares

31st August 2018

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, declared on 30th August, at a #NotTooYoungToRun conference, that he will be running for the office of the president in the 2019 general elections, under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party. This news, coming at an interesting political time, was welcomed by many youth. I have decided to answer the … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Saraki Declares

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News

British PM, Theresa May, signs security pact with Nigeria

30th August 2018

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, is on a three-day trip to Africa, and arrived in Nigeria yesterday (after visiting South Africa earlier, with Kenya to follow). Battling Boko Haram According to The Guardian, a summit was held between May and President Muhammadu Buhari, where a security partnership was signed between the two. The partnership  has … Continue reading British PM, Theresa May, signs security pact with Nigeria

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