Wike denies suing Atiku, hits PDP governors

Wike. Photo/Twitter/GovWike Blasts Former VP’s Loyalists Ayu Accuses APC Of Instituting Suit Amaechi’s Camp Depletes Further As Finebone Defects To PDP Amid heightened romance with chieftains of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) and internal frictions in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the outcome of the party’s presidential primary in May, Rivers State Governor, […]

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2023: Don’t vote politicians with no passion for education, says ASUU

Wants students to see hindered academic pursuits as sacrifice for future generations Says lecturers’ salary seizure won’t stop action The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday, asked Nigerians to ensure that all political office holders having hand in the prolonged and ongoing strike embarked upon by the union are voted out in the 2023 […]

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Voices of history: The manipulation of religion in Nigeria

By Dan Agbese Dr Yusufu Bala Usman. Remember him? Not many of us dare forget the late radical, leftist scholar, an historian who positively influenced young students in the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. The students were nicknamed “Bala Brought Up” to correctly situate their radical leftist politics. Usman railed against incompetence in government – be […]

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Nigerian graduate set to transform, save lives in home country

Graduates from a leading UK university who missed out on in-person graduation celebrations due to the pandemic are returning for official ceremonies this week, but for one graduate this trip to the University of Dundee is his first. Chidi Okonkwo, who is originally from Anambra, Nigeria, secured a Commonwealth Scholarship to study Infection Prevention & […]

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NDDC Board: Buhari needs to earn our confidence, say stakeholders

Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) building. Photo/facebook/officialNDDC The recent promise by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute a substantive Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), following formal implementation of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA), with the rebranding of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) into Nigeria National Petroleum Company limited (NNPC) has attracted reactions […]

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Absence of vaccine heightens fear of monkeypox

Test tubes labelled “Monkeypox virus positive” are seen in this illustration taken May 23, 2022. Reuters/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Nigeria confirms 24 new cases, four deaths Nigerian deported from Cambodia after recovering from virus Be ready for monkeypox outbreak in villages, FG tells health officers Africa CDC, WHO experts lament vaccine, global health inequality New virus discovered, […]

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Catholics knock Lalong over Pope comment, want him suspended

Photo/Facebook/PLSGov/ Lalong: My reference to Pope was mark of reverence not ridicule APC Northern Christians insist on VP slot, submit protest letter to Buhari Lalong won’t resign as campaign DG, says APC group Aggrieved members of the Roman Catholic Church, yesterday, subjected Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State to scrutiny over his reference to the […]

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