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Governor Wike Declares Free Education For Primary and Secondary Schools In Rivers State

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, in a bid to increase access to quality education has announced the total abolition of all forms of fees and levies in public primary and secondary schools across the state. Wike directed state-owned primary and secondary schools to stop collecting fees and levies from students and pupils with immediate effect,…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day! -Tuesday 25/06/19-Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun & Business Day

“CBN Plans Fresh Banks’ Recapitalisation As Capital Base Weakens By $3.5bn” – Punch What a cold morning it is here in Lagos, and here are the newspaper headlines for Tuesday, 25th of June 2019, Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun and Business Day. “CBN Mulls Fresh Capital Base For Nigeria’s Banks”- The Guardian “Tribunal Rejects Atiku’s Request…

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NFF Debunks Claims Of Owing Falcons as Team Refused To Leave Hotel Room After Elimination

Following the elimination of the Super Falcons of Nigeria from the ongoing World Cup in France, the Nigerian players refused to leave their hotel on Saturday, on the basis that they were owed outstanding bonuses, however, the NFF has kicked against such claims, stating that the players have been paid. According to ESPN FC, they were…

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75 Ex-corps Members On The Run, After Obtaining SME Loans From NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps Foundation is reportedly searching for about 75 corps members who took between N300,000 and N400,000 loans to start small businesses but refused to pay after about four years. The defaulting corps members, who have now passed out, used their certificates as collateral, which was the only condition to access the…

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Appointment Of New Ministers Wont Take Long Like It Did In 2015 – Presidency

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said the President will form his cabinet faster than he did in 2015. Adesina was quoted as saying this by The Interview magazine. The President had in 2015 nominated ministers in October and inaugurated them on November 11, earning him the…

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Helicopter Picks Up Nigerian Billionaire On Benin-Ore Expressway Traffic: A Pro or Con?

A video was on Sunday, captured on the Benin-Ore expressway showing the landing of a helicopter to pick a stranded billionaire. The unnamed billionaire was said to have called an helicopter to pick him up from the traffic snare and to everyone’s consternation, the helicopter landed  right on the expressway and picked him up. The…

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National Film Institute Trains Practitioners on Modern Digital Cinematography in Jos

National Film Institute, Jos has recently completed a professional training on digital cinematography and non-linear editing for 240 film practitioners. The training held in Jos between June 17 and June 23, with the exercise focusing on updating the skills of the practitioners to meet modern standards, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Speaking with NAN,…

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Police Rescue Four Corps Members, Two Others Kidnapped In Rivers State

The Rivers State Police Command, on Sunday, rescued six kidnap victims, including four corps members, who were abducted in the Emohua area of the East-West Road.A kidnap and armed robbery kingpin, identified as Zulu Ogwumike, aka Black Bush, was also killed during a shootout in a separate operation by the personnel of the command attached…

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