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NLC, TUC Declare Nationwide Protest Over Increase In Electricity Tariff

  The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) alongside civil society allies, yesterday declared a nationwide protest for Monday, February 8, against the hike in electricity tariff by government, in spite of a subsisting court order and non-improvement in power supply. During the planned protest, labour and its allies said all…

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NDA Launches Investigation Into Viral Video Of Female Cadet Assaulting Civilian Who Called Her “Beautiful”

Recall the viral video we posted earlier today of Cadets assaulting a male civilian for complimenting a female cadet? The Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA), through its verified Twitter account has responded to the outrage of citizens, stating that it has launched an investigation into the matter.   See the tweets below!         Leave…

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NCAA Suspends Bristow Helicopter’s Operations In Nigeria Following Yesterday’s Crash

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Tuesday, suspended Bristow Helicopter’s aircraft type SikorskyS-76C++ from further operations in Nigeria due to the successive mishaps of the said aircraft type on the coastal waters of Lagos. Disclosing this development to aviation reporters at the NCAA Annex, Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos, Director General of NCAA,…

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Photos: President Buhari Arrives France Amid Bad Weather Conditions Ahead Of EU Plenary Session

  On Tuesday, February 2, President Buhari arrived in Strasbourg, France amid bad weather conditions, ahead of his address at the Plenary Session of The European Union yesterday.  The President was received by Minister for Budget & National Planning Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, Nigerian Ambassador to France Amb. H.O. Suleiman, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey…

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More Photos! President Buhari At The Ogun State 4oth Anniversary Ceremony

  President Muhammadu Buhari attended the 40th anniversary ceremony of Ogun state marked on Tuesday February 2nd amidst pomp and fanfare. The President was resplendent in his Aso-ebiagbada complete with the Yoruba styled cap worn in Governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun’s signature style.  Also present at the momentous occasion were HRM Oba Michael Adedotun…

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Presidency Rubbishes Claims That Buhari Has Only Achieved 1 Out Of 222 Campaign Promises

 Garba Shehu  Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, has tagged as fake and unfounded the recent report by the Centre for Democracy and Development which claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari had only achieved 1 out of his 222 tracked electoral promises. According to him, no sincere Nigerian will fail…

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Tony Elumelu Applauds US Congress For The Passage Of The Electrify Africa Act

  Leading investor and Chairman, Heirs Holdings, UBA Plc and founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu has applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for the passage of the ‘Electrify Africa Act,’ which took nearly three years trying to get the measure through both chambers of Congress. The Electrify Africa Act creates a framework for…

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