Category Archives: Breaking

Oyo Protest: Ajimobi Demands Apology To Re-Open Schools

  Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has requested for a letter of apology from schools whose pupils took part in a protest against government’s proposed education initiative. Alhaji Abiodun Jimoh, the Chairman, National Parents Teachers Association of Nigeria (NAPTAN), Oyo State Chapter, said this in Ibadan on Thursday after a meeting with the governor.…

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“God So Loved Nigeria That He Brought Buhari At This Time” – Adams Oshiomole

  Governor Ad­ams Oshiomhole of Edo State on Wednesday at­tributed the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to God’s punishment of the party for al­legedly destructing the country, THE WILL reports. Noting that thieves who brought Ni­geria to its knees were now on the run, he expressed optimism that Nigeria would be a great…

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Read: President Muhammadu Buhari’s Eid-el-Fitr Message To Nigerians

“I felicitate with all Nigerians, especially the Muslim Ummah, on the occasion of this year’s Eid El Fitr, which marks the completion of the Ramadan fast. I congratulate Muslims in Nigeria and around the world on the successful completion of this month-long spiritual journey of fasting, prayer and almsgiving in obedience to the Divine Command.…

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Eid-al-Fitr: FG Extends Holiday To Thursday, July 7

The Federal Government has extended the Eid-al-Fitr holiday to Thursday, “following the directive by the President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto, to the effect that the Ramadan fast continues today (Tuesday) as a result of the non-sighting of the moon,”THE WILL reports. This was…

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Buhari Approves New Board Of Directors For NNPC, Baru Replaces Kachikwu As GMD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr.Maikanti Kacalla Baru as new Group Managing Director (GMD) for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). Barure places Dr.Ibe Kachikwu who until today occupied the position and doubled as Minister of State for Petroleum Resources. The President also approved the composition of the Board of the corporation as provided for…

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