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FG Kicks Against Live Sex In BBNaija House, Plans For An Alternative Show

The Federal Government said on Friday it had lodged a complaint with the National Broadcasting Commission against live sex on stage during the ongoing reality show popularly known as Big Brother Naija. The government also said it had concluded arrangements with Startimes to come out with a modified BBN that would reflect the true Nigerian…

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FG Declares Monday and Tuesday as Public Holidays For Eid-el-Kabir Celebration

The Federal Government has declared Monday, August, 12th and Tuesday, 13th, as public holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, in Abuja on Tuesday, congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion. She also called on all Nigerians,…

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IGP, Northern Govs Kick Against El-Zakzaky’s Travel For Treatment

Fresh facts have emerged that the Federal Government may not grant the request of the  Islamic Republic of Iran that the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, be released for medical treatment in Tehran, the Iranian capital. According to Punch, a reliable government source said powerful forces within the government were not…

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Court Declares Shiite’s Movement A Terrorist Group, FG Gets Green Light To Proscribe It

The Federal Government has obtained a court order to proscribe the  Shiites’ organisation formally referred to as the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the proscription of the Shiites’ movement as protests by the Islamic organisation rock Abuja. According to PUNCH Justice Nkeonye Maha issued the order in…

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FG and Labour Fails To Reach Agreement On Minimum Wage

The technical committee established to work on the consequential adjustment arising from the N30,000 new national minimum wage has again failed to reach an agreement after the representatives of the  Federal Government and labour rejected the proposed percentage increases in their meeting on Thursday. According to Punch, This came despite  President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise that…

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