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The bill seeking to reduce the age qualifications for interested candidates to contest for the positions of President, governor and senate in the country to 30 years yesterday passed second reading in the House...

196,000 ADOLESCENTS LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS IN NIGERIA — UNICEF

Over 196,000 adolescents, representing 10 percent of the global burden, are said to be living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria with an alarming estimated number of AIDS-related deaths, UNICEF’s analysis of UNAIDS 2013 HIV and...

BANK CEOs PROMISE TO REDUCE MASS SACK AS CBN START COLLATERAL REGISTRY

The bank chief executive officers under the aegis of the Bankers’ Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has promised to reduce the rate mass sack in banks. The committee stated this at the...

FORMER NIGERIA SUPER EAGLE CAPTAIN AND COACH, STEPHEN KESHI DIES AT AGE 54.

Confirming the incident, The Assistant Director of Communications in the Nigeria Football Federation, Ademola Olajire said that Keshi died after he was rushed to an hospital in Benin after complaining of his legs. http://bit.ly/StephenKeshiDies Just...

FINALY MAKARFI TAKES CHARGE OF P.D.P

The immediate past Deputy National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus, has handed over the affairs of the party to the Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee until a national convention is...

NIGERIA WILL OVERCOME HER ECONOMIC CHALLENGES THROUGH EFFECTIVE CAPITAL MARKET.

--- VICE PRESIDENT YOMI OSINBAJO AND SEN. BUKOLA SARAKI He said this on Monday in Abuja, while delivering a keynote address at a two-day stakeholders’ forum on “Realising the Full Potential of the Nigerian Economy...

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DIRECT BANKS TO STOP FIRING STAFF

The federal government has directed banks, insurance and financial institutions to suspend the ongoing retrenchment in the sector. Chris Ngige, minister of labour and employment, gave the directive in Abuja on Friday, saying his office...

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO IMPLEMENT YAR’ ADUA ARMNESTY AGREEMENNT NIGER DELTA MILITANTS:

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently studying the gazette signed by late President Umaru Yar’Adua on the Niger Delta crisis as one of the possible ways of tackling the renewed violence being orchestrated by the...

APC REJECT CALL FOR NIGERIA RESTRUCTURING:

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has said the issue of restructuring is not the party priority for now. According to him, the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration is currently focused...

MASSOB AND IPOB BACKED NIGER DELTA AVENGERS’ BOMBING OF PIPELINES:

Despite the outcry trailing the activities of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), pro-Biafra group, the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) on Saturday declared “total and unflinching support” for...

INTERIM REPORT ON FINANCIAL, ASSETS RECOVERIES FROM THE LOOTERS RELEASED: FG.

The Federal Government’s anti-graft war is truly on. Three hundred and seventy-one days into its tenure, much of which it spent chasing looted funds and the perpetrators, government yesterday said it had recovered N78,325,354,631.82...

MILITANT ATTACKED MORE OIL FACILITIES AS THREE SOLDIERS KILLED.

Niger Delta Militant on Wednesday evening, launched a surprise attack at a military houseboat in the creeks of Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, killing two soldiers and six civilians. In a swift...

FG SCRAPPED POST UTME EXAM.

The Federal Government has scrapped post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country. The government and stakeholders in education sector also pegged 180 as the benchmark for...

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT MOVED FOR FOOD SECURITY; AUDU OGBE.

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development,Audu Ogbeh, yesterday,described food eaten by most Nigerians as poison. He also disclosed that over boiling of cow meat by Nigerians was saving them from being infected by Tuberculosis...