Sunday, August 1, 2021

Kwara APC congresses peaceful

***Consensus arrangements adopted Stephen olufen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin In line with the directive of the national...

POWA empowers 300 widows, orphans in Kaduna

Police Officers Wives Association (POWA), on Saturday empowered no fewer than 300 widows, orphans and less privileged families of deceased officers in...

Principal of rural primary school realizes students’ football dream

Over the past 10 years, Ma Anwu, principal of Zhonglianchuan Primary School in Yuzhong county, Lanzhou city, northwest China’s Gansu province, has...

Anti-science remarks and actions lead U.S. to wrong direction

As another attempt of the U.S. to politicize the COVID-19 origin tracing, representatives from the U.S. misrepresented China’s rejection of the plan...

Technology

7 die, 2 injured in Kano auto crash

The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed seven persons dead and two others injured in a road crash at...
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Fearcity – Midnight Run

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

China’s Jinping congratulates Biden, seeks win-win cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday congratulated Joe Biden on his US election victory, state media reported. In his...

Ronaldinho tests positive for COVID-19

Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho said on Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and was self-isolating. The ex-FC Barcelona and Paris St-Germain (PSG) player...

28 Severe Cases Of VFF Recorded In Borno

By Yahaya Wakili, Maiduguri The Borno Specialist Hospital in Maiduguri has said that it had so far recorded 28 severe cases of Vesico Vaginal Fistula...

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SOKAPU Donates Food Items, Clothes, Drugs To Southern Kaduna IDPs Camp

From Abdullahi Suleja, Kaduna It was a sigh of relief as the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU), yesterday donated...

Host Community Urges Halkin Exploration to commence operations in Atala Marginal field.

By Our Correspondent With the new license for exploration given to Halkin Exploration and Production...

It’s clear who’s the one undermining the norms of science

A joint statement was issued Tuesday, July 27, in the name of so-called science officials from the US and its allies, in...

Postgraduate students help vitalize rural areas in SW China’s Guizhou province

Since 2017, Guizhou University in southwest China’s Guizhou province has sent doctoral students and master’s students to help villages of the province...

Boko Haram: Zulum inducts 1,000 hunters to secure farmers

Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday chaired the induction of 1,000 hunters freshly engaged to join...

Music

Several Chelsea players test positive for COVID-19, media reports say

Several Chelsea players have not returned for pre-season training after testing positive for COVID-19, according to reports in British...

Kwara 2019: APC Governorship Aspirant Discloses Winning Formula

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A Governorship Aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kwara state, Alhaji...

Students’ union seeks massive education against drug abuse

Nigerian Coordinator, Pan-African Students’ Union Parliament (ASUP), Mr Henry Nwankwo, has called for massive education campaign on...

Ex Gov Aliyu To Remain In Prison Custody Till May3rd

BY Juliana MAIRIGA, Minna A Minna High Court Judge, Justice Aliyu Mayaki has ordered that former Governor of Niger state,...

Dele Ajayi wins Ondo FA election

Dele Ajayi has been returned elected as the Chairman of the Ondo State Football Association.

Culture

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Chinese Rocket Debris Debacle:

In recent days all over the world and in Abuja, Nigeria, lately, there was so much apprehension over the possible falling of...

Wamakko Donates N1.4m to Islamiya School

By Najem Francis, Sokoto Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko has donated N 1.4 million to the Yushau Abdullahi Nizzamiya Islamiya School, Arkilla Sokoto. A statement signed by...

Jailed Nollywood actress seeks bail, heads for Supreme Court

The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Thursday fixed April 7 to hear a bail application by Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberisima, who was jailed...
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Congestion: no vessel diverted to Eastern port – NPA

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Tuesday said that no vessel had been diverted to the Eastern port 16-days after a joint decision was...

Palliatives: Olurode urges FG to involve researchers in reaching many people

A Sociologist, Prof. Lai Olurode, on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to involve Social Science Researchers (SSR) in the distribution of foods and other...

Nollywood actor, Victor Nwaogu ‘Nkubi’ set to wed

Diminutive Nigerian actor cum On-Air personality, Victor Nwaogu, a.k.a Nkubi says he is set to tie the knot with his girlfriend. Nkubi took to his...

Ekiti LG pledges to promote grassroots sports

The Oye Local Government Council of Ekiti on Tuesday assured youths that sports development programmes would be introduced to discover talented sports men and...

House move to check MDAs over abuse of delegated legislation

By Aaron Ossai The House of Representatives is considering a Bill which seeks to check the abuse of delegated legislation by government Ministries, Departments...

27-year-old man jailed 12 months for cyber crime, $825 theft

A Federal High Court in Osogbo, on Wednesday, sentenced one Akinlade Dare, 27, to 12 months jail term with hard labour for cyber crime...

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FG decries level of water, irrigation projects decay

By Naomi Douglas with agency reports   The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu has decried the level of decay in water and irrigation projects across the country. He said that the Federal Government would, however, ensure the completion of...

Human trafficking: NIS rescues 7 suspected victims in Jigawa

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has rescued seven women in Jigawa, suspected to have been trafficked from different states of the country.

Saraki Donates N10m To 630 Flood Victims

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has made a donation of N10m to 630 victims of flood disaster in Kwara...

Fear of sack grips teachers in Kaduna as COVID-19 spread persists

Fear of job loss has grips private school teachers in Kaduna State as school owners may not cope with payment of salaries due to...

COVID-19: NCDC says Nigeria’s death toll hits 1,083

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) at midnight on Monday said that the death toll for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Nigeria had...

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Communal Clash: KWSG Clamps Down On Two Traditional Rulers

  By Steve Oni, Ilorin. The Kwara state government has restricted the movement of two frontline traditional rulers in the state to their domains for three...

EndSARS: Irate youths vandalise Taraba Radio, loot property

Hundreds of irate youths on Monday defied the 24-hour curfew imposed on Jalingo, invaded and vandalised the State Radio station. The state Commissioner of information...

Bauchi Igbo APC Forum Backs FG on Nation’s Unity

By Sule Aliyu, Bauchi Director, Bauchi State Television (BATV), Ibrahim Idris Shall has observed that agitations for Nigeria’s restructuring and secession are being championed by...

Trader in court for allegedly beating up, injuring neighbour

A 35-year-old man, Gadafi Ibrahim, on Wednesday appeared in a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly beating up and injuring his neighbour.

Court dismisses certificate case against Kwara Gov

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin on Wednesday dismissed the certificate forgery case filed against Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq after the...

Insecurity: North Central Group declares Support for PMB, Service Chiefs

...want sponsors of crises profiled  As views continue to differ on security situation in the country, the Coalition of North Central Civil Society Groups on...
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Music

Atunwa Will Ensure Your Welfare, Gov. Ahmed Assures Kwarans

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The Kwara state Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has assured the people of the state that the Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP) governorship...

Jonathan Foundation advocates media freedom, responsible journalism

The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF) has called on governments in Africa to ensure press freedom in their countries and urged practitioners to...

Sokoto To Construct 250 Solar Boreholes

By Najem Francis Sokoto State Government is to embark on the construction of 250 solar powered water projects across the 23 local government areas...

IsDB Youth Summit calls for Education Curricula Review

By Joseph INOKOTONG  Participants at the maiden Islamic Development Bank Youth Summit held on the sidelines of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Bank in...

Sport News

France locks down as global virus panic spreads

France moved into a near-total lockdown Tuesday over the coronavirus, the latest country to impose draconian restrictions affecting the lives of hundreds of millions...

Labourer gets 12 months imprisonment for stealing bags of clothes, shoes

An Abuja Upper Area Court in Zuba, on Tuesday sentenced a 21-year-old labourer, Okolowa Segun to 12 months imprisonment for stealing bags...

Kwara APC Under Ishola- Balogun Exco Remains Intact – Kwara South Leaders

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Elected leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state have denounced the call for dissolution of their executives by...
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PFA urges Adamawa govt. to embrace contributory pension

Mr Kabir Ahmed, the Executive Director, Business Development and Strategy, Premium Pension Ltd, has urged Adamawa Government to key into contributory pension scheme as...

Kwara Assembly worried by dearth of teachers in rural schools

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Kwara State House of Assembly has directed its Committee on Education and Human Capital Development to investigate alleged non...

World TB Day: NTBLCP sensitises community

The National Tuberculosis and Leprocy Control Programme (NTLCP) held a medical outreach to create awareness about Tuberculosis (TB) in Lugbe community of the...

Kwara APC  Tasks New Commissioners, Advisers

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state has felicitated with the newly inaugurated commissioners and advisers in the state, urging them not to...

TV

Buhari’s letter: Creating a Constitutional crisis where there is none

By: Faeren Kuanum Terrence The wordings of the letter conveying President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to travel to the Uk for medical treatment has sparked a...

Minister Alhassan Only Exercised Right of Freedom – Group

  By Sule Aliyu,   Bauchi A Pro-democracy group, the Northern Initiative for Good Governance (NIGG) has decried criticisms against the Minister of Women Affairs, Senator A’isha...

Greece takes measures to prevent virus outbreak at migrant camps

Greece, on Tuesday, introduced measures seeking to prevent an outbreak of COVID-19 in overcrowded migrant camps on the Aegean islands. ALSO READ:COVID-19: ECOWAS sets up...

Samuel Eto arrives Nigeria for Trophy 5-A-Side

Football fans in Nigeria are in for a big thrill as Samuel Eto’o Fils, one of Africa’s greatest football legends has arrived in Lagos...