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US Election: World Leaders Congratulate Biden

World leaders have started congratulating US President-elect, Joe Biden and his deputy, Harris Kamala. In a separate tweets, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron all...

Atiku Could Be Our 2023 Presidential Candidate – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the party could push former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as their presidential election in 2023. The PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, made this known while answering...

Ex-Trump campaign chief, Paul Manafort jailed for fraud

US President Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort has been given a 47-month jail sentence for fraud. He was convicted last year of hiding millions of dollars of income earned by his political consulting in Ukraine. The charges stem...

President Macky Sall wins second term of Senegal Election

Senegal's President Macky Sall has won a second term, of five years, following Sunday's election. He took 58% of the vote in the poll in which he faced four challengers, but was accused of preventing some of his main...

ECOWAS observers urge candidates to accept results in good faith

The Economic Community of West African States Election Observation Mission has called on Nigerians who contested the presidential and National Assembly elections to accept the results in good faith. The mission gave the advice in its preliminary report signed...

Buhari’s speech above party sentiments, says Human rights lawyer

Dr Kayode Ajulo, a Human Rights lawyer, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s broadcast on the eve of 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections, was above party sentiments and personal biases. Ajulo, in a statement on Friday in Ilorin...

No VP Acted In Presidential Capacity More Than Atiku Obasanjo Says

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said no Nigerian vice president acted in the stead of his principal as much as former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar. Obasanjo, who was the guest speaker at the Island Club Quarterly Business Lecture, which held...
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UNILAG, Uni Abuja, 10 Others Selected As TETFund’s Centres Of Excellence

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has chosen the University of Lagos, the University of Abuja and ten other Nigerian universities as...

UNILAG 2020/2021 Post-UTME Examination Postponed Indefinitely

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has postponed its Post-UTME screening until further notice. This announcement was made in a...

Ekiti Deputy Governor Decorates Newly Promoted Police Aides With New Ranks

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, decorated promoted ten Nigerian Police Force officers in his security team with their new ranks...

NHIS Now Enjoys Peace, Harmony – Dr. Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has noted that peace and harmony have returned to the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS.