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Strike: Court Dismisses Nigerian Students’ Suit Ag

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Justice Polycarp Hamman of the National Industrial Court has struck out a suit filed by the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) seeking to compel the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and the Federal Government to call off the ongoing strike action. The suit was dismissed a ...

Wikimedia Usergroup Inaugurates Anambra Network, Leadership

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
It was a gathering of intellectuals and passionate individuals, as the Anambra Network of the Wikimedia Usergroup Nigeria was launched in in the state. The event which held over the weekend at the Nigerian Book Foundation in Awka, Anambra State capital, attracted some top officials of Wikimedia U ...

Nigerian Retired Military Officers Storm Defence Headquarters Over Unpaid Allowa

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Some aggrieved retired military officers under the aegis of the Retired Members of Nigerian Armed Forces (RMNAF) and the Coalition of Concerned Veterans (CCV), on Monday, blocked the Headquarters of the Ministry of Defence, Abuja over non-payment of their Security Debarment Allowance, among others. ...

ASUU: Federal Government Withdraws Order Issued To VCs On Reopening Varsities

Monday, September 26, 2022
The National Universities Commission has withdrew its circular which ordered vice-chancellors, pro-chancellors and governing councils to re-open federal universities across the country. This is coming barely few hours the Commission had issued a circular tagged NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/135 which was add ...

Osun 2022: Tribunal Adjourns Governor Oyetola’s Suit Till October 4

Monday, September 26, 2022
The Osun Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo has adjourned the pre-hearing of a petition filed by Governor Gboyega Oyetola against the declaration of Ademola Adeleke as the Governor-elect till October 4. Justice Tertsea Kume, the Chairman of the tribunal, fixed the date during the commen ...

With UN Support, IDPs In Northeast Nigeria Learn New Skills To Change Their Live

Monday, September 26, 2022
Internally displaced persons camps in various parts of Maiduguri, Borno State, northeast Nigeria, bubbled with livelihood activities just before they shut down in August 2022 ndash; as the men and women perfected new skills that would help them to feed their families when they returned to their hom ...

President Buhari Returns To Abuja After Seven Days In New York

Monday, September 26, 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to the nation 39;s capital, Abuja, following his seven days participation in the 77th session of the high-level meetings of the UN General Assembly in New York, United States. The president had departed the country on Sunday,18th of September for the State ...

Lagos Taskforce Seizes 150 Commercial Motorcycles, Arrests 10 For Violating Ban

Monday, September 26, 2022
At least, 150 commercial motorcycles have been impounded by the Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit over violation of the state traffic laws. The operatives of the taskforce also apprehended and prosecuted 10 persons, including motorcyclists and passengers, for plying ...

Pentecostal Fellowship Of Nigeria Distances Self From Northern Bishops Who Met W

Sunday, September 25, 2022
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has distanced itself from the meeting held between the standard-bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and some Northern Bishops. It would be recalled that the APC presidential candidate had met with the Pentecostal Bishops Forum of ...

FMC Abuja decries rate of doctors' resignation, wants more equipment

Sunday, September 25, 2022
The Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Abuja has decried the rate at which the resident doctors were leaving the service, stressing that it had adverse effect on the generality of healthcare delivery in the country. The Chairman, Board of Management of the hospital, Dr Alex Ideh, made the disclosure wh ...
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