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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

80% of 3,600 Nigerian Women Enter Italy for Prostitution — UN

The United Nations’ International Organization for Migration (IOM) has said that about 3,600 Nigerian women arrived Italy by boat in the first half of...

MAMA Centre Lauds Okonjo-Iweala’s Appointment

MAMA Centre Lauds Okonjo-Iweala’s Appointment       The Mothers And Marginalised Advocacy Centre (MAMA Centre) commends the recent well-deserved appointment of Prof. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the Director...

Nigerians in UK Who Earn Less Than £35,000 Yearly may be Deported

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, is facing calls to rethink the “discriminatory” new earnings threshold of £35,000 for non-European Union migrants including Nigerians and...

Why NCC Directed Big Telcos to Increase Data Tariffs

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has directed the five big telecoms operators in the country to increase their data tariffs from Thursday, December 1, in...
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DG Copyright Commission Caught in Web of Corruption, Abuse of Office

DG Copyright Commission Caught in Web of Corruption, Abuse of Office …Draws 4 months’ salary after Retirement …Holds Executive position in CMO …Violates Public Service Rules and...

Insecurity: ICRC Not Involved in Negotiation Processes with Boko Haram, ISWAP

Insecurity: ICRC Not Involved in Negotiation Processes with Boko Haram, ISWAP …. Neither a party to the conflict ...says access to civilians in conflict a big...
Naira Dollar

Naira Falls To 361 As Dollar Demand Increases

The naira, which has come under pressure in recent days, fell to 361 against the United States dollar at the parallel market on Tuesday,...

NSA Office Arrests Seven for Diverting Explosives to Militants

Five security operatives, a storekeeper and an accomplice have been arrested for alleged diversion of 9,000 kilogrammes of high calibre explosives and over 16,420...

Kerosene Hits All-Time High

its, …As 30m Households Lament ...Nigerians turn to firewood, charcoal, sawdust ...Marketers halt product’s importation Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK), known as kerosene, hit an alltime high price...

Administer, Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Transparently, CISLAC Urges FG

Administer, Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Transparently, CISLAC Urges FG       The presidential task force on COVID-19 must ensure that the distribution and administration of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine...

We’ll complete 700MW hydropower plants soon – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Federal Government is increasingly looking to alternative sources such as...

International Human Rights Day: MAMA Centre Demands Adequate Protection For Marginalised Women, Girls

International Human Rights Day: MAMA Centre Demands Adequate Protection For Marginalised Women, Girls     The Mothers And Marginalised Advocacy Centre (MAMA Centre) commemorates the International Human...

PR Is Key To SDGs’ Goals- Communication Expert 

PR Is Key To SDGs’ Goals- Communication Expert  The 5th Blanquerna-Emerson Global Communication Summit on ‘Advocating United Nation Sustainable Goals through Strategic Diplomacy’ has ended...

N5.6bn pension fraud: EFCC wants suspects’ property confiscated

ECONOMIC and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,  has asked an Oyo State High Court to grant an interim order for the forfeiture of the property...
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Fuel Queues Return to Lagos, NNPC Allays Scarcity Fear

There was fear of a fresh round of fuel scarcity as many filling stations in parts of Lagos and Ogun states did not sell...

‘Removing TCN Boss May Stall $1.66bn Transmission Projects’

‘Removing TCN Boss May Stall $1.66bn Transmission Projects’   The Nigerian Power Consumers Forum (NPCF) has said removing the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of...

FG, States, LGs Share N568.4bn For Oct

The federal, states and local governments in Nigeria will share the sum of N568.413bn as revenue distributable for the month of October 2013. This was...

T-Bills: CBN to Borrow N952bn in Three Months

The Central Bank of Nigeria is planning to borrow the sum of N952.04bn ($3.02bn) with new issues of Treasury Bills from September 15 to...

Mother’s Day 2020: Rightholders Celebrate Women Across Cultures, Demand Targeted Policy Support For Women...

Mother’s Day 2020: Rightholders Celebrate Women Across Cultures, Demand Targeted Policy Support For Women Empowerment   We the undersigned group of Rights-holders of Ngwo community, Enugu...

OPS Blasts FG Over Threat Of Banking Licence Revocation

… As Senate summons Ngige over Threat Nigerians have been re­acting to the recent Federal Government threat to revoke the operating licenses of banks and telecommunica­tion...