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Protest: FG is Willing to Engage, Dialogue — Traditional Rulers

The National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN), on Thursday, called for dialogue between the Federal Government and youths planning to embark on protest. Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife and Co-Chairman of the Council, made the call while addressing State House correspondents, after a meeting with President Bola Tinubu. He said that the Federal Executive Council briefed the traditional...

Edo Guber Poll: INEC Raises Security Concerns

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has raised security concern over the upcoming governorship election in Edo . Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the chairman of the commission, said this in Abuja on Thursday when he appeared before the joint Senate and House of Representatives Committee on Electoral Matters. His appearance was in preparation for the upcoming off circle governorship elections in Edo...

“We Believe in Democracy, Freedom” — Tinubu

    President Bola Tinubu on Thursday in Abuja emphasised the importance of sustaining democracy, its norms and institutions. The president spoke at the Presidential Villa when he received a Letter of Credence from the newly appointed United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Richard Mills Jr.  He said that protests were an integral part of democracy, but that no government would condone demonstrations...

President Tinubu Pledges Support for Nigeria Police Green Initiative

President Bola Tinubu has pledged to support the Nigeria Police Green Initiative to boost the operational efficiency and capacity of the force to fight crimes and maintain law and order. Tinubu, represented by Vice President Kashim Shettima, made the pledge on Thursday in Abuja, at the inauguration of the Nigeria Police Green Initiative. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that...

Rivers: NEMA Cautions on Impending Flash Flood

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has cautioned residents of Rivers on impending flash flood in 13 local government areas of the state. The South-South Zonal Coordinator, Babatunde Adebiyi, raised the alarm in Port Harcourt on Thursday at a public awareness campaign on proper waste management and flood preparedness. Adebiyi listed the high-risk areas as: Abua/Odual, Ahoada East, Ahoada West, Akuku...

Nigeria’s Budget One of Lowest Globally — Presidential Aide

    Special Adviser to the President on Economic Matters, Office of the Vice President, Dr Tope Fasua, says the country’s annual budget is one of the lowest when compared the other countries. Fasua said this on Thursday in Abuja, at the public presentation of a book with title ‘Budget as a Policy Instrument for Public Financial Management’. Comparing the country’s budget with...

MTN, Apple Music Unveil Flexa Bundle to Simplify Music Subscriptions

MTN Nigeria, a leading telecommunications provider, in collaboration with premier music streaming service, Apple Music, has announced the launch of its Flexa Bundle, aimed at delivering seamless subscription service to Apple Music users in Nigeria. MTN customers can easily subscribe or renew their subscription with their airtime, to access Apple Music’s extensive catalogue of over 100 million local and international...

IOM Assures Continuation of Road Map for Implementing Migration Plan

Mr Laurent De Boeck, Chief of IOM Mission in Nigeria The UN International Organisation for Migration (IOM) says it is committed to continuing the road map for effective implementation of humanitarian assessment plan on migration in Nigeria. Mr Laurent De Boeck, IOM Chief of Mission in Nigeria, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday...

Planned Protest Has Potential of Degenerating into Anarchy, Reign of Terror — Military

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ), says the planned nationwide protest has the potential of degenerating into anarchy, and reign of terror based on the situational analysis by the military high command. The Director, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. Edward Buba, said this while briefing newsmen on the operations of the armed forces on Thursday in Abuja. Buba said the military had thoroughly examined...

ITU Ranks Nigeria High in Digital Transformation Readiness

  A new report of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has ranked Nigeria very high at 71 per cent, in comparative legal, policy and governance frameworks towards G5 - advanced state of readiness for digital transformation known as G5 with Germany, Finland and Singapore leading the global chart. This was disclosed in a statement signed and released on Wednesday by Reuben...

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Biden Pulls Out of US Presidential Race

President Joe Biden has stepped down from US presidential race. Biden disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, stating that his decision to quit the...

Increasing Budgetary Allocation of Housing Ministry will Reduce Housing Deficit — Reps

  The Chairman of House of Representatives Committee on Housing and Habitat, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin, said increasing the budgetary allocation of the Federal Ministry of...

FG Calls on Nigerians to Apply for ECOWAS Cybersecurity Hackathon

The Federal Government of Nigeria is calling on all Nigerian youths and IT enthusiasts to join the Capture the Flag (CTF) competition by registering...
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