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Fayemi

I didn’t sell Governor’s Lodge – Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has denied claims that his government has sold off the Ekiti State Governor’s Lodge in Abuja. Governor Fayemi said that his...

NDDC: Cause of Etang’s death yet unknown

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has expressed sadness over the death of its acting Executive Director of Finance and Administration, Chief Ibanga Etang,...

Badeh’s death: Six air force officers to die

A Special Court-Martial sitting in Abuja has sentenced six Nigerian Air Force personnel who were aides to gruesomely murdered late Air Force Chief, Marshal Alex Badeh....

Bayelsa

Bayelsa moves to shore up finance

Generates N1.2bn IGR in March The Bayelsa Government on Saturday said it generated N1.2 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in the month of March 2020, up from...

Power

Tragedy: Man electrocuted weeks before wedding

A middle-aged man identified simply as Chukwudi has reportedly died after he was electrocuted. The incident was said to have occurred at Opobo road of the Ogbor Hills...

NUJ

Media tech: Microsoft to replace journalists with robots

  Microsoft is to replace dozens of contract journalists on its MSN website and use automated systems to select news stories, US and UK media report. The curating...

Work’ll resume soon on Lagos/Ibadan Express Rd, others – FG

  The Federal Government said on Friday that after the lull in activities caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, work would resume soon on over 50 projects spread across...

NARD issues 14-Day strike notice to FG

  The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Saturday said its members would proceed on total and indefinite strike if the Federal Government failed to...

African

Adesina not under any probe – AfDB govs

  The chairperson of the board of governors at the African Development Bank (AfDB), Niale Kaba, says the board has not ordered a fresh investigation of Akinwumi...

N/D: FG rolls new dev plan

The federal government Saturday unfolded what it described as a new vision for the development of the Niger Delta aimed at ensuring a better life for the people. This...