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    Akinlade returns to APC after failed governorship bid
    The governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in the Ogun State governorship election Abiodun Akinlade has announced his return to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Akinlade’s return to the APC comes barely days after...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 400
    Police arrests Reps member and Quilox owner, Shina Peller
    Peller had organised a 36-hour party at his club, Quilox.  Peller, who is representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency, Oyo State, was allegedly arrested while trying to take the bail of some clubbers. A statement...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 367
    Jigawa NSCDC deployed 1000 personnel for Christmas festivities
    This was contained in a press statement signed by the Command Spokesman SC Adamu Shehu and sent to DAILY POST. He explained that, State Commandant, Alh. Garba Muhammad, ordered the immediate deployment of officers and men from various...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 398
    BREAKING: Prophet Alfa remanded in prison over Ondo missing child
    Prophet Alfa who was dragged before an Akure Magistrate Court on Monday by the Department of State Security, DSS, was accused of allegedly being involved in the mysterious disappearance of a one-year-old boy, Gold Kolawole from his church. The...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 398
    Russia hit by wave of bomb threats related to bitcoin fraud
    Dozens of courts, kindergartens and malls in Russia’s largest cities were evacuated on Monday over anonymous bomb threats that appear to be related to the collapse of a cryptocurrency exchange in 2017, news agencies reported. Since November,...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 380
    Boko Haram: Governor Buni commends Military for repelling Attack in Yobe
    The governor said, the current situation also calls for prayers, assuring the people that plans are underway to change the narrative and therefore called for the people to remain confident and go about their normal activities. While applauding...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 442
    FUOYE Killings: NANS lifts ‘Persona Non-Grata’ order placed on Fayemi, this Wife
    The students’ body also lifted the person non grata order placed on Governor Kayode Fayemi and his wife across all the tertiary institutions in the country, describing the role the duo played in ensuring proper burial for the departed students,...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 390
    JAMB releases date for 2020 UTME
    Ishaq Oloyede, the JAMB registrar, disclosed that UTME for 2020 will be between March 14 and April 4 He said this at a stakeholders’ meeting on Monday in Abuja, The Cable reports. According to him, “The UTME for 2020 will be between March 14...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 396
    Court reverses judgement disqualifying Bayelsa deputy governor-elect
    An appeal court in Abuja has reversed the judgment of a Federal Hight Court disqualifying Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo as the deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Bayelsa State governorship...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 391
    Beijing attacks US for 'weaponisation' of outer space
    Beijing warned Monday that the US was turning the cosmos into a “battlefield”, after Washington announced a new military arm called the Space Force. Following concerns that China and Russia are challenging its position in space, US President...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 380
    10 Most Googled Health Questions In 2019
    Everyone has something bothering them and most often, we turn to google for help. Questions asked by people do not necessarily suggest the kind of person they are, rather, it is more about what piques their interest. Nevertheless,...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 376
    Jailed king of Mandela's ethnic clan granted parole
    The jailed king of Nelson Mandela’s ethnic group was released on parole on Monday alongside more than 14,600 other prisoners granted “special remission of sentence” by President Cyril Ramaphosa, the justice ministry said. Buyelekhaya...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 412
    Jailed king of Mandela's ethnic clan granted parole
    The jailed king of Nelson Mandela’s ethnic group was released on parole on Monday alongside more than 14,600 other prisoners granted “special remission of sentence” by President Cyril Ramaphosa, the justice ministry said. Buyelekhaya...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 355
    China slams Pompeo criticism of Syria aid veto
    China Monday hit back at the US for criticising its blocking of a UN Security Council resolution over civilian aid, accusing Washington of “politicising humanitarian issues.” On Saturday US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described as...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 397
    Road crash claims two lives in Plateau
    Road crash along Vom-Ganawuri-Manchok road in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau has killed two persons and injured one. Mr Andrew Bala, the Public Education Officer of Plateau Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), confirmed...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 386
    Auto crash kills two, injures one in Plateau
    The Public Education Officer of Plateau Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Andrew Bala, who confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday said the accident involved two tankers conveying diesel, on Sunday...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 395
    Ondo missing child: DSS arraigns Prophet Alfa in court
    Prophet Alfa was brought into the Oke-Eda court premises by operatives of the DSS at exactly on Monday morning in a white Hiace Toyota bus with number plate AKR – 54-AM. Recall that on November 10, 2019, Gold was declared missing after the...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 370
    Yes, there ‘cabals’ advising Buhari – Presidency
    It, however, pointed out that having some people around the President did not start with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Presidency explained that elsewhere, such people are known as ‘kitchen cabinet’, describing ‘cabal’...
    By candynews December 23, 2019 373
    Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack on Yobe village
    Nigerian troops fought back Boko Haram insurgents at Gonar Bukar settlement on Gashua Road on the outskirts of Damaturu, the Yobe capital late on Sunday. The spokesman of the army’s Operation Lafiya Dole, Capt. Njoka Irabor, who confirmed...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 433
    Former Nigerian head of state to lead Ganduje-Sanusi reconciliation move
    The former head of state General Abdulsalam Abubakar is leading a new reconciliation committee that is looking to end the rift between Kano State governor Umar Ganduje and the Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II. The committee also has the...
    By Ola December 23, 2019 387
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