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NYSC deploy 2,150 corps members for 2017 orientation course in Niger

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 2,150 Corps member to Niger for the 2017 Batch ‘B’ Orientation course. Mrs Theresa Arokoyo, the NYSC...

Lai Mohammed expresses worry over dissemination of fake news in Nigeria

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has expressed concern over the dissemination of fake news and disinformation in the country. The minister...
NAICOM redeploys its supervision directorate, other directors

NAICOM redeploys its supervision directorate, other directors

The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has announced the redeployment of Mr Olufemi Oba, the Director, Supervision Department of the Commission as the Director of...
NAICOM workers resume after 3-day warning strike

NAICOM workers resume after 3-day warning strike

Workers at the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) resumed duty on Thursday in Abuja after putting off their three-day warning strike to press for...
Insurers urge to embrace measurement and evaluation of communications campaign

Insurers urge to embrace measurement and evaluation of communications campaign

The Insurance Industry in Nigeria is set to embrace a deliberate attempt at measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of its public relations and other...
NAICOM inaugurates committee to drive public building insurance enforcement

NAICOM inaugurates committee to drive public building insurance enforcement

The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) on Tuesday inaugurated a Technical Committee that would drive the enforcement of public building insurance in the country. The committee...

NSE market indicators sustain growth by 0.19%

Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) maintained its positive trend on Friday with the market indicators appreciating further by 0.19 per cent. Our correspondent...
Liverpool handed double injury boost ahead of Saints clash

Liverpool handed double injury boost ahead of Saints clash

Liverpool have been handed a double injury boost as captain, Jordan Henderson declared himself fit and midfielder, Adam Lallana returned to full training ahead...
Dalung urges NASS to allocate more funds to sports

Dalung urges NASS to allocate more funds to sports

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sports on Wednesday called on the National Assembly to allocate more funds to sports in Nigeria. Dalung made the...
Coach Rohr under pressure over Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper

Coach Rohr under pressure over Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper

Some football stakeholders in the country on Wednesday called on Coach Gernot Rohr to resolve the issue of first choice goalkeeper in the Super...
Kompany feels no pressure to win back Man City spot

Kompany feels no pressure to win back Man City spot

Defender Vincent Kompany has missed Manchester City’s last eight Premier League games with a calf injury, but the skipper says he is under no...

2017, Nigerian army and memorable service to nationhood By Nkechi Odoma

The familiar Nigerian jargon, “ember” months signify several things to most Nigerians, especially, those in big or miniature leadership positions in the country. The...
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Nasarawa varsity requires N7bn to establish medical school – VC

Nasarawa varsity requires N7bn to establish medical school – VC

The Nasarawa State University, Keffi requires N7 billion to establish a faculty of medicine, its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mohammed Mainoma, has said. Mainoma made the...
Ezekwesili lauds Lafarge for improving education with literacy competition

Ezekwesili lauds Lafarge for improving education with literacy competition

Dr Oby Ezekwesili, a former Minister of Education, on Friday lauded the Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition aimed at improving education standards in the...
JAMB commences plans for 2018 UTME – Registrar‎

JAMB commences plans for 2018 UTME – Registrar‎

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said Wednesday it had commenced plans for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination(UTME) and Direct Entry due...
Graduates must think out of box, add value – DVC

Graduates must think out of box, add value – DVC

Graduates must think out the box and add value to be employable, Prof. Folasade Ogunsola, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Development Services), University of Lagos, has...
Uninterrupted academic calendar of Unilorin remains sacrosanct - VC

Uninterrupted academic calendar of Unilorin remains sacrosanct – VC

Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin has said that the uninterrupted academic calendar of the institution he described as the hallmark of the...