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June 12: My Most Challenging Task – Humphrey Nwosu


Former Chairman of defunct National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof Humphrey Nwosu, has said his most challenging task, conducting the June 12, 1993 presidential election was his inability to announce the result.

APC Deflates EU Election Report, Says Is Was 'Dodgy'


The All Progressives Congress, APC has punctured the 2019 General Election Report presented to Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, describing it as inconclusive and dodgy.

Breaking: Supreme Court To Give Judgment On Adeleke's Appeal Tomorrow


The Supreme Court will tomorrow, Monday deliver judgment in the appeal filed by Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenging the declaration of Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as governor of Osun State.

Citizens Health Education And Development Initiative To Equip Six FCT Hospitals


The Citizens Health Education and Development Initiative (CHEDI) says it will use money pooled from the salaries of World Bank staff to buy hospital equipment for six health centres in Abuja and Nasarawa and train urban poor women to earn incomes.

WHO To Address Mental Health Disorder In Nigeria


The World Health Organisation (WHO) has disclosed that it would this year be addressing emergencies and mental health disorders in Nigeria and other countries affected with the illness.

June 5th: Nigerians Commemorate World Environment Day


According to the United Nations, June 5th is celebrated as the World Environment Day. Today, Nigerians join the rest of the world in the celebration of the 2019 World Environment Day (WED) themed, ‘Beat Air Pollution’ - a call to action to end pollution of the environment.

Ondo community signs pact with IPP

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Respite may be becoming the way of residents of Aboto community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State as it has sealed an agreement with R.R. Reynolds, an Independent Power Provider, on billing terms and prompt payment. The pact was sealed during a town hall meeting in Aboto on Thursday.

Blacklist Firms Importing Palm Oil, Buhari Orders CBN

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As part of efforts to ensure the growth of small and medium scale enterprises in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to blacklist any firm, its owner and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the restricted 43 items into the country. The directive was disclosed by the apex bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele on Friday in Abuja during a meeting with oil palm producers.

100m Nigerians out of poverty soon - Buhari

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President Buhari on Wednesday while presenting a speech during the nation's maiden democracy day noted that his administration was perfecting plans to take over one hundred (100) million Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years. He noted that his administration would ensure rapid and positive growth in the economy to move Nigeria away from poverty.

How We'll Win AFCON 2019 - Rohr


Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has disclosed the reason why his side will win a fourth Africa Cup of Nations title in Egypt. Rohr while speaking in a video interview on the official Twitter handle of the Super Eagles said the team he succeeded in assembling has a mixture of youthfulness and experience stressing that its major strength was in solidarity.

Pogba Wants 'New Challenge', Set To Dump Manchester United

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Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba says he is desirous of a new challenge elsewhere, having spent an eventful three seasons at Old Trafford. The France international made this known on Saturday while speaking to reporters at a commercial event in Tokyo.

Tyson Fury Knocks Out Schwarz, Says He'll Hunt Down Deontay Wilder


Tyson Fury on Sunday morning returned to winning ways in spectacular fashion as he put on a punch-perfect display to stop Tom Schwarz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in the second round.

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CAN Kicks Over Kaduna Religious Bill


The Kaduna state chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says it has perfected plans to challenge the legality of the recent religious bill passed by the former State House of Assembly.

Amazon Rated The Most Valuable Brand In The World


Amazon is now the world's most valuable corporate brand, surpassing Apple and Google for the first time. In 2018, the total value of Amazon's brand surged 52%, this jump was enough to end Apple's and Google's dozen years in which they traded places as the most valuable brand.

Nigerian singer, Aramide Sarumoh popularly known as Aramide has been confirmed among music personalities to be inducted into the Washington DC Chapter of the Recording Academy Governing Board of the Grammys. The Afro-soul singer took her twitter handle @AramideMusic to announce her latest achievement.

Botswana's High Court Approves Homosexuality

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Following his speech in December 2018, President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana tends to have given a nod for same-sex relations, opining that LGBT citizens deserve to have their rights protected. Not surprised with the comment, Botswana decriminalized homosexuality on Tuesday, with the High Court overturning a colonial-era law that punished gay sex by up to seven years in prison.