Twitter ban: FG to lift suspension, says Lai Mohammed

The Nigerian Government on Wednesday disclosed that the ban on Twitter’s operation in Nigeria would be lifted “very soon.” Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed disclosed this while assuring that the Nigerian Government was close to resolving issues that led to the ban with Twitter Mohammed spoke while addressing State House Correspondents after the

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APC Dumps Akande-Led Nat’l Reconciliation C’ttee

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/ Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has jettisoned the Chief Bisi Akande National Reconciliation Committee to constitute a new one. The nine-member panel announced yesterday by the Secretary of the CECPC, John Akpanudoedehe, is headed by ex-Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Adamu. The sacked National Working Committee (NWC) led by ex-Edo

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1.6 Million Households, 8 Million People Benefit From Conditional Cash Transfers, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said efforts to reduce poverty in the country continue to grow, with 1.6 million poor and vulnerable households, comprising more than 8 million individuals currently benefiting from the Conditional Cash Transfer program, while N300 billion has been disbursed to farmers. Speaking virtually at the opening ceremony of the

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Thunder strike killed 11 cows in Ijelu-Ekiti

At least 11 cows owned by Fulani have been killed by thunder in Ijelu Ekiti, Ekiti State, Newsflash Nigeria reports. The deafening thunderstorm that accompanied heavy rainfall was recorded in parts of the state in the last couple of days. The incident, which occurred at a farmstead in Ijelu-Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area of the

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What Sen Tofowomo Told Police IG over alleged libellous petition by APC chieftain 

Senator Nicholas Tofowomo, the Lawmaker representing Ondo South at the National Assembly, has written the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Usman Akali, to explain why a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Mr Akin Sowore is allegedly blackmailing him. Starnews Nigeria reports that penultimate week, a chieftain of the APC in Ondo

Twitter reaches out, commits to restoration plan in Nigeria

Embattled microblogging platform, Twitter, has reached out to and assured Nigerians that it has not stopped engaging with the government on ways to resolve its ban in the country.   The ban entered 100 days, yesterday, with the economy loosing as much as N246 billion.   A 58-word chat sent to The Guardian, yesterday, attributed

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Looming strike: Hold FG responsible, ASUU tells parents

Looming strike: Hold FG responsible, ASUU tells parents   At least two zones of the Academic Staff Union of Universities have asked Nigerians to hold the Federal Government responsible if the body of university lecturers embarks on another strike.   The Abuja and Bauchi zones of the union said this on Tuesday while accusing the

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Falcons battle Eagles as Aisha Buhari Cup begins in Lagos

The much-awaited Aisha Buhari Invitational Women Football Tournament will kick off today with hosts, Super Falcons of Nigeria, taking on Mali’s Eagles in the opening match. Also known as Aisha Buhari Cup, the matches of the competition will be played at the newly remodelled Mobolaji Johnson Arena, formerly Onikan Stadium, Lagos. Yesterday, Nigeria and Mali

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Looming strike: Hold FG responsible, ASUU tells parents

Looming strike: Hold FG responsible, ASUU tells parent     At least two zones of the Academic Staff Union of Universities have asked Nigerians to hold the Federal Government responsible if the body of university lecturers embarks on another strike.   The Abuja and Bauchi zones of the union said this on Tuesday while accusing

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