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Malami reiterates commitment to quality education in Kebbi

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has reiterated his commitment to complementing the efforts of Federal and State Governments in providing higher quality education in Kebbi. Malami made this known during a prize- giving day of Rayhaan Model Academy Birnin Kebbi, on Saturday. He described the establishment of Rayhaan […]

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Buhari pledges support for Nigeria’s hosting of international cultural events

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged full support for three major international events scheduled to hold in Nigeria in October and November.   According to him, these events are opportunities to showcase the nation’s rich heritage in culture, arts, tourism and entertainment as well as advancements in media freedom.   Nigeria will be hosting the 2022 […]

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No recruitment scandal In ECOWAS Parliament, says member

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament has debunked the allegation by some Nigerian lawmakers on recruitment irregularities at the institution. Sen. Edwin Snowe, Leader of the Liberian Delegation at the Parliament, refuted the allegation, while speaking with the Parliamentary correspondents on Sunday in Abuja. Snowe was reacting to the outrage that erupted […]

Athletic

2022 CWG: Team Nigeria wins more medals

It was Day 9 at the ongoing Commonwealth Games and athletes have continued to churn out more medals for Nigeria as the event entered its final stages. Wrestling dominated the bulk of the medals on Saturday as Para table tennis, Para athletics and athletes in other sports continued to make the  the country proud. Wrestler […]

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Kebbi Govt renovates 140 PHCs – Bagudu

The Kebbi State Government says it has renovated 140 Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs) while work on 36 others was currently in progress. Gov. Atiku Bagudu disclosed this while receiving Chigari Foundation and other NGOs on a courtesy visit at Government House in Birnin Kebbi, the state capital. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]

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ADC poised to deliver Nigeria – BoT

The Action Democratic Congress (ADC) has said that Nigeria is better off with a political party that has answers to its current challenges, adding that it is poised to deliver the country. The party said this in a communiqué issued at the end of its Board of Trustee (BoT), National Working Committee (NWC) and eminent […]

Athletic

Amusan Makes Commonwealth Games History, Wins 100m Hurdles Gold

Tobiloba Ayomide Amusan has made history as the first Nigerian track and field athlete and the second in history to successfully defend a Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles title. The petite, 25 year old also set a new 12.30 seconds Games Record on the way to winning the event’s gold. Amusan, the reigning World champion and […]

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Nigeria’s Relay Teams Add Gold, Bronze To Medals Tally

The Women’s and Men’s 4x100m Relay Teams of Nigeria clinched Gold and Bronze respectively, on day 10 of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, at the Alexander Stadium on Sunday. The Women’s team had the luxury of drafting Tobi Amusan into their squad, less than two hours after she had broken the Commonwealth Games 100m Hurdles […]

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Commonwealth Games: President Buhari Celebrates Team Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday celebrated the athletes that represented Nigeria gloriously in the Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022. The President joined millions of other sports-loving Nigerians to watch some of the colourful and spectacular moments in the 11-day competition, which had no fewer than 5,000 athletes representing 72 nations and territories, competing in 280 medal […]

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Hajj Commission Concludes Operations For Pilgrims

The National Hajj commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has announced that it has come to the end of the 2022 hajj operations by conveying the remaining Muslims pilgrims from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabian to Nigeria on the 7th of August 2022. This was contained in a statement issued by NAHCON’s Assistant Director, Public Affairs Hajiya Fatima […]