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UPDATE: UNILAG Appoints Prof Soyombo as Acting VC
UPDATE: UNILAG Appoints Prof Soyombo as ...

UPDATE: UNILAG Appoints Prof Soyombo as Acting VC

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) Governing Council has appointed Professor Theophilus Soyombo as the Vice Chancellor (VC) in acting capacity. This development was announced by Registrar/Secretary to the Council, Oladejo Azeez who said the appointment was made at a meeting in Abuja on... read more »

FCTA to Partner Niger State Government on Suleja Smart City Project
FCTA to Partner Niger State Government o...

FCTA to Partner Niger State Government on Suleja Smart City Project

The minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has offered the support of the FCTA for the Niger State Government’s Smart city project at bother town, Suleja. This was disclosed in a statement by Anthony Ogunleye, Chief Press Secretary of the Federal Capital... read more »

Air Peace Reconsiders, Recalls Sacked Pilots as FG intervenes
Air Peace Reconsiders, Recalls Sacked Pi...

Air Peace Reconsiders, Recalls Sacked Pilots as FG intervenes

The management of Air Peace Airlines has reconsidered its earlier decision to sack about 70 pilots following the intervention of the Federal. The recall of some of the sacked pilots was agreed upon after a meeting convened by Sentaor Hadi SIrika, minister of aviation, between the airline’s... read more »

Edo Governorship Election a Matter of Life and Death for Oshiomhole- Wike
Edo Governorship Election a Matter of Li...

Edo Governorship Election a Matter of Life and Death for Oshiomhole- Wike

Governor Nyeson Wike, Chairman of the National Campaign Council of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has said Adams Oshiomhole takes the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State as a do-or-die affair. The governor made the remark at a press briefing in Rivers State capital, Port... read more »

Ondo Deputy Governor Resigns His Membership of PDP
Ondo Deputy Governor Resigns His Members...

Ondo Deputy Governor Resigns His Membership of PDP

Agboola Ajayi, Deputy Governor of Ondo State has announced his resignation from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). He announced his resignation late hours on Sunday few weeks after he failed to clinch the party’s ticket during the PDP primary election. He lost to Eyitayo Jedege. The deputy... read more »

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NDDC Issues Senator Two weeks Ultimatum to Refund N2.5bn for Failed Contracts

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Oshiomhole Attributes Losing APC Chairmanship to Brawl With Bigwigs, Fires Shots at Obaseki

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