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PRESIDENT TINUBU SETS UP PANEL TO PROBE SOCIAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMS.

President Bola Tinubu has set up a special panel on social investment programs. His spokesman Ajuri Ngelale revealed that the move was a sequel to President Tinubu’s suspension of the four programsunder the National Social Investment Programmes Agency NSIPA for six weeks asthe panel will be led by the Coordinating Minister of the Economy and Minister of Finance Wale Edun. The Special Presidential Panel is tasked with immediately undertaking a […]

todayJanuary 15, 2024 2

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TRIBUNAL SACKS LABOUR PARTYLAWMAKERS IN ABIA STATE.

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia Abia State hassacked the member representing Arochukwu/Ohafia Federal Constituency Ibe Okwara of the Labor Party, declaring the All Progressives Congress’s Dan Okeke, the winner of February 25, 2023, National Assembly election in the constituency. An unsatisfied Okeke had approached the court to seek the nullification of Ibe’s election alleging that the LP candidate’s win did not comply with the provisions of […]

todaySeptember 12, 2023

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TIMAYA SHINES IN FIERY NEW SINGLE ‘TOMATO’.

Nigerian music luminary, Timaya, bursts onto the scene once more with a brilliant display of creativity, unveiling his captivating new single, "Tomato," under his esteemed Dem Mama Records. Revered for his adept storytelling and musical finesse, Timaya's latest offering is poised to make resonating waves. "Tomato" exudes an irresistible allure, beckoning listeners to surrender to the rhythm and embrace unfettered merriment on the dance floor. This magnetic quality is skillfully […]

todayAugust 31, 2023 48

Music Gist

BURNA BOY TEASES 7TH ALBUM WITH NEW SINGLE ‘BIG 7’

The scope of Burna Boy's accomplishments is unfathomably large. He has not only lived up to but well above all expectations as an Afrobeats (Afro-fusion) performer, helping to enhance the genre's praise and recognition on a global scale. Burna Boy has adopted the position of a true pop star, fulfilling the ideal that most musicians strive for by moving from performing in arenas to ruling stadiums. In fact, it appears […]

todayJuly 28, 2023 8

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INEC RELEASES FINAL LIST OF CANDIDATES FOR BAYELSA, IMO, AND KOGI ELECTIONS.

The Independent National Electoral Commissioner INEC has released the final list of candidates for the November 11 governorship election in Imo, Kogi, and Bayelsa States. The National Commissioner and Chairman of the Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC, Festus Okoye, said the approval of the list followed a meeting held by the Commission yesterday in Abuja. Okoye added that the list has been uploaded to the Commission’s website and […]

todayJune 7, 2023 36

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RELIGIOUS LEADERS BACK EFFORTS TO END SIT-AT-HOME IN ENUGU STATE.

The Catholic Bishop of Nsukka Diocese, Most Rev. Godfrey Onah, the Anglican Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiastical Province, Most Rev. Emmanuel Chukwuma, and the Enugu State Association of Presidents-General of Town Unions, have backed the efforts of the Government of Enugu State to end sit-at-home in the state starting from today saying it is long overdue.   They equally expressed total support for the governor, Peter Mbah’s call for the release […]

todayJune 5, 2023 36

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO SET UP COMMITTEE TO REVIEW MINIMUM WAGE.

The Federal Government says it would consider the list of demands from the Trade Union Congress TUC which includes minimum wage and the practicability of the demands. Speaking to State House correspondents after a meeting yesterday between the Federal Government and the TUC which lasted for about three hours, the spokesperson for the Federal government, Dele Alake, said among things the government was considering is tax holidays for workers. Alake […]

todayJune 5, 2023 34

Foreign

The International Monetary Fund has Openly Criticized the United Kingdom Government Tax Plans.

The International Monetary Fund IMF has openly criticized the United Kingdom UK government over its plan for tax cuts, warning that the measures are likely to fuel the cost-of-living crisis. In an exceptional outspoken statement, the IMF said the proposal would be likely to increase inequality and add to pressures pushing up prices. Markets have already raised alarm over the plans, sending the pound plunging. The government says the measures […]

todaySeptember 28, 2022 26

Politics

Peter Obi Outlines Areas Nigeria Must Tackle For A Greater Economy.

The Presidential Candidate of Labour Party LP, Peter Obi, says Nigeria must invest in intangible assets such as education and power for a greater economy. Obi, who stated this yesterday at the opening ceremony of the 2022 Nigerian Bar Association’s Annual General Conference in Lagos tagged Bold Transitions, to run till the 26 of August, added that the election next year will not be about tribe, religion, connection, or entitlements but […]

todayAugust 23, 2022 37

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