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Year: 2024

Osun Police parade suspected criminals for various offences

The Osun State Police Command has arrested 18 suspects for various offences in the state. This was made known during a suspect’s parade to showcase successes recorded by the Command headquarters in Osogbo on Friday. The Command’s Public Relations Officer,…

[OPINION] EFCC Vs Yahyah Bello: A Well-Deserved Embarrassment

By Busy Brain For the past two weeks, the action of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been making news and forming opinions in the media. From the Bobrisky money laundering saga to the Cubana Chief Priest case,…

NFF Shortlists Three Candidates for Super Eagles

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reportedly narrowed down its search for the next head coach of the Super Eagles to three candidates: Emmanuel Amunike, Domenec Torrent, and Antonio Conceicao. Solace Chukwu, Site Coordinator at AfrikFoot NG, expressed reservations about…

FCCPC enforces price regulations in Nasarawa markets

The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) intensified its campaign against price irregularities in local markets by conducting a monitoring exercise at Masaka market in Nasarawa State on Friday. This move is part of the commission’s broader efforts to…

Nigeria, Cameroon sign agreement on trans-boundary ecosystems conservation

Nigeria and the Government of the Republic of Cameroon have signed a cooperation framework on trans-boundary ecosystems conservation and sustainable management of forestry and wildlife resources. The agreement was signed by the Minister of Environment, Balarabe Lawal, alongside the Minister…

Human Rights Lawyer Urges Impeachment Proceedings Against Kogi State Governor

Human rights lawyer, Deji Ajare, has called on the Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Umar Yusuf, to initiate impeachment proceedings against the Kogi State Governor, Usman Ododo, over allegations of misconduct and abuse of office. Ajare made…

CSOs Call on EFCC to Apprehend All Naira Abusers

Several civil society organisations have urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to apprehend all naira abusers and avoid the temptation of engaging in any form of selective arrest and prosecution. This call comes in the wake of the…

Technical Glitches Disrupt UTME at Lagos CBT Centre

Candidates scheduled to sit for the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination at Al-Mizyan Schools Computer-Based Centre are currently unable to participate in the exercise owing to technical glitches. Parents and guardians, who spoke over the telephone, noted that the CBT…

Group Calls for End to Yoruba Nation Advocates Collective Efforts to Move Nigeria Forward

The Oduduwa Development Initiative has called for the cessation of the Yoruba Nation agitation, emphasizing the need for collective efforts to move Nigeria forward. Following the recent invasion of the Oyo State Government Secretariat in the Agodi area of Ibadan,…

Government Unveils Citizens’ Delivery Tracker to Evaluate Ministry and Agency Performance

The Presidency has launched a Citizens’ Delivery Tracker, allowing Nigerians to provide feedback on the performance of government ministries, departments, and agencies. This will be based on a comprehensive matrix of 204 deliverables and 888 indicators from 2024 to 2027….