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Corp Members to enjoy new minimum wage- Minister

Olusola Elijah The Minister of Youths and Sports development, Sunday Dare, has hinted that the corps members will also benefit from the implementation of the new minimum wage. The minister gave this hint on Wednesday October 23rd, 2019 through his official Twitter handle. He said the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim will provide…
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Nicki minaj confirms marriage to Kenneth Petty

John Beloved American Rapper, Nicki Minaj has officially announced her marriage to Kenneth Petty, her boyfriend. The award-winning singer took to her Instagram page on Tuesday to break news of their union to her million fans She shared a clip showing hats which read…
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Army arrests two Boko Haram commanders, 14 others

Olusola Elijah The Nigerian Army has arrested 16 Boko Haram terrorists, including two top commanders of the sect during a sting operation. Aminu Iliyasu, the Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, said in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja that the terrorists were arrested at Pulka in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno. Mr Iliyasu, a colonel, said the arrest was made in collaboration…
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Naira Marley appears in court today

John Beloved A federal high court in Lagos has adjourned the trial of Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, till Wednesday. The adjournment follows a petition by Olalekan Ojo, his lawyer, requesting the court to allow the Economic and Financial Crimes…
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Nigerians react to arrest of Instagram celebrity by EFCC

John Beloved The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed the arrest of Ismaila Mustapha, an Instagram celebrity better known as Mompha. EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren confirmed to his arrested on Tuesday afternoon. Mompha was apprehended by…
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Lawan denies shutting out journalists from budget defence sessions

Olusola Elijah President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan, on Monday stated it was share misrepresentation of fact to say that journalists were not allowed to cover the budget defence sessions going on at the National Assembly. Mr Lawan, in a statement by his spokesperson, Ola Awoniyi, was reacting to reports published in some dailies recently that the media were shut out of the coverage of the…
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Kogi: Impeached Deputy Governor vacates official residence, seeks Buhari's intervention

Olusola Elijah The impeached Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Simon Achuba, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the political crisis currently rocking the state to prevent breakdown of law and order. Mr Achuba made the call at a press conference in Lokoja on Sunday, shortly after packing out of his official residence. He said that the president’s elderly intervention…
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