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BREAKING: Messi wins 2019 FIFA Best player award

– Rapinoe wins women award – Klopp gets best coach of the year Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has been named 2019 The Best FIFA Men’s Player The Argentine beat Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo to scoop the prize. Messi sealed the victory after leading Barcelona to yet another La Liga title last campaign, his 10th since breaking ... Read More »

We Will Make Transparency Our Watchword In Oyo – Gov Makinde

…says Oyo is open for business that’ll bring development Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has pledged that his administration’s watchword will remain openness and transparency throughout his tenure. Governor Makinde, who stated this while receiving a delegation of the First City Monument Bank (FCMB) led by Mrs. Bukola Smith, who paid him a courtesy call in his office at ... Read More »

Photo news: Mohammed, Malami, Emefiele, IGP Adamu, Magu in London on P&ID issue

  Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed being interviewed by Reuters TV in London Monday. The Minister is in London as part of FG’s delegation currently visiting the UK to engage with the international media and other stakeholders over the P&ID issue. The post Photo news: Mohammed, Malami, Emefiele, IGP Adamu, Magu in London on P&ID issue appeared first ... Read More »

Zulum launches Borno jobs portal for 2 million applicants

  Governor Babagana  Umara Zulum on Monday launched “Borno Jobs portal” with capacity to accommodate profiles of two million jobs’ seekers from across the 27 local government areas of the state. Created by newly established ministry of science, technology and innovation under its commissioner, Dr Babagana Mustapha, the portal aims to generate a database that will contain educational and professional ... Read More »

Breaking: Fraudsters create two fake twitter handles for DSS

Two twitter handles- DSS 255 and DSS_NG_ – currently in circulation and purportedly belonging to the Department of State Services (DSS) are creations of subversive element subversive elements to spread fake news and falsehood. Giving this disclosure on Monday was Peter AFUNANYA, Ph.D Public Relations Officer, Department of State Services, National Headquarters, Abuja. Afunanya in a press statement made available to The State ... Read More »

Breaking: NITDA commences investigation into breach of privacy rights of Nigerians by the Truecaller

  The National Information Technology Agency (NITDA) said it has commenced investigation into potential breach of privacy rights of Nigerians by the Truecaller service following complaints. NITDA stated this in a press statement issued in Abuja on Monday. According to NITDA, “The attention of the National Information Technology Agency (NITDA) has been drawn to the potential breach of privacy rights ... Read More »

Dangote Empowers 106,000 Women with N1.1 billion in Four States

This initiative is in continuation of its micro-grant programme aimed at poverty amelioration through economic empowerment of women   Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) (www.Dangote.com/foundation/) has reiterated its readiness to empower additional 106,000 women across four states in Northern Nigeria, with a sum of N1.1 billion before the end of 2019. This initiative is in continuation of its micro-grant programme aimed at poverty ... Read More »

Advertising Week Africa announces shift to 2020

  *Tunji Adeyinka, Republicom Group Managing Director and Chair of the AWAfrica Advisory Council* Advertising Week Africa will now take place in the first half of 2020, with a new date to be confirmed Advertising Week (www.AdvertisingWeek.com) – the world’s largest annual gathering of advertising, creative, entertainment, marketing, media and technology industry leaders – has shifted its maiden Africa edition ... Read More »

Senior Naval Officer Murdered In Kaduna Military Cantonment

Decomposing body of a Senior Officer in the Nigerian Navy and Commandant of Command Secondary School of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC), Jaji, has been found in a well in a village close to the Jaji military cantonment, Kaduna State, The Nation reports. The Officer identified as Commander Oluwayemisi Ogundana with service number NN/ 2367, was declared ... Read More »

SERAP tackles Malami on charges against Sowore

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Mr Abukabar Malami, SAN, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, urging him to use his position “to without delay enter a nolle prosequi and discontinue the prosecution of the Convener of ‘RevolutionNow’ protest and publisher of Sahara Reporters, Mr Omoyele Sowore, and Olawale Bakare, also ... Read More »