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Former Ghanaian President, Rawlings, dies of COVID-19

Former Ghanaian President, Rawlings, dies of COVID-19

Former President Jerry Rawlings of Ghana has died of coronavirus-related complications at the age of 73, according to multiple reports from Ghanaian media. The development comes less than a month after he buried his mother. Rawlings, who is one...

BREAKING: FG, ASUU meet today to resolve strike

We have been rejecting IPPIS since 2013 – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday said that its members have been rejecting to migrate to the Integrated Personal Payroll Information System (IPPIS) since 2013. Dr Aniekan Brown, Coordinator, ASUU Calabar Zone, disclosed this during a...

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Couple married for 72 years die same day

In what seemed a myth but a reality occurred at Abeokauta, Ogun, as Pa Israel Akojede and his wife, Mama Esther both died few hours apart having lived together in marriage for 72 years. The News Agency of Nigeria...

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Eid-el-Maulud: Buhari preaches love, honesty

President Muhammadu Buhari, has urged all Nigerians to seize the opportunity of this year’s Eid-el-Maulud to reflect on the virtues of the Holy Prophet by showing love and understanding for fellow citizens. He also urged Nigerians to avert second...

Day Kashamu escape NDLEA’s net

Day Kashamu escape NDLEA’s net

By Seun Akioye Assistant Editor, Seun Akioye yesterday kept duty with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Special Weapons And Tactics (SWAT) team at the residence of Buruji Kashamu while awaiting extradition order and reports that it was...

Buruji Kashamu:  A Cat with nine lives bows out

Buruji Kashamu: A Cat with nine lives bows out

By Taiwo Ajala Buruji Kashamu’s invincibility finally came to an end on August 8th 2020, on a life support machine inside the intensive care unit of First Cardiologist Consultants in Obalende Lagos. Kashamu, a politician of no mean repute...

Daniel in the Committee’s Den

Daniel in the Committee’s Den

By Ademola Adeleye Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Professor Daniel Pondei, lived up to his name today. A Daniel who found himself in the den, no, not of roaring lions but a carefully laid...