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Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

FEC approves four new private universities

FEC approves four new private universities NEWS DIGEST - The Federal Executive Council has approved the establishment of four new private universities in Nigeria. The Minister of Education,...

Vote PDP for youth-friendly governance, Olanrewaju Oba tells Kwarans

Vote PDP for youth-friendly governance, Olanrewaju Oba tells Kwarans The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for the Ilorin west/North constituency in the Kwara State House...

Fake News may incite third World War, says Soyinka

Fake News may incite third World War, says Soyinka NEWS DIGEST--Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says fake news has become a threat to mankind, adding...

Lagos Media Marathon Organising Committee solicits government’s support

NEWS DIGEST - Members of the Organising Committee for the Lagos Media Marathon scheduled for May 1, on Wednesday to seek the support of...

Court remands man, 55, over alleged forgery

NEWS DIGEST - An Osun Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile-Ife on Wednesday, remanded a 55-year-old man, Adelakin Adeniyi, in custody over alleged forgery. The Prosecutor,...

4 farmers docked over alleged killing of 95-year-old man

NEWS DIGEST - Four farmers – Akuha Igber, Awuhe Ashwe, Gowon Genki and Takela Denke – on Wednesday appeared before a Makurdi Chief Magistrate’s...

In Osun, auto crashes kill 18

In Osun, auto crashes kill 18 NEWS DIGEST--The Federal Road Safety Commission in Osun State on Wednesday said 18 persons died in various road accidents...

Being Nigeria’s number 1 ranked golf player comes with pressure – Odoh

NEWS DIGEST - Andrew Odoh, the nation’s number one ranked professional golf player, says being number one comes with so much pressure. He told the...

On Minimum Wage, Buhari inaugurates Advisory Committee

On Minimum Wage, Buhari inaugurates Advisory Committee NEWS DIGEST--President Muhamamdu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated a Technical Advisory Committee on the implementation of the new National...

Russia, WADA reach understanding about lab data, Kremlin says

NEWS DIGEST - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday that Russia and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) had reached an understanding on the...