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Daily Archives: February 14, 2019

NIPR to prosecute quack PR practitioners—Sirajo Mukhtar

NIPR to prosecute quack PR practitioners—Sirajo Mukhtar NEWS DIGEST--The President of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Mallam Mukhtar Sirajo has commended the Nigerian...

Ahead of Saturday’s poll, land borders to be closed Friday

Ahead of Saturday's poll, land borders to be closed Friday NEWS DIGEST--The Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), has directed the closure of all...

AIB blames poor visibility for VP’s helicopter crash

AIB blames poor visibility for VP's helicopter crash NEWS DIGEST--The Accident Investigation Bureau has released the preliminary report of the helicopter accident involving the Vice-President,...

Malami writes INEC, seeks postponement of polls in Zamfara

Malami writes INEC, seeks postponement of polls in Zamfara NEWS DIGEST--The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN) has written...

1.7m voters to vote in Sokoto

NEWS DIGEST - Mr Abubakar Sadiq, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Sokoto state, says no fewer than 1, 726, 887 eligible voters are expected...

76% of TB cases in Nigeria undetected

NEWS DIGEST - Dr Adebola Lawanson, the National Coordinator, National Tuberculosis Buruli Ulcer and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP), has disclosed that out of every...

Man, remanded in prison over alleged rape of minor

NEWS DIGEST - An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 45-year-old man, Daniel Alamo, in prison over alleged raping of a seven-year-old girl. The...

Hong Kong to build Smart Prison System

NEWS DIGEST - Hong Kong plans to introduce Smart Prison System to enhance efficiency of custodial operations and security of correctional institution through the...

Manchester United Q2 revenue rises, affirms year forecast

NEWS DIGEST - English Premier League soccer club Manchester United posted higher second-quarter revenue helped by a 38 per cent surge in broadcasting income...

Manchester United counts cost of Mourinho’s departure

NEWS DIGEST - Sacking Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United £19.6 million, the English Premier League soccer club said on Thursday, although it...