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NUC Approves TECH-U Academic programmes
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NUC Approves TECH-U Academic programmes

Toluwalase Bakare - Aug 07, 2017

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved 14 programmes for the commencement of academic activities of the Technical University (Tech-U), Ibadan. This approval…

The Milestone of the Constitution Review, By Bamikole Omishore
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The Milestone of the Constitution Review, By Bamikole Omishore

Toluwalase Bakare - Aug 06, 2017

Nigeria became an internationally recognised independent nation in 1960 and has since then had series of constitutions in the past which include the…

Constitutional Amendment: Applause For The Nigerian Senate, By Damola Adejobi
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Constitutional Amendment: Applause For The Nigerian Senate, By Damola Adejobi

Toluwalase Bakare - Aug 05, 2017

Just before the euphoria of the 36 amendments made to the 1999 Nigerian Constitution by the 8th Nigerian Senate dissipates, I will like…

Of Deizani, Saraki and The War Against Corruption, By Bamitale Adedeji
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Of Deizani, Saraki and The War Against Corruption, By Bamitale Adedeji

Toluwalase Bakare - Aug 04, 2017

There is a quotation I love to think about because it accurately captures the whole truth about how men choose the things to…

Innoson Sues GTB for 400 Billion Naira Over Character Assassination, Defamation
Economy and Finance
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Innoson Sues GTB for 400 Billion Naira Over Character Assassination, Defamation

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 27, 2017

Both Chief Innocent Chukwuma, OFR, and Innoson Nig Ltd. have filed a fresh lawsuit against Guaranty Trust Bank PLC in the High Court…

INEC Gives Condition For Stopping Dino Melaye’s Recall
Politics and Governance
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INEC Gives Condition For Stopping Dino Melaye’s Recall

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said only a legitimate court order can stop the recall of Senator Dino Melaye  representing Kogi…

Terrorism Charge: Court Acquits Senator Ali Ndume
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Terrorism Charge: Court Acquits Senator Ali Ndume

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

A federal high court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday acquitted Senator Ali Ndume of charges bordering on sponsorship of the Boko Haram terrorist…

Saraki Stops Attempt To Make Him Acting President
Politics and Governance
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Saraki Stops Attempt To Make Him Acting President

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Senate President Bukola Saraki on Tuesday stopped an attempt by his colleagues to make him Acting President owing to the absence of President…

VIDEO: Dino Melaye Speaks At Plenary On Fraudulent Attempt To Recall Him
Politics and Governance
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VIDEO: Dino Melaye Speaks At Plenary On Fraudulent Attempt To Recall Him

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial District on Tuesday told the Senate how the Kogi State government used fraudulent means to kick…

PHOTOS: Saraki, Governors, Others Honour Maitama Sule At Funeral
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PHOTOS: Saraki, Governors, Others Honour Maitama Sule At Funeral

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The body of Nigerian elder statesman former permanent representative of Nigeria to the United Nations, Maitama Sule, who died in Egypt on Monday,…

EFCC Docks NECO Director for N4m Scam
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EFCC Docks NECO Director for N4m Scam

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 arraigned one Muhammadu Umar before Justice M. T. Salihu of the…

Nyako’s Alleged N29m Loot: Court Admits Bank Statements
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Nyako’s Alleged N29m Loot: Court Admits Bank Statements

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 tendered documents indicating how Murtala Nyako, former governor of Adamawa State,…

Alleged Money Laundering: EFCC Arrests ex- Jigawa Governor, Saminu Turaki
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Alleged Money Laundering: EFCC Arrests ex- Jigawa Governor, Saminu Turaki

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

A former governor of Jigawa State, Senator Saminu Turaki was on Tuesday afternoon, July 4, 2017 arrested by agents of EFCC. He was…

EFCC Arraigns Man for Alleged N1.079 Million Fraud
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EFCC Arraigns Man for Alleged N1.079 Million Fraud

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, arraigned one Sunny Idehen before Justice O. H. Oshodi of the…

Proceedings of the Nigerian Senate For Tuesday 4TH July, 2017
Politics and Governance
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Proceedings of the Nigerian Senate For Tuesday 4TH July, 2017

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Senate President Bukola Saraki took the official prayer and led the Nigerian Senate into the day's proceedings. EXECUTIVE SESSION Senate then moved into…

Speaker Dogara Expresses Worry Over Deployment Of Soldiers To 28 States
Politics and Governance
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Speaker Dogara Expresses Worry Over Deployment Of Soldiers To 28 States

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has expressed worry over the deployment of soldiers to no fewer than 28…

Alleged Sex Scandal: Senator Bukar Ibrahim Breaks Silence
Politics and Governance
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Alleged Sex Scandal: Senator Bukar Ibrahim Breaks Silence

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Senator Bukar Ibrahim representing Yobe East Senatorial District, has owned up to the viral video in which he was presumed to have engaged…

The Nnamdi Kanu Phenomenon, By Reuben Abati
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The Nnamdi Kanu Phenomenon, By Reuben Abati

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The most discussed subject in Nigeria today is what is called “restructuring” and indeed so popular is this subject that it has attracted…

Court Remands Surety In Kirikiri Prison For Failure to Produce Suspect
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Court Remands Surety In Kirikiri Prison For Failure to Produce Suspect

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, July 3, 2017, arraigned one Adewole Lukman Olaniyan before Justice O. H. Oshodi of…

$8.4m Fraud: Court Refuses Ajudua’s Application To Travel Abroad For Medicals
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$8.4m Fraud: Court Refuses Ajudua’s Application To Travel Abroad For Medicals

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 04, 2017

Justice J. E. Oyefeso of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja, on Monday, July 3, 2017, refused an application filed by…

Osinbajo Charges African Leaders To Deal With Root Of Conflicts In Their Countries
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Osinbajo Charges African Leaders To Deal With Root Of Conflicts In Their Countries

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has charged African leaders to deal with the root of conflicts in their countries so as not to bequeath…

Dino Melaye: INEC Releases Schedule For Recall Process
Politics and Governance
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Dino Melaye: INEC Releases Schedule For Recall Process

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday released the schedule for the recall process of Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial…

President Buhari Writes Kano State Governor Over Maitama Sule’s Demise
Politics and Governance
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President Buhari Writes Kano State Governor Over Maitama Sule’s Demise

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, in which he expressed…

Maitama Sule: Nigeria Has Lost A Great National Asset – Osinbajo
Politics and Governance
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Maitama Sule: Nigeria Has Lost A Great National Asset – Osinbajo

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed sorrow over the death of elder statesman, Alhaji Maitama Sule whom he described as a great national…

Saraki Mourns Maitama Sule, Describes Him As An Acomplished Public Servant
Politics and Governance
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Saraki Mourns Maitama Sule, Describes Him As An Acomplished Public Servant

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Senate President Bukola Saraki, has expressed deep grief over the passing on of Nigeria’s former Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) and…

Oronsaye’s N2bn Fraud Trial: Court Overrules Afe, Admits Statements
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Oronsaye’s N2bn Fraud Trial: Court Overrules Afe, Admits Statements

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court, Abuja on July 3, 2017 overruled objections by Osarenkhoe Afe, to the admissibility of his…

Maitama Sule Was a Man of Unblemished Public Record – Atiku
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Maitama Sule Was a Man of Unblemished Public Record – Atiku

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar has described unblemished public service record as one of the greatest…

N29bn Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Nyako
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N29bn Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Nyako

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on July 3, 2017, admitted in evidence documents tendered by the…

Agbele, Fayose’s Ally: Court Chides Ozekhome over Delay
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Agbele, Fayose’s Ally: Court Chides Ozekhome over Delay

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Monday, July 3, 2017 berated Mike Ozekhome, SAN, over “attempt…

Abuja Natives Declare Support For A United Nigeria, Say UN Will Govern Territory If Nigeria Divides
North-Central, Regionals
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Abuja Natives Declare Support For A United Nigeria, Say UN Will Govern Territory If Nigeria Divides

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Natives of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja have declared their support for a united Nigeria based on proper devolution of governmental powers rather…

Maitama Sule: Kano State Government Declares Tuesday Public Holiday
North-West, Regionals
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Maitama Sule: Kano State Government Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

The government of Kano State has declared Tuesday, 4th July as public holiday in honour of late politician and elder statesman, Maitama Sule…

Nigeria Partners UN to Develop National Peace Architecture
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Nigeria Partners UN to Develop National Peace Architecture

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Nigeria has expressed willingness to partner with the United Nations (UN) to develop a National Peace Architecture for the resolution of conflicts in…

BREAKING! Nigerian Elder Statesman, Maitama Sule Is Dead
Politics and Governance
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BREAKING! Nigerian Elder Statesman, Maitama Sule Is Dead

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

First Republic Minister and elder statesman, Ambassador Maitama Sule is dead. A family source told TVC that he died in a Cairo Hospital, Egypt…

JUST IN: Kano Assembly Speaker Resigns
North-West, Regionals
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JUST IN: Kano Assembly Speaker Resigns

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

The Speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Kabiru Rurum, has resigned. Reports say the speaker tendered his resignation on Monday to…

Diesel: NNPC’s Intervention Slashes Price Nationwide
Economy and Finance
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Diesel: NNPC’s Intervention Slashes Price Nationwide

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

The recent strategic intervention of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) which led to a 42 percent fall in the price of Automotive…

Kanu’s Comparison with Jesus Orchestrated by DSS, Politicians – IPOB
Regionals, South-East
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Kanu’s Comparison with Jesus Orchestrated by DSS, Politicians – IPOB

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Nigerians were on Thursday shocked when an advocate of Biafria, Chukwudi Leo, in a Facebook post said the self-acclaimed leader of the Indigenous…

Aisha Buhari Jets Off to See Ailing Husband in London
Politics and Governance
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Aisha Buhari Jets Off to See Ailing Husband in London

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

Aisha Buhari, wife of ailing President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday jetted off to see her husband in London where he is receiving medical…

Those Planning to Islamise Nigeria have the Right to do so – Onaiyekan
Politics and Governance
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Those Planning to Islamise Nigeria have the Right to do so – Onaiyekan

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 03, 2017

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja diocese, Cardinal John Onaiyekan has said those planning to Islamise Nigeria have the right to do so but…

My Advice to the Igbo Race…, By Pius Adesanmi
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My Advice to the Igbo Race…, By Pius Adesanmi

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 02, 2017

Not everyone should be writing for the public. Sadly, the democracy of social media and the internet is such that we must endure…

Doyin Okupe Dumps PDP, Says Party Is Menopausal And Can No Longer Bear Fruits
Politics and Governance
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Doyin Okupe Dumps PDP, Says Party Is Menopausal And Can No Longer Bear Fruits

Toluwalase Bakare - Jul 02, 2017

The Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe has resigned his membership from the Peoples Democratic Party…

Secession Is Not Desirable But Dialogue With IPOB, Fayose Tells Osinbajo
Politics and Governance
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Secession Is Not Desirable But Dialogue With IPOB, Fayose Tells Osinbajo

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 26, 2017

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has called on Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to dialogue with the secessionist group, Indigenous People of Biafra…

Nigerians React To President Buhari’s Audio Hausa Message
Politics and Governance
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Nigerians React To President Buhari’s Audio Hausa Message

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 26, 2017

Nigerians have taken to social media to react to the audio message of President Muhammadu Buhari, recorded in Hausa language, to Nigerians on…

Bayelsa: Robbers Shoot NYSC Member Dead

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 26, 2017

A 30 year old member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has been shot dead by suspected armed robbers in Bayelsa State.…

Audio: President Buhari Addresses Nigerians In Hausa From The UK
Politics and Governance
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Audio: President Buhari Addresses Nigerians In Hausa From The UK

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 26, 2017

An audio recording of President Muhammadu Buhari's voice addressing Nigerians on the occasion of Eid-el Fitr has emerged. The Audio which was rendered…

How DSS Arrested Top Boko Haram Commander, 30 Others In Kano

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 26, 2017

The Department of State Services, DSS in a joint operation with the police on Sunday arrested a top Boko Haram commander and 30…

Fire Guts House On The Rock Church Abuja

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 25, 2017

Fire is currently razing the famous House on the Rock Church located along Airport road Abuja. As at the time of filing in…

Eid-el-Fitr: Saraki Urges Muslims To Imbibe Love And Tolerance
Politics and Governance
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Eid-el-Fitr: Saraki Urges Muslims To Imbibe Love And Tolerance

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 25, 2017

Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerian Muslims to imbibe love and tolerance as they have learnt in the holy month of Ramadan.…

Eid-el-Fitr: President Buhari Felicitates With Muslims, Sues For Peace Among Citizens
Politics and Governance
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Eid-el-Fitr: President Buhari Felicitates With Muslims, Sues For Peace Among Citizens

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 24, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message of greetings to Nigerian Muslims and Christians on the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitr, urging all citizens…

Fashola’s Claims On 2017 Budget Mischievous And Misleading, Say Reps
Politics and Governance
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Fashola’s Claims On 2017 Budget Mischievous And Misleading, Say Reps

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 24, 2017

The House of Representatives has said that the Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, is peddling inaccuracies, misleading and…

Kill The Hypocrisy About Religious Studies In Schools, By Kreazetofa Odey

Toluwalase Bakare - Jun 24, 2017

At a time when you would think there are enough small fires in the country, the religious army has started yet another small…

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