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Buhari set to retain 70 percent of ex-cabinet members in second term ministerial list

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to retain at least 70 per cent of his first-tenure cabinet members in this second term of his presidency. A reliable source at the presidency told DAILY POST that the President is retaining most of cabinet members based on trust. The top government source said that it was in the […]

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South Africa denies Nigeria visa-free status, grants Ghana

South Africa denies Nigeria visa-free status, grants Ghana

Ghana is the latest country to be granted a visa-free status by the South African government.

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Buhari orders MINT to take over printing of Nigerian E-passports

Buhari orders MINT to take over printing of Nigerian E-passports

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru

ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian Security Printing & Minting Company (NSPMC) to take over the production and personalization of all Nigerian E-passports and related documentation.

 

Special Adviser to the President on media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina in a statement in Abuja yesterday on said with the new directive, all existing memoranda of understanding and contracts on printing by other institutions/ companies will not be renewed.

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Women think a man is another woman – Chris Oyakilome

Women think a man is another woman – Chris Oyakilome

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome founder and president of LoveWorld Incorporated, also known as Christ Embassy has said that: “No husband wants another mother, he has had one all his life, a husband does not mean the male partner in marriage but your master and should be respected. when you marry a man you come under his authority.

“When you marry a man, you come under his authority”.
– Pastor Chris.
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— Slay Papa 🍒🍷 a.k.a Mr.

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Troost-Ekong revels in ‘dream’ winner for Nigeria

Troost-Ekong revels in ‘dream’ winner for Nigeria

William Troost-Ekong said his late goal that earned Nigeria a 2-1 victory over South Africa and a spot in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals was a “dream moment”.

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Backlash as Pastor Chris Oyakhilome says “Women not in God’s original idea” By Anthony Ogbonna

Backlash as Pastor Chris Oyakhilome says “Women not in God’s original idea” By Anthony Ogbonna

Believers LoveWorld President, Rev Dr. Chris Oyakhilome, seems to have peeved women on social media with his latest sermon, urging wives to be humble to their husbands and stop acting like they were the mothers or sisters to their husbands.

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EFCC tracks Kwara’s N370M to UK…

EFCC tracks Kwara’s N370M to UK…

The Zonal head of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)in Ilorin,Kwara state capital Mr Isyaku Sharu has said that the commission was tracking N370M money of the state government,converted to pounds sterling that was used to purchase property in the United Kingdom by a highly placed politician in the state.

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Expelling pregnant school girls, leaving boys that impregnated them, discriminatory – Mrs Fayemi

Expelling pregnant school girls, leaving boys that impregnated them, discriminatory – Mrs Fayemi

Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Mrs Bisi Fayemi, on Thursday, decried the practice of expelling pregnant girls from schools while allowing boys that impregnated them to continue their education.

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Market women, labour groups, pensioners, youths, others pledge support for Obaseki’s govt

Market women, labour groups, pensioners, youths, others pledge support for Obaseki’s govt

Teachers, market women, pensioners, youths, religious leaders and other groups stormed the Museum Ground, Kings Square, in Benin City, on Thursday to express support for the Godwin Obaseki-led government.

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FIFA reveals harsher punishment for racist behaviour

FIFA reveals harsher punishment for racist behaviour

FIFA wants teams to automatically forfeit matches if their supporters are found to be guilty of racist and other discriminatory behaviour, world football’s governing body has announced.

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Rapper Jay-Z joins cannabis business

Rapper Jay-Z joins cannabis business

Rapper Jay-Z has become the latest celebrity to enter the weed business, signing on to be the chief brand strategist for a California-based cannabis company.

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NNPC denies plan to hike fuel price By Michael Eboh

NNPC denies plan to hike fuel price By Michael Eboh

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, debunked claims of a planned increase in the price of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, also known as petrol.

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Kenya freezes licences of 27 betting firms including SportPesa

Kenya freezes licences of 27 betting firms including SportPesa

Kenya has not renewed the licences of 27 betting companies including Everton sponsors SportPesa, and ordered telecom firms to suspend accounts used by customers to place wagers.

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Breaking: New Nigeria passport has herdsmen inscribed on it – Apostle Suleiman alerts By Anthony Ogbonna

Breaking: New Nigeria passport has herdsmen inscribed on it – Apostle Suleiman alerts By Anthony Ogbonna

The General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, has alerted that the new Nigerian passport has herdsmen inscribed in it.

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The fiery pastor made the statement on Thursday while condemning the Ruga programme by the federal government.

That’s the new nigeria passport..it now has herdsmen inscribed in it…it’s shameful that a certain extraction now represents a nation with 6 geopolitical zones..everything is now very clear..God will frustrate every evil agenda in nigeria.job 5v12,eccl 8v11.

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Drop calls: Senate tasks NCC,CPC, SON, on effective supervision of service providers

Drop calls: Senate tasks NCC,CPC, SON, on effective supervision of service providers

The Senate on Thursday advised regulatory agencies in Nigeria to ensure strict supervision of telecoms service providers for effective service delivery.

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Speaker Gbajabiamila appoints Media Aide, others [See Names]

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has approved the appointment of Mr. Olanrewaju Lasisi, a National Assembly correspondent with Channels Television, as the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity. Gbajabiamila also appointed a Daily Trust correspondent in National Assembly, Musa Abdullahi Krishi, as his Chief Press Secretary, while Bukola Ogunyemi, […]

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Confusion around Federal Secretariat, Abuja as protesters storm Eagle Square

Confusion around Federal Secretariat, Abuja as protesters storm Eagle Square

A group of protesters on Thursday stormed the Eagle Square, Abuja throwing the area into confusion with fear-stricken workers scampering in various directions.

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Ibadan Polytechnic burns students’ phones

The management of the Ibadan Polytechnic has ordered  mobile phones worth millions confiscated from students during examinations be burnt.

The school decided to take the action to restate its commitment to fighting examination malpractices to the barest level

The Deputy Rector, Bayo Oyeleke, addressing told reporters the move was also aimed at ensuring that examination in the school is seen as sacred.

“We are here to take further action on our resolve to ensure that the crop of students and product being produced by the school are students with exemplary character and are those who really work and worth the certificate of the institution.

“There are rules guiding the principles of our examinations and one of it is that no student under whatever guise should come into the examination hall with cell phones but you know that some students are very recalcitrant

“We have resolved to confiscate them because it has been expressly stated on their examination paper that any phone found on any students during examination shall be confiscated and in order not to allow any of the phones to filter out, the school has resolved that such phones shall be burnt,” he said.

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EFCC: We are fighting powerful forces – Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has declared that the agency was fighting powerful forces in the country. The EFCC boss, however, pointed out that the commission was determined to wage war against corruption to its logical conclusion. Magu said that it has been difficult for the commission […]

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Buhari seeks Reps approval to appoint Special Advisers

President Muhammadu Buhari has sought the approval of the House of Representatives for the appointment of 15 Special Advisers. In the letter read by the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday, the President said the appointment is in line with Section 151 of the constitution. The letter reads, “pursuant to provision of Section 151 of the […]

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