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Breaking: ASUU suspends nationwide strike

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suspended its nationwide industrial action. National President of the union, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, announced this on Thursday during a press briefing at the Nigeria Labour Congress complex in Abuja. The striking lecturers took the decision after a meeting with …

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BREAKING: Mo Salah wins 2018 African Player of the Year award

Mohamed Salah has won the African Player of the Year 2018. He is winning the prestigious award for the second time in a row. Salah won at the ongoing CAF Awards in Senegal, as monitored by our correspondent. The Confederation of African Football also announced this via its official Twitter …

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Breaking: Former President Shehu Shagari dies at 93

Shehu Usman Shagari passed away at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday. He was 93 years old. The news was broken by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on his Twitter handle. Tambuwal had tweeted: “I regret to Announce the death of former President Shehu Shagari who just passed away …

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Breaking: N/Assembly workers begin strike, block gates

Workers at the National Assembly, under the auspices of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, have begun their four-day warning strike. The workers stormed the entrances to the National Assembly Complex in the early hours of Monday to barricade the gates and prevent entry. More security operatives have been deploy …

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BREAKING: Governor Ugwuanyi Emerges Guber Candidate In Enugu State

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has been overwhelmingly elected as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the February 2019 governorship election in the state. Governor Ugwuanyi, who was the sole aspirant in the colourful and hitch-free governorship primary election held at the popular Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, …

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BREAKING: Osun election inconclusive – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the Osun State governorship election inconclusive. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, had polled 254,698 votes to defeat that of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, who polled 254,698 votes. However, due to irregularities which marred the election at some …

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