The Nation Newspaper Today Headline Saturday 11th May 2019
The Nation Newspaper Today Headline and news Dailies Update on current affairs happening now in Nigeria today 11/05/19
A violent clash between two rival youth groups in Bauchi Communities has claimed the lives of no fewer than three people while scores including the village head of one of the communities were injured. Reports from some of the residents of the areas said that violence erupted in the Gudum area, a suburb of Bauchi […]
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China would invest $250 million on a dry port in Ibadan that will decongest the ports in Lagos and speed up clearance of goods by the Customs Service. The Chairman of China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC), Mr Fenjian Chen, said on Friday when he visited President Muhammadu Buhari. Chen, who led a high-powered Chinese […]
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Barely 48 hours after he assented to a bill splitting Kano Emirate into five, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has appointed four new Emirs in Kano State. The new emirs are Aminu Ado Bayero (Bichi), Ibrahim Abdulkadir (Gaya), Tafida Abubakar (Rano), and Ibrahim Abubakar (Karaye). ALSO READ: Emir Sanusi ought to report to LG chairman ― Ganduje Ado […]
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The Vice-Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Age, on Friday expressed the institution’s readiness to grant admission to athletes who distinguished themselves during the 5th National Youth Games (NYG). The Vice-Chancellor made the promise while hosting Directors of Sports from 23 states of the federation as well as other sports stakeholders. The group and […]
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday abruptly stopped evidence by its 13th witness in the fraud trial of former Gov. Ayo Fayose, saying that it appeared the witness was trying to be hostile. The witness, Mr Adewale Aladegbola, who introduced himself as a former driver of a bullion van in a first […]
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Afeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, a Nigerian musician and four others, are being quizzed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in its Lagos Zonal office, for alleged internet fraud. Acting Spokesman of the commission, Mr Tony Orilade, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Friday. Orilade had earlier in the day confirmed the arrest […]
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The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said that it would release the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results on Saturday. The board’s Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, disclosed this to newsmen on Friday in Abuja. According to him, the board will meet and consider the details available to be announced to the general public. […]
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described Friday’s presentation of a leadership award to President Muhammadu Buhari by governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as “a shameful endorsement of failure; the height of deception and a spat on the graves of victims of unrestrained killings and bloodletting in various parts of our nation.” In […]
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The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division on Friday voided the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen from the office of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), chairman, National Judicial Council (NJC), as well as chairman of the Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC) on the ground that the order, given by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) […]
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Although Nigeria has been projected as the country that is most unlikely to meet the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end extreme poverty by 2030 due to its massive cluster of extremely poor people totalling 86.9 million of the 180 million estimated national population, according to the 2018 report by The World Poverty […]
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