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The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr Nasir Fagge, says the union would consolidate on the gains of its 2013 struggles in 2014.

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Gov. Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State on Friday warned traders, especially auto dealers to stop making sections of the highways their showrooms.

Fashola gave...

Soldiers in Katsina State on Thursday opened fire on a commercial vehicle with reg. number AY504KTN, killing one of the passengers. Ikedichi Iweha, the JTF spokesman...

The Director-General, Nigerian Mining Cadastre, Mohammed Amate, said the office generated N523.8million for issuing mining titles between January and September. Mr....

The Acting U.S. Consul-General in Lagos, Mrs Dehab Ghebreab, on Thursday urged Nigerians to always examine the newly introduced $100 note in any transaction. Ghebreab...

Auditors-General in Nigeria, on Wednesday advocated for full autonomy to enable them discharge their responsibilities effectively. The auditors in a communique...

Investors’ sustained appetite for capital gains on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) last week impacted negatively on the overall value of listed equities and bonds....

The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta said on Sunday in Yenagoa it had shut down 134 illegal crude refineries and seized two barges used by oil thieves. In a...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday, said it employed about 2,000 new staff to strengthen its operational efficiency. The INEC Resident...

President Goodluck Jonathan summoned an emergency security meeting following an attack by suspected members of Boko Haram sect on some military bases and airport in...

Lilongwe — UNAIDS says research has shown that people who are on Anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment have lesser chances of transmitting the virus to their unprotected...

The Federal Government has established 15 new rice mills across the country to boost local production of the commodity, the director of irrigation said. Dr Andrew...

The Federal Government says it will invest about N10 billion to strengthen various organs that will scale up the supply of cassava flour. The Minister of Agriculture...

Some university lecturers on Thursday said that the Federal Government directive on the reopening of Federal Universities, which also directed other members of staff...

Gov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo on Wednesday in Benin said the State would adopt the Geographical Information System (GIS) as a measure to check insecurity. Oshiomhole...

World Bank-assisted erosion project commences in Abiahe Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) has started work on addressing the problem of gully...

The Senate President, Sen. David Mark, on Monday urged the Federal Government to ban importation of all goods that Nigerians have the capacity to produce locally....

Kuwait — President Dr Joyce Banda seems not to relent in her efforts to look for employment opportunities for the Malawian youths. This was revealed Sunday at...

The Bayelsa Government says it will soon acquire a 100 megawatts gas turbine to enhance power generation, as part of efforts to boost electricity supply in the state...

Lilongwe — Malawi Bureau of Standards (MSB) has advised shop owners to follow code of conduct that their business licenses outline for them. MSB Director Dr. Devlin...

The House of Representatives on Thursday, mandated its Committees on Privatisation and Commercialisation, Public procurement, Commerce, Marine Transport and customs...

The committee was in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Wednesday. The Presidential Advisory Committee on National Dialogue says it has received a total of 36...

Rear Adm. Azubuike Ajuonu, Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Naval Training Command (NAVTRAC) says the Nigerian Navy has shifted patrol from traditional deep sea, to...

The House of Representatives has mandated its committees to invite the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, and the Minister of...

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