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Nursery and primary schools to reopen in Rivers state on November 23

Governor Nyesome Wike of Rivers State has approved the reopening of all public and private nursery and primary schools in the state. A confirmation by Chidi Adiele, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education Tuesday November 17 says schools are to reopen on November 23 Adiele who recalled that schools were closed in March due […]

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25 persons including primary school students burnt to death in a petrol tanker explosion in Kogi (graphic)

At least 25 persons were burnt to death after a petroleum tanker exploded in the Felele area in Kogi state this morning September 23. Those said to have perished in the unfortunate incident include Kogi State Polytechnic students and some Primary School pupils who were on their way to school. See graphic photos from the scene […]

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Primary school pupil poses in front of his “Shopping Complex” in Kano

In photos posted on Facebook, a primary school pupil identified as Ismail Yusuf is seen posing in front of his “shopping Complex” in Rano Town, Kano State. It was gathered that the little boy opened the small shop with money and goods contributed by well meaning Nigerians after he was spotted selling seasonings in a carton. The […]

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Governor Godwin Obaseki from participating in Edo PDP governorship primary

Justice Emmanuel Obile of the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has struck out a suit seeking to bar Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, from participating in the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scheduled for Thursday, June 25. The judge struck out the suit following a successful out of court […]

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Edo Guber: PDP grants waiver to Obaseki to contest in governorship primary

Few hours after he joined the party, the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has granted a waiver to Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki to contest the Edo governorship election primary. A statement signed by the publicity secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the action of the NWC is pursuant […]

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Primary school teacher arrested after N550m belonging to her 24-year-old son was found in her account

A primary school teacher, Mrs. Roseline Uche Egbuha has been arrested following an investigation which exposed her alleged involvement in money laundering. The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) said investigation showed that the money found in the bank account of the primary school teacher identified as Mrs. Roseline Uche Egbuha, are proceeds of money laundering […]

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3,000 primary health workers deployed to Kano state after ‘mysterious deaths’

Secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has disclosed that 3,000 primary healthcare workers have been deployed to Kano state to help in the fight against Coronavirus. The SGF disclosed this at the presidential task force briefing on Friday May 1, and he said the workers were put together by the United […]