The Federal Government is to evacuate another batch of stranded Nigerians from New York, the United States of America. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Consulate in New York via a statement issued on Friday. It noted that the Nigerian government had approved a third evacuation flight from the Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey […]

Pressure mounts on the Federal Government to reopen schools across the country in the wake of the 2nd phase relaxation of the COVID-10 restrictions on socio-economic activities, critical stakeholders in the health and education sectors have called on the Federal and state governments to exercise restraint in reopening schools. In May, the Presidential Task Force, […]

Today is Democracy Day, a day set aside by the Federal Government to honour the late businessman and politician, Moshood Abiola, believed to have won the 1993 presidential election. This is the second time Democracy Day is being celebrated on June 12 since the return of democracy in 1999, as it was previously marked on […]

  One of the children of late MKO Abiola, Jamiu, has advised leaders in the country to take a cue from his father and move the nation forward. Speaking during an interview with Channels Television on Friday, Jamiu urged the leaders to be selfless in their service to the nation. “I think it is a […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said on Thursday that unemployment may rise to 33.6 percent, which means a total of 39.4 million people will be jobless by the end of 2020 if the country fails “to take prompt pre-emptive measures”. Osinbajo said this while presenting a post-COVID-19 Economic Sustainability Plan to President Muhammadu Buhari at the […]

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