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Rising inflation: FG accused of economic mismanagement

An organization, The Youth Party, has accused the federal government of inflicting pain and hardship on the citizens, by its alleged mismanagement of Nigeria’s economy. The national chairman of the organization, Tomiwa Aladekomo, in a statement on Friday in Benin, noted that the government’s failure in this regard has continued to drive inflation and unemployment […]

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Bond between El-Rufai, parents of abducted students deep: Commissioner

Mr Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, said Gov. Nasir El-Rufai has “deep empathy’’ for the parents of the abducted students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation. Aruwan, in a statement issued on Friday in Kaduna, said El-Rufai was making spirited efforts to secure the release of the abducted […]

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Nigeria’s Akinyemi faces 60 years jail in US over $474,000 mail fraud

Nigeria’s Oluwaseyi Akinyemi, 34, aka “Paddy Linkin” is facing 60 years imprisonment if convicted of $474,000 mail fraud in the United States. A criminal complaint was filed against Akinyemi in U.S. District Court in Maryland on Friday charging Akinyemi of Hyattsville, Maryland, for the federal charges of mail fraud, attempted mail fraud, and mail and […]

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Tammy Abraham’s future uncertain after Manchester City snub

Chelsea striker, Tammy Abraham’s future has increasingly looked uncertain at the London club after being left out of the starting lineup. The 23 year-old England international, who is Chelsea’s top scorer this season with 12 goals in all competitions has been marginalized from the team since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel in January. After returning […]

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Doctors’ strike: NARD lauds Ngige’s timely resolution

The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has commended the Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige for prompt resolution of the recent nationwide strike by doctors. NARD National President, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa, made this known in a letter of appreciation to the Minister and jointly signed by NARD Secretary-General, Dr Jerry-Kunle Isogun on […]

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Bruno Fernandes cannot defend – Pogba

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has hailed his team-mate Bruno Fernandes, but jokingly questioned the Portugal international’s ability to defend. Fernandes has taken United to a different level, since he joined from Sporting CP in January 2020. Together with Pogba, Fernandes has propelled Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men to second place in the Premier League and […]