Daily Archives: February 22, 2018

2018 UTME: JAMB bans pens, wristwatches, ‘suspicious’ eye glasses

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has banned the use of 16 items in the forthcoming mock examinations scheduled for February 26, 2018. The ...

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Dapchi abductions: Information on schoolgirls’ rescue not credible – Yobe govt

The Yobe State Government has apologised for issuing to the public, information concerning the alleged abduction and rescue of 111 schoolgirls at Government Girls Science ...

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Dangote to build sugar plants in six states

Dangote Group has signed a deal to commence the building of integrated sugar plants in six states in Nigeria. The Chairman of the group, who ...

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Army appoints Chukwu as new spokesman

The Nigerian Army has appointed Brig.-Gen. J.T.E. Chukwu as new Director, Army Public Relations. The army also appointed Colonel M.A. Anka as new Commandant of ...

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2018 UTME: Blind candidates to write exam by dictation –JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said the examination mode for blind candidates for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) was likely to ...

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Yobe: Don’t treat Dapchi pupils like Chibok girls – Senate warns FG

The Senate has warned against treating the Boko Haram attack on Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, like the case of the Chibok girls. ...

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Corruption: Transparency Int’l report has exposed Buhari’s govt – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the latest report by Transparency International (TI) showing that corruption has worsened under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led ...

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Ekweremadu calls for new police force to curb insecurity

The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu has called for the establishment of a new police to help check insecurity in Nigeria. Ekweremadu ...

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PDP BoT meeting ongoing in Abuja

The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently meeting at the party’s national secretariat, Wadata Plaza, Abuja. The party is ...

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Coconut water lowers risk of high blood pressure – Expert

It has been revealed that moderate consumption of coconut water can lower the risk of high blood pressure, reduce cholesterol level and weight control. Dr. ...

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