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Our Schools remain closed for now in Ondo — Gov't

The Ondo State Government has announced that it is yet to approve the reopening of tertiary and and primary schools in the State. The State Government says it only gave permission for only Senior Secondary School 3 and Junior Secondary School Class 3. This decision the State Government say is line with the objective of safeguarding public health as well

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Edo Elections: Tinubu and Oshiomhole still quiet days after APC'S loss

Days after the All Progressive Congress (APC) lost to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded Gubernatorila elections in Edo state, nothing has been heard from the former National Chairman of the Party, Adams Oshiomhole and the PAC National Leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Recall that in the run up to the election, former National Chairman of the APC,

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Ondo Elections: Governor's aide resigns, joins Deputy Governor

Less than a month to the governorship election in Ondo State, one of the aides of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, on Friday, resigned his appointment to work with the state Deputy Governor, Mr Agboola Ajayi, ahead of the state governorship election. The aide, Mr Andrew Ogunsakin, resigned his appointment as the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Political (South). In

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Edo Election: Police is 'harassing' PDP governors – PDP raises alarm

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has raised the alarm over the harassment of governors of the party in Benin, Edo State by the police. In a statement he made available to the press, he stated the that the party’s governors were being harassed at the West End Hotel, Benin City where they are currently

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Kaduna's law on castrating rapists must be enforced – Actress, Foluke Daramola-Salako says

Popular actress Foluke Daramola-Salako has reacted to the new law in Kaduna State which penalizes male rapists with castration and bilateral salpingectomy for their female counterparts. The law which was signed by the Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, will ensure that the names of rapists are published in the Sex Offenders Register. During an exclusive chat with The PUNCH, Foluke,

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Femi Fani-Kayode looses fourth marriage due to "domestic violence"

Former Minister of Aviation in Nigeria, Femi Fani-Kayode, and his ex-beauty queen wife, Precious Chikwendu, have separated. PREMIUM TIMES reports that a family member informed them that the marriage had broke down irretrievably due to a health challenge, which Precious had been trying to manage since they became a couple. However, SaharaReporters says it has reliably information that the woman

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Kishi, Oyo National Park is now terrorists' base – Gani Adams

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams, on Wednesday, alleged that armed terrorists have now turned Old Oyo National Park in Kishi, a town North West of Oyo State, to their base. Adams made this disclosure in a statement made available to the public by his Special Assistant on Media, Mr Kehinde Aderemi,. He warned that such development only

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U.S VISA BAN: Oshiomhole, Ganduje, Yahaya Bello on U.S Visa Ban List, El-Rufai's Sanction Extended

Immediate past governor of Edo State and former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Adams Oshiomhole, is among top Nigerians recently banned from entering the United States. Others on the list include Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, and Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, Sahara Reporters, report. Since Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna has been banned from entering the U.S since

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I didn’t ask resident doctors to 'forget' their 16 months salary arrears –Abia Gov.

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has denied asking resident doctors in the state to forfeit their 16 months salary arrears. This refutation was announced by Abia State Commissioner for Information, Chief John Kalu, on behalf of the governor in a statement on Sunday titled, “Ikpeazu never asked resident doctors to forfeit salary arrears.” The Commissioner said, “We wish to

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BREAKING: Sept 21 resumption is Only JSS 3, SSS 2 students – Lagos Gov't

The Lagos State Government has announced that not all classes will be allowed to resume schooling activities by September 21. The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, made this disclosure while announcing plans for both public and private schools’ resumption in the state after the lockdown of schools as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the

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