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Adelabu Picks Oyo APC Governorship Ticket

Following the reluctant withdrawal of Niyi Akintola from the primary, Adebayo Adelabu has emerged candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2019 election. There were seven contestants as at Saturday until five of them announced withdrawal from the ...

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‘I Am Willing To Serve In NYSC’ – Minister Shittu

Nigeria’s minister of communications and a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Adebayo Shittu, has said that he is willing to embark on the mandatory National Youth Service Corps, NYSC. According to PREMIUM TIMES, Mr ...

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290,274 Candidates Didn’t Make Five Credits In 2018 –NECO

The National Examinations Council has said that 290,274 candidates who sat for its 2018 June/July examination failed to make five credits, including in both English Language and Mathematics. The NECO said that out of a total of 1,032,729 candidates who ...

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Oyo APC Gov Primary: Alao-Akala Tells Supporters To Stay Away

A former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala,  has directed his supporters to stay away from the All Progressives Congress governorship primary billed for  Sunday. The directive was contained in a statement issued on Saturday in Ibadan by Jeremiah Akande, ...

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Fuji and Juju Musicians Are No Longer Creative- Lai Addis

Call Olayiwola Adisa Adejumo popularly known as Lai Addis a king and you will not be wrong. He is indeed the King of Lyrics, a title he was given by Prophet Funso Akande of the popular Ori Oke Baba Abiye, ...

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New Minimum Wage: Workers Shut Lecture Rooms As ASUU, NASU Join Strike In UNIBADAN

Academic and non-academic activities were on Thursday disrupted at the University of Ibadan when the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and other unions in the institution joined the strike declared by the Nigeria Labour Congress ...

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FG Declares Monday Public Holiday

Abdulrahman Danbazau

The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 1st, 2018  as public holiday to commemorate Nigeria’s 58th Independence Anniversary. The federal government made the declaration in a statement issued by the Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Thursday in ...

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Shittu Rejects Indirect Primaries In Oyo State, Says Process Targeted At Him

Mr Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communication and an All Progressives Congress(APC) governorship aspirant for Oyo State,has rejected the indirect primary election adopted for the state “I, Adebayo Shittu, the leading governorship aspirant of the APC in Oyo State, rejects the ...

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Luka Modric Wins FIFA Best Player Of The Year Award

Luka Modric ended Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s decade-long domination of football’s individual awards by being crowned FIFA’s best player of the year on Monday. The Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder starred for both club and country as Madrid won ...

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