June 13, 2024

[GIST] Kwara supports LG autonomy, says AbdulRazaq

[GIST] Kwara supports LG autonomy, says AbdulRazaq

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Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has clarified that Kwara State supports autonomy for local councils. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Rafiu Ajakaye, the governor said his trust in full autonomy for local governments is unshakable.

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[GIST] National trials clash with Sallah  celebration a coincidence, says AFN

[GIST] National trials clash with Sallah celebration a coincidence, says AFN

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The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has urged Moslems nationwide to bear with the federation, which is holding its national trials from June 16 to 18.

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June 12, 2024

[GIST] Don tells ISI students to speak up when harassed, intimidated or bullied

[GIST] Don tells ISI students to speak up when harassed, intimidated or bullied

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Chairperson of the Anti-cultism Campaign Committee of the University of Ibadan Centre for Social Orientation (CenSo), Prof. Helen A. Labeodan, has urged students of the International School, Ibadan (ISI) to speak up whenever they are harassed, intimidated, or bullied by their seniors, classmates, or any individual. She gave the charge while addressing the students during […]

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[GIST] Ibadan on edge as Enugu Rangers visit 3SC

[GIST] Ibadan on edge as Enugu Rangers visit 3SC

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Football fans in Ibadan are in for one of the biggest games of the 2023/24 Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) season, when old foes 3SC and Enugu Rangers clash today in a top-of-the table game. It is a week 36 match, which will pit league leaders, Enugu Rangers, against a resurgent 3SC, who are fourth […]

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June 11, 2024

[GIST] Customs seizes N106m smuggled fuel in seven days

[GIST] Customs seizes N106m smuggled fuel in seven days

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Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, has shed light on how a special operations unit of the agency seized 150,950 litres of petrol, worth N105,965,391, in one week. Bashir, who was in Adamawa yesterday for a press briefing on the service’s ‘Operation Whirl Wind’, said under the special operation, which was launched […]

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[GIST] iOS 18: 8 Exciting New Features

[GIST] iOS 18: 8 Exciting New Features

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Apple has once again made some exciting new innovations with the soon-to-be released iOS 18 updates. The new iOS 18 will have a host of new features including the ability to lock and hide apps with Face ID, dark mode for app icons, schedule texts, and a new design for the photos app among other […]

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June 10, 2024

[GIST] Rising cost of borrowing: Economy in throes of credit squeeze, sheds N7.1 trillion in three months

[GIST] Rising cost of borrowing: Economy in throes of credit squeeze, sheds N7.1 trillion in three months

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Less than three months into bank recapitalisation, the extensive fund-raising programmes may be shocking the economy as credit to the private sector continues to go south in the last few months, market data have revealed.

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[GIST] Afenifere, YCE ex-scribe, others welcome return to regional system

[GIST] Afenifere, YCE ex-scribe, others welcome return to regional system

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The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, lauded the bill seeking to make Nigeria a regional government system. National Publicity Secretary of the organisation, Jare Ajayi, who spoke with The Guardian on the issue..

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[GIST] Finidi assures victory as Eagles battle Cheetahs in Abidjan

[GIST] Finidi assures victory as Eagles battle Cheetahs in Abidjan

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Super Eagles’ Coach, Finidi George, was full of enthusiasm, yesterday, as his team arrived in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, for today’s crucial 2026 World Cup qualifier against the Cheetahs of Benin Republic.

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June 9, 2024

[GIST] Presidency tasks graduates to acquire technical skills

[GIST] Presidency tasks graduates to acquire technical skills

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The Presidency has admonished graduates of tertiary institutions to acquire technical, vocational and entrepreneurship skills to enhance their fortunes in the country.

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[GIST] Nigeria could earn additional $7.4b yearly from ethanol biofuel production – MEMAN

[GIST] Nigeria could earn additional $7.4b yearly from ethanol biofuel production – MEMAN

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Major Energies Marketers Association of Nigeria (MEMAN) has described ethanol blended into biofuel as a transformative energy source with the potential to shape Nigeria’s energy landscape and pave the way for a sustainable and economically robust future.

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[GIST] Hardship affecting our feeding, athletes lament

[GIST] Hardship affecting our feeding, athletes lament

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Not ready to ‘die’ in silence, some Nigerian athletes have cried out saying that are negatively feeling the dastardly effect of the hardship in the country. They described the situation as career ending development.

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June 8, 2024

[GIST] Actor Bimbo Manuel writes colleagues on new NFVCB regulation

[GIST] Actor Bimbo Manuel writes colleagues on new NFVCB regulation

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Veteran actor, writer and theatre director Bimbo Manuel has lent his voice to the debate on the new regulation by the National Film and Video

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[GIST] NPFL title race, relegation battle intensify in pivotal weekend fixtures

[GIST] NPFL title race, relegation battle intensify in pivotal weekend fixtures

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This weekend in the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) is set to be a nail-biter for Sporting Lagos, Enyimba, and Remo Stars, as crucial away fixtures could significantly impact their respective campaigns. The NPFL airs live on Beta Sports channel 244 on StarTimes. This weekend, both the Lobi Stars vs Remo Stars and Enugu Rangers […]

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