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Ondo 2024: Seven APC aspirants allege sharp practices ahead of primary election

Nigeria, April 18 -- As the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State prepares for its governorship primaries on Saturday, seven of the 16 aspirants have raised the alarm over the printing of fake... Read More


Coastal Highway: Govt begins sand-filling portions of Landmark beach

Nigeria, April 18 -- The Federal Government has begun sand-filling a portion of Landmark Beach Resort following a demolition notice for infringing on the right of way for the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Hig... Read More


Atiku, Wike attend PDP national caucus meeting in Abuja

Nigeria, April 18 -- Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, attended the meeting of the National Caucus of the People'... Read More


Artificial Intelligence and the integrity of African elections, By Samson Itodo

Nigeria, April 18 -- As Africa navigates this super year of elections, election and information integrity and voting rights will come under pressure due to the zero-sum nature of Africa's politics. Al... Read More


CBN reduces banks' LDR to 50%

Nigeria, April 18 -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday announced a reduction in the Loan-to-Deposit Ratio (LDR) of banks in the country to 50 per cent. The LDR is used to assess a bank's... Read More


Usmanu Danfodiyo and transformational values, By Toyin Falola

Nigeria, April 18 -- In 1987, I received one of the highest privileges of my career in the 1980s when I was invited to give the Convocation Lecture at the College of Education, Sokoto, later renamed t... Read More


Against global standard, Nestle adds sugar to infant products in Nigeria, other countries - Report

Nigeria, April 18 -- A recent report has revealed that Nestle, a multinational food and beverage company, has been sending sub-standard infant food products to Nigeria and other low- and middle-income... Read More


Nigerian govt wants NOUN graduates to participate in NYSC

Nigeria, April 18 -- President Bola Tinubu has directed the Federal Ministry of Education to formulate modalities for mobilising graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to particip... Read More


2024 UTME: JAMB threatens arrest of parents found near examination centres

Nigeria, April 18 -- The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has issued a directive that any parent found near any Computer-Based Test, CBT, centre during this year's Unified Tertiary Matr... Read More


Private healthcare in Nigeria: A game of Russian roulette?, By Soji Apampa

Nigeria, April 18 -- According to Dictionary.com, "To play Russian roulette is to gamble foolishly on a risky or potentially ruinous business. The expression refers to a deadly game in which a partici... Read More