Education

NECO Releases 2022 SSCE Results

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the results of 2022 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination(SSCE). It blacklisted 29 supervisors for alleged involvement in various malpractice offences during the just concluded examination. NECO Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Professor Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, who announced the results on Thursday at the Continue Reading
News

NPC, Stakeholders Meet on 2023 Census

There is the need to update Nigeria’s population database to reflect the current realities that will enhance development plans for the country.  This formed the submission of various speakers in Abeokuta at a stakeholders summit on the 2023 Population and Housing Census with the theme, 2023 Census- Getting people involved.  The participants who converged on […]Continue Reading
Education

Makinde Inaugurates GCI Board

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has called for more support from voluntary individuals or groups that are ready to give back to society through collaboration with the government in order to ensure the quality standard of education in the state. Governor Makinde made the call while inaugurating the board of trustees of Government College, […]Continue Reading
Entertainment

Coolio Dies at 59

Coolio, an American rapper, is dead.  The rapper who achieved enormous success in the 90s was visiting a friend late Wednesday afternoon when he passed away. Coolio’s longtime manager, Jarez, says Coolio went to the bathroom at his friend’s house, but when he didn’t come out after a while … the friend kept calling for […]Continue Reading
Lifestyle

Monarch Dies at 80, For Burial Thursday

The Secretary, Lokoja Traditional Rulers Council, Muhammed Nalado, has announced the death of the Maigari, Dr Muhammad Kabir Maikarfi III. According to the statement, the 80-year-old Maigari died on Wednesday evening after a brief illness in a private hospital in Abuja. He was one of the longest-serving traditional rulers in Kogi State, having ascended the […]Continue Reading
Politics

Lawan Loses Senatorial Ticket

The Federal High Court sitting in Damaturu has declared Bashir Sheriff Machina as the All Progressives Congress (APC) authentic senatorial candidate for Yobe North in the coming 2023 National Assembly elections. The presiding judge, Justice Fadimatu Murtala directed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to accept and publish his name accordingly. Machina and Continue Reading
News

FG Approves Four New Projects

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved approximately N600 million for the purchase of four customized armoured carriers for the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. Briefing newsmen on the development, the Minister of Justice, Alhaji Abubakar Malami, said the delivery period of the vehicles was 16 weeks. According to the Minister, the purchase is […]Continue Reading