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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has urged candidates for the 2019 UTME to adhere strictly to the printing order of their examination slips, to avoid unnecessary issues. This is contained in the board’s weekly bulletin tagged ‘JAMBULLETIN’, by the Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, and issued in Lagos. According to the […]

Juventus were forced to wait at least another week to celebrate their eighth successive Serie A title after second-placed Napoli drew 1-1 at home to 10-man Genoa on Sunday. A win for Genoa would have handed the Turin side the title with a record seven matches to spare. They came closer than expected in spite […]

Some elders and youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oke-Ero Lcal Government in Kwara have kicked against the 80 man transition committee named by the governor-elect of Kwara, Mr Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq. Mr Dele Aworinde, leader of the elders and Femi David, the youth leader, both indigenes of Oke-Ero in Kwara made the call […]

Nigerian celebrities have expressed their condolences on the death of actor LinChung Duke Oliver, an actor in the hilarious sitcom comedy, ‘Do Good’ . The celebrities including Kate Henshaw, Uzor Osimkpa, Junior Pope, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Chioma Akpotha, Iretiola Doyle, Vivian Ada Ameh Ejike, also paid tributes to their departed colleague. The two leading movie […]

Mrs Stella Ajige, the Managing Director, SKDC Global Links Ltd and Chief Coordinator of Nasarawa Entrepreneur Summit (NES) has said that no fewer than 1000 entrepreneurs were billed to participate in the second edition of NES in the state. Ajige told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lafia that summit would hold […]

The Lagos State Government says it will honour individuals, groups and organisations that have contributed to the environment in the state. The Commissioner for Environment, Mr Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti said on Thursday, that the individuals would be honoured during the second edition of the Environmental Award tagged “Lagos Green Award’’. Durosinmi-Etti said that the award ceremony […]

Juventus will have a first shot at clinching an eighth successive Serie A title at the weekend although they will need help from the only team to have beaten them in the league this season. Second-placed Napoli’s shock defeat at Empoli on Wednesday has left the Turin side a massive 18 points clear, meaning it […]

The Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kwara, Mrs Esther Ikupolati, has appealed to the Federal Government to construct a perimeter fence round the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp in Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area. Ikupolati made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Yikpata. […]

Following the murder of Grammy-nominated rapper, Nipsey Hussle on Sunday, sales of his music has increased to 2,776 percent in the U.S. as fans mourn his death through music. According to Billboard, Nipsey’s catalog of songs and albums on Sunday sold a combined 15,000 copies — up 2776 percent compared to a little under 1,000 […]

As the race for the 9th Speaker of the House of Representatives intensifies, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has appointed Rep. Abdularaheem Olawuyi from Kwara as his North central mobilisation coordinator. Mr Lanre Agas, the Senior Legislative Aide to Olawuyi, said in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja that the appointment was to galvanise support from the […]



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