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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) urges President Tinubu to engage with protest leaders and address citizens' hardships, citing rising inflation and tariffs. NLC President Joe Ajaero emphasizes the need for empathetic governance and dialogue to alleviate economic burdens and frustrations among...
As bread prices soar in Abuja, consumers are shifting to alternatives like pap and sweet potatoes. Rising costs of bread and pastries have led many to seek more affordable options. Bakers cite inflation and import issues for the price increases, impacting production and consumer choices. In the...
19-year-old Tolulope Ekundayo has earned a first-class degree in Accounting from Adeleke University, prompting widespread attention on social media. She has appealed for a scholarship abroad by tagging musician Davido, sparking a mix of supportive and critical reactions online about her request...
FCT Police Commissioner Benneth Igweh urges Abuja residents to avoid planned protests over economic hardship, citing risks to new infrastructure. He underscores ongoing police efforts and recent successes, including arresting Alhaji Ashiru, the alleged mastermind behind the murder of General...
Nigerian workers' group AWC supports the August 1st nationwide protest against economic hardships, calling opponents "enemies of the people." They cite hunger, insecurity, and government failures as reasons. The protest is framed as a legitimate right and a potential turning point for national...
Federal High Court in Abuja dismisses Abacha family's N500m suit over revoked Maitama property. The judge cites the statute of limitations and lack of legal standing. Fourth consecutive legal defeat for Abacha's heirs. The court recognizes the new owner Salamed Ventures Limited. The ruling...
Kano-based TikToker Junaidu Abdullahi, known as Abusalma, was arrested and remanded in prison for calling for protests against economic hardship in Nigeria. Amnesty International and social media users condemned the arrest, highlighting concerns over free speech and the right to peaceful...
A Max Air Boeing 737 with 119 passengers experienced a tyre burst during takeoff at Yola Airport, en route to Abuja. No injuries were reported. The Nigerian Safety Investigation Bureau is investigating the incident, led by Director General Captain Alex Badeh Jr. A Max Air Boeing 737, flight...
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu congratulated Dr. Fola David for setting a new Guinness World Record with the largest drawing by an individual. The artwork, titled "Unity in Diversity," spans 850 square meters, surpassing the previous record. Sanwo-Olu praised Dr. David's dedication and...
A 12-year-old girl in Tennessee faces murder charges after allegedly suffocating her cousin during a dispute. Captured on security footage, the incident involved tampering with evidence. Authorities seek to try her in adult court for a lengthier sentence. A tragic incident in Humboldt...
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