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Sanwo-Olu Commends Journalists On World Press Freedom Day

….says the press is the bastion of development Governor of Lagos State Mr Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has congratulated journalists on the occasion of this year’s World  Press  Freedom Day, with the  theme “Information as a public good”. The governor commended the role of the media in the development of the society. The press, he noted, mirrors the society, exposes ills, ...

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Insecurity: Former Senate President, Anyim Pius Anyim, Writes Buhari

Former Senate President, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the state of insecurity in Nigeria. In the letter, made available to NewsProbe on Monday, Anyim gave some suggestions on how he feels the the problem will be solved. Below is the full letter: Mohammedu Buhari, GCFR President Federal.Republic of Nigeria Aso Villa ...

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Osinbajo: FG, Microsoft New Partnership To Benefit Millions Of Nigerians

Leveraging Microsoft’s experience in the utilization of technology as an enabler for the delivery of public and social good, the Buhari administration is partnering with the tech giant to accelerate Nigeria’s certain advance towards a more digital economy in line with the Economic Sustainability Plan. In a dual announcement today by both the Federal Government and Microsoft Corporation, no less ...

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Buhari Approves Centre For Control Of Small Arms

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (NCCSALW) to be domiciled in the Office of the National Security Adviser. The NCCSALW replaces the defunct Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons and shall serve as the institutional mechanism for policy guidance, research and monitoring of all ...

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Ozigbo Calls For Total Press Freedom, Better Investment In Media

Valentine Ozigbo, a Nigerian business mogul and philanthropist, has hailed the Nigerian press as critical in developing the country and Nigeria’s democracy. In a statement marking World Press Day, issued from his office in Udoka Estate, Awka, the capital of Anambra State, on Monday, May 3, 2021, Mr Ozigbo called for total press freedom in the country while describing the ...

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Victor Umeh Endorses Soludo For Governor, Says He Will Be Worthy Successor To Obiano

By Christian Aburime The former All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA National Chairman, Chief (Sir) Victor Umeh, (Ohamadike) has given his full support and backing to Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo, leading APGA aspirant for the November 6, Anambra State governorship election. The astute politician made this assertion when he hosted Prof Charles Soludo to a special reception in Aguluzoigbo, his country ...

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Editors Call For Release Of All Journalists In Detention, Review Of NBC Code

On the occasion of this year’s World Press Freedom Day, the Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, wishes to congratulate all journalists in Nigeria and across the world for keeping faith with the tenets of the profession despite numerous challenges. The NGE particularly celebrates journalists in the frontline of Covid-19 pandemic coverage as well as those charged with the responsibility of ...

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Insecurity: Be Alive To Your Responsibility, JNI Tells Buhari

THE Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll-led Jama’atu Nasril Islam has asked the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari to be alive to its responsibility by protecting the lives and property of Nigerians following the insecurity across the country. This was just as the religious organisation urged Nigeria Muslim community to pray fervently for the nation’s security challenges to abate. ...

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Bandits Now Have Monopoly Of Violence, Ooni, Alaafin Tell Buhari

Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has flayed the Federal Government for allowing bandits and kidnappers have monopoly of violence. Oba Adeyemi, who disclosed this in Lagos over the weekend during the 51st birthday celebration of Aare onakakanfo of Yoruba Land, Iba Gani Adams, said monopoly of violence which ought to be the prerogative of government has been assumed by  bandits and ...

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Why I Took Three Men To See Buhari, Mbaka Explains

…says allegation of seeking contracts childish and laughable  Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, yesterday dismissed the Federal Government’s accusation that he called for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari because he was denied contracts. Mbaka who insisted that no amount of government patronage was capable of influencing his utterances since he was speaking strictly under ...

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