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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo (M) with some selected FCT School Children during their visit to the Acting President at the Presidential Villa Abuja to commence the activities marking the 2017 Children Day Celebration in Abuja on Friday (26/5/17)

Children’s Day: Group wants implementation of child rights laws in Nigeria

“Those states that have laws protecting child rights/Child Rights Act in place must ensure effective implementation.”

Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health

How Nigeria can combat Hepatitis – Health minister, other experts

Prevention of mother to child transmission is a key way of tackling the disease.

Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo; Photo credits: Desert Herald

Osinbajo, Namadi Sambo disagree at Zaria water commissioning

The former vice president witnessed the commissioning of a water project he reportedly started in 2008.

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari has stopped pension fraud, scandals – Presidency

The president’s aide says so far, about 5,000 persons have been convicted since the Buhari administration came to office.

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UPDATED: Violence erupts at APC election, ex-Senator manhandled

Security operatives have taken over the party’s office in Lagos.

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Osinbajo appoints National Pension Commission, Bank of Industry chiefs

The acting president also appoints the chairman, governing council of the Consumer Protection Council.

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JUST IN: Security operatives take over Lagos APC office as violence erupts during primaries

Angry party members protested the announcement of candidates endorsed by the party leadership.

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04:  Alex Iwobi of Arsenal takes on Victor Moses of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on February 4, 2017 in London, England.  (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

LIVE UPDATES: Arsenal Vs Chelsea FA Cup Final

Both teams have won the trophy at different times in the past.

Governor Wike during a special appearance on Channels Television Sunrise Programme

How Rivers will recover N13billion uncovered at an Ikoyi, Lagos, apartment — Gov. Wike

The governor says he cannot work with Ali Modu Sheriff in the PDP.

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Children’s Day Special: Presidency releases photos of Buhari with kids

The images were released to commemorate this year’s special day for children.

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Give petroleum industry bill accelerated consideration, NEITI tells Reps

The bill was passed on Thursday by the Senate.

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Money found in Supreme Court Justice Ngwuta’s home ‘short by N22,000’ — Court

At a dramatic session, the court gave a different figure from what the State Security Service announced.

Yahaya Bello being registered by an INEC personnel in his office

Voter Registration Scandal: APC demands Kogi Gov. Bello’s resignation

Members of the party have vowed to ensure the governor leaves office over the scandal.

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Nigeria IT agency sets up team to implement executive order on procurement

The order is aimed at mitigating waste and mismanagement of public funds as well as ensuring that procurement of goods and services are in line with the national development goals.

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NDLEA intercepts dried cannabis shipped from Ghana

The weeds were intercepted at the Seme border.

Mrs. Idongesit Ese ... when she was allegedly beaten and ran over with an SUV by the husband, Nsikanabasi Ese

Drama in church as wife accuses pastor of impregnating female member

The pastor some weeks ago knocked down a customs officer on a highway while trying to evade duties check.

Femi Fani-Kayode

Fani-Kayode attacks Buhari, Osinbajo over ‘raid’ of Ekweremadu’s guest house

Raiding the homes of opposition figures would only harden the hearts and strengthen the resolve of critics, the former minister said.

Former Attorney-General of the Federation, Bello Adoke.

Malabu Scandal: Adoke sues Malami, blames “Jonathan’s directives”

Mr. Adoke says he merely carried out the directives of former President Jonathan.

Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar

CONFIRMED: Sultan declares Saturday 1st Ramadan, fasting begins

The announcement confirms PREMIUM TIMES earlier report on the matter.

U.S. Ambassador W. Stuart Symington watching a demonstration of one of the tech gadgets at the new American Corner in Lagos. Photo Credit: U.S. Consulate Lagos.

U.S. Ambassador unveils first state-of-the-art American space in Nigeria

The Priority American Space which is the tenth of its sort in Africa.

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Nigeria, Corsica friendly ends in stalemate

Both teams fluffed their chances in the pulsating game.

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Army raids Boko Haram cell in Niger, nabs kidnapper of late Monguno

The terrorists are currently being further interrogated, the army says.

PIC. 7. MINISTER OF TRANSPORTATION, MR CHIBUIKE AMAECHI (R) AND DIRECTOR-GENERAL, NIGERIA MARITIME ADMINISTRATION AND SAFETY AGENCY, MR DAKUKU PETERSIDE, AT THE SUBMISSION OF THE REPORT OF THE MINISTERIAL COMMITTEE ON MODALITY FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NATIONAL FLEET (SHIPPING LINE), IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (20/6/16).
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Amaechi rejects Wike’s top award

The Rivers government immediately welcomed the decision.

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Global Fund pledges support for Nigeria despite past mismanagement

Some international donor agencies have withdrawn support to Nigeria citing massive corruption and diversion of funds.

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Nigeria wants airline sanctioned over corpse transported from Ebola-hit Congo

The body was flown into Nigeria on Monday.