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Eid: Dakuku urges Nigerians to embrace peace

Eid: Dakuku urges Nigerians to embrace peace

  …Assures of Better Days Ahead The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has urged Nigerians to embrace love and ensure peaceful coexistence among one another as they celebrate Sallah. The NIMASA DG who said that sallah celebration is not only a time for merriment, but a time for sober reflections on ... Read More »

Eid: Ex Governor Adebayo Felicitates With Muslims

Eid: Ex Governor Adebayo Felicitates With Muslims

    By Adewumi Ademiju, Ado -Ekiti A Minister -Designate and former Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, has felicitated with Muslims on the celebration of the  Eid-el-kabir, calling on them to exhibit more passion to nation building. Adebayo reminded that part of the obligations of any citizen to his nation, is to pray for the survival of his ... Read More »

Buhari fetes corps members, urges them to unite Nigerians

Buhari fetes corps members, urges them to unite Nigerians

  President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday in Daura, Katsina State, challenged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to live up to expectation of the founding fathers by utilising their education and privilege of visiting different parts of the country to unite Nigerians. Receiving the youth corps members on Sunday at his country home in Daura during the Eid el-Kabir ... Read More »

DSP Omo-Agege greets Senator Yayi at 50

DSP Omo-Agege greets Senator Yayi at 50

  *Senator Adeola* …. APPLAUDS APPOINTMENTS OF ADESINA, NWOSU AS EDITORS OF ‘THE NATION’ AND ‘THE SUN’ In letters sent out yesterday, Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed felicitations with the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, Senator Olamilekan ‘Yayi’ Adeola on his 50th birthday. *DSP Omo-Agege* He also applauded the appointment of Mr. Adeniyi Adesina ... Read More »

Ekiti Obas File Case  Against Fayemi over Traditional Council Chair Appointment

Ekiti Obas File Case Against Fayemi over Traditional Council Chair Appointment

  By Ade Ademiju, Ado- Ekiti The appointment of the Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti, Oba Adebanji Alabi , as the Chairman of the Ekiti State Traditional Council has taken another dimension as some aggrieved monarchs have gone to Court to seek the nullification of the action taken by Governor Kayode Fayemi. The 16 most prominent monarchs called ‘Pelupelu Obas’ described ... Read More »

Eid: Let’s emulate Prophet Ibrahim’s steadfastness- Gov Abiodun

Eid: Let’s emulate Prophet Ibrahim’s steadfastness- Gov Abiodun

GOODWILL MESSAGE BY THE GOVERNOR OF OGUN STATE, HIS EXCELLENCY, PRINCE DAPO ABIODUN, MFR ON THE 2019 EID-EL-KABIR FESTIVAL, HELD ON SUNDAY, 11TH AUGUST, 2019 On behalf of your Government, I wish all our Muslims faithfuls a happy Eid-el-Kabir celebration. It is my prayer that we will celebrate many more of Eid-el-Kabir in good health and prosperity. There are numerous ... Read More »

Operation No Cover-up: Police launch major manhunt for Taraba kidnap kingpin

Operation No Cover-up: Police launch major manhunt for Taraba kidnap kingpin

How kidnap boss bought community’s, security agents’ loyalty Group threatens to sue Buratai, others Police have launched a massive manhunt nationwide for a fleeing kidnap kingpin in Taraba State, Hamisu Wadume, who was allegedly released by some soldiers at a checkpoint on Ibi-Jalingo road after the troops opened fire on a police van, killing three policemen and a civilian. The ... Read More »

Eid: Buhari urges Muslims to put virtues of Islam to practice

Eid: Buhari urges Muslims to put virtues of Islam to practice

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said the greatest commitment to Islam is for Muslims to put its good virtues into practice, and by making justice and righteousness the guiding principle of their everyday life. In his Eid el-Kabir Sallah message to Muslims in the country, President Buhari explained that “we should be the mirror through which others see the good ... Read More »

Guinean president in Daura to celebrate Eid with Buhari

Guinean president in Daura to celebrate Eid with Buhari

  L-R: Buhari, Conde* President of Guinea, Prof. Alpha Conde was on Saturday accorded a warm welcome by President Muhammadu Buhari and members of Daura community in Katsina State. President Conde is in Daura for Eid El-Kabir celebrations. The visiting President will attend the Eid prayers with President Buhari on Sunday and be treated to the traditional Durbar display at ... Read More »

Killings of Nigerians: Buhari in telephone conversation with South African president

Killings of Nigerians: Buhari in telephone conversation with South African president

  President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, will meet in October to discuss issues relating to wellbeing of citizens against the backdrop of incessant killings and harassment of Nigerians in South Africa. The two leaders will also discuss ways to further strengthen trade relations between the two largest African economies. In a telephone conversation with the South ... Read More »