JAMB to Move Utme to Ilorin If Lautech Students Protest Continues

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Monday said it has made plans to move candidates of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, who were scheduled to have their examination at the Ladoke Akintola Uni…

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Monday said it has made plans to move candidates of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, who were scheduled to have their examination at the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso, to Ilorin to write their examination due to continued unrest at the university.

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Nigeria Ranked 13th Least Stable Country in the World

[Premium Times] For the second year in a row, Nigeria is ranked the 13th least stable country in the world on the Fragile States Index, FSI, released by the Washington DC-based think-tank, Fund for Peace, FFP.

[Premium Times] For the second year in a row, Nigeria is ranked the 13th least stable country in the world on the Fragile States Index, FSI, released by the Washington DC-based think-tank, Fund for Peace, FFP.

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Govt Won’t Interfere in Malabu OPL 245 Corruption Probe – Kachikwu

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has said that it will not interfere in the on-going court actions in respect of the Malabu Oil Prospecting Lease, OPL 245 scandal.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has said that it will not interfere in the on-going court actions in respect of the Malabu Oil Prospecting Lease, OPL 245 scandal.

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Wizkid, Tekno, Davido, Mr. Eazi, Others Make 2017 BET Awards Nomination

[Premium Times] Nigerian music acts, Wizkid, Tekno, Davido and Mr. Eazi, have been nominated for the 2017 BET Awards in the highly controversial “Best International Act: Africa Category”.

[Premium Times] Nigerian music acts, Wizkid, Tekno, Davido and Mr. Eazi, have been nominated for the 2017 BET Awards in the highly controversial "Best International Act: Africa Category".

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Council Chairman, Four Others Granted Bail for Allegedly Planning to Kill Dino Melaye

[Premium Times] The Kogi High Court on Monday granted bail to five accused persons, including the Administrator of Ijumu Local Government, Taufiq Isah, charged with attempt to assassinate a senator, Dino Melaye.

[Premium Times] The Kogi High Court on Monday granted bail to five accused persons, including the Administrator of Ijumu Local Government, Taufiq Isah, charged with attempt to assassinate a senator, Dino Melaye.

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Nigeria Resuming Oil Search in Chad Basin Liberated From Boko Haram ‘Within Weeks’

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government will soon restart oil prospecting in the volatile Chad Basin liberated from the terrorist sect, Boko Haram, a representative of the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), Maik…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government will soon restart oil prospecting in the volatile Chad Basin liberated from the terrorist sect, Boko Haram, a representative of the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, said Monday.

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El-Rufai Cautions Appointees Over 2019 Posters

[Leadership] Kaduna State governor,Mallam Nasir el-Rufai,has ordered all political appointees who have 2019 ambition to stop putting posters and billboards, saying the mid- point of his administration is not the time for politics.

[Leadership] Kaduna State governor,Mallam Nasir el-Rufai,has ordered all political appointees who have 2019 ambition to stop putting posters and billboards, saying the mid- point of his administration is not the time for politics.

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