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DSS to forge national security awareness partnership with Nollywood, others

*AGN: ‘We’re ready to provide advocacy, public enlightenment campaigns’ Emmanuel Onani, Abuja As part of measures to educate the public on its core mandate of prevention and detection of crime against the state, the Department of State Services (DSS) has declared its readiness to partner responsible and “friendly organisations” in the country to achieve the […]

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FEC approves N2.9bn for printing of question papers, others

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N2.9 billion contracts for the printing of sensitive and non-sensitive examination materials. The council also approved N1.6 billion for the rehabilitation and upgrade of some roads within the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The decisions were taken at the council’s meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buharo. […]

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JUST IN: Looters invade Abuja NYSC camp, cart away mattresses, others  

Some hoodlums on Tuesday morning broke into the Orientation Camp of the National Youth Corps (NYSC) in Kubwa, Abuja. The thugs armed with knives and other sharp objects blocked the road and ordered motorists to turn back. They were seen coming out of the premises with mattresses, plastic chairs and other items. Residents in the […]

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JUST IN: Hoodlums break into Dogara’s house in Jos, cart away tricycles, electronics, others

*Also steal bags of fertiliser from agric office Musa Pam, Jos Hoodlums on Sunday defied the 24-hour curfew imposed on Jos North and Jos South of Plateau State by Governor Simon Lalong and broke into home of the former Speaker House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara in Jos and carted away tricycles, furniture, electronics […]

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Awards: DAME, Nestlé call for entries in Nutrition Reporting, others

  Appolonia Adeyemi   Now in its 29th Year, the Diamond Awards for Media Excellence (DAME) has called for entries of works produced in 2019. Also, Nestlé Nigeria has called on nutrition and wellness writers to take advantage of this opportunity to showcase and be recognised for their articles and stories in the ‘Nestlé Prize […]