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FG to employ 200,000 before month-end, says Osinbajo


Nigeria’s Vice President, Mr. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday said the Federal Government would employ 200,000 unemployed graduates by the end of the month. Osinbajo, who spoke to journalists at the Presidential Villa, said a number of social investment programmes of the Buhari presidency has reached advanced stages. The direct government jobs are meant to keep young […]

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have expressed their countries’ readiness to shore up bilateral ties especially in the economic field.
Tillerson added that Trump put a lot of pressure on both leaders to get to the negotiating table because achieving peace between Israel and the Palestinian people could trigger the process of achievin
Singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo also known as D’banj, is said to be expecting his first child with wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow. According to online reports, D’banj who is also an entrepreneur and TV host is cur
A man was stripped naked at the Mararaba axis of Abuja on Tuesday over incomplete vehicle document. The man, simply identified as John was allegedly “punished” by soldiers after men of the
Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office to the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the settlement of the Donbas crisis, Ambassador Martin Sajdik says that the number of civilians killed
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A video showing protesting workers in Delta State has surfaced online. In the video, the protesters lamented the non-payment of their salaries for a year and one month. They called on the state govern
A top US Air Force official on Wednesday denied claims that civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria are soaring under President Donald Trump, who has given greater leeway to battlefield commanders. Airw
Nigerian superstar rapper, Olamide has changed his looks. He now spots a gold and grey hair and gold goatee. He showed off his new look on instagram on Wednesday evening. Olamide revealed photos of hi
    Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the total value of capital imported (foreign investment) into the country in first quarter of 2017 was estimated at 908.27 mill
Police were on high alert in Amsterdam Wednesday after the Manchester attack, as more than 120,000 people streamed to the Dutch capital to watch Ajax take on Manchester United in the Europa League fin
Below is a roundup of major events on Wednesday, 24 May:
Anna Okon The Nigeria Customs Service, Tin Can Island command, has transferred the recently intercepted  440 riffles and the suspect that was arrested in connection with the arms to the NCS, Federal O
John Alechenu, Abuja Governors of the All Progressives Congress governors and members of the party’s National Working Committee on Wednesday resolved to proceed with preparations for the party&#
Highly-regarded Belgian midfielder Youri Tielemans was signed by French champions Monaco on Wednesday on a five-year deal reported to be worth 25 million euros. The 20-year-old Tielemans, who has thre
Ariana Grande has cancelled the next six concerts in her tour out of respect for the 22 people killed and 64 injured in the suicide bombing at the popstar’s show at the Manchester Arena
Friday Olokor, Jos Residents of West of Mines, a popular community in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State, have condemned the alleged stabbing death of 25-year-old Pokyes Danladi by one V
Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen concluded his official visit to Slovenia on Wednesday by attending with his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor a ceremony marking the 60th anniversary of the
The Manchester bombing was an act of extreme evil, and so it has inspired a number of writers, politicians and celebrities to call for an extreme response, writes Anne Applebaum.
Thanks to Pope Francis and the US first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines.
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Members of the Senate, on Wednesday, strongly criticised the privatisation of Nigeria’s power sector, saying the model adopted in the transfer from public to private operator
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja   Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has described as anomalous the likely bid by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to seek re-election in 2018.   ?Fayose had said o
For stabbing his 33-year-old business partner, Sanni Mohammed, to death, 27-year-old Abubakar Samaila is to spend the next 20 years in prison, an Ikeja High Court ruled on Wednesday. Samaila, who was
Brazilian government ministries have been evacuated amid massive protests in the country’s capital, Brasilia. Demonstrators reportedly attacked and even “plundered” some ministerial bui
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday congratulated a former Federal Commissioner of Information and elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, on his 90th birthday. In a
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and President of the European Council Donald Tusk have agreed that the next Ukraine-EU summit will be held in Kyiv on July 13, according to the Ukrainian president
Vladimir Putin came to Moscow's downtown Cathedral of the Savior to venerate the relics of St Nicholas the Wonderworker that arrived in Moscow from Bari, Italy

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