Kano State Agro-Pastoral Development Project (KSADP) has approved about N600 million for provision of facilities at the Dawanau International Grains Market.
This was made known by the Project Communication Specialist, Ameen K Yassar in Kano on Wednesday. Read more here.
Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 elections has complimented Muslims as they commemorate the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
In a congratulatory message in Lagos on Wednesday, the former Governor of Anambra State wrote, “I heartily felicitate all the Muslim faithful in Nigeria, as they celebrate the Eid-El Maulud, to honor the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. Read more here.
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved Biochemistry and Microbiology for the Centre for Continuous Education of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), Ekiti State.
Omolade Adeleke, the Director of FUOYE CCE, stated that with the addition of the two courses, 24 courses will now be offered in the six faculties of the centre. Read more here.
The Federal Government has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to reduce the number of Bureau de Change (BDC) operating in the country from over 5,000 to about 200.
Tope Fasua, the Special Adviser to President Tinubu on Economic Affairs, during an economic policy event organized by the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Read more here.
Men weilding guns have intruded Kwankwami village, Gadar Gayan in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing one resident and injuring three others.
Reports say the gunmen stormed the village at around 8 pm on Tuesday and opened fire to scare residents. Read more here.
Alexander Isak's strike gave Newcastle a hard-fought 1-0 win over Manchester City to reach the fourth round of the Carabao Cup.
The Magpies barely got a kick in a first half dominated by the visitors and were lucky not to have fallen behind. Read more here.
Nigerian singer and Mohbad’s close associate Bella Shmurda has slammed Naira Marley over his recent statement concerning Mohbad’s death.
In a tweet, he asked the Marlian Records boss to go to the police station to report himself. Read more here.
Following the spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in the neighbouring country, Namibia has halted imports of live poultry, birds, and poultry products from South Africa.
The suspension is in effect until further notice, according to a statement issued by the agriculture ministry on Wednesday. Read more here.
Real Madrid bounced back from their weekend derby defeat to Atletico with a comfortable 2-0 win over Las Palmas on Wednesday night.
The win moved Los Blancos up to second in La Liga thanks to goals from Brahim Diaz and Joselu. Read more here.
The embattled Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Lucky Aiyedatiwa has been berated for attempting to stop his impeachment process through an interim order.
The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday issued an injunction preventing the Ondo State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor on the grounds of alleged gross misconduct. Read more here.