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Schools reopened in Katsina state, three months after Kankara abductions

Schools reopened in Katsina state, three months after Kankara abductions

Katsina state government has directed five boarding schools in the state to reopen for the continuation of the 2020/2021 academic session. The schools are to reopen from Sunday March 28th, three months after schools in…

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Hijab: MURIC advice Kwara Govt. to rename Christian, Muslim schools

Hijab: MURIC advice Kwara Govt. to rename Christian, Muslim schools

      The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has urged the Kwara State government to rename all schools whose authorities ‘have refused to obey court pronouncements’ and government’s directives on the use of hijab in…

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CAN has failed to learn from History – MURIC reacts to hijab crisis in Kwara schools

CAN has failed to learn from History – MURIC reacts to hijab crisis in Kwara schools

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has said that the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has not learned from history and that it will see who blinks first as it concerns the crisis in Kwara schools…

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Ex-JAMB registrar, Professor Ojerinde by ICPC over N900m fraud

Ex-JAMB registrar, Professor Ojerinde by ICPC over N900m fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested a former Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Dibu Ojerinde, for allegedly misappropriating N900 million.…

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Hijab controversy: Christians, Muslims clash in Kwara as Christian schools reopens (videos)

Hijab controversy: Christians, Muslims clash in Kwara as Christian schools reopens (videos)

There is pandemonium as Christians and Muslims clashed in Ilorin, Kwara state capital Wednesday, March 17 after the state government reopened 10 Christian schools which were initially shut down over a the hijab controversy. The…

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Aisha Buhari breaks silence on abduction of schoolgirls, wishes Nigerians a Happy International Women’s day

Aisha Buhari breaks silence on abduction of schoolgirls, wishes Nigerians a Happy International Women’s day

The first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, has sent a goodwill message to Nigerian women, congratulating them on the occasion of the 2021 International Women’s Day. Aisha who has been silent since September 2020 after…

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FG begins mass relocation of pupils from Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

FG begins mass relocation of pupils from Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

The Federal Ministry of Education says it has begun the relocation of pupils from Borno, Yobe, and Adamawa states to other states following the alarming rate of abduction of school children in the country. Ben…

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Ibidapo Obe dies of COVID-19 complications

Ibidapo Obe dies of COVID-19 complications

A former University of Lagos Vice-chancellor, Professor Ibidapo Obe, has died of COVID-19 complications. The former University don passed away on Sunday, 3rd January 2020. Professor Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe, was former President of the Nigeria Academy…

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Schools, airport reopening: Buhari govt issues warning on resurgence of COVID-19

Schools, airport reopening: Buhari govt issues warning on resurgence of COVID-19

The federal government has warned of the possibility of a resurgence of COVID-19 as schools and intentional airports reopen across the country. Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, gave the…

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Wale Babalakin resigns as Unilag Pro-Chancellor

Wale Babalakin resigns as Unilag Pro-Chancellor

Wale Babalakin, the Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Wale Babalakin, has resigned from his position. Babalakin’s resignation followed a disagreement with the federal government’s visitation panel sent to the university. Following the leadership Issue…

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