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Abubakar Abdulrasheed, the National Universities Commission Executive Secretary (NUC), has resigned. This announcement was made by Abdulrasheed himself on Monday at the headquarters of the Commission. He announced while granting a provisional license to Kogi State University in Kabba, Kogi State. Abdulrasheed referred to the newly established university as his final achievement during his seven-year tenure, where he granted approvals to several universities nationwide. However, he did not disclose the specific reasons for his resignation. More information regarding this matter will be provided at a later time.

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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR, has approved the immediate dissolution of the Governing Boards of all Federal Government Parastatals, Agencies, Institutions, and Government-Owned Companies in the exercise of its Constitutional Powers and in the Public interest. The dissolution does not, however, affect Boards, Commissions, and Councils listed in the Third Schedule, Part 1, Section 153 (i) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as amended. In view of this development and until such a time new boards are constituted, the Chief Executive Officers of the Parastatals, Agencies, Institutions, and Government-Owned Companies are directed to refer matters requiring…

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Here is the list as published by the State House; – Dele Alake Special Adviser, Special Duties, Communications and Strategy   – Yau Darazo Special Adviser, Political and Intergovernmental Affairs   – Wale Edun Special Adviser, Monetary Policies – Mrs. Olu Verheijen Special Adviser, Energy   Also Read Tinubu’s Relief to Nigerians: Manufacturers Welcome the Electricity Act 2023 – Zacchaeus Adedeji Special Adviser, Revenue   – Nuhu Ribadu Special Adviser, Security   – John Ugochukwu Uwajumogu Special Adviser, Industry, Trade and Investment.   – Dr (Mrs.) Salma Ibrahim Anas Special Adviser, Health

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The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has expressed its belief that the signing of the Electricity Act 2023 by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu would serve as a relief to its members and the Nigerian populace. The association emphasized the importance of proper implementation, especially after fuel subsidy removal. In a statement released by Ms. Chisom Oguezuonu, Executive Officer of MAN’s Corporate Service Division, Mr. Segun Ajayi-Kadir, the Director General of MAN, highlighted the numerous challenges that have plagued Nigeria’s power sector over the past few decades. He cited factors such as inadequate policy enforcement, excessive regulation, gas supply instability, and…

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Allen Onyema, the CEO of Air Peace, has called for the dissolution of Nigeria Air, the national carrier introduced during the previous administration. He suggested that the country invests in a flagship airline rather than a national carrier, which he described as defunct. During an interview on Arise Television’s morning show, Onyema criticized the airline’s ownership structure, stating that it favors Ethiopia. He argued that Nigeria is providing the financial investment for the airline, while Ethiopia stands to gain 49% of the venture without contributing any funds. According to The PUNCH, the Federal Government received the first plane of Nigeria…

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Lionel Messi: “I heard that they had to sell players or lower the salary of players to sign me and the truth is that I didn’t want to go through that. I was already accused of many things that were not true in my career at Barcelona and I was already a little tired, I didn’t want to go through all that again.” 💔 “Honestly, I’m not sure if Barça did everything possible to make it happen, honestly; I just know what Xavi told me. The club, today, was not in a position to confirm 100% that I could return,…

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The Lamidi Apapa-led faction of the Labour Party extended its congratulations to President Bola Tinubu for preserving June 12 as Democracy Day in honor of the late Chief MKO Abiola’s democratic sacrifice. In addition, the faction commended the Directorate of State Services (DSS) for taking action against Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele shortly after his suspension by the president. Dr. Abayomi Arabambi, the faction’s spokesperson, issued a statement urging Nigerians to continue supporting the positive intentions of the Federal Government and to provide constructive criticism when necessary. He said, “We congratulate Nigerians for witnessing the first democracy day under the…

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The United States has decided to rejoin the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) starting in July, as announced by the organization on Monday. After ceasing all funding and announcing its withdrawal from UNESCO in 2011, the U.S. will again become a member of the UN cultural agency. UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay expressed that this decision signifies a significant show of confidence in UNESCO and multilateralism. Furthermore, it reflects the trust in the agency’s effective implementation of its mandate encompassing culture, education, science, and information. UNESCO said that in a letter sent to Azoulay, the U.S. State Department…

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Governor Hope Uzodinma, who serves as the chair of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) and represents Imo state, has revealed that a significant number of senators-elect are rallying behind Godswill Akpabio’s bid for the position of Senate President. Uzodinma shared this information during a Monday media interaction at the Aso Rock villa. He expressed confidence that Akpabio would secure the position due to the forum’s dedicated efforts in persuading senators-elect to support him. He said, “You must have heard, the president, in his wisdom, organized a small technical committee to help coordinate the process of tomorrow’s election, which by my…

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The Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA) has warned residents and farmers living along river banks, urging them to refrain from engaging in water-based activities and relocate to safer areas inland to prevent potential flooding. During a meeting with the agency’s 25 local government desk officers in Minna, Garba Salihu, the Acting Director General of NSEMA, conveyed the directives on behalf of Deputy Governor Yakubu Garba, who also serves as the agency’s Chairman. The purpose of the meeting was to inform the desk officers about the imminent flood situation. “Our desk officers in all 25 local governments are responsible for…

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