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NNPC Begins Oil Exploration in Benue Trough

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has started exploratory activities in Benue State in search of oil. This was disclosed by the...

NNPC Begins Rehabilitation Of 3 Refineries To Meet 2019 Target

By CHIKA IZUORA, Lagos and FESTUS OKOROMADU, Abuja In line with the presidential mandate of rehabilitating the nation’s three refineries, the Nigerian National...

Yoruba Summit on Restructuring Begins in Ibadan

From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Prominent Yoruba people and other eminent Nigerians are now in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, for the mega summit of the Yoruba Standpoint on...

Banire’s ‘Misconduct’: Panel Begins Sitting

Embattled National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Muiz Banire, failed to appear yesterday before the disciplinary committee of the party at...

Fed Govt Accuses Lecturers of Bad Faith as ASUU Begins Strike

‘It’ll be total, comprehensive, indefinite’ Situation on campuses University teachers are set for major strike, it was announced yesterday. The Academic Staff...

Drug Abuse: NDLEA Begins House-to-House Campaign 

From Fred Ezeh, Abuja  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has announced a change in approach and reinvented new tactics to tackle the menace of drug...

Police Begins Full-Scale Investigation Into Robbery Incident On Jonathan’s House

SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, (THEWILL) – The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Police Command says it has commenced a full-fledge investigation into the case of theft in the...

Breaking: Lagos Begins Demolition of Shanties in Obalende

The Lagos State Government, Saturday, started the demolition of illegal structures and shanties in Obalende. The government has served another 48 hours ‘Abatement...

Nigerian Army Begins De-Radicalisation of 43 Repentant Boko Haram Members

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it had begun the de-radicalisation of 43 Boko Haram insurgents who recently surrendered in Borno. A statement signed by Onyema...

Nigeria Begins Issuance of Temporary Work Permit Via Email to Expatriates

The Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, has begun issuance of Temporary Work Permit, TWP, Visa by e-mail to expatriates coming to the country for temporary work. The...

JAMB Begins Sales Of 2017 Direct Entry, Foreign Candidates’ Forms July 10 – Official

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will begin the sale of the 2017 Direct Entry forms and registration of foreign candidates on July 10. JAMB’s Head of...

FG Begins Training of 7,500 Tax Advocates

From Uche Usim, Abuja The Federal Ministry of Finance has begun training for 7,500 graduates to be deployed in rural communities as tax advocates.  Speaking after...

INEC Begins Senator Melaye’s Recall July 3

Senator Dino Melaye By Ali Alkali with agency report The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it will begin the process of recalling Senator Dino Melaye...

Senate Begins Probe of Service Providers Over Dropped Calls

By Christiana Ekpa and Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Senate yesterday mandated its joint committees on Communication and Trade to carry out full scale investigation into...

Kidnapped Students: Lagos Begins Construction of Security Watch Towers Around School

The Lagos State Government on Monday said it has begun the construction of security watch towers at the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla. The tower, the government...