Insecurity: FG begins inter-agencies training on public safety, internal security

Insecurity: FG begins inter-agencies training on public safety, internal security

As part of efforts to improve security agencies' response to various threats to public peace and safety across the country, the federal government has flagged-off an inter-agencies training on Nigeria ...
Yoruba group raises the alarm over plot to attack security agents in South-west

Yoruba group raises the alarm over plot to attack security agents in South-west

A coalition under the aegis of the Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF) Thursday called on the federal and state governments, the National Assembly as well as security agencies to take urgent ...
Communal clashes: Senators sue for peace in Benue, Ebonyi

Communal clashes: Senators sue for peace in Benue, Ebonyi

Worried by the lingering communal Clashes among people of some communities in their States, Senators Abba Moro (PDP Benue South) and Sam Egwu (PDP Ebonyi North), have sued for peace. The ...
Police confirms as gunmen reportedly attack Anambra police station, set inmates free

Police confirms as gunmen reportedly attack Anambra police station, set inmates free

Armed men Wednesday killed two police inspectors and released all detainees during an attack on Obosi police station in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. The police stated ...
Breaking: RCCG Pastor Adeboye's son is dead

Breaking: RCCG Pastor Adeboye’s son is dead

Pastor Dare Adeboye, the 'miracle child' of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, Enoch Adeboye, has passed on at the age of 42. The Head ...
Lalong represents shining light of APC politics - Governors

Lalong represents shining light of APC politics – Governors

The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has described Chairman, Northern Governors Forum (NGF) and the governor of Plateau state, Simon Bako Lalong, as a shining light of the ruling All Progressives ...
Man arrested for killing mother-in-law in Ogun

Man arrested for killing mother-in-law in Ogun

A 28-year-old man, Opeyemi Adeola Ganiyu, was on the 3rd of May 2021 arrested by men of Ogun state police command for killing his mother in law, Abosede Oyewole.  The ...
Despite FOI Act, FG still acts like military regime —  Ehusani

Despite FOI Act, FG still acts like military regime — Ehusani

The Executive Director of Lux Terra Leadership Foundation, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani, Wednesday, said despite the enactment of the Freedom of Information Act (FOI Act, the Federal Government is acting ...
MRA urges FG’s commitment on media workers for ease of information

MRA urges FG’s commitment on media workers for ease of information

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the Federal Government to make a commitment to put mechanisms in place to ensure ease of access to information for citizens and create ...

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Buhari reacts to release of Forestry School students

Buhari reacts to release of Forestry School students

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday welcomed the release of the 27 students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, and congratulated their friends, families and the government and people of ...
In Kaduna, troops rescue 13 kidnapped persons, gunmen kill 2

In Kaduna, troops rescue 13 kidnapped persons, gunmen kill 2

  Gunmen killed two vigilante and kidnapped 13 people in Gwagwada Chikun local government area of Kaduna state before troops arrived the scene to rescue the 13 kidnapped persons after ...
FCT Police nab 5 'robbers', recover cars, arms

FCT Police nab 5 ‘robbers’, recover cars, arms

The FCT Police Command has arrested five suspects for car snatching/armed robbery along Gwagwalada and Wuye axis.Police Public Relations Officer for the command, ASP Mariam Yusuf, in a press statement, ...
EFCC nabs man for cloning commission's e-mail, fraud

EFCC nabs man for cloning commission’s e-mail, fraud

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested one Udochukwu Ugochukwu Simeon for allegedly creating fraudulent clones of the commission's e-mail address, and using same to defraud ...
Breaking: Day after massive protest at NASS, 29 Afaka students regain freedom

Breaking: Day after massive protest at NASS, 29 Afaka students regain freedom

The remaining 29 students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna state have been released. One of the parents, Malam Usman Abdullahi Tumburke, confirmed their release to Blueprint on ...
Reps ask FG to suspend population census over insecurity

Reps ask FG to suspend population census over insecurity

The House of Representatives has called for the suspension of the planned population and housing census, until a time the security of the country is stabilised. While mandating its relevant ...

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Who is responsible for the killings in Nigeria?

Who is responsible for the killings in Nigeria?

The Delta state government has approved the commencement of a new cycle for the Rural Youths Skill Acquisition (RYSA) and ...
Job creation: Delta approves 900 skills acquisition for RYSA, GEST

Job creation: Delta approves 900 skills acquisition for RYSA, GEST

ABDULRAHMAN A. ABDULRAUF chronicles tributes by the management team of Blueprint newspapers on the occasion of the publisher’s birthday and ...
Blueprint: Double milestones for a tabloid and its publisher

Blueprint: Double milestones for a tabloid and its publisher

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FG to reform RBDAs, seek alternative funding source

FG to reform RBDAs, seek alternative funding source

The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu has said that the need to reform the nation’s River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) is to seek alternative sources of funding to ...
Tax Evasion: FIRS plans direct deductions from defaulters bank accounts, other assets

Tax Evasion: FIRS plans direct deductions from defaulters bank accounts, other assets

Following rising cases of willful and illegal withholding of taxes collected by companies, corporations, Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) and other agents of collection, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) ...
Fuel pump price hike imminent as Brent crude climbs

Fuel pump price hike imminent as Brent crude climbs

With Brent Crude oil, Nigeria’s benchmark trading at $69.74 per barrel up by over 1.25 percent, while this means an increase in oil revenue for Nigerian government, the excitement, however, ...

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