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The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mr. Mohammad Bello has ordered the indefinite closure of Dei-Dei international market, Abuja. Mr. Bello gave the order after a clash between commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as okada riders, which claimed at least four lives. While inspecting the scene of the incident along with the FCT Commissioner of […]

The Supreme Court has joined Rivers State in President Muhammadu Buhari’s suit against Section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act. According to reports, hearing in the suit has been fixed for May 26. The Supreme Court fixed the date after joining Rivers State as an interested party. Justice Muhammad Dattijo adjourned the matter following the […]

UN has warned that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could soon cause a global food crisis that may last for years, the United Nation. Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres said the war had worsened food insecurity in poorer nations due to rising prices, adding that some countries could face long-term famines if Ukraine’s exports are not restored to […]

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has banned the operations of commercial motorcycles popularly called Okada, in six Local Governments. The Governor announced that the ban is indefinite and total. Sanwo-Olu asked the Lagos Police Command and other security agencies to enforce the ban. The six local governments listed by the governor are Ikeja, Surulere, […]

Director-General, National Commission for Museum and Monuments (NCMM) Prof. Abba Tijani, has called for the recognition of museums as research institutions in the country. Tijani made the call in an interview with newsmen on Wednesday, as Nigeria marked International Museum Day (IMD) with the theme ‘The Power of Museum’ He said this was necessary to […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Brigadier General Mohammed Fada as the new Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Fada, who will take over from Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, is expected to resume office on Wednesday, May 18. According to reports, the Yobe State born Fada was in the NYSC Headquarters […]

A United States media has reported that flight data shows that a China Eastern Airlines plane that crashed in March was intentionally put into a nose-dive. A preliminary assessment by United States officials reveals that investigators have so far not found any mechanical or technical faults with the jet. According to reports, the Boeing 737-800 […]

A United States court has heard that a lawyer for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to manipulate the agency in order to win the election. Arguments in the trial of Michael Sussmann began with prosecutors saying he hoped to create an “October surprise” in the race’s final […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Right Honourable Patricia Etteh, over a shady contract worth 240 million Naira awarded by the Niger Delta Development Commission. Reports say Etteh was at the Abuja office of the EFCC on Tuesday and had yet to be released as […]

A Child Expert has given a clarion call on the need to lookout for the wellbeing of the male child to complement the course of gender equity in the society as the world commemorates the World Boy Child’s Day. Invicta FM News Correspondent David Vincent Ejeh brings us more details. Vincent David

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