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Naira cash in Ghana-must-go bag

Ogun, Cross River, Ekiti, Gombe, Kwara received least federal allocation: NBS

The five states that received the highest allocations in the first six months of 2024 are Delta, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Lagos and Bayelsa.

Education

A photo of students in a classroom

Stakeholders seek improved welfare for teachers in Borno

It also tasked citizens of Borno on inclusivity and accountability in education as a moral imperative towards rebuilding a more equitable and just society.

Agriculture

AEROPLANES AT ABUJA AIRPORT

NiMet issues latest weather alert for Nigeria, cautions airlines 

The weather agency urged the airline operators to get updated weather reports and forecasts from NiMet so they could effectively plan their operations. 

OPINION

Ecowas Court judgment may be hard to enforce, but Nigerian govt actors will pay for #EndSARS brutality

Instead of heeding the protesters’ calls for reform, Nigeria’s security forces unleashed a series of brutal assaults in various parts of the country.

The book after trial of Nuhu Ribadu 

Will it take another 16 years before a sequel? There’s never been a holiday between The Trial of Nuhu Ribadu and Writing for Media and Monetising It.

Azu Ishiekwene: Rishi Sunak’s next life

But Sunak is young and immensely gifted. He is not finished quite yet. His death might have been slightly exaggerated.

Rudolf Okonkwo: Why Donald Trump must be U.S. next president

I am already preparing for Trump’s second coming.

Joshua Opanike: Ojude-Oba was good distraction from Tinubu’s atrocity, but festival’s potential endless

What is the essence of a colourful ensemble of aso-oke, matched with exquisite adornments perfectly aligned for camera lenses?

Prateek Suri: Generative AI and the Future of Africa: Challenges, potentials, and sovereignty

“To fully realise the potential of AI, African nations must mobilise their global diaspora talents and capital,” Mr Suri said.

Lagos

Sanwo-Olu and danfo buses

Sanwo-Olu’s government clarifies danfo ban in Lagos

Danfo buses that conform to the standards of the VIS will operate as mid-capacity, according to the Lagos government.

States

Shiites

Police ban Islamic Movement of Nigeria against Ashura Day procession

“The said ritual practice has in the recent past been characterised by unimaginable violence leading to the destruction of properties, injuries to persons and even loss of lives,” said the