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Independence Day

October 2, 2022

2023: Vote out inefficient politicians, APGA chieftain advises Nigerians

APGA guber candidate in Benue, Joseph Waya, urged Nigerians to rebuild the country in accordance with the aspirations of their forefathers.

Joseph Waya
October 2, 2022

Two POS robbers killed in jungle justice by Lagos mob: Police

The police said the incident happened on Independence Day, stressing that the mob burnt the suspected robbers beyond recognition.

SP Benjamin Hundeyin
October 1, 2022

Nigeria @62: Jonathan, Osinbajo, others join Buhari to mark Independence Day

Nigeria’s colourful 62nd Independence Day Anniversary parades was held amidst watertight security at Eagle Square, Abuja, on Saturday.

Goodluck Jonathan, Yemi Osinbajo
October 1, 2022

Independence Day: Nigerians suffering under bandits’ captivity, Peter Obi cries out 

Meanwhile, Mr Buhari in his Independence Day speech on Saturday said his regime has made progress in combating insecurity, corruption and lifting Nigerians out of poverty.

Peter Obi Credit Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo
October 1, 2022

We have made progress, Buhari says in Independence Day address (FULL SPEECH)

“We have made appreciable progress in these areas but not yet at our destination.”

President Muhammadu Buhari
October 1, 2022

PDP asks Nigerians not to lose hope

Mr Ologunagba called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure and guarantee peaceful, free, fair and credible 2023 general elections.

PDP
July 4, 2022

Russia refuses to celebrate with U.S. on Independence Day

Since Russia invaded Ukraine, the U.S. has been at the forefront of sending weapons, helping train Ukrainian forces and imposing sanctions against Moscow.

Biden Putin
May 20, 2022

Subscribers oppose 40% tariff hike; demand better quality services from telcos

Mr Bilesanmi stressed that any move to increase the tariffs would be unacceptable by subscribers.

GLO, MTN, AIRTEL, 9MOBILE
December 19, 2021

FG mulls special day to celebrate senior citizens: Official

The global UN day for older persons coincides with Nigeria’s Independence Day celebration on every October 1st.

Photo of elderly people used to illustrate the story
October 2, 2021

Cheta Nwanze: Buhari’s Independence Day address ignores ailing health sector

All his kids are schooled abroad, his wife lives in Dubai, and whenever he has a headache, he goes to London.