Day: November 23, 2021

FG insists on December 1 deadline for workers to get COVID-19 vaccine

The Federal Government has insisted that federal civil servants without COVID-19 vaccination will not be allowed access to workplace from December 1. FELLOW PRESS Recall that the chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, had announced that effective December 1, 2021, unvaccinated Federal Government …

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Fani-Kayode’s arrest: EFCC only invited me, says Ex-minister

Femi Fani-Kayode,  former Minister of Aviation, has denied media reports claiming he was arrested by EFCC operatives earlier today. Posting the photos above on his Instagram page, Fani-Kayode wrote: ”Just arrived at the George Hotel for dinner. I was never arrested by the EFCC. I was invited & I flew down to Lagos to see them. …

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Futureview woos investors on MTNN public offer

Futureview Group has urged its clients to take advantage of the planned offer for subscription of 575 million shares of MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTNN) through book building to beef up their portfolios. The Group Managing Director, Futureview, Mrs Elizabeth Ebi, gave the charge in a statement signed by Head, Corporate Finance, Futureview Financial Services, …

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OAU PG student’s death: Police reacts to suspect ‘audio message’ while in custody

Police in Osun State has refuted a report that a suspect, in the case of late Timothy Adegoke, a post-graduate student of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), released an audio message while in custody. Police spokesman, SP Yemisi Opalola, told a news conference in Osogbo on Tuesday that the purported audio message allegedly made by the …

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Baba Suwe’s family announce burial date of veteran actor

The family of late veteran comic actor, Babatunde Omidina better known as Baba Suwe, has announced the date for his funeral. A statement released by Adesola Omidina, a son of the late veteran actor, said his father’s interment would hold on Thursday, November 25, 2021. According to Adesola, the interment will commence at the deceased …

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Yobe Govt declares 10% cut in workers’ salaries to boost education

Yobe State Government has announced that 10 percent of workers’ basic salary for November would be deducted as their contribution to the education recovery appeal fund. The Commissioner of Home Affairs, Information, and Culture, Mohammed Lamin who is also the Chairman Sub-committee for Yobe Education Recovery Appeal Fund disclosed this on Monday Novemer 22, in …

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Squid Game: Parents bar little girl who voiced Red Light, Green Light doll from watching the movie

Reagan To, the Squid Game actress who voiced the Red Light, Green Light doll, has revealed her parents won’t let her watch the violent Netflix hit because she’s too young. The 10-year-old voiced the terrifying Red Light, Green Light doll in Squid Game’s English language dub. But despite being famous around the world, Reagan still …

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Davido should run for House of Reps – Deji Adeyanju

Famous Nigerian singer, Davido has been urged to run for House of representatives in 2023. Deji Adeyanju, an activist urged the musician to contest while reacting to his N250 million donation to orphanages across Nigeria. According to him, Davido’s donation to the less privileged in the nation shows he is aware of the issues faced …

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#EndSARS: FG rejects panel report, demands more evidence

  The Federal Government has rejected the report of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution on Lekki Toll Gate Shooting which had indicted the Nigerian Police and the military. FELLOW PRESS recalls that the panel, which was inaugurated in October 2020, had last week, submitted its findings to the Lagos State Government, …

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Ikoyi building collapse: Lagos4Lagos Movement commiserates with families of victims

Building collapse: Ensure application of standards in your operations – Minister

The Minister of Power, Mr Abukakar Aliyu, has called on engineers in the building sector to be proactive and ensure standard operations in the discharge of their duties. Mrs Odutayo Oluseyi, Assistant Director, Press, Ministry of Power, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. The minister spoke against the backdrop of recent …

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Oga Bello, other Nollywood celebrities mourn late “Baba Suwe”

Veteran Actor, Adebayo Salami, popularly known as “Oga Bello”, on Monday said the death of Nigerian Comedian, Babatunde Omidina, fondly called “Baba Suwe”, has left a huge vacuum in the Nigerian Comedy industry. Salami, while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), paid tribute to late Omidina, describing him as an extraordinary comedian. He …

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NACCIMA seeks full implementation of executive order 005

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called for the full implementation of Executive Order 005 to extensively address Nigeria’s rising unemployment figures. It made the call on Tuesday in Lagos via a communique of its 4th quarter council meeting signed by NACCIMA Director-General, Amb. Ayoola Olukanni. Executive order …

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Dollar to naira exchange rate today 23 November 2021

    FELLOW PRESS brings you news on the dollar to naira exchange rate today 23 November 2021. This update comprises of dollar to naira exchange at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), official forex rate, and Black Market rate.   How much is Dollar to Naira Exchange at CBN Rate? According to available data from the CBN, US dollar …

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