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    123,945,463 200,962,417 62.1 % 391,296,754

    Population by state
    RankCitiesPopulation
    1Lagos21,000,000
    2Kano3,550,000
    3Ibadan3,160,000
    4Abuja 3,000,000
    5Benin City
    1,147,188
    6Ilorin
    908,490
    7Jos873,943
    8Kaduna760,084
    9Enugu722,664
    10Warri557,398
    Top Nigerian Universities
    RankUniversity
    1University of Lagos - Lagos
    2University of Ilorin - Ilorin
    3Ahmadu Bello University - Zaria
    4Obafemia Awolowo University - Ile Ife
    5University of Nigeria - Nsukka
    6University of Ibadan - Ibadan
    7Covenant University - Ota
    8Federal University of Technology, Minna - Minna
    9Landmark University – Omu - Aran
    10Rivers State University of Science and Technology - Port Harcourt
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    . Nigerian News Index
    1. Tokyo Olympics live updates: US tops Cuba in beach volleyball, USWNT faces Canada in soccer semifinal American duo of April Ross and Alix Klineman tops Cuba to reach beach volleyball quarterfinals; USWNT can clinch a medal with ...

    2. 20 Killed, 300,000 Stranded In Flood-Hit Bangladesh Region Monsoon floods and landslides have cut off more than 300,000 people in villages across southeast Bangladesh and killed at least 20 people including six Rohingya refugees, officials said Friday.

    3. Kaduna Govt Attempting To Frustrate El-Zakzaky’s Release – Falana Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria has accused the Kaduna State Government of filing fresh terrorism charges ...

    4. FBI’s Indictment Of Abba Kyari, A Dent On Nigeria’s Image – SAN A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Muiz Banire has described the indictment of a Deputy Commissioner for Police, Abba Kyari, in ...

    5. Cheap Flights from Kinshasa N'Djili to Benin City (FIH - BNI) Are there any travel restrictions from Kinshasa N'Djili to Benin City right now? You can travel from Kinshasa N'Djili to Benin City at the moment, but you'll have to quarantine on arrival. You may ...

    6. Senate Urges State Govts To Ensure Financial Inclusion For Poor Citizens The Senate Committee on Banking and Other Financial Institutions has urged state governments particularly in the North West zone of the country to ensure financial inclusion for poor citizens.

    7. No soft landing for criminals in Imo By Chidi Nkwopara IN a recent public accountability phone-in radio programme on Ozisa 96.1 FM, Owerri, Imo State Commissioner ...

    8. NDLEA Seizes Bandits’ Drug Supply In Niger Acting on credible intelligence, operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) from the Kontagora Area command of the Agency in the early hours of Thursday 29th July 2021 raided a ...

    9. Digital golf training will boost Nigeria’s golf development, says Mpoh Efforts to get Nigeria in the mainstream of the world’s golf was boosted at the weekend when some selected Nigerian ...

    10. Foundation donates wheelchairs, crutches to Army, NAOWA Hospital DAO Garden of Love Charity Foundation, at the weekend donated 20 wheelchairs and 10 crutches to Army Command and NAOWA hospital, Abuja. Foun ...

    11. Africa's most populous city is battling floods and rising seas. It may soon be unlivable, experts warn Cars and houses submerged in water, commuters wading through buses knee-high in floods, and homeowners counting the cost of ...

    12. Delta gov, Reps, NIM, others mourn Nollywood actress, Oniga From Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja  Condolence messages have continued to pour in following the demise of Nollywood actress,  Rachel Oniga, in ...

    13. Tokyo Olympics: Amusan, Brume Book Final Spots Team Nigeria’s hurdler, Oluwatobiloaba Amusan, finished in a time of 12.62 seconds to win the women’s semi-final 1 race to ...

    14. ‘Nigeria to surpass 100,000MTs seeds production with PVP law’ Act 2021 recently assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari, stakeholders in the seed supply chain have said Nigeria is sure ...

    15. Edo Govt Praises Tokyo Olympics 100m Finalist, Enoch Adegoke The Edo State Government has praised the outstanding performance of Olympics 100m athlete, Enoch Adegoke, who took part in ...

    16. 15 Soldiers Killed, Six Missing In Niger Attack – Ministry Fifteen soldiers have been killed and six more are missing after a “terrorist” attack in southwest Niger, near the border with Burkina Faso, the defence ministry announced Sunday. The soldiers were ...

    17. Vitafoam Nigeria Reports N3.41bn Profit in 9 months Darasimi Adebisi Vitafoam Nigeria Plc has reported 59.2 per cent increase in profit to N3.41billion in nine months ended ...

    18. APC Ward Congress: Kaduna Adopts Consensus Option The Kaduna State Chapter of the All Progressive Congress adopted a consensus system to elect its ward officials in Saturday’s ...

    19. BREAKING: Akwa United Wins 2020/2021 NPFL Title Akwa United have emerged champions of the 2020/2021 Nigeria Professional Football League season after a remarkable 5-2 ...

    20. Lawmakers rejection of e-transmission of election results The  growing demand for free, fair, credible and transparent elections in Nigeria suffered another setback as the National ...

    21. NNPC Records Petroleum Product Sale Of ₦234.63bn In March The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced that its downstream subsidiary, the Petroleum Products ...

    22. Japan shoots way into quarters with 102-83 rout of Nigeria Saki Hayashi scored 23 points and Japan shot its way into the quarterfinals with a 102-83 rout of Nigeria on Monday in the ...

    23. At Least Four Killed, Several Houses Burnt In Plateau Attack At least four persons have been killed and several houses burnt in attacks on two village; Zanwah and Nchetahu of Miango ...

    24. UBA’s Africa Presence As Elixir for Remittances United Bank for Africa Plc’s strong presence in 20 African countries is a game changer for diaspora remittances, writes Ugo ...


    1. DCP Abba Kyari's List Of Achievements (Photo) - Despite his indictment in Hushpuppi's fraud case, DCP Abba Kyari remains one of the best officers (if not the best so far) in the history of the Nigeria Police Force, Igbere...

    2. JUST IN!!! Strive For Nigeria's Unity - DG Tells NYSC Members (Photos) - NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has advised Prospective Corps Members to utilise the opportunities of the service year to u...

    3. Ikedi Ohakim Dances For Emeka Ihedioha (Throwback Photo/Video) - IgbereTV obtained an old video which captured former Imo State governor, Ikedi Ohakim singing and dancing for former Imo State governor, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihed...

    4. Gov. Ugwuanyi Inaugurates Barr. Nwosu-led Executive Committee Of Enugu Sports Club - Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has inaugurated the 2021/2022 Executive Committee of Enugu Sports Club led by Barr. John Henry ...

    5. Gov. Ugwuanyi Is Most Peaceful Governor - Ohaa - Recently retired Federal Permanent Secretary, an indigene of Obuoffia in Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State, Sir Christian Chinyeaka Ohaa (Odalije), during a c...

    6. BEWARE: Criminals Can Use This Trick To Steal Your Money From ATM Machine (Photos, Video) - A man has shared video of a discovery he made at a public ATM machine, IgbereTV reports. The machine's withdrawal button w...

    7. Pastor To Members: Invest In Your Future Before You Invest In The Church (Photo, Video) - Popular prophet and Shepherd-in-charge of Celestial Church of Christ Global Genesis Parish, Israel Oladele Ogundipe has advised his...

    8. Lauretta Onochie Told Allen Onyeama To Return To America And Face his Accusers (Throwback Photo) - Reno Omokri has stated the Buhari-led government is protecting Super Cop Abba Kyari from facing his indictment in Hushpupp...

    9. BREAKING!!! IGP Suspends Abba Kyari Over Hushpuppi Multimillion Fraud - The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc has recommended the immediate suspension of DCP Abba Kyari, the Head of the...

    10. Hushpuppi: Nothing Must Happen to Abba Kyari, Arewa Youths Send Serious Warning to FBI - Hushpuppi: Nothing Must Happen to Abba Kyari, Arewa Youths Send Serious Warning to FBI | #IgbereTV The Arewa Youth Consultative F...

    11. Gov. Ugwuanyi, Wife, Others Attend Memorial Service Of Former House Of Reps Member, Ugwueze (Photos) - Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, his wife, Mrs. Monica Ugochi Ugwuanyi, the Speaker of the State House of Ass...

    12. Reno Omokri To Nigerians: You And Your Family Will Pay The Price For Abba Kyari’s Corruption - Reno Omokri has taken to his Instagram handle to state the problems Nigerians will have following DCP Abba Kyari's indictmen...

    13. 17-Year-Old Student Stabs Teacher To Death In Plateau State (Photo) - A 17-year old student of Government Technical College Bukuru, Plateau State has murdered his own teacher, Job Dashe. IgbereTV gathered that Dash...

    14. 'Bukola Saraki Wasn't Arrested By EFCC; He Visited EFCC' - Saraki's Media Office - Former Nigeria Senate President, Bukola Saraki has dismissed reports of his arrest by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),...

    15. APC Ward Congress : Very Peaceful Says Governor Umahi - The Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Nweze Umahi has described the All Progressives Congress, APC, ward congress in Ebonyi State as very peaceful with a massive...

    16. Igbo Jews: We Set Out To Tell A Story, Unfortunately We Became The Story - Israeli Zionists (Photos) - Igbo Jews: We Set Out To Tell A Story, Unfortunately We Became The Story - Israeli Zionists | #IgbereTV Images from...

    17. We Want A United Nigeria Where Justice, Equity And Fairness Reign - AirPeace Boss, Allen Onyema - We Want A United Nigeria Where Justice, Equity And Fairness Reigns - AirPeace Boss, Allen Onyema | #IgbereTV "Let peace ...

    18. Charles Awuzie: DCP Abba Kyari Is Innocent, Was Only Manipulated By Hushpuppi - Charles Awuzie, a Nigerian Cyber Security expert based in South Africa believes that DCP Abba Kyari who has been indicted in Hushpuppi's frau...

    19. Video: Look at the Imo Station Where Police Said They 'Intercepted and Repelled' Gunmen Attack - Is Nigeria Police Lying to Nigerians???? | #IgbereTV Look at the Imo Station Where Police Said They 'Intercepted and Repe...

    20. JUST IN!! We Repelled Hoodlums Who Attempted to Attack Njaba Station - Police - JUST IN!! We Repelled Hoodlums Who Attempted to Attack Njaba Station - Police | #IgbereTV Police Press Statement ------------------------...


    1. Africa's most populous city is battling floods and rising seas. It may soon be unlivable, experts warn   CNN
       
    2. Nigerians Protest Disqualification Due To Botched Drug Testing : Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics
      1.   NPR
      2.   Associated Press
      3.   The New York Times
      4.   ESPN
      5.   Reuters

       
    3. Nigeria Suspends Anti-Terrorism Cop Charged in #Hushpuppi Heist   Bloomberg
       
    4. Italy advances to Olympic quarterfinals, tops Nigeria 80-71   Associated Press
       
    5. Nigeria isn't ready to deal with rising COVID-19 cases   The Conversation CA
       
    6. Out of control and rising: why bitcoin has Nigeria’s government in a panic   The Guardian
       
    7. FBI investigating Nigeria's 'super cop' in Instagram influencer HushPuppi fraud case   CNN
       
    8. Proposed U.S. arms sale to Nigeria on 'hold' over human rights concerns -sources   Reuters
       
    9. Nigeria receives four million vaccine doses from US   WION
       
    10. Okogie, Nigeria Eliminated From 2020 Olympics With Loss To Italy   Timberwolves.com
       
    11. Nigeria's kidnap crisis: 'I saw my two-year-old carried by a man with a gun'   BBC News
       
    12. Italy beat Nigeria as men's basketball quarterfinals take shape   ESPN
       
    13. A tangy Nigerian cooking ingredient is cheering the diaspora   The Economist
       
    14. Nigerian Sprinter Okagbare Out of Tokyo Games After Failing Drug Test   Voice of America
       
    15. Resident doctors strike go resume across Nigeria on Monday, August 2   BBC News
       
    16. Nigeria files terrorism charges against Shia cleric   Yahoo News
       
    17. Nigeria: Young voices demand change   Chatham House
       
    18. Nigerian student shocked to see friend's body in anatomy class   BBC News
       
    19. 2023: Lobby for presidential slot thickens | The Guardian Nigeria News   Guardian
       
    20. Nigerian envoy calls for EU collaboration to tackle insecurity   Vanguard
       
    21. Made-in-Nigeria foods: NAFDAC raises alarm over rejection by US, EU   Vanguard
       
    22. Former Wildcat Nico Mannion’s 14 points propels Italy past Nigeria   Zona Zealots
       
    23. NADECO-USA Condemns Sale Of Fighter Aircraft To Nigeria, Cites Buhari Regime's Poor Human Rights Record   SaharaReporters.com
       
    24. Gray, United States Moves to 2-0; Nigeria Falls to France   GoDuke.com
       
    25. #TwitterBan: We are monitoring closely repression in Nigeria, says Commonwealth   Vanguard
       
    26. Nigerian Gov't Staff Forced to Take Secrecy Oath After Daily Beast Scoop on President's Twitter Meltdown   Daily Beast
       
    27. The women fighting infertility stigma in Nigeria   BBC News
       
    28. Azibaola Robert: Lawyer who wants to build Nigeria’s first electric car   Vanguard
       
    29. Ex-Nigeria's First Lady calls for restoration of peace in Korean Peninsula   Guardian
       
    30. Gunmen Attack Nigeria School, Abduct About 150 Students – Parent, Administrator   The Organization for World Peace
       
    31. 30 of 65 private jets in Nigeria owe customs duties -Official   Punch Newspapers
       
    32. Nigeria: iMMAP/DFS COVID-19 Situation Analysis (June 2021)   ReliefWeb
       
    33. Insecurity: Nigerians urged to go beyond prayers, activate rights to self-defence   Vanguard
       
    34. Secessionist Agitations: Fashola, Ganduje, Okorocha, others to discuss Nigeria’s sustainability Thursday   Vanguard
       
    35. Nigeria: The Global Education Summit and the Nigerian Paradox   AllAfrica - Top Africa News
       
    36. Nigeria strengthens Food Safety, Launches Unified Training Manuals   ReliefWeb
       
    37. 150m living in extreme poverty in Nigeria, DR Congo – Report   Punch Newspapers
       
    38. Adegoke fails in men’s 100m final to compound Nigeria’s Tokyo Olympics woes   Vanguard
       
    39. Hoodlums on reprisal attack Radio Nigeria Ibadan   Punch Newspapers
       
    40. Breaking: Italy’s Marcell Jacobs wins Olympics 100m men’s final, as Nigeria’s Adegoke limps off injured   Vanguard
       
    41. Nigeria Key Message Update: Emergency (IPC Phase 4) outcomes persist in worst conflict-affected areas in the northeast, July 2021   ReliefWeb
       

        1. Nation Isn't Ready to Deal With Rising Covid-19 Cases [The Conversation Africa] With rising cases of the Delta variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in Nigeria, there is heightened concern about how well the country is prepared to deal with them. The Conversation Africa's Wale Fatade asked public health expert Doyin Odubanjo what Nigeria should do.
           
        2. The Global Education Summit and the Nigerian Paradox [Nigeria Health Watch] Sticky post
           
        3. Tokyo Olympics - Ese Brume Qualifies for Long Jump Final [Premium Times] Brume is Nigeria's sole representative in the jumps in Tokyo since the disqualification of Ruth Usoro.
           
        4. Shootings, Injuries As APC Ward Congress Turns Violent in Ebonyi [Premium Times] The exercise was largely peaceful in most parts of the state but gunmen invaded Ugwuachara Central School, Ebonyi Local Government Area, shooting sporadically.
           
        5. All Eyes On Banks As New Policy On Forex Takes Effect Monday [This Day] - ... as analysts weigh the pros and cons of new policy
           
        6. Covid-19 - Nigeria Records 497 New Infections [Premium Times] Nigeria is currently experiencing a spike in infections attributed to the highly transmissible Delta variant discovered in the country a few weeks ago.
           
        7. Journalism Clinic Goes Live With Mytori As Showcase [Premium Times] "I hope that MyTori would show readers why it is okay to feel lost, and help readers realise that they are not alone; that moments of doubt and uncertainty are all normal on the journey of life."
           
        8. How I'm Shaping New Narratives in Nigeria's Motion Pictures [This Day] Streaming services are the new gold in the global movie industry, and in Nigeria, Kike Moronkeji, a qualified scientist and engineer in different fields, joins the race with the launch of Gidi Box Office, writes Vanessa Obioha
           
        9. Anticipating Kó's Visual Feast of Two Solos [This Day] Two artists - Busayo Lawal and E. D. Adegoke - are holding two solo exhibitions at the same time - from Saturday, August 7 to Thursday, August 26 - and at the same gallery space: kó, which is located along Cameron Road in Ikoyi, Lagos. That's right, two solo exhibitions. Not a joint exhibition.
           
        10. APC and Electronic Transmission of Results [This Day] Sexuality education in our clime is erroneously viewed as promoting unhealthy sexual relationships among young people which unfortunately is not the case. Sexuality education seeks to equip young people with life skills and values needed to determine and enjoy their individuality. It views femininity/masculi
           
        11. Paris Club Refund Unsettles Abia Govt [This Day] If one of the dividends of democracy is that leaders should always give account to their true employers, the people, many have wondered why the Abia State government is silent on the alleged irregularities in the recovery of the state's share of the Paris Club Refund, Shola Oyeyipo writes
           
        12. Abba Kyari - Superstar Cop in the Soup [This Day] Mallam Abba Alhaji Kyari, the deputy commissioner of police widely celebrated as "Super Cop", dotes on limelight like an ant on sugar. But the celebrity cop may be seeing the dying days of his super stardom with his stinging indictment in the US. The principal character in the case is the self-confessed Nigerian inter-continental scam artist, Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, best known as Hushpuppi. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has secured a warrant of arrest to pick up Kyari, who has denied all allegati
           
        13. Tokyo 2020 - Adegoke Beats 2021 World's Fastest Man [Daily Trust] Nigeria's fastest man, Enoch Adegoke has defeated the fastest man in the world this year and seventh fastest of all-time, USA's Trayvon Brommel who tops the pre-Games world list with the 9.77 seconds he ran last month in Florida, USA.
           
        14. Maro Itoje, More Than a Rugby Player [New Frame] The English star and art collector says the Benin Bronzes looted from Nigeria during the colonial era should be returned to their rightful owners.
           
        15. Adichie Speaks at UCT Lecture After Boycott Calls From Students' Council [allAfrica] Johannesburg -- On July 28 internationally acclaimed Nigerian author and renowned feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie presented the second University of Cape Town (UCT) Vice-Chancellor's Open Lecture titled The Idolatry of Theory: A Defense of Storytelling.
           
        16. Kwara Governor Appoints New Lafiagi Emir [Daily Trust] Ilorin -- IlorinThe Kwara State Government has appointed Mohammed Kudu Kawu as the 14th Emir of Lafiagi in Edu Local Government Area of the state, ending days of intense lobbying by top indigenes of the community.
           
        17. Banned Athletes Protest in Streets of Tokyo [This Day] Ten would-be Olympians were banned from competing in the track and field competition after Nigerian sports officials allegedly failed to properly register them for three mandatory out-of-competition tests.
           
        18. Okagbare Suspended From Tokyo Olympics, Tests Positive for Dope [This Day] Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare has tested positive to banned substance and has provisionally been suspended from the ongoing Tokyo Olympic.
           
        19. Shell's Niger Delta Cleanup - Ogoniland's Uncertain Future [DW] A Dutch court in January ruled that Shell had polluted the Niger Delta and ordered the energy giant to pay compensation. But many are now questioning whether it is enough to put right the misery suffered by the people.
           
        20. Covid-19 - Infections Surge in Nigeria, As NCDC Records 1,683 Cases in 3 Days [Daily Trust] There is a COVID-19 infections surge in Nigeria after the country recorded more than 500 COVID-19 cases in daily figures for the third time on Friday.
           
        21. Flood Cuts Off Bauchi-Kano Highway, Kills 3 [Daily Trust] Three people reportedly drowned while the road linking Bauchi to Kano was cut off after a heavy downpour that flooded the Kwanar Mulka bridge in Ningi Local Government of Bauchi State.
           
        22. Nigeria's d'Tigers Fall to Italy, Crash Out of Olympics [Daily Trust] Nigeria men's basketball team, D'Tigers, on Saturday morning, lose their third Group B game in the men's basketball event of the Tokyo Olympics 71-80 to Italy.
           
        23. Lagos State Govt Shuts Ladipo Market [This Day] The Lagos State Government has shut down the nation's largest auto spare part market, Ladipo Market, in Mushin Local Government Area of the state indefinitely.
           
        24. Nigerian Athletes Not Banned for Drugs, Says AFN [This Day] The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has described as misleading the headline in some national dailies (not THISDAY) which described as a ban the ineligiblity of 10 Nigerian athletes to compete at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics due to non-completion of their mandatory three out of competition test (OCT).
           
        25. Resolving Nigeria's Population-Productivity-Insecurity Problem [African Arguments] Debating Ideas is a new section that aims to reflect the values and editorial ethos of the African Arguments book series, publishing engaged, often radical, scholarship, original and activist writing from within the African continent and beyond. It will offer debates and engagements, contexts and controversies, and reviews and responses flowing from the African Arguments books.
           
        26. Kaduna Govt Files Fresh Charges Against El-Zakzaky [Daily Trust] Kaduna State Government yesterday said it has filed further charges against the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky under the Treason and Treasonable Offences Act before a Federal High Court.
           
        27. Govt Has Registered Over 320 NGOs to Muzzle Civil Space - Report [This Day] Abuja -- Going by a recent report, the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has established over 320 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) ostensibly to muzzle the civil space and propagate its agenda and programmes, while attacking discerning voices.
           
        28. Distraught Borno Farmers Displaced By Boko Haram Languish in IDP Camps [Premium Times] Farming, the commonest means of livelihood in these impacted areas, remains a difficult, nearly impossible enterprise due to the sustained Boko Haram conflict.
           
        29. Key Broadcasters Increase YouTube Footprint but Android App Numbers Drop Away [Balancing Act] London -- In July 2020, we published an analysis of African broadcasters and their subscriber or follower numbers for YouTube, Android apps and Facebook. This year we provide comparisons for YouTube subscribers and Android App downloads. Russell Southwood looks at what has changed.
           
        30. Covid-19 - Again, UAE Extends Travel Ban Against Nigeria, South Africa [Leadership] Emirates Airline has extended the suspension of its flights from Nigeria to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to at least August 7.
           

                NATIONAL NEWS

              1. Greece forest fires gut homes, farms

              2. New arrests in plot to kill Madagascar president

              3. Lagos records 6 COVID-19 related deaths, 519 infections in 2 days

              4. FG to check modern day slavery via awareness creation

              5. FBI indictment: Police Service Commission suspends Abba Kyari

              6. Roads construction: FG refunds N143bn to 5 states – Minister

              7. Ex-Nigeria’s First Lady calls for restoration of peace in Korean Peninsula

              8. 2023: Lobby for presidential slot thickens

              9. COVID-19 vaccines task force urges upscaling production for developing countries

              10. Abba Kyari: IGP recommends immediate suspension of supercop

              11. Paris climate change agreement: FG submits 2021 final report to UN

              12. Manufacturers in Edo, Delta groan under poor power supply, others –MAN chairman

              13. Rwanda lifts Covid lockdown on capital

              14. Civilian, soldier killed in latest DR Congo bloodshed

              15. Kadhafi's son hints at Libya presidential bid

              16. ICC lifts arrest warrant for I.Coast ex first lady Simone Gbagbo

              17. Several hundred protest Chad junta

              18. Burundi says ready to take Covax vaccines

              19. South Africa 'appalled' by Israel's African Union observer status

              20. Mediterranean migrant death toll around 970 this year: UN

              21. Tunisian protesters march against government

              22. Mexico holds referendum on prosecuting ex-presidents

              23. Kim's sister slams planned US-South Korea drills

              24. Workers at world's biggest copper mine in Chile agree to strike

              25. Iran rejects Israel's 'baseless accusations' over ship attack

              26. Turkey wildfires force more residents to flee homes

              27. Afghan forces battle to thwart Taliban assaults on key cities

              28. Myanmar junta chief says new elections in two years

              29. A year after the mushroom cloud, Lebanon still bleeds

              30. Greek firefighters battle to extinguish forest blaze

              31. FCTA spends N8bn on waste management annually – Minister

              32. Apapa gridlock my greatest headache – NPA MD

              33. Peaceful APC ward congress in Nasaarawa excites Speaker

              34. NDLEA intercepts 35 wraps of cocaine, drugs en route Italy, Turkey

              35. Ward Congress: Lagos APC expresses delight over absence of violence

              36. APC Congress: Ebonyi adopts Option A4 voting system

              37. Ganduje inaugurates 2021 military, para-military games in Kano

              38. Anambra guber election: APGA reconciles with Bianca Ojukwu

              39. Abia APC holds parallel congresses

              40. Lille beat Paris-Saint Germain in season curtain raiser

              41. Ebonyi soccer fans celebrate Nwankwo Kanu at 45

              42. I want my street back, ex-Golden Eaglet, Joseph appeals to Buhari, Akeredolu

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                  1. Corruption in distribution of national resources must be eliminated, says Kaigama
                    From Fred Ezeh, Abuja  Archbishop of Abuja Catholic Archdiocese, Most Rev Ignatius Kaigama, has deplored the uneven distribution of wealth

                  2. Abia alleges plot to attack, kidnap monarchs, govt officials, others
                    Abia State Government said it had uncovered plots by renegade members of a non state group to attack and kidnap

                  3. We’re monitoring repression in Nigeria –Commonwealth
                    The Commonwealth has said it is closely monitoring developments around the suspension of Twitter and allegations of repression of the

                  4. Anambra guber: Okonkwo rejoins race as ZLP candidate
                      Chairman of the United Nigeria Airlines, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, has rejoined the Anambra State governorship race, with Zenith Labour

                  5. Ogoja, oldest provincial headquarters, produces Senator after 50-yrs as C’River stakeholders hail Appeal ruling 
                    From Judex Okoro, Calabar Ogoja local government area of Cross River and one of the oldest provincial headquarters in the

                  6. NLC hails Kwara Gov over LG promotion arrears, autonomy
                    From LAYI OLANREWAJU,Ilorin Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has commended Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for the approval of promotion arrears for local

                  7. Nigeria partners Russia to include nuclear power in national grid
                    From Uche Usim, Abuja The Federal Government via the Nigerian Atomic Energy Commission (NAEC) and the Ministry of Power are

                  8. Reps caucus mourns Oniga
                    From Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja The minority caucus of the  House of Representatives has described the death of renowned actress, Rachael

                  9. NDLEA recovers 35wraps of cocaine tucked in lady’s pant at Lagos airport
                    From Godwin Tsa, Abuja The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has recovered 35 wraps of cocaine hidden inside the

                  10. TETFund joins science granting councils initiative 
                    From Fred Ezeh, Abuja The Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) in sub-Saharan Africa (5GC) has announced that Tertiary Education Trust

                  11. Kogi lawmaker spends N183m on WAEC fees, embarks on N355m projects in 71 communities

                  12. CBN: BDCs to get refund on deposits, fees on pending applications
                    By Chinwendu Obienyi In the aftermath of the Monetary Policy Committee ((MPC) meeting, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has

                  13. BEDC decries rising case of vandalism in franchise areas
                    BEDC Electricity Plc (BEDC) has decried rising cases of vandalism across its franchise zone stressing that aside being an economic

                  14. FCMB Group announces half year result, reports N94.2bn revenue
                    FCMB Group Plc has reported a gross revenue of N94.2 billion and Profit Before Tax (PBT) of N8.9 billion for

                  15. Obasanjo’s $12bn cash payment for debt’s wrong move –Fashola
                    From Uche Usim, Abuja Works and Housing Minister, Mr Babatunde Fashola, Thursday faulted the decision of the Olusegun Obasanjo administration

                  16. Fowler bags Pan-African oversight committee board appointment
                    Former Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Babatunde Fowler, has been appointed to the eight-member Board of

                  17. We’re committed to remaining preferred investor’ destination –Commissioner
                    The Ogun State Commissioner for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs. Kikelomo Longe, has assured that the state will maintain its

                  18. NGX: Oando share price surges by 29.5% in 3 days
                    By Chinwendu Obienyi Investors in  Oando Plc trading on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) were excited yesteday as price of

                  19. How Houston EB-5 helps international investors gain US permanent residency
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                    Pharmacist Salary in Nigeria

                    Monthly Pharmacist Salary in Nigeria (2019)
                    Salaries of Pharmacists in Government Hospitals/Teaching Hospitals

                    Entry level (0 – 2 years’ experience): N165,000 – N200,000 (One or two teaching hospitals pay N300,000 for entry level).
                    Mid-Level (2 – 5 years): N250,000 – N450,000
                    Experienced (5 years and above): N450,000 – N800,000

                    Salaries of Pharmacists in Private Hospitals

                    Entry level (0 – 2 years’ experience): N50,000 – N150,000
                    Mid-Level (2 – 5 years): N150,000 – N250,000
                    Experienced (5 years and above): N200,000 – N400,000
                    Doctor Salary in Nigeria

                    Monthly Doctor Salary in Nigeria (2019)
                    NYSC
                    50,000

                    Salaries of Doctors in Housemanship (Intern)
                    120,000 - 200,000

                    Salaries of Doctors in Federal Government Hospitals
                    800,000

                    State Hospitals
                    800,000