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Nigerians on Twitter hail Makinde for joining June 12 protest

Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, on Saturday, joined June 12 protesters in the state. The governor was seen in a viral video at the new Bodija axis with a megaphone and sparse security details addressing the protesters, who kept on hailing him. The crowd chanted “let him go” as they made way for his vehicle. The Governor, in his …

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JAMB may conduct second UTME this year – Registrar

JAMB had insisted that no candidate would be allowed to sit for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation examination without providing NIN. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) may conduct a second 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination for candidates with genuine registration challenges. The Registrar of the board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, made the disclosure on Wednesday in Lagos while monitoring …

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Naira tumbles by 51.95% despite CBN’s defence measures

The value of the naira to the dollar fell from 196.99 in December 2015 to 410 in April 2021, reflecting a 51.95 per cent decline despite the various foreign exchange policies introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria to strengthen the currency. According to a monthly document obtained from the CBN’s website, the value of naira at the inter-bank forex …

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