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Today's Headlines: Buhari Reappoints Oloyede For Another Tenure, Gov Ortom Evacuates Benue Students

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BREAKING: Buhari Reappoints Oloyede, Rasheed As JAMB, NUC Bosses

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Olanrewaju Oloyede, and the executive secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, for another tenure of five years.

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The reappointment is upon the recommendation of the minister of education, Malam Adamu Adamu.

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“The two appointments are for a tenure of five (5) years each, with effect from 1st August, 2021,” according to a statement by the director, press and public affairs of the ministry, Ben Bem Goong.

Plateau crisis: Gov Ortom evacuates Benue students

Following the current security crisis rocking Plateau State, the Benue State Government has evacuated its indigenes studying in Jos, Plateau’s capital.

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According to a statement on Friday by Terver Akase, Chief Press Secretary to Governor Samuel Ortom, the students were evacuated to Makurdi, the state capital.

The CPS stated that the move followed a directive by his principal to ensure the safety of the students.

Terver Akase said, “Students of Benue origin studying in Jos, Plateau State, were successfully and safely taken to Makurdi last night following the directive of Governor Samuel Ortom.

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“The decision to evacuate the students was a result of the recent attacks and killings in Jos”.

Anita, Paul Okoye’s wife files for divorce

Anita Okoye, wife of celebrated artist Paul Okoye a.k.a Rudeboy, has initiated legal moves to divorce her husband.

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Although details of the shocking separation is yet to be clarified, a picture of the official application for divorce surfaced online stating that the couple’s separation is based on “irreconcilable differences.”

The couple had dated for 10 years before getting married in 2014.

Anita and Rudeboy have three children together.

Paul Okoye was in the popular music duo group P Square, alongside his twin brother Peter Okoye. The duo unfortunately parted ways and went solo over irreconcilable family issues.

The worrisome beef has lingered for over five years now.

IGP Team nabs kidnap gang that killed man after collecting N700,000 ransom

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Intelligence Response Team, IRT, attached to the Aba Area Command, Aba, Abia State has arrested some members of a kidnapping gang that killed a 37-year-old businessman Uzoma Daniel, after collecting N700,000 from his wife.

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Daniel was said to have been abducted as he was driving into his compound along Ngwa area of Aba. However, the kidnappers killed him at Ntighauzo in Obingwa council area of the state, while they had promised to release him after negotiating with his family.

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