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Danfo, Okada, Tokunbo, Mama put and 25 other “Nigerian English” has been added to the Oxford Dictionary in new update [FULL LIST]

The Oxford English Dictionary has been updated to include some Nigerian words and expressions.   In the Oxford English Dictionary’s January update, 29 Nigerian words were added and it was announced in a blog post on the dictionary’s website.   In the post, the Oxford English Dictionary explained that some of the words …

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Kwara state government bans preaching in public schools

The Kwara State government has banned religious groups from preaching in public schools across the state. This directive was contained in a statement released by the state’s Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Fatimoh Ahmed, today January 14th.   According to the commissioner, no religious group is permitted to …

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IPPIS is a scam, says ASUU

The Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System (IPPIS) of the Federal Government has been described as a scam by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) who have insisted that their members won’t be enrolled in the payment system.   In a statement released on Saturday November 30, by ASUU Chairman (University of Abuja branch) Dr. …

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