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Ministry of Transportation says revenue collection on highways illegal

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The Ministry of Transportation has faulted collection of revenue on the federal highways by state and local government agents describing it as illegal. The Head of Press Unit, Ministry of...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

2018/2019 Season: Ikorodu United in disarray over financial crisis

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Lagos-based Ikorodu United is in the news again for wrong reasons as the once darling club of Lagosians is enmeshed in a serious financial mess, failing to register for football activities for the...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

JAMB dismisses report on alleged reduction of UTME scores as fake

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has described as fake, a trending report that scores of candidates who sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) are being...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

How internet users in Nigeria can be protected from cybercrime — NCC

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The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has stressed the need for the over 114 million internet users in the country to show interest in getting constant enlightenment to ensure the proper...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

2019 UTME: JAMB says no results released yet, warns candidates against fraudsters

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it would reach out to candidates through their telephones as as soon as all the results of the 2019 UTME were ratified. The board’s...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

APC insists on Gbajabiamila as defiant APC members-elect fight on

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu To them, the scenario is one of nostalgia and de javu. It is a familiar terrain, unfortunately, the infamous one. They trod the path in 2015 and ended up shooting themselves...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

PAP scholarship beneficiaries laud Dokubo on speedy payment

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By Egufe Yafugborhi BENEFICIARIES of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, PAP, scholarships have lauded the Coordinator of PAP, Prof Charles Dokubo, on the speedy payment his restructuring efforts...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

Prince Arthur Eze: When Igbos honor their illustrious son

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By Kasie Abone He is not known for lavish celebration but spends his stupendous wealth in acts of philanthropy. But recently, the Prince of Ukpo Kingdom was at the receiving end, as Igbos across...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

Speakership: No retreat, no surrender — Contestants

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…As PDP maintains dignified silence By Emman Ovuakporie Despite the zoning of the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives to the South West by the ruling All Progressives...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Driver dies as train crushes truck trapped on rail track

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A truck driver whose identity has yet to be determined was crushed to death in Aba by a cargo train late on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that the accident occurred at about...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Women, arise for Onyejeocha!

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By Emeka Obasi Enough of our men, the next level should allow women to be part of the running of our country. Let me sound it clear to all, Nigeria owes so much to ladies. Nkiru Chidubem...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

AKSU suspends 4 undergraduates over rape

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo – FOUR undergraduate students of Akwa Ibom State University Obio Akpa Campus in Oruk Anam local government area have been suspended by the University Authorities for...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →

Train crushes truck driver in Aba

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Aba (Abia) – A truck driver whose identity has yet to be determined was crushed to death in Aba by a cargo train late on Thursday. light rail The accident occurred at about 10 p.m. at the...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →

Man in court for allegedly stabbing father to death

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Lagos – An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the remand in prison of a 23-year-old man, Rasheed Shitta, for allegedly stabbing his father to death. Knife...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →

After 18yrs woman gives birth to five babies in Kogi

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A 42-year-old woman has given birth to five babies (quintuplets) at Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, Kogi, after 18 years of barrenness. File: Pretty babe A correspondent of NAN who visited...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →