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18 students emerge winners of NNPC quiz competition

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Eighteen students have emerged winners in the just-concluded zonal contests of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) National Science Quiz Competition held in the six geo-political...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

APC blasts PDP, says stop shopping for members, forming coalition

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) to drop its antics of seeking a new coalition and the desperate shopping for members ahead the 2019...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

$322m Abacha Loot : Sen. Ibrahim advises FG on measures to avoid re-looting

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Abuja – A National Assembly member, Sen. Abu Ibrahim, has urged the Federal Government to ensure proper monitoring of proposed disbursement of 322 million dollars recovered Abacha loot to...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Dana Air wins AFARN’s best customer-friendly airline

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DANA Air has won the Association of Foreign Airlines and Representatives in Nigeria, AFARN’s Best Customer Friendly Domestic Airline 2018 award. At a summit and award ceremony organised by...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Russia: Nigeria to arrest swindling travel agents

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Travel agents accused of swindling Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the 2018 World Cup tournament are to be arrested and prosecuted. The agents were reported to have cancelled the return...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP’s John Mamman, thousands of his supporters decamp to APC in Nasarawa

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By David Odama Mass exodus of members of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP allegedly hits the Nasarawa state chapter of the party following the defection of a Chieftain of the Party, John Mamman...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

RAPC: Promises of oil well, automatic tickets won’t stop our leaders -Frank

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The immediate past Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has said that the promises of oil well and automatic tickets to some...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Fears of arrest, abuse by Govs may kill State Police Bill – Sen. Ibrahim

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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Sen. Abu Ibrahim, says the fear of indiscriminate arrest and detention by state governors may kill passage of the State and Community Police...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki inaugurates 12-man Prerogative of Mercy Council

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated a 12-man Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy, headed by Hon. Justice Peter Isibor (Retd.), with a charge to uphold mercy, where...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Cleric tasks Nigerians on unity, peace

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Rev. Johnson Levi of the Assemblies of God Church(AG), has called on Nigerians to learn to live together in peace and harmony. Levi, also the district superintendent of AG, made this call on the...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

How my battle with spinal chord ailment started – Metuh

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…counsels politicians, others to prioritise personal health By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh has advised...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains, cloudy weather for Monday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning thunderstorms over cities in the Central States of the country such as Ilorin, Minna, Abuja, Jos, Lafia and Bauchi on Monday...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari, Oshiomhole jittery over our grand coalition- PDP

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Kola Ologbondiyan By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday said the duo of President Muhammadu Buhari and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari salutes renowned Pharmacist, Dahiru Wali, at 83

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President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with renowned Pharmacist and community leader, Alhaji Dahiru Wali, who turns 83 on July 23. In a statement by the President’s Senior Special...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Institute to support SEC on capital market studies

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The Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers (CIS) has pledged to support the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to infuse capital market studies into the curriculum of schools in the...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →