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Super Eagles’ll perform poorly unless… —Cleric

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BENIN—Founder of the Glory Church of Christ, Benin City, Edo State, Apostle Tommy Yisa Aika, has prophesied that henceforth the Super Eagles will flounder in their matches unless something...

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Senate moves against FG over alleged plan to reduce MTN’s $8.1bn fine to $800m

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indications emerged Tuesday that there is stiff opposition against alleged arrangements by the Federal Government to reduce the $8.1 billion fine imposed on the...

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Nigeria beacon of hope to Africa, world – U.S Envoy

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Abuja – Mr Stuart Symington, U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria says Nigeria is a beacon of hope not only to West Africa, but to Africa and the world, and that whatever affects the country affects...

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EFCC confiscates gold worth N21m at Lagos Airport

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…gets forfeiture order for N397 million pension cash in 2 banks By Soni Daniel Abuja – Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday confiscated gold worth N211...

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Osinbajo is the best; we don’t need Peter Obi-tuary in our scheme– Lauretta Onochie

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By Nwafor Sunday As the 2019 presidential election draws near, political parties have started building a strong image of their respective candidates in order to win the heart of the electorates....

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NSF: Abuja national stadium shuts down for cleaning

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As the date for the commencement of the 19th National Sports Festival draws nearer, the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has announced the closure of Abuja National Stadium for any...

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FG considers fixing price of agric. produce –Ogbeh

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The Federal Government says it is considering fixing a guaranteed minimum price for agricultural produce to reduce the fluctuating and high cost of commodities. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of...

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Breaking: Imo APC guber candidate, Uzodimma storms Owerri tomorrow

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The governorship flag-bearer of the Imo state All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Hope Uzodimma, will return to the state, on Wednesday. The Director of Media and...

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FG considers fixing price of agric. produce –Ogbeh

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The Federal Government says it is considering fixing a guaranteed minimum price for agricultural produce to reduce the fluctuating and high cost of commodities. Ogbeh Chief Audu Ogbeh, the...

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Court orders forfeiture of N397m suspected pension fund stashed in 2 banks

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An Abuja Federal High Court presided over by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of a Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the interim forfeiture to the Federal Government of the sum of N397.6 million...

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HIV Trust Fund reach March 2019 – NACA

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The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says the Nigerian HIV/AIDS Trust Fund will be functional by March 2019. The Director-General of NACA, Dr Sani Aliyu, announced this at the 2018...

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BAYELSA: Game of ‘musical chairs’ with Police commissioners

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By Emma Nnadozie Crime Editor The tragic comedy playing out in the posting of Commissioners of Police to oil-rich Bayelsa State should serve as a veritable pointer to events that will herald the...

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Atiku, PDP broke, can’t finance Presidential Election – APC

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Yekini Nabena has said the Peoples Democratic Party PDP and its presidential...

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PDP chides APC over comment on Atiku

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has warned the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to stop the “fixation” on its Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku...

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FG to employ 1m people for N-Power

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The Federal Government will expand the N-Power scheme from the current 500,000 to accommodate one million beneficiaries in the next phase. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, said that the expansion...

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