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Imo APC: Hold Okorocha responsible for breakdown of law and order

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Abuja – The Stakeholders’ Forum of Imo All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on security agencies to hold Gov. Rochas Okorocha responsible for any breakdown of law and order in...

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Ambode, Duke demand more funds for Lagos to save Nigeria

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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and former governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke on Thursday raised alarm over the danger of abandoning Lagos State to shoulder the...

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For Nigeria hosting of UNWTO a great opportunity – Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the stage is now set for the 61st edition of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) Meeting,...

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Those resigning from my govt don’t want change – Gov Abubakar

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Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has said that those who have resigned from his cabinet were those who had refused to embrace change and drop their old ways of doing things that had...

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Nigerians should love their country, everything it stood for, US Ambassador advises Nigerians

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Abuja – The US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr William Symington, has called on Nigerians to be proud of their values, heritage and culture to propel the country to greater height.Stuart...

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Minster wants family courts set up in states

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Abuja – The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Aisha Alhassan, on Friday called on states to establish up Family Courts to handle child-related cases. Alhassan Alhassan...

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Those resigning from my govt don’t want change – Bauchi gov

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Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State Friday said that those who have resigned from his cabinet were those who had refused to drop their old way of doing things that had destroyed the state...

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NNPC targets full implementation of 2018 budget

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By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Friday, said it has introduced measures to ensure the full and effective implementation of its 2018 budget.Group Managing...

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More trouble as Eric Many slams Runtown with fresh N267m lawsuit

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The on-going legal battle between popular Nigerian singer, Douglas Jack Agu, aka Runtown and his record label, Eric Many, is far from over. Runtown The label who initially issued a court...

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NDLEA to curb drug abuse through “special raids” in FCT

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT command says it is poised to curb drug abuse and trafficking among youths in the territory through “Surprise Raiding Strategy”...

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Breaking: Women lawmakers meet Buhari, demand Osinbajo’s seat come 2019

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—WOMEN lawmakers in the country have pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to concede the slot of the Vice President to them in subsequent elections in the...

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Cholera outbreak: UN allocates $2m to support response effort in Yobe

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The United Nations, UN, through the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund, has allocated $2m to support the response to a deadly cholera outbreak in Yobe State that has...

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Cannabis sativa dealer gets 3 months jail term

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A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday, sentenced a cannabis sativa dealer, Chinemere Maduka, to three months imprisonment for selling and smoking the drug. Maduka, 26, of Jabi Motor Park,...

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It is high time our leaders to stop making blind policies – Don

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Enugu – A don, Dr Nathaniel Urama, has urged government at all levels to prioritise policies emanating from empirical research in order to boost economic growth and sustainable...

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Unusual Empire: #BBNaija’s Alex launches YouTube Channel

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Abuja – Alex Asogwa, 3rd Runner-up BBNaija `Double Wahala’’ known for her dancing and writing skills, has launched her YouTube channel “Alex Unusual...

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