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UniAbuja Staff School teacher embarks on hunger strike

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru A teacher with the University of Abuja Secondary School, Mr. Solo Anuli Obiagwu embarked on hunger strike for five days over the plight of teachers in the university.L-R:...

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Buhari has delivered with empty purse – Lai Mohhammed

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By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said Buhari Administration has recorded laudable strides, despite a terrible economic downturn and an...

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Every young and upcoming comedian need to work hard – Ali Baba

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Abuja – Foremost Nigeria stand-up comedian, Atunyota Akpobome, popularly known as Ali Baba, has attributed his success, to hard work and discipline. Ali Baba The ace comedian and seasoned...

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President Buhari commiserates with Iranians, Iraqis over devastating earthquake

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has joined world leaders to commiserate with President Hassan Rouhani and the people of the Iran over the devastating earthquake which struck the western...

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2018 FIFA World Cup tickets in great demand

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Abuja – Just 24 hours after resuming ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, a total of 159,402 tickets have been allocated to fans from around the world.Official 2018 FIFA World...

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..only tailored Nigerian solutions can fix Nigeria’s unique problems – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the report of Participants of Senior Executive Course 39 of National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, with a pledge to...

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Military officers involved in N239m pension get bail

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Justice D. Z. Senchi of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, sitting in Jabi, Abuja on Wednesday, granted bail to the two military officers accused of complicity in stealing monies...

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Block revenue leakages in public service, Saraki urges Auditors-General

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President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Auditors-General in the country, particularly at the Local Government level, to partner with the Senate in its current effort to...

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Shuaib vs Okonjo-Iweala: Judge unable to deliver judgement

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The Industrial court judge on Tuesday was unable to deliver judgement in the case between Yushau Shuaib and against Federal Government and Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala over unlawful retirement....

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Anambra poll: No sharing of money; One man, one vote – Group warns

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The United Global Resolve for Peace(UGRFP), an NGO, has warned against any form of financial and material inducement of voters in the Anambra governorship election scheduled for Nov. 18. Mr...

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NIPSS report: Only tailored Nigerian solutions can fix Nigeria’s unique problems – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the report of Participants of Senior Executive Course 39 of National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, with a pledge to...

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Okezie Ikpeazu: Is Abia on the march again Or…? (2)

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(Continued) The “Proudly Made in Aba” revolution is not exclusive to Ndi Abia alone, it is open to all Nigerians from all walks of life who want to take advantage of the business...

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ICPC seeks NASS nod to retain percentage of recovered loots

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has formally asked the National Assembly for powers to retain a part of loots recovered by it. Spokesperson of the...

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Dalung charge youths to hold political leaders accountable

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Selcap Dalung, has tasked youths in the country to rise up and take responsibility in holding government...

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Lai Mohammed expresses worry over dissemination of fake news in Nigeria

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has expressed concern over the dissemination of fake news and disinformation in the country. The minister said this Thursday night in...

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