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Breaking: Finally, Reps kill Peace Corps Bill

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA– THE House of Representatives despite efforts from Lawmakers to save the Peace Corps Bill, finally killed it after a two hour long debate. File: Peace-Corps The...

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Buhari didn’t substitute members of APC Convention Planning Sub-Committee

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Presidential spokesman Femi Adesina has dismissed media reports alleging that the Presidency substituted or smuggled in some names of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Convention...

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Increased taxes on alcohic beverages: NGO coalition takes protest to NASS

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A coalition of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) comprising of the Business Renaissance Group (BRG) and Sustained Development Collective (SDC) have called on the National Assembly to urgently...

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Federation invites 40 wrestlers to camp for Africa Youth Games

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The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) says it has invited 40 athletes for camping ahead of the 2018 Africa Youth Games (AYG) in Algeria. Wrestlers size each other during a bout. Ahmed Abdullahi,...

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Still on the $496m saga (2)

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BY far more ridiculous is the contention that the President’s action is not unconstitutional. For those who are not lawyers amongst the exponents of this otherwise vile and jaundiced view,...

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Federal, states, councils share N701b

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Federal, states and local governments have shared N701 billion as revenue for the month of April, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Mr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, said. Isa-Dutse told newsmen...

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No 30,000 Nigerian migrants in Germany

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Nigeria has faulted claims that there were 30,000 of its citizens as illegal migrants in Germany who are awaiting repatriation. The Head of Mission in Germany, Amb. Yusuf Tuggar, said on Wednesday...

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APC Congress of blood as wake-up call

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By Ikechukwu Amaechi BELEAGUERED Senator Dino Melaye got a mischievous dig in at his own political party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday May 19. Edo State All Progressives...

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How A 52 Year Old Abuja Man Accidentally Discovered Herbal Remedy That Helps Men Get Solid Bedroom Stamina, Last 25minutes and cures weak erection

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If you want a sure-fire method to cure premature ejaculation, last up to 25minutes in bed with your woman, and also get stronger erections naturally… then this may be the important message...

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IPPIS: FG threatens to stop salaries of civil servants from Monday

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By Favour Nnabugwu THE Federal Government, yesterday, threatened to stop, with effect from Monday, payment of salaries to civil servants who failed to update their records in the Integrated...

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Falana @ 60: He’s a great patriot, defender of workers —NLC

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young Abuja—THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, yesterday, said Nigerian workers and masses would continue to celebrate and hold human rights activist and Lagos lawyer, Chief...

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Presidency, Army battle Amnesty International

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Amnesty Report: A wild goose chase report – FG By Johnbosco Agbakwuru and Kingsley Omonobi ABUJA – THE Presidency yesterday faulted the recent report by the Amnesty International...

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FG, States, LGs share N701.022bn for April

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By Emmanuel Elebeke & Ene Ocheme Abuja – The Federation Accounts Allocations Committee (FAAC) distributed the sum of N701.022 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of...

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APC convention: Protest over alleged removal of nPDP members from c’ttee

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— The forthcoming national convention of ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is already raising dusts, following alleged removal of members of the defunct new Peoples...

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Reps revisit Electoral Act Bill without election re-ordering clauses

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—HE House of Representatives, yesterday, revisited the Electoral Act Amendment Bill without the controversial election sequence clauses. However, spokesman of the...

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