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Kingibe:The man who ate his cake and kept it

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One of the selling points used to market the political aspiration of President Muhammadu Buhari in the past was the claim that he was not the run of the mill politician. Buhari’s frugal...

Sat Jun 16th, 2018     Read More →

APC Convention and the last options before the nPDP

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The June 23 national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC could well be the last option before members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party nPDP bloc within the ruling...

Sat Jun 16th, 2018     Read More →

Court orders Adamawa govt to pay N660m to 659 sacked teachers

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The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) on Thursday ordered the Adamawa government to pay N660 million to 659 sacked teachers by the Adamawa Post Primary Board. NAN reports that on Aug....

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria guns for another $500m Abacha loot

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In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries. The monies are...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

FG approves N185bn for rehabilitation, reconstruction of 14 roads nationwide

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Abuja – The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja approved N185.2billion for the rehabilitation, repairs and reconstruction of 14...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

See 14 road projects FG is spending N185bn on

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The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of N185.276 billion for the construction and rehabilitation of 14 road projects in different parts of the country. Mr Femi Adesina,...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Christian Youth Association lauds JAMB’s performance

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The Youth Wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN), says the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) deserves commendation by all Nigerians following its recent excellent...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Army kills 23 Boko Haram fighters

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At least 23 Boko Haram fighters have been killed and their weapons recovered during a clearance operation in villages in the Lake Chad region by the military. Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, the...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

APC making last-minute pronouncements to regain popularity—Pro-Atiku group

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—A support group for former Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s presidential ambition, has told Nigerians not to be deceived by what it called last minute moves...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Yola court passes death sentence on 5 men for killing herdsman

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA— A Yola High Court Presided over by Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri has sentenced five men to death for culpable homicide and for killing a herdsman. court The convicts, Alex...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari in closed door meeting with APC govs

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding meeting behind closed-doors with the All Progressives Congress, APC, governors at the First Lady’s...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Benue has lost over N400bn to herdsmen attacks — Gov Ortom

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Says no regret over grazing law By Peter Duru Makurdi — Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State said, yesterday, that the state has lost over N400 billion worth of property to renewed militant...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

NBS says average price of petrol dropped in May

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit, (Petrol) decreased to N150.2 in May from N151.4 paid in April. fuel pump The NBS, in its...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

#June 12: Atiku’s ex-aide asks court to stop conferment of GCFR on Abiola

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Adamawa State, Dr. Umar Ardo, Tuesday asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to stop the conferment of posthumous...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos fertile ground for cholera outbreak

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•Experts lament gaps in refuse disposal, sanitation By Chioma Obinna & Gabriel Olawale The outbreak of cholera in Nigeria in the last one year is currently raising questions about the...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →