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2019: Ignore Obasanjo’s advise at your own risk — Prof. ABC Nwosu

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu Professor ABC Nwosu served as Political Adviser to President Olusegun Obasanjo at the onset of the Fourth Republic and was later appointed Minister of Health in the same...

Mon Mar 19th, 2018     Read More →

Justice on a slow lane

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For instance, in the opinion of the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, PACAC, Prof. Itse Sagay, before the ACJ Act was enacted, Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs,...

Sun Mar 18th, 2018     Read More →

Possible reversal of political fortunes in two southern states

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The problem with praise-singers, especially when they multiply like viruses, is that they induce in political leaders a sense of infallibility. But, again, I was cured of that disease – loud...

Sun Mar 18th, 2018     Read More →

3.7m Nigerians are currently faced with food insecurity – Report

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….may increase to 5.2 million in August 2018 By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Cadre Harmonise, CH, report for March 2018, conducted in 16 States of the federation and Federal Capital Territory,...

Sat Mar 17th, 2018     Read More →

North East: 3.8m benefit from WHO free healthcare

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it provided health interventions to 3.8 million people affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in northeast in the past one year. WHO said in its 2017 annual...

Sat Mar 17th, 2018     Read More →

Yobe residents pay cheapest bus fare in February – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said residents of Yobe paid the lowest bus journey within the city in February. The NBS stated this in Transport Fare Watch for February 2018 published on...

Fri Mar 16th, 2018     Read More →

Justice on a slow lane: Curious posers on why many political trial cases are still in abeyance…

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A sense of confidence in the courts is essential to maintain the fabric of ordered liberty for a free people and three things could destroy that confidence and do incalculable damage to society:...

Fri Mar 16th, 2018     Read More →

3.8m Nigerians may face acute food shortage, global agencies warn

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Abuja – Global food agencies have warned against impending food shortage that could affect 3.8 million people in 16 northern states of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

UN donates $9m to provide life saving aids to 60,000 persons

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By Victoria Ojeme ABUJA- The United Nations, through the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund, has allocated US$9 million to provide life-saving aid to some 60,000 children, women and men recently displaced...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

When shall we see the back of Boko Haram?(2)

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By Gambo Dori AT the tail-end of this page last week I raised two issues. The first had to do with the disappointing level of coordination not only between the commands of military formations sent...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

Imo assembly raises alarm over destruction of crops by cattle

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—MEMBERS of Imo State House of Assembly have raised alarm over the menace of herdsmen in Okigwe local government area of the state. Herdsmen with their...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

Election sequence: Reps move to re-gazette Electoral Act

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By Emman Ovuakporie ..To override 10 Bills Buhari failed to sign ABUJA—House of Representatives, yesterday, said after studying President Muhammadu Buhari’s letter declining to...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Jonathan at ‘war’ over Dapchi schoolgirls

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•Unlike Jonathan, I acted fast — Buhari •Adds: ‘I won’t rest until Dapchi, Chibok girls are rescued’ •Orders security agencies to brief him on 24-hour...

Thu Mar 15th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi Girls abduction: Unlike Jonathan, I acted fast – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday in Yobe State said that his administration’s prompt response to the adoption of 110 students of Government...

Wed Mar 14th, 2018     Read More →

FG releases N43.92bn to 330,000 rice farmers

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New York – The Federal Government has released about N43.92 billion (122 million dollars) to 300,000 rice farmers to increase Nigeria’s rice production by additional two million tonnes...

Wed Mar 14th, 2018     Read More →