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President Buhari’s 2019 Budget speech

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His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria At the Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja wednesday, 19TH December 2018 PROTOCOLS – It is my...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Customs seizes 5,662 bags of smuggled rice worth N137m

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The Strike Force Team of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has announced the seizure of 5,662 bags of suspected smuggled rice and 137 bales of second hand clothes both valued at N137...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged N1.4bn fraud: NBA President, Usoro arraigned, gets N250m bail

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By Innocent Anaba LAGOS—Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, arraigned President of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr Paul Usoro, SAN, before a Federal High Court...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian cadets at risk over emergence of tech-driven vessels

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By Godfrey Bivbere THE prospects of Nigerian trained cadets may have become jeopardized by the emergence of technology driven ocean-going vessels. * Mor Prosperity; one of the two newly acquired...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Why SDG projects failed in oil communities of South-East, South-South

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerrri Lack of funding and neglect on the side of the government have been identified as some of the reasons forestalling the actualisation of the Sustainable Development...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

School feeding programme collapses in Akwa Ibom

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—Federal Government’s school feeding programme has run into hitches in Akwa Ibom State as the children have not been fed this term following the non-release of...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t give up on our political leaders yet, Ooni of Ife tells youths

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…as he extols Gov Udom, Ojenuwa By Josephine Agbonkhese The Ooni of lfe, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has appealed to youths across the country to not give up on political leaders yet,...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari rejects NASS’ approval for refund of N488.7bn to states

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President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the National Assembly’s approval for refund of N488.7 billion to State Governments for projects they executed on behalf of the Federal...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Powerful New Diabetes Remedy Is Finally in Nigeria: See The Solution I used to completely normalise my blood sugar level and made me to be completely FREE from Diabetes.

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Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Ooni inducts Udom into Hall of Fame

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By Henry Ojelu Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan, has inducted Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa-Ibom State into Hall of Fame. Governor Emmanuel was inducted into the prestigious Hall of Fame in Lagos...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Amnesty boss, Dokubo, preaches in Niger Delta

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT—COORDINATOR of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, PAP, Professor Charles Dokubo, has appealed to stakeholders for sustained peace in the Niger Delta,...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Group urges FG to publish revenue from A-Ibom oil fields

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—A group, Akwa Ibom Leaders Vanguard, has alleged that there had been massive oil revenue theft in the past three years, demanding the publication of the state’s...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

$60m Ikwe-Onna Refinery to start operation in 2020

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Dennis Udoma THERE are indications that Nigeria’s refining capacity would be boosted between 2019 and 2020, as stakeholders have started work on the $600 million Ikwe-Onna Modular Refinery...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Entrepreneurs blast FG over poor empowerment schemes, threaten strike

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By Chioma Onuegbu By Chioma Onuegbu UYO—INDUSTRIALISTS under the aegis of the National Association of Enterprise Employers, NAEE, from the six geopolitical zones of the country, have...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Alex Otti has same development paradigm as Governor Ikpeazu

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By John Okiyi Kalu After watching the video of the governorship campaign launch of factional candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Mazi Alex Otti, it dawned on me...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →