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Shipments for 2 modular refineries to be installed in Delta, Rivers coming soon – FG

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Shipments for two modular refineries that will be installed in Delta and River States will be arriving very soon. A picture taken on September 16, 2015 shows workers trying to tie a pipe of the...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/Sponsorship •Bamidele, an ND graduate of accounting, resides in Lagos, needs a good job or financial help from kind hearted Nigerians to set up a business.09059072259 •Maureen...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s economy totally exits recession – Udoma

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…Approves design linking Oron with Calabar By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, yesterday said that he presented a memo...

Thu Mar 8th, 2018     Read More →

How IPOB mesmerized and humiliated Igbo leaders in Enugu

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By Emeka Mamah Enugu— The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has banned further discussions on Nigerian unity anywhere in the South-East. IPOB made this known in its letter of apology to...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria loses 2,300 under-5-yr olds, 145 women of child-bearing age every day — Senate

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Calls for special court to enforce children’s rights Probes cases of child labour, molestation, abuse By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday, raised the alarm that Nigeria as a...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Southern youths mull mass movement, mobilise for PVCs

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By Charles Kumolu SOUTHERN Young Leaders have called on governors of southern states to close ranks irrespective of political affiliations, saying that young people in the region would support a...

Tue Mar 6th, 2018     Read More →

A’Ibom mobilises countryside dwellers for CVR, Ibeno chair detects problem

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By CHIOMA ONUEGBU UPENEKANG—WITH less than one year to the next general elections in the country, the Akwa Ibom State Government has, through the local government areas intensified...

Tue Mar 6th, 2018     Read More →

Dana Air flies US-based doctors on free medical mission to Uyo

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By Lawani Mikairu lagos—Dana Air yesterday flew a team of 20 doctors based in the United States of America from Lagos to Akwa Ibom State for a free medical mission. The free surgical...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

FDI: Kogi, others attract N1.9tn in Q4 2017

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By Dapo Akinrefon INDICATIONS have emerged that Kogi State and 12 other states including the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, attracted $5.3b (N1.9tn) in the last quarter of 2017, representing...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Igbo group roots for Buhari

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By Dirisu Yakubu A pan-Igbo pressure group, the Movement for the Actualization of South-East Presidency (MASEP) Monday pledged its support for the actualization of a second term in office for...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

NHRC receives 76 complaints on hate speech, electoral violence in South-south- Official

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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) says it received 76 complaints relating to hate speeches and electoral violence from the South-South geopolitical zone. The Acting Executive Secretary...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, double payment and former governors

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By Femi Salako THE passage of a bill by the Kwara State House of Assembly stopping pension to former governors and their deputies holding public offices is in the best interest of Nigerians. An...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

Why Change is difficult in Niger-Delta — Nsima Ekere

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Former deputy governor of Akwa Ibom State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Nsima Ekere, is the managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. In this interview...

Mon Mar 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Southern youths to join mass movement, mobilise for PVCs

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SOUTHERN Young Leaders have called on governors of southern states to close ranks irrespective of political affiliations, saying that young people in the region would support a mass movement aimed...

Sun Mar 4th, 2018     Read More →

NPFL: Matchday 11 Results

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Heartland 0-1 Lobi Nasarawa 1-0 Wikki Rivers 1-1 FCIU Abia Warriors 1-0 Kwara El-Kanemi 0-0 Tornadoes Kano Pillars 2-0 Go Round Sunshine 1-1 Rangers

Sun Mar 4th, 2018     Read More →