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Govt, Labour head for showdown over new minimum wage

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young LAGOS—FOLLOWING apprehension that the Federal Government was not prepared to approve a new national minimum wage for workers, indications, Tuesday, emerged that ...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Anambra NSCDC commandant is dead

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The Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Anambra, Mr John Ahwen, has died. Newsmen report that Ahwen, who was deployed to the state in March 2017, died on...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

APGA chieftain calls for scraping of JAMB

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An All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) stalwart, Dr Chinedu Ekwalo, has called for scraping of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), saying it was more of money-making than placement...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

No, Osinbajo, IBB left legacies

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo last Sunday took a swipe at past governments in Nigeria accusing them of draining huge funds with little or no investment in infrastructure. Specifically, he accused...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

What I’m contesting — Obi

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AS 2019 elections draw nearer, there are increased speculations and wild guesses of the post Mr. Peter Obi is contesting . But answering them, Mr. Peter Obi said he was only contesting for a...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Anger as S-East PDP levies aspirants

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It’s to run the party —Umahi By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—ASPIRANTS in the South East zonal structure of the Peoples Democratic party, PDP, have expressed anger over what they described...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

FG moves to tackle deadly gases from exposed coal seam in Anambra

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…community says 15 people killed By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA—THE Federal Government yesterday said officers from the Federal Ministry of Mines and Development have been dispatched to...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

MASSOB, BIM bicker over Bianca Ojukwu’s political ambition

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Stop your political romance with enemies of Ndigbo, MASSOB warns Bianca As Uwazuruike endorses Bianca’s senatorial bid By Chidi Nkwopara & Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—THE Movement for...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Flooding : Edo intensifies work at resettlement camps, safe havens

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The Edo State Government has said that work has intensified at designated resettlement camps across the state to receive residents, who are displaced by flooding. Persistent rainfall in the past...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Sen Umeh reiterates need for more funds to boost electricity supply

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Enugu – Sen. Victor Umeh, representing Anambra South in the upper chamber has emphasised the need for the Federal government to invest more on energy supply to boost the economy of the...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Fire destroys goods, household properties worth N40million in Onitsha

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu- Nnewi It was wailing, sobbing and gnashing of teeth by victims and sympathizers at Mbanugo Street Onitsha, as goods, house hold properties and documents worth over N40 million...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Bianca Ojukwu is the best among all contenders, says APGA Chieftain

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By Nwafor Sunday Having traced, weighed and analyzed the personalities involved in the forthcoming 2019 Anambra South Senatorial election, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, National Coordinator APGA Media...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Anglican Communion laments lack of federal, state govts’ presence in Anambra West

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—CHURCH of Nigeria Anglican Communion, Diocese of Mbamili, Anambra State, has lamented lack of a federal and state governments’ presence in the whole of Anambra...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Priestess, 2 sons arrested over kidnap of applicants

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By Evelyn Usman LAGOS—Residents of Egan community, in Igando, a Lagos suburb, were weekend was thrown into shock, following the arrest of a popular chief priestess and custodian of an Ifa...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Primaries : Oshiomhole, Obaseki head for showdown as Edo leans towards consensus

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Samuel Oyadongha, Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu & Omezia Ajayi ABUJA—Ahead of a meeting between the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →