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Appeal Court dismisses Ortom’s appeal

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Makurdi – The Court of Appeal sitting in Makurdi on Friday dismissed appeals by Gov. Samuel Ortom, INEC and PDP against the decision of the Benue Governorship Election Petition Tribunal to...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial List: Senate to confirm 43 nominees Tuesday

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Screens Fashola, Aregbesola, Saraki, 6 others Monday *** 31 Nomineees Screened So Far By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate will on Tuesday round off the Screening Exercise of Ministerial Nominees...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

You’re too poor to do anything, says Bauchi man that raped, impregnated 13-yr-old girl

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By Charles Agwam Hafsat Muhammed, the mother of a 13-year-old girl(names withheld) abused and impregnated by an elderly tailor, is calling for justice. Rape Prof Ndubuisi Ekekwe: From village boy...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Cholera outbreak: NCDC records 82 suspected cases in Adamawa, Bauchi, Katsina

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By Chioma Obinna & Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, yesterday said no fewer than 82 cases of suspected cholera had been recorded from seven local government areas in...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

A look at Bala Usman’s analysis of communal conflicts in Nigeria

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INTRODUCTION Chief Eric Teniola cut his teeth in journalism as Senior Reporter with The Nigerian Tribune newspaper between 1973 and 1974. He later obtained a diploma in journalism from London...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

‘You’re too poor to prosecute me’- Man tells rape victim’s family

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By Charles Agwam An 8-months pregnant 13 years old girl, a student of JSS 1 at Central Junior Secondary School in Angwan Bakin Kasuwa of Misau local government, Bauchi State is facing the...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Reps tell Bauchi gov to issue new proclamation order on Assembly crisis

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—THE House of Representatives, yesterday, asked Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State to issue a new proclamation letter for the inauguration of the State...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Ministers: Senate goes back to ‘bow and go’, screens 10, 8 more nominees today

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lProtest over exclusion of FCT lAmaechi’s screening divides Senate lI would have made Akpabio sweat if… — Abaribe lDickson backs Sylva By Henry Umoru & Samuel Oyadongha...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

“Garment firm debut will cushion importation”

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By Naomi Uzor A former Commissioner for Commerce & Industry, Enugu State and an International Trade Consultant based in the United States of America, Dr. Jude Akubuilo, has said the launch of...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Rejig security, keep off pension funds, Oshiomhole tells Buhari

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•Says rate of poverty high; assures govt’ll build on 1st term successes •As Obaseki, Oshiomhole ‘re-unite’ at Aso Rock •My govt has restored growth, curbed...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

We have made gaint strides in science and technology — Onu

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Abuja, July 24, 2019(NAN) Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, a ministerial nominee from Ebonyi, says Nigeria has made giant strides in science and technology innovation development in the last four years of...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

We’re committed to making life more meaningful for Nigerians – Buhari

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is committed to consolidating on its successes of the last four years to make life better for all citizens irrespective of their...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

Termites ate my school certificate, says CJN Tanko

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, on Wednesday described the nation’s judiciary as one of the best in Africa. This came as there are reports that the CJN in an...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll partner journalists, others to fight corruption in Judiciary, says CJN

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has pledged to partner with journalists and other stakeholders to sanitise Nigeria’s judicial system. Justice Tanko Muhammad as...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll partner journalists, others to fight corruption in Judiciary, says CJN

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has pledged to partner with journalists and other stakeholders to sanitise Nigeria’s judicial system. Justice Tanko Muhammad as...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →