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Amaechi restates commitment to host 2018 National Council on Transportation

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The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Sunday restated the ministry’s commitment to host the 16th edition of the National Council on Transportation (NCT) before the end of...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

National Youth Games: Delta makes history, wins 4th edition

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Team Delta on Sunday made history, winning the 4th National Youth Games in Ilorin to make it four wins out of four competitions. They won the multi-sports youth development Games for the third...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

How Dickson mobilised NASS to make Jonathan Acting President- Tambuwal

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA- GOVERNOR Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday gave insight into how former President Goodluck Jonathan became Acting President through the popular Doctrine of...

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Unanswered questions from Obong Attah’s Resource Control discourse

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Book title: Attah on Resource Control (Revised) Editor: Dele Sobowale Year of Revision: 2018 Reviewer: Udo Ibuot THIS is a 156 page publication by Obong (Arc) Victor Bassey Attah, former...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert: Niger, Edo, Anambra, others vulnerable

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People living in communities on the floodplains, especially in Niger, Edo, Jigawa, Anambra and Bayelsa state should be prepared to experience another round of flooding. The National Emergency...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Trained by the first professor of journalism in Nigeria

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By OSA MBONU-AMADI, Arts Editor By the end of 1997, I left 9 Awofodu again, this time, never to return, to go and live in a four-bedroom flat at 16 Igbo-elerin Road, Okokomaiko, from where my...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria deserves a President that would give all a sense of belonging – Saraki

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..as Fayose PDP Presidential aspirants to accept outcome of primary, work for party. Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to ensure they vote a President who understands democracy...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Ayu tells Middle Belt, South South to defend themselves

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…Says our people are slaughtered daily By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenagoa FORMER Senate President, Dr. Iyiorcha Ayu, has called on the ethnic minorities of the South South and the Middle Belt to...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

IPOB hails Biafrans for observing sit-at home order

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – LEADERSHIP of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has commended Biafrans, all traders union, artisans, teachers, bankers, road transport workers, clergy, for...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nwodo brokers peace in Ohanaeze Ndigbo Bayelsa chapter

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The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, has resolved the lingering leadership crisis in the Bayelsa chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, . The protracted leadership crisis had...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Use gloves to shake politicians Sani says, as he gives Bichi 7 point’s agenda

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By Nwafor Sunday A different song was sang on Friday by Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, when a good number of Nigerians flayed and criticized President Muhammadu Buhari for...

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Domestic debts of 36 states, FCT hit N3.5trn in H1’18

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the domestic debt stock of the country’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) stood at N3.5 trillion as...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Illegal detention: National security must be subject to rule of law—Court

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA— Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, held that national security was not sufficient ground for the Department of State...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians react on Bichi’s new appointment

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By Nwafor Sunday Following the appointment of Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Service, DSS, on Thursday, Nigerians have taken to various social media to...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Dickson calls for arrest of Bayelsa legislator over alleged murder, cultism

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…accuses Buhari of allowing Sylva, Lokpobiri to unleash mayhem on state By Samuel Oyadongha & Emem Idio YENAGOA- BAYELSA State Governor, Hon Henry Seriake Dickson, has directed security...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →