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Nigeria is ‘not yet the rich nation it will be – Fashola

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FOR THE RECORDS …answers 31 questions from 16 senators, ‘competently and adequately’, in about two hours On 29 July 2019, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, appeared before the...

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Breaking: INEC sacks Cross River REC for using premises to declare for APC guber ambition

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REC …Says, his purported resignation, invalid By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has sacked its Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Cross River...

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Breaking: INEC sacks Cross River REC for joining APC

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has sacked its Resident Electoral Commissioner REC in Cross River state, Dr. Frankland Briyai for using her...

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Nigeria haunted by Gowon’s 1966 mistake – Uko

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Says playing West against East has kept the country down By Clifford Ndujihe Evangelist Elliot Ugochukwu-Uko is the founder of the Igbo Youths Movement, IYM, deputy secretary of the Professor Ben...

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APC worse off under you, Progressive Govs D-G tackles Oshiomhole

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APC By Omeiza Ajayi OSHIOMHOLE Director-General of Progressive Governors Forum, Salihu Lukman, has again blamed National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, for the...

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Why we can’t afford violent election – Ijaw elders, stakeholders

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election By Dapo Akinrefon WORRIED by the previous experience of violence and electoral malfeasance in Bayelsa State, some concerned stakeholders, recently converged on Yenagoa to brainstorm on...

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Buhari, OBJ, Abdulsalami, Jonathan advocate concerted action against cancer

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…As Dickson launches cancer foundation in memory of the late mother By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA— President Muhammadu Buhari, former Presidents Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr Goodluck...

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Alaibe Campaign appoints ex Bayelsa Dep Gov Ebebi as DG, others for PDP primary

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Alaibe By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—THE Campaign Organisation of the frontline aspirant for the governorship of Bayelsa State, Chief ‘Timi Alaibe, has announced the appointment of a...

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First E&P announces recruitment of community personnel as trainees on its FPSO

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FPSO As part of our commitment to enhance economic livelihood within our neighbouring communities, the NNPC/FIRST E&P OMLs 83 & 85 Joint Venture (“JV”) is pleased to announce...

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Development: Okowa advocates FG, States collaboration

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Commission market at Bayelsa DELTA Governor Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for greater collaboration between the Federal and State governments to attract positive development to the people at the...

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Sowore’s detention: Judiciary is Nigeria’s major problem – Timi Frank

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…Seeks Ban on Corrupt Judges A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described the judiciary as...

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Breaking: C’River INEC Rec, Briyai resigns, joins Bayelsa governorship race

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Briyai …Says “I am a Progressive, I will run under APC By Ike Uchechukwu INEC CALABAR- The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, of the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, in...

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1,100 years of servitude by Pat Utomi

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By Pat Utomi Servitude: WHY write a book? Having written a few, could this just be a habit? Each time I think book I think of the motive of the author, his view of the nature of man in society and...

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STUDENT’S RAPE: No attempt to sweep case under carpet — Ondo Police

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Ondo State Police Command, yesterday, dispelled insinuations that security agencies in the state planned to sweep the rape case against soldiers under the...

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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dennerby invites 30 Falcons for Algeria

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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Ahead of the first round of the African qualifying race for the Women’s Football Tournament of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Super Falcons’ Head Coach,...

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