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NIMASA to partner NIWA to develop inland waterways

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Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has pledged to partner with National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) to develop and make the nation’s inland water ways...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

‘I thought of killing myself’

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And in that incident, fate again dealt a sad blow on Susan whose residence in Logo II, like others in her neighbourhood, got submerged in the flood. The poultry farm she had given her resources...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Ortom’s Second Term: To be or not to be?

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While political leaders in the state in unison declared their support for second for Ortom, the man seems to have taken the development in his strides and has refused to make a categorical...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

The Kings Of Baby Mamas

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The ever trending baby mama culture in the Nigerian entertainment industry today seems to have come to stay. The escape from marital commitments to focus on raising a child has made many followed...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria’s unity non-negotiable, says Osinbajo

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Yola – Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday in Yola, reinstated the commitment of the Federation Government to keep one, indivisible Nigeria. Osinbajo made the commitment while speaking...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

Team Delta wins 3rd National Youth Games

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Defending champions Team Delta on Saturday in Ilorin won the third edition of the National Youth Games (NYG), after gathering 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals. Team Akwa Ibom came second...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria’s unity non-negotiable – Osinbajo

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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday in Yola, reinstated the commitment of the Federation Government to keep one, indivisible Nigeria. Osinbajo made the commitment while speaking at the...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

Ex-Benue PDP chairman Ugbo, others killed in alleged clash with APC loyalists

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A former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic in Benue State, Lawrence Ugbo, has been allegedly killed alongside seven others during a clash claimed to be between two brothers loyal to the PDP and...

Fri Sep 15th, 2017     Read More →

Retired Major, 3 others die as APC, PDP supporters clash in Benue

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By Peter Duru MAKURDI—Four persons, including Major Lawrence Ugbo (retd.), a former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, state chairmen were, Wednesday, reportedly killed in a conflict between...

Fri Sep 15th, 2017     Read More →

Address economic hardship not 2019 ambitions, Nigerians tell politicians

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Abuja – Some Nigerians have urged politicians to fix ailing institutions and address economic hardship rather than engage in aspirations in the 2019 general elections. Abuja that politicians...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: APC not working at cross-purposes with NASS, Northern Govs – Panel

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.Releases Thematic Areas, Calls for Memos By Omeiza Ajayi & Stephanie Afer ABUJA: The committee set up by the ruling All Progressives Congress APC to articulate its position on the vexed...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB’s agitation is child’s play —Gov Okorocha

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MAKURDI—Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, who is also the Chairman of Progressive Governors’ Forum, has described the agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, for a...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Nnamdi Kanu plotting to overthrow Buhari, split Nigeria  – Arewa youths

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Abia govt extends curfew, meets monarchs, others Don’t be provoked into reprisal attacks, Northern Youths warned Arewa Consultative Forum calls for caution; IPOB meets to...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Move to higher grounds, NEMA warns communities along River Niger

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—FOLLOWING the devastating floods that have so far ravaged 27 states this year, National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has again warned communities along the River...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari orders probe of JAMB, NIMASA, gives flood alert

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the probe of former managements of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, and the Nigerian Maritime...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →