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Grade ‘A’ university cut-off marks: OAU, UNN 41 others lead with 180-200 – Investigations

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…Bauchi University, 166 Tertiary Institutions in Grade ‘C’ with Lowest cut-off of 100-145 The Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU) Ile-Ife in Osun state, South West Nigeria and the...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Questions on FG spending on feeding Pupils

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Last week, some newspapers published what Alhaji Lai Mohammed would call “fake news” but which economists, being mostly quantitative in their thinking, would dismiss as deliberate and...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Flood: Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue victims

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Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood in...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Flood: Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue victims

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Lagos – Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Maths is like magic, says Cowbellpedia contestant

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CRITICAL thinking is all that is required to make Mathematics easy for students. This is the submission of Joseph Agom, a semi-finalist in the on-going 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Benue flood: SEMA boss denies diversion of relief materials

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Mr Boniface Ortese, Executive Secretary, Benue State Emergency Management Agency (BSEMA), has denied allegations that relief materials for victims of the recent flood in the state had been...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

How Gowon broke one north

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By Emeka Obasi Politics throws itself up in various forms leaving those who think they are professional politicians losing out without realising their place in the new order until it becomes way...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Charly Boy, Adeyanju condemn alleged poor response to Benue flood by FG, NEMA

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Ace musician, Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charly Boy and the former Director New Media for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Deji Adeyanju have condemned what they termed the poor response to the Benue...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

What Buhari told Aisha Alhassan about his fears of Glásnost and Perestróĭka – Reno

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It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari’s minister for women affairs, Aisha Alhassan has publicly ditched him and hitched unto the advocate of restructuring, Atiku Abubakar. As...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Workers’ strike: I smell a rat, says Gov Ortom

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Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, said he smelt a rat in the current strike by workers in the state and thinks that it might be a ploy to frustrate the ongoing salary verification...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram: NAF operations gulp 1.03m litres of fuel in 2 years — CAS

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Nigerian Air Force, NAF, said yesterday, that its air operations against Boko Haram in the North-East has taken 1.03 million litres of aviation fuel from its...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Lack of planning cause of flooding – Expert

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Dr Ifeoluwagbuyi Kitan, an Environmental Consultant on Thursday said lack of planning was the major cause of flooding in the country. Kitan made this known in an interview with Newsmen in Abuja....

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

Finally, Taraba/Benue agree on border demarcations

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By John Mkom JALINGO—The governors of Taraba and Benue states, Tuesday, agreed on peaceful demarcations of the border between both states, which has caused communal crises for decades,...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

FG to dredge River Benue, construct drainage in Makurdi

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By Peter Duru MAKURDI—The Federal Government will undertake the dredging of River Benue and construct drainage in Makurdi and its environs to check a repeat of the flood that recently...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

ASUU STRIKE: What students are doing at home

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We’re making beads, learning computer studies, playing games, doing assignments and eating more By Dayo Adesulu, Elizabeth Uwandu, Kelechukwu Iruoma Happy Ekeyede & Miracle Ndubuisi AS...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →