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Boko Haram survivors in IDP camp: We are hooked on Tramadol

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By Philip Obaji Jr. Aliyu Yusuf hadn’t heard of Tramadol until he arrived at an IDP (internally displaced persons) camp in 2016, having escaped an attack by Boko Haram on Gwoza, his hometown...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Osinbajo didn’t ask me to drop ambition — Ndume

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Former Senate Leader and frontline aspirant for the office of Senate President in the 9th National Assembly, Senator Ali Ndume, has dismissed insinuations that he turned down Vice President Yemi...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →

BBOG: Obe, Oyebode, Ajayi, call for release of 112 Chibok girls, Leah Sharibu, others

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By Ebunoluwa Sessou Nigerian women have called for the release of of the 112 Chibok girls still in the captivity of the Boko Haram insurgence. They also called for the release of the only Dapchi...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENCY: APC frowns at senators eyeing PDP for support

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By Patrick Azamosa THE ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that it is working on building a National Assembly whose actions and practices will be in line with what obtains in developed...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Life after insurgency

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By Gambo Dori I WAS in Maiduguri on a routine visit when by happenstance I watched on the local television a harvest of exotic tomatoes in a greenhouse farm in Njimtilo – a settlement just...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Middle Belt Forum and its delusional lies on Adara crisis

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By Musa Dauda Aboki Dr Bitrus Pogu wears two caps- he is the National Chairman of the Middle Belt Forum (MBF), one of the many organizations masquerading as champions of the rights of persecuted...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

FEC okays $247.3m foreign loan for electrification

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Approves the establishment of Army Varsity in BIU By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—-THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved $247.3 million loan facility from the African...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Petroleum Prices: Fuel remains steady as kerosene, diesel climb

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….As Anambra, others sell kerosene above N326/litre By Prince Okafor The Average price paid by consumers for premium motor spirit, PMS, popularly known as petrol, remains steady, as the...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

9th NASS: Fresh crisis looms in APC over leadership slots

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•Buhari meets with APC lawmakers-elect, Oshiomhole, NWC officials •APC Youth leaders reject NWC’s micro zoning formula •Bago campaign makes case for N/Central as N’Delta...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

FCTA demolishes structures within DAAR premises

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Why we demolished AIT structures— FCTA By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, yesterday, demolished some structures on the premises of Daar...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Ninth NASS leadership: No C’ttee Chairmanship for opposition – Oshiomhole

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Presents Gbajabiamila to Buhari As Buhari host reps elect to dinner By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – CHAIRMAN of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole last night said that the...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency : Youth Forum throws weight behind Lawan

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as Lawan reiterates that his Presidency will be all inclusive irrespective of party affiliation By Henry Umoru ABUJA – AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly and election of...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Why we demolished AIT structure – FCTA

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA has given insight into why it pulled down the structure of the African Independent Television, AIT, saying that the...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Average price of kerosene decreases in March by N1.61 ― NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene decreased to N303.94 in March from N305.55 recorded in February. FILE:...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Group urges Ndume, others to accept party supremacy

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Initiative for Leadership Development and Change (ILDC), an NGO, on Tuesday urged Sen. Ali Ndume and other senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to accept the supremacy of the...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →