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Chibok: There’s something wrong with a nation twice beaten – Tunde Bakare

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…Demands release of Leah Sharibu By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – As Nigerians pensively remember the abduction of 276 school girls in Chibok, Borno state, four years ago, Senior Pastor of the...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

APC senators, Reps, Others Set To Defect To PDP-Onuesoke

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Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, says All Progressives Congress (APC) senators, House of Representatives members and top chieftains of the party will soon defect...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Troop’s ambush, kill 7 Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

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Maiduguri – The Nigerian Army on Saturday said its troops killed seven Boko Haram insurgents in the ongoing clearance operation in separate ambushes in Borno. Army deploys troops to Benue, 5...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

It’s unfortunate our girls ‘re still in captivity 4 years after abduction – Dogora

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..calls for release of Leah Sharibu By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has expressed regrets that many of the over 200 Chibok school girls in...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Chibok schoolgirls frustrated despite escaping Boko Haram

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On April 14, 2014, Saraya Amos and 56 of her classmates staged a daring escape from Boko Haram jihadists who raided their secondary school in Chibok, northeast Nigeria. Members fo the ‘Bring...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

NLC advocates skill training programme for women in Borno

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The Borno Chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has advocated for proactive skill and vocational training programmes for improvement of social and economic status of women in the...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: We have 8 million PVCs awaiting collection – INEC

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Say some Nigerians tell us they are not interested Maps out measures to avoid 2015 mistakes FG can’t ensure credible polls – Ann Kio-Briggs By Clifford Ndujihe & Omeiza Ajayi TO...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’ll vote Buhari again and again – Adesina

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The greatest talking point in our country this week has been the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that he would seek a second term in office next year. And naturally so. Desire by any...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Dr Indimi: Businessman with tenacity and perseverance

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By Emeka Anaeto, Business Editor THE Vanguard Businessman of the Year is conferred, not just on any rich man, but specifically, on one with impact and imprint on the industry he/ she operates in,...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

We are concerned; aware that it is taking too long, Buhari tells parents of abducted Chibok Girls

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PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has told the parents of the abducted Chibok girls not to lose hope, assuring that the girls will return to them. President Muhammadu Buhari (standing) speaking during a...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Senate in rowdy session over status of Anambra as oil producing state

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—It was a rowdy session yesterday on the floor of the Senate over the status of Anambra State as an oil producing area as three senators from three different states were...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

NDDC arrests Boko Haram kingpins, suspected vandals

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The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu received participants of course 40/2018 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Average prices for petrol, others drop in March — NBS

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday, said the average prices paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol), Kerosene, Liquefied petroleum gas (cooking...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

FG approves N47bn for Aba-PH, Ota, roads repair

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Dreging of Warri Seaport to gulp N13bn By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Executive Council (FEC), Wednesday, approved contracts of N47 billion for road projects in the country,...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Facial recognition technology helps Chinese Police solve crimes

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Zhengzhou (China) – Facial recognition technology has helped Chinese Police to solve crimes. A female police officer faces supporters of 219 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants as...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →