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APC expresses sadness over Supreme Court’s verdict on Zamfara

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has expressed sadness over the judgement of the Supreme Court which upheld the decision of the Sokoto Division of the Court of...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Flying Eagles pound Qatar 4 -0

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Nigeria’s Flying Eagles open their Group D campaign at the 2019 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Poland with a 4-0 defeat of Qatar at Tychy, through goals from Maxwell Effiom, Okechukwu Offia,...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Patito’s Gang, the risks and close brushes with death

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YESTERDAY… Pat Utomi explained the philosophy behind his creation of the erstwhile popular Patito’s Gang, a TV program on NTA which many Nigerians looked forward to. Today, he tells...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Pilgrims are sponsors of your contract, NAHCON boss tells approved airlines

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THREE airlines have been approved by the Presidency for 2019 Hajj operations. They are Max Air Limited, Medview Airlines Plc, and FlyNas of Saudi Arabia. NAHCON-Boss, Barr Abdullahi...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

North Central leads with open defecation In Nigeria – UNICEF 

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… Says Jigawa, Bauchi, Katsina, top three states with open defecation free communities By Femi Bolaji and Bashir Bello The United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF, has said 16 million people...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Transport fares spike in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the decline in the price of premium motor spirit (PMS) also known as petrol, the average fare paid by passengers for bus journey intercity, air journey and journey...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Certification: Group urges members, partners to end polio

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – ROTARY International has called on members and global partners to redouble efforts to end polio in Nigeria by getting needed “International Polio-free...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Politicians who plotted to bomb Akwa Ibom, abduct and kill me are walking free — Mike Igini, REC

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South THE Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Akwa Ibom State, Barrister Mike Igini, in this interview, relives his agonizing experiences in the 2019...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Igbo-Yoruba affinity: Ifa oracle is the connecting link of original Nigerians — Attah of Igala

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• Ooni: Igbo Irunmole was the same as the Abrahamic Garden of Eden and Osun was Eve By Chris Onuoha Following the controversial statements and counter opinions emanating from some quarters as...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Cross River State APC: A cry for sanity

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By Barr. Utum Eteng The great English Philosopher John Locke in one of his philosophical outings opined that “New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Onnoghen: Odili disagrees as S-Court strikes out Cross River’s suit

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA-Justice Mary Odili, on Friday, disagreed with six other Justices of the Supreme Court that a suit Cross River State filed to challenge the removal of the former Chief...

Fri May 17th, 2019     Read More →

Court rules on 21-year land dispute between neighbouring C’River communities

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Justice Adie Onyebueke of a Cross Rivers State High Court sitting in Akamkpa, has called for an end to the protracted litigation between neighbouring communities...

Thu May 16th, 2019     Read More →

National library develops app to issue ISBN, ISSN numbers within 48 hours

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Commences campaign to promote reading culture By Elizabeth Uwandu In line with President Buhari’s cardinal agenda of ‘ease of doing business’,The National Library of Nigeria...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

DELSU not the first to conduct SUG Online voting in Nigeria

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BY BOMA WARIBOR. An online news website had published a news item that positioned Delta State University (DELSU) as the first tertiary institution in Nigeria to conduct Student Union Government...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →