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EnviroNews, others to receive awards

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LEADING online environment and development magazine, EnviroNews Nigeria, along with several other organisations and individuals, will be honoured during the eighth Environment Outreach Magazine...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

MSMEs: FG launches one-stop shop in plateau, seven other states to follow

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*Alongside Clinics, initiative to support growth of small business In fulfilment of its mandate to significantly spur Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in Nigeria, the Federal Government...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

Usani urges N’Delta groups to work together for region’s devt

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By Emma Una CALABAR—PASTOR Usani Usani, Minister for Niger Delta Affairs has called on political, cultural and pressure groups in the Niger Delta region to work together to enhance the...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

Local Content: VoguePay to deepen Nigeria’s $12bn software market with local apps

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Online payment gateway, VoguePay has declared its willingness to help Nigerian undergraduates develop local content applications that would support the $12 billion Nigeria software market...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Invest more in Nigeria, FG tasks ECOWAS Bank

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief ABUJA— The Federal Government has tasked ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development, EBID, to invest more in Nigeria’s infrastructure sector. Declaring...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria sport:Falling standards, result of leadership vacuum

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By Jacob Ajom Nigeria’s disastrous outing at the 2012 Olympics in London sparked off a rash of reactions from Nigerians. The performance of Team Nigeria was so low that the number one...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

MOSES SIASIA: From having no hope to providing hopes

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By CHARLES KUMOLU As a younger person, Moses Siasia knew quite early in life that the choice of becoming successful was solely his responsibility. Losing his father early challenged him the more...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Cross River Govt. discovers more solid mineral deposits

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The Cross River Government has discovered more solid mineral deposits across the three Senatorial Districts in the state after it partnered with some Chinese geologists on exploration. The state...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

‎You lied on Ojukwu, Biafra zionists chide Buhari

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU-‎ THE Biafra Zionists’ Federation, BZF, has described President Mohammadu Buhari’s claim that Ojukwu disowned Biafra in 2003 as a compendium of lies. The group...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

NLC, NULGE join demand for LG autonomy

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—In furtherance to the agitation for local government autonomy, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has joined Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, in...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Drama, as minister hands over snakes smuggled from Cameroon to UNIUYO

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By Emma Una CALABAR—THERE was noticeable tension in Calabar, Cross River State, as the Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, handed over 145 snakes and reptiles to the...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

13% derivation: Oil-producing states receive N7trn in 18 years

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Despite claims of neglect and abandonment, investigation has revealed that governments of oil-producing states in Nigeria had over the years, failed to utilize the resources provided them to...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

2 nabbed for kidnap in Calabar

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By Ike Uchechukwu The Cross River State Police Command, weekend, smashed a kidnap syndicate that specialises in kidnapping high profile civil servants and other businessmen in the state. The...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

‘Pastor Kumuyi came to my rescue after I stepped on poison’

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It was harvest of miracles in the South-South when the General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor W.F Kumuyi, visited six cities in the zone. Kumuyi In each state...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

FG gets $1.5b to tackle water problems in states

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THE Federal Government has secured over $1.5b to address the problems associated with the provision of urban water in some states. Minister for Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, who disclosed...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →