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Mixed reactions trail #RevolutionNow protest, arrests

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protest By Innocent Anaba, Henry Ojelu and Onozure Dania The #RevolutionNow protest, which started in some parts of the country on Monday, came despite warning by the police, that the act was...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Imo, Bayelsa, others have no website— Report

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By Prince Okafor & Salome Uloko Findings have revealed that Imo, Zamfara, Bayelsa and other states have no official website. Web portal This is coming as the Centre for International Advanced...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

Revolution protest: DSS seeks court order to detain Sowore for 90 days

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By Emma Amaize, Clifford Ndujihe, Ikechukwu Nnochiri, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Dirisu Yakubu, Onozure Dania, Ike Uchechukwu , Umar Yusuf & Luminous Jannamike •Court fixes Thursday for ruling;...

Wed Aug 7th, 2019     Read More →

Edo Assembly : Present yourself for inauguration, Constitutional lawyer, market women tell Abuja-based members-elect

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…urge them to toe Bauchi example Condemnation has continued to trail the refusal of 12 members-elect of the Edo State House of Assembly to present themselves for inauguration as their...

Tue Aug 6th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: (#RevolutionNow): Nation newspaper correspondent regains freedom

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR-The Nation newspapers Correspondent in Cross River, Mr Nicholas Kalu, has regained freedom. Mr Kalu was arrested yesterday in Calabar, during the #RevolutionNow protest,...

Tue Aug 6th, 2019     Read More →

REVOLUTION NOW : Angry youths confront security men, protest in 4 states, FCT

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Olasunkanmi Akoni, Ben Agande, Ola Ajayi, Chris Ochayi, Ikechukwu Nnochiri, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Dirisu Yakubu, Luminous Jannamike, Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Ugochukwu Alaribe,...

Tue Aug 6th, 2019     Read More →

#RevolutionNow: Another SaharaReporters’ journalist, others arrested

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The police have, Monday, arrested another SaharaReporters’ journalist, Victor Ogungbero. Saharareporters journalist, Victor Ogungbero being arrested by police during #Revolutionnow...

Mon Aug 5th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Online editors, other Journalists arrested in Calabar over RevolutionIsNow protest

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By Ike Uchechukwu Some persons, including the Cross River state correspondent of the Nation newspapers, Nicholas Kalu, were on Monday, arrested at the Cultural center, Calabar venue of the...

Mon Aug 5th, 2019     Read More →

N3.6bn debt: AMCON takes over steel firm

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By Babajide Komolafe Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, said weekend it had taken over Bao Yao Futurlex Iron & Steel Company Limited in Abuja and Bao Yao Huan Jian Iron &...

Mon Aug 5th, 2019     Read More →

AMCON takes over steel firm over N3.6bn debt

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By Babajide Komolafe Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, said weekend it has taken over Bao Yao Futurlex Iron & Steel Company Limited in Abuja and Bao Yao Huan Jian Iron &...

Mon Aug 5th, 2019     Read More →

Cross River’s poorest of the poor

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By Emmanuel Una Quite a number of factors have combined to keep a large number of people poor and downtrodden in Cross River State against the obvious fact that the state is endowed with diverse...

Sun Aug 4th, 2019     Read More →

Dealing with open defecation in Nigeria

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By Hameed Oyegbade ISN’T it just shocking that 47 million Nigerians are practising open defecation? It’s real! According to the 2018 Water, Sanitation and Hygiene National Outcome...

Fri Aug 2nd, 2019     Read More →

National Security: Control social media now, Ayade warns FG

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…Say its accelerating country’s disunity By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, has called on the Federal Government to regulate the activities on...

Thu Aug 1st, 2019     Read More →

AMCON’s biggest debtors

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Government has set up a new task force for the recovery of over N5 Trillion being outstanding debts owed the Asset Management Corporation of...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

Shocks, surprises as Lawan announces names of 69 c’tee chairmen, deputies

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—IT was a mixed feeling of happiness, shocks, surprises and disappointment, yesterday, as President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, announced names of chairmen and...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →