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World Food Day: Deplorable roads affect food supply in C’ River —AFAN

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The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Cross River Chapter, has said that the deplorable condition of roads was responsible for the drop in the food supply in the state. The Chairman of...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Fire Service gets 10 Hectares for Katsina Training School

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By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Katsina state Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has allocated 10 hectares of land in the state to the Federal Fire Service FFS for the building of its training school...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Senate asks FG to declare state of emergency on federal roads

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***To investigate non- remittance of 5% user charge by PPPRA to FERMA By Henry Umoru The Senate, Tuesday asked the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency, declare a state of emergency on all...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Economic and institutional restructuring for the next Nigeria

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By Charles Soludo Speech delivered at The Platform on Re-Designing the Nigerian Economy with New Ideas”; The Covenant Place, Beside the National Theatre, Iganmu; October 1, 2019. We have...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Prof Sagay, IBB, and the distortion of history

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By Dele Sobowale I believe that Ibrahim Babangida is really one of those who brought this country down. He was the one who legitimised corruption. He made it legitimate and an acceptable way of...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

OAU gets100% funding to commence in agricultural extension programme

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Sasakawa Global 2000 (SG 2000), has assured Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife 100 percent funding to enable the institute commence to commence degree programme in agricultural extension...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Amid kudos, knocks, Reps pass 2020 budget to second reading

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Adjourn plenary till October 29, for defence By Levinus Nwabughiogu Amid kudos and knocks, the House of Representatives yesterday passed the 2020 Appropriation Bill otherwise called budget to...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →

Ohanaeze Ndigbo set to raise funds ahead of 2023 presidential election

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Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council in the Diaspora has promised to raise multi-million-dollar support funds by the end of 2022 to back whoever the youths nominate among the current South-East...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: More Knocks by Senators

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As Senators express doubts on meeting up with targeted N8.155trillion, Kick against Increase in VAT Task FG on revenue generation Adjourn Debate till Tuesday By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Senate reintroduces bill for NASS budget office

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The Senate on Thursday reintroduced a Bill seeking to establish the National Assembly Budget and Research Office (NABRO). Nigerian Senate The Bill, which was passed by the 8th Senate on May 3,...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Senate reintroduces bill to establish N’Assembly budget office

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The Senate on Thursday reintroduced a bill seeking to establish the National Assembly Budget and Research Office (NABRO). Red chambers of the Nigerian Senate This was made known in a press...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

CRUTECH lecturer challenges students to shame him if he ever demands sex for grades

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…lets not wait for journalists to do investigations on me By Ike Uchechukwu A lecturer in the Department of Mass Communications, Cross River University of Technology ,CRUTECH,Mr Colnelius...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

NPA pensioners protest 11 years of none increment

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Pensioners of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Wednesday protested at the NPA Headquarters in Marina, Lagos, against the irregular increment in their pensions since 2008. The Pensioner...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

FG set to kick-off campaign against open defecation Nov 19

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…commends Jigawa State for attaining 2nd ODF status …as Jigawa initiates a bill to ban open defecation By Gabriel Ewepu THE Federal Government, Wednesday, disclosed readiness to...

Wed Oct 9th, 2019     Read More →