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Diversification: Youth leader commends Buhari for massive investment in agriculture

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The President, Nigeria Youth Organisation (NYO), Alhaji Abdullahi Wali, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring massive investment in agriculture which he said had improved local...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

INEC will not use incident form in 2019 elections – Imo REC

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Owerri – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will not use incident form in 2019 elections as the card reader will be effectively utilised. Prof. Francis Ezeonu, the Resident...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Violent death : 1,351 killed in 10 weeks

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In January, about 676 Nigerians were cut down through herdsmen and farmers clashes, sectarian crises, communal clashes, Boko Haram insurgency, cult clashes, kidnapping, and ritual killings, among...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Shipments for 2 modular refineries to be installed in Delta, Rivers coming soon – FG

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Shipments for two modular refineries that will be installed in Delta and River States will be arriving very soon. A picture taken on September 16, 2015 shows workers trying to tie a pipe of the...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

PDP: Barricades on the road to power

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The determination of the PDP to return to power may hit a number of roadblocks unless and until dexterity is deployed in the removal of these obstacles. As it were, the national leadership of the...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

A winning ,sustainable sports development model for Nigeria Attention: President Buhari, State Governors

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The Nigerian sports industry has grown in recent years but we are still at the tip of the iceberg. There are vast opportunities and rewards awaiting the courageous and resourceful sports...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Will Buhari surmount challenges that brought Jonathan down?

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In response to pressures and criticisms arising from the above lapses, President Buhari visited Taraba State, on Monday, to commiserate with people who lost loved ones in the wake of violence that...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

APC Crisis Deepens: NWC member accuses colleagues, says, ‘our party, now for the highest bidder’

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A member of the National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Hilliard Eta has taken his party leadership to the cleaners, saying crucial decisions are now taken in...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →

10,623 poor persons receive FG’s N5, 000 monthly grants in Kaduna

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Kaduna – A total of 10,623 extremely poor and vulnerable persons in Kaduna State have been selected to receive N5, 000 monthly under the Federal Government Conditional Cash Transfer...

Fri Mar 9th, 2018     Read More →

APC must be voted out – Lamido

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By Festus Ahon & Emma Una CALABAR—FORMER governor of Jigawa State and a presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has called on...

Fri Mar 9th, 2018     Read More →

Woman clubs husband’s assailant to death in Cross River

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By Emma Una CALABAR—THE rustic town of Okpoma, Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State was Tuesday thrown into mourning as a woman, identified as Alice, allegedly clubbed a man, Ogar...

Fri Mar 9th, 2018     Read More →

Chibok/Dapchi Girls: Senate summons Buratai, IGP

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—FOLLOWING the abduction of over 110 girls from Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State by suspected Boko Haram militants, the Senate has...

Fri Mar 9th, 2018     Read More →

Pelican Stars signs 10 new players for 2017/2018 season

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The management of Pelican Stars Female Football Club of Calabar says it has signed 10 new players ahead of the 2017/2018 National Women League Football season, which begins on April 7. Sam Kombor,...

Thu Mar 8th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s economy totally exits recession – Udoma

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…Approves design linking Oron with Calabar By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, yesterday said that he presented a memo...

Thu Mar 8th, 2018     Read More →

FAO begins forest inventory in collaboration with FG in 36 states, FCT

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, has commenced process to upscale forest inventory in collaboration with the Federal Government in the 36 States and Federal...

Wed Mar 7th, 2018     Read More →