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Average price paid for kerosene, bus fare increased in October — NBS

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Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within cities in the country increased from N185.47 in September to N193.21 in...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

NBS says bus journey fare up by N8.73 in October

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within cities in the country increased by N8.73 from N185.47 in September to N193.21 in...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Robbers raid Calabar microfinance bank

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By Emma Una CALABAR—A Calabar Microfinance Bank located on Bassey Duke Street was, yesterday afternoon, raided by hoodlums, who carted away large sums of money. Banking hall N2.5bn payment...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

PDP’s “baggage” will not allow its candidate perform — Donald Duke

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Mr Donald Duke, the Presidential Candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) says the PDP “baggage” will not allow for good performance if its candidate emerges as President in...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

WAEC releases 2018 WASSCE for private, recording 60% failure

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By Dayo Adesulu The West African Examination Council, WAEC, Wednesday released its WASSCE results for private candidates in the 2018 November/December Examination, recording 60 per cent failure....

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

Anenih to be buried December 1

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FORMER Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Anthony Akhakon Anenih, will be buried in his Mausoleum, at his country home in Uzenema-Arue,...

Tue Nov 20th, 2018     Read More →

Ebonyi/C’River boundary dispute: Soldiers rescue malnourished boy

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ABAKALIKI—SOLDIERS searching for their missing colleague in the crisis between Igbeagu community in Izzi local government area of Ebonyi state and their neighbouring community of Ukelle,...

Tue Nov 20th, 2018     Read More →

C’River ponzi scheme operator opens up on whereabouts of N18bn customers’ funds

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*What I did with N18bn customers’ funds – Michael Eke, MMCS founder *Police hand over businessman to EFCC for further investigations *We lost our life savings, money borrowed from...

Tue Nov 20th, 2018     Read More →

C-River community bemoans erosion devastation

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By Emma Una CALABAR—NYA-HASANG community in Calabar Municipal Local Government Area of Cross River State, severely threatened by erosion, has cried out for help after a church and several...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

Ikorodu-Oga, Akwa-Cross honour Salis, Lagos AD gov candidate

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By Agbonkhese Oboh TWO socio-cultural organisations, Ikorodu-Oga Development Association, IKODASS, and Association of Akwa-Cross Indigenes, have honoured High Chief Owolabi Salis, Lagos State...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

ASUU Strike: We are now a laughing stock, students lament

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By Emma Amaize, Editor, South-South, Ike Uchechukwu (Calabar), Harry-Okon Emmanuel, Chioma Onuegbu (Uyo) Emem Idio (Yenagoa), Ochuko Akuopha (Oleh), Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu (Benin City), Peter Duru,...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

Why the police in S-South cannot confront men of the underworld killing their officers 

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•Politicians send criminals to snatch weapons from policemen – Retired army officer By Emma Amaize, Editor, South-South, Egufe Yafugborhi, Davies Iheamnachor (Port Harcourt), Ike...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

C/River APC mourns late chairman

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Sen. John Owan-Enoh, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Cross River has described as “shocking” the death of Dr Matthew Achigbe, Chairman of the party...

Sat Nov 17th, 2018     Read More →

NMA tasks federal, states on increased healthcare funding

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The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) have called on the federal and state governments to increase the funding of healthcare in the country. Dr Agam Ayuk, NMA Chairman, South South Dr Kofi...

Sat Nov 17th, 2018     Read More →

South South Guber Race: A peep into contenders’  political machinery

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By Emma Amaize, Editor, (South-South), Sam Oyadongha (Yenagoa), Festus Ahon (Asaba), Egufe Yafugborhi, Emmanuel Unah, Ike Uchechukwu (Calabar), Davies Iheamnachor (Port Harcourt), Emem Idio...

Sat Nov 17th, 2018     Read More →