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Internal security: Be dynamic in tackling security  challenges , COAS tells  commanding officers

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By Evelyn Usman The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai , yesterday in Lagos, charged all Commanding Officers to act beyond the stereo-typed approach of tackling security...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

‘Ndi-Igbo, 2023 Presidency: Amaechi’s statement was misunderstood, blown out of proportion’

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….says Amaechi as a patriotic and illustrious son of Ndi Igbo Recent derogatory remarks made against the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, by some elements of...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Obasanjo’s ‘disappointment’, Atiku’s planned ‘insurrection’ and Buhari administration

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By Rotimi Fasan FORMER President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has stirred the hornet’s nest once again. The redoubtable soldier, war hero, ex- ruler, farmer and two times president claimed in a talk...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ijaw youth, half-naked women, chase away police officers, workers from Gelegele

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South BENIN CITY – IJAW youth and half-naked women on Tuesday pursued over 25 police officers and workers sent to build residential estates for the...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Delta State primaries of APC: A charade and mockery of democracy

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YESTERDAY… The author narrated how he was drafted into the Delta State gubernatorial race. He showed that it was possible for one to serve without holding a title, and that others can...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Hand over on Friday, Okowa tells his commissioners

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—With about two weeks to his inauguration for a second term in office, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, held a valedictory executive council meeting and...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Suspected herdsmen kill one, injure another in Delta

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By Festus Ahon SUSPECTED herdsmen have unleashed mayhem on Ubulu-Uku community, Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, killing one Chikwe Ojinji in his farm. herdsmen Vanguard...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Industrial revolution of new techs: Over 250 Nigerian AI engineers to emerge in 2023

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By Prince Osuagwu, Hi-Tech Editor If about 250 Nigerian engineers versed in robotics, Artificial Intelligence, big data analytics among others, emerge in 2023, the country would have put a strong...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Fulanisation agenda: Obasanjo seeks to divide Nigeria in his old age – FG

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By Chioma Gabriel, Emma Amaize, Clifford Ndujihe, Sam Eyoboka, Emmanuel Elebeke, Olayinka Latona, Dirisu Yakubu, Olayinka Ajayi & Luminous Jannamike Says his comments‘re divisive,...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Major dies in car fire

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By Victor Arji A Major, yesterday, lost his life in a fire that engulfed his car at the Ojo Cantonment, Lagos. The deceased, Major EN Efam, was said to be driving out of the cantonment in the...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa oil spill victims will get justice – Environmental Panel Chair

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Chairman of the Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission (BSOEC), Most Reverend John Sentamu, on Tuesday, assured victims of environmental degradation in the state that the commission will...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

No Yoruba president in Nigeria for another 20 years

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By Femi Aribisala IF Nigeria survives the controversy provoked by the 2019 presidential election, one of the prerequisites would be that there cannot be a Yoruba president in the country for at...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Recruitment: We did’t exclude people living with disability – NNPC

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Abuja – The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it did not exclude people living with disability in its ongoing recruitment process. Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Dr...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

SNEPCo pays N366bn revenue to FG in 2018 — MD

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Lagos – Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Ltd., (SNEPCo) said it paid N366 billion as revenue to the Federal Government in 2018. Bayo Ojulari The company said it also made...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →