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Why Ebonyi-Cross River boundary dispute must be resolved urgently — Egbona By Dapo Akinrefon

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Dr Alex Egbona is the member representing the Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency, Cross River State in the House of Representatives. In this interview, he spoke on efforts to resolve the lingering...

Fri Jul 12th, 2019     Read More →

NJC okays appointment of Muhammad as substantive CJN

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday, recommended the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN. Acting CJN,...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: NJC okays appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as substantive CJN

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…Recommends appointment of 8 other Heads of Court By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—-The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Wednesday, recommended the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential poll: Atiku defeated Buhari with 33,000 votes in Katsina – Witness

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri Atiku and Buhari ABUJA—Hearing continued before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, yesterday as a witness, Salisu Maijigiri, maintained that...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Include women, youths, farmers in budget – Stakeholders in agriculture urge Ebonyi govt

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—STAKEHOLDERS in the agricultural sector in Ebonyi state have called on the present administration to increase the sector’s budgetary allocation for 2020 to...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Apapa Customs increase H1’19 revenue by 15% N203bn

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Records N14.3bn exports By Oko Ebuka THE Apapa Area Command of Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, has collected a total of N203billion, in the first six months of 2019 against N176.7billion collected...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Umahi appoints HoS, 21 new aides

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Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi on Tuesday announced the appointment of Dr Chamberlain Nwele as the Head of Service of Ebonyi and 21 other new appointees. David Umahi Chief Clement Nweke, Principal...

Tue Jul 9th, 2019     Read More →

DIRECT ALLOCATION:  Hurdles before local councils

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•Undemocratic LGs to know fate Monday •Governors carried out civilian coup against councils – Agbakoba •12 states yet to conduct council polls By Clifford Ndujihe FIVE weeks...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

REVEALED: How plan to fleece govt bungled Ruga

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Contract sums heavily overpriced Sola panels were to cost millions of Naira, borehole N20m each Officials in haste to execute Ruga projects, fail to carry out consultations Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

Electricity returns to South-East, as EEDC pays TCN N2.433bn

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By Udeme Akpan THERE are indications that electricity consumers will witness full supply in the South-East States of Anambra, Enugu, Imo, Abia and Ebonyi, as Enugu Electricity Distribution...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

Assault: Senate, IGP begin probe, as Sen Abbo weeps, apologises to Nigerians

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FCT Police Command Invites senator, victim Senate sets up 7-member ad hoc c’ttee to probe senator Reps condemn assault Let the law take its course —Atiku PDP summons him Arrest,...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Why we’re suspending Ruga policy implementation — FG

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•Fire sporadically into the air; vandalize lady farmer’s bike •Farm workers abandon farmlands, flee for safety By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Osinbajo, govs meet in Aso Rock over Ruga

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – VICE President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting behind closed doors with representatives of Governors from six geo-political zones in the country. The...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari suspends RUGA programme

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….as Osinbajo meets Govs in Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the implementation of the Ruga settlements project under the National...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Update:Buhari suspends Ruga programme

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….as Osinbajo meets Govs in Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the implementation of the Ruga settlements project under the National...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →