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Obaseki’s performance will earn him re-election, says Edo monarch

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The Ogie of Ivbiaro Kingdom, Col. Salifu Elabor (rtd.), has said that the performance of Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki in the last three years and eight months will earn him re-election next...

Fri Aug 14th, 2020     Read More →

I got N100,000 for conveying kidnapped victim to hideout, Calabar bolt driver confesses

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Kindly Share This Story:Some of the suspects paraded by police command in Calabar By Ike Uchechukwu – Calabar The Cross River State Police Command on Thursday paraded 6 kidnap suspects of...

Thu Aug 13th, 2020     Read More →

Lukman alleges plot to return Oshiomhole as APC chairman

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The Director General, Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), Dr Salihu Lukman, yesterday alleged that there was a plot to ensure return of Adams Oshiomhole as the national chairman of the All...

Thu Aug 13th, 2020     Read More →

FEC approves N8.4bn for additional testing, diagnostic materials for 774 LGAs

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved N8.49billion for the procurement of 12 items in various quantities for the testing of...

Wed Aug 12th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 423 new cases in Nigeria

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NCDC Response Team PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Center for Disease Control(NCDC) has on announced 423 fresh cases of the COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC, which made this known on its official...

Wed Aug 12th, 2020     Read More →

Citizen Omo-Ojo v ExxonMobil: A case of wilful and flagrant abuse of the regulations of DPR

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On April 12, 2019, when Ernest Ivie Omo-Ojo got a letter of suspension from Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (a subsidiary of ExxonMobil), it never crossed his mind that he would not be stepping...

Wed Aug 12th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 290 new cases as total tally hits 46,867

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Minister of Health, Dr. E. Osagie Ehanire PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 290 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC made this known on its...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

Overtures to Atiku, Saraki, others expose APC’s existential dilemma

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Bukola Saraki Whether it was made in jest or earnest, the call by governing All Progressives Congress (APC) on some of its former leaders to return to the party comes as part of the immediate...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

Wike accuses APC of plot to disrupt Edo polls

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Nyesom Wike PFN tasks FG, stakeholders on violence-free election The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been accused of plotting to stoke up violence that will compel the Independent National...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

Group empowers 50,723 with maternal, child health sensitisation

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Acting Executive Director, Dr Ayobami Honestus Obadiora disclosed this at a strategic review meeting with senior management staff. He stated that the beneficiaries were sensitized on family...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

No to village vice-chancellor

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The Village Headmaster was a popular Nigerian television drama series created by Olusegun Olusola and produced by Dejumo Lewis. The drama was Nigeria’s longest-running television soap...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders task media on coverage of political campaign finance

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The media is not doing enough to unravel the mysteries surrounding political and campaign finance in Nigeria as many issues of importance and significant implications for governance remain...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

South South group advocates equity for regions

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A Socio-political group, United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately start treating every zone of the country...

Tue Aug 11th, 2020     Read More →

Violation of COVID-19 protocols at rallies worries INEC, Edo government

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed dissatisfaction over the non-compliance with COVID-19 protocols by political party leaders and their supporters in the Edo State...

Mon Aug 10th, 2020     Read More →

Who is afraid of Captain Idahosa Wells Okunbo

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It is imperative to this author that this piece is viewed accurately as an attempt to provide insights into his perception of Captain Hosa Okunbo’s character and personality, rather than a...

Sun Aug 9th, 2020     Read More →