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Troops dismantle illegal refineries, arrest oil thieves, others in S/South

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The troops of ‘Operation Delta Safe’ have recorded significant successes in the fight against crude oil theft, pipeline vandalism and oil bunkering in the last one week. The...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

‘NFF moved 2021 AFCON qualifier from Asaba to Benin on technical grounds’

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Facts have emerged on why the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) moved the 2021 AFCON qualifier between the Super Eagles and Leone Stars of Sierra Leone from its original venue, Stephen Keshi...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerians seek end to killings as Muslims mark Eid-el Maulud

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Muslim faithful celebrate Eid Maulud at Kaduna township stadium in Kaduna…yesterday.<br />Nigerians have called for an end to killings and other forms of violence that have, for...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Covid-19 palliatives: CACOVID, humanitarian ministry and the states

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{FILES] People carry bags of food on their heads during a mass looting of a warehouse that have COVID-19 food palliatives that were not given during lockdown to relieve people of hunger, in...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

The building blocks of nationhood: A blueprint for new Nigeria

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[FILE PHOTO] Tunde Bakare When our nation attained independence on October 1, 1960, it was with fervent faith in the possibilities of a great nation that our founding fathers lowered the British...

Wed Oct 28th, 2020     Read More →

NCS sues for peace as hoodlums invade agency’s facilities

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has called for peace across the country while appealing to Nigerians not to destroy public properties. The Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Customs Service...

Wed Oct 28th, 2020     Read More →

EndSARS: Obaseki inaugurates 22-man panel

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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday inaugurated a 22-man Judicial Panel of Inquiry to look into the circumstances surrounding the #EndSARs protest in the state and country at large. The News...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

No palliative found in Edo Deputy Governor’s hall in Jattu — Aide

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The Office of the Edo Deputy Governor on Monday said that no palliative was found in the Deputy Governor’s hall in his residence in Jattu, Etsako West Local Government Area of the...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

Tinubu’s travails and aftershock of #EndSARS protests

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Tinubu. Photo: NAIJA There are indications that a similar political gambit that upstaged Nigeria’s First and Second Republics in 1966 and 1983, as well as, aborted the Third Republic in...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →

2020 Edo National Sports Festival may hold as staggered event, says Ministry

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The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has disclosed that the 2020 Edo National Sports Festival suspended by the Federal Government due to the COVID-19 pandemic may still hold this year as a...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →

From Kó Gallery, Enwonwu goes Frieze

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One of Enwonwu’s works With the Frieze London and Frieze Masters 2020 on show virtually, Nigeria’s newest art space, Kó Gallery, was one of the participant among galleries from...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos denies cyberattack on website

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Lagos State Government on Saturday denied that its website was hit by a cyberattack during the week. The state commissioner for science and technology Hakeem Fahm denied the cyberattack in a...

Sat Oct 24th, 2020     Read More →

National Sports Festival not postponed indefinitely, says Minister

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Sunday Dare. Photo: TWITTER/KEMIANNAREOLASports minister, Sunday Dare has described as false and unfounded news reports that the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival has been postponed...

Sat Oct 24th, 2020     Read More →

Era of funding projects without monitoring over, says budget Minister

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Minister of State for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mr Clement Agba PHOTO: Twitter• ICPC Drags Rep Member To Court Over N1.6m Bribe The Minister of State, Budget, and National...

Sat Oct 24th, 2020     Read More →

#ENDSARS Protest: charting way forward amid tension, uncertainty ‘protests were spontaneous uprising caused by govt’s ineptitudes’

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There is tension and uncertainty in the land with an atmosphere of gloom pervading the country. And it is happening just weeks after Nigeria celebrated her 60th independence anniversary. The...

Sat Oct 24th, 2020     Read More →