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Imo PDP chieftain murdered

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Imo state, Herbert Nwaneji, has been murdered by some suspected assassins. The Imo state Police Public Relation...

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2019 Elections: RTEAN reads riot act to members in Lagos

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The Lagos State Chapter of the Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) on Sunday warned its members to steer clear of electoral violence and thuggery before, during and...

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Review TETFUND to accommodate both Public and Private Higher Institutions – Okowa

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.. Attends Convocation Ceremony Of Western Delta University DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has called for review of law establishing TETFUND to cater for both private and public...

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Why is Saraki still our Senate President?

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By Tonnie Iredia At the beginning of this republic in 2015, Senators elected Bukola Saraki, to serve as their President. The decision obviously did not go down well with the hierarchy of the...

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Agonies of teenage girls married off to men old enough to be their fathers

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By Chioma Obinna For decades, despite laws against child marriage, the practice remains widespread in Nigeria. According to the 2017 States of the Children’s Health, globally, one in every...

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Edo govt woos entertainers ahead of Benin-City filmfest

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By Benjamin Njoku In a bid to increase inbound tourism, Edo State government has encouraged film makers in diaspora and other entertainers from the state to return home and take advantage of the...

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Rose May Alaba teams up with Mayorkun on ’50/50 Loving’

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By ADETUTU ADESOJI Austria-based Nigerian singer, Rose May Alaba’s dream of clinching a space in the Nigerian music industry is close to realization as the 24-year-old pop star has featured...

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How we outsmarted Boko Haram to become undergraduates — Survivors

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By Isaac Olamilekan For John Ayuba, Nathan Ibrahim and Marcus Ali, all inmates of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Uhogua in Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State, life...

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Chevron spends over N1 billion on projects in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson, Akure OVER N1.1billion has been contributed to implement projects in the oil-rich Ilaje communities in Ondo State by the NNPC/Chevron Joint venture. Chevron nig The General...

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Raising awareness of men’s well-being

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By Denrele Animasaun ‘Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that’ -Martin Luther King Jr. November 19 is...

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Edo South 2019 – The imperative of effective representation

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By Ebenezer Omokpo As Nigerians eagerly await the formal commencement of campaigns for the various elective offices up for contest in the 2019 general elections, there have been diverse opinions...

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BUA completes 3m/mtpa Okpella cement plant

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By Willie Samson Less than six months after commissioning its 1.5million metric tonnes per annum, mtpa, Kalambaina Cement Plant in Sokoto State, BUA Cement has announced the completion of its...

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Obaseki extols virtues of late Apostle Hayford Alile

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The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has extolled the virtues of late Apostle (Dr.) Hayford Ikponmwosa Alile, describing him as a colossus who contributed immensely to Nigeria’s...

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‘Heaven On My Mind’ is not a Christian film but a human story – Uche Jombo

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By Ayo Onikoyi Nollywood actress and producer, Uche Jombo who teamed up with another veteran actress Ini Edo has refuted claims from different quarters that their new movie, ‘Heaven On My...

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I’ve found someone to shower with – Biodun Okeowo

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With exclamation and glee Archimedes would have beheld with envy, popular Yoruba actress and mother of two, Biodun Okeowo Sofuyi announced on Wednesday that she’s found a new...

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