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PDP presidential primaries: Aspirants fault P-Harcourt venue

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Ahead of October 6 presidential convention of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, slated for Port Harcourt, some aspirants are against the use of the Rivers State capital...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

ABUAD best Med doctor, Esther Azom gets N5.7m car

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By Dayo Adesulu Breaks academics reward jinx Says, modern facilities help her learning One of the grave factors militating against development of education in the land is the refusal of many...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose on EFCC’s watch list: It’s partisanship taken too far, says CNM

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By Gabriel Olawale LAGOS—A pressure group, Change Nigeria Movement, CNM, has faulted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and Nigerian Custom Service, NSC, for placing...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti Tribunal relocates to undisclosed venue over security scare

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—INDICATIONS emerged, yesterday, that the Election Petition Tribunal mediating the July 14 governorship election petition in Ekiti State has relocated its...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari commends Jim Ovia on entrepreneurship

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Lagos – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commended the Founder and Chairman of Zenith Bank, Mr Jim Ovia, for his contributions to entrepreneurship in Nigeria. Lagos State Governor, Mr....

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Ambode extols Jim Ovia’s contributions to accountancy, banking professions

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday highlighted the contributions of the Founder and Chairman of Zenith Bank, Jim Ovia to the accountancy and banking professions, calling on...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Charlyboy’s group takes `vote buying’ campaign to Osun

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The OurMumuDonDo civil society group led by Charles Oputa,a.k.a Charly boy , on Monday held a public campaign against vote- buying in Osun, ahead of the governorship election on September,...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

CBN works out more strategies to lift farmers from poverty

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday gave indications that more strategies aimed at uplifting rural farmers from poverty would be designed as part of its corporate social responsibility to...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

We ‘ll not condone any act of illegality- Ekiti Tribunal

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-The Ekiti State Election Petition Tribunal, has declared that it would not condone any illegal act, which could put its proceedings into jeopardy and ultimately...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: No phones, cameras, electronic devices in polling booths – INEC

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By Nwafor Sunday In a bid to ensure a free, fair and successful election in the forthcoming Osun state gubernatorial election, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of Independent National Electoral...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s govt ‘utterly shameless’ – Fani-Kayode

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Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has said that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari ‘is utterly shameless and that no man is God and their time will soon be over.” Fani-Kayode reacting...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Money laundering: EFCC places Fayose on watch list

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By Soni Daniel, Dapo Akinrefon & Rotimi Ojomoyela ABUJA—THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has extended its dragnet across the security agencies to ensure that Governor...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Rescuing Nigeria from its leaders

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By Owei Lakemfa INTELLECTUALS and academics from 14 universities who gathered at the University of Abuja on September 5 to discuss the seemingly insoluble problems of the country, concluded that...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

I am not afraid…, Fayose repiles EFCC

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The Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said he is not afraid to face tomorrow. Fayose reacting to a letter by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to the Nigerian Customs...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

EFCC to Customs: Watch, arrest Fayose if he tries to run

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By Nwafor Sunday The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has written to the Nigerian Customs to monitor and arrest the governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose anytime he wants to run...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →