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FUOYE killings: When youthful exuberance met security overzealousness

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By Adesina Wahab Tuesday September 10, 2019 started like any other day for most students of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, FUOYE, Ekiti State with the students having many things they planned...

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Anambra strives to achieve 80% financial inclusion target

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By Vincent Ujumadu, Awka The Financial Inclusion State Steering Committee (FISSCO) in Anambra State has mapped out strategies aimed at achieving 80 percent adult financial inclusion in the state...

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Obaseki nominates Iyase as commissioner, appoints Omorodion Special Adviser

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The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has nominated Benjamin Iyase as commissioner in the state and has forwarded his name to the Edo State House of Assembly for confirmation. Governor of Edo...

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Guber Poll: Why I was re-elected by Ekiti voters- Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela – Ado Ekiti Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has ascribed his victory as Governor of the State in the July 14, 2018 governorship poll, to equitable...

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SHOCKING as Mother, two children die after taking Yam flour in Ekiti

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…Father in critical condition By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti-Odo Ayedun, a serene and agrarian community in Ikole Local Government Area was thrown into mourning on Thursday, as 45-year old...

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Governors partner TCN to improve power supply

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By Emmanuel Oloniruha, Abuja The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), has pledged to partner with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to improve power supply across the country. Dr Kayode...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Xenophobic attacks: Legal experts explore options for victims

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By Innocent Anaba & Henry Ojelu With the return of 187 Nigerians from South Africa on September 11, 2019; most of them with only personal effects, having lost their sources of livelihood to...

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N614bn bailout deductions: We are ready to pay — Governors

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Dr Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF By Henry Umoru, Abuja The 36 State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday agreed to pay the N614 billion that was advanced to thirty...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in Marathon Meeting over N614bn bailout deductions, others 

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By Henry Umoru THE thirty- six State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are at the moment engaged in a marathon meeting ahead of Thursday’s 97th National Economic...

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We are democratizing poverty instead of democratizing hope, Fayemi to Political Elites

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….Urges them to Make democracy your everyday Culture ….Calls for Urgent Improvement in Nigeria’s body Politics By Henry Umoru CHAIRMAN, Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF and...

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Ekiti Varsity student stabs boyfriend to death over N2,500

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A female student of Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado-Ekiti, has stabbed her boyfriend to death. The News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) reports that the suspect, Bukola Odeyemi, allegedly stabbed her...

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Killings: FUOYE Mgt signs peace deal with NANS

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VC says randy professor under security probe By Rotimi Ojomoyela Following the killings of two students, Okonofua Joseph and Dada Kehinde during a protest last week, the President of the National...

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EKSU student stabbed boyfriend to death over N2,500

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By Rasheed Sobowale The Ekiti State University (EKSU) on Wednesday was awed at the news of a female student who allegedly stabbed her boyfriend to death at a hotel in Iworoko-Ekiti area of the...

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Rtd civil servant prays court for divorce to avoid committing suicide

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Isiaka Azeez, a retired civil servant, on Wednesday, petitioned a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve his 40-year-old marriage to Mujidat, or he might jump into a river due to his...

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Adeyeye’s sack by tribunal a travesty of justice – APC

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Rotimi Ojomoyela – Ado Ekiti The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has described the decision of the election petitions tribunal to nullify the election of the Senator...

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