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ASVI 2018: Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Kwara, Enugu economic viable states

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States Generate N1.1trn, … Lagos Generates More IGR than 30 States Combined …. Only states are 10 economically viable, 17 are insolvent … Poor IGR States: Kebbi, Yobe,...

Sun May 12th, 2019     Read More →

No place for corrupt judges, says Industrial Court President

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—PRESIDENT of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, NIC, Justice Babatunde Adejumo has told those aspiring to be judges of the court that it has no place for...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

Ethnic Associations and Politics revisited by Ladipo Adamolekun

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When I examined the involvement of ethnic associations in politics shortly after the 2007 election cycle, I concluded that there could be a reduction in its salience over time (see Vanguard, April...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

Jamb vs university admission fraudsters

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By Aare Afe Babalola I have read the interview granted by the Chief Executive Officer and Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, which was given a...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

IGP orders transfer of over 6,000 policemen out of Lagos to Zamfara, others

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate transfer of over 6,000 senior policemen and rank and file out of Lagos State. Cross Section of Policemen during the flag...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

Lawmakers should earn their pay based on accomplished tasks — Oyewole, SAN

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By Henry Ojelu Mr Oyewole Gboyega, SAN, is the former Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Ekiti State. In this interview, he spoke on many national issues including local government...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

Senate confirms Buhari’s RMAFC nominees

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ex-CBN chief too as FERMA Boss By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Wednesday, confirmed the reappointment of Elias Mbam from Ebonyi State as Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

Nwulu hands over mantle to Onofiok

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By Chris onuoha Hon. Tony Nwulu, the sponsor of the most responsive “Not Too Young To Run Bill” in the 8th Assembly, and current Federal House Member representing Isolo/Oshodi...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

State police will ruin Nigeria, create anarchy — PCRC

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The Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC), on Wednesday warned against the establishment of state police as panacea for the rising spate of insecurity and banditry in the...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

PDP candidate serves Fayemi notice of appeal to Apex court

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The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the July 14, 2018 governorship election, Professor Kolapo Olusola Tuesday served Governor Kayode Fayemi the Notice of Appeal, Records of...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Osinbajo averts impending unrest, calms FCT protesters

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…Plans to meet with village heads to resolve crisis Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday averted what was an impending civil unrest when he alighted from his convoy to assuage protesters...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti begins payment of gratuities to pensioners

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-In a desperate bid to reduce post-retirement poverty in Ekiti State, the Governor Kayode Fayemi led administration on Monday commenced the payment of gratuity to its...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s re-election: a choice of light over darkness – APC

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The United Kingdom chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 election as the choice of light over darkness. President...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

Preparing for hope for the barren

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By Muoka Lazarus If there is any time revival is needed in the world it is now when the devil knowing that it has but a short time has released his fangs against the wheel of prog-ress of mankind...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Clash of Interests: Titanic battle as potential ministerial nominees emerge

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By Dapo Akinrefon AHEAD of the May 29 inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for second term, some members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have begun jostling for ministerial and other...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →