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News analysis: Tackling terrorism via ICT

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A few years ago, the concept of cyber terrorism was, at best, a figment of the imagination of most Nigerians as it was considered a subject of an academic exercise in the university community and...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Sen. Bamidele felicitates with Afe Babalola @ 90

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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Sen. Opeyemi Bamidele, has felicitated with Chief Afe Babalola on his 90th birthday. Chief Afe Babalola SAN Bamidele,...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Pity Nigerian labour and ASUU on minimum wage

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By Dele Sobowale “I dey laugh O! – Fmr President Olusegun Obasanjo“ The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, and Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU have my sympathies –...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

LG FUNDS: Why NFIU can’t confront govs — Fayemi

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Politics Editor EKITI State Governor and Chairman of the Nigeria GovernorsNGF, Dr Kayode Fayemi, marked one year in office of his second term last Wednesday. He was denied...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to meet Putin in Russia

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to depart Abuja on Monday to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. Buhari, South Africa A statement by the...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

APC, PDP in war of words over Ekiti cargo airport project

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Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-The Peoples Democratic Party and the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State on Sunday engage themselves in verbal war over the ongoing construction of...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Fayemi pays N4b UBEC counterpart funds

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Rotimi Ojomoyela – Ado Ekiti The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Sunday disclosed that payment of counterpart funds by his administration would facilitate the transformation of...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to participate in Russia–Africa Summit in Sochi

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to depart Abuja on Monday to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. A statement by the President’s spokesman,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

The Colour Pink

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Loud Whispers With Erelu Bisi Fayemi It probably all started with an innocent fondness of former US First Lady Maime Eisenhower for the colour pink. It was said she loved pink so much that she...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti: From paradise lost to paradise regained

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By Segun Dipe English poet, John Milton wrote both Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained as epic poems of blank verses. Milton wrote Paradise Lost in 1667 and Paradise Regained in 1671. An interval...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Edo 2020: No end in sight on Oshiomhole, Obaseki feud

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu – Benin City The growing crisis between Governor Godwin Obaseki and his predecessor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Why it’s impossible to spread FG projects – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Abuja The Presidency on Saturday said that it is impossible to spread Federal government projects when petty demands or politics is allowed to override the higher interest...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

My administration will invest in Ekiti youth for better future – Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Saturday assured youth of the state of his administration’s commitment to invest in them, in order to make them...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Bamanga Tukur lauds Gen. Gowon’s selfless, meritorious services

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Former National Chairman, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has commended former Military Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon for his selfless and meritorious service to...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

How my non re-election in 2014 set Ekiti back — Fayemi

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…LG FUNDS: NFIU can’t confront govs, they’re disturbing banks By Clifford Ndujihe, Politics Editor EKITI State Governor and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, Dr...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →