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‘There’s need to empower girls, young women through cultural values’

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By Esther Onyegbula National governing body Innerwheel clubs in Nigeria has called on Nigerians especially women to promote social and cultural values that seek to include and empower girls and...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Unbundle INEC now, revisit Uwais Report, NGO advises FG

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Lokoja – Mr Victor Adejoh, chairman, Kogi Non-Governmental Organisations Network (KONGONET) on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to use his second tenure to reorganise and unbundle...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Fayose commends Nigerians, says; “No victory songs for Buhari”

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Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose has congratulated and commended Nigerians for the courage to stand against what he described as “gun-point democracy,”...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Big winners and losers in the Ninth Senate

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By Emmanuel Aziken Yesterday’s confirmation of the defeat of Senator Godswill Akpabio in last weekend’s Senate election brought to 24 the number of incumbent senators who lost their...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

NB fetes customers with “33” Export Connect’ experience

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By Princewill Ekwujuru NB Plc has kicked off the “33” Export Connect designed to celebrate consumers in a unique way. Nigerian Breweries “33” Connect is a new experiential...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Why INEC’s Yakubu declared Buhari winner of 2019 presidential election

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Abuja – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decaled President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the 2019 presidential...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Army detains Rivers commissioner, 13 others over illegal possession of ballot papers

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…Arrest, parading of our members diversionary —PDP By Egufe Yafugborhi & Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT—No fewer than 13 persons have been detained by the Nigerian Army...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: INEC declares Buhari winner of 2019 presidential election

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Following the collation of results of the 23 February election the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate and...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Votes tally: Buhari coasting to victory, Atiku trails

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By our reporters ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, jumped into the lead, yesterday, and may be declared winner of the...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

‘Why many political heavyweights lost N’ Assembly elections’

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Former Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon Femi Bamisile, has identified reasons why many perceived political heavyweights failed in Saturday’s National...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Osoba’s son, Olumide wins House of Reps seat

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Son of former Ogun State Governor Olusegun Osoba, Olumide has been declared winner of the House of Representatives election for Abeokuta North/ Odeda/Obafemi Owode Federal Constituency. Chief...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Presidential election results: Buhari polled over15m votes

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The Independent National Electoral Commission is set to announce President Muhammadu Buhari president-elect, following the collation of results of the 23 February election. Buhari President Buhari...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Wife seeks dissolution of 10-year-old marriage over frequent beatings

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Ado-Ekiti – A 33-year-old housewife, Rabiu Tosin, on Tuesday asked an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage to her husband, Ayodeji over alleged frequent beatings...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Policing Lagos: The task before CP Muazu Zubairu

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By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor Lagos, the acclaimed centre of excellence, could be said to be lucky with the calibre of Police officers posted to the state of aquatic splendour. Police In fact,...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara Berlin Wall of politics has fallen, says Lai Mohammed

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By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the landslide victory of All Progressives Congress, APC, in the weekend elections in Kwara...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →