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How I’m tackling jailbreak, restoring discipline to Nigerian prisons — NPS CG, Ahmed

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Mr Ja’afaru Ahmed is a thoroughbred officer, who has held strategic positions in the Nigerian Prisons Service until May 2016 when President Muhammadu...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

All set for launch of Digital Switch Over in Kwara

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The stage is set for the rollout of the Digitial Switch Over (DSO) in Kwara State, following the inspection visit to the facilities of the Integrated Television Services (ITS), a Signal...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Invest in vocational training to curb unemployment, Ekweremadu urges states, FG

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The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has asked the federal and state governments to invest in vocational training and skill acquisition programmes in order to meaningfully...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

NULGE Verdict: Council Boss lauds Ugwuanyi on payment of salaries and pensions

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The Transition Committee Chairman of Enugu North Local Government Area in Enugu State, Hon. John Ezeh has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for the recent verdict by the National Union of Local...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Prison decongestion: Controller calls for speedy trial, more facilities

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Mr Ndubuisi Ogbodo, the Controller of Nigerian Prisons Service in Enugu, says speedy trial and capacity building will help to decongest the nation’s prisons. Ogbodo made the observation in...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

NANS lauds FG’s efforts to end enslavement of Nigerians in Libya

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The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), on Friday, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari on the steps being taken to end enslavement of Nigerians in Libya. The National Public Relations...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Obiano inaugurates state committee for Late Dr. Ekwueme’s burial

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The governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano has on Thursday Inaugurated over twenty men state committee for the burial of the former vice president, late Dr. Alex Ekwueme who died in a...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

S’East govs shun CBN empowerment programmes- SEEDC boss

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By Emeka Mamah, Emma Ujah, Chidi Nkwopara, Anayo Okoli & Dennis Agbo OWERRI—South East governors have been accused of distancing their administrations from entrepreneurship programmes...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Ugwuanyi made Enugu safe for investment— Soludo

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The former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s giant strides in Enugu State, saying that his feats in securing the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria’s foreign reserve rises to $35.2bn — CBN governor

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THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Godwin Emefiele yesterday said the country’s foreign reserve had risen to $35.2 billion from $23 billion in October last...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Anambra: Why all hands must be on deck

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While election observers, civil society organisations and, indeed, many Nigerians were applauding the conduct of the November 18, Anambra governorship poll and the roles played by the stakeholders...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Appoint of Justices of Court of Appeal: Igbo group says NJC not telling the truth

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By Emeka Mamah Enugu – The Igbo Renaissance has faulted the claim by the Nigeria Judicial Council, NJC, that Ndigbo were not shortchanged in the recent appointment of Appeal Court justices,...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

‘20m Nigerian women are victims of genital mutilation’

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—About 20 million girls and women have been victims of Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, in Nigeria out of 200 million women and girls that have been cut worldwide, making...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

D’banj helps female fan at PhynoFest

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By Luminous Jannamike For entertainment aficionados in the South-East, Sunday 19th November, 2017 was a fresh experience for them as they stormed the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu for an evening...

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