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Prices of fuel, kerosene rose in February — NBS

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By Emmanuel Elebeke National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said the average price for refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas, otherwise known as cooking gas,...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Senate presidency and north-central zone’s mystique

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By Sufuyan Ojeifo The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the majority seats in the Nigerian Senate – at least 62 so far of 109. It is therefore set to produce the Senate president when...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Buhari will not interfere – Presidency

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*As intense lobby, nocturnal meetings for senate leadership begin *Group roots for Ahmed Lawan *Enang calls for robust legislature *Says all lawmakers are equal before the law By Henry Umoru AHEAD...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Intense Lobby, nocturnal meetings of APC serving senators, senators – elect

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th Senate where the two presiding officers, the Senate President and the Deputy Senate President would emerge, there have been...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

9th Senate: Leadership squabble in 8th Senate won’t repeat itself —Senate spokesman

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th Senate, Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Abdullahi (APC, Niger North), has allayed fears of...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki inaugurates 13-man SPSC, SCU World Bank IDEAS Project

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…charges group to prepare people for jobs in the real sector Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated a 13-man State Project Steering Committee (SPSC) and the State...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Election 2019: APC leads PDP in 22 states declared so far by INEC

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Idowu Bankole On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Election observers exonerate military of wrongdoing in Rivers, Akwa-Ibom

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A coalition of election observers, under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Rights Movement (CCRM), has hailed the military’s exceptional conduct during the recently concluded Gubernatorial and...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Gov polls: El-Rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bagudu, Bunu, Bello, Sule, others win

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…APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 …Elections inconclusive in 7 states, results awaited in three states … Tambuwal goes to court By Clifford Ndujihe, Ben Agande, Levinus Nwabughiogu,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

FG receives kudos for improved power generation

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Dr Jamilu Gwamna, the Managing Director, Kano Distribution Company of Nigeria (KEDCO) has commended the Federal Government for improvement in power generation in the country. Minister of Power,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Election: `Jubilation` as INEC declares APC Inuwa Yahaya winner in Gombe

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Gombe – Party supporters jubiliated on the streets of Gombe as Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya of All Progressives Congress (APC), the winner of...

Sun Mar 10th, 2019     Read More →

APC wins Yamaltu West constituency in Gombe

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Deba (Gombe) – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abubakar Sadik Ibrahim as the winner of Yamaltu West...

Sun Mar 10th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Polls: Steer clear of Niger Delta, PDP warns Buhari, APC

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…Says Nigerians still angry over the outcome of Presidential election By Dirisu Yakubu Ahead of Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

March 9: Steer clear of Niger Delta, PDP cautions Buhari, APC

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) cautions President Muhammadu Buhari and his prowling All Progressives Congress (APC) to steer clear of all PDP strongholds, particularly the Niger Delta region,...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

After politicians, the People should govern

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By Owei Lakemfa GOVERNANCE after independence, was in a sense, chaotic. There was a virtual insurrection in the Middle Belt for which the military carried out annual punitive expeditions....

Mon Mar 4th, 2019     Read More →