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Kogi PDP elects new officers

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Mr Sam Uhuotu has been re-elected as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi. PDP A statement issued by the party in Lokoja on Sunday said that Uhuotu scored 1, 478 votes to...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

How Dangote Cement promo turns graduate applicant to car owner

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If she didn’t buy the Dangote cement bag herself to find the winning scratch card, she definitely would not believe that the Dangote Cement Bag of Goodies promo is real. Even after the...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

Reps urge SSANU, NASU to halt impending strike

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—The House of Representatives has urged Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, and Non Academic Staff Union, NASU, and other associated...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

N25bn fraud: FG withdrew case against me to save face, resources — Goje

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— FORMER Governor of Gombe State, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe Central), yesterday, claimed the Federal Government withdrew the two-count charge against him to save...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

Saudi Arabia targets 30m pilgrims by 2030—Consular General

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By Bashir Bello The Consulate-General of Saudi Arabia in Nigeria (Kano), Yusuf Alghamdy on Wednesday said that the country targets to reach 30 million pilgrims to attend hajj exercise by year...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

AFCON 2019: Some Osogbo fans unimpressed with Nigeria’s third-place finish

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Osogbo – A handful of football fans in Osogbo says they were not impressed with the Super Eagles finishing in third place again at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

2019 AFCON: Gombe fans hail Super Eagles for redeeming themselves

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Gombe – Some football fans in Gombe have described Wednesday’s victory by the Super Eagles over Tunisia at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt as a good redemption. Nigerian...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA declares war on Indian hemp farmers

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The Gombe State Command of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has vowed to deal with persons cultivating Indian hemp in the state. NDLEA Mr Aliyu Adole, Gombe State Commander of NDLEA,...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

The Ekiti knowledge city project: Nigeria’s Stanford/Silicon Valley

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By Aare Afe Babalola I HAD the advantage of reading the write-up by Nseobong Okon-Ekong from the interface Dr John Kayode Fayemi, the Executive Governor of Ekiti State, had with some Journalists...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

‘Average price of kerosene increases in June’

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N316.43 in June 2019 from N315.91 in May 2019. FILE: The...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

AFCON: Algeria’s coach Belmadi attacks Nigerian journalist

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Algeria’s national team coach, Djamel Belmadi, has lambasted Nigerian journalist, Chisom Mbonu-Ezeoke, for trying to compel him to speak on a matter that concerns referee. Algeria Coach...

Sun Jul 14th, 2019     Read More →

AFCON 2019: We have a team for the future, says Izilein

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The former coach of the Golden Eaglets, Godwin Izilein, has described the current Super Eagles as a team for the future. The coach stated this when he spoke with Newsmen in Benin on Thursday....

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: NJC okays appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as substantive CJN

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…Recommends appointment of 8 other Heads of Court By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—-The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Wednesday, recommended the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad...

Wed Jul 10th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari mourns death of 19 passengers in Kano

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock over the death of 19 passengers whose vehicles collided at Dinyar Madiga in Kano State on Sunday. The President, in a statement by his Senior Special...

Tue Jul 9th, 2019     Read More →

AFCON: Our joy is more on defeating Cameroun, not winning the match – Gombe fans

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Elated by Super Eagles’ 3-2 trouncing of African Champions Indomitable Lions of Cameroun in the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON), some football enthusiasts in Gombe State have passed a...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →