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NASS lays N9.12trn for 2018

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…jerks up appropriations by N508.3bn …raises oil benchmark to $50.5 pb lAs Reps move to pass bill by noon today, Senate too By Henry Umoru, Emman Ovuakporie & Levinus Nwabughiogu...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

NITDA takes digital inclusion training to Persons Living with Disabilities

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The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has commenced a specialized ICT Training for Persons Living With Disabilities (PLWDs), as part of its mandate to develop and...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Stolen Mace: Crisis looms as NASS C’ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG indications emerged Tuesday that crisis looms in the National Assembly as former Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South and Senator Ovie...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Six months after, Senate lays report of N8.612 trillion 2018 Budget

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- SIX months after President Muhammadu Buhari presented the draft copy of the N8.612 trillion 2018 budget estimates to a joint session of the National Assembly 7th of November...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria Police codifies security tips to enhancement safety in Gombe

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By Charles Agwam Gombe – The Nigeria Police has codified security tips to enhance the safety of transporters and residents in Gombe state. The state Commissioner for Police, Mr. Shina...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Rape: Gombe CP recommends ‘gender-friendly’ method of investigation

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Gombe state Commissioner of Police, Mr Shina Olukolu, has recommended the adoption of ‘gender-friendly’ method of investigation for victims of rape. Fielding questions from newsmen in...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Aregbesola lied: Jonathan has no hand in his failed administration

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By Ikechukwu Eze My attention has been drawn to a news item in which Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, was quoted to have blamed his underperformance in office on the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

2019: PDP mulls Dankwanbo as president

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THOUGH yet to formerly declare his intention to run against incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, various groups and political meetings within the Peoples...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

World Bank invests $10.7bn in Nigeria

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief ABUJA—WORLD Bank Group has invested about $10.734 billion in projects and programmes in Nigeria. The bank’s delegation of 10 executive directors which...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thunderstorms on Tuesday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy morning conditions over the central states of the country on Tuesday, with chances of localised thunderstorms over Lafia, and Jos in...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s growth excites World Bank

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The World Bank Group is excited with the growth of Nigeria and expressed satisfaction with the performance of the economy. The commendation was contained in a statement by the bank on Monday,...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

How states withdrew N593.1bn from federation account in Q1 2018

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The 36 states of the federation have so far withdrawn about 593.1 billion from the Federation Account as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown is contained in the monthly...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

EKWEREMADU AT 56: I slept in valleys to avoid flying bullets during Biafra war

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When the war ended in 1970, we managed to go back to school, studying under trees because there were virtually no schools standing, but we managed to proceed under that condition. By 1974, I had...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

I was four when Republic of Biafra was declared – Ekweremadu

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Deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu who turned 56 on Saturday said that the republic of Biafra was declared when he was four years old. Speaking in Enugu at 7th Enugu Annual Youth Summit...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

APC congress: Committee tells delegates to ensure peace

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Kano – Chief John Agoda, the Chairman APC Kano local government Congress Committee, has called on delegates and other party members to ensure peaceful conduct during the local government...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →