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Why NEC approved $1bn from ECA to fight Boko Haram- Obaseki

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The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki on Thursday briefed journalists in the State House, Abuja, the decision of the National Economic Council to spend $1billion from the Excess Crude...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →

Christmas: Ugwuanyi offers free transport for Enugu indigenes

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ENUGU—IN the spirit of Christmas, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has offered free transportation for indigenes of the state residing in other parts of Nigeria, who intend to return...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →

2018 Budget defence: Ashafa tasks Minister on rail operation before 2019

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Senator Gbenga Ashafa, who is also Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport has urged the Federal Ministry of Transport to ensure delivery of standard gauge rail lines and other vital rail...

Tue Dec 12th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria sinking under APC say Jonathan, Atiku, others

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Prominent Nigerians including former President, Goodluck Jonathan and erstwhile Vice President, Atiku Abubakar Saturday, took the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

PDP National Convention: Roll Call

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By Henry Umoru Senator Ahmed Makarfi Former President Goodluck Jonathan Former Vice President Namadi Sambo Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Depute Senate President Ike Ekweremadu Former Senate...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

FG initiates three-pronged strategy to end fuel crisis

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By Michael Eboh ABUJA—THE Federal Government, yesterday, said it is has initiated a three-pronged strategy to address the fuel crisis currently witnessed across the country, stating that...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Supply shortfall cause of fuel scarcity – Kachikwu

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Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says the major cause of the fuel scarcity currently being witnessed across the country is shortfall in supply of petroleum...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Gaidam faulted on 2018 budget

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By Bala Ajiya DAMATURU—Reactions have continued to trail the over N92 billion budget presented by Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State to the state House of Assembly last Tuesday. Yobe...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Atiku to Saraki, Amaechi, Goje: Return to PDP, rebuild Nigeria

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor; Festus Ahon & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA — Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, made a practical return to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday,...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Police allay fear of terror attacks in FCT, others

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The Force Headquarters has allayed fears of Nigerians over the red alert recently issued by the US and UK missions on possible terror attacks in the FCT and six states. In a statement on Monday...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

US, UK security warnings: IGP orders ASPs, CPs to beef up security

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Following recent warnings by both the United States and the United Kingdom governments of possible imminent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of the...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Family berates encroachment on N700 billion property

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The family of Chief Emmanuel Oyedele Ashamu has berated the encroachment on its N700 billion landed property located in various parts of the country, just as it has appointed Messrs DHTL, Capital...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Amb. Ngozi Kachickwu: Mobilizing one million to march against violence

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On the heels of a report that millions of Nigerians in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may face food crisis in 2018 following insurgency, flood, windstorm, dry spell, early...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

New Minimum Wage: Prepare for war, Labour tells workers

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Following the perceived dominance of governors who owe workers’ salaries representing Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF, in the 30-man committee inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →