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Police Recruitment: North gets 55.20%, South-45.2%, FCT-0.8%

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released the Police recruitment examination conducted last week recording 54.2 per cent successful people from North, 45.2 per cent from...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Dankwambo: A man to watch

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By Usman Abdulahi A former accountant-general of the federation, JK Naiyeju had an interesting story to tell the other day. As he narrated it to an audience inside one of the cavernous halls of...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo urges consumer goods giants to maintain plastic recycling policy in the country

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday requested foreign consumer goods giants operating in the country to maintain their global recycling policy in the country to eliminate indiscriminate...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Unavailability of gas denies consumers 60,000MW of electricity in one month

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By Prince Okafor amd Chris Ochayi Lack of gas supply to power stations has scuttled the supply of 60 megawatts, mw of electricity to consumers. A report from the Office of the Vice-President,...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

APC’ll rule Nigeria forever’ – Sen. Alhassan

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In what appears like a backtrack from her earlier decision not to support the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Sen. Aisha Jummai...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Agriculture is the future of Nigeria, says Ogbeh

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Mr Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has reiterated that the future of Nigeria lies in agriculture and not oil and gas. Ogbeh Ogbeh made the remark on Monday in Gombe...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Agriculture is the future of Nigeria, says Ogbeh

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Mr Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has reiterated that the future of Nigeria lies in agriculture and not oil and gas. Ogbeh made the remark on Monday in Gombe during a...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Respite for PDP as Adedoja withdraws court case

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former Minister of Sports and Special Duties and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Taoheed Adedoja has instructed his lawyer Ricky Tarfa to...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Anxiety in APC : Buhari, nPDP leaders negotiate over 10 states’ votes

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The decision to forge ahead with the talks despite the scepticism on the part of many of the stakeholders, Sunday Vanguard learnt, is coming from the determination of Senate President Bukola...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, cloudy skies Sunday

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Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted localised thunderstorms in Yola, Ilorin, Bida, Minna, Mambila plateau, Jalingo and Ibi on Sunday morning. NiMet NiMet’s...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

National policy on plastic waste management underway, says minister

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The Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibril, says the Federal Government is working on a national policy on plastic waste management to regulate use and disposal of plastic waste...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

3 persons killed, 20 houses destroyed as flood ravages Gombe

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Flooding caused by heavy rainfall has killed three people and destroyed 20 houses in Gombe State, just as eight other persons were injured from the effects of the rainfall, an official said. Some...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

Kwese Premier League goes on Round One break

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After four weeks of uninterrupted basketball action, the 2018 Kwese Premier League goes on break after the conclusion of Round one of the league. Basketball action at the Kwese premier league In...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s Administration: We’re proud of our scorecard – Lai Mohammed

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By Dapo Akinrefon We’re not swayed by emotions ALHAJI Lai Mohammed is the Minister of Information and Culture. In this interview, he presents the President Muhammadu Buhari achievements...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

Baraje optimistic as Osinbajo, nPDP meet

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – VICE-President Yemi Osinbajo Monday met with the leadership of the new Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, that joined the All Progressives Congress, APC, at his...

Mon May 28th, 2018     Read More →