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N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4

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The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

FG uncovers 500 tax fraudsters, pledges amnesty for repentant defaulters

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Abuja – The Federal Government has obtained the names of 500 Nigerians implicated in various cases of tax fraud across the country. Mr Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant on Media...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari appoints 30 man C’ttee for negotiation on new minimum wage

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Thursday approved the appointment of a 30-member tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee for the negotiation of a new National...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

We’ll scrutinise MTEF, FSP before approval – Reps

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The House of Representatives said it would commit the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) to necessary scrutiny before approval. House of...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

States and unclaimed UBEC funds

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IT is a major symptom of the rot in the quality of leadership in the country that many states have failed to provide the counterpart funds required to collect their shares of the Universal Basic...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Edo State wins Lafarge literacy contest

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Eleven-year-old Yusuf Hassan and 10-year-old Faith Toun-Agbai from Edo State emerged winners in the keenly contested Lafarge National Literacy Competition finals. Other finalists were Plateau,...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Mixed reactions trail Mugabe’s resignation

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Robert Mugabe’s resignation as Zimbabwe’s President has elicited mixed reactions in Nigeria. Some Nigerians who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria said that the resignation was a...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Mixed reactions trail Mugabe’s resignation

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Robert Mugabe’s resignation as Zimbabwe’s President has elicited mixed reactions in Nigeria. Some Nigerians who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria said that the resignation was a...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Diversion of IDP funds: UNDP, NHRC report indicts Presidency, ex-SGF

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….says Nigerian territories still under Boko Haram’s control …..urges FG to okay state police, recruit more women By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – A fresh report by the United...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Blaming The Governors For Our Collective Faults – 2

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By Dele Sobowale “If a man pays no heed to what is distant, he will soon find sorrow near at hand.” Chinese proverb. Nigeria has seldom been a country blessed with foresightful people....

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

FIBA Africa Champions Cup: Kano Pillars pick Zone 3 ticket

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Kwese Premier League champions, Kano Pillars have secured their ticket for the FIBA Africa Champions Cup Final Round after beating compatriots Gombe Bull 75-60 on Friday in Lagos. Pillars...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Needless deaths from snake bites – By Rose Moses

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Nothing can be more traumatic than watching, helplessly, a patient die from a situation that requires just a shot/dose of well known and ought-to-be available vaccine, injections, or oral...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Adamawa govt. pays N20m counterpart fund to scale up FADAMA project

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The Adamawa Government has paid N20 million counterpart fund for the implementation of the FADAMA III Second Additional Financing (AFII) programme to fast-track efforts to restore people’s...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

BVN: UNHCR, AUN train 11,652 IDPs

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By Ndahi Marama Maiduguri—The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, has, in partnership with American University of Nigeria, AUN, trained about 11,652 people, mostly returnee...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →