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2019 Poll: S-Court knocks APC, sacks Zamfara Gov-elect, declares PDP winner

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Anka, expressed concern over the verdict, which handed over the government to PDP, as according to him, the party has no popularity. Court Supreme Court sacks Zamfara gov-elect, awards N10m cost...

Sat May 25th, 2019     Read More →

Fulanisation agenda: Obasanjo spoke the minds of Southerners — Bode George

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By Dapo Akinrefon FORMER Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George, yesterday, said those castigating former President Olusegun Obasanjo over insecurity...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Pilgrims are sponsors of your contract, NAHCON boss tells approved airlines

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THREE airlines have been approved by the Presidency for 2019 Hajj operations. They are Max Air Limited, Medview Airlines Plc, and FlyNas of Saudi Arabia. NAHCON-Boss, Barr Abdullahi...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Community takes action against new born deaths in Oyo

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela IBADAN—SCALING down the increasing rate of child mortality and new born deaths across the country has been a major challenge to health...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Islamic clerics blame social media negative messages on politicians

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By Aliyu Dangida Dutse Famous Islamic scholars have blamed politicians over the increased spread of hate speeches and the circulation of fake news in the country. At the Ramadan lecture...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

North Central leads with open defecation In Nigeria – UNICEF 

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… Says Jigawa, Bauchi, Katsina, top three states with open defecation free communities By Femi Bolaji and Bashir Bello The United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF, has said 16 million people...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Transport fares spike in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the decline in the price of premium motor spirit (PMS) also known as petrol, the average fare paid by passengers for bus journey intercity, air journey and journey...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

On Obasanjo’s Warri verdict

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A FEW days after the 2018 Global Terrorism Index categorised Nigeria as the third most terrorised country in the world after Iraq and Afghanistan, former President Olusegun Obasanjo gave an...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

APPOINTMENTS: Buhari favoured South more than North – Records

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•South gets 52.4%, North 47.6% •Ikokwu, Ozekhome, ABC Nwosu, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Dirisu Yakubu & Olayinka Ajayi IF the contents of classified records were...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Storm over Obasanjo’s stance on ‘Fulanisation’ agenda

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By Emma Amaize, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Dennis Agbo & Olayinka Ajayi LAGOS—SOME northern leaders, yesterday, gave former President Olusegun Obasanjo hard...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram: Speak as statesman, not bigot ― Lamido tells Obasanjo

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Soni Daniel and Aliyu Dangida Former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido, has advised a former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, not to allow his disappointment with the current administration to turn...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Lai Mohammed, government image making and matters arising

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On Nov. 11, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari swore Alhaji Lai Mohammed in as the Minister of Information and Culture to, among others, communicate government policies and programmes, build a...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

REPS Speakership: Gbajabiamila reaches out to Dogara, PDP members-elect as Bago storms S/West

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu The two main contenders for the speakership of the House of Representatives of the 9th National Assembly, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila and Mohammed Bago, last week, made...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Girls who are mothers at ages they should be in school

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•30 years after the adoption of the Rights of the Child By Chioma Obinna One thing peculiar to children irrespective of nationality or tribe is that they are born the same way. They are also...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →