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Dangote says kidnappers scaring investors away

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….says insecurity impacting negatively on economy By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA – THE Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has raised the alarm that the activities kidnappers was...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Why Awo did not make West to secede

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By Eric Teniola ON May 1, 1967 at a meeting of Leaders of thought of Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo made the following declarations: “I consider my duty to Yoruba people in particular...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Letter to Nnamdi Kanu

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Dear Nnamdi Kanu, We have never met. I only know you by reputation and I have had cause in the last year to write on your activities within the public arena and offer my own views about you, your...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

NCDC reports suspected cases of cholera, Lassa fever, others

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A TOTAL of 253 new cases of Acute Flaccid Paralysis, AFP, were reported in Nigeria in the week ending August 27, 2017, according to the Nigeria Centres for Diseases Control, NCDC, however, none...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

2,918,842 children, 19,000 schools benefited from FG’s N6.64bn feeding programme

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA —THE Federal Government, yesterday, said it has spent N6,643,432,789 for the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme. It also disclosed that 2,918,842...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: IGP orders dismantling of road blocks nationwide

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Inspector General of Police,Ibrahim Idris, has ordered his men to immediately remove all roadblocks on highways nationwide. Ibrahim Idris, IGP But the police...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

‘…this is an Igbo wedding, we do not want a Yoruba band here’

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At a wedding party in Washington DC, an Igbo DJ and a Yoruba band, alternately, entertained the guests. The beat and rhythm of the band’s music was Juju, but the lyrics were in English. The...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari feeds 3m school kids

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Over 19,000 schools and about three million pupils have so far been covered under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the Muhammadu Buhari administration. According to figures...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Enugu joins Open Govt Partnership

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU – Enugu state Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has approved the state’s membership of Open Government Partnership, OGP, in Nigeria.Ugwuanyi OGP‎ is a...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

5,286 pilgrims from Kaduna State return home — Official

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The Kaduna State Pilgrims Welfare Board has said that a total of 5,286 pilgrims have so far been transported back home in 10 flights since the end of the hajj. The Public Relations Officer of...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

FG’s interventions not enough to clear Benue’s salary arrears — Ortom

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By Peter Duru MAKURDI—Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has disclosed that the financial intervention of the federal government was not enough to help the his administration clear the...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Who will tell Buhari the truth about the economy? — 2

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THIS article could have been titled FRIENDS OFBUHARI, PLEASE TELL HIM THE TRUTH. Last week, a few names were disclosed of people regarded as Buhari’s close confidantes. I repeat that it is...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

The world looks up to Kaduna for a grand NAFEST

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Malam Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna State governor, has high regards for arts and culture. He believes that “arts and culture form the core values of people’s being and the essence of their...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj: Max Air returns 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria

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Max Air Limited said it had so far returned no fewer than 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria since the commencement of airlift of pilgrims after the 2017 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. This is contained in a...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Osas Voice is ‘Gospel Artiste of the Year Diaspora’

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Osas Voice, a Nigerian-born artiste based in the United States, has taken the entertainment industry by storm as she picked the highly coveted 2017 Gospel Artiste of the Year Diaspora award in...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →