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Alleged N2.5bn Fraud: Court shifts trial of NBC DG, others to May 2

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri Trial Justice Folashade Ogunbanjo-Giwa of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, deferred the arraignment of the Director General of the National Broadcasting...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Revealed: How NYSC concealed death of corps member in Bauchi camp

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi Barely 4 days after 2019 batch ‘A’ corps members reported for 3 weeks orientation course at the Wailo camp of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Girl child education beyond enrolment in school, but… – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday, says that girl child education is beyond getting girls into schools. UNICEF Dr Zakari Adam, Chief of Field Office, UNICEF Kaduna stated this...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Petroleum Prices: Fuel remains steady as kerosene, diesel climb

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….As Anambra, others sell kerosene above N326/litre By Prince Okafor The Average price paid by consumers for premium motor spirit, PMS, popularly known as petrol, remains steady, as the...

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Estimated Billing: Mojec partners 8 banks on meter acquisition financing

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By Prince Okafor Mojec Meter Assets Management Company, a subsidiary of Mojec International Limited has partnered with eight banks to provide retail financing for electricity customers. Meter...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara gold: Threat to development and national stability

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By Inwalomhe Donald ZAMFARA gold miners war of ex-generals and politicians is a threat to stability and development. More than 5,000 people have been killed in five years. Then the Federal...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Only prudently managed states can access foreign loans, says Edo govt

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…assures on judicious use of credit The Edo State Government has allayed fears that the state’s foreign debt profile was worrisome, arguing that the credits which the state enjoys...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gov el-Rufai orders political appointees to resign by April 30

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By Ben Agande KADUNA—Governor Nasir el-Rufai has directed all political appointees to submit letters of resignation by 30th April 2019 to enable him commence the selection of the team for...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Police launches operation ‘PUFF ADDER’ in Ebonyi to curb communal crises

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Abakaliki – The Ebonyi Command of the Nigeria Police on Tuesday launched operation ‘PUFF ADDER’ aimed at curbing communal crises in the state. Members of the Police...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

9th Assembly: Rep writes Oshiomhole, declares intention to run for speaker

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Ahead of the plan by the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the speaker of House of Representatives’ slot, Rep Chike Okafor (APC-Imo), on Tuesday, formally declared to run for the...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Tinubu is a man you can trust, Agu, ex-Amnesty Chief

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU – PRESIDENT of Enugu Youth Movement and former Northern Director of Amnesty International, Chief Chris Agu has described the National leader of the All Progressives...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria produces 90% of rice it consumes – Minister

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Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development on Tuesday expressed satisfaction that Nigeria was now producing 90 per cent of the rice it consumed locally. Ogbeh disclosed...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Ugwuanyi charges youths to leave comfort zone, become great entrepreneurs

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state has urged youths to break their terror barriers, step out of comfort zone and become greater entrepreneurs to contribute in...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Average price of kerosene decreases in March by N1.61 ― NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene decreased to N303.94 in March from N305.55 recorded in February. FILE:...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Court fixes June 27 for trial of NEMA Ag Director over alleged N54.3m misappropriation

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An FCT High Court Maitama on Tuesday fixed June 27 for commencement of trial of an Acting Director, Special Duties in the National Emergence Management Agency (NEMA), Emenike Umesi, charged with...

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