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USAID lauds NGO for supporting 4,000 vulnerable children

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The United State Agency for International Development (USAID) has commended I Care Women and Youth Initiative (ICWYI), an NGO, for supporting 4,000 vulnerable children with life building skills in...

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UK reaffirms commitment to helping Nigeria succeed in fight against terror

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The United Kingdom (UK) has reaffirmed its commitment to helping Nigeria succeed in its fight against terror. This is contained in a statement signed by Joe Abuku, the Press and Public Affairs...

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Reps in rowdy session as 2 PDP members defect to APC

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA – The House of Representatives was thrown into a rowdy session, yesterday, following the defection of two Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members to ruling All...

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Terrorism: We’ll stand by Nigeria to defeat Boko Haram, UK assures

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Abuja – Nigeria-The United Kingdom will continue to stand by Nigeria to defeat the Boko Haram terrorist group, the British Armed Forces Minister, Mark...

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No money yet for $16bn eastern railway —Amaechi

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By Favour Nnabugwu & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—MINISTER of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, said, yesterday, that $16 billion had been approved for the eastern railway but noted that...

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NNPC resumes products loading from Ibadan depot

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By Mike Eboh THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said it has resumed loading of petroleum products from Oyo State, with the re-commissioning of its depot in Ibadan. NNPC...

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NUT urges KDSG to pay backlog of salary arrears

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Kaduna – As teachers celebrate World Teachers’ Day, the Kaduna State chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), has urged the state government to pay salary arrears owed its...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: UK Armed Forces Minister, Mark Lancaster visits Nigeria

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The United Kingdom will Armed Forces Minister, Mark Lancaster visited many military formations in the Northeast, where the UK military experts are providing specialised training for the Nigerian...

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FG releases N100bn through sukuk bonds for 25 road projects

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The Federal Government on Wednesday in Abuja released N100 billion to road contractors to facilitate the construction and rehabilitation of 25 priority road projects across the six geopolitical...

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12m farmers set for CBN Anchor Borrowers programme, says RIFAN

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Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, National President, Rice Farmers Association (RIFAN), says more than 12 million rice farmers will participate in this year’s Anchor Borrowers Programme of the Central...

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Amaechi briefs Buhari over projects, says President sleeps, wakes up thinking about Railway

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The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, on Thursday, updated President Muhammadu Buhari on the proposed and ongoing railway projects across the country including the Kano –...

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Senate probes IGP over alleged corruption, nepotism, diversion of funds

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, set up an eight-member Adhoc Committee to investigate allegations of corruption, nepotism, and misuse of office levelled against the Inspector...

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IGP Idris’s wife’s family threatens Sen. Misau

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The in-laws of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, have threatened to sue Senator Isa Hamman Misau for lying against their daughter.Ibrahim Idris, IGP The family of Mrs Asta...

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Buhari mourns Mohammed, says he lost a colleague in war, peace

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep pain and sorrow over the death of the former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, retired Air Vice Marshal Mukhtar Mohammed. Air Vice...

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Woman’s Own examines women’s role as deputy governors

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By Josephine Agbonkhese & Chris Onuoha IN Nigeria’s 57 years as an independent country, while no woman has ever attained the position of president, vice-president or even been elected...

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