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Bishop Jacob Udobang, the visionary ‘world pope’

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TODAY, we remember late Bishop Jacob Brown Udobang who was born into a humble Christian home of late Mr and Mrs Brown Udobang, in the remote and impoverished oil community of Ikot Ekpang, Odoro...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

Protest rocks NPA recruitment in Kano

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By Abdulsalam Abubakar KANO —There was mild drama in Kano, yesterday, as some young men, under the aegis of Young Pharmacists Group, stormed Tahir Guest Palace where alleged secret interview...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

No automatic ticket for Atiku – PDP’s Jibrin

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The chairman, Board of Trustees, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Walid Jibrin, has said that there would be no automatic ticket for former Vice President and now presidential...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria’s president Buhari urged to free ailing Shiite leader Zakzaky

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Nigeria’s government was on Thursday urged to order the release of a pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim group leader, Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been in custody for nearly two years since clashes with...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

Abba Kyari, Oyo-Ita reconcile at FEC meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita, yesterday, resolved their differences and embraced each other before the...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

Osinbajo’s penchant for lying against Jonathan unbecoming of an alleged pastor – Reno

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Bestselling author and Pastor, Reno Omokri has decried what he termed the penchant for lying against Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan by the current Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, saying...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

FG to spend N300bn on roads reconstruction, rehabilitation in 2018

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The federal government has set aside N300 billion for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of strategic roads across the country in 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari announced this known when he...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Six States square up for Lafarge literacy competition finale

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All is set for the grand finale of the 4th Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition. Twelve students from Plateau, Kano, Ondo, Edo, Gombe and Anambra will battle for the coveted prize. Each of...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

FG approves N5.5bn for Erosion Control in 6 states

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N5.567 billion for the 3rd Quarter Soil Erosion Control Accelerated Intervention in six states. The...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Early childhood development key to achieving SDGs, says UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), says Early Childhood Development (ECD) is key to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Mrs Swadchet Sankey , Education...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Dangote donates N500m to victims of Kano markets fire disasters

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Succour came the way of over a thousand traders affected by the Kano Market fire disasters, as Dangote Group’s President, Aliko Dangote, made good his promise to donate N500 million to...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Why Facebook sited Africa’s first SME Council in Nigeria

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POPULAR social media platform Facebook, stunned Nigerian businessmen last week when it initiated a council for Startups and Small and Medium Enterprises, SMEs in Nigeria. This is what the small...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Aviation unions maintain stand against concession of airports

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The leadership of major aviation workers union has reiterated their stance against the plan by the Federal Government to concession the biggest four international airports in the country. Mr Ahmed...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari presents N8.612tn budget of Consolidation

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pegs exchange rate at N305/US$, GDP growth of 3.5 percent *** With Oil Benchmark at $45 per barrel , inflation rate of 12.4 percent ***Recurrent Costs of N3.494 trillion ***Debt Service of N2.014...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Tithe: Daddy Freeze replies Adeboye, says it is in the bible for one to buy beer

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The Lagos-based On Air Personality, OAP, Daddy Freeze, has replied the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye on the controversial tithe that made...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →