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Nigerians can live happily together— Ekweremadu

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The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has said a united Nigeria where every citizen can actualise his or her potential in any part of the country irrespective of his or her ethnic or...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

No clash between Corps members and Soldiers in Kano– NYSC Coordinator

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Alhaji Ladan Baba, the Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kano has debunked media reports that there was a clash between soldiers and some corps members in the orientation...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Amb. Ngozi Kachickwu: Mobilizing one million to march against violence

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On the heels of a report that millions of Nigerians in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may face food crisis in 2018 following insurgency, flood, windstorm, dry spell, early...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina: Malami, Oyo-Ita, Magaji and the blame game

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By Emman Ovuakporie Abdulrashid Maina, one-time celebrated technocrat, fights for survival as corruption haunts him. It’s a case of the hunter becoming the hunted after Maina, in 2009-2013,...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Libyan returnees’ tales: I paid N.5 million for the journey from Benin to slavery — Ewere Joseph

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•Alex Otoide: I watched as our captors sold 20 girls in one night •New victims are heading to Libya — Osas Blessing By Simon Ebegbulem, Benin-City OVER 650 Libyan deportees...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Anaemena sees brighter prospect for Enyimba with Aigbogun

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Defender Ifeanyi Anaemena in his fourth season with Enyimba and a second chance to play continental club football believes the return of Paul Aigbogun to manage the squad is a big boost. Ifeanyi...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

How I’m tackling jailbreak, restoring discipline to Nigerian prisons — NPS CG, Ahmed

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Mr Ja’afaru Ahmed is a thoroughbred officer, who has held strategic positions in the Nigerian Prisons Service until May 2016 when President Muhammadu...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship: Mark, Ali, Gana, Suswam back South-West as Northern Youths revolt

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WITH barely a week to the elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stakeholders of the party from the north under the auspices of the Northern Elders and Leaders Forum have...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Let’s go back to Shagari years – Emeka Obasi

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President Muhammadu Buhari does not owe me explanations on why the Beret Boys forced President Shehu Shagari out of power in 1983.He was in Jos commanding a division before young officers crowned...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

VP Osinbajo, Gov. Amosun, others to attend new Akarigbo’s coronation

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The new Akarigbo of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, is to receive the official staff of office on Dec. 7 at the Gateway International Stadium in Sagamu, Ogun. The dignitaries, who are expected to...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

World AIDS Day : Kano govt proposes a bill on compulsory HIV Testing

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The Kano State Government said on Friday that it had been working to propose a bill on compulsory HIV/AIDS testing for all new couples in the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabiru Getso,...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Glo’s Everyday Bonanza spreads joy, touches lives

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From Lagos to Abuja, the expression on the faces of hundreds of Glo subscribers, who had gathered at Globacom’s retail outlets was the same— high expectation and subdued...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

I’m responsible for Maina’s reinstatement – PermSec, Interior Ministry

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By Emman Ovuakporie …Apologises to Head of Service …We stopped Maina’s salary in 2013 – Adeosun, Accountant-General …How did Maina save N2.7bn as a civil servant? ask...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Ex-CBN Deputy Gov. Moghalu wants NNPC partially privatised

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Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, former Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN), has called for a partial privatisation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC). Moghalu made this...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →