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AKWA IBOM: APC, INEC in tug-of-war over polls materials

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By Chioma Onuegbu THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akwa Ibom State under the watch of Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Mike Igini is in a tug-of-war with the lawyers of...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

Baru, others receive Press Freedom Awards

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Dr Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Mr Adedayo Thomas, Executive Director of National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) have been...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

CBN threatens to publicize names, bar bank accounts of smugglers

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…distributes cotton seeds, inputs to 100,000 farmers By Bashir Bello KATSINA – The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele has on Monday threatened to publicise...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Containers, oil tankers to start movement goods through rail from Lagos to North

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Beginning from today (Tuesday) containers and oil tankers would start moving goods from Lagos ports through the newly acquired Railway wagons to the north. Hellish time back again: Fuel tankers...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Allow tribunal do its work, Ekpeyong warns Akpabio

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO- Senator-elect for Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District (Akwa Ibom North-West), Dr. Chris Ekpenyong, has warned former governor Godswill Akpabio, to stop the campaign of...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Community pharmacists restate commitment to Pharmacy Bill

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By Sola Ogundipe AS part of its resolve to obtain presidential assent to the Pharmacy Bill 2017, the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, called out community pharmacy...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

How can we survive when kidnapping is a new occupation? – Buhari

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday expressed worry over the current insecurity bedeviling the nation saying kidnapping has now become an occupation and industry...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

Ganduje moves to break Kano Emirate into four

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By Abdulmumin Murtala Kano State House of Assembly has yesterday initiated a move to create four additional Emirate Councils in the State that would elevate the current status of some District...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

Army bans motorcycles in Zamfara, Kano, Katsina, 4 other states

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By Joseph Erunke THE Nigerian Army has announced a ban in the operation of motorcycles within the forest of seven states in the North. They are Zamfara, Sokoto, Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Kebbi and...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENCY: Lawan to meet Ndume, Goje, takes campaign to media houses

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Calls for use of open ballot system to elect presiding officers PDP Senators yet to take position on a preferred candidate Goje yet to declare formally, Ndume vows to run By Henry Umoru, Assistant...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

No expectation of recession risks in 2019 — Sovereign Wealth boss

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The Managing Director, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA, Uche Orji, in this interview clarified the issue of apparent expectations of recession risks in 2019. He also talked about...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

How we survived bandits’ attacks — Katsina, Zamfara victims

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•Bandits killed all men, set our villages ablaze; 15 soldiers killed, 19 wounded in Borno •We lost five men, killed scores of terrorists– Military •Army bans use of...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s achievements can’t be questioned – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-THE Presidency yesterday said that nobody can question the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari as it posited that they are there for all to see. Senior...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Track political mercenaries, PDP charges army, security agencies

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By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has tasked the Army and other security agencies to track down political mercenaries and thugs allegedly smuggled into the country by the All...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity : Army bans use of Okada in Kano, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kebbi, Katsina, Kaduna & Niger states

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – In furtherance of its efforts at curtailing the murderous activities of armed bandits and kidnappers in Northern states, the Nigerian Army under its Exercise...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →