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Just in: 5,000 supporters dump Kwankwaso

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Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, who recently defected to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has lost no fewer than 5,000 of his supporters to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Kwankwaso The members...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria, 69 countries in India for education summit

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No fewer than 200 delegates from over 70 countries in Africa, Middle East and South East Asia are gathering in New Delhi for the 14th edition of higher education summit towards improving the...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Oil thieves threaten Rivers community

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*Criminal operate under smokescreen of Ijaw Youth Council *For permitting govt to use town as base to demolish illegal oil refineries By Davies Iheamnachor BILLE – OIL thieves working under...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

AFCON qualifier squad: Mikel’s name missing again

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Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has again left out captain Mikel John Obi from next month’s crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against South Africa after he...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Davido cancels show to please father

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By Rotimi Agbana Earlier in the year when Davido’s private jet arrived Nigeria after so much anticipation, rumors went viral on social media that his father, Deji Adeleke, may be the real...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

FG, UNICEF organise workshop for Bloggers on Promoting access to Education

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The Federal Ministry of Information in collaboration with the United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) has organised a two-day workshop in Kano, for Bloggers on Promoting access to...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Who will end violence in Kaduna?

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KADUNA State appears determined to reaffirm its long-standing reputation as the nation’s most violent state. Apart from Maiduguri, the epicentre of Boko Haram suicide attacks and insurgency;...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

A country that exports jobs, imports poverty

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By Owei Lakemfa THIS period has been a sobering one for me even as the country appears gripped in the excitement of politicking leading to the general elections next February. I am not excited...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, PDP and the Nigerian challenge

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By Ibrahim Dankwambo My dear compatriots, let me start by saying that contesting in the primaries for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) was an experience of a lifetime...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari faces imminent defeat in North East – Sen Bukar Ibrahim

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*Says Massive rigging will not save him, APC worse than PDP By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indications have emerged that ahead of the 2019 Presidential election, trouble may have reared its head in...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Federer claims 99th ATP title with Basel triumph

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Roger Federer defeated Romanian qualifier Marius Copil 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 on Sunday at the Swiss Indoors in Basel to win the 99th ATP Tour title of his career. Federer defeated; Photo AFP The Swiss...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Something must be wrong with our psyche – JNI

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The Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has warned politicians to stop arming youths, expressing indications of political interest in recent civil disorders in parts of Nigeria, including Kaduna...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

No, Rohr No

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By Patrick Omorodion with Sport Guard Each time the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF hires a manager for the Super Eagles, which it dubs Technical Adviser, it tells Nigerians that such a person is...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Army denies as Shiite alleges killing of 2 faithful in Zuba religious procession

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Nigerian Army last night claimed it was not aware of any clash by its personnel with members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria,otherwise known as Shiites in...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Pathetic stories of rejection, sexual harassment, forced marriage of children out of school

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By Chioma Obinna Does a child truly have rights in Nigeria? How useful is the Child Rights Act passed since 2003 and the Universal Basic Education, UBEC, Act enacted in 2004? These Acts, among...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →