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Insecurity : Nigeria fast losing its reputation, NIPR warns

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By Michael Eboh The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, NIPR, Thursday, warned that Nigeria is fast losing its reputation as a result of the widespread insecurity and crisis fueled by divisive...

Thu Aug 1st, 2019     Read More →

A good moo from the Central Bank

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By Gambo Dori AS sound bites go, part of the speech of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, which he made after the meeting of the July 2019 edition of the Monetary Policy Committee, MPC,...

Thu Aug 1st, 2019     Read More →

Workers take campaign for textile sector revival to President Buhari

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…Demand Ministry of Textile industry, list other measures to rejuvenate sector By Victor Ahiuma- Young LEADERS of the National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers Union of...

Thu Aug 1st, 2019     Read More →

Court sentences 25-year-old man to death by hanging for killing friend over N20 loan

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Kano – A Kano High Court on Wednesday sentenced a 25-year-old man, Umar Yakubu, to death by hanging for stabbing his friend, Ibrahim Adamu, 22, to death during an argument over N20 loan. ...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

NAHCON to conclude airlift of intending pilgrims August 5 

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By Kayode Sanni-Arewa Madinnah- The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has said that the airlift of all intending Pilgrims for this year’s hajj would be concluded by August...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

MINISTERS: Senate confirms Akpabio, Akume, Fashola, Amaechi, 39 others

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By Henry Umoru THERE is nothing stopping President Muhammadu Buhari from forming his cabinet now. The Senate, yesterday, confirmed his 43 ministerial nominees for appointment. The lawmakers are...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

Shocks, surprises as Lawan announces names of 69 c’tee chairmen, deputies

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—IT was a mixed feeling of happiness, shocks, surprises and disappointment, yesterday, as President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, announced names of chairmen and...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

K-Pop Dance promoting Nigeria-South Korea cultural relations

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By Prisca SamDuru The annual k-Pop Dance competition organised by the South Korean Cultural Centre, Nigeria of the Embassy of the Republic of South Korea, took place on Saturday, 13 July, 2019 at...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Hajj 2019: 5 Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

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By Kayode Sanni-Arewa ,From Madinah, Saudi Arabia. The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, yesterday, disclosed that five Nigerian pilgrims have so far, lost their lives in the holy land...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

FG appoints Shaba as DG of Space Development Agency NASRDA

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The Federal Government has appointed Dr. Halilu Shaba Ahmad as the acting Director-General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), following the expiration of the two-term...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Senate gives 43 ministers-designate matching order, says they must work …

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate, Tuesday confirmed the forty- three Ministerial Nominees forwarded to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for Screening for onward presentation to President Muhammadu...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

AITEO Cup Final: Fans call for more stringent sanctions against crowd violence

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A cross-section of football fans on Sunday urged football authorities in the country to apply more stringent sanctions on clubs whose supporters get involved in violence at match venues. Reacting...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

CAF Champions League: Kano Pillars stay put in Kaduna for Kotoko

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Aiteo Cup winners Kano Pillars will remain in Kaduna to prepare for the first leg CAF Champions League tie against visiting Ashanti Kotoko of Kumasi, Ghana on August 9. Kano Pillars Kano State...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Senate to confirm 43 ministerial nominees today

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Screens Lai Mohammed, Nanono, Mamman today *20 of 40 screened nominees as to take a Bow and Go Lawan, Melaye exchange words over nominees being investigated by EFCC Transmit ministerial list to...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Simi storms Abuja for Amala 360°

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Simisola “Simi” Ogunleye, Nigeria’s top Afro-Pop Singer/Song-writer jets into Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory City, on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, to formally unveil Amala...

Mon Jul 29th, 2019     Read More →